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Mark’s Musings – September 20, 2017

Mark’s Musings – September 20, 2017

| September 18, 2017

Are you fair ready or fairly ready? You might think that’s a trick question – it’s not! Preparing for the Coshocton County Fair is always a lot of work depending on your level of involvement. Have a booth in the large or small commercial building or along the second midway? Lots of work. Working on […]

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Mark’s Musings – September 13, 2017

Mark’s Musings – September 13, 2017

| September 12, 2017

To pause and reflect on September 11, 2001 is for most Americans I think, something that enters our mind this time of year and particularly that specific day on the calendar. It is Monday, September 11 as I write this column and I am confident that all those that were of the age to remember […]

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Mark’s Musings – September 6, 2017

Mark’s Musings – September 6, 2017

| September 1, 2017

You have to feel for the people of Houston, parts of Louisiana and the area surrounding Houston. I am sure you have been watching at least some of the coverage and the terrible tragedy that is unfolding with regard to the loss of life, property, pet and human suffering. It will take years for this […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 30, 2017

Mark’s Musings – August 30, 2017

| August 28, 2017

It’s time for . . . BACON, BACON AND MORE BACON!! Yep. The third annual Appalachian Bacon Nation festival is this weekend – in tandem with First Friday on Friday, Sept. 1 and then on Saturday, Sept. 2 the Bacon Festival will feature lots of activities downtown at the Art PARK and court square with […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 23, 2017

Mark’s Musings – August 23, 2017

| August 22, 2017

Perhaps it is in the cards for the Cleveland Browns to have a winning season when the moon and stars align. WAIT JUST A MOMENT HERE! That is going to happen TODAY – in fact, this afternoon. Yes, according to the expert of all experts, per the internet the sun is considered a star. I […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 16, 2017

Mark’s Musings – August 16, 2017

| August 14, 2017

Can our nation climb back out of this black hole of separation and hate? Or is this the new norm? I certainly hope not. We just can’t seem to get to a place of calm for any length of time. I think the national media needs to shoulder a large part of this burden. The […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 9, 2017

Mark’s Musings – August 9, 2017

| August 8, 2017

On the weather scale July will certainly go down as an unusual month – especially with regard to the amount of rainfall received. At least today (Monday) it seems that August may follow suit. Temperatures in the 60’s? Is this October or April? No doubt parents all over the county are surmising that as soon […]

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Mark’s Musings – August 2, 2017

Mark’s Musings – August 2, 2017

| August 4, 2017

Bring the kids to Main Street in Coshocton this Friday evening for First Farm Friday. It’s a fun, free event and a chance to see some cool farm equipment up close and personal. Let’s hope the weather is pleasant! Youngsters have a great perspective on things don’t they? In their world cardboard boxes make wonderful […]

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