Morgan County Newswire

Morgan County Newswire

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  1. Stockport man killed in Morgan County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Daily-Jeff.com

    A 26-year-old Stockport man was killed Wednesday morning when he was ejected from the vehicle he was driving during a two-vehicle crash on Route 266 in southeastern Morgan County. According to the Marietta post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a Hyundai Tiberon driven by Pierce was traveling west on Route 266 in Windsor Township when it went left of center and sideswiped an International tractor-trailer driven by Brian Kincaid, 44, of Chesterhill.

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  2. Zanesville man gets 15 to life for murdering motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... River last year. Jacob M. Harrod will be eligible to ask for parole after serving 15 years of the sentence. Morgan County Common Pleas Judge Dan Favreau sentenced Harrod on July 22 for the beating death of Lisa A. Kangas. He also sentenced him to ...

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  3. Parade brings curtain downon CaldwellFire Fest #63Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... t porch. In the photo top right is a fire truck from the Malta-McConnelsville Fire Department from neighboring Morgan County. Below right is the Caldwell High School marching band.

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  4. Life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Marietta Times

    McCONNELSVILLE-A 23-year-old McConnelsville man who killed his mother last year was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday morning in Morgan County Common Pleas Court, but said if he was given the choice, he would give himself the same sentence. Jacob Michael Harrod, of 6305 State Route 60, will be sent to a state prison facility with the possibility of parole after 15 years.

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  5. Man who admitted fondling girl i...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... all of the terms and conditions." Because of his McConnelsville residence, Bennett will have to register in Morgan County, and under law, will have to register separately if he works or temporarily lives in another county. Offenses that typically ...

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  6. Electric co-op turns 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... its customers' needs. James Baker, 90, a co-op customer, was getting a pole replaced at his residence near the Morgan County line on Ohio 676 Tuesday afternoon. "When they (first) came in, they had to dig the holes by hand," said Baker, recalling ...

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  7. Cooley, RoyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Newark Advocate

    Roy A. Cooley FRAZEYSBURG: Roy A. Cooley, 89, of Frazeysburg, Ohio died Monday evening May 11, 2015 at his home. Born March 10, 1926 in Morgan County, Ohio he was a son of the late Eber C. and Goldie M. Cooley Schlereth.

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  8. Focus put onto child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Carrie DeWinter, 26, of McConnelsville, used to work at the local children services, but is currently with Morgan County's organization. "I think it's good for children services to get out in the community because we help the community," DeWinter ...

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  9. Top 5 Stories to Start Your DayRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Whiznews.com

    ... to be much water on the road for cars to get swept away and that you shouldn't drive through standing water. MORGAN COUNTY, OHIO (WHIZ) - The Ohio Department of Transportation says State Route 555 in Perry County will be closed for emergency repairs ...

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  10. ODNR: Morgan County Dam StabilizedRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Whiznews.com

    The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Friday issued an update on an erosion problem at the McConnelsville-Malta Dam. Public Information Officer Matt Eiselstein says the dam has been stabilized at this time and Morgan County Road 2 has been reopened.

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  11. Muskingum River erosion closes eastern Ohio roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A road in Morgan County has been temporarily closed because of erosion on the west bank of the Muskingum River, the county sheriff's office said. County Rt.

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  12. Erosion on West Bank Near McConnelsville-Malta DamRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Whiznews.com

    The Morgan County Sheriff's Office says The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has found an erosion of the west bank of the Muskingum River on the McConnelsville-Malta Dam. ODNR and a private contractor are working to shore up the river bank.

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  13. Ohio County Deploys Oracle Communications Solution to Launch Secure,...Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Freshnews

    IP communications technology is quickly advancing, and one sector taking advantage of the progress is government. Recognizing the untapped potential for emergency systems, Morgan County, Ohio, deployed Next Generation 9-1-1 , which was developed by General Dynamics Information Technology in July 2014 and uses an Oracle Communications solution.

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  14. Coping help available to first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... talk, you listen and provide the resources they need to keep moving forward," explained Kathy Montgomery, a Morgan County nurse practitioner, MedFlight nurse and Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) team member. JASMINE ROGERS The Marietta ...

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  15. Free tax filing services availableRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... will also be holding free Saturday tax clinics on Feb. 7 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at their respective Washington and Morgan County offices. * Marietta: Mondays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. beginning Feb. 2 and ending April 13 at the Knights of ...

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  16. Memorial service heldRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... fire house. Wanda Mizer will have her 80th birthday on Feb. 1, and would like to hear from her friends from Morgan County. Her address is 910 Charles St., North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582. Sherri and Alex Maxwell of McConnelsville were callers at the ...

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  17. International ties benefit Morgan Co.Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Marietta Times

    From Stockport to McConnelsville, Morgan County recently saw the completion of a few projects that are contributing to community and economic development in a way that officials said is visible to residents. Though the wastewater treatment facility aims to benefit hundreds of residents, the opening and expansion of one international company in the area is a big part of the county's growth too.

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  18. Free tax filing services availableRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... also be holding free Saturday tax clinics on Feb. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at their respective Washington and Morgan County offices. Marietta: Mondays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. beginning Feb. 2 and ending April 13 at the Knights of ...

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  19. Donald FrameRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Morning Journal

    Donald M. Frame, 83 of Chandlersville went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 surrounded by his loving wife and two daughters at his home. Donald was born on September 24, 1931 in Morgan County.

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