Ashland County Newswire

Ashland County Newswire

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  1. Augustine leaves legacy in show ring at Ashland County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    For her 10th year showing animals at the Ashland County Fair, Loudonville's Samantha Augustine took her experience and decided to share it with the younger exhibitors showing market steer. She also showed and sold her final market steer, which was grand champion, during Thursday's auction at the Ashland County Fair Coliseum.

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  2. United Way kicks off 2019 superhero-themed campaign with $990K goalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    In the eyes of United Way of Ashland County, heroes aren't the ones who wear capes, but the ones who raise money to support their 15 partner agencies and 27 programs for the 2019 annual campaign, "The Hero in U." The new United Way campaign kicked off Thursday morning at the Ashland University Convocation Center. About 350 supporters of United Way heard results of the early Pacesetter Campaign, presented by 14 businesses and organizations.

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  3. Land bank eyeing Pump House propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ashland Times-Gazette

    After two attempts to put the Pump House Ministries up for auction during a sheriff's sale did not yield a buyer, public entities have the chance to take over the land. The property, which was the piece of the Pump House property that contained the blue water tower and was foreclosed upon last year, was the topic of conversation during the Ashland County Land Revitilization Corporation's meeting on Wednesday afternoon.

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  4. Ashland County Fair Ladies' Day teaches new skills, fun ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The theme for the annual Ladies' Day at the Ashland County Fair was "Ideas Today/Achievements Tomorrow," and women visiting the many presentations and demonstrations Wednesday were sure to leave with many fresh ideas in a variety of areas. Women walked away from Wednesday's fair armed with knowledge on everything from simple baking to fashion, from preserving photos to staying safe.

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  5. Abel, Garrison crowned senior king and queen at Ashland County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Lora Abel and Merv Garrison took the 2018 Senior Fair King and Queen honors, and Glenn Parks, a strolling banjo player, made his debut on Tuesday at the fair. The king and queen contest opened with Ashland Mayor Matt Miller and his wife, Melanie, honoring Ashland County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Carl Richert for his longtime service to the community.

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  6. Man charged with entering car, threatening man with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    An Ashland man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges he forced a Wooster man to take him to a gas station by threatening him with a knife to rob him. Brett Poindexter, 28, appeared in Ashland County Common Pleas Court after an indictment was filed after the most recent meeting of the Ashland County Grand Jury.

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  7. Mayor Miller gives reasons for sale of former Riley farm landRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... said, on how to further expand the Ashland business park. City Council, Ashland Area Economic Development and Ashland County Commissioners decided to create a transportation improvement district intended to extend Wells Road in the business park to ...

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  8. Suspicious person reported near Jeromesville, not thought to be fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The Ashland County Sheriff's Office and Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a call regarding a suspicious person near Hillsdale Middle School early Tuesday afternoon. Ashland County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Carl Richert said the three boys were playing outside behind the school when a man dressed in a white T-shirt, tan shorts, a ballcap and a ponytail grunted at them.

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  9. Man indicted for house fires on Lee AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... which are first-degree felonies. He appeared for arraignment on the indictment on Tuesday over Skype from the Ashland County Jail while represented by attorney James Mayer. Osborn entered not guilty pleas through Mayer and waived a speedy trial - a ...

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  10. Young At Heart WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The Ashland County Council on Aging sponsored its first annual fundraiser Young at Heart Walk at Freer Field. There were over 50 participants and 12 sponsors, which include Charcoal Mafia BBQ, Calvary Baptist Church, Law Office of David Hunter, Kingston of Ashland, First-Knox National Bank, Boales Insurance Agency Inc., Kindred at Home, Pathways Hospice, LSS The Good Shepherd, Thrivent Financial, Hospice of North Central Ohio and Superior Merch.com.

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  11. Veterans honored during annual Ashland fair serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... the walkway toward the Cheyenne Spidel Memorial Pavilion to cheer on county veterans on Monday morning at the Ashland County Fair. It's a tradition for area veterans to gather at the veterans building on the fairgrounds and for the Ashland Veterans ...

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  12. Ashland Fair flower show a group effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Each year, seven garden clubs organize and work to put on the flower show held at the Ashland County Fairgrounds. It's a sizeable event featured in Mozelle Hall.

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  13. Loudonville holds groundbreaking for new maintenance buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... others, was the groundbreaking of the village's $439,900 maintenance building, located at the site of the old Ashland County Garage on Wally Road, just behind the Farmers Equity complex. A dream of village officials for more than 30 years, the ...

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  14. Ash-Fair Raceway Tribute continues to highlight vintage race carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... the car. All part of a family tradition and a piece of Americana - brought to life for one day a year at the Ashland County Fair.

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  15. Hot start - Ashland County Fair opens to warm weather, good crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The 167th Ashland County Fair got off to a balmy start Sunday under mostly sunny skies with temperatures climbing into the mid 80s. The heat was already a factor by noon when, during the opening ceremony, County Commissioner Denny Bittle asked in jest if the fair board would consider putting a big fan in the Cheyenne Spidel Entertainment Pavilion.

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  16. Loudonville Police CallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... with a disabled vehicle near the intersection of Ohio 3 and Ohio 179. Sept. 4 - 8:57 p.m. Police assisted the Ashland County Sheriff's Office with a traffic stop on South Market Street. Sept. 4 - 2:56 p.m. A Wooster man was issued a citation for ...

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  17. Ohio killer of 2 pleads not guilty to 2 additional deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... of of Griffith and Stanley. Six of those charges pertain to the death of Leicy, 31, who was found dead in Ashland County on March 16, 2015. According to the indictment, she was kidnapped sometime between Jan. 1, 2015, and Feb. 6, 2015. Her body was ...

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  18. Peter-at-Law was famous Ashland race horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... of the automobile. The opportunity to race horses was one of the driving forces in the establishment of the Ashland County Fair. In the late 19th century harness racing was held at the old fairgrounds off Sandusky Street until the barn at that ...

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  19. Shawn Grate Pleads Not Guilty To Charges In Richland CountyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    ... ever fully erase the pain and heartbreak caused by the unspeakable crimes committed by this depraved killer," Ashland County Prosecutor Christopher Tunnell said in a press release. "Thanks to the hard work of so many, we delivered some measure of ...

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  20. Ashland County Fair prepares for Sunday openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    In the usual flurry of activity on Friday to prepare for the Ashland County Fair, Jerry Helbert was putting the finishing touches on a hog pen in the swine barn for one of his grandchildren's pigs. For Helbert, the work in the fair is an act of love for his family.

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