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Youth Chorale presents season finale

Youth Chorale presents season finale

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Youth Chorale, an ensemble of 51 high school singers from eight area schools, will present their final concert of the season on Friday, May 25, at the Roscoe United Methodist Church, 475 High Street in Roscoe Village, Coshocton. The 90-minute program will begin at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open at 7 […]

Ianniello family battles Lyme disease

Ianniello family battles Lyme disease

COSHOCTON – For two years Jon and Terri Ianniello’s oldest daughter Sydney dealt with symptoms that no doctor could seem to explain. “We went to multiple doctors, but it was a nutritionist that finally suggested we have her tested for Lyme disease,” Jon said. Sydney was so fatigued that she would have to lie back […]

Learn more about preserving downtown

Learn more about preserving downtown

COSHOCTON – Our Town Coshocton in conjunction with the Port Authority and support of local leaders has engaged the historic preservation consulting firm Naylor Wellman, LLC for the creation of a National Register Historic District for the downtown commercial area. The public is invited to learn more about this project during a meeting scheduled for […]

Nationally recognized summer STEM camp coming to Coshocton Elementary

COSHOCTON – Camp Invention®, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment camp program, is coming to Coshocton Elementary School the week of June 18. A program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF) in partnership with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Camp Invention challenges children in Grades K-6 to find their “inner inventor” […]

Coshocton Christian School hosts reading awards ceremony

Coshocton Christian School hosts reading awards ceremony

COSHOCTON – After the students at the Coshocton Christian School in grades K-6 read 848 books collectively last year, the lay librarian, Michele Obarrow, challenged the students to read 1,000 books collectively this year. They more than surpassed that goal with 1,450 books read collectively this school year and celebrated that accomplishment at a ceremony […]

County Road 367 closure

County Road 367 closure

COSHOCTON – Coshocton County Engineer Frederick Wachtel announced County Road 367 in Perry Township will be closed Monday, May 22 for culvert repair. The road will be open to traffic by 3 p.m. The work will force the closure of County Road 367 between State Route 541 and County Road 92. Anyone with questions may […]

Sports

Pendola earns All-Ohio honors

AUSTINTOWN – Nine Baldwin Wallace University women’s track and field student-athletes, including River View High School graduate Bella Pendola, were named to the 2018 Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference team. In order to be selected to the Academic All-OAC team, a student-athlete must be a sophomore or higher in class standing, maintain varsity status and have […]

Rinehart R100 traveling archery tournament coming to Coshocton

Rinehart R100 traveling archery tournament coming to Coshocton

COSHOCTON – Calling all archery-enthusiast families in Coshocton! Rinehart Targets®, manufacturers of the most durable and lifelike 3-D archery targets in the world, would like you to join them for a full weekend of archery fun and friendly competition at the Rinehart R100 taking place May 26-27 at the Coshocton Sportsmen Club in Coshocton. This […]

Lingo wins big bass

COSHOCTON – The Three Rivers Bass Masters fished May 20 at the Charles Mill Tournament. Awards went to: First place – Brett Lingo, 10.28 lbs.; second place – Gary Mansfield, 8.69 lbs.; third place – Jim Eckelberry, 8.26 lbs.; and Big Bass – Brett Lingo, 3.65 lbs. Club meetings are held at Hardee’s on South […]

Ladies golf

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Hickory Flats Tuesday evening ladies golf league met May 5. Play of the day was most 2 putts. Winners were: A flight – Sue Olinger and B flight – Betty Fender. Low scores were: Sue Olinger – 44; Connie Lahna, Missy Vanderkam – 46; and Jane Mautz – 47. The River […]

Skyler Stewart headed to Walsh

Skyler Stewart headed to Walsh

WARSAW – Another Stewart is headed off to Walsh University to continue their athletic career. Skyler Stewart, a senior at River View High School, signed her letter of intent to compete with Walsh’s track team on May 16. Earlier this spring her brother Keith committed to Walsh to play football. The graduating set of triplets […]

Elks Golf League results shared

NEWCOMERSTOWN – Coshocton #376 and Newcomerstown #1555 met May 14 for the Elks Golf League at Hickory Flats Golf Course. Results were: Low Gross (37): Bob Olinger and Bill Olinger Low Net (34):  Greg Porcher, Bill Olinger, Branden Smith and Bob Olinger High Points (12.00): Terry Lowe and Branden Smith Most Bogeys (7): Ron Richards […]

Opinion

Mark’s Musings – May 23, 2018

Mark’s Musings – May 23, 2018

To say that May is a busy month would be a vast understatement. I think it is the busiest when you consider graduations, graduation celebrations and the true beginning of outdoor activities and work in our part of Ohio. You can mow the yard more than once a week – and some do – work […]

Mark’s Musings – May 16, 2018

Mark’s Musings – May 16, 2018

A precious, intelligent and beautiful young woman beloved by our community lost her battle with cancer on Friday, May 11. A moment of silence was held during the opening ceremony of the 24th annual Coshocton County Relay for Life in a fitting tribute to a life cut short here on earth but a life that […]

Mark’s Musings – May 9, 2018

Mark’s Musings – May 9, 2018

A funny thing happened on the way to spring. Once you crank up the mower and/or the weed eater, start moving some dirt or putting down mulch you tend to forget all about winter and the challenges it delivers with a snowball packed punch. That is, until you trip over the dang snow shovel you […]

Mark’s Musings – May 2, 2018

Mark’s Musings – May 2, 2018

Now we are full speed into spring! Yards are being mowed, flowers are blooming and leaves are beginning to emerge. It is a wonderful time to live in Coshocton County. Soon it will be time to till the soil for a garden as farmers are already into planting as the earth dries out from the […]

Mark’s Musings – April 25, 2018

Mark’s Musings – April 25, 2018

Well, it appears that spring – perhaps – perhaps – has finally sprung! We are all ready for some warmer weather, the singing of birds, green grass, flowers and leaves on the trees. We all know that this also brings the inevitable bugs and insects but after such a long wait for spring, bring ‘em […]

Mark’s Musings – April 18, 2018

Mark’s Musings – April 18, 2018

It’s time to make a decision. In fact, I would surmise that it is past time to make this particular decision. This specific decision really impacts all of us. That’s right. Every single one of us. Every color and every creed. It is not very often that we hear that in today’s polarized society. We […]

Notices

Legal Notice

Having been petitioned by the Oxford Township Trustees for the vacation of all of TR 1248, known as High Street and Portions of Oxford Street and Evens Street in the unincorporated Village of Orange, Oxford Township, and as recorded in Plat Book 1 (transcribed), Page 156. Being all of the maintained portion of TR 1248, […]

Legal Notice

The Mill Creek Township Trustees meeting for May will be rescheduled for Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:00 pm in the township house meeting room due to the Memorial Day holiday. Michael Daugherty, Fiscal Officer CCB: May 23’18

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for May 22, 2018

On May 21, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 4 complaint (s)   Accidents 4:08 P.M.  Carolyn McElfresh of West Lafayette was struck by Paige Patterson of West Lafayette at the 5 point intersection.   Complaints 2:19 A.M.  Deputies attempted to make a traffic stop on South Lawn Avenue near Popular Street […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for May 21, 2018

On May 20, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 accident (s) and 3 complaint (s)   Accidents 2;43 A.M.  Lindsey Von Allman of Newark reported a hit skip accident in fron of the Warehouse Steak and Stein in Roscoe Village.   Complaints 11:42 A.M.  Employee at Sears reported the theft of merchandise.   1:49 P.M.  […]

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for May 20, 2018

  On May 19, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 accident (s) and 0 complaint (s)   Accidents None Reported.   Complaints None Reported.   coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for May 19, 2018

  On May 18, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 accident (s) and 1 complaint (s)   Accidents 5:34 P.M.  Chris Lesher of Coshocton reported someone backed into his vehicle and left the scene.   9:53 P.M. Officers responded to a report of an accident with injuries at the intersection of SR 16 and TR […]

Obituaries

Robert J. Pingle

COSHOCTON – Robert J. Pingle, known to friends as “Bob” went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the age of 79. Bob had suffered a long battle of Parkinson’s disease. He was born December 13 in Uhrichsville, Ohio to Sylvia (Pickenstein) and John Pingle. Bob attended school in Uhrichsville and […]

Mary Lee Legge

PLAINFIELD – Mary Lee Legge, 90, of Plainfield passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Coshocton Regional Medical Center.  She was born in Coshocton on October 10, 1927 to the late Clyde and Lenora (Derr) Duling. On April 6, 1946 Mary Lee Married Charles William Legge, they were married for almost 50 years before […]

Ronnie Wendell Fisher

Ronnie Wendell Fisher

COSHOCTON – Ronnie Wendell Fisher, age 77, of Coshocton, passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2018, surrounded by his loved ones and in the comfort of his home. Ronnie was born in Coshocton County on June 20, 1940 to the late Mose and Norma (Fortune) Fisher. He graduated from Keene High School in 1958. On […]

Lois Jane Chaney

Lois Jane Chaney

WEST LAFAYETTE – Lois Jane Chaney, 88, of West Lafayette, Ohio passed away at her home on May 19, 2018.  Jane was born in Newcomerstown to the late Earl and Florence (Regula) Chaney on February 19, 1930. Jane retired from Ansel Edmonts in Coshocton as an office manager for numerous years.  She was an excellent […]

Ramona “Monie” Untied

COSHOCTON – Ramona “Monie” Untied, 70, of Coshocton passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.  She was born in Coshocton on July 11, 1947 to the late Earl and Maude (Ochsenbein) Saylor. She is survived by her two brothers Lawrence “Donnie” (Judy) Saylor of Coshocton and Richard (Mary) Saylor of […]

Anthony Joseph Cognion

Anthony Joseph Cognion

COSHOCTON – Anthony Joseph Cognion, age 79 of Coshocton, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Signature Health Care. He was born July 26, 1938 in Coshocton to the late Ambrose and Marie (Scott) Cognion. He worked at Edmont Manufacturing in maintenance. He enjoyed working on cars and tractors where he would tear engines apart […]

E-Edition

May 23, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

May 23, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

This week’s e-edition of The Coshocton County Beacon is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

May 16, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

May 16, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

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May 9, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

May 9, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

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May 2, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

May 2, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

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April 25, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

April 25, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

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April 18, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

April 18, 2018 Coshocton County Beacon

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for May 18, 2018

| May 21, 2018

On May 17, 2018 the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 accident (s) and 1 complaint (s)   Accidents 12:30 P.M.  Erin Mack of Coshocton failed to yield at the intersection of Chestnut and North 2nd Streets and struck Gregory Hall of West Lafayette who was stopped at the light.   11:13 P.M.  Olivia Stone of Coshocton […]

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Wyler presented with scholarship

Wyler presented with scholarship

| May 21, 2018

FRESNO – Norma Ruble had the pleasure of presenting Jenna Wyler with a $1,250 scholarship she won from The Ohio Grange Patrons of Husbandry Foundation. The presentation was made during the Progressive Valley Grange’s May 17 meeting. “They had four applications and said Jenna’s was awesome,” Ruble said. John Price, from the Ohio State Grange, […]

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McBurney wins Joyce M. Davis Distinguished Member award

McBurney wins Joyce M. Davis Distinguished Member award

| May 21, 2018

COSHOCTON – Emily McBurney, Coshocton Business and Professional Women (BPW) member was surprised by BPW Ohio Distinguished Member Chair Charisse Kellums at the 98th Annual BPW Ohio State Conference in Berlin, on Saturday, May 19 as the 2018 Joyce M. Davis Distinguished Member award winner. McBurney joined Coshocton BPW Jan. 22 2008. She was the […]

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Coshocton Antique Flea Market announces dates

Coshocton Antique Flea Market announces dates

| May 21, 2018

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Antique Flea Market has announced their 2018 dates. The first one of the season will be May 26 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. All shows will be held at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds in Commercial Building #2. They will also be at the Hot Air Balloon Festival on Thursday, June […]

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Deadline to apply for College Aspire workshop approaching soon

Deadline to apply for College Aspire workshop approaching soon

| May 18, 2018

COSHOCTON – Youth ages 15-18 seeking free hands-on, engaging summer workshop may apply to participate in the College Aspire summer workshop program at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC), June 11 – 15. Workshops in entrepreneurship or electrical and solar circuit technology are taught by college faculty on the COTC Coshocton campus. College Aspire demonstrates to […]

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