Archive for August, 2019

SR 16 – SR 541 interchange project moving along

SR 16 – SR 541 interchange project moving along

| August 29, 2019

COSHOCTON – By this time next year, Coshocton will have a brand new entrance to town. The State Route 16 – State Route 541 Interchange project is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 29, 2020. The original completion date was July 31, 2020, but it was moved due to additional structural repairs that need to […]

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West Lafayette Police Department Report for August 29, 2019

| August 29, 2019

On August 28, the police department investigated the following calls.   A resident in 600 block of Plainfield Road reported a neighbor complaint   Officer received a traffic complaint in the 600 block of Johnson Road.   Officer received a traffic complaint in the 100 block of North Kirk Street.   A resident in 200 […]

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Sheriff’s Office Morning Report for August 29, 2019

| August 29, 2019

On August 28, the Sheriff’s Office investigated 2 (s) and 0 complaint(s). Accidents: 6:42 A.M. Jarrod McVay was traveling east on County Road 24 when a deer ran across the road causing Mr. McVay to swerve and drive off the side of the road.   6:49 P.M.  Jeremy Troyer was traveling southbound on State Route […]

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Public notice of monthly warning sirens test

Public notice of monthly warning sirens test

| August 29, 2019

COSHOCTON – A monthly test of outdoor warning sirens will be Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. 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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Ohio Secretary of State visits Coshocton

Ohio Secretary of State visits Coshocton

| August 28, 2019

COSHOCTON – Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose may be the chief elections officer but he knows there is a lot he can learn from county board of election officials. “I don’t run the elections or work the polls,” he said. “I need to take every chance I can to learn from your experiences.” LaRose […]

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James Lee Hazlett

James Lee Hazlett

| August 28, 2019

James Lee Hazlett, age 89, of West Lafayette, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. He was born on April 26, 1930 in Portage, Pennsylvania to the late Elmer and Florence (Rich) Hazlett. Jim joined the United States Air Force in 1948 and was discharged in 1963. He then joined the Ohio National Guard, serving […]

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Commissioners to sell former Tribune building

Commissioners to sell former Tribune building

| August 28, 2019

COSHOCTON – Following the devastating West Lafayette flood last June, the county saw a tremendous benefit in having the CodeRed system, which is an emergency communication system where residents who are signed up to receive alerts receive either a phone call or text message that notifies them of critical emergencies in the county. Coshocton County […]

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Upcoming road closures announced

Upcoming road closures announced

| August 28, 2019

COSHOCTON COUNTY – Beginning Tues, Sept. 3, SR 229 will be closed to traffic between the Coshocton County line and Woods Church Road while ODOT crews replace a culvert. ODOT crews will be replacing multiple culverts between US 36 and US 62 over the next month. Estimated re-open to traffic: Thursday morning, Sept. 5, weather […]

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