Adams County Newswire (Page 7)

Adams County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Adams County, OH. (Page 7)

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  1. Renowned Ohio artist visits WUHSRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... Blevins was a guest for the day in the Art classes of Mr. Michael Felts. Blevins, who is the brother-in-law of Adams County Ohio Valley Superintendent Richard Seas, entertained students and staff all day with his paintings on display and his stories ...

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  2. Par for the course, Dragons sweep SHAC Golf titlesRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... more in the top 10, Lucy Kersey fourth with her total score of 93 and Lindsey Daniel eighth with 98. Two more Adams County golfers placed in the top 10, all of whom were named to the All-SHAC Team. North Adams's Caitlin Young and Peebles' Savannah ...

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  3. Oak Lawn cemetery property avoids tax saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Evening Sun

    ... Rao, entered into a contract on Sept. 14 to remove the site from an upset sale auction Friday, according to Adams County Director of Tax Services Daryl Crum. Ramesh Rao made a down payment of about $8,000, part of a 12-month payment plan that will ...

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  4. Kirker Covered Bridge gets a - Brown Goose' faceliftRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2016 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Travel and Visitors Bureau recently had the Kirker Covered Bridge repainted and added a quilt square to the historic covered bridge. Built in 1890, the Kirker Bridge on St. Rt.

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  5. Dragons top Manchester in Defender Bowl battle, 28-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | People's Defender

    It was an exciting night for everyone involved last Thursday evening at Greyhound Stadium in Manchester. A battle between a pair of junior high football squads, the host Greyhounds and the visiting West Union Dragons, would determine the winner of the 2016 Adams County People's Defender Bowl, allowing them to take home the beautiful trophy and hold bragging rights for another year.

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  6. Animal Shelter booth sees record crowds at Old Timer's Day FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | People's Defender

    Between Sept. 15- 18, the Animal Shelter booth at the annual Old Timer's Day Festival in Peebles received record numbers of visitors and generated over $900 in funds for the homeless dogs, cats, horses, and other companion animals of Adams County.

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  7. County board talks about moving courthouse weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Adams County Board of Supervisors is contemplating a policy that would move weddings from the Adams County Courthouse to the Adams County Office Building a few blocks away.

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  8. Auditor Deems Tiny Village With No Mayor 'unauditable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    ... Auditor of State Dave Yost says no financial records were provided during its biennial audit of the Adams County village of Rome. Various village positions remain unfilled. Spots for mayor, clerk and village council were included on the ballot in ...

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  9. Seaman Fall Festival begins Wednesday, runs through SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | People's Defender

    The 103-year old festival that celebrates farming and farming families in Adams County will, throughout the weekend, host several tractor pulls, as well as musical and entertainment venues, contests, competitions, parades, and pageants. The festival's pageantry begins in the community building.

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  10. New drug treatment offers more hope for recovering addictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | People's Defender

    Drug addiction is a reality that is defining the lives of more and more American families, including many in Adams County. The 1970's "junkie" image of drug addicts shooting up in flop houses and back alleys has been replaced by a more frightening reality - the kid next oor overdosing in small-town America.

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  11. September 19, 2016September 19, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... or even the dreaded yellow or red card sends you to the penalty box. I am positive that somewhere here in Adams County there are a few old outhouses that could be set next to the soccer field to serve as the penalty box. Decorate it with a few ...

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  12. Lady Dragons break ACCC course recordRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | People's Defender

    Senior Mackenzie Smith paced the West Union girls golf team by shooting a 38 as the Lady Dragons broke the course record at the Adams County Country Club. Friday, Sept.

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  13. Donnie AustinRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... ollow in the Evergreen Cemetery, with Dave Hopkins officiating. Military graveside services will be provided by Adams County Honor Guard.

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  14. Local teens selected to State 4-H Teen Leadership CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | People's Defender

    Two Adams County 4-H teens were recently selected to serve as members of the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council. They are Molly Bauman of Otway, and Jordan Crum from Peebles.

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  15. Connect with Serpent Mound over Old Timer's DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | People's Defender

    It's a beautiful day as visitors to Serpent Mound wave to friends from the tower that overlooks the 1/4 mile long effigy. Photo by Roy Willman In conjunction with Peebles Old Timers Days, Adams County residents will be treated to free parking while visiting Serpent Mound from .

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  16. Lady Dragons are 2016 County Cup winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | People's Defender

    After the boys' golf teams had their moment in the sun last month, it was time for the girls' teams to grab center stage as the three schools who have girls' programs gathered at the Adams County Country Club on Friday, Sept.2 for the female version of the Adams County Cup. A sunny and quite pleasant afternoon greeted the 22 golfers who took to the course for the Cup competition and the day belonged to the host team, the West Union Lady Dragons as they easily outdistanced North Adams and Peebles to send the trophy on to its spot in the WUHS trophy case.

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  17. Remembering 9/11-15 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... that moment I knew I wanted to be in public service. I'm now celebrating my tenth year in EMS." "I grew up in Adams County, but I lived in Newport on 9/11. I remember seeing the TV and thinking it was a movie. When I realized it wasn't I grew very ...

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  18. Hughes honored at GABPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | People's Defender

    Usually seen at the Adams County Fair collecting the award for being the oldest man present, but 96-year old Seaman resident Tom Hughes got an award of a different kind on Friday, Sept. 2, this one courtesy of the Cincinnati Reds organization.

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  19. Greyhounds produce three winners at the 2016 Dragon RunRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... Clinton, North Adams, Portsmouth Notre Dame and Fayetteville were on hand. It was a big day for many of the Adams County teams and runners as the county produced three individual champions and three team champions on the day. For the Hounds, ...

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  20. Fire it up! Annual Jr. Fair BBQ cooks up another savory fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | People's Defender

    ... fill it with fire, wrap your meat in muslin, cover it and let it roast for several hours. Members of the Adams County Junior Fair have been firing up their own authentic barbecue since 1963 and drawing in long lines of locals who appreciate savory ...

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