Tag: COVID-19

Commissioners taking COVID-19 relief fund grant applications

Commissioners taking COVID-19 relief fund grant applications

| October 22, 2020

The Coshocton County Commissioners have decided to support local small business and non-profit organizations by dedicating $500,000 of Coronavirus Aid Relief Funds to aid those that have sustained economic hardships as a result of the public health emergency. The Coshocton County Commissioners received $1.3 million in the third round funding from CARES Act and Ohio […]

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Parents had hard choices to make this school year

Parents had hard choices to make this school year

| September 18, 2020

This 2020-21 school year has given parents a lot to consider and a lot of say. Parents have had to carefully think about what is best for their children, what’s most important when it comes to their child and what works for their family. With a terrible virus going around, the ever-changing health recommendations over […]

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Local officials working to correct article on COVID-19 outbreak

Local officials working to correct article on COVID-19 outbreak

| September 15, 2020

Coshocton City Health Department and Coshocton County Health Department officials are addressing a recent article in the Cincinnati Enquirer due to statistical and data errors that are reported through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The article references the COVID-19 outbreak at Signature Healthcare that occurred in June of this year. The data […]

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First COVID-19 death reported in Coshocton

First COVID-19 death reported in Coshocton

| June 30, 2020

On Monday, June 29, 2020 the Coshocton City Health Department and Coshocton County Health Department were notified of the first COVID-19 related death in Coshocton County. The individual was an 81-year-old male. “Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and friends of the deceased,” said Rob McMasters, EMA director.

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Coshocton Agricultural Society “Freedom Celebration” postponed

| June 22, 2020

The Coshocton Agricultural Society will postpone this years Freedom Celebration until a later date. The Coshocton Agricultural Society had changed this years show to an all aerial show so that it would be seen from just about anywhere in the city and had planned to close the gates to the Fair Grounds. In talking with […]

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COVID-19 outbreak hits Signature HealthCARE – Officials working to contain outbreak and testing residents and staff

COVID-19 outbreak hits Signature HealthCARE – Officials working to contain outbreak and testing residents and staff

| June 22, 2020

The Coshocton City Health Department (CCHD) in conjunction with the Coshocton County COVID-19 Unified Command is working with Signature HealthCARE of Coshocton to contain a COVID-19 outbreak in their facility. The total number of confirmed cases in the current outbreak is 12 (11 Coshocton County residents). All residents and staff of the facility have been […]

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Celebrating the 2020 graduates of Coshocton County

Celebrating the 2020 graduates of Coshocton County

| May 9, 2020

With the 2019-20 school year coming to a close and graduation around the corner, Coshocton County school administrators and staff have been working hard and putting a lot of thought and time into thinking of ways to make this senior year as special as they can while abiding by Ohio Department of Health and Ohio […]

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Meal distribution and remote learning continue for end of school year

Meal distribution and remote learning continue for end of school year

| April 30, 2020

With about a month of school left in the 2019-20 school year and the announcement this year will be completed remotely, the schools in Coshocton County are continuing strong. Coshocton City Schools has been utilizing Google Drive to post all of its work bag information and blizzard sheets for easy access for parents and students, […]

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