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Conference title usually goes through Dover and this year was no exception. The Coshocton Redskins faced off against the Tornadoes at the Wigwam on Wednesday evening, Feb. 17 with all the marbles hanging in the balance. The Redskins had lost in overtime at Dover earlier in the season so the capacity crowd was fired up for some good competitive basketball. WTNS Sports Director Tom Thompson summed up the matchup this way, “Dover is a great program. If you want to win the ECOL – you have to go through Dover. Year in and year out Dover is a top shelf program – so you can measure yourself against them and it’s great when you can decide the league championship on your own floor. That’s all you can ask for”! Following a junior varsity win that started the evening strong for the Redskins, a special presentation was held before the varsity game. A football playoff final four banner was presented to the fans and the school that will surely hang with pride at the school. Following a one day postponement due to the snow, both teams brought their “A” game to the court. “Downtown” David Brown started the crowd buzzing with two three pointers within one minute. At halftime the ‘Skins led 21-19. With 2:40 remaining in the third period, the Redskins extended their lead to 7 points with

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NEWARK - Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) has rescheduled its Open House for PostSecondary & Concurrent Enollment Options for Wednesday, March 3, 6:30 p.m. at the COTC Coshocton Campus, 200 North Whitewoman St. High school students entering 9th - 11th grade next year; parents and students are encouraged to attend. Call 622-1408 to RSVP or for more information. The open house had originally been scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 16. Post-Secondary Enrollment allows high school students to enroll in college courses at no cost to them. Students can earn both high school and college credit. To be eligible, students must notify their school district by March 30 of their intent to participate in the program for the following year. Concurrent Enrollment allows high school students to enroll in college courses at one-half the cost of regular tuition as well as the cost of textbooks. This session will cover the risks and benefits of participating in the programs, COTC admissions requirements, as well as allow the student to complete the Intent to Participate Form in time for the March 30 deadline. Both programs require students to meet minimum admissions requirements.

accePTing a generouS DonaTion The Rotary recently donated $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity. From l to r: Matt Waers, Americorps/VISTA Habitat Member; Sue Hardesty, Habitat; Heather Guess, Rotary; Doug Marmie, Rotary The Rotary recently donated $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity. From l to r: Matt Waers, Americorps/VISTA Habitat Member; Sue Hardesty, Habitat; Heather Guess, Rotary; Doug Marmie, Rotary. Buehler’s also recently made a generous donation of $1,000 to Habitat. Sue Hardesty expressed gratitude for their kindness. To donate to Habitat, contact the Re Store office at 623-2764 or Ernie Galajda at 622-7432.

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respectively. All materials donated are tax deductible. Habitat is also having their Home Show at the Career Center on March 13 and 14. There will be vendors from around the county and visitors can stop by and visit their booths. There will also be seminars on Saturday and Sunday. Along with the seminars, there will also be a shredder truck on Saturday. The community is encouraged to bring their unwanted paper items to be shredded and recycled. There will also be a dumpster for recycling metal. The cost is a donation. There will also be a box truck for monetary donations. Money raised will help toward building homes. “These homes are not given away,” said Hardesty. “These people work beside the volunteers and when the work is done, they pay a mortgage back to Habitat. And that money goes to build further homes. It’s a hand up, not a hand out.” On Sunday, there will be an EMS vehicle for the public to view at the Home Show. Refreshments will also be served. The public can also make a monetary donation through Re Store. To donate, or for more information, contact the Re Store office at 623-2764 or Ernie Galajda at 622-7432.

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Spring is just around the corner and with that season of renewal comes the dreaded task of spring cleaning. But instead of throwing out that old piece of furniture that’s never used anymore, consider donating it to the Coshocton County Re Store Program. Habitat for Humanity is joining the over 600 Re Store programs nationwide and has been operating a local Re Store program here in Coshocton County for the last six months. They are currently accepting donations such as reusable furniture and large household items. After receiving these donations, Restore will resell the items to the general public for less. There’s only one problem. Habitat has no permenant building to store their donated items. As of today, the items are being stored by the Coshocton Lumber Company. They have graciously allowed the Habitat For Humanity to use this area as a starter building. Sue Hardesty, past president of Habitat, says she hopes they will soon outgrow the building with an overflow of donations. “Since the building materials are donated, they get a second chance at life and are not doing to the landfill,” said Ernie Galajda, president of Habitat for Humanity. The main hold-up for this situation is lack of funds. Just recently, the Rotary and Buehler’s donated a kind sum to Habitat: $5,000 and $1,000

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It was a dark, cold and windy night. I have always wanted to start this column in that fashion! The opportunity finally presented itself last week. While helping a friend I learned several things of general interest to practically no one but those involved. First, llamas are really not that intelligent. Second, four wheel drive SUV’s are not meant to “herd” llamas nor “drive” them to any sort of building, barn or habitat, especially in two foot snowdrifts. Thirdly, there will always be a need for those big green machines and the friendly sort of guys and gals that own them and are willing to use them to help a neighbor in need. While there is truly a “need to know” basis to this story – the names must remain innocent - but it will forever go down in the annals of State Route 541 West history as, “The great llama chase of 2010”, also known as, “The three phased operation”. The rest of you will just have to wonder about this one! We Americans are showing the world that we are still the country to chase when it comes to medals at the winter Olympics in Vancouver. I was a bit dismayed yesterday when I found out (after one full week of the games) that I have been watching a tape delay. WHAT? You better shift the start times of these games to better suit us Americans, dangit. And I say if you win the most medals YOU get to determine the next site location and the start times. And you also get to name your own event. For example, let’s say that the USA retains the medal count – we can now add “The Snowman Building Contest”, or “The Hardest Snow Ball Contest”. This is, after all, the Winter Olympics. Good

job USA. for us to safely move New Executive Director Suzanne Hey, what is all around the community Smailes Clark has filled the shoes this about political not only last week but vacated by Amy Hasseman and the contributions no longer the previous weeks as employees at AK Steel – Coshocton having any limit from well. Thanks to all of Works were the Top Giver. Once corporations? This is you for keeping our again, our community has proven interesting – I can imagine roads passable and us that, when faced with a challenge, a Congressman running the people of Coshocton County step safe! for office in 2012 with The United Way up and deliver. Let’s keep that spirit a huge banner behind of Coshocton County going in 2010. them with corporate 2009 campaign logos proclaiming their Mark forTune concluded successfully. support. For example, if you running for office from the St. Louis, Missouri area, you darn well better be sponsored by Anheuser Busch. This From The Coshocton Wochenblatt January 1910 has all sorts of both comedic and serious implications. Perhaps The - A fight broke out at the gasworks between locals Beacon will someday gain enough clout that we can sponsor something and one Romanian. The aftermath came before Judge besides a bowling team. Wimmer. Speaking of bowling, a big Frank Conrad, from here, broke his left leg on New thank you goes out to all those that Year’s Day. He was loading saw mill remnants near participated – and will participate in the annual Bowl for Kids Sake at the Fresno and a heavy log rolled toward him while loading. Coshocton Bowling Lanes. As the - James West married his Emma in 1904 and in 1907 major fund-raiser for The Mentoring divorced her. He presented his first marriage license on Center for Coshocton County, this New Year’s Day and proceeded to marry his divorced event goes a long way to helping kids Emma again. in our community. Our community has taken it on - The Furniture Company Schultz reorganized and is now the chin for the last couple of years Central Ohio Furniture Company. It was incorporated – or even longer – but everywhere with a joint-stock option of $60,000. you look there are small victories Thursday evening, a can with gasoline exploded at the being won. And some large ones. The recent groundbreaking for the apartment of James Slaughter in Roscoe Village. The fire Fresno / Pearl wastewater treatment was doused with the help of the bucket brigade before too facility is a huge victory for people in much damage occurred. that area of our county. The elected and other officials that helped get this done deserve a big hand. I also think a big round of praise The Beacon wants your opinion! needs to go out to our city, township, Have an opinion or want to comment on something you’ve read in county and state workers, in addition to The Beacon? first responders, that made it possible Please email Mark Fortune at: mark@coshoctoncountybeacon.com. The Coshocton County Beacon is now accepting Letters to the Editor! Be sure to include your first and last name. Emailing your Letter to the Editor in Microsoft Word format is preferred. The Beacon reserves the right to edit, refuse or otherwise reject any letter that is deemed inappropriate or offensive to our readers. No more than 500 words please. Please have your letter turned in by noon on Friday.

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Well, there were actually a few but the point is that everyone had a great time for a great cause at the annual Bowl for Kids Sake fund raising event which was held for adult teams at the Coshocton Bowling Lanes on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 19 and 20. Students will be bowling this coming weekend and at later dates to be announced due to the calamity days at area schools. Bowl for Kids Sake is the major fund-raising event for The Mentoring Center of Coshocton County, formerly Big Brothers / Big Sisters. Executive Director Sheila Mayse, said, “We strive to raise 50% of our annual budget with Bowl for Kids Sake. This weekend was about the adults and we have teams bowling at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm. Our presenting sponsor was Kraft Foods and AEP Conesville has joined us as a new corporate sponsor. Coshocton Bowling Lanes is also a corporate sponsor. About 450 people have participated this weekend. This bowling event keeps the doors open and allows us to provide the services for area children at The Mentoring Center of Coshocton County”. Rick Merrell, director of operations at Annin & Company, remarked, “We enjoy this – it’s a good cause – for the kids. We like doing things for kids and we like to give a little bit back to help The Mentoring Center. We have ten or more teams participating today. I’m proud that they stepped up for this and for many other things to help support the community. Everything we do at the plant to raise money is given back and that money is all from the employees at Annin”. Tracy Richmond, who was bowling with husband Dave, “little sister” Savannah Moser from The Mentoring Center program, and stepsisters of Savannah, DeAnna and Regina Heck, said, “We’ve been matched for a little over a year. I just think kids need adults that are interested in what they want to do. I get a lot out of it too – it’s really become a whole family thing. I get so much enjoyment out of doing this. Savannah is always so appreciative and grateful of everything we do and that is rewarding right there”. The Baker’s IGA team consisted of Carrie Phillips, Christine Roberts, Melissa Stephan and Tiffany Seibert. Christine commented, “It’s fun and we enjoy helping out the community. We raised $785 by asking employees at the store and also our customers to donate to the cause. We also had a “dress down” day at the store where employees could “dress down” for a donation to our team”. Melissa Stephan, who bowls in a league for the “Good Time Gals”, added, “This is just a great way to be involved. This is the most money we’ve ever raised – we had a lot of nice people who were generous and donated to us”.

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2009 River View graduate Luke Widder, son of Les and Dana Widder, shared his thoughts with The Beacon on being a freshman member of the Indiana Wesleyan University Chorale, Jazz Ensemble and Masters Praise, a southern gospel quartet. The 81 member Chorale was in concert at the Roscoe United Methodist Church on Saturday evening, Feb. 20 and also provided music at the Sunday morning services. Widder had this to say about his college experience thus far, “This is my third time home since last September, including Christmas. It’s nice to see family and friends again for sure. Being involved in the Chorale and the other music groups keeps me on my toes. There is just such a community amongst the groups, especially the quartet”. Regarding collegiate life, Widder added, “College, academically speaking, is more challenging than I thought. Balancing singing and academics is something I am working on and improving. My relationship with God is number one and I am closer to God now. At the

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Home healthcare aides assist seniors who live in their own homes. They are trained to provide routine personal care services and can also perform basic housekeeping tasks. Home healthcare aides are a great help to seniors who require more extensive care than family and friends can provide. They can help the senior get in and out of bed, bathe, dress, and groom. They also provide valuable companionship. Under the direction of nursing or medical staff, home health aides may assist with medical equipment and change nonsterile dressings. Depending upon the needs of the senior at home, a home healthcare service can help you choose the appropriate home healthcare aide to assist your loved one.

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Staff members from Coshocton Hospital will be a part of the Bakers IGA Health Fair on Friday, March 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Coshocton Downtowner Plaza location. Hospital staff members will be on hand at the event to offer blood pressure and blood sugar checks as well as offering advice on nutrition and exercise. This event is part of the IGA Hometown Healthy Challenge which takes place from Feb. 14 – March 13 at the Coshocton location. The event is designed to help shoppers make healthier lifestyle choices with recommendations from USDA’s MyPyramid guidelines for food choices and exercise plans. Coshocton Hospital is a non-profit organization located at 1460 Orange Street in Coshocton Ohio. Currently the largest employer in Coshocton County, Coshocton hospital celebrated 100 years of service to the community in 2009. With a complete line of services available, they are dedicated to providing “The Right Care…Right Here”. For more information, please contact the hospital at 740-622-6411 or visit them online at www.CCMH.com.

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The Coshocton County Senior Center will soon become a distribution point for a federal USDA food and nutrition program for low income senior citizens living in Coshocton County. To be eligible for a monthly distribution of groceries, an individual must be age 60 or older, live in Coshocton County and meet income guidelines. Monthly income for one person in the household is $1,174. Please add $405 for each additional household member. Boxes of food will be packed at the Mid-Ohio FoodBank and shipped to the Coshocton Senior Center to be distributed to program participants each month. The first date for this will be Tuesday, March 16 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. This nutritious, shelf stable food box will typically contain cereal, fruit juice, canned meat or fish, peanut butter or beans, canned fruit, canned vegetables, rice or potatoes and American cheese. It is intended to be an aid in supplementing your regular household food supplies. There are a limited number of openings, and please remember that there is an application process with this program. There will be an enrollment day on March 4th from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. If you are interested in this program, please call the Coshocton Senior Center at 622-4852 for more information and program availability.

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Early Advantage Preschool, located in the Kids America Complex on Otsego Avenue, will host an Open House, Thursday March 4, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. The teachers, Ellen Mathews, Vickie Jones and Jody Lenzo invite you and your child to visit and get a closer look at the classroom setting and the unique learning experience offered at Early Advantage Preschool. The teachers bring a combined experience of over 60 years, teaching preschool children and preparing them for kindergarten. Classes are available for 3, 4 & 5 year-old children. For more information stop by Early Advantage Preschool or call Jody Lenzo at 622-4342, Vickie Jones at 622-6211 or Ellen Mathews at 545-5107. Give your child that Early Advantage and sign up now for fall classes.

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and custody papers if applicable. If you are Catholic and NOT baptized at Sacred Heart Church, you need to bring baptismal certificate. Times for Kindergarten screening will be given the night of registration. Registration fees can be paid on the night of registration and must be paid before the first day of school. For more information, contact the Preschool at 623-2119 or the school office at 622-3728.

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Registration for Preschool and Kindergarten for the 2009-2010 school year will be Tuesday, March 2 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the school gym. Those wishing to enter Preschool must be 3 years old by Sept. 30 and be toilet trained. The night of registration, you will need to bring the child’s birth certificate, social security card, shot record and custody papers if applicable. Those wishing to enter Kindergarten must be 5 years old by Sept. 30. The night of registration, you will need to bring the child’s birth certificate, social security card, shot record

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vice PreSiDenT State Vice president Suzie McMullen, member of the River View FFA, conducted a chapter visit at River View during which she met with each of the Agricultural education classes and inspired students to take advantage of the opportunities which FFA membership presents. pHoTo SuBMIT-

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Forty-three Cub Scouts raced their homemade cars down the track hoping for a win at the annual Pinewood Derby sponsored by the West Lafayette First Baptist Church. This was the first year the church had sponsored the event. First place went to Jeff Harsh, with Regiss Shivers coming in second and Clark Cornelius coming in third. Each participant also received a 1980 Pinewood Derby Ribbon. Several boys were also presented with their gold arrow points by cub master John Harsh. All information was obtained from microfilm of the Coshocton Tribune at the Coshocton County Library.

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Air Force Captain Donald J Parrish received a high honor by Lt. Gen. James E Briggs during the graduation ceremony at James Connally AFB in Waco, Texas. The Coshocton High School graduate was rewarded for outstanding achievement as a student trainee for excellence in flying and military performance. In June of 1955, he was assigned a 2 ½ year duty in Japan. Upon returning to the United States, he was decorated with the Air Force Commendation Ribbon Award for outstanding service while on duty in the Pacific and was promoted to captain on Jan. 1, 1960.

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DonaTing To DoLLarS for SchoLarS The Coshocton Kiwanis presented a $4,300 check to Dollars for Scholars. pictured (l to r): kiwanis president T.J. Justice and Dollars for Scholars campaign chair Jim eckelberry. pHoTo SuBMITTeD To THe

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Coshocton County was fired up for two consecutive nights of exciting Coshocton boys basketball on the home court. Coshocton Redskins and the Cambridge Bobcats were scheduled to tangle on the Coshocton High School court on Friday, Feb. 24. The mighty Redskins hoped to attain second place in the final Central Ohio League standings, but knew they would have to play hard against the sizzling Bobcats to achieve victory. The next evening, the Warsaw Pirates and the Keene Cardinals were scheduled to face off on the court. This game would ultimately determine which lucky team would take on the unstopable, unbeatable, Conesville Vikings and go on to the Class B sectional tournament at Zanesville.

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Benefits

Benefit for Mike Stiteler will be Saturday, Feb. 27 at Coshocton County Sportsman Club at 5 p.m. until ? $6 donation per person, $10 couple. Tickets will be available at the door. Menu will include Chili, hot dogs, chips and refreshments available. There will be a 50/50 drawing, corn hole tournament and auction. Auction items include guns, sporting goods, knives, Longaberger baskets, and other misc. items. Auction will start at approximately 6 p.m., with corn hole tournament starting at approximately at 7 p.m. All profits will benefit Mike and Barb Stiteler to help with medical bills.

Support Groups

Coshocton County ADHD Support Group. Are you struggling with a child or children who may have ADHD? There is help in the area! There are many who may not be aware of the help, but there is a support group in Coshocton County! The group meets once a month! If you have any suggestions or ideas, please share them. The ADHD Support Group will be at St. John’s UCC, 808 Orange St. For more information or questions, contact Angie Moses at 740-6238551 or by email at coop9097@yahoo.com.

Club Meetings

Coshocton County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society meets the third Tuesday of each month from 7:30 - 9 p.m. at Coshocton Library Basement Meeting Room. On March 16 the discussion will be Joe Kreitzer – Real Photo Postcards.

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Coshocton Common Pleas Court – Divorces/Dissolutions Divorces Granted: Mellanie McCormick of Coshocton from Larry R McCormick of Coshocton Jennifer G Bailey of Coshocton from Rufus Bailey III of Coshocton

Land Transfers 2/11 American General Parcel #96-00757320 to Kingdom First Properties; $5,000 Nancy K Cottrell to Rock Land Properties; $615,000 Jon Ryan Yoder and Corey D Yoder to Jacob R Mast; $40,000 Robert J Snoddy and Carole A Snoddy to Rick A Barger and Lynn M Barger; $32,000 2/16 Gia T Markley to Wiley Organics Inc; $95,000 2/17 Randolph J Alwine and Michele A Alwine to H Robert Simmons and Ruth Ann Simmons, co-trustees; $77,000 Norma P Koontz to Nelson D Yoder; $18,000 Craibo Properties to Coshocton County Commissioners; $40,000

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Marriages: Lana Kay Bieber of Newark, OH to Opha Lee Lawson Jr of West Lafayette Melissa Ann Scherz of Castalia, OH to Patrick Robert Leist of Coshocton Brandi Lynn Canfield of Coshocton to Travis Eugene Philabaum of Coshocton Diane Hackenbracht of West Lafayette to Stanley Horn of Walhonding Shannon Lee Babcock of Coshocton to Jason Patrick Bradford of Coshocton

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Coshocton County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner will be Tuesday, March 2, at Raven’s Glenn Winery with Social Hour from 6:30 - 7 p.m.; and Dinner at 7 p.m. Donation of $25 per person. Speaker will be Josh Mandel, Candidate for State Treasurer. All you can eat Soup Supper will be on March 13 from 4 – 7 p.m. at Three Rivers Community Center SR 621 Across from Carter Lumber. Your choice of allyou-can-eat chili or vegetable soup, 1 dessert, drink for $5. Kids 4 and under is $3. All proceeds will help purchase a projector for Firefighter training Sponsored by: Three Rivers FD Ladies Auxiliary

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Dozers: 1984 JD 450-D Dozer ser.#C711551, runs good, has good undercarriage and tracks, winch; JD 550G Dozer Ser. #798133 50% UC; Wheel Loaders: 45-B Fiat-Allis 4WD, ser. #55501523; Volvo L90; Track Loaders: Cat 953 Backhoes: JD 510 Backhoe, complete Transmission rebuild in 2005 serial # 7882C3JD; Case 590 4 WD Extenda Hoe; Trucks & Trailers: 1990 Ford XLF Series #2FDLF47GSLCA43991 Gas pickup w/ flatbed; 1992 Chevy 3500 #1GBJC34F9NE166768 diesel utility truck; 1987 Ford L9000 Tandem Axle Dump Truck with 315 Cummings - 8 low and low; 1983 International S Series Flatbed with Int 210 Engine #1HTAA19E7DHA19034; 1988 L9000 Ford Single Axle Dump Truck with Cummings Engine #1FTYR90L8JVA55632; 1985 Ford F8M Dump Trucks serial # 1FDXK87U2FVa01187; Chevy tandem log truck w/ Prentice 120 loader; 1987 Eager Beaver 20 HA 20 ton tag along equipment trailer, serial # 1120HA200HT200689, air brakes with new oak deck, brakes and tires better than 75%; Attachments: 9’ rake; 2000 Sweepster mod. D32C5, ser. # 010135, complete unit, hyd., drive mounts; Sawmills & Equipment: 28 ft. Mellot log trough w/ kicker; Log Cart; Dinasaw PPFBD Bandsaw blade sharpener - 12 volt; Misc: 8x10 storage barn; 10x10 storage barn; tools; fasteners; maintenance supplies; 7.3 L Diesel, Ford ZF 5 speed, Dana rear end –GAWR 11,000 + four 16” rims ( all from a1989 Ford F-Super Duty); 26 ft truck bed, 42’ sides with roll tarp

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Isleta UMC is taking spring flower orders through Feb. 28. You can order flats or annuals for $2.50, 4” pots of specialty plants for $2.75, hanging baskets for $13.50 and perennials for $7.75. There is a huge list of flowers available from the grower, Molesky Greenhouse of Alliance. Flowers can be picked up Saturday, May 8 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the church. For more information and an order form, call Bev Darr at 740-492-0606. Isleta UMC will be hosting a free community dinner Sunday, Feb. 28 with serving time from 5 - 6 p.m. Following dinner, there will be a craft time where you can make pinecone bird feeders and a St. Patrick’s Day project. Isleta UMC’s free community dinners are the last Sunday of each month. For more information, call Connie Patterson at 545-6308. The Warsaw UMC Jacob’s Closet new hours of operation. Beginning in February, we will be open every Thursday from 9 - noon, and the last Thursday of each month, 9 - noon and 5 – 8 p.m. At this time, we will no longer accept any clothing until the first of March. The church is located at 130 E. Church St. in Warsaw. For more information, call 740-824-3228.


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Following a land, hill check with 193.7 bushels per acre with delicious meal prepared by Shelia Guthrie, Mr. Kevin and Kim Lowe second at 121 bushels per Ralph Dull gave a presentation on conservation acre. In the bottom land machine check, first Rick “Mousie” Miller Whitey Ashcraft Justin Huntington and offered opinions on how to utilize green went to Croft Farms with 232.2 bushels per acre CALL US 623.2200 methods to conserve. Dull spoke about carbon 1102 Chestnut St, Coshocton at the 5-way light and using hydrogen as a fuel source, saying that and second was awarded to Joe McVey with 230.4 bushels per acre.  us out on the net at www.gm5point.com hydrogen is a perfectly clean source of electricity The No Till award went to Bill Daugherty and is economical to produce. He also talked with a yield of 229.2 bushels per acre. 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2009 Top brand 5’x10’ utility trailer, 2”x6” floor, 15” tires, excellent condition. 2990 GVW. $600. 740-610-8466 or 740-622-6480

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COSHOCTON, OHIO

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February 24, 2010 Coshocton County Beacon  

Volume 2, Number 30 of The Coshocton County Beacon

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