Beacon Tabs 2019 Coshocton County Fair Program - Page 12

Contributed | Beacon Students at Ridgewood High School decorated their bus that will be entered into the bus contest at the fair this year. Bus competition at fair to raise money for schools By Beth Scott COSHOCTON – Fairgoers will see a new addition to ma- chinery row this year. Three uniquely decorated school buses will be featured near the AG Hall facing Seventh Street during this year’s fair, and all fairgoers are invited MILWAUKEE REP WILL BE IN STORE FOR SPECIAL EVENT ON OCT. 10 TH , 11AM - 2PM to vote with a monetary donation for your favorite one. The three buses will be decorated by each of the three school districts in the county and all the money raised will go toward that school. Locked boxes will be locat- ed near each bus where you can drop in a monetary donation to support the school of your choice. Members of the fair board will collect the money each night and keep a tally on how much each school has raised. “I’m good friends with Mary Knicely [secretary of the fairboard] and she needed help in coming up with new ideas for the fair this year,” said Amy Bourne, president of the Ridgewood Music Boosters. “She saw it [the bus competition] somewhere else and thought it would be a SEE BUS ON PAGE 13 Proudly Supporting Our 4-H & FFA Community! BUNDLE & SAVE Your Full-Service Local Realtor’s 150 UP TO $ INSTANTLY WHEN YOU PURCHASE A QUALIFYING M18 FUEL DRILL AND FASTENING KIT TM CHRISTI OLINGER JESSICA OLINGER PLUS Realtor®, Office Manager 740.202.0150 direct AN ACCESSORY OR HAND TOOL Realtor® 740.575.5867 OFFER VALID AUGUST 1 - OCTOBER 31, 2019 Eligible kits are subject to store availability. See associate for details. HOURS: M-F: 7am-5pm Sat: 8am-2pm 740-622-0198 Fax: 740-622-2758 Toll Free: 1-877-267-4562 12B THE BEACON 1201 Walnut St., Coshocton Local Serving Local HER Realtors 153 W. Main St. Newcomerstown, OH • Office: 740.492.4225 SEPTEMBER 25, 2019