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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AEP Conesville plant value depreciates substantially

AEP Conesville plant value depreciates substantially

| October 19, 2017

COSHOCTON – With the release of the Ohio Department of Taxation annual public utility tax values report for Coshocton County, it was reported that AEP Conesville plant has had a substantial depreciation in value. In 2016, the public utility value of the property was $72,701,140. This year, the value has been set at $34,791,960. “I […]

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Ribbon cutting held at artPARK

Ribbon cutting held at artPARK

| October 19, 2017

COSHOCTON – Twelve years ago, downtown Coshocton experienced a tragic loss when the Park Hotel burned to the ground. That lot then became a sand-filled space that was blocked off to any trespassers by the city of Coshocton. Today, that space is a far cry from an empty eyesore that it used to be. On […]

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Explore the beauty of Coshocton County this fall

Explore the beauty of Coshocton County this fall

| October 19, 2017

COSHOCTON – There is no place like Coshocton County in the fall. With the leaves changing and the cooler temperatures coming in, Coshocton is the perfect place to spend an autumn afternoon. This weekend is filled with fun activities to do in Coshocton County and surrounding areas. A tradition that many people in Coshocton County […]

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Coshocton County Coordinated Transportation to close office for training

Coshocton County Coordinated Transportation to close office for training

| October 18, 2017

COSHOCTON – Nic Carey, consolidated mobility manager of Coshocton County Coordinated Transportation Agency, met with the Coshocton County Commissioners on Wednesday, Oct. 18, to discuss the possibility of closing the CCCTA office for two days to train new employees. These two days will not affect transportation, but calls regarding requests will not be taken during […]

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Creno’s Pizza opens in Downtowner Plaza

Creno’s Pizza opens in Downtowner Plaza

| October 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – Creno’s Pizza is now open in the Downtowner Plaza in Coshocton. Manager Ryan Haynes said the opening was the biggest Creno’s Pizza opening he has ever seen and so far, they have crushed both daily and weekly sales records. “It’s been so busy, we can’t send enough stuff through,” he said. “The dining […]

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Elks donate to County Veterans Commission

Elks donate to County Veterans Commission

| October 16, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is celebrating its 150th birthday. Each lodge was able to apply for an anniversary grant of $1,500. The Coshocton Elks decided to donate the money to the Coshocton County Veterans Commission for their work with the local veterans. The funds are earmarked for the Honor Flight Columbus. “To the […]

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Improvements made at Lake Park

Improvements made at Lake Park

| October 11, 2017

COSHOCTON – Some improvements have been made and are currently being made at Lake Park on State Route 83. The pavilion is seeing the majority of improvements as both the exterior and interior of the building have been painted. The interior is being painted by Ed Adams and the exterior is being painted by Varnes […]

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Sale of Champions showcases youth achievements

Sale of Champions showcases youth achievements

| October 9, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Junior Fair Auction is always an exciting night for 4-H members to showcase their grand and reserve grand champion livestock. Hunter Arena was packed Thursday, Oct. 5 as animals were sold to the highest bidder and 4-H members said goodbye (some tearfully) to their animals. The grand champion dairy feeder was the […]

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