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  1. McDonald's Classic just around the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | People's Defender

    It will be an after Christmas feast for basketball fans in Adams County as the annual McDonald's Classic Holiday Tournament is slated to begin on Dec. 29. The Classic is both a JV and a Varsity tourney and the Varsity will be played at Manchester High School with the JV being contested at Peebles High School. Based on early season performances, the favorites in the Varsity tournament have to be the two teams unbeaten at press time, the North Adams Lady Devils on the girls side and the Peebles Indians on the boys.

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  2. Photos: Solstice ritual at Serpent MoundRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Friends of Serpent Mound gathered at sunset yesterday at the ancient wonder in Peebles, Ohio, lighting luminaries to celebrate the arrival of the winter solstice.

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  3. Grand Jury indicts police impersonatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | People's Defender

    ... Assembly or Possession of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs, a third-degree felony. Zachary S. Conley, of Peebles, was indicted on one count each of Theft of Motor Vehicle with Specification, a fourth-degree felony; Unauthorized Use of Motor ...

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  4. Economic and Community Development Dept. reviews 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | People's Defender

    ... the construction project at the intersection of state Route 32 and state Route 73. Aside from the General Electric Peebles Test Operation off of state Route 73, which has tractor trailers hauling aircraft engines valued at $40 million traveling ...

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  5. Indians now 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | People's Defender

    Peebles senior forward Cody Ireton hit a combined eight three-pointers in the Indians' wins over Fayetteville and Western Latham. Ireton and his teammates improved to 3-0 on the year.

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  6. Mohegans reviewing announcement that tribes can grow and sell marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Day

    ... ts Bar restaurants in New England, and acquired Northeast Wood Products LLC, of a wood pellet production facility in Peebles, Ohio.

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  7. Three library staff members honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | People's Defender

    ... or buy items and services, and learn tips to stay safe from fraud. Call to register for a Craigslist training at the Peebles Library on Monday, the West Union Library on Tuesday, the Manchester Library on Wednesday, or the North Adams Library on ...

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  8. A host of events at tree lighting ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | People's Defender

    Santa greeted the crowd as he was introduced at the Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs tree lighting ceremony at the courthouse on Nov. 29, 2014. Santa greeted the crowd as he was introduced at the Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs tree lighting ceremony at the courthouse on Nov. 29, 2014.

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  9. Plenty for the kids to do at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | People's Defender

    ... children is offered at the Manchester Library 10:30 a.m. Monday, at the North Adams Library 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the Peebles Library 0:30 a.m. Wednesday, and at the West Union Library 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers are ...

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  10. The ultimate sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | People's Defender

    ... grandfather of Mike Davis, both Adams County residents. After the attack, Glenn wrote a letter to Blaine Lewis of Peebles, which was received in January 1942: "I received your letter dated December 1, 1941, and of course you nor I and millions of ...

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  11. Young completes Marine trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | People's Defender

    Marine Private First Class Shane Young, a 2010 graduate of West Union High School and former Peebles police officer and Adams County Sheriff deputy, graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Training on Nov. 21. PFC Young attended recruit training at Parris Island, S.C. from Aug. 25 to Nov. 21. PFC Young is now attending Marine Combat Training in Jacksonville, N.C. and will then attend Marine Corps Logistics School in 2015.

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  12. Tree lighting draws crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | People's Defender

    The Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs held a county-wide tree lighting ceremony at the courthouse square on Saturday, Nov. 29. The Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs held a county-wide tree lighting ceremony at the courthouse square on Saturday, Nov. 29. The Adams County Lions Clubs held their fourth annual tree lighting ceremony on the Adams County Courthouse lawn to usher in the Christmas season on Saturday, Nov. 29. Adams County Commissioner Paul Worley served as the guest of honor and urged the crowd to count down with him as he lit the tree at approximately 8 p.m. Santa Claus also made an appearance, riding in a fire truck in the parade at the beginning of the ceremony and greeting the crowd from the stage at the end before taking a seat in the sleigh in front of the tree for photos with children. 3 comments

  13. Howard CaldwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Harrison News Herald

    ... 21, 1973, a stillborn son Erik and his beloved grandma Margaret Gibson. Surviving are his children Brock Caldwell of Peebles, OH, Ashley (Matt) Beale of LaVerne CA and Tiffany (Jon) Penix of Dover; three grandchildren Derek and Ryan Beale and Reese ...

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  14. Family receives support after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | People's Defender

    The Pringle family lost their home at 2545 Unity Road on Friday, Nov. 14. As The People's Defender reported on Wednesday, Nov. 19, the Peebles Fire Department was dispatched at 6:06 p.m. with assistance provided by Manchester, Monroe Twp., Seaman, Wayne Twp., and West Union Fire Departments. At 8:30 p.m. the West Union ladder truck was dispatched to render additional assistance.

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  15. Tradition keeps driver on the trackRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Wapakoneta Daily News

    ... He went on to win multiple Chevette heats, including his first feature win at Brushcreek Motorsports Complex in Peebles, Ohio, just one of many throughout his career. "The first season started rough, but I progressed through the year and I was ...

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  16. Official election results releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | People's Defender

    On Monday, Nov. 17 Adams County Board of Elections finalized the official count of the 2014 General Election held on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Unlike the Primary Election held in May, the official count didn't overturn the unofficial results. At the local level, the official results show all but one of the proposed levies passing, as 52.62 percent voted for the Peebles Village current expenses additional levy and 71.04 percent voted for the renewal of the Winchester current expenses levy.

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  17. Ohio Deer Season opens MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | People's Defender

    15-year old Savannah McCoy of Peebles poses with an 8-pointer that she tagged during the youth deer season held on Nov. 22-23. Ohio's popular deer gun season opens the Monday after Thanksgiving, Dec. 1 through Dec. 7. Starting that opening day, Adams County is down to a two deer limit as antlerless permits are no longer valid after Nov. 30. In 2013 hunters bagged 1,343 deer in Adams County during the 7-day deer gun season which was down over 13 percent from the previous season.

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  18. Lions Clubs set Christmas Tree LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Lions Clubs are inviting all community residents to "An Adams County Christmas" tree lighting event on 5 p.m. Nov. 29 on the Adams County Courthouse square. This event is part of a cooperative effort of Manchester, Peebles, and West Union Lions Clubs to provide a family-friendly community event for the holiday season.

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  19. Reading together at the North Adams Library.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Public Library offers a range of activities for community members of all ages, each week. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to bring young children to Story Time at the Manchester Library 10:30 a.m. Mondays, at the North Adams Library 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the Peebles Library 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, and at the West Union Library 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

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  20. Another mega-buck bagged in Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | People's Defender

    Consider Adams County the deer capital of Ohio, perhaps the nation, as another mega-buck has fallen and the buzz about Adams County deer hunting only grows. On Friday, Nov. 7, Lear McCoy of Peebles bagged what may be Ohio's top buck for 2014, perhaps one of only a handful of giant non-typical bucks harvested in the US this fall.

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