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  1. Big Red paces past EdisonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    The Red and Black proved that once again as the Steubenville girls ripped off another of its patented runs against Jefferson County-rival Edison en route to a 57-32 victory Thursday night on the road.

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  2. 'Cats set for conference battleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    ... afternoon on the road down at Bellaire High School. Edison enters the game coming off of a 57-32 loss to Jefferson County rival Big Red Thursday night at home. This is the first year the league expanded from eight teams to 10 teams. There are five ...

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  3. Johnson, Ginter visit coal companyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salem News

    U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson continued his support of the coal industry Thursday as the industry battles what they see as the Obama administration's "War on Coal." This time, he was joined by newly elected state Rep. Tim Ginter of Salem as the two visited the Shean Hill Mine in Jefferson County two miles south of Salineville.

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  4. Bruises, Burns: Boy DeadRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    ... Fire Department at about 11:45 a.m. Wednesday with two other children, saying her son was dead at her home. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla said Nicholas, who was found lying in a bed with a blanket partially pulled up, had bruises from head ...

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  5. Update on Rover Pipeline project presented to Jefferson County CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- An update on the proposed Rover Pipeline project was presented to the Jefferson County Commission on Thursday. The pipeline would run from Knox into Island Creek, across Salem and Springfield, then into Carroll County.

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  6. Fleischer has criminal past; has lost two other childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Channe Fleischer, the mother of a 2-year-old who was found dead in his Mingo Junction home on Wednesday, will be charged with child endangering - and potentially much more. As it turns out, Wednesday's instance was not the first time she's lost a child.

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  7. Child endangering charges to be filed in death of 2 year oldRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Child endangering charges will be filed against Channe Fleischer, the mother of a 2-year-old who was found dead in his Mingo Junction home on Wednesday. Fleischer is in the custody of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. New BHJ director is namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Paprocki was recommended by BHJ's executive board and a search committee that included BHJ Chair and Jefferson County Commissioner Thomas Graham, Steubenville Mayor Domenick Mucci, Wellsburg City Manager Mark Henne and Marvin Six, a Hancock County ...

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  9. Child's death under investigationRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Review

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a 2-year-old at a house in the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla said it appears the child was beaten to death.

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  10. Keep your family safe from fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    ... card for expenses related to promoting the film, spent time away from the university on a promotional ... JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - There are several steps to take to keep your family safe in case of a fire. After numerous house fires in the Ohio ...

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  11. Neighbors say parents of Mingo Junction baby are good peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    ... like that. It's a shame. That little baby had its whole life ahead of him. It's just crazy (crying)." The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate. The 2-year-old's body will be sent to Cleveland to undergo an autopsy to determine ...

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  12. 2-year-old found dead in Mingo JunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department is investigating the Wednesday morning death of a 2-year-old child at his home on the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue in Mingo Junction. Earlier Wednesday, the child's mother walked to the Mingo Junction Fire Department, asking for help with her child.

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  13. Heroin Batch Proves DeadlyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Big News Network.com

    ... Big News Network. STEUBENVILLE - The heroin problem in the Ohio Valley doesn't show signs of stopping, and Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla is scared of what the problem may look like five years from now. Abdalla's concerns come after a week ...

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  14. Revenue clerk convicted of letting drivers skip car tag lines for $20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    A former Jefferson County revenue clerk won't serve time behind bars after her conviction Tuesday on charges she took $20 to process car tags for people who didn't want to wait in long lines. Alisha Cole, 34, was sentenced by Jefferson County Circuit Judge Laura Petro to a suspended three-year sentence, which means Cole won't serve time in prison.

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  15. Corporate challenge blood drive takes place in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- It's a race to see who can donate the most blood. Tuesday was the 3rd annual Corporate Challenge Blood Drive, co-sponsored by the local chapter of The American Red Cross and The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce.

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  16. Charles Town company to pay fine for pollution violationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Marietta Times

    A Charles Town company and state regulators have agreed to resolve pollution violations at construction sites in Hardy and Jefferson counties. Under a proposed settlement, Commercial Associates Inc. will pay an $11,570 fine and submit a plan of corrective action to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection.

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  17. Jefferson Co. to include 'In God We Trust' in emblemRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Judge Jeff Branick talks with the Beaumont Enterprise after Monday afternoon's commissioners court. The Jefferson County commissioners court met Monday afternoon at the Jefferson County Courthouse. Photo taken Monday 7/7/14 Jake ...

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  18. Legalization movement in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... killing three young siblings after their mother fell out of a window and couldn't get back in to save them. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla says the children's mother was trying to remove a burning kerosene heater from the double-wide trailer ...

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  19. Event cancellations and parking bans due to weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    An eastern Ohio sheriff says a fire blamed on a kerosene heater has swept through a trailer home, killing three young siblings after their mother fell out of a window and couldn't get back in to save them. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla says the children's mother was trying to remove a burning kerosene heater from the double-wide trailer Thursday when she dropped it, causing fuel to spill and the fire to spread.

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  20. Ohio Statehouse pictured on new specialty license platesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... killing three young siblings after their mother fell out of a window and couldn't get back in to save them. Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla says the children's mother was trying to remove a burning kerosene heater from the double-wide trailer ...

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