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  1. Gettysburg Crossing property deemed not blightedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    ... obtain a $3 million grant from the state's Department of Transportation and a $2 million bond financed by the Adams County Industrial Development Authority, all for infrastructure enhancements that would have been funded through tax increment ...

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  2. Manchester rules at Fayetteville InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People's Defender

    ... heat, the teams traveled to Chatfield College to compete in the 2014 Fayetteville Invitational and came back to Adams County with quite a bit of hardware. In the high school races, both the Manchester boys and girls captured first place team ...

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  3. Lady Devils golfers go 4-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People's Defender

    North Adams' Erin Newman shot a 58 on Friday at the Adams County Country Club as the Lady Devils were victorious in a tri-match with Fairfield and West Union.

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  4. Developers looking for blight vote on Gettysburg CrossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Sun

    ... will be on the hook for paying more than $39,000 in property tax rollbacks once the land is taken out of the Adams County Clean and Green program. The property was previously the subject of a mortgage foreclosure suit in Adams County Court. The ...

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  5. Kickoff Classic is a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | People's Defender

    ... sight to see the families of all those kids come out in support." "I want to thank the administrators of the Adams County School District, our parents, our players, and all those who helped make this event a huge success." On the field, there were a ...

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  6. Hounds roll in final tuneupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | People's Defender

    ... win over West Union. Last Friday night, Aug. 22, was certainly one of the most anticipated sports nights that Adams County had seen in quite some time. For the first time in 35 years, two varsity football squads from West Union and Manchester met on ...

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  7. Groundbreaking held for Fitness TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | People's Defender

    ... left are Matt Young, NAHS Principal; Asher Young; Larry Shiveley, NA Assistant Principal; Leeann Puckett, GE/Adams County Health and Wellness Coalition Chair; Debbie Ryan, Adams County Creating Healthy Communities Coordinator; Steve Wolfe, OVSD ...

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  8. Crummie wins Marine Corps 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | People's Defender

    ... Bobby D. White Detachment of the Marine Corps League appreciates all of the participants and the support of the Adams County Sheriff's Office, the West Union Life Squad, the DeForest Amateur Radio Club, the Salamon Airport Commission, the Pepsi-Cola ...

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  9. Man flees scene of accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | People's Defender

    ... vehicle for three miles before abandoning it, attempting to walk to a house in Peebles. He was picked up by Adams County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Estep and brought to the scene of the collision. Helton is facing charges of driving left of center, OVI, ...

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  10. OVSD announces free and reduced price lunch policyRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | People's Defender

    Adams County Ohio Valley School District has announced the 2014-2015 policy for free and reduced-price meals for students unable to pay the full price of meals or milk served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast, After School Care Snack or Special Milk Program.

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  11. McSherrystown woman gets probation for sexual assaultRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Evening Sun

    A McSherrystown woman was sentenced to 60 months probation Aug. 19 in Adams County Court for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old boy, according to the Adams County District Attorney's office.

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  12. Highland Twp. woman sentenced in N.J. for hiding cocaineRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Evening Sun

    ... in Hunterdon County Superior Court to a third-degree drug charge. Keller missed her July 17 sentence date in Adams County Court because of the charges she faced in New Jersey. Her Adams County Court appearance was a result of her involvement with a ...

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  13. Manchester Council discusses old schoolRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | People's Defender

    ... required by the original motion to accept bids for the property. Broerman is the current owner of the former Adams County Hospital property in West Union. When asked to speak, he explained his low bid. "The State requires an occupancy permit for the ...

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  14. GASB has minimal effect on countyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | People's Defender

    The new Government Accounting Standards Board or GASB, pronounced Gasby, standards set in place by GASB 68 will have minimal impact on Adams County, according to County Auditor David Gifford.

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  15. Dragons take back County CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | People's Defender

    ... County Cup Torunament. North Adams senior Braxton McFarland shot an 85 to earn All-County honors in the 2014 Adams County Cup, held on Aug. 13 at the Hilltop Golf Course. North Adams senior Braxton McFarland shot an 85 to earn All-County honors in ...

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  16. Lady Devils golfers go 2-0Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | People's Defender

    Coach Rachel Herman and her North Adams Lady Devils golf squad remained perfect on the season at two wins in two outings as they grabbed another victory at the Adams County Country Club on Aug. 15. On the course with the Lady Devils were girls golf squads from West Union, Fairfield, and Peebles, with the Lady Devils coming out on top with an ... (more)

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  17. West Union wins tri-matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | People's Defender

    West Union's Ethan McCarty shot a 74 on the course at Adams County Country Club on Aug. 15 to lead the Dragons to a win over Lynchburg and Fairfield.

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  18. Drug bust leads to high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | People's Defender

    ... Fire Department, and Trooper Fox of the Ohio State Patrol responded to the crash. Mallory was transported to Adams County Regional Medical Center for injuries. He was released shortly after treatment and transported to Adams County Jail. His ...

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  19. Roush donates car to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | People's Defender

    ... and extending the village limits. Downtown revitalization projects are being planned for all of the villages in Adams County through grants that the Adams County Board of Commissioners and Economic Development Office worked to receive. Manchester is ...

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  20. Countryside Church of Christ celebrates 200 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | People's Defender

    ... in the early 1900's that shows the names of congregants from 1900 to 1902. One of the oldest churches in Adams County will be celebrating its 200th anniversary at the end of the month. The Countryside Church of Christ will be hosting a celebration ...

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