Community News

Deputies respond to call on Browns Lane

On July 23, 2021 at 1:46 P.M., the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of an accident with injuries in the 300 block of Browns Lane. Upon arrival of deputies, it was determined that Robert Carroll (73) of Coshocton was traveling westbound on Browns Lane and was preparing to turn right into Buehler’s […]

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Teens treated for minor injuries after accident

On July 23 2021 at 6:39 a.m. the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call advising of a one vehicle accident in the 27000 Block of CR 22 in Jefferson Township. Upon arrival of deputies, it was determined that a 16-year-old male swerved to miss a deer that ran into the road. He then […]

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The Anchor Church sharing exciting plans

The Anchor Church sharing exciting plans

The Anchor Church, on West Pine Street in Coshocton, has purchased the former Habitat for Humanity Restore building and is also planning a community fun day. Jordan Sharp, children’s ministry director, said they are planning on renovating the former Restore building. “The new roof should be finished soon and then the work inside can begin. […]

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Sports

Fielden wins big bass

Three Rivers Bassmasters held its sixth club tournament for 2021 on Alum Creek Reservoir on July 10. Tournament results were: First – Jim Eckelberry, 1.85 lbs.; second – John Fielden, 1.50 lbs.; third – Bret Lingo, 1.35 lbs.; big bass – John Fielden, 1.50 lbs. Three Rivers Bassmasters is a local bass fishing club that […]

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Home Loan team continues to lead in Elks Golf action

Week seven of the Elks Golf League was played on June 28, at Hickory Flats Golf Course. Scores were: Low Gross (35) Bill Olinger and Bob Olinger; Low Net (29) Jerry Bowser; High Points (12.00) Bill Olinger; Most Bogeys (8) Larry Murray; Most Pars (6) Dave Desender; and Most Birdies (3) Levi Yoder. The leading […]

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Lingo wins big bass

Three Rivers Bassmasters held its fifth club tournament for 2021 with seven members and three guests competing. The tournament was held on the Muskingum River at Zanesville on June 27. Tournament results were: First – Bret Lingo, 6.92 lbs.; second – Greg Montgomery, 4.07 lbs.; third – Wilmer Eckelberry (guest), 2.82 lbs.; and big bass […]

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Opinion

Summertime, summertime, in the good old’ summertime

Summertime, summertime, in the good old’ summertime

You know the tune. If you’re in the right age bracket you certainly know this wonderful ditty, but it is likely that you have heard it on a commercial or somewhere. I thought I would use some “poetic license” this week and conjure up my own version. According to the expert on all things – […]

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The mid-summer doldrums are here

The mid-summer doldrums are here

The mid-summer doldrums are here – and this gloomy weather and forecast does me no good. Either mentally or physically – damp and humid weather conditions are not fun for aged bones, and I will admit – I am one for the sunshine. Now, mind you – not too hot. Nor too humid. More like […]

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We aren’t perfect but better than the rest

We aren’t perfect but better than the rest

Okay, so it’s not the greatest headline ever written, that’s for sure. As our nation celebrated 245 years of independence just a few days ago, it seemed appropriate to throw out a reminder or two about this country we call America. Some comments flittered about in my email this morning from one of those services […]

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Notices

Sheriff Office Report for July 21, 2021

On July 20th, the Sheriff Office investigated 4 Accidents and 9 Complaints.  Accidents: See news release. Jean Jacobs of Coshocton reported her vehicle was hit in the 200 block of Browns Lane. After investigation, it was found that Gregory Shumaker of Conesville backed into Jeans vehicle. See news release. See news release. Complaints:  A resident […]

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Sheriff Office Report for July 20, 2021

On July 19th, the Sheriff Office investigated 0 Accidents and 2 Complaints.  Accidents:   Complaints:  Traffic stop. An illegal dump was discovered behind the Basin off US 36.

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Sheriff Report for July 19, 2021

On July 18th, the Sheriff Office investigated 1 Accident and 6 Complaints.  Accident: Bonner McGlone of Vinton, Ohio was involved in a non-injury accident on State Route 83 North. Complaints:  This incident involves a juvenile. Mick Pepping was arrested for criminal trespassing in the 400 block of South Fifth Street. A traffic stop was initiated. […]

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Clubs & Organizations

Deadline approaching for grant applications

Deadline approaching for grant applications

The deadline for unrestricted grant applications for the final meeting of the Coshocton Foundation’s Distribution Committee for fiscal year 2021 is Friday, Aug. 27. In addition to schools, churches and government agencies, community organizations with a current 501(c)(3) non-profit designation may submit applications for consideration by the committee, which will meet in early September. Information […]

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Local singers chosen for Cardinal Chorale

The Cardinal Chorale has chosen some local singers for membership in the 26th edition of its mission as “Choral ambassadors of hope.” Alexis Caley, Sam Corbett, Peyton (Olivia) Crouso, Dawson Ford, Ryan Gildow, Hunter Gonter, Julia Grimmett, Everett Hall, Grace Hawthorne, Jacob Heading, Sarah Heading, Lauren Johnson, Dakota Kealiher, Kennedy Kittell, Anna Richcreek, Kailyn Shalosky, […]

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ASK Autism meeting to be held

The Coshocton ASK (Acceptance, Support, Knowledge) Autism group will be meeting Tuesday, July 27 at 6 p.m. at the Hopewell School picnic shelter. Anyone interested in autism is welcome to come – families, teachers, therapists, professionals. The playground will be available. For more information, call/text Jen at 740-502-1664 or Mary Jo at 740-502-0922.  You can […]

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E-Edition

July 22, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

July 22, 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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July 15, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

July 15, 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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July 8, 2021 Coshocton County Beacon

July 8, 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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