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28th annual chocolate extravaganza held at Career Center

28th annual chocolate extravaganza held at Career Center

| February 17, 2020

Chocolate lovers started lining up before 3 p.m. Feb. 15 to be first to choose their desserts at the 28th annual chocolate extravaganza held at the Coshocton County Career Center. The event is a popular fundraiser for the Pomerene Center of the Arts. Anne Cornell said all of the desserts are made by local people, […]

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Public school officials oppose expansion of state voucher program

| February 14, 2020

Public school officials and advocates in Ohio are opposing the expansion of a state voucher program that would require local public tax dollars to pay for students to attend private schools. The Ohio EdChoice Scholarship Program provides vouchers for eligible students in grades K-12 whose school buildings are designated as underperforming, as designated by the […]

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BPW scholarship forms available

| February 14, 2020

Forms for the Joan McNeely Working Woman Scholarship from Coshocton Business and Professional Women (BPW) are available at Jacobs Vanaman Insurance, The Coshocton Beacon, COTC-Coshocton Campus, Ohio Means Jobs (located in lower level of Job & Family Services), and the Coshocton or West Lafayette Public Libraries. Eligible women must live or work in Coshocton County; […]

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Fund being started after vandalism continues at Royer Chapel

Fund being started after vandalism continues at Royer Chapel

| February 14, 2020

Don Royer’s relative Anne Royer had a chapel built in 1897 as a tribute to her husband Martin. The chapel in Franklin Township is still standing more than 100 years after first being constructed, but it has unfortunately experienced its share of heartaches. In December 2002 it was destroyed by arson. Don Royer rebuilt the […]

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City income tax returns due April 15

City income tax returns due April 15

| February 13, 2020

Coshocton City Income Tax Returns are due Wednesday, April 15. Coshocton City Tax Return preparation is offered in the office from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Pre-prepared returns can be dropped off during normal office hours from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. to noon Friday. […]

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United Way reaches 100 percent of fundraising goal

United Way reaches 100 percent of fundraising goal

| February 13, 2020

United Way supporters gathered together to celebrate a successful fundraising campaign during the annual awards breakfast held Feb. 13 at Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. “Happy 80th birthday to us,” said Tom Heading, president of the United Way Board of Directors. “Since 1940 the United Way has been serving Coshocton County through generous citizens, like […]

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Census information can be filled out at library

Census information can be filled out at library

| February 13, 2020

In mid-March, homes across the country will begin receiving invitations to complete the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you can respond online, by phone, or by mail. The Census Bureau is highly recommending that responses be completed online. The Coshocton Public Library offers free access to computers and the Internet during regular hours of […]

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Warsaw Alumni Scholarship applications available

Warsaw Alumni Scholarship applications available

| February 13, 2020

The Warsaw Alumni Association is offering scholarships to River View graduating seniors who attended Warsaw Elementary School. These scholarships will be of $1,000 from the Warsaw Alumni Association, the Clodaugh Brenneman Cline Scholarship, the Lawrence Memorial Scholarship, the Davis Educational Grant and the Buxton Memorial Award. In the past, several families of the community and […]

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