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  1. Artist of the Month: Jerome AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sea Coast Echo

    The Sea Coast Echo's readers have selected Jerome Anderson as the inaugural Hancock County Artist of the Month.

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  2. Hancock County MagistrateRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | The Review

    ... (two counts), possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and petit larceny transferred to Hancock County Circuit Court. Defendant waived preliminary hearing and remanded to Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville. Charles Hinchee, of ...

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  3. McDaniel campaign probes Hancock poll records for 'voting irregularities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    Officials representing state Sen. Chris McDaniel visited the Hancock County Courthouse Thursday to review redacted copies of poll books from the June 24 GOP senate runoff.

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  4. Downtown Findlay renovation project receives tax creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | TheCourier.com

    A state historic preservation tax credit worth $325,000 has been awarded to two downtown Findlay building renovation projects near the Hancock County Courthouse.

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  5. Court to get a new home soonRead the original story

    Friday Jun 20 | The Review

    ... early July. Trushel's last major project for the county was the building of the new secure entrance for the Hancock County Courthouse. * Agreed to change the location of precinct 22 to Weirton Heights Free Methodist Church and the location of ...

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  6. KSP Charges Hancock County Woman With Crimes Related to Child Sexual AbuseRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    A Hancock County woman was arrested on charges related to child sexual abuse on June 4 after Kentucky State Police served a search warrant at her home.

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  7. KSP charges woman with crimes related to child sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    KSP charges woman with crimes related to child sexual abuse Hancock County Case: Woman arrested, lodged in Breckenridge County Jail By Les Williams, Public Affairs Officer III Kentucky State Police, Frankfort, KY LEWISPORT, KY - A Hancock County woman was arrested on charges related to child sexual abuse on June 4, 2014, after Kentucky State Police ... (more)

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  8. Owensboro Murderer Gets Max SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | WEHT

    ... in the Indiana Department of Corrections and then do 15 years of probation. He was sentenced for killing a Hancock County, KY man and dumping his body in Spencer County in 2012. The prosecutor's office says Randall Riley admitted to killing Brian ...

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  9. O'boro man sentenced after pleading guilty to 2012 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    An Owensboro man has been sentenced to 65 years for killing a Hancock County, KY man and dumping his body in Spencer County in 2012.

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  10. Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest in Hancock CountyRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... araphernalia, speeding and operating on suspended license. Kentucky State Police was assisted at the scene by Hancock County Sheriff's Department and Hawesville Police Department.

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  11. Possible deal in ex-mayor's caseRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... allegedly embezzled funds" rather than risk the uncertainties of a trial, according to an agreement filed in Hancock County Circuit Court. A trial "could result in the loss to the public of the retrieval" of the funds, the agreement said. Although ...

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  12. Slipper sues contractor to recoup money spent for garage repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... a contractor to recoup the funds it had to spend repairing the casino's parking garage. The parent company of Hancock County's Silver Slipper Casino has filed a federal lawsuit against a Louisiana-based construction company, claiming the casino has ...

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  13. Pedal powerRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    ... to park the car and bike to work. But it was just another day for Findlay's Jon Opperman. Opperman is a Hancock County employee who has pedaled from his home south of Blanchard Valley Hospital to the Hancock County Courthouse every day for six ...

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  14. 6 Arrested on Drug Related Charges in Hancock CountyRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    On Sunday May 18th, 2014 Kentucky State Police and Hancock County Sheriff's Department received information that Allen Harris of Hawesville, Kentucky was manufacturing methamphetamine at his residence.

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  15. Pedal powerRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | TheCourier.com

    ... to park the car and bike to work. But it was just another day for Findlay's Jon Opperman. Opperman is a Hancock County employee who has pedaled from his home south of Blanchard Valley Hospital to the Hancock County Courthouse every day for six ...

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  16. In Memorial: Remembering fallen officersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Sea Coast Echo

    To remember their lost brethren, Hancock County-area law enforcement officers on Thursday conducted a ceremony at the Fallen Law Enforcement Officers Monument in front of the Hancock County Courthouse.

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  17. Graham found guilty in sexual abuse caseRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | WTOV9

    HANCOCK COUNTY, W.Va. -- After 3 and-a-half hours of deliberations, the jury unanimously returned guilty verdicts against Tyler Graham on all three counts in a case in which he sexually assaulted a 22-month old girl.

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  18. Poll workers arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    Poll workers arrive at the Hancock County Courthouse in New Cumberland following the close of polls for the primary election Tuesday evening.

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  19. Three are elected to Hancock school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Weirton Daily Times

    The second time around was a charm for Michelle Chappell, whom Hancock County voters elected to the school board on Tuesday.

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  20. Huber knocks off incumbent TowleRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Daily Reporter

    ... seat Tuesday. Overwhelmed with congratulations from friends and party officials, Huber was all smiles at the Hancock County Courthouse Annex when results showed his victory by 196 votes. "I knew it'd be close," he said. "I told them I thought it'd ...

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