Ross County Newswire

Ross County Newswire

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  1. Two arrested after Pike County sheriffa s deputies raid meth labRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... a, he said.  Hatfield was transferred Wednesday night to the Butler County jail. Ruff was being held at the Ross County jail. 

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  2. Camp Sherman to Mark WWI Centennial in Chillicothe This JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... activities, there will be daily exhibits available to tour and explore regarding Camp Sherman's history. The Ross County Heritage Center offers a permanent exhibit on Camp Sherman and has included a special, temporary exhibit to showcase the Camp's ...

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  3. 11 arrested in two-day prostitution sweep in ChillicotheRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Eleven arrests were made during a two-day sweep in an attempt to curb prostitution and human trafficking on the streets of Chillicothe. During the operation on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Chillicothe Police Department was assisted by the State Highway Patrol and the Ross County Sheriff's Office and Dayton Police Department provided support.

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  4. Eleven arrested during two-day prostitution sweep in ChillicotheRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Eleven arrests were made during a two-day sweep in an attempt to curb prostitution and human trafficking on the streets of Chillicothe. During the operation on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Chillicothe Police Department was assisted by the State Highway Patrol and the Ross County Sheriff's Office and Dayton Police Department provided support.  "The Chillicothe Police Department is well aware and concerned about the relationship of prostitution and human trafficking," said Detective Bud Lytle in a statement released Wednesday.

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  5. More crime in Western Reserve -- and fewer prisons. What a 51st state would mean for criminal justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Cleveland.com

    ... to 19 of the state's 29 correctional institutions. Among them are the Chillicothe Correctional Institution in Ross County, where male death row prisoners are incarcerated, and the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in the Lucasville area of Scioto ...

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  6. Muskingum Rec. Center seeks county assistanceRead the original story

    Monday May 15 | Whiznews.com

    ... 88 Ohio counties have levied the additional tax, ranging from 1 mill to 3 mills, with the only exception being Ross County. "Obviously the community has a lot of competing interest, and those competing interests have to be weighed in with the ...

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  7. 'It's Very Hard To Find a Good Man Here'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | The Atlantic

    ... to him, 'Why did you leave me alone with a teenager?'" Men were once the primary breadwinners in areas like Ross County, where they worked good manufacturing jobs and came home at the end of the day to wives like Kemper-Hermann, who sometimes ...

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  8. NEWBERRY, TOMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | The Lakeland Ledger

    TOM NEWBERRY, 65 LAKELAND - Tom Newberry, 65, of Lakeland passed away 5/5/17 in his home in Lakeland Fl. Tom Newberry was born in Ross County, Ohio at home to Buford and Elizabeth Newberry on March 4th 1951.

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  9. Ross County officials searching for missing 30-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | WBNS

    TV's on-line public inspection file can be found on the FCC website or at 10TV.com/fcc. Individuals with disabilities may contact Becky Richey at [email protected] or 614.460.3785 for assistance with access to the WBNS-TV public inspection files.

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  10. Drug defendant jailed for probation violationConvicted sex offender...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... felony when he is sentenced June 19. He has been in the Huron County Jail since Feb. 21. In the original Ross County case in 2007, Stewart was convicted of one count each of gross sexual imposition and illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented ...

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  11. Horseman, wife a great team for harness racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | HarnessLink.com

    ... said one of his first memories is being with his dad, John Woebkenberg, who had just driven home a winner at the Ross County Fair in Chillicothe: "I have a picture of it. I was just three or four. My mom had made me a set of racing colors to match ...

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  12. Hopewell CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Live Science

    ... Hopewell, a Confederate veteran of the Civil War," wrote Lepper, noting that Hopewell "owned the farm in Ross County that included a spectacular group of mounds and earthworks that became the type site for the Hopewell culture." The people of the ...

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  13. 1 year later: Plea from Rhoden familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    ... to an arrest and conviction. To make a donation to the reward fund, send check to: Deputy Dave Weber c/o: Ross County Sheriff's Office 28 North Paint Street Chillicothe, Ohio 45601 In memo line, indicate donation is for the Rhoden/Gilley/Manley ...

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  14. Rhoden family members make plea for tips in Pike County murders of loved onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | WOIO

    ... Stoppers and in the memo line write Rhoden/Gilley/Manley murders. Mail the check to: Deputy Dave Weber c/o: Ross County Sheriff's Office 28 North Paint Street Chillicothe, Ohio 45601 Thursday Pike County Charles Reader raised concerns that alleged ...

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  15. Editorial: Views from OhioRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Daily Record

    ... was named after Annie Rooney, 36, of Chillicothe, who was hit and killed by a five-time repeat drunk driver in Ross County in 2013. MADD was among the groups which encouraged lawmakers to pass the bill, which was signed by Gov. John Kasich earlier ...

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  16. Editorials From Around OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    ... was named after Annie Rooney, 36, of Chillicothe, who was hit and killed by a five-time repeat drunk driver in Ross County in 2013. MADD was among the groups which encouraged lawmakers to pass the bill, which was signed by Gov. John Kasich earlier ...

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  17. Chillicothe man acquitted of womana s murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

     A Ross County jury has acquitted a Chillicothe man of murder in the beating and stabbing death of a female companion whose body was discovered the next morning snagged on a fence where she had fled her attacker. Donnie Cochenour Jr. faced ...

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  18. Ross County deputies locate missing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | WBNS

    TV's on-line public inspection file can be found on the FCC website or at 10TV.com/fcc. Individuals with disabilities may contact Becky Richey at [email protected] or 614.460.3785 for assistance with access to the WBNS-TV public inspection files.

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  19. Jones, WarnellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    JONES, Warnella Taylor Born on September 24, 1924 in Ross County Ohio to Warner and Elizabeth Taylor , Warnella passed peacefully on April 9, 2017 at Shiloh Springs Care Center. Her sweet disposition and smile warmed everyone she encountered until the end.

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  20. Cuff and Collars: Field reports from ODNR Division of Wildlife OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Beacon

    Last summer, Lake Erie Investigator Jason Hadsell and State Wildlife Officer Robert Nelson, assigned to Ross County, were patrolling the waters north of Lorain Harbor checking angler compliance with regulations. The officers stopped a vessel, and two people onboard did not have a valid fishing license.

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