Stories tagged with: Coshocton County

September 16, 2011 - 5:06am
3 years 31 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol has released the location of a sobriety checkpoint taking place in Coshocton County.

Officials said the checkpoint will be held from 10pm Friday until 2am Saturday on US 36 near milepost 20 which is between State Route 83 and the Wal-mart.

The OVI checkpoint is funded by federal grants and is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.

Along with the checkpoint the patrol will also have nearby saturation patrols to combat alcohol...

September 15, 2011 - 9:20am
3 years 31 weeks ago

The State Highway Patrol said they'll be conducting an OVI Checkpoint this weekend.

The checkpoint will take place in Coshocton County Friday night. The OVI checkpoint is funded by federal grants and is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers.

Zanesville Post Commander Lt. Steven Rhine said that the checkpoints are a safe and effective deterrent to impaired driving and are an ideal complement to the state's enforcement efforts.

The checkpoint is just one of four...

June 17, 2011 - 10:37am
3 years 44 weeks ago

Authorities say a man arrested in connection with an early morning armed robbery in Coshocton has also admitted to another robbery from last month.
 

In a press release, Coshocton County Sheriff Tim Rogers says around 3:00 Friday morning the Circle K Store on South 7th Street was robbed at knife point.
 

He says the suspect fled the scene in a pick up truck and was caught about 45 minutes later.
 

The 38-year-old suspect was then taken to...

February 28, 2011 - 12:42pm
4 years 8 weeks ago

High water has closed two roadways in Coshocton County.

The Ohio Department of Transportation said Monday that State Route 715 from US 36 to the Knox County line is closed due to high water. The suggested detour is US 36.

State Route 60 between North Blissfield corporation limit and the Holmes County line is also closed due to high water.

The reopening of these routes is dependent upon roadway and weather conditions.

Also ODOT announced that State Route 658...

January 25, 2011 - 11:26pm
4 years 13 weeks ago

A man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Coshocton County.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office, around 3 p.m. 54-year-old Steven Adams of Coshocton was turning onto U.S. 36 from Township Road 104, when he failed to yield causing 73-year-old Robert Sherry Sr. of Columbus to strike him.

Sherry was traveling westbound on U.S. 36. He had two passengers in his vehicle, 45-year-old Robert Sherry Jr. of Loveland and 63-year-old William Peddicord Jr. of...

July 13, 2010 - 6:30pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

An area man is taken into custody following a domestic dispute that turned into a stand-off Tuesday morning in Coshocton County.

The Sheriff's Office says that 37-year-old Jason Payton's wife came to the station around 8 a.m. to report a domestic dispute at 345 South 5th Street.

Deputies arrived at the residence and tried to contact Payton, who refused to come out. The Sheriff's Office Special Response Team was called in and a team of two negotiators made several attempts to...

May 4, 2010 - 11:38pm
4 years 51 weeks ago

Coshocton County Prosecutor Bob Batchelor will be running in the race for Common Pleas Court Judge in November.
 

Batchelor edged out his Republican opponent Van Blanchard Tuesday  by nearly 600 votes.He will face Democrat William Brown.
 

Also, it's good news for  the Coshocton County City School District. Their bond issue and tax levy for construction and improvements passed by about 400 votes.

 

March 23, 2010 - 5:01pm
5 years 4 weeks ago

A 78-year old man is pronounced dead after falling into a creek in Coshocton County.

The Coshocton County Sheriff's Office received a call at 10:40 Tuesday morning from Mildred Nesmith requesting an emergency squad for her husband.

Mildred told the sheriff's office her husband had left the house about one hour earlier, and when he didn't return, she began looking for him. According to the sheriff's office, James Nesmith was found unconscious partially in the water.

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March 15, 2010 - 3:26am
5 years 6 weeks ago

A few roads in Coshocton County shut down due to high water. According to the Coshocton County Sheriff's Office the following roadways are closed:

State Route 60 North of Blissfield

State Route 715 is closed at the dam

and County Road 410 just north of Plainford is closed

March 13, 2010 - 8:37pm
5 years 6 weeks ago

The flood waters are rising in Southeastern Ohio, causing some roads in our area to be closed.

In Coshocton County the sheriff's office is closing roads due to the water levels, causing area residents to have a tough time getting around.

"The fields are starting to flood," said Nellie resident Brent Birker. "The campers over here in the campground are going to have to do something. The water's going to get up there pretty high."

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