Archive for December, 2015

Stephen Bordenkircher sworn in as new West Lafayette mayor

Stephen Bordenkircher sworn in as new West Lafayette mayor

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

WEST LAFAYETTE – On Thursday, Dec. 31, Mayor Jack Patterson of West Lafayette retired from his position after 24 years and Stephen Bordenkircher was sworn in as the new mayor. “I have enjoyed my time, but it is time for retirement and to get some other things done that I wanted to do,” said Patterson. […]

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Local Bounty update

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

We wish you a new year full of joy and happiness.  Come see us today, 10-4, closed tomorrow for New Year’s Day, open Sat. 9-1. New Board Members At our annual member meeting we elected two new members to our board. Verda McGraw as secretary and Born Sianjina as Local Bounty President. Terri Williams will […]

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Main Street icon hangs up the wrenches

Main Street icon hangs up the wrenches

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Dave Lauvray has changed oil, replaced brakes and repaired just about anything else that needed fixing on vehicles of all types for 52 years. He is pictured here checking the tire pressure on one of the final vehicles he had on the rack on Wednesday, Dec. 30. He said there were lots of […]

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Library starts new club for teens

Library starts new club for teens

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Public Library Teen Department will be offering a Maker’s Space Club for teens in grades seven through 12 beginning Tuesday,  Jan. 5, from 3 to 5 p.m. Club members will have the opportunity to learn binary code, explore robotics with the use of littleBits, and create objects using 3-D pens. As […]

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Don’t forget to buy your dog tags

Don’t forget to buy your dog tags

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – There are two main reasons not to forget to get your 2016 dog tags. They are required by law, but they also can help protect your dog. “The number one reason to get them is because you need to follow the law,” said Coshocton County Auditor Chris Sycks, whose office issues tags. “By […]

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Commissioners working on solution for replacement EMA vehicle

Commissioners working on solution for replacement EMA vehicle

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Commissioners spoke with Rob McMasters, Coshocton County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director, at their Dec. 30 meeting in regards to getting a new vehicle for his agency. The vehicle EMA currently uses to drive to incidents, meetings and conferences is a 2000 blazer that has experienced several mechanical issues. “Two […]

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County and city prepared if winter ever comes

County and city prepared if winter ever comes

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Mother Nature seems a little confused lately, but if she ever decides to bring us winter the county and the city are ready for it. Coshocton County Engineer Frederick T. Wachtel said the county probably has 1,200 to 1,300 tons of salt in its possession right now. “We haven’t used any salt so […]

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COTC’s Lifelong Learning Institute helps 71-year-old man continue quest for knowledge

COTC’s Lifelong Learning Institute helps 71-year-old man continue quest for knowledge

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEWARK – Tony Starn has had a full and interesting life. In 1999, he retired from the Ohio Department of Transportation after 30 years of service. Starn served in various roles at ODOT, and he can tell you everything you would ever want to know about right-of-way policies and land acquisition. But he also knows […]

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