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Luncheon held to celebrate National Ag Day

Luncheon held to celebrate National Ag Day

| March 23, 2017

COSHOCTON – The National Ag Day luncheon was an opportunity to celebrate the hard work of farmers and those who work in agriculture-related business or at agencies that support agriculture. The luncheon was held March 21 at Canal Lewisville United Methodist Church and started out with Commissioner Gary Fischer presenting a proclamation celebrating agriculture as […]

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Dairy service unit unites farmers

Dairy service unit unites farmers

| March 23, 2017

COSHOCTON – Maureen Pritchard has spent her whole life dairy farming and so have many others who belong to the Coshocton County Dairy Service Unit. “My family has always milked cows,” she said. “I started when I was five and got to be pretty good at it.” Pritchard is secretary/treasurer of the dairy service unit, […]

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Community garden to start up again this year

Community garden to start up again this year

| March 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Community Garden was started about seven years ago by David Lozowski. After a few years, the garden was closed for about two to three years due to a family member being diagnosed with a major illness. Now, David’s daughter, Gretchen Lozowski, will reinstate the garden beginning in April. “We were doing […]

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Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 19-25

Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 19-25

| March 16, 2017

COSHOCTON – Last winter we had El Nin᷈o. This winter, it’s La Nin᷈a – still a very mild and unusual winter, with minimal snowfall and ice accumulations, and multiple record-breaking days with temps in the 60s and 70s. Although Ohio has seen more spring-like weather this winter – to include the National Weather Service confirmed […]

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Coshocton DD launches Always There 50th anniversary campaign

Coshocton DD launches Always There 50th anniversary campaign

| March 16, 2017

COSHOCTON — The Coshocton County Board of DD is participating in the launch of the Always There yearlong campaign to recognize the 50th anniversary of Ohio’s County Boards of Developmental Disabilities. The Always There campaign marks the founding of Ohio’s 88 county boards by the Ohio General Assembly in 1967. The theme reflects the continuity […]

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Remember to report bobcat sightings to wildlife officers

Remember to report bobcat sightings to wildlife officers

| March 14, 2017

COSHOCTON – Bobcats are becoming more and more common in our area, but the Ohio Department of Natural Resources still wants to know when they are sited. “If you find one that was hit on the road, have a picture of one (on your trail camera) or saw one in person we absolutely want to […]

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New humane society forming in Coshocton

New humane society forming in Coshocton

| March 9, 2017

COSHOCTON – A group of community members passionate about the ethical treatment of animals joined forces to create a new humane society. The Coshocton County Humane Society was officially incorporated on Feb. 9 and currently has a board of 11. Currently serving are: Chair John Piper, Vice Chair Mike Holmes, Treasurer Jake VanSickle, Secretary Courtney Timmons, […]

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Body found in Pike Township identified

Body found in Pike Township identified

| March 9, 2017

COSHOCTON – On March 8, at 6:38 p.m., the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call in reference to a female body being found on Tr 68 in Pike Township in our county. Upon arrival of deputies, it was confirmed that a local man was driving down TR 68 where he located a woman’s […]

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