Jefferson County Newswire

Jefferson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, OH.

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  1. Madonna shuts out CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    ... goes, hopefully we will not be making those mistakes." The girls from Hancock County outshot the girls from Jefferson County, 7-6, with the deciding shot being Timko's penalty kick. Both teams took nine goal kicks in the game, and Madonna finished ...

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  2. Looking Ahead - August 31, 2015Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Madison Courier

    ... who would like to study for the Accuplacer entrance exam to Ivy Tech Community College. Classes meet at the Jefferson County Clearinghouse, 100 E. Second St., from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday-Thursday; and from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday. For more ...

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  3. Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    The West Virginia Division of Highways says construction on the expansion of U.S. 340 South in Jefferson County, in the works since 1999, may not begin for another three years. The DOH's 2013 U.S. 340 Improvement Study, from south of the Virginia line to the Charles Town Bypass, describes the preferred new route as an approximately 4.8-mile stretch of road.

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  4. Ten to life for Liverpool man on kidnapping, attempted rapeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Morning Journal

    ... him lure a 7-year-old boy to go with them. He ended up transporting three boys, including the 7-year-old to Jefferson County with the purpose of getting the child to engage in sexual activity. According to police reports at the time, the 7-year-old ...

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  5. Surveillance video of attack outside Kroger shown in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WTOV9

    ... robbery, accused of attacking the victim just before 1 a.m. on Saturday. Sgt. Joseph Lamantia with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department responded that night. He testified miller is the man shown on video, and that he wouldn't give up the purse. ...

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  6. Gift cards not accepted, more fall out from voucher programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTOV9

    A controversial voucher program out of Jefferson County may have hit yet another snag. A Winterville mother said she tried to redeem her $200 credit voucher over the weekend.

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  7. Kroger assault suspect makes court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTOV9

    ... Miller also shoved a female witness to the ground who attempted to intervene. Steubenville Police and Jefferson County deputies responded to the scene within minutes and found Miller hiding behind a wall, intoxicated with a purse in hand. Miller was ...

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  8. Lexington native battled his way through WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | News Journal

    ... kept saying over and over: 'Take her back to America.' So I got up and left," Adams said. A native of Jefferson County, where his father ran a truck and school bus operation, Adams joined the Army in early 1943 and became part of the mobile ...

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  9. Woman assaulted in purse theftRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Weirton Daily Times

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Steubenville man who allegedly assaulted a local woman who resisted his effort to steal her purse.

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  10. WMC helps to kick off football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... said Jodi Scheetz, executive director of A.L.I.V.E. "We recently took on sexual violence services in Jefferson County, and now it's a domestic violence and sexual violence agency. We're all about prevention and we feel this is a good way to reach ...

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  11. County residents want relief from truck traffic on roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Madison Courier

    ... Hanover Beach residents and other homeowners living on county roads near industry asked Jefferson County Commissioners on Thursday night about what could be done to restrict truck traffic from coming down the narrow roadways. Hanover Beach resident ...

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  12. Public MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Jefferson County Board of Supervisors - Jefferson County Courthouse first-floor meeting room, 9 a.m.: acknowledge Aug. 17 minutes; meet with county engineer; Tenco presentation; Carosh presentation on HIPPA compliance; consider property tax abatement for Manavata Mandir; consider reappointment of Joan Salts and Linda Stallone to Historical Preservation Commission; discuss recodification; committee reports; public comments; allow claims and approve reports. Fairfield Community School District Board of Directors - Fairfield High School library, 5:45 p.m.: approve resignation of teacher positions; approve the hire of teaching position.; 6 p.m.: tour FHS; work session .

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  13. Bridge in Adena to be shut down as school startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WTOV9

    ... there's not going to be any access from them in getting their mail," Adena resident Bonita Jasmine said. Jefferson County Engineer Jim Branagan said the project was delayed because they found a sewer line going through the creek that had to be taken ...

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  14. Post office where brown recluse spiders found is reopeningRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Almost four months after a post office in eastern Jefferson County closed because brown recluse spiders were found in the building, the U.S. Postal Service says it's reopening. The Fisherville Post Office will reopen on Monday.

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  15. Accomplice in Girl Scout theft sentencedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Morning Journal

    ... McCourt pleaded guilty to in May was not his first felony. He was reportedly convicted of theft in 2003 in Jefferson County. McCourt told Washam it involved the theft of a vehicle. Washam sentenced McCourt to 65 days in the Columbiana County Jail, ...

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  16. Almost Family is latest tenant in Towers BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTOV9

    Jefferson County commissioners announced the Towers Building in downtown Steubenville will soon have a new tenet-- Almost Family. The company, which signed a 5-year lease, is a leading provider of home nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services.

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  17. Neighborhood Watch ready to launch in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTOV9

    With the help of the United Way, the Jefferson County Neighborhood Watch program is ready to launch It's a venture many hope will cut down on crime, especially within Steubenville. "Our goal with the program is to put the 'neighbor' back into the neighborhood," said Beth Ruppert-Warren of the United Way.

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  18. Eye on Jefferson: Port Townsend City Council to consider $13 million treatment plant contract todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... General Services & Special Projects Committee will meet from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers. Jefferson County The three Jefferson County commissioners will continue a briefing about countywide planning policies when they meet today. ...

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  19. Eye on Jefferson: Port Townsend City Council to consider $13 million treatment plant contract MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... General Services & Special Projects Committee will meet from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers. Jefferson County The three Jefferson County commissioners will continue a briefing about countywide planning policies when they meet Monday. ...

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  20. Drilling permits issuedRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Salem News

    The Ohio Department of Natural Resources reported three new horizontal drilling permits were issued in the Utica/Point Pleasant for the week ending Aug. 8. There were two permits issued in Jefferson County, one to Chesapeake Exploration LLC in Ross Township and one to American Petroleum PRTR OH LLC in Salem Township. To date, there have been 1,985 horizontal permits issued, 1,568 wells drilled with 935 wells producing in the Utica/Point Pleasant play.

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