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  1. Eye on Jefferson: Board eyes added money for programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners are expected to approve an allocation to the Partnerships for Success program at their meeting Monday. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

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  2. Health officials stress there's little to fear in Belmont CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOV9

    ... a hotline (1-866-800-1404) for anyone who has questions about Ebola. Ebola conference The Steubenville and Jefferson County Health Departments are participating in a daily statewide conference call with the Ohio Department of Health to receive the ...

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  3. Stray cat crisis hits W.Va.'s Eastern PanhandleRead the original story

    Sunday | Marietta Times

    ... to roam the streets in search of food and shelter. Patsy McCracken, an advocate who rescues cats throughout Jefferson County at her own expense, expressed concerns of the ongoing issue, after telling the story of Sparky, a three-week-old kitten ...

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  4. Eye on Jefferson: Board eyes added money for programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners are expected to approve an allocation to the Partnerships for Success program at their meeting Monday. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

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  5. ELECTION 2014: Former Jefferson sheriff candidate makes appeal against write-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Peninsula Daily News

    A former Jefferson County sheriff's candidate who was defeated in the Aug. 5 primary has urged his supporters not to write in his name on ballots for the election ending Nov. 4. "It has come to my attention that numerous folks are planning to write my name in for sheriff," Ken Przygocki said in a Facebook post Monday. "Though I am humbly honored by this support, I strongly urge everyone not to do so."

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  6. Jefferson County woman kisses officer's neck during arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WTOV9

    Brilliant's Michelle Voiers was charged after police say she put her lips on the neck of an officer trying to take her to jail. Steubenville police responded to Trinity West around 9 p.m. Wednesday where Voiers was being checked out after a crash.

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  7. See names of lawyers who interviewed with Jefferson County Commissioners for job of dealing with EPA issues Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Alabama Live

    Jefferson County Commissioners today interviewed seven lawyers to potentially help the county handle clean water compliance issues with the EPA. The interviews lasted about 30 minutes each in a committee conference room on the second floor of the Jefferson County Courthouse.

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  8. Search continues for former airline pilot on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | West Virginia Metro

    ... to a hotel in Hancock County in December 2013 and engaged in sexual conduct with a 15-year old female from Jefferson County, Ohio. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Bazbaz is encouraged to contact Chad Simpson at the United States ...

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  9. TV shoot at courthouse: 'The best part about my job is everything'Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    One recent Sunday morning, the hallway of the historic Jefferson County Courthouse was filled to the brim with people: lawyer-types in suits and shiny shoes sat against the wall in the hallway, checking their phones; reporter-type folks gripping their notepads in one hand and wee digital recorders; cameramen with the tools of their trade. At the end of the hall, I thought I saw a new policeman in town.

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  10. Indian Creek Middle school attack results in student arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - On Monday at Indian Creek Middle School around the time the school was to let out for the day, officials say 13-year old 7th grader Nathaniel Lowe was viciously attacked by a 14-year-old, 8th-grade student. "Someone came up and started beating on me," Lowe said.

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  11. Louisville jail inmate diesRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    TV said 31-year-old William Carnes was taken to Louisville from Hopkins County last Thursday on several charges in Jefferson County. He was taken to University Hospital on Friday.

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  12. Bizarre Burglary case lands 2 in jail, Foreclosure Company in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WTOV9

    Three men arrested, a foreclosure company in hot water; it's a burglary case with an interesting twist and it all went down in Jefferson County, Ohio. The sheriff says it's a unique and lengthy investigation, one that ended in Pittsburgh.

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  13. Valley Hospice holds drive for cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Weirton Daily Times

    Valley Hospice is teaming with the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce to conduct a food drive to benefit the Cancer Dietary Initiative, a food pantry for patients of the Tony Teramana Cancer Center.

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  14. Mohigans dethrone RedskinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Herald Star Online

    ... Creek scored the final point of the game to even the match at 1-all. Game 3 belonged to the girls from Jefferson County. The Redskins led by as many as 14 points before winning easily. "We woke up," Hammack said. "We didn't do much of anything in ...

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  15. CCHS tops Toronto for OVAC 1A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Herald Star Online

    Though challenged, the Catholic Central volleyball team captured its ninth conference championship after defeating Jefferson County rival Toronto, 25-22, 25-14, 25-23, in the OVAC Class 2A Final Saturday afternoon inside the Crimson Center at Big Red.

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  16. Double Structure Fire in RaylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WTOV9

    Jefferson County 911 confirmed that the call came in for the first fire just before 4 a.m. The structures are located in the 25 hundred block of County Road 14 in Rayland.

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  17. Crusaders grab 9th OVAC volleyball titleRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Herald Star Online

    The Crusaders moved into a three-way tie on the volleyball championship with their ninth conference title as Catholic Central swept Jefferson County rival Toronto, 25-22, 25-14, 25-23, in the OVAC Class 2A Tournament Final Saturday afternoon inside the Crimson Center at Steubenville High School.

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  18. Happy birthday, Belle of LouisvilleRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... ing an economic impact of $6 million. The Belle was launched in Pittsburgh as the Idlewild in October 1914. Jefferson County bought the boat at auction in 1962 for $34,000.

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  19. Martinsburg woman to collect coats for homelessRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Marietta Times

    For many, winter brings up holiday memories or thoughts of watching TV in a warm house, but to the homeless, winter is a tough time to survive out in the cold. For the third year in a row, Amanda Sonday of Martinsburg and her sons, Malakai and Mikah, are collecting warm winter wear through Shared Cotton, the name Sonday has given to her annual coat collection.

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  20. Eye on Jefferson: Commissioners to issue call for bids on Port Townsend field repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners are expected to issue a call for bids to repair the Memorial Field grandstand when they meet Monday. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

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