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High School Golf Previews
Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

High School Golf Previews

Newcomerstown Head Coach: Chuck Eicholtz (1st year) Home Course: Hickory Flats Golf Course Last Year's Record: 3-11 (8th in IVC, 7th in D-III Sectional).

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

High School Golf Roundup

SUGARCREEK -- The Ridgewood girls' golf team participated in the IVC pre-season tournament at Willandale Golf Club on Monday. The Lady Generals posted a team score of 415 which was good enough for fifth place.

Aug 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Plans expand for Camp Tuscazoar Adventure Race

ZOARVILLE Camp Tuscazoar will host its first ever Tuscazoar Adventure Race on Saturday, Aug. 19 at the camp. A rugged adventure awaits in this action-packed race!

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Golf

Elks Golf League Coshocton #376 & Newcomerstown #1555 At Hickory Flats Golf Course Low Gross (36) Ed Moyer & Larry Stocker; Low Net (29) Larry Stocker High Points (12.

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'Old-timers' could lead OSU to good times
Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

'Old-timers' could lead OSU to good times

CHICAGO Ohio State's 2013 recruiting class has been a gift that has kept on giving into a fifth year, which has not always been the case at OSU. Seven fifth-year seniors from that 2013 group of recruits are still in leadership roles on and off the field.

By Jim Naveau For The Jeffersonian
Backyard Briefs
Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Backyard Briefs

Newcomerstown OHSAA Meeting The OHSAA required meeting for all fall sports athletes and parents at Newcomerstown entering grades 7-12 will take place Thursday, Aug. 3 at 6 p.m. at the high school.

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Soccer Camp

Register child for High Power Soccer Camp, for boys and girls age kindergarten-sixth grade and for the athlete and the non-athlete. The cost is $5. Register by August 8 and get a t-shirt. Three Thursdays: Aug 24, 31 and Sept. 7, 6-8 p.m.

West romps in Charity All-Star Game
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

West romps in Charity All-Star Game

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- It was a West wipeout in the 40th Annual Times-Reporter Charity All-Star Football Game.

By Darrin Lautenschleger Gatehouse Ohio Media
Dover Library to host OSU football author
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Dover Library to host OSU football author

DOVER --The Dover Public Library will host author Robert J. Roman on Thursday, Aug. 10 at 6:30 p.m. as part of its Nights at the Round Table Author Series. In Ohio State Football: The Forgotten Dawn, author Robert J.

Backyard Briefs
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Backyard Briefs

Newcomerstown Football Golf Scramble The Newcomerstown Trojans Football team will be hosting a golf scramble on Saturday, July 29. There is still time to add a team or be a sponsor.

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Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

TR's 40th All-Star Football roster set

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Ridgewood High's John Slusser and Claymont High's Jeremy Shaver will guide the West and East squads respectively for the 40th annual Times-Reporter Charity All-Star Football Game slated for Friday, July 21 at New Philadelphia's Woody Hayes Quaker Stadium.

Ridgewood's 'Bethel boys' close out career in TR All-Star
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Ridgewood's 'Bethel boys' close out career in TR All-Star

WEST LAFAYETTE In these parts, they are simply known as the Bethel boys. Triplets Kasey, Kevin and Kyle Bethel were instrumental in Ridgewood's solid seasons over the past four years and the Generals 2016 run to the postseason under veteran head coach John Slusser.

By Roger Metzgergatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Golf

Elks Golf League Coshocton #376 & Newcomerstown #1555 Hickory Flats Golf Course Low Gross (36) Richard Skelton Low Net (33) Richard Skelton High Points (13.

Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017 announced
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017 announced

COLUMBUS -- Eight new members will be enshrined in the Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. The Class of 2017 will be inducted Oct. 6 at a dinner and introduced to the public at halftime of the Ohio State home football vs. Maryland.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Shryock finishes runner-up in Lucas Oil Challenge Cup

After posting a win in Alpena, Michigan and two at Lake Eufaula, Alabama, Fletcher Shryock finished second in the Lucas Oil Challenge Cup championship at Eufaula in a Major League Fishing event that aired Saturday.

'Black Jack' McDowell is Festival parade marshal
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

'Black Jack' McDowell is Festival parade marshal

Jack McDowell, a former Cy Young Award winner, will serve as this year's grand marshal for the Cy Young Days Festival Parade and as guest speaker at the annual banquet slated Saturday, June 24.

By Clay Mccauley Special To The News
The Legacy of Cy Young
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

The Legacy of Cy Young

Denton True Young, better known as "Cy" Young, was a Major League baseball pitcher and a long-time resident of Newcomerstown who is arguably one of the greatest pitchers of all time.

Newcomerstown athlete is All American
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown athlete is All American

GENEVA -- For the third year in a row, a Heidelberg University hammer thrower earned a spot on the podium at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Tristen Durr, a junior from Newcomerstown, placed sixth in the event with a throw of 187-7.

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Eastern District Track All-Stars
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Eastern District Track All-Stars

Boys Division II 100M -- Alex Leeper, Cambridge; Grant Gunn, River View; Kade Mollahan, Morgan. 200M -- Brayden Chaney, West Holmes; Alex Leeper, Cambridge; Jason Williams, Minerva.

Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game a success
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game a success

STRASBURG -- The first Area 9 Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game took place recently, with the Strasburg-Franklin Schools, with the approval and assistance of Gary Spinell and Adam Hall, serving as the host of this year's event.