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Hunter falls from tree stand

Hunter falls from tree stand

COSHOCTON – On Friday, Nov. 8, Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received a call in regards to a hunter who fell out of a tree stand in the area of 29402 Monroe Township Road 32. Thirty-three-year-old Roy Yoder from Millersburg, Ohio was flown from the scene to Ohio State University Medical Center due to injuries he […]

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Our Town Stories to discuss trash wagons and waste removal

Our Town Stories to discuss trash wagons and waste removal

COSHOCTON – Trash wagons and waste removal will be the next topic for the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum’s Our Town Stories on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at noon. Years ago, Coshocton County residents merely burned their trash and other waste. If there was a large amount of junk to be gotten rid of, the trash man would come […]

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Nutrition survival tips for the holidays

Nutrition survival tips for the holidays

COSHOCTON – Anyone who’s been on social media lately has probably been introduced to the term Happy HalloThanksMas. It is officially a thing now in the form of memes, t-shirts, etc.  HalloThanksMas is the special time of year when back-to-back holidays are in full swing. Not only will you see jack-o-lanterns, turkeys, and Christmas trees […]

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Sports

Elks Hoop Shoot announced

COSHOCTON – The 2019-2020 ELKS Hoop Shoot will take place on Sunday, Nov.24, at Coshocton High School Gymnasium from 1 to 3 p.m. This free throw contest is for any girl or boy ages 8-12. Sign-Up starts at 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 24. Any questions, contact Paul Bowman at 740-610-4945.

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Stamper, Robinson represent RVHS at state cross country meet

Stamper, Robinson represent RVHS at state cross country meet

WARSAW – River View High School’s boys cross country team made its mind up in July that they were going to be represented at the state cross country meet. “That was their goal and they never wavered from it,” said Head Coach Gwenna Neal. “The whole team really worked hard and grew this year. Their […]

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RHS hosting home playoff game

RHS hosting home playoff game

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Ridgewood Generals will host the Portsmouth Trojans in high school football playoff action at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, at home. Presale playoff tickets will be on sale at the following locations: Central Office – Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Thursday, 8 a.m. […]

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Opinion

Mark’s Musings – November 6, 2019

Mark’s Musings – November 6, 2019

Congratulations to the Ridgewood Generals football team on an undefeated season! That is a great achievement and certainly something to be proud of as the 2019 team adds their legacy to the storied seasons and teams of the past. Hosting a playoff game is even more special as Portsmouth makes the trip up from the […]

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Mark’s Musings – October 30, 2019

Mark’s Musings – October 30, 2019

As October comes to a close – don’t forget to turn those clocks back this weekend – and we head towards November and Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 5 – we face many choices locally. Perhaps you have already voted – and exercised your right as an American citizen to cast your ballot the way […]

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Mark’s Musings – October 16, 2019

Mark’s Musings – October 16, 2019

The weather is finally changing more to my liking – although I did find myself not wondering anymore why folks make the trip south for the winter as my feet are colder than they should be. And I am not talking about the winter temperatures that we are sure to encounter in a couple of […]

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Notices

Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for November 11, 2019

On November 10, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 (s) and 3 complaint(s). Accidents: 7:11 A.M.  Gregory Randles struck a deer while traveling on State Route 541.   3:03 P.M.  Denise Elersich was traveling on County Road 452 when she swerved to miss a deer and drove off the roadway striking a tree.   Complaints: 12:01 […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for November 10, 2019

On November 09, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 0 (s) and 2 complaint(s). Accidents: None Reported.   Complaints: 12:15 A.M.  Erin Gamache was cited for Driving Under Suspension, Fictitious Tags and Improper Display of Tags.   4:35 P.M. Jessica Stevens reported the theft of tools from her vehicle while being parked at Burger King. Source: www.coshoctoncounty.net/sheriff

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for November 09, 2019

On November 08, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 (s) and 1 complaint(s). Accidents: 6:22 P.M.  Jeremy Edwards was traveling westbound on 751 when he rear-ended Mark Emslie.  Mr. Edwards was arrested for OVI.   8:17 P.M.  Helen Moody was traveling on Chestnut Street when she sideswiped a parked car.   Complaints: 7:17 P.M.  Cathy Armstrong […]

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Obituaries

Dr. Carl Edward Trewiler

Dr. Carl Edward Trewiler

Dr. Carl Edward Trewiler, PhD in Polymer Chemistry, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Brookdale Zanesville. He was born on September 17, 1934 to the late Carl N. and Genevieve (Sharpe) Trewiler in Silvercreek, New York. He graduated from high school in Silvercreek, New York and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Alfred University in […]

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Toby S. Mizer

Toby S. Mizer

COSHOCTON- Toby Steve Mizer, 42, died Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the Community Hospice Truman House in New Philadelphia. He was born May 13, 1977 in Coshocton. He attended River View Schools, and loved finding ginseng, hunting, fishing, and just being outdoors. He is survived by his mother, Deanna (Richard Sr.) Murray of Coshocton; his […]

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James Darr

COSHOCTON – James “Jim” Darr, 84, of Coshocton passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at Mt Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, Ohio.  He was born in Coshocton on October 8, 1935 to the late Frank Darr and Florence (Ryan) Darr-Bailey. He worked at General Electric for 29.5 years before retiring.  He enjoyed boating, fishing, […]

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E-Edition

November 6, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

November 6, 2019 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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October 30, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

October 30, 2019 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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October 23, 2019 Coshocton County Beacon

October 23, 2019 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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Other Recent Posts

Edna Fenty

Edna Fenty

| November 8, 2019

Edna Lewellyn (Baumgardner) Fenty, 94, of Newcomerstown, passed away in the comfort of her home on Thursday, November 7, 2019. Edna was born in Chili on January 12, 1925 to the late Claude L. and Ida Belle (Mortez) Baumgardner. After graduating from Baltic High School, Edna worked for Heller’s as an office worker. Then she […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for November 08, 2019

| November 8, 2019

On November 07, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 1 (s) and 3 complaint(s). Accidents: 6:40 P.M.  Destinee Vickers backed into Chauncy Dill in the Family Dollar Parking Lot. Miss Vickers was later cited for improper backing and leaving the scene.   Complaints: 4:14 P.M. Michael Dugan was arrested for disorderly conduct, criminal mischief and criminal trespassing. […]

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State agencies urge older Ohioans to avoid spread of flu virus

| November 7, 2019

COLUMBUS – With flu season underway, the Ohio Department of Aging and the Ohio Department of Health urge Ohioans to take steps to avoid getting and spreading the flu. Older adults are at increased risk of complications from the flu. Infections are highly contagious and spread by coughing and contact. By protecting yourself, you are […]

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