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Mark’s Musings – July 19, 2017

Mark’s Musings – July 19, 2017

| July 18, 2017

Have you stopped to smell the roses lately? Well, I actually mean the flowers. More specifically, I am referring to the gorgeous flowers that adorn Main Street and much of the downtown Coshocton area. They are beautiful and provide a lovely fragrance as you walk along the sidewalk. Thanks to the folks working with the […]

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JAKES event was a time for fun and education

JAKES event was a time for fun and education

| July 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – The annual J.A.K.E.S (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics, Sportsmanship) was held on Saturday, July 15 at the Coshocton County Sportsmen’s Club. The event is sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation and is put on by a local committee of 11 people. Dwaine Scheetz, event coordinator, said, “This is a learning day. We teach […]

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Carnival goers fill Salvation Army gym

Carnival goers fill Salvation Army gym

| July 14, 2017

COSHOCTON – The gym of the Salvation Army was full as children ran from game to game and adults enjoyed watching them have fun. Plenty of hot dogs and popcorn were available for lunch and the bounce house was a huge hit. The Hopewell Industries carnival was definitely a success. Tory Sines, Hopewell Industries employee, […]

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New room for EMS crew leads to special bond with hospital employee

New room for EMS crew leads to special bond with hospital employee

| July 11, 2017

COSHOCTON – “Have a great day! Be safe in the snow. Thanks for being such great EMT’s. Shikara” The note covers the center of the paper. The rest of the paper is full of the responses. “Thank you for the fruit cups!” “You are awesome!”  “Thank you so much – keep up the good work.” […]

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Mark’s Musings – July 12, 2017

Mark’s Musings – July 12, 2017

| July 11, 2017

Anytime that you can pull together several businesses and organizations throughout the community to create something cool that is a good thing. There are numerous examples of this spread around Coshocton County – the Playvilion at Lake Park is just one example that comes to mind. The most recent example is of course, the artPARK […]

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2017 4-H Camp

2017 4-H Camp

| July 10, 2017

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13th annual Black Bears Summer Track and Field Meet held

13th annual Black Bears Summer Track and Field Meet held

| July 10, 2017

WARSAW – The cheers were loud as competitors of all ages gathered at the 13th annual Black Bear Summer Track and Field All Comers Classic was held on Saturday, July 8 at Don Rushing Stadium at River View High School. Anyone, ages 4 and up, was welcome to compete in a variety of events. Cyrus […]

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Dogs take over First Friday celebration

Dogs take over First Friday celebration

| July 10, 2017

COSHOCTON – Coshocton went to the dogs during the First Friday Celebration on July 7. Several local residents brought their furry best friends to show off and meet other dog lovers. A dog parade was held around the court square at 6:30. Loki, an 18 month old Great Dane, was by far the largest dog […]

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