Stories tagged with: Coshocton County

February 6, 2015 - 7:38am
3 weeks 6 days ago

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Arrest In Coshocton Couple's Slayings

COSHOCTON COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - According to the FBI the search is over for three suspects with ties to a double murder in Coshocton County and a string of armed robberies in three eastern states. Murder suspect, 29-year-old Robert Clark, along with robbery suspects 26-year-old Tabatha Hazel, and 28-year-old Jeffrey Caley Jr. are all in custody.

Muskingum Valley...

February 3, 2015 - 3:44am
4 weeks 3 days ago

For the second year in a row Coshocton County leads the state for deer checked in during deer hunting seasons. This year the county checked in more than 7,500 deer during the state's 2014-2015 deer hunting seasons. 

Across the state officials said hunter checked in more than 175,000 deer. The archery season for deer hunting closed Sunday. 

That number is down from the more than 191,000 the previous season. The State contributes that to the effectiveness of deer...

January 22, 2015 - 8:12pm
6 weeks 8 hours ago

The Associated Press is reporting that a burned-out car belonging to a missing Strasburg couple has been found near Bakersville in Coshocton County.

The 1986 Pontiac was found on Adams Township Road Thursday, and according to NBC affiliate WKYC, the bodies of its owners, 88-year-old Doyle Chumney and his 79-year-old wife Lillian, were later discovered inside.

The Associated Press says the elderly couple was reported missing by family members Wednesday. The couple last...

November 4, 2014 - 10:20pm
17 weeks 2 days ago

Voters Tuesday approved many of the issues on the ballot in Coshocton County.

The Children Services/Renewal 1 mill levy passed with 5,693 yes votes to 3,382 no votes.

The OSU Extension Renewal  .4 mill levy passed with 5,651 yes votes to 3,440 no votes.

The River View Local School District 1.8 mills/permanent improvements levy passed with 2,527 yes votes to 1,359 no votes.

The Adams Township/Renewal 2 mills/general construction of roads and equipment purchase...

September 19, 2014 - 4:17am
24 weeks 32 min ago

The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced plans for an OVI checkpoint in Coshocton County.

The Patrol, in conjunction with the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, said the checkpoint will take place Saturday evening. The exact time and location of the checkpoint will be announced Saturday morning. 

The checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers. State troopers make an average of 25-thousand o-v-i arrests each year, in an...

May 20, 2014 - 9:46am
41 weeks 2 days ago

Three area counties rank in the top ten for spring wild turkey harvests.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says Ohio hunters checked in over 16,000 wild turkeys during the wild turkey hunting season and youth hunting season that ran from mid-April to May 19.

The numbers are down slightly from 2013 when over 18,000 turkey's were harvested.

In our area Coshocton County came in third in the state with 480 birds taken in. Guernsey County was fourth with 466 birds and...

May 6, 2014 - 10:06pm
43 weeks 2 days ago

 The votes are in! 

For Coshocton county....

The issue for Joint Vocational School District 1mills for General Improvement won by a close 11 votes.

The Jefferson Township issue for 1.5 mills to put toward road improvements won 122 to 79 votes.

The Coshocton Street Levy for 2.4 mills for construction to repait streets, roads and bridges won 58% to 42%.

The West Lafayette issue for 4 mills towards general operating expenses for the police department lost...

December 23, 2013 - 4:42am
1 year 10 weeks ago

This weekend's rain has caused flooding issues in Coshocton County. The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office reported Monday that there is high water in several areas and closed roadways.

The following roads are affected:

  • SR 715 in both directions at the Mohawk Dam between the dam and the Knox County line
  • CR 4 west of SR 60
  • Twp Road 437
  • CR 6 near SR 16
  • SR 60 north of Blissfield at the Coshocton/Holmes County line
  • SR ...
September 30, 2013 - 4:08pm
1 year 22 weeks ago

What was supposed to be a fun filled hunting trip turned turned into a nightmare for one man when he got lost in the woods.

Timothy Miller and his brother- in- law, Scott decided to take the two and half hour drive from Cleveland to Coshocton to hunt deer on Sunday evening, when Scott became tired, Miller decided to stay in the woods and hunt a little bit longer. Miller was making his way out of the woods when it became dark, his phone died and he lost direction.

"I was very...

September 30, 2013 - 5:54am
1 year 22 weeks ago

****Update****  The missing hunter in Coshocton County has been found safe. -- ***Update*****



The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office resumes its search Monday for a missing hunter.The sheriff's office said that two men were hunting Sunday, when one of the men decided to leave the woods as it was getting dark. The other stayed behind to hunt longer, that man ended up getting lost in the woods.

He contacted the sheriff's office, but the man's phone...

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