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  1. Prosecutors presenting Wesley's case to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Jerek Wesley, a suspect charged in connection with a shooting in Steubenville last month and accused of avoiding local and federal authorities for days before being captured, was in court Wednesday morning. But he wasn't there long.

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  2. Man cited after ATV, UTV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOV9

    i WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Bloomingdale's Randole Barnhart was cited for OVI following Tuesday morning's accident involving two off-roading vehicles that sent three people to the hospital, including a pedestrian. State police said ...

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  3. 9 Kentucky schools are 2014 Blue Ribbon recipientsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    The Kentucky Education Department says the public schools are Central Elementary in Marshall County, Johnson Elementary of Fort Thomas, Tompkinsville Elementary in Monroe County and Stopher Elementary in Jefferson County. The five private schools designated in Kentucky are St. Paul Elementary in Florence, St. Agnes School in Louisville, Holy Spirit Elementary in Louisville, St. Patrick Elementary in Louisville and St. Aloysius in Pewee Valley.

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  4. Electrical issue in ceiling ruled cause of fire at Dove Inn in BloomingdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio --An electrical issue in the ceiling of the second unit is being cited as the reason for a fire the Dove Inn in Bloomingdale that started around 3 p.m. Tuesday. Crews battled heavy smoke and flames, as it took several fire departments from the surrounding area to get the fire under control.

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  5. Consider College Fest' held TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Hundreds of students from 15 high schools around the Ohio Valley were able to get a feel for their futures via the annual "Consider College Fest" at Eastern Gateway Community College. Choosing where to go to college is a big decision and an important one.

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  6. Shooting investigation underway in SteubenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Police are continuing to investigate a shooting in Steubenville that sent two people to the hospital on Monday night. One of those victims had life-threatening injuries.

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  7. Questions surround ATV, UTV crash in BloomingdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - A chain reaction crash involving alcohol, two off-roading vehicles, and a postal worker injured who was just doing her job, shook the village of Bloomingdale on Tuesday morning. The accident occurred at 7 a.m., right outside the post office.

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  8. Stabbing incident involving father, son under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Officials in Steubenville are investigating a stabbing that occurred along Oakgrove Avenue on Monday evening. Police say the incident involved two men -- father and son.

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  9. Teacher - sick-outs' ramp up dispute in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Teachers calling in absent forced the cancellation of classes at two Colorado high schools today in a new twist to a dispute over pay and proposed changes to a history curriculum that has drawn national attention. Hundreds of students walked out of nearly all of the Jefferson County School District's 17 high schools last week in a demonstration against the curriculum-change idea being floated by a conservative school board majority.

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  10. Austin Lake named a top 10 urban campgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Chances are if you live in the Ohio Valley and you're a camping enthusiast, you've probably been to Austin Lake. It's a piece of paradise that has caught the attention of more than just the locals, as it was recently named one of the top 10 urban campgrounds by USA Today.

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  11. Eastern Gateway CC awarded $2.5 million for new manufacturing centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The United States is granting almost half a billion dollars to community colleges to link job training with employers, and one of those colleges is right here in the Ohio Valley. Eastern Gateway Community College was awarded with nearly $2.5 million for a new manufacturing center.

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  12. After 54 years, Nese retires from teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The Ohio Valley is getting ready to say goodbye to an educator who's been making an impact for more than half a century. John Nese will officially retire from his guidance counselor position at Indian Creek Middle School on Tuesday.

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  13. Ohio Shale Production Skyrocket...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Intelligencer

    ... recorded with the ODNR. A Hess well producing 827 million cubic feet in Cross Creek Township led the way in Jefferson County, while Chesapeake also has several wells there. One well in Cadiz Township operated by Hess led the way in Harrison County ...

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  14. Ohio Shale Production SkyrocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Intelligencer

    ... recorded with the ODNR. A Hess well producing 827 million cubic feet in Cross Creek Township led the way in Jefferson County, while Chesapeake also has several wells there. One well in Cadiz Township operated by Hess led the way in Harrison County ...

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  15. Officials asked to lend support ...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Morning Journal

    ... Hoppel said if Sammis were to close, the economic impact on the area would be significant, especially in Jefferson County, where the plant is located. "We certainly want to fight for this ... These are good-paying jobs," he said. "It's unbelievable ...

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  16. Officials asked to lend support to Sammis plantRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Morning Journal

    ... Hoppel said if Sammis were to close, the economic impact on the area would be significant, especially in Jefferson County, where the plant is located. "We certainly want to fight for this ... These are good-paying jobs," he said. "It's unbelievable ...

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  17. FirstEnergy substation going up in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Residents in Toronto and surrounding areas may have noticed businesses have been a little busier over the last week or so. And if they didn't see that, perhaps they noticed the giant substation going up at the north end of the city.

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  18. Abdalla: - The one individual just got out of jail this afternoon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - The Jefferson County Drug Task Force, Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies, and the Toronto Police Department and Steubenville Police were all involved in a raid at a home on North Forest Avenue just after 3 p.m. Thursday. Inside the home, Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla said people were selling heroin.

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  19. Police raid home, find drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - The Jefferson County Drug Task Force, Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies, and the Toronto Police Department and Steubenville Police were all involved in a raid at a home on North Forest Avenue just after 3 p.m. Thursday. Inside the home, Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla said people were selling heroin.

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  20. MadisonRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | The Madison Courier

    ... Tuesday, September 23, 2014 The Disabled American Veterans mobile service office was stationed outside the Jefferson County Courthouse Annex on Monday to partner with the Jefferson County Veterans Service Office to help area veterans and their ...

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