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Mark’s Musings – October 11, 2017

Mark’s Musings – October 11, 2017

| October 10, 2017

It’s a wrap. The 166th annual Coshocton County Fair is in the books and all that is left are the memories of another great county fair and a few scraps of paper blowing across the fairgrounds. That might not even be happening due to the diligence of the folks that perform these tasks. I am […]

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Mark’s Musings – October 4, 2017

Mark’s Musings – October 4, 2017

| October 3, 2017

It’s been a fantastic fair with only a day or so to go – depending on when you read your copy of The Beacon – until the 166th annual Coshocton County Fair is a wrap. The final evening of the fair is always a good one with the junior fair livestock auction. Our youngsters have […]

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Mark’s Musings – September 27, 2017

Mark’s Musings – September 27, 2017

| September 26, 2017

It’s Fair Time! That wonderful, fabulous time of the year in Coshocton County. Most youngsters that take a livestock or special project or any combination of those have memories of the fair. Regardless of how many years ago that you entered the show arena (for some reason I want to write the word “ring” but […]

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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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