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Beth Scott

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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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Fischer continues family-owned business and gives back to community

Fischer continues family-owned business and gives back to community

| April 23, 2018

WARSAW – Jesse Fischer, fourth generation at his family-owned funeral home, Fischer Funeral Home, in Warsaw and Danville, has been a lifelong resident of Coshocton County and he wouldn’t have it any other way. “The family business was the number one reason I stayed in Coshocton County, but also being able to continue helping in […]

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Fischer signs with Mt. Union

Fischer signs with Mt. Union

| April 20, 2018

WARSAW – Caleb Fischer has been swimming for the past six years and just recently went to the state meet where he was awarded 14th place overall and broke a school record. “It felt good because I also got the River View school record as well,” he said. Chrissie Fischer, Caleb’s mom, remembers that day […]

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Coshocton Senior Center volunteers log more than 2,800 hours

Coshocton Senior Center volunteers log more than 2,800 hours

| April 19, 2018

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Senior Center celebrated its 31 volunteers during National Volunteer Appreciation Week on Wednesday, April 18 with a special recognition ceremony and luncheon. The 31 volunteers gave 2,848 hours combined of volunteer time in 2017. Christy Neighbor, director of the senior center, gave a brief presentation about the valuable commodity volunteers give […]

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New garden center opens in Coshocton

New garden center opens in Coshocton

| April 10, 2018

COSHOCTON – A new garden center officially opened for business on a snowy April afternoon in Coshocton. Sprout Garden Center, 601 W. Chestnut St., is owned and operated by Penny Rouse, originally from Uhrichsville. “We are super excited to be part of Coshocton,” said Rouse. “I couldn’t have asked for a better location. I hope […]

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Winners of piano competition announced

Winners of piano competition announced

| April 9, 2018

COSHOCTON – The 30th annual Edward E. Montgomery Jr. Piano Competition was held Sunday, April 8 at 7 p.m. at the Triple Locks Theatre. Four finalists were selected to perform in the junior division and three finalists were selected for the senior division. Finalists in the junior division were Kiera McPeck, Brianna McConnell, Connor Stevens-Woolery, […]

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Soil essential for everyday life

| April 4, 2018

COSHOCTON – Soil is responsible for everything we eat. Not only does soil produce vegetables, but it also produces the grass or grain for livestock. There are approximately 40 different types of soil and each can be used for different things. Coshocton County is mostly made up of silt loam soil, which is the most […]

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Young back on the farm after summer accident

| April 4, 2018

WALHONDING – On Aug. 31, 2017, Ben Young’s life was forever changed when he was involved in a farm accident while brush hogging in his back yard. “I turned to go down the hill and because it was so dry, I slid to the bottom of the hill,” said Young. “There’s a township road there […]

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Adams to start new position at OSU Extension in July

| April 4, 2018

COSHOCTON – Emily Adams and Jenny Strickler from OSU Extension Coshocton County met with Coshocton County Commissioners on Wednesday, March 28 to discuss updates to the OSU Extension staffing and the results of a recent survey that was mailed out to all Coshocton County citizens last September and distributed at various events, including the Coshocton […]

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