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Mark’s Musings – April 12, 2017

Mark’s Musings – April 12, 2017

| April 11, 2017

Due to some other obligations I am putting this together on Sunday before The Masters. Obviously, by the time you read this another iconic green jacket will have been awarded. As I write this edition of Mark’s Musings, a Brit and a Spaniard are leading The Masters heading into Sunday’s round with three Americans right […]

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Easter Egg Hunt held in West Lafayette

Easter Egg Hunt held in West Lafayette

| April 10, 2017

WEST LAFAYETTE – Chief Klopfenstein of the West Lafayette Police Department welcomed a large crowd of adults and excited children to the first Easter Egg Hunt held at Burt Park on Saturday, April 8. Children were split into two age groups (2-5, 6-10) and turned loose in taped off areas of the park to search […]

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Annual clean-up held at Lake Park

Annual clean-up held at Lake Park

| April 10, 2017

COSHOCTON – Despite the chilly temperatures, a large group of volunteers met at Lake Park on April 8 to begin the process of spring cleaning. Workers started around 9 a.m. and a free lunch was provided by the Friends of the Park at noon. Lori Everhart, park director, said volunteers were each given a task […]

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Hand bells ring for Habitat for Humanity

Hand bells ring for Habitat for Humanity

| April 10, 2017

COSHOCTON – The sweet sounds of bells filled the fellowship hall of the Presbyterian Church on Sunday, April 9 for the 17th Annual Ring the Bells for Habitat Concert. Hand bell choirs from three churches, Central Christian, Grace United Methodist and the Presbyterian Church, performed songs individually and as a large group. A fourth church, […]

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Fun ways to hop into the Easter spirit

Fun ways to hop into the Easter spirit

| April 6, 2017

Here are some family friendly ways to get hopping on the Easter season! Bunny Hop 5K and Kids Fun Run: Saturday, April 8, River View Community Park. Same-day registration is from 8 to 8:45 a.m. The 5k will be $20 for kids and $30 for adults. For more information, visit dkraces.com or look up DK […]

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CHS tennis – April 4

CHS tennis – April 4

| April 5, 2017

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Mark’s Musings – April 4, 2017

Mark’s Musings – April 4, 2017

| April 4, 2017

            Who thought that there was any women’s basketball team that could beat UConn? Maybe ever. Everyone pretty much expected them to roll to another title this year. Apparently, no one told the ladies from Mississippi State. Despite a heroic effort from the Bulldogs in the NCAA National semi-final game […]

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Sportsmanship highlights adult Kiwanis Track & Field Day

| March 31, 2017

COSHOCTON – Winning ribbons is fun and exciting, but the highlights of the adult day for the Kiwanis Track & Field events all centered on cheering for friends and celebrating the victories of each athlete. The event was held on Tuesday, March 28 at Kids America and featured the athletic skills of 75- 80 athletes. […]

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