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Adams County Newswire

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

    8 hrs ago | People's Defender

    The Adams County Public Library is now offering free, hands-on classes on Intuit QuickBooks. Sign up to attend a four-part series teaching the fundamentals of the popular accounting and small business software, QuickBooks Pro.

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  2. Hung jury declared in trial of former Illinois prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    Curtis Lovelace defense attorneys James Elmore, center left, and Jeff Page, behind Elmore, prepare to leave after the jury said they would not reach a verdict immediately in Lovelace's first-degree murder trial Thursday evening, Feb. 4, 2016, at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former assistant Adams County state's attorney, Quincy school board president and University of Illinois football captain, is charged with killing of his wife Cory on Valentine's Day in 2006.

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  3. Jury deliberations resume in Lovelace murder trialRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | SFGate

    Curtis Lovelace defense attorneys James Elmore, center left, and Jeff Page, behind Elmore, prepare to leave after the jury said they would not reach a verdict immediately in Lovelace's first-degree murder trial Thursday evening, Feb. 4, 2016, at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former assistant Adams County state's attorney, Quincy school board president and University of Illinois football captain, is charged with killing of his wife Cory on Valentine's Day in 2006.

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  4. County board commends roads department for snow removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hastings Tribune

    When members of the Adams County Board of Supervisors finally met on Thursday afternoon they used the opportunity to commend County Roads Superintendent Dawn Miller and her road crew.

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  5. Jurors deliberate in former prosecutor's murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NewsOK.com

    In this Jan. 25, 2016 file photo, Curtis Lovelace, second from left, is escorted to a courtroom for the start of his murder trial by sheriff's deputies at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former University of Illinois football star and Adams County prosecutor, is accused of suffocating his wife, Cory, on Feb. 14, 2006.

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  6. Jurors to deliberate in murder trial of former prosecutor and U. of I. football starRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Chicago Tribune

    Curtis Lovelace is escorted to a courtroom for the start of his murder trial by sheriff's deputies at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill., on Jan. 25, 2016. Curtis Lovelace is escorted to a courtroom for the start of his murder trial by sheriff's deputies at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill., on Jan. 25, 2016.

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  7. Jurors to deliberate in former prosecutor's murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 25, 2016 file photo, Curtis Lovelace, second from left, is escorted to a courtroom for the start of his murder trial by sheriff's deputies at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former University of Illinois football star and Adams County prosecutor, is accused of suffocating his wife, Cory, on Feb. 14, 2006.

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  8. Kellera s Night in PeeblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | People's Defender

    ... It's truly amazing the selfless act of so many." "Two communities came together to show what living in Adams County is all about," posted Amy Huffman Swango on the PHS Boosters Facebook page. "Not Red or Green, but a sea of black raised over $12,000 ...

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  9. Switzer hired as ACOVSD TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Ohio Valley School District recently hired Brian Switzer as their new Treasurer. Prior to joining ACOVSD, Mr. Switzer was the Treasurer for the Clermont Northeastern School District for 18 years and an Assistant Auditor of State for 12 years.

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  10. Girls tourney pairings releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | People's Defender

    ... has flown by and the postseason is upon us and on Sunday afternoon, the four high school girls varsity teams in Adams County learned where they will all begin their sectional tournament play in the Southeast District, three teams competing in ...

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  11. Cash, drugs recovered in Winchester investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | People's Defender

    Winchester Police in conjunction with the Adams County Prosecutor and Brown County Drug and Major Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant at a residence in Winchester, Ohio, that yielded hundreds on narcotic pills, fire arms, and $24,000 in cash. According to Lt.

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  12. Essay winners honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | People's Defender

    Eleven Adams County students traveled to Columbus on Wednesday, Jan. 27 to be recognized by members of Ohio Senate for their award winning essays on the dangers of opiates. The essay contest, promoted by the Adams County Sheriff's office, asked students to discuss issues surrounding the pervasive drug problem in Ohio.

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  13. Top of the morning, Jan. 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The News-Gazette

    Curtis Lovelace, second from left, is escorted to a courtroom for the start of his murder trial by sheriff's deputies Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former University of Illinois football star and Adams County prosecutor, is accused of suffocating his wife, Cory, on Feb. 14, 2006.

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  14. Winter storm causes car accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | People's Defender

    An Adams County woman and two children escaped serious injury in an automobile accident during last week's winter storm. First responders were called to the scene of the accident on Corboy Road, near Route 136 at approximately 1:28 p.m. on Friday, Jan.22.

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  15. Property destroyed by runaway carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | People's Defender

    An Adams County woman has come under investigation after she passed out while driving a borrowed car in West Union on Wednesday, Jan. 27. According to West Union Police Chief Roy Stricklett, Grooms was traveling west on Walnut Street when the 2004 Dodge Stratus she was operating careened off the roadway and crashed into the porch of a two-story brick house.

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

    Wednesday Jan 27 | People's Defender

    Pick up a copy of the library's New Book List and a calendar of events each month when you stop by the Adams County Public Library. In February, watch for some of these anticipated titles: "Cometh the Hour" by Jeffrey Archer, "Death of a Nurse" by M.C. Beaton, "The Restoration" by Wanda Brunstetter, "Remembrance" by Meg Cabot, "The Art of War" by Stephen Coonts, "She's Not There" by Joy Fielding, "Breakdown" by Jonathan Kellerman, "A Girl's Guide to Moving On" by Debbie Macomber, "Violent Crimes" by Philip Margolin, and "Midnight Sun" by Jo Nesbo.

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  17. Opening statements to be given in ex-Illinois prosecutor's murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Chicago Tribune

    Former Adams County assistant state's attorney Curtis Lovelace, 45, is escorted out of the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy in August 2014. Former Adams County assistant state's attorney Curtis Lovelace, 45, is escorted out of the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy in August 2014.

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  18. Ex-prosecutor, football star on trial in wife's 2006 deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Former Adams County assistant state's attorney Curtis Lovelace, 45, was escorted out of the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. in Aug. 2014.

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  19. Thinking of getting a cat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | People's Defender

    ... been given their rabies vaccinations, and have already been spayed or neutered through the Humane Society of Adams County's low-cost sterilization program. Now that Mr. Arnold is experiencing his own health issues, the couple is desperate to find ...

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  20. Servants of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | People's Defender

    Pictured here is the administrative team for the Adams County Ohio Valley School District. From left, Superintendent Richard Seas, Sarah McDaniel, John Lewis, Charlie Bess, Tom Reed, Judy Campbell, and Treasurer Brian Switzer.

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