Community News

Ribbon cutting held for Coshocton Recovery LLC

Ribbon cutting held for Coshocton Recovery LLC

The Coshocton  Chamber of Commerce invited everyone to come out and support the new Coshocton Recovery LLC with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new drug rehab facility. This is a substance abuse rehab clinic that provides treatment to people with drug addiction and other substance abuse problems. They offer individual counseling, group counseling and […]

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Community Hospice is seeking rays of sunshine

Community Hospice needs your help to provide Rays of Sunshine to patients and their caregivers. Project Sunshine is a year-round initiative driven by generous individuals, community groups or organizations who provide small gifts to brighten the lives of those receiving Hospice services. Examples of gift ideas include, but are not limited to: Treat bags, handmade […]

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Leadership teen raising money for Valentine Project

Benjamin Unkefer, a member of the Coshocton County Youth Leadership class, is working to raise funds to donate to the Valentine Project with a raffle basket he put together. The Valentine Project is a 501c3 charitable organization. Its mission is to ship Valentine packages to kids with chronic illnesses all over the state of Ohio. […]

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Sports

Lady Bears break records against Maysville

On Tuesday night, Jan. 19, the River View girls bowling team hosted Maysville at Legacy Lanes. The Lady Bears rolled to a record breaking night beating the Lady Panthers 2171-990. Leading the way for the Lady Bears were Allie Murray tying her own school record with a 267 game, Madalyn Cutshall with a 212 game […]

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CHS swimmers competes against Heath and Lancaster

Coshocton High School swimming competed against Heath and Lancaster on Jan. 14,at the Janet Jones Mulligan Natatorium. Finishing overall individually for the girls were Ella Duling, fourth 200 free and third 400 free; Chloe Hall, third 50 free and second 100 free; Kendal Jackson, fourth 200 IM; Cady Jackson, fourth 100 free; Autumn Jones, second […]

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Seventh grade Redskins fall to West Muskingum

The Coshocton Redskins seventh grade basketball team played at West Muskingum Jan. 14. The Redskins kept the game close thru the first three quarters. In the  fourth quarter, they were unable to cut into the hosts lead and West Muskingum won the game 46-20. The score after the first period was 6-11, at halftime the […]

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Opinion

Moving in or moving out, let’s keep moving

Moving in or moving out, let’s keep moving

Doctors and health professionals at all levels tell us that to keep our bodies flexible, healthy and retain some muscle mass – even as we age – we must keep moving. Walking, running, biking, swimming, choose your particular method of staying active for your own good. As we observe the inauguration of a new President […]

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Giddiness dominates the day with Browns win

Giddiness dominates the day with Browns win

That was certainly an interesting week. Where do we go from here seems to be looking at things mildly, but I think taking a long-term view with a glass half full of optimism for the new administration is warranted and perhaps even necessary for where we are right now. Bringing the nation “back together” will […]

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Martha Elizabeth Young and Joshua Allen Jones

Martha Elizabeth Young and Joshua Allen Jones

Martha Elizabeth Young, 34 and her brother, Joshua Allen Jones, 26, both of Coshocton, passed away on Jan. 4, 2021. Martha was born on Nov. 26, 1986 in Salisbury, Maryland and Josh was born on Aug. 12, 1994 in Coshocton, Ohio to George Jones Sr. and Merit (Gregory) Rutland formerly Jones nee’ Dryer. Martha was […]

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Notices

Sheriff’s Office Report for January 21, 2021

On January 20th, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 Accidents and 4 Complaints.  Accidents: A Coshocton resident was traveling South on State Route 60, when she lost control of her vehicle due to the road conditions and slid into the ditch. Andrea Smith was traveling Eastbound on Chestnut Street and stopped for a traffic light at […]

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Sheriff’s Office Report for January 20, 2021

On January 19th, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 Accidents and 4 Complaints.  Accidents:   Complaints:  Jade Mercer of Coshocton reported a domestic incident in the 300 block of South 9th Street. An illegal dump site was located along Township Road 338, just off County Road 20. Rural King reported a theft. Justin McNichols was cited […]

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Sheriff’s Office Report for January 19, 2021

On January 18th, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 Accident and 4 Complaints.  Accident: Alyssa C. Zimmerman was traveling Northbound on County Road 190 and lost control of her 2006 Ford Taurus on the icy covered roadway. She went off the right side of the roadway and struck a couple of trees. Complaints:  Heath Johnson reported […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Schooler Family Foundation announces grant application guidelines

Formed as a private foundation in 1985, the Schooler Family Foundation was founded and guided through its early years by longtime Coshocton residents, Seward and Edith Schooler. Now the foundation is served by the second and third generations of family and community. The foundation continues a long-standing commitment of support for the areas of economic […]

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Alzheimer’s caregivers need to guard against wandering in the wintertime

Wandering is one of the most unsettling behavioral changes common  for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Yet it surprises far too many family caregivers and can end with tragic results. Six in 10 people with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease will wander. A person with Alzheimer’s may not remember his or her name or address, and can […]

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Snowman building contest announced

Snowman building contest announced

The Coshocton Fatherhood Initiative is sponsoring in conjunction with Papa John’s Pizza, Wal-Mart and Coshocton Inn and Suites a free family friendly snowman building contest. The event will be in your yard from Jan. 1, 2021 through Feb. 28, 2021. Prizes include five Kindle Fires, 10 Papa John’s pizzas, five Wal-Mart gift cards and one […]

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E-Edition

January 14, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

January 14, 2021 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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January 7, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

January 7, 2021 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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December 31, 2020 Coshocton County Beacon

December 31, 2020 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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