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  1. Home for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | People's Defender

    According to Children's Services, two 2-year-old boys, a 2-year-old girl, and a 1-year-old girl were adopted during 2014 in March, July, and November. The girls were adopted on the same day, Nov. 7. Last year, Children's Services had 10 children adopted last year, and currently seven children have found homes and are in the middle of the six-month foster period, before they can be adopted by the family, so next year should see a larger number of children adopted.

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  2. Blue Devils win VC Post 81 InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Tri-County News

    The Gallia Academy wrestling team had 13 top-six efforts in 14 different weight classes Saturday en route to winning the 2014 American Legion Post 81 Invitational at Vinton County High School. The Blue Devils had five individual champions and seven top-two finishes on their way to scoring 340 points, which was 36 points better than the rest of the 13-team field.

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  3. Simms steps down as GAHS athletic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Tri-County News

    ... track and field over the past 40 years - has 20 years of experience as an athletic director, including 18 at Vinton County and two more at Bloom-Carroll. "Hopefully I can just keep everything running smooth," McNally said. "I've done it before, ...

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  4. Lady Raiders edge Vinton County, 44-43Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Point Pleasant Register

    After starting the regular season at 0-3, the River Valley girls basketball team is back to .500 after picking up its third straight win Thursday night following a hard-fought 44-43 decision over host Vinton County in a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division matchup in Vinton County. The visiting Lady Raiders picked up their first road win of the season and their first-ever road victory in the TVC, thanks in large part to an early 11-7 first quarter run that ultimately held up.

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  5. Rio Grande to host Newt Oliver Coaches ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Tri-County News

    ... Southern, while another prep contest between Eastern Brown and Coal Grove follows at 3 p.m. At 4:30 p.m., Vinton County High School squares off with Ripley (OH) before the Rio Grande men's team entertains Miami University-Middletown at 6 p.m. The ...

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  6. OVP lands 9 on TVC Ohio football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Point Pleasant Register

    River Valley quarterback Dayton Hardway drops back for a pass while running back Josh Campbell provides extra protection during a Week 8 contest against Vinton County in Bidwell, Ohio. The Ohio Valley Publishing area had nine people chosen to the All-TVC Ohio football team for the 2014 campaign, as was voted on by the coaches within the Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division.

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  7. Raiders land 2 on D-5 All-Ohio teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Tri-County News

    River Valley junior Josh Campbell locks in on tackling a Vinton County ball carrier during a Week 8 football contest at Raider Field in Bidwell, Ohio. COLUMBUS, Ohio - Two players from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were selected to the Associated Press Division V All-Ohio football team, as voted on by a panel of AP sports writers throughout the Buckeye State.

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  8. Raiders land 2 on D-5 All-Ohio teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Point Pleasant Register

    River Valley junior Josh Campbell locks in on tackling a Vinton County ball carrier during a Week 8 football contest at Raider Field in Bidwell, Ohio. COLUMBUS, Ohio - Two players from the Ohio Valley Publishing area were selected to the Associated Press Division V All-Ohio football team, as voted on by a panel of AP sports writers throughout the Buckeye State.

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  9. Tip-Off Classic This Weekend at Zane TraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    ... int Valley faces Berne Union. Then comes Circleville vs Piketon, Huntington vs Hillsboro, Westfall vs Jackson, Vinton County vs Bloom Carroll then ending up with Zane Trace vs Washington Court House.

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  10. 4 locals named to All-TVC Ohio volleyball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... (7-5) respectively finished second and third in the league standings. Wellston was sixth with a 2-10 mark and Vinton County was last at 0-12 overall. Ben Robey of NYHS was named the coach of the year, while Lady Buckeye senior Madison Davis was ...

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  11. 7 runners named to All-TVC teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Tri-County News

    ... on the all-league team by fellow Bulldogs Tommy McDonald and Peter Buckley, a senior and junior respectively. Vinton County senior Wakiza Anderson was the other runner selected to the All-TVC Ohio squad for boys. Athens also came away with three ...

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  12. Shrine Preview to be held FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... with the first game coming at noon. Wellston and Federal Hocking square off in the opening contest, with Vinton County and Miller following at 12:45 p.m. Alexander and South Gallia battle one another at 1:30 p.m., while River Valley and Belpre are ...

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  13. A redistricting plan in the Ohio Senate that offers a route to fairness: editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Plain Dealer

    ... judges stepped in, a state representative from Cuyahoga County in the 1960s represented 97,000 constituents; Vinton County's lone lawmaker spoke for 10,000. A series of court rulings ended such disparities in state legislatures. But numerical equity ...

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  14. 5 locals named to All-TVC Ohio golf teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Tri-County News

    ... Senior David Davis, junior Evan George and sophomore Chase Whitlatch represented the Marauders, who tied with Vinton County atop the standings with identical 36-6 TVC Ohio records. The team championship was the 17th for Meigs in school history, ...

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  15. Phillips retains seat in Ohio HouseRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... y Friday, Athens County finalized the results of 480 provisional ballots, while Meigs County dealt with 54 and Vinton County with 25.

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  16. SGHS to host TVC girls basketball previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... - will take on Alexander at 7 p.m., with the host Lady Rebels battling Wellston in the finale at 7:45 p.m. Vinton County, Waterford, Wahama and Trimble will not be participating in this year's TVC preview. Each team will be permitted two timeouts - ...

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  17. SGHS to host TVC girls basketball previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... - will take on Alexander at 7 p.m., with the host Lady Rebels battling Wellston in the finale at 7:45 p.m. Vinton County, Waterford, Wahama and Trimble will not be participating in this year's TVC preview. Each team will be permitted two timeouts - ...

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  18. House race still too tight to callRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Marietta Times

    ... 8,368 votes to Dennis' 4,626 there. Meigs County will be tabulating its 54 provisional ballots today and Vinton County will be tabulating its 25 provisional ballots Friday. The 94th District only encompasses portions of Athens and Vinton counties so ...

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  19. Alle Moore to attend UVa-WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Marietta Times

    In a girls' basketball game against Vinton County at Sutton Gym last season, the 5-foot-10 frontcourt player scored 18 points, eight at crunch time in the final quarter, in a 59-48 Marietta High win. RON JOHNSTON The Marietta Times Marietta High's Alle Moore signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her education and play basketball at the University of Virginia's College at Wise in a signing ceremony in Sutton Gym Friday.

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  20. Area Agency on Aging recruiting volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Tri-County News

    ... and invited to various AAA7 training programs and conferences at no cost. Volunteer ombudsman Ronda Bivens, of Vinton County, has great things to say about her volunteering role and the opportunity she has to help others. "I always enjoy my wise, ...

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