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July 19, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

July 19, 2017 Coshocton County Beacon

| July 19, 2017

This week’s e-edition of The Coshocton County Beacon is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

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City hall cleared after anthrax scare and bomb threat hoax

City hall cleared after anthrax scare and bomb threat hoax

| July 19, 2017

COSHOCTON – A potential dangerous situation reported at municipal court on Wednesday morning, July 19, thankfully turned out to be a hoax. “At 10:40 a.m. we got a call from dispatch about a white powder found in the mail at municipal court,” said Coshocton Fire Department Chief Mike Layton. “Upon investigation it was discovered that the […]

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City recreation department creates new fishing opportunity

City recreation department creates new fishing opportunity

| July 18, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton City Recreation Department created a new opportunity for outdoor fun. City employees released 1,000 fish into the pond at Kids America on July 18 and encourage the public to come down and fish. The pond is open to the public from dawn to dusk and any fish caught must be released. […]

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Library to host author

Library to host author

| July 18, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Public Library is pleased to announce that they will host an afternoon with author Wanda Brunstetter at Central Christian Church on Thursday, Sept. 7, from 4 – 6 p.m. She will be joined by her daughter-in-law Jean and granddaughter Richelle, co-authors of her new book, “The Beloved Christmas Quilt”. Wanda will speak […]

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Second annual SnyderSTRONG Amazing Race/Hog Roast to be held

Second annual SnyderSTRONG Amazing Race/Hog Roast to be held

| July 18, 2017

COSHOCTON – If you love watching the show Amazing Race on TV, then you need to form a team and join the fun on July 29 when the Second Annual SnyderSTRONG Amazing Race will be held in Coshocton. “We had 20 teams last year and are hoping to top that this year,” said Stephanie Snyder, […]

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JAKES event was a time for fun and education

JAKES event was a time for fun and education

| July 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – The annual J.A.K.E.S (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics, Sportsmanship) was held on Saturday, July 15 at the Coshocton County Sportsmen’s Club. The event is sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation and is put on by a local committee of 11 people. Dwaine Scheetz, event coordinator, said, “This is a learning day. We teach […]

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Crowd roars for ‘Midnight Rider’

Crowd roars for ‘Midnight Rider’

| July 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – The crowd roared as “Midnight Rider” blasted on to the track at the annual Rough Truck competition held at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds on Saturday evening, July 15. The 1936 Chevrolet features a 540 cubic inch engine that boasts 1600 horsepower and hails from Indiana. The truck put the petal to the metal […]

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Recovery apartments help with fresh starts

Recovery apartments help with fresh starts

| July 17, 2017

COSHOCTON – Everyone deserves a fresh start and for that reason The Beacon has chosen to change the name of the Coshocton Behavioral Health Choices client interviewed for this story. After being clean for 11 months Jane Doe thought she had conquered her substance abuse problem. Unfortunately, she relapsed and in the matter of a […]

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