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Tag: Salvation Army

Volunteers help Salvation Army Christmas Castle families

Volunteers help Salvation Army Christmas Castle families

| December 11, 2019

COSHOCTON – Aeren Ruge, 7, and his sister Mariah Cristales, 6, were eager to show off their new winter coats purchased through The Salvation Army’s Christmas Castle project. Ruge loved the soft lining of the hood on his blue coat and his sister showed off the warm and cozy inside of her shiny pink coat. […]

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Pigman is a fixture with The Salvation Army

Pigman is a fixture with The Salvation Army

| December 5, 2019

COSHOCTON – Willis Pigman has been ringing bells for The Salvation Army at their red kettles on and off for 50 years now. “I like to serve others and I feel this is what God wants me to do,” he said. “I don’t just do the kettles either. I help out at The Salvation Army […]

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Salvation Army to honor veterans

Salvation Army to honor veterans

| October 22, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Salvation Army Military Appreciation Day will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Nov. 7, in the gym. All Coshocton County Veterans and their spouses are invited. A free breakfast of SOS, scrambled eggs, orange juice and coffee will be served. At 11 a.m. Retired Master Sergeant Maurice Sheffield will […]

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Gibson special guest at Salvation Army veterans’ event

Gibson special guest at Salvation Army veterans’ event

| November 9, 2018

COSHOCTON – Irwin “Gibby” Gibson doesn’t just carry battle scares with him. He still has bullets in him that tore through his body during World War II. “If I pick up my left hand you can see the bullet sticking out and that’s just from one hit,” he said. “I also took machine gun fire […]

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Volunteers and shoppers enjoy Christmas Castle project

Volunteers and shoppers enjoy Christmas Castle project

| December 12, 2017

COSHOCTON – Ruth Stockum is very appreciative of The Salvation Army’s Christmas Castle project. “It helps out a lot, especially with teenagers,” she said. Her 14-year-old son and 16-year-old daughter were two of almost 400 children who participated in The Salvation Army’s shopping days Dec. 11-12 at Wal-Mart. Volunteers took children ages 6-18 signed up […]

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Deputies continue creative campaigning for Christmas Castle program

Deputies continue creative campaigning for Christmas Castle program

| November 21, 2017

COSHOCTON – For the third year in a row, Coshocton County Sheriff’s deputies are growing beards for a good cause. The fundraiser, which helps The Salvation Army’s Christmas Castle program, was organized by Matt Woitel, Mark Dobbins and Scott Mast. For a $100 donation, deputies who are typically only allowed to have mustaches can have […]

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