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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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Coshocton County Fairgrounds holds weekend of motor fun

Coshocton County Fairgrounds holds weekend of motor fun

| July 22, 2019

COSHOCTON – Despite the extreme heat, large crowds arrived at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds on Friday, July 19 for the autocross event and on Saturday, July 20 for the rough truck event. Rod Lindsey, fairboard president, said that autocross is a new event that was suggested to the board. “This is a new event in […]

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Rough truck adds autocross for a special two-night summer event

Rough truck adds autocross for a special two-night summer event

| July 17, 2019

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton County Fairgrounds will have a weekend of loud, oil-burning, rim-wrecking fun. Not only are they hosting the annual rough truck, but this year, they’re adding an event for Friday night at the grandstands. Autocross will be making its debut at the fairgrounds on Friday, July 19 in the grandstands for a […]

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New goat show at fairgrounds to draw people from all over and give back to 4-H

New goat show at fairgrounds to draw people from all over and give back to 4-H

| July 10, 2018

COSHOCTON – TayRae Farm LLC and Dappled Willow Acres are working together to bring a nationally – ranked goat show to Coshocton County. The 2018 Coshocton County ABGA (American Boer Goat Association) Showcase will be held Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds in Hunter Arena. “Our show will have two parts,” said Travis […]

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Coshocton County Fair Section

Coshocton County Fair Section

| September 27, 2016

This year’s e-edition of The Coshocton County Fair Special Seciton is now online. Want to get free mail delivery of the print edition of The Beacon? Request it here!

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Fairboard members discuss what it takes to run the fair

Fairboard members discuss what it takes to run the fair

| September 26, 2016

COSHOCTON – Organizing the Coshocton County Fair each year is a year-long process and nobody knows that better than the Coshocton County Agricultural Society. With electric bills, paying premiums, entertainment, and employees, and operating the grounds in the off-season, the fairboard depends a lot on the community to help out. “I think the biggest challenge […]

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Conley maintains fairgrounds for more than 30 years

Conley maintains fairgrounds for more than 30 years

| September 23, 2016

COSHOCTON – Taking care of the Coshocton County Fairgrounds has been the story of John Conley’s adult life. Conley started doing maintenance work at the fairgrounds for his father, John Conley Sr., when he was 19 and 32 years later is still on the job, now serving as the grounds superintendent. The job is year […]

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Popular Florida Keys band coming to Coshocton

Popular Florida Keys band coming to Coshocton

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

COSHOCTON – Bruce and Debbie Wallace fell in love with the Doerfels while visiting the Florida Keys and are excited to be bringing them to Coshocton. The Doerfels will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 23 at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds in Hunter Arena. The group of five brothers started out playing […]

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