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Fehrman plans retirement from JFS, Brenneman appointed to fill vacancy

Fehrman plans retirement from JFS, Brenneman appointed to fill vacancy

| March 16, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Commissioners have named Danny Brenneman to replace Mindy Fehrman as Director of Coshocton County Department of Job and Family Services commencing with her retirement Oct. 1, 2017. Brenneman has been employed with the combined agency since 2000, first as the Administrator of the Workforce Development Division and in 2006 as […]

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Hillsdale Drive resident shares concerns with city council

| March 15, 2017

COSHOCTON – A Hillsdale Drive resident was back at city council’s March 13 meeting to plead her case for city water. Tina Dobson has been approaching Coshocton City Council now for about four years hoping to find a way to get her home, which is just outside city limits, connected to city water. “City water […]

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Commissioners discuss potential impact of Medicaid managed care sales tax loss

Commissioners discuss potential impact of Medicaid managed care sales tax loss

| March 14, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Commissioners met Monday, March 13 and discussed the negative effects of the Medicaid managed care sales tax loss. The commissioners met with State Senator Jay Hottinger on Friday, March 10 with several other representatives and county commissioners in attendance. Many topics were discussed including key financial decisions being proposed in […]

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Max Crown selected to fill service director role

Max Crown selected to fill service director role

| February 28, 2017

COSHOCTON – Mayor Steve Mercer announced at the Feb. 27 city council meeting that Max Crown will fill the shoes of Service Director Jerry Stenner after he retires in June. “We received multiple resumes and I had the opportunity to talk with about six people,” Mercer said. “We had some excellent candidates, but felt Max […]

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Statewide burning ban announced

Statewide burning ban announced

| February 27, 2017

COSHOCTON – Starting Wednesday, March 1, the statewide burning ban will be in effect. This prohibits the burning of wood, brush, weeds, grass, or rubbish of any kind between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. during the months of March, April, and May in the spring and October and November in the fall. […]

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City hall observes President’s Day

City hall observes President’s Day

| February 15, 2017

COSHOCTON – Coshocton City Hall will be closed Monday, Feb. 20 in observance of President’s Day. Kimble Company will run as scheduled. Coshocton City Council Committee Meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 5 p.m. in council chambers.

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Gibbs introduces bill to expand second amendment rights

Gibbs introduces bill to expand second amendment rights

| February 15, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Bob Gibbs recently introduced the Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act, a bill that expands Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens on water resources development projects owned and operated by the Army Corps of Engineers.  While legislation passed in May 2009 opened National Park Service and National Fish and Wildlife Service lands to […]

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City council looking at changing from two to four year terms

| February 14, 2017

COSHOCTON – Coshocton City Council is looking into having members serve four year terms instead of two and Council President Cliff Biggers had Councilman Brad Fuller report on the topic at their Feb. 13 meeting. “It would save time and money for the city because we wouldn’t have to have as many elections and these […]

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