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Mark’s Musings – August 21, 2019

Mark’s Musings – August 21, 2019

| August 20, 2019

School is in session as the saying goes. But it really is! Following a summer of rain, heat, humidity, more rain, some beautiful days, and more rain, the youngsters are back in the classroom. Let’s be careful out there and take an extra minute to pay attention. Is it just me or do we typically […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 14, 2019

Mark’s Musings – August 14, 2019

| August 13, 2019

Once again Coshocton County has proven that it is not the size of the community but the size of the commitment of that community. The annual United Way “Taste of Coshocton” event held last Thursday is another example of how our community pulls together – or was that pulled pork – ha, ha – heard […]

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Fifteenth annual Taste of Coshocton held at Lake Park Pavilion

Fifteenth annual Taste of Coshocton held at Lake Park Pavilion

| August 9, 2019

COSHOCTON – For 15 years, people have started lining up at the Lake Park Pavilion well before the time doors will be opened so they can be the first to sample the treats at the Taste of Coshocton. This year was no exception as the line began to form before 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 7, 2019

Mark’s Musings – August 7, 2019

| August 6, 2019

It is difficult to write about the joys and wonderful events that we can experience here in Coshocton County with tragedies happening across the nation, specifically this past weekend in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. The simple answer is to say that hate is a human behavior that has yet to be solved. But […]

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Watermelon eating contest a highlight of park social

Watermelon eating contest a highlight of park social

| August 5, 2019

WARSAW – The first weekend in August is a time for friends, family and fun at the River View Community Park annual social. The highlights of the weekend include a baseball tournament, chicken barbeque, music, watermelon eating contest and a duck race. Jesse Fischer, park board president, said the weather was perfect for the social […]

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Mark’s Musings – July 31, 2019

Mark’s Musings – July 31, 2019

| July 31, 2019

It was a weekend with a flurry of activity here in Coshocton County! You might think that as we start moving toward August and the lazy, hazy days of late summer – those days before school starts again – the level of activity and events would slow down. It is especially important for those that […]

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Coshocton churches unite on RHS’s football field

Coshocton churches unite on RHS’s football field

| July 29, 2019

WEST LAFAYETTE – On July 28 churches across the county came together at Ridgewood High School’s football stadium for a huge morning service organized by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). The FCA is a program focused on ministry and fellowship between Christian athletes in the high schools. Pastors and church leaders dedicate their time […]

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Public hearing held on sales tax increase

| July 25, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Commissioners held a public hearing at their July 24 meeting for the purpose of the discussing the half percent sales tax. No one attended the hearing and the commissioners moved on to approve a motion to sign Resolution 2019-050 to continue the increase in the rate of the sales tax […]

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