Adams County Newswire

Adams County Newswire

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  1. Ohio teacher dies; community collects backpacks in her memory updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    After a teacher passed away in Adams County, Ohio, the community came together and collected more than 600 backpacks in her memory. Melissa Williams, 38, died suddenly at her home July 17. Her services were held Saturday.

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  2. Teacher's sudden death inspires school supply backpack driveRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A community mourning the sudden loss of a beloved elementary teacher with the Adams County/Ohio Valley School District decided to honor her with a charity school supply backpack drive. Melissa J. Williams, 38, passed away unexpectedly on July 17 from a medical condition, according to North Adams Elementary Principal Deirdre Mills and William's obituary .

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  3. Amish women admit to practicing illegal midwiferyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Two Amish women who were arrested earlier this year after police learned they were serving as midwives without any certifications or formal training have pleaded guilty. Sylvia C. Eicher, 74, and Lydiann S. Schwartz, 73, both pleaded guilty in Adams County Court to Level 6 felony Practicing Midwifery without a License.

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  4. Sex assault charges for local youth counselorRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Standard Blade

    The Adams County District Attorney's Office charged Michelle Theresa Sarillo, 29, with one count of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust and one count of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust as a pattern of abuse. Sarillo's first court appearance was July 20. Her preliminary hearing is to be set at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, in Adams County Court.

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  5. Detention center employee charged with sexual assault on a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Broomfield Enterprise

    A counselor with the Adams County Youth Service Center, which serves youth from Broomfield and Adams counties, was charged Friday with sexual assault on a child. Michelle Theresa Sarillo, 29, is accusing of assaulting a child who was a juvenile inmate at the center in Brighton where she was serving as a counselor, according to a news release from 17th Judicial District Attorney Dave Young.

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  6. Dentenion center employee charged with sexual assault on a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Camera

    A counselor with the Adams County Youth Service Center, which serves youth from Broomfield and Adams counties, was charged Friday with sexual assault on a child. Michelle Theresa Sarillo, 29, is accusing of assaulting a child who was a juvenile inmate at the center in Brighton where she was serving as a counselor, according to a news release from 17th Judicial District Attorney Dave Young.

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  7. Chronic disease, diabetes program leaders needed -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | Tri-County News

    ... communities after they complete training through the AAA7. An upcoming training is scheduled in West Union (Adams County) beginning on August 13 for those individuals who are interested. The AAA7 covers ten counties in southern Ohio, including ...

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  8. HOWARD, Juanita LouiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 4 | Dayton Daily News

    HOWARD, Juanita Louise 46, of Adams County, Ohio, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018. She was born July 9, 1971 in Springfield, Ohio.

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  9. Supervisors say need for more jail space unavoidableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | The Hastings Tribune

    The ongoing study to evaluate costs and possible locations for a new jail drew the most discussion Saturday morning during Coffee and Conversations with the Adams County Board of Supervisors at the Pastime Lanes conference room.

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  10. Deputies investigating after pet owner reports Husky was stolen, bleachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... sister's home down the street for about 20 minutes, then came back and found Cash was gone. "I've been all over Adams County looking for him, Brown County looking for him, all the counties in between," Pack said. Within 24 hours of the pup's ...

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  11. Coaches needed for falls management program -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | Tri-County News

    ... communities after they complete training through the AAA7. An upcoming coaches training will be held in Adams County for those interested in serving as a volunteer coach in their community. Matter of Balance emphasizes practical strategies to manage ...

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  12. Club hits jackpot with mushroom tours, outingsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2018 | Portsmouth Daily Times

    ... Lectures, field trips and food samplings will be included. Contact the park for more information. The next Adams County Wild Mushroom Club meeting will be 1 p.m. July 3 at Frisch's in West Union. Come early if you want to eat. You don't have to live ...

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  13. Falls management needs volunteersRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2018 | Portsmouth Daily Times

    ... communities after they complete training through the AAA7. An upcoming coaches training will be held in Adams County for those interested in serving as a volunteer coach in their community. Matter of Balance emphasizes practical strategies to manage ...

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  14. DPL Inc.DPL Inc. Announces the Retirement of the J.M. Stuart and Killen Station Power PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Electric Energy Online

    ... and Vistra Energy with a coal-fired generating unit and combustion turbine. Both power plants are located in Adams County, Ohio. "Collectively for more than 40 years, the J.M. Stuart and Killen Stations have provided safe, reliable power and have ...

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  15. Forced to choose between a job - and a communityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Salon

    John Arnett chose Adams County, Ohio, as his home long before he was old enough to vote, drink beer or drive a motorcycle along the Ohio River. After his parents split up, Arnett opted at age 10 to spend most of his time with his grandmother in Adams County, along the river 70a miles southeast of Cincinnati, rather than with his parents in the Dayton area.

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  16. The Coal Industry is Dying, and Ita s Leaving Communities Like This One to Pick Up the PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Mother Jones

    As the largest employer in Adams County, Ohio, closes its coal-fired power plants there, families must leave the place they know to find work. John Arnett chose Adams County, Ohio, as his home long before he was old enough to vote, drink beer or drive a motorcycle along the Ohio River.

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  17. Forced to Choose Between Jobs and CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | Huntington News

    John Arnett chose Adams County, Ohio, as his home long before he was old enough to vote, drink beer or drive a motorcycle along the Ohio River. After his parents split up, Arnett opted at age 10 to spend most of his time with his grandmother in Adams County, along the river 70 miles southeast of Cincinnati, rather than with his parents in the Dayton area.

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  18. RALSTON, Gladys EileenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    RALSTON , Gladys Eileen 94, of Dayton, passed away in the presence of the Lord, on Friday, May 25, 2018. She was born April 30, 1924 in a small town in Adams County, Ohio to Harry & Loa Cook.

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  19. Why Do Americans Stay When Their Town Has No Future?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Family and community are the only things left in Adams County, Ohio, as the coal-fired power plants abandon ship and the government shrugs. John Arnett fishes with a friend and former co-worker on the Ohio River. 5 comments

  20. 'OK have a great day': Scammer suddenly realizes he's on phone with copRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ADAMS COUNTY, OH - The Peebles Police Department is looking into a series of scam calls that are being made to residents in Adams County. Police learned a lot more about what the scammers are looking for after one of their officers spent more than 11 minutes on the phone with a man claiming to be from the Publisher's Clearing House.

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