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  1. District Spelling Bee winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | People's Defender

    ... the evening of February 10, 2015 saw 23 of the districts' top spellers representing each of the schools in the Adams County/Ohio Valley School District. After several challenging rounds, a student from each attendance area in the district took home ...

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  2. Faith Leaders to Show Support for Chief Justice Roy Moore and Discuss ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Christian Newswire

    ... Justice and with other judges of Alabama." Rev. Ken Johnson, Pastor of Seaman Community Methodist Church in Adams County Ohio who was arrested in 2003 for peacefully kneeling around the 10 Commandments in the Alabama Judicial Building, comments; "I ...

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  3. Countians grab Big Buck AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | People's Defender

    ... the rack from his big typical that was awarded top in the state at the 56th annual BBBC Awards Ceremony. Two Adams County bucks netted top honors at the Buckeye Big Bucks Club 56th annual Awards Ceremony held at the Convocation Center at Ashland ...

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  4. Adams County chief deputy pleads not guilty to rape of minor chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... Office wants anything like this to happen with somebody you work with, but there's more to it than the Adams County Sheriff's Office," Rogers said. The prosecutor's office said the case will likely be turned over to another county prosecutor, so as ...

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  5. Rear-end collision sends five to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | People's Defender

    ... 6; Myah James, 9; and Kirsten Burns, 7, all of Peebles. Jeremy Burns and his passengers were all transported to Adams County Regional Medical Center for the treatment of their injuries. Kirsten Burns was transported from ACRMC to Cincinnati ...

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  6. Sheriff grateful for humveeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | People's Defender

    Those driving the roads of Adams County on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 16, may have seen the Sheriff's Office had a deputy patrolling in a military surplus humvee. Fox 19's Local News featured the vehicle in a segment in their Monday evening news, showing how the humvee has been a great addition to the Sheriff's fleet of vehicle. 1 comment

  7. 4-H Market Hog Clinic scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | People's Defender

    A Market Hog Clinic has been scheduled to help 4-H and FFA members enrolled in the market hog project learn the skills needed to successfully raise and show a market hog at the 2015 Adams County Fair. The clinic, set for the morning of Saturday, March 7, will help members and their families learn to select the ideal market hog, about how to keep their market hogs healthy, how to feed their market hogs to an appropriate weight by fair time, and about hog showmanship and show preparation.

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  8. Library extends hours of operationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Public Library Board of Trustees, Director, and staff are excited to announce an increase in open hours for all branches of the Adams County Public Library. Starting March 2, all four libraries will be open from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and will continue to be open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.

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  9. MLSD prepares for MEAC openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | People's Defender

    ... planned Joint Vocational School District, which would establish an independent vocational school district in Adams County, rather than the current Career and Technical Center that Manchester contracts with Adams County/Ohio Valley to use, will not ...

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  10. ACOV Board discusses JVSD's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | People's Defender

    The Adams County/Ohio Valley School Board met for a regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Ohio Valley Career and Technical Center. Board member Judy Campbell was absent from the meeting.

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  11. SR 136/Seventh St. in Manchester closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | People's Defender

    State Route 136 in Adams County is closed at the 0.27-mile marker/Seventh Street in the village of Manchester due to a water main break. Crews from the village's street department are working to repair the line and restore the route; however, the closure is anticipated to be in effect through the night.

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  12. Historical Society focused on preserving county heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | People's Defender

    The Adams County Historical Society was organized in February 1931 by Isadora Reynolds Kite of Peebles. The purpose of the Adams County Historical Society was to promote a knowledge of Adams County by establishing and maintaining a library and museum containing items pertinent to the county.

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  13. Adams County chief deputy pleads not guilty to rape of minor chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... Office wants anything like this to happen with somebody you work with, but there's more to it than the Adams County Sheriff's Office," Rogers said. The prosecutor's office said the case will likely be turned over to another county prosecutor, so as ...

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  14. Former Adams Co. Deputy Chief appears in court, accused of raping a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... of raping a 14-year-old girl. His bond was set at $100,000. ON $250,000 BOND . TODAY JEFFERY MCCARTY A FORMER ADAMS COUNTY CHIEF DEPUTY WAS ON THE OTHER END OF A CRIMINAL CASE CHARGED WITH RAPING A TEENAGER. JOHN LONDON WAS IN WEST UNION FOR US ...

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  15. Chief Deputy arrested for rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | People's Defender

    Chief Deputy Jeffrey McCarty, 46, was arrested on Sunday, Feb. 15 on first-degree felony charges of rape involving an underage girl. The serious allegations have been under investigation since Monday, Jan. 5. Upon learning of the allegations, Sheriff Kimmy Rogers states that he requested that David Kelley, Adams County Prosecutor, perform an independent investigation. 2 comments

  16. Snow hits countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | People's Defender

    ... the rate of precipation recovered highways quickly and salt is not very effective at colder temperatures The Adams County Highway Garage had 14 snowplows treating and plowing all of the county roads, and the Adams County Sheriff's Dept. issued a ...

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  17. Venture Hawks coming to WUHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | People's Defender

    Basketball fans mark the date on your calendar, Monday, Feb. 23 at West Union High School. On that night, Adams County's own Venture Hawks will be in action on the high school court facing off with the Highland County Wildcats.

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  18. Three hour fertilizer certification plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | People's Defender

    ... on to the website and do so prior to attending one of these sessions. Remember to call and pre-register at the Adams County Extension Office at 937-544-2339. Barbie will handle all registrations for the GAP programs. She will need the following ...

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  19. Board accepts $10,000 grant from AEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | People's Defender

    The Board of Adams County Commissioners met in regular session on Feb. 2 with the following members present: Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, and Paul Worley. Clerk Becky Brodt was also present.

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  20. Caudill held in Adams County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | People's Defender

    ... additional units and was joined by Winchester Chief of Police Benjamin David, Lieutenant Bob Ruebusch of the Adams County Sheriff's Dept. and Sheriff's Deputy Sam Purdin. Officers knocked on the semi-truck's door and announced themselves for several ...

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