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Charges made in child pornography case

Charges made in child pornography case

| December 7, 2022

On Dec. 4, the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit (SVU) began an investigation into child pornography. On Dec. 6, detectives took custody of 55-year-old Michael A. Jacob of Coshocton. On Dec. 7, he was formally charged with pandering, a fourth degree felony. More charges are anticipated after the review from the Coshocton County […]

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Follow these tips to help minimize holiday stress

Follow these tips to help minimize holiday stress

| December 6, 2022

The holidays often bring joy, celebration, and time for connection, while also presenting a dizzying array of demands like cooking meals, shopping, baking, cleaning, and entertaining. The preparation and anticipation may also lead to increased stress, anxiety, and depression. For some the compounded symptoms of grief may further cloud the holiday experience. Fortunately, there are some […]

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Public notice of monthly warning sirens test

| December 5, 2022

A monthly test of outdoor warning sirens, will take place on Wednesday, December 7th at 10:00 a.m. The monthly test will also promote public awareness of the eight (8) 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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Miller’s bill prohibiting swatting passes Ohio House

| November 30, 2022

State Rep. Kevin Miller (R-Newark) announces legislation he introduced prohibiting swatting has passed in the Ohio House. The legislation under House Bill 462 addresses the issue of swatting, which is when an individual intentionally makes a false 9-1-1 call to have first responders respond to an area where there is no emergency. “We need to […]

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Rain doesn’t dampen Christmas spirit in Warsaw

Rain doesn’t dampen Christmas spirit in Warsaw

| November 28, 2022

That small town Christmas Spirit was alive in Warsaw Sunday evening, Nov. 27. Rain didn’t dampen the heart of the celebration at all. Lonestar Fire Protection & Security supplied hot chocolate, cookies and candy canes. Ava and Tara Donnell handed out the treats. Seven-year-old Cade Olinger was enjoying some of the treats while waiting for […]

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Christmas activities are planned in West Lafayette

Christmas activities are planned in West Lafayette

| November 28, 2022

Saturday, Dec. 3 will be a busy day in West Lafayette with a breakfast buffet, a parade and a craft show. Dave Rogers of the chamber of commerce said the West Lafayette Lions Club and the Blue Ridge 4-H Club are teaming up to hold a breakfast buffet. The breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. […]

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Thanksgiving dinner back to a sit down meal

Thanksgiving dinner back to a sit down meal

| November 18, 2022

For the first time in two years guests were able to sit down and enjoy their Thanksgiving dinner at Coshocton High School instead of just coming to pick up meals. “It’s good to see the people coming in, interacting with the kids and they enjoy doing it. Our dinner tonight has been financed through donations. […]

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Veterans Day ceremony planned

Veterans Day ceremony planned

| November 8, 2022

Coshocton County Veterans Council in conjunction with Coshocton County Veterans Service Commission and Office Staff will conduct the annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. in front of the court house. Sharon Burns with the local Blue Star Mothers will be the guest speaker and 1stSgt Stephen W. Justice, USMC, Retired […]

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