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Kids Stuff Sale coming up

Kids Stuff Sale coming up

The Coshocton County Kids Stuff Sale is having its fall and winter sale Friday through Sunday, Oct. 7-9. CCKSS is a community sales event open to Coshocton and surrounding areas. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for the public to buy and sell gently used children’s items such as clothing, shoes, accessories, and toys. […]

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Fun family activities for fall are plenty in Coshocton County

Fun family activities for fall are plenty in Coshocton County

Fall is the perfect time of year to be outside and enjoy all the fun that Coshocton County has to offer families. Check our list below for great ways to spend a beautiful day outside with your family and friends. The scarecrow trail at Clary Gardens is open to the public every day until dark. […]

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Traffic switch on State Route 16 announced

Traffic switch on State Route 16 announced

During the week of Oct. 3, motorists can expect a traffic switch on State Route 16. Shelly Co. is preparing to start work on a new two-mile zone between Cleveland Cliffs and Township Road 288. While preparing the new zone and moving barrier wall, there will be a four-mile zone in place. Westbound traffic will […]

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Sports

BWA Pro Wrestling coming to RV Junior High

Anyone who loves pro wrestling won’t want to miss the chance to get an up close look at some of Buckeye Wrestling Alliance’s toughest wrestlers.  BWA’s Blurred Lines event is coming to River View Junior High on Saturday, Sept. 24.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and bell time is 7:30 p.m. Megan Philabaum, mother of […]

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Elks hosting soccer shoot

Elks hosting soccer shoot

The local Elks Soccer Shoot will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 at the soccer fields at Lake Park. Elks members will be set up at the south end where the Halo Sky Boutique was located. The time is from 9-11 a.m. Registration will be at the time of the event. The age groups for both […]

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Knepper wins big bass

Three Rivers Bassmasters held its ninth club tournament for 2022 with six members and one guest competing. The tournament was held at O’Shaughnessy Reservoir on Aug. 27. Tournament results were: First – Greg Montgomery, 3.89 lbs.; second – Jim Eckelberry, 2.53 lbs.; third – David DeLong, 2.34 lbs.; and and big bass – Tom Knepper, 1.99 […]

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Opinion

There’s a feeling of fall in the air

There’s a feeling of fall in the air

I know that many of you will agree that a favorite time of year in Coshocton County is the fall season. With one week to go on the calendar before it is “officially” fall, it’s time to recap why I consider fall my favorite time to be in Coshocton County. There is only one not […]

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A statistic is a statistic is just a statistic

I dare ya to say that three times real fast – in fact, I double dog dare ya! Yes, I know. That is a breach of etiquette and of course, I know how to spell “you.” I just chose the shorter option. I am referring to the most recent statistics posted on inflation – they […]

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Where, oh where, are you going?

Where, oh where, are you going?

Summertime that is. As my wife shared something with me yesterday from an author that we both enjoy reading, “the days are long, but the months, years and decades are short.” They sure are. June – gone. July – only a few days remain when you read this. It seems that school starts at the […]

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Notices

Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 3, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 Accidents and 6 Complaints.  Accidents:  Chris Winegar of Coshocton reported a non injury accident in the Wal-Mart parking lot. Complaints:  A female reported an assault. A White Eyes Township Trustee reported damage to a property on Township Road 172. Marcia Hardesty of Coshocton reported vandalism in the 400 block of […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Nov. 2, 2021

The Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 Accidents and 10 Complaints.  Accidents:  Complaints:  Deputies responded to an overdose in the 500 block of North Oak Street in West Lafayette John Barker of Coshocton reported a stolen vehicle in the 1500 block of Adams Street Muskingum County Job and Family Services reported a sexual abuse case that took […]

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Sheriff Office Report for Oct. 29, 2021

The Sheriff Office investigated 5 Accident and 4 Complaints.  Accident:  Alia Everhart of Coshocton reported a hit skip in the 300 block of South Third Street. Elisha Shaw of Washington Court House was traveling eastbound on US Route 36 and rear ended a vehicle being operated by Fredrick Wachtel of Coshocton Ceicie Rhoades of Blissfield […]

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Clubs & Organizations

United Way hires new executive director

United Way hires new executive director

The United Way of Coshocton County announced Scott Edson as its new executive director effective Monday, Sept. 5. He will succeed Lyn Mizer who has served in this position for the past 11 years. Following a statewide search, Edson was selected. Edson has more than 20 years of community outreach, recreation, and administrative experience. With […]

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Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 announced

Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 announced

Leadership Coshocton County held its welcome reception on Aug. 23, at Clary Gardens and treated to desserts by Schumaker Farms. Members of the Leadership Coshocton County Class of 2023 were joined by family, supporters, leadership alumni, and members of the leadership advisory board for the official welcome and kick-off to the program year. The 32nd […]

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Farm Bureau recognizes several at annual meeting

Farm Bureau recognizes several at annual meeting

The Coshocton County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting at Schumaker Farms on Monday evening, July 25 with a catered meal of meatballs, cheesy potatoes, salad, corn on the cob, rolls, beverages and cookies. Kayla Durbin, current president of the Coshocton County Farm Bureau, called the meeting to order following dinner and asked members to […]

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E-Edition

September 22, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 22, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

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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September 15, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 15, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

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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September 8, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

September 8, 2022 Coshocton County Beacon

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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