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  1. Pike Bar donates to Center for Developmental DisabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | The Pike County Courier

    The Pike County Bar Association sponsored the Center for Developmental Disabilities' recent annual Christmas party, where Santa delivered 138 presents donated by bar association members. “The generosity of our members when it comes to giving to the community is phenomenal,” said President Elizabeth Erickson Kameen.

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  2. Gone but not forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Amherst Daily News

    ... the foolish belief that nothing could reduce the vast numbers of birds, at a hardscrabble farm near Sargents, in Pike County, Ohio, on March 24 1900 the grim spectre of extinction passed through the district, a district that had been at the centre ...

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  3. Pike County deputy charged in two fatal shootings gets job backRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A previously-fired Pike County deputy sheriff who has been charged with murder and involuntary manslaughter in two separate fatal shootings has his job back. Jenkins, who had been the department's dog handler, called a non-emergency sheriff's office phone line about 11:40 p.m. on Dec. 3 and told a dispatcher that his gun had misfired and his neighbor had been shot.

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  4. Ex-deputy charged with 2 killings under scrutinyOne of the victims...Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    The death threats began not long after Deputy Joel Jenkins shot and killed a suspect on a rural Pike County road. The county prosecutor, a gun enthusiast, lent Jenkins a couple of pistols for protection.

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  5. Ex-sheriff's deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings surrendersRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Marietta Times

    Authorities say a former Ohio sheriff's deputy indicted in two separate fatal shootings - one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of his neighbor - turned himself in to authorities. State and Pike County authorities say Joel Jenkins turned himself in on Friday.

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  6. Ex-sheriff's deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings surrendersRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... grand jury in Waverly in southern Ohio. Dan Tierney, a spokesman for the Ohio attorney general, said the former Pike County sheriff's deputy turned himself in on Friday, and bond was set at $200,000. A sheriff's official said Friday night that ...

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  7. Ex-sheriff's deputy indicted in two separate Ohio killings turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    In this Monday, Dec. 7, 2015 photo, Joel Jenkins, former Pike County, Ohio, Sheriff's Deputy, awaits his arraignment on involuntary manslaughter charges at Pike County Court, Waverly, Ohio. Jenkins has been indicted in two separate fatal shootings, one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of the ex-deputy's neighbor.

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  8. Ex-deputy charged with 2 Pike County killings under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The death threats began not long after Deputy Joel Jenkins shot and killed a suspect on a rural Pike County road . The county prosecutor, a gun enthusiast, lent Jenkins a couple of pistols for protection.

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  9. Ex-deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings _ one while on dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    In this Monday, Dec. 7, 2015 photo, Joel Jenkins, former Pike County, Ohio, Sheriff's Deputy, awaits his arraignment on involuntary manslaughter charges at Pike County Court, Waverly, Ohio. Jenkins has been indicted in two separate fatal shootings, one an on-duty killing involving a fleeing driver and the second an off-duty slaying of the ex-deputy's neighbor.

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  10. Ex-deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings, one while on dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Joel Jenkins, former Pike County, Ohio, Sheriff's Deputy, awaits his arraignment on involuntary manslaughter charges at Pike County Court, Waverly, Ohio. Joel Jenkins, former Pike County, Ohio, Sheriff's Deputy, awaits his arraignment on involuntary manslaughter charges at Pike County Court, Waverly, Ohio.

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  11. Deputy indicted in shootings of suspect and neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    A Pike County deputy sheriff has been indicted on murder, involuntary manslaughter and other charges stemming from a recent shooting that killed his neighbor and his role in a fatal officer-involved shooting in March. A Pike County grand jury indicted former Deputy Joel Jenkins on Thursday.

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  12. Pike County deputy indicted on murder, other charges in two deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Pike County deputy has been indicted on counts of murder, involuntary manslaughter and other charges stemming from a recent shooting that killed his neighbor and his role in a fatal officer-involved shooting in March. A Pike County grand jury indicted former sheriff's office Deputy Joel Jenkins today.

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  13. Bond set at $100K for Ohio deputy in fatal shootingRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    A $100,000 bond has been set for a sheriff's deputy accused of fatally shooting a neighbor at the deputy's southern Ohio home. A judge set Joel Jenkins' bond on Monday in a Pike County court.

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  14. Bond set at $100K for Ohio deputy accused in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    A $100,000 bond has been set for a sheriff's deputy accused of fatally shooting a neighbor at the deputy's southern Ohio home. A judge set Joel Jenkins' bond on Monday in a Pike County court.

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  15. Pike County sheriff fires deputy charged in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Pike County Sheriff Charles S. Reader has fired a deputy who was arrested on Friday and charged with the fatal shooting of a neighbor. Joel Jenkins, who had been the department's dog handler, called a non-emergency line about 11:40 p.m. Thursday and told a dispatcher that his gun had misfired and that his neighbor had been shot.

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  16. Fatal Crashes Down, Total Crashes Up in Pi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    While the number of fatal wrecks in Ross and Pike counties is down by several this year, the number of total crashes is heading in the other direction. "We've had a very good year as far as fatalities; however, last month alone we've handled almost 200 crashes on a pace of just shy of about 1800 crashes for the year.

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  17. Pike Sheriff Deputy Charged in Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    A Columbus TV station is reporting that a Pike County Sheriff Deputy involved in a fatal shooting Thursday night, will be charged. ABC 6 reports that Deputy Joel Jenkins will be charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in the fatal shooting of 40-year-old Jason Brady.

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  18. Nuclear cleanup work sustains ailing Ohio townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | WNED

    ... living room couch, often holding hands, constantly laughing and talking over each other. They're serving as my Pike County history experts: Norm remembers the early days of the plant , when tens of thousands of people were on site to build huge ...

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  19. Pike County deputy involved in neighbor's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    State agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man inside an off-duty Pike County deputy sheriff's home in Waverly late Thursday night. Pike County Sheriff Charles S. Reader said that Deputy Joel Jenkins, who has been with the sheriff's office at least four years and is its dog handler, called the sheriff's office administrative line just after 11:30 p.m. and said he had been showing his neighbor a gun when " there was an accidental discharge."

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  20. Death Investigation At Pike County Deputy's HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | WBNS

    Investigators are looking into how a person died at a Pike County deputy's home in Waverly. Sources tell 10TV a gun went off, killing someone at Deputy Joel Jenkins' home on Morningside Drive and East 7th Street around 11:30 p.m. Thursday.

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