Pike County Newswire

Pike County Newswire

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

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  1. GA, RV compete at Piketon meetRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    ... teams at River Valley and Gallia Academy both took part in the 2015 Piketon Invitational held Saturday in Pike County. River Valley earned third place as a team in the boys competition and the girls finished seventh, while the Gallia Academy girls ...


  2. Proposal Made to Close Crossing at Rozelle Creek & Rt 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The tremendous number of traffic accidents that occur each year on U.S. Route 23, south of Chillicothe, has the Ohio State Highway Patrol and ODOT looking for ways to improve safety. One new proposal would impact the east end of Rozelle Creek Road, where it intersects Route 23. Sgt.


  3. Holbrook, HomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | Newark Advocate

    ... Kentucky on December 18, 1941 to the late Ruby Holbrook Ogle and Ollie James Holbrook. Homer grew up in Pike County, Ohio where he met his soulmate from Waverly, Ohio, Bronna Holbrook (Shepherd) in grade-school. After a successful high school ...


  4. Five Youths Injured in Pike County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    Four youths, ages 8 to 16, were flown to a Columbus hospital following a two-vehicle crash along State Route 124 in Pike County, Saturday. A fifth was transported by ground-squad to Adena Regional Medical Center.


  5. Kasich: Ohio Will Aid Workers Losing Jobs At Uranium ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | TheCourier.com

    ... next week and are ensuring local workforce teams have resources to help affected workers. A transition center in Pike County offers information about unemployment benefits and training opportunities. Kasich says such help also will be available for ...


  6. Kasich jabs at Obama, sends help to PiketonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 9 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich continues to jab at the administration of President Barack Obama while directing state assistance to more than 700 workers who face the loss of their jobs in Pike County. The U.S. Department of Energy announced this month that it will end testing of a new uranium centrifuge near Piketon, prompting the contractor to say it likely will lay off 235 workers at the plant.


  7. NJ man sentenced to state prison in death of woman running in Pike County Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Pocono Record

    A New Jersey man was sentenced to 3 to 6 years in state prison in the death of a woman running along Route 507 in Palmyra Township, Pike County, in 2012, the county's District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday. Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak sentenced Phillip Joseph Cise, 51, of Dover, New Jersey, to the jail time, followed by four years probation, a fine of $1,500 and suspension of his driver's license for four years for homicide by vehichle while under the influence of a controlled substance.


  8. Hundreds Of Workers Given Notice of Potential LayoffsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 14 | WBNS

    The jobs are tied to two major projects in Pike County, but the impact could stretch across four local counties: Ross, Pike, Jackson and Scioto. Pike and Scioto Counties have frequently led the state in unemployment, a picture that only serves to grow darker with the possible loss of hundreds of jobs.


  9. Loss still fresh for slain trooper's parentsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 11 | The Times-Tribune

    A year ago today, a sniper opened fire outside the state police Blooming Grove barracks in Pike County, killing her oldest son, Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II of Dunmore, and seriously wounding Trooper Alex T. Douglass of Olyphant.


  10. DOE to Defund Piketon Centrifuge ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    ... has unnecessarily and inexplicably inflicted more pain and uncertainty on the hardworking people of Pike County and Southern Ohio," said Wenstrup. Notices of the potential layoffs were mailed out to employees two days prior to Friday's announcement. ...


  11. Jury finds Edward Schmalzle not guilty of endangermentRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 8 | The Pike County Courier

    - Edward Schmalzle was found not guilty by a jury and has had all charges dismissed by the Pike County Court of Common Pleas on Aug. 6, announced the law office of Michael E. Weinstein and Ashley Zimmerman. Schmalzle, a client of the law office, was ...


  12. AEP Announces Possible Power Outages in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 9 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    AEP Ohio is alerting customers in Waverly, Piketon, and their surrounding areas about a situation that may affect their electric service. A piece of equipment in the substation that provides power to homes and businesses needs to be repaired.


  13. Two Juveniles, One Adult Injured in Pike CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 7 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    A Waverly woman and two Lucasville juveniles were flown to Columbus hospitals following a two-vehicle crash in Pike County, Sunday morning. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Brittany Kelley, 26, and her two juvenile passengers were traveling westbound on Denver Road shortly before 10:00 a.m. when they were struck by a westbound vehicle driven by Kali Farmer, 19, of Waverly.


  14. Two Drug Labs Seized In WaverlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 6 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Chillicothe Gazette reports the Pike County Sheriff's Office says the labs are located at the same address on Lapperell Road. Benjamin Knisley of Peebles and Kristina Agustus of Xenia were arrested at the home.


  15. Boxboro man held on assault, rape, kidnapping chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... is due back in court on Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. for a dangerousness hearing. Blakemore was arrested on Aug. 22 in Pike County, Ohio, where he used to live, and where he is also facing charges of escape and grand theft of a motor-vehicle, according to ...


  16. Suspect in stabbing, rape, returned to MassachusettsRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... n, in their Boxborough apartment on Aug. 21, and then raped a woman in the apartment. He allegedly drove both to Pike County, Ohio, where he once lived. There, he is charged with stealing a police vehicle and escape.


  17. Ross County man charged in baby's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... that deputies responded on Sunday to a house in the 2000 block of Valley Road, south of Chillicothe and near the Pike County line, on a call of an infant who wasn't breathing. The baby died of blunt force trauma to the head, the sheriff's office ...


  18. Man admits raping mentally disabled daughter, girlfriend's daughter, posting clipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... posted them on the Internet, then bragged about it. Bonsignore, 48, of Dingmans Ferry, pleaded guilty Monday in Pike County Court to first-degree rape of a child and first-degree rape of a mentally disabled person, both felonies, as well as ...


  19. Mtg to Discuss Future of Piketon A-Plant Clean-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | WCHO-FM Washington Court House

    The Local Chapter of the United Steelworkers is holding a town hall meeting to discuss the President's budget and its impact on the Portsmouth D&D funding. It'll take place at 6pm, Wednesday, at the Pike County Government Center.


  20. Meeting to Discuss A-Plant Clean-Up FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Local Chapter of the United Steelworkers is holding a town hall meeting to discuss the President's budget and its impact on the Portsmouth D&D funding. The meeting will take place at 6pm September 2nd at the Pike County Government Center in Waverly.