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  1. Toronto capitalizes on Weir's mistakesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Herald Star Online

    ... over host Weir High. -- Mike Mathison In the end, the Red Riders made too many mistakes and the girls from Jefferson County made them pay for the miscues. "Every mistake we made they capitalized," Weir (0-1) head coach Dave Hinerman said. "They ...

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  2. Voters can test new machines on April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Jefferson County's new voting machines will be available for voters to practice on from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 8 in the jury impaneling room at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1085 Pearl St. The new voting machines will replace the older system that suffered breakdowns in the past couple of elections and delayed reporting of results.

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  3. Sarah Grace Dodds GailbreathRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Harrison News Herald

    ... was an avid gardener and letter writer. Sarah is a descendant granddaughter of early pioneer settlers of Jefferson county Ohio: John Dodds, Andrew Ralson I, and Nicklas Merryman. She is survived by her daughter Nola (Larry) Peebles of Canton, Ohio a ...

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  4. EGCC's new leader expresses passionRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... had a high energy level," Meeks said in an August interview. Meeks has led the local college expansion from Jefferson County to a four-county institution that serves 4,338 students in Eastern Ohio. "I believe it is very important to provide access ...

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  5. Early morning attic fire leaves family in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    A Jefferson County family is now seeking the help of the community after a fire broke out in their attic and destroyed the top floor of their home. It all happened along Township Road 304 Sunday morning.

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  6. Sarah GailbreathRead the original story

    Saturday | Weirton Daily Times

    ... was an avid gardener and letter writer. Sarah is a descendant granddaughter of early pioneer settlers of Jefferson County, Ohio - John Dodds, Andrew Ralson I, and Nicklas Merryman. She is survived by her daughter Nola (Larry) Peebles of Canton, ...

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  7. 2 arrested during homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WTOV9

    During a press conference Thursday night, Pittsburgh police announced the bodies found in the Ohio River last week have been identified. JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Officials in Jefferson County confirm they are investigating a homicide in the city of Steubenville.

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  8. Childs sentenced to 6 months in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WTOV9

    A Jefferson County burglary suspect reconsidered and decided to take a plea deal after all Thursday. The trial for Jevante Childs was set to begin Thursday morning in Jefferson County.

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  9. More than 1,000 at high school tested for tuberculosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WBNS

    ... the student body was tested for the potentially serious infectious disease that mostly affects the lungs. Jefferson County health officials administered the first part of the two-part test Wednesday. Officials will give the second portion Friday. ...

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  10. Albert DawsonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... and attended the College of Steubenville. He was an electrician in Weirton Steel and a deputy sheriff for Jefferson County. He was a Baptist by faith. Service is 1 p.m. Friday, March 27, 2015, at Mount Zion Baptist Church with the Rev. Norries A. ...

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  11. ODNR Shuts Down Jefferson County Frack Recycling FacilityRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Big News Network.com

    ... spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. HAMMONDSVILLE - After Jefferson County residents and environmental advocates filed numerous complaints with the state Department of Natural Resources about a fracking ...

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  12. Is oil and gas operation in Irondale illegal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTOV9

    People in Jefferson County had been asking questions about an oil and gas operation. Six months later, they discovered part of the operation along Route 213 in Irondale is illegal.

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  13. Officials investigate after house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio- Firefighters were on the scene of a house fire late Tuesday night. Officials say the fire broke out along County Road 24 near Bloomingdale around 10:30 p.m. When crews arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames coming from home.

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  14. Water tower coming down in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTOV9

    ... to look back on now, much like the memories. "That graffiti was right of passages for a lot of young people Jefferson County," Van Tassel said. "It's just part of what happens in a community, so there's a lot of history there." And once the water ...

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  15. Baby made a special flight 40 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Morning Journal

    ... since October. Angie works there on Sundays, but her profession is as a culinary arts teacher at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School. Her parents are thankful to the Steubenville Police Department. There was a story in the March 24, 1975, ...

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  16. 100th Anniversary of Unsolved Murder Approaches in AdenaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Intelligencer

    ... South's murderer was never caught. Investigators in the case, including Sheriff Western T. Baker of Jefferson County and Sheriff Dodd of Carroll County, were never able to gather enough evidence for a grand jury to indict a suspect. Shortly after ...

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  17. One charge against Sheriff Blair Olsen dismissedRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Post Register

    Jefferson County Sheriff Blair Olsen pleaded not guilty Feb. 11 to four counts of felony misuse of public funds. Olsen was arraigned before District Judge Gregory Moeller at the Jefferson County Courthouse.

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  18. Nearly a Century Later, Adena Murder Still UnsolvedRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Intelligencer

    ... South's murderer was never caught. Investigators in the case, including Sheriff Western T. Baker of Jefferson County and Sheriff Dodd of Carroll County, were never able to gather enough evidence for a grand jury to indict a suspect. Shortly after ...

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  19. Anti-drug speaker stopped pending caseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... the evening news on Wednesday. Watson, 53, of Weirton, was arrested March 13 on a fugitive warrant out of Jefferson County stemming from a year-old drug charge. In an appearance before Brooke County Circuit Court Judge Ronald Wilson on March 16, he ...

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  20. Second man's body found in Ohio RiverRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Morning Journal

    A partially clothed unidentified male body was recovered from the Ohio River Friday afternoon and has been sent to Charleston for an autopsy. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla said a tugboat from the Bellaire Harbor Service of Bellaire was traveling up river at approximately 1:50 p.m. Friday when the crew spotted a body floating in the water.

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