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  1. Korya s Memorial a Redneck RunR...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | People's Defender

    The annual Memorial 5K Run/Walk in honor of the late Kory Franklin will be held on the Manchester riverfront on May 10. This years' "Redneck Run" will honor the memory of Kory, an Adams County youth whose life was tragically cut short.

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  2. My introduction to Adams CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People's Defender

    ... in 2002. Before that I was an editor and a sports editor at the Portsmouth Daily Times from 1987-1997. Folks in Adams County during that time period may remember me as I covered a lot of high school basketball in the area. I saw some great high ...

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  3. Library welcomes new Youth Outreach Speciali...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People's Defender

    Last week, the Adams County Public Library celebrated National Library Week with events, activities, and contests at each library.

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  4. Opening Day Turkey Season resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | People's Defender

    ... 18 to tag a turkey, this trend follows a steady decline in the turkey harvest over the past few years. Locally, Adams County, normally one of the strongest in the state for the turkey harvest, fell by over 30 percent as hunters tagged in only 48 ...

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  5. Teen turns himself into policeRead the original story

    Monday | The Hastings Tribune

    A 17-year-old escapee missing since Thursday is back in police custody and sitting in Adams County Jail.

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  6. Plea date continued on Robert Yeager's Adams County caseRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | The York Daily Record

    Robert Carl Yeager's legal counsel had not received discovery evidence from prosecutors in time for Yeager's initially scheduled plea date today, said Sean Mott, assistant public defender for Adams County.

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  7. News feedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | People's Defender

    ... clean, undemanding, gentle, playful, affectionate, and inexpensive to feed. The Humane Society of Adams County currently has two homeless cats available for adoption. They can go to the... Can you believe that Easter is just a few short days away? ...

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  8. Supervisors look to beef up securityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Hastings Tribune

    After taking a tour of the Hall County Courthouse recently, Adams County Supervisor Scott Thomsen said he came away with a sense of ease that he attributes to the county's investment in a $24 million security system.

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  9. Senior Citizen newsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | People's Defender

    ... Senior Center that you may pick up at your convenience. All entries must be in our office by April 21, 2014. Adams County has had some really BIG winners in the past and we are looking forward to more this year! For more information call at (937) ...

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  10. Paradise Twp. man accused of rape also faces escape chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Evening Sun

    ... her in June. (Submitted) A Paradise Township man accused of abducting and raping a 7-year-old girl is due in Adams County court later this month for charges related to an escape from Adams County Prison. Robert Carl Yeager, 36, of the 6800 block of ...

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  11. Adams County Public Library Executive Direct...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | People's Defender

    On March 31, Adams County Public Library staff and board members gathered in the Adams County Commissioners office to celebrate Harold Showalter's library career.

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  12. Hannah joins Defender staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | People's Defender

    Hannah, of West Union, has lived in Adams County nearly his entire life. He is the son of Trisha Schumacher and the late Paul "Eddy" Hannah.

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  13. Gast to continue basketball career at Rio Gr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | People's Defender

    ... of intent last week to continue her basketball career at the University of Rio Grande. Taking pa... Another Adams County student/athlete has begun the journey to a sports career beyond the high school level. Last Friday afternoon, North Adams senior ...

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  14. Adams County Officials Push for New Superior Court House and JailRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Adams County commissioners are considering an idea of building a new facility that could house the Superior Court, probation offices, and possibly the Adams County Jail.

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  15. Rummage 4 RoverRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | People's Defender

    The Humane Society of Adams County's Rummage 4 Rover event is coming up soon, so clean out your garage and donate to help local pets.

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  16. All-County Art and Music Festival againe entertains crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | People's Defender

    ... individuals examine the varied paintings and sculptures created by the students from across the county. The Adams County Arts Council graciously hosted this reception during the festival with refreshments of punch of cookies being served to the ...

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  17. ACOVSD recognizes West Union cheerleaders and coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | People's Defender

    ... Head Coach, Josh Arey, accepted the award on behalf of both the Indians and Lady Indians.... The Adams County Ohio Valley School District Board of Education met on Thursday, March 27 for their regular meeting at the Ohio Valley Career and Technical ...

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  18. County hoops stars appear in District 14 All...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | People's Defender

    ... the corner and get the baseline during the first half of last week's Dist... For the basketball talent here in Adams County, the postseason accolades have been rolling in from many directions and last Wednesday, a group of county seniors were ...

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  19. Adams County hosts Ohio Valley Regional Development CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | People's Defender

    ... to small business and trasnportation planning. "This is a great organization and a great partnership that Adams County has, and we benefit greatly for being a member of the OVRDC," Commissioner Brian Baldridge said. Numerous projects have been ...

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  20. Pike County Man Arrested in Drug RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Pike County Sheriff's Department, in conjunction with the Adams County Sheriff's Department, serve the warrant on a Stewart Hollow Road home in Peebles.

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