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Maintenance work being done at Playvilion

Maintenance work being done at Playvilion

| July 20, 2018

COSHOCTON – The Lake Park Playvilion is receiving a facelift. Varns Sandblasting is power washing all of the equipment, staining everything that is natural wood and painting everything that is painted including the tables and trash cans outside of the playground area. “The Playvilion was built in 1997 and it’s been an average of every […]

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Songs of summer

| July 17, 2018

COSHOCTON – I may be a child of the 1980s, but long before I had my own tape player I was introduced to my mom’s record collection. The Monkees were my favorite. I spent many summer days being a “Daydream Believer” and learning lyrics to my second favorite group The Beach Boys. I often pretended […]

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Lowe in florist business for more than 40 years

Lowe in florist business for more than 40 years

| July 17, 2018

COSHOCTON – Linnet Lowe has always been artistic, but when she was studying art education to become a teacher, her life took an unexpected turn. “I was studying art education at The Ohio State University and my Uncle Larry Clary asked me to fill in a summer time job and that’s when I fell in […]

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Running is part of Fred Wachtel’s life

Running is part of Fred Wachtel’s life

| July 17, 2018

COSHOCTON – Fred Wachtel has been running since his days as a student at The Ohio State University. “After I finished up studying for the evening I’d put on my shoes and run around campus for a little bit,” said the 62-year-old. “It just became something I do. I don’t sit well.” Wachtel tries to […]

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Foster takes up running to improve health

Foster takes up running to improve health

| July 17, 2018

COSHOCTON – Denny Foster never intended to become a runner, but he’s glad he started working on the hobby at the age of 62. “I didn’t want to run,” he said. “I never liked it, but when I sold my house in Dresden and my kids helped me move I couldn’t help them. I felt […]

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Coshocton County Board of DD holds first July 4th celebration

Coshocton County Board of DD holds first July 4th celebration

| July 13, 2018

COSHOCTON – About 75 people enjoyed a Fourth of July Celebration held at Hopewell School on Wednesday, July 11. The event was sponsored by the Coshocton County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Toby Collins, director of recreation and Special Olympics for CCBDD, said, “It’s a way to get everyone together. They all like the games and […]

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West Lafayette Police investigating breaking and entering

West Lafayette Police investigating breaking and entering

| July 11, 2018

WEST LAFAYETTE – West Lafayette Police are investigating a commercial breaking and entering that occurred early this morning in the 500 block of West Main Street. Officer arrived on scene and found a window that had been broken and believed that entry was gained through the window. No suspects have been identified, but the incident […]

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SR 16/SR 541 traffic pattern to change

SR 16/SR 541 traffic pattern to change

| July 11, 2018

COSHOCTON – On Monday, July 16, the ramp from SR 541 to SR 16 eastbound will close for 45 days for reconstruction of the ramp. Detour: North on Second Street to Bridge Street, turn left on Bridge Street and continue to County Road 1A, and turn right from County Road 1A to US 36.

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