Beth Scott

Beth Scott

I have been employed at the Coshocton County Beacon since September 2009 as a news reporter and assistant graphic artist. I am a 2004 graduate of Newcomerstown High School and a 2008 graduate of Capital University with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing. I am married to John Scott and live in Newcomerstown. We have two beautiful daughters, Amelia Grace Scott and Leanna Rose Scott.

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Coshocton Elementary School hands out popsicles to students

Coshocton Elementary School hands out popsicles to students

| August 15, 2019

COSHOCTON – On Thursday, Aug. 15, the staff at Coshocton Elementary School handed out popsicles to their students at various locations throughout the city including the courtsquare, City Hall, Papa John’s, Glenview Way, The Meadows, Himebaugh Lot, and Bancroft Park. Pictured is Sophia Dean, who will be going to kindergarten this year, as she meets […]

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Roscoe Landscaping in need of volunteers

Roscoe Landscaping in need of volunteers

| August 13, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Roscoe Landscape Department is asking for volunteers to help them with decorations for the upcoming holiday season through a series of informal workshops led by Diana Swigert. “I love to dry [flowers] and suddenly, I have this urge to share my knowledge and I didn’t have an outlet,” said Swigert. “I hope […]

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Bakersville Homecoming draws people from all over Ohio

Bakersville Homecoming draws people from all over Ohio

| August 12, 2019

BAKERSVILLE – The annual Bakersville Homecoming is a tradition in the small community that draws people from all over Ohio and surrounding states. With tractor pulls, musical entertainment, and the ever-popular chicken barbecue provided by the Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department, the homecoming is likened to a big family reunion. At about 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. […]

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Coshocton Handicapped Society installs first aluminum ramp

Coshocton Handicapped Society installs first aluminum ramp

| August 9, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Handicapped Society recently received a grant from the Coshocton Foundation in the amount of $10,000 specifically for two separate programs. The grant allotted $8,000 for the construction of aluminum ramps that the handicapped society installs on homes of those with disabilities. In the past, the society only installed wooden ramps, […]

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Get lost in a field of sunshine at Coshocton KOA’s second annual sunflower festival

Get lost in a field of sunshine at Coshocton KOA’s second annual sunflower festival

| August 7, 2019

COSHOCTON – Walk through fields of sunshine during Coshocton KOA’s second annual Coshocton Sunflower Festival beginning Friday, Aug. 16 through Sunday, Aug. 18. This festival is unique to the Coshocton area and features four acres of 44 different varieties of sunflowers. Sunflowers range in height, texture, and color. Stroll through the rows of sunflowers towering […]

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Woodward breaks record at Ohio State Fair

| August 7, 2019

COLUMBUS – Johnathan Woodward has been showing animals at the Coshocton County Fair for four years including turkeys, ducks, chickens, and rabbits. He has graced the arena at the Ohio State Fair for the past three years showing his animals, but this year’s Ohio State Fair was a bit different. When Woodward took his turkey […]

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Ridgewood Elementary provides clothing for those in need

| August 6, 2019

WEST LAFAYETTE – Families who have children attending Ridgewood Elementary can find a new outfit for any member of the family at the Ridgewood Elementary School Clothing Closet. The closet is located in the modular area by the playground and is open every weekday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. or by appointment. Currently, the […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for August 2, 2019

| August 5, 2019

On August 1, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 (s) and 3 complaint(s). Accidents: None Reported.   Complaints: 9:41 A.M.  Circle K of Coshocton reported a female shoplifter.   2:16 P.M.  A Coshocton woman came in the station to report that her social security information had been stole and used.   5:42 P.M.  A West Lafayette […]

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