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  1. Seantor Brown to visit Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | People's Defender

    United States Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio will be in Adams County on official business on Sept. 2. In addition to his official duties, the Adams County Democrat Club will be hosting a brief meet and greet reception where you can have a "Sandwich with the Senator."

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  2. Trustees re-elected at annual meeting of Adams Rural Electric CooperativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | People's Defender

    Three trustees were re-elected at the 75th annual meeting of the Adams Rural Electric Cooperative held Saturday, Aug. 22 at the Red Barn Convention Center in Winchester. Approximately 450 members and guests were in attendance.

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  3. Adams County Library NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | People's Defender

    Congratulations to the winners of our Back to School Drawings at the Adams County Public Library. At the Manchester Library, four backpacks loaded with school supplies were won by Ashley Francis, Dakota Blevins, Thomas Ailshire, and Karlee Collins.

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  4. New event excites Brushcreek fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | People's Defender

    A new event hit the track on Aug. 15 at Brushcreek Motorsports Complex. The first ever Team Enduro took place following all the regular racing action.

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  5. McCoy chosen as 2015 OTD Grand MarshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | People's Defender

    Jack McCoy, pictured here with his wife Sis, has been chosen as the Grand Marshal of the 2015 PeeblesOld Timers Days parade. Jack McCoy, pictured here with his wife Sis, has been chosen as the Grand Marshal of the 2015 PeeblesOld Timers Days parade.

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  6. Nature Conservancy speaker highlights dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | People's Defender

    Martin McCalister from the Nature Conservancy speaks to the crowd at the Adams County Travel and Visitors Bureau's annual dinner Wednesday. Martin McCalister from the Nature Conservancy speaks to the crowd at the Adams County Travel and Visitors Bureau's annual dinner Wednesday.

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  7. Library hosts events throughout countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | People's Defender

    Lexi Taylor of White Oak stands with brothers James and Eric Frump of Lynchburg with their creations at the West Union Library. Lexi Taylor of White Oak stands with brothers James and Eric Frump of Lynchburg with their creations at the West Union Library.

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  8. Laffertys are grand marshalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | People's Defender

    The West Union Lion's Club has announced the selection of John T. and Elaine Lafferty, of West Union, as the Grand Marshals for the annual Independence Day Parade in West Union. "Throughout their careers, the Laffertys have generously contributed to the community and we are pleased to recognize these outstanding citizens and honor their noteworthy accomplishments," said Lion's Club President- designate Stephen Caraway.

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  9. Youth leaders graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | People's Defender

    Top row: Mike Parks, Tad Mitchell, Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, Russ Brewer Middle row: Rickey Deatley, Karlie Harper, Tyler Ryan, Josey Scott, Aaron Pertuset Bottom row: Jacob Miley, Daisee Young, Mckayla Smith, Kasey Hawkins, Taylor Wylie Top row: Mike Parks, Tad Mitchell, Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, Russ Brewer Middle row: Rickey Deatley, Karlie Harper, Tyler Ryan, Josey Scott, Aaron Pertuset Bottom row: Jacob Miley, Daisee Young, Mckayla Smith, Kasey Hawkins, Taylor Wylie Leadership Adams celebrated the graduation of 10 participants in their inaugural youth program Friday afternoon with a ceremony in West Union.

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  10. Adams County Fair events plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | People's Defender

    The 124th Adams County Fair is July 12-July 18 and just like every year, the Fair Parade begins at 5 p.m. and comes through the center ring. This is tradition and the Fair Queen is crowned just after opening ceremonies.

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  11. Summer readers invade librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | People's Defender

    The Summer Reading Program is underway at the Adams County Public Library. We're inviting kids, teens, and adults to join us to read books, stop by for fun events, and earn prizes as you reach your reading goals.

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  12. Peebles holds 2015 Basketball CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | People's Defender

    A big group of campers took part in the morning session of the 2015 Peebles Basketball Camp, which ran from May 26-29 at the high school. Here are the morning campers, grades 2-8, plus the high school athletes who assisted with the camp instruction.

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  13. Peebles principal retiring after 30 yrs.on jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | People's Defender

    After three decades of educating, Jim Walls, assistant principal for Peebles Elementary and High School, is eager to experience the next chapter in his life. Walls has been the assistant principal for Peebles Elementary since 2000 and then principal of both schools since 2011.

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  14. Library NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | People's Defender

    Clockwise from left, Kris Lanham, Tara Dryden, Sherry Thompson, and Deborah Cumberledge pose as the "Adams County Library Avengers." They will host the Summer Reading events at each Adams County library.

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  15. House fire rages through the nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | People's Defender

    A large structure fire early Friday morning in Peebles caused extensive damage to not only that building, but surrounding homes and vehicles as well. A electrical short is being blamed as the cause of the fire of 78 Walnut Street. 1 comment

  16. Cora BowmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | People's Defender

    She was born in Adams County on December 5, 1934 the daughter of the late Ollie and Nola Smith. She is survived by two sons, Stephen Austin of Columbus and Gregory Austin of Washington Court House; one daughter, Diane Mason of Hillsboro; two brothers, Franklin Smith of Blanchester and Henry and Carol Smith of Peebles; and two sisters, Jane McAllister of Rarden and Bonnie and Bernard Brown of Peebles.

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  17. North Adams Fit Trail now completeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | People's Defender

    Shown at the Grand Opening of the North Adams Fit Trail are, kneeling from left, Phillip Thomas, Zach Littleton, David Bender, George Back, Nichole Horsley, Hunter Dunn, Dodge Estle, Robert Scott, and Mike Baldwin; standing, Matt Young, NAHS Principal; Rodney Wallace, OVSD Superintendent; Shay Beighle, North Adams Student Wellness Instructor; Leeann Puckett, Adams County Health and Wellness Coalition Director; Kami Lewis, NAE P.E Instructor; Marsha McCormick, SNAP-Ed Program Assistant, OSU Extension, Adams County; Dane Clark, GE-Peebles; Holly Johnson, Adams County Economic and Community Development Director; Jo Hanson, HR Director, First State Bank; Vohn Hoop, OVCTC Masonry Instructor; Ronald Nolan; Jacob Stevenson; Dakota Hall; Jacob Gilkison; Isaiah Planck; Cody Hall; Nathan Cadwallader; Seth Metcalf; Brent Harper, OVCTC Carpentry Instructor; Debbie Ryan, Adams County Creating Healthy ... (more)

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  18. Locals succeed in district track meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | People's Defender

    At last week's Division III District Track Meet at Southeastern, Manchester senior Samantha Aldridge takes off as part of one of the relay squads for the Lady Hounds. As part of the 4 x 100 relay team, Aldridge and her teammates narrowly missed a trip to the regional meet, placing fifth.

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  19. Somewhere there sits a very empty stoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | People's Defender

    Another school year has come and gone. Kindergartners have graduated, sixth graders are moving to the frightening hallways of junior high, eighth graders are relinquishing their spot at the top of the totem pole to go back to the bottom, and seniors have moved on into the next phase of their lives.

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  20. County projects ranked in OVRDC caucus meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | People's Defender

    The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission held their second round caucus meeting to discuss ranking projects in Adams County. The commission discussed and ranked three proposed projects to determine possible funding.

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