Pickaway County Newswire

Pickaway County Newswire

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  1. Teenage inmates hope bike program prevent others from same mistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... it year-round. Ohio's 30 or so teenage inmates who have been convicted as adults are all housed at the Pickaway County facility. The boys are also the first to send hand-written letters to children with the bikes, a gesture Bike Lady Inc. ...

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  2. Dispatch readers share insights into favorite cookie-baking recipes, traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    After getting married in October 2016, Elizabeth Duncan wanted to introduce a new holiday cookie to signify the union with her husband. "I hope to make it a tradition and kind of link it to our marriage," said Duncan, now 26, of Ashville in Pickaway County.

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  3. Men punished for illegal fishing and hunting activitiesHunter with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | Norwalk Reflector

    While on patrol, State Wildlife Officer Josh Elster, assigned to Pickaway County, was dispatch to Hargus Lake on a complaint that someone was trolling with six fishing poles. As Officer Elster arrived, he could see an individual near the middle of the lake trolling with four fishing poles.

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  4. Circleville voters clear path for Berger Hospital to work with OhioHealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Voters in Circleville chose, by an overwhelming margin, to allow leaders of the local hospital system in Pickaway County to consider some sort of partnership or merger with a larger health-care system and move away from public ownership. The city of Circleville and Pickaway County jointly own Berger Hospital, which opened in 1930, but that structure is rare in today's health-care environment.

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  5. Founder of food pantry for military families keeps finding ways to expand outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to be able to depend on M.A.S.H. I want us to be there for them." Hudson grew up in Commercial Point in Pickaway County, graduating in 1986 from Teays Valley High School. She served in the Navy from 1987-89, then settled in Virginia before moving ...

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  6. Food pantry for military families finds ways to expand Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... be able to depend on M.A.S.H. I want us to be there for them.” Hudson grew up in Commercial Point in Pickaway County, graduating in 1986 from Teays Valley High School. She served in the Navy from 1987-89, then settled in Virginia before ...

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  7. Ross County students rally to break the cycle of addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... These teenagers, from all eight high schools in Ross County and from Circleville High School in neighboring Pickaway County, are just like Baker now. They come from varied backgrounds and each may have a different personal story, but the students ...

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  8. College of Social Work receives $3 million grant -- one of the largest in the college's historyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 25 | The Lantern

    ... the areas, as well. Both counties border Franklin County. Nick Tatman, children services administrator from Pickaway County Job and Family Services, expressed his enthusiasm for the much-needed project. "In Pickaway County the majority of our ...

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  9. Central Ohio economy hits another jobs milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... had rates of 3.9 percent. The remaining counties in the region posted rates below 5 percent - 4.1 percent in Pickaway County, 4.3 percent in Morrow County, 4.4 percent in Hocking County and 4.9 percent in Perry County. The rates fell in every metro ...

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  10. Central Ohio jobless rate falls to 3.8 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... had rates of 3.9 percent. The remaining counties in the region posted rates below 5 percent - 4.1 percent in Pickaway County, 4.3 percent in Morrow County, 4.4 percent in Hocking County and 4.9 percent in Perry County. The rates fell in every metro ...

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  11. Ohio giant pumpkins growers engage in battle of heavyweightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | The Daily Record

    ... not their friends. And they sometimes turn so rotten that no one can love them anymore. But here in Pickaway County no one worries about any warts because the pumpkin is king. The biggest one at the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-in that kicks off the annual ...

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  12. Ashville mom's makeover comes with an added surpriseRead the original story

    Friday Oct 20 | The Columbus Dispatch

    McKenzie, 55, of Ashville, about 20 miles south of Columbus in Pickaway County, appeared on Live with Kelly and Ryan Friday morning to show off her makeover. Among roughly 20,000 applicants nationwide for the "Style Regrets" makeover, McKenzie was one of five women chosen to receive a new look.

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  13. Ashville mom set to share new look with on 'Live With Kelly and Ryan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | The Columbus Dispatch

    She has worn the same hairstyle for more than two decades, much to the dismay of some of her family members. "You get stuck in a way of doing something," said McKenzie, 55, of Ashville, about 20 miles south of Columbus in Pickaway County.

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  14. Circleville voters to decide future of Berger HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The committee members working to convince voters that the public hospital system in Pickaway County must change its ownership structure to survive say there's evidence they have a good deal of support in the community. More than 600 signs supporting Berger Hospital dot the lawns in Circleville, about 75 volunteers are going door to door and speaking at events, and even though only 287 signatures were needed on the petition to get the issue on the Nov. 7 election  ballot, more than 900 people signed.

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  15. College of Social Work awarded $3 million to address substance abuse in OhioRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and Pickaway counties to reduce child abuse and neglect among families with substance use problems. For Pickaway County, 100 percent of substance-involved families were due to opioid (including heroin) misuse, while 58 percent of all ...

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  16. High school football | Father inspires his son's team at Independence Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... ineligible his senior season and his life went astray from there. He spent two stints totaling 14 months at Pickaway County Correctional Facility for dealing crack and violating probation. “When I got out in February 2000 - just a few ...

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  17. Local 4501 is Cwa StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Communications Workers of America

    Local 4501 in Columbus, Ohio, took on the challenge and is becoming CWA STRONG. The local represents public workers at Ohio State University; in Lima, Mansfield, Newark and Marion, Ohio; the Ohio Secretary of State's Office; Pickaway County Jobs and Family Services; Franklin County Veterans' Commission, and other agencies.

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  18. GA, Meigs end girls golf seasonsRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 | Tri-County News

    That's because the Blue Angels and Lady Marauders saw their girls golf campaigns come to an end on Tuesday in the Division II district tournament, which took place at Upper Lansdowne Golf Course in Pickaway County. Gallia Academy amounted a team total of 432 to finish fifth, while Meigs was sixth out of six schools with a 439.

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  19. Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash near Circleville identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Pickaway County sheriff's office identified on Monday the man who died in a head-on motorcycle crash south of Circleville Sunday afternoon. Killed in the 12:08 p.m. crash Sunday was David J. White, Jr., 52, of Circleville.

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  20. Opioid crisis puts Ohio jails at the center of burden and opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    The man hadn't committed a crime. But there he was, with his father, asking to be arrested and put in the Pickaway County jail.

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