Archive for May, 2016

Richard H. Wright

Richard H. Wright

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

COOPERDALE – Richard H. “Dick” Wright, 89, of Cooperdale passed away Friday, May 27, 2016 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus following a hemorrhagic stroke. He was born in Coshocton County on Dec. 11, 1926 to the late Lawrence and Thelma (Moore) Wright.  He served in U.S. Army Specialized Unit, Cannon Company, 20th Infantry […]

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Andrew Jackson Foster

Andrew Jackson Foster

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Andrew Jackson Foster, 87, completed his life on this Earth on May 29, 2016. He was born in Nellie, Ohio, on November 18, 1928, to John Harold Foster and Esther Buelah Given. He attended Nellie School, then Warsaw High School, and graduated from West Lafayette in 1946. Andrew graduated from Ohio University in 1953. He […]

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Warning sirens to be tested

Warning sirens to be tested

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – A monthly test of outdoor warning sirens, will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 1. The monthly test will also promote public awareness of the eight warning sirens located throughout the county.  These eight sirens are located at Bakersville, Conesville, Coshocton City ,Coshocton City Schools, Canal Lewisville, Pleasant Valley, West Lafayette and Walhonding […]

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Kids audition for summer play

Kids audition for summer play

| May 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Shelly Lillibridge, who is directing the youth production, “Murder at the Goon Show,” said, “This year we are doing a comedy whodunit. It takes place backstage at a big theater, lots of contestants for a show very much like the olden days of a show called the Gong Show. Talent, not so good […]

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Jazz on the Lawn announced

Jazz on the Lawn announced

| May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Pomerene Center for the Arts will host Jazz on the Lawn from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 11. The Lake Park Big Band will grace the terrace for the first time in the history of The Pomerene Center for the Arts at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Home. This performance will kick off the […]

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Volunteers needed to help with Indian Mud Run

Volunteers needed to help with Indian Mud Run

| May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – The Indian Mud Run is just around the corner and organizer Hubie Cushman needs volunteers to help him prepare for the more than 600 participants that are expected at the Saturday, June 25 event. “We want to have close to 40 obstacles,” Cushman said. This is the fifth year for the Indian Mud […]

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Gibbs’ Zika vector control act passes House

Gibbs’ Zika vector control act passes House

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, DC – States, local governments, and mosquito control districts are a step closer to preventing a Zika outbreak in the United States after the House passed legislation suspending a duplicative and unnecessary permitting process for pesticides. H.R. 897, the Zika Vector Control Act, clarifies that pesticides regulated and approved under the Federal Insecticide Fungicide […]

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Applications available for Canal Royalty

Applications available for Canal Royalty

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Applications are now available for the 2016 Coshocton Canal Royalty Junior Queen, Princess, and Queen Contest. The crowning of the 2016 royalty will be held in Roscoe Village during Apple Butter Stirring Festival on Oct. 22-23. To be eligible for junior queen, the contestant must reside in Coshocton County or attend a Coshocton […]

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