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ALDI undergoing renovations

| February 12, 2018

COSHOCTON – Remodeling at ALDI on South Second Street will lead to the store temporarily being closed in April, but it will reopen with a fresh new look at the end of May. “Renovations at our Coshocton store are part of our $1.6 billion nationwide plan, announced last February, to update more than 1,300 U.S. […]

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Conidi turns passion into career

Conidi turns passion into career

| February 12, 2018

COSHOCTON – Andrew Conidi has always had a passion for computers. Now, he is able to turn his passion into a career in his hometown of Coshocton. “I’ve always had a passion for computers,” said Conidi. “Ever since I was about 12, I’ve been working on computers. It’s something that’s constantly evolving. There’s always something […]

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Mark’s Musings – February 14, 2018

Mark’s Musings – February 14, 2018

| February 12, 2018

Our world is filled with negativity and the constant influx of bad news. School shootings, tragedies and the senseless deaths of law enforcement officers occupy the news. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and loved ones of the two Westerville police officers who were killed while responding to a domestic call over […]

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Conkle defending Elks Hoop Shoot Title

Conkle defending Elks Hoop Shoot Title

| February 5, 2018

COSHOCTON – On Feb. 17, Colton Conkle will be defending his state Elks Hoop Shoot Champion title at Gahana Middle School. “I’ve been playing since I was 5-years-old. I first started playing basketball at Kids America. I enjoy playing basketball because it gives me the opportunity to play against other kids to make me better,” […]

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Health, Safety and Wellness Expo draws large crowd

Health, Safety and Wellness Expo draws large crowd

| February 5, 2018

COSHOCTON – The gym and cafeteria at Coshocton Elementary School were full on Feb. 3 for the annual Health, Safety and Wellness Expo sponsored by the Coshocton County Chamber of Commerce and the Coshocton Regional Medical Center. More than 30 vendors offered a wide variety of information about health and safety issues, while the CRMC […]

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Visit the Health, Safety and Wellness Expo

Visit the Health, Safety and Wellness Expo

| February 1, 2018

COSHOCTON – “We have been told that a visit to the Health, Safety and Wellness Expo actually saved lives,” said Amy Stockdale, from the Coshocton County Chamber of Commerce, when asked why the community should attend the Health, Safety and Wellness Expo that is sponsored annually by the chamber. “One woman told us that suspicious-looking […]

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Mark’s Musings – January 31, 2018

Mark’s Musings – January 31, 2018

| January 30, 2018

The Super Bowl is here and, once again, the New England Patriots are competing. This really does not come as a surprise to anyone anymore. How do they do it? They have a system, a phenomenal quarterback, a great coach (didn’t he coach the Browns?) and a fantastic supporting cast. Despite all that, I am […]

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Mark’s Musings – January 24, 2018

Mark’s Musings – January 24, 2018

| January 23, 2018

A movie with Tom Hanks is usually a sure winner and “The Post” does not disappoint. For those that are familiar with the story and even those that are not, “The Post” hits a home run in just how the so called Pentagon Papers spelled the beginning of the end of the Vietnam War. Co-star […]

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