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Memories of Don McVay, Sr. shared at memorial hunt

Memories of Don McVay, Sr. shared at memorial hunt

| September 9, 2019

COSHOCTON – “He was the nicest gentleman that ever walked the Earth,” said Sam Fry about Don McVay, Sr. Fry was one of the many people who gathered at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds the weekend of Sept. 6–8 to participate in the Don McVay, Sr. Memorial Hunt. Vada McVay, Don’s widow, said he passed away […]

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Record number of beagles participate in Don McVay Sr. Memorial Hunt

Record number of beagles participate in Don McVay Sr. Memorial Hunt

| September 11, 2017

WEST LAFAYETTE – When asked why they were attending the 16th Don McVay, Sr. Memorial Hunt, the answers from the crowd were different. Many said this was one of the best beagle events around several states. Others were there to support the McVay family. Still others used to hunt with McVay and wanted to share […]

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Don McVay Sr. Memorial UKC event coming up

Don McVay Sr. Memorial UKC event coming up

| September 5, 2017

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Coshocton County Beagle Club invites the local residents of Coshocton and surrounding areas to the 16th annual Don McVay Sr. Memorial UKC beagle field trial being held at Schumaker Farms, 52441 County Road 16 in West Lafayette. The event, however, is more than just a field trial. It is a four […]

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Competitors enjoy camaraderie at Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt

Competitors enjoy camaraderie at Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt

| September 12, 2016

WEST LAFAYETTE – The Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt isn’t just about finding out who has the best dogs. It’s also about spending time with people who have the same interests. “It’s like a big reunion,” said Roy Swafford. “I’ve met some great people I wouldn’t have met any other way.” Swafford traveled from […]

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Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt coming up

Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt coming up

| September 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON — Beagles will be returning to Coshocton this month for the Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt sponsored by the Coshocton County Beagle Club and the McVay Family which will take place Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 10-13, at Schumaker Farms in West Lafayette. Spectator admission and parking are free. Dave McVay is the event […]

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UKC Beagle Nationals return to Coshocton

UKC Beagle Nationals return to Coshocton

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON —The United Kennel Club Inc., the world’s largest all breed performance registry, in association with the Coshocton County Beagle Club and sponsored by Nestlé Purina, is pleased to announce the scheduling for this year’s Hunting Beagle Nationals April 11-13. This hunting and bench show event will be held at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds, located […]

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Beagle hunt draws people from across the U.S.

Beagle hunt draws people from across the U.S.

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

WEST LAFAYETTE – Mike Holt took a break with some of the beagles he and Randy Miller brought to the Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt. The hunt was held Aug. 23- 25, at Schumaker Farms and more than 200 dogs from across the United States participated in the event. Holt is from Indiana and was enjoying […]

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