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Local woman sews dresses for girls in Africa

Local woman sews dresses for girls in Africa

| August 21, 2017

COSHOCTON – Irene Krall sat down one morning to watch a morning news program, never knowing that what she saw would change her life. Rachel O’Neill, founder of Little Dresses for Africa, appeared on the show and talked about the overwhelming need for clothing for children in Africa, especially girls. O’Neill, who had gone to […]

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Block party organized at Chestnut Crossing

Block party organized at Chestnut Crossing

| August 21, 2017

COSHOCTON – Zach Endsley and Audri Moran enjoyed a sunny Sunday afternoon at the ninth annual Chestnut Crossing Block Party. “I’m going to be in the dunking booth later,” Endsley said. Moran quickly added that she was going to try to dunk him, but was also excited about the stuffed cat he won for her. […]

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Deputies planning traffic blitz

Deputies planning traffic blitz

| August 21, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office will be working a traffic blitz for the “Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. This traffic blitz is for the two week period of Aug. 18 through Sept. 3. Officers will be targeting unsafe driving, including speed violations and OVI offenders. As always, the residents of Coshocton […]

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Chestnut Crossing to host block party

Chestnut Crossing to host block party

| August 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – The ninth annual Chestnut Crossing Block Party will be this Sunday, Aug. 20 from 4 – 7 p.m. at 2521 Glenview Way, Coshocton. All are invited for a day of fun. All activities are free of charge. There will be horse rides, slushies, bounce house, carnival games, face painting, Three Rivers Fire Truck, […]

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Taste of Coshocton is evening of fun, friends and food

Taste of Coshocton is evening of fun, friends and food

| August 14, 2017

COSHOCTON – Thirty minutes before the official start of the annual Taste of Coshocton event, the line of people waiting to get in stretched from the patio of the Lake Park Pavilion to the parking lot. Signs listing all of the agencies that the United Way supports lined the path as friends laughed together and […]

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Mayse collecting crockpots to help with flood relief in West Virginia

| August 9, 2017

COSHOCTON – Sheila Mayse is planning to use her love of crockpots to help those in need in her hometown of Hundred, W.Va. The community, located in Wetzel County, West Virginia was devastated by a flood in July and then hit by a second flash flood within nine days of the first one. “They were […]

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Bakersville to honor Bakersville school house at homecoming

Bakersville to honor Bakersville school house at homecoming

| August 8, 2017

BAKERSVILLE – The Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department and the Bakersville Community Park will be hosting their annual homecoming on Aug. 11 – 13 at the Bakersville Community Park, SR 751, Bakersville. On Friday, Aug. 11, there will be a chicken barbecue. Serving starts at 4 p.m. and the antique tractor pull will begin at 5 […]

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Taste of Coshocton sure to satisfy your taste buds

Taste of Coshocton sure to satisfy your taste buds

| August 4, 2017

COSHOCTON – The United Way of Coshocton County will kick off its 13th annual fundraising campaign during Taste of Coshocton on Thursday, Aug. 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Lake Park Pavilion, 23253 SR 83, Coshocton. A variety of restaurants come together each year to provide the community with a sample of their […]

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