Jefferson County Newswire

Jefferson County Newswire

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  1. Woman charged with public indecency for alleged sex with teen in parkRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WTOV9

    ... with falsification. He had a gun in his back pack which is believed to belong to Hilliard's ex-husband. JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The Steubenville Police Department has charged a 39-year-old woman after police say an officer caught her having sex ...


  2. Betty ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... where she taught special education, reading and advanced reading. Betty was a former member of the Jefferson County Teachers Assoc., Covenant Presbyterian Church, elder/deacon at the Pleasant Hill United Presbyterian Church, volunteer at Ohio Valley ...


  3. Water tower leaking again in SmithfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOV9

    An aging water tower in Jefferson County has sprung yet another leak. It's one of several over leaks at the Smithfield Tower during the past few years.


  4. Big Red seniors make markRead the original story

    Saturday May 30 | Herald Star Online

    ... Dover in thrilling fashion on Thursday afternoon in Zanesville. They had to rush from Gant Stadium, back to Jefferson County, to hit Reno Field at Harding Stadium with their classmates for a graduation ceremony. "It's been a good senior class for us ...


  5. Steubenville girls win regional track titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 30 | Herald Star Online

    ... first overall. The Steubenville girls will enter with a target on their back. Big Red is heading back to Jefferson County as regional champions. Steubenville accumulated 56 points, which was nine better than John Glenn, which won last weekend's ...


  6. Woman charged with multiple drug offensesRead the original story

    Friday May 29 | Salem News

    A Jefferson County woman was charged with multiple drug offenses after being taken into custody this week on two secret indictment issued by the Columbiana County grand jury. Nicole L. Wright, 26, of Toronto, was charged with being in possession of heroin in the county on May 23, 2013.


  7. JB Green Team Trial Set for November in DillonvaleRead the original story

    Friday May 29 | The Intelligencer

    After months of disagreement and the filing of a lawsuit, parties from the JB Green Team and two Ohio villages will wait until November before a decision is reached on the legality of a proposed fee. The trial involving the JB Green Team and the villages of Flushing and Dillonvale along with with Flushing resident John J. Jozwiak Jr. is scheduled Nov. 5, according to a report given by Solicitor Christopher Gagin during Dillonvale Village Council's May meeting.


  8. Off to collegeRead the original story

    Friday May 29 | Herald Star Online

    ... honorable mention all-Eastern District selection as a senior. He also was an all-OVAC, all-Buckeye 8, all-Jefferson County and all-Quad County first-team performer. He had 18 solo tackles, 14 assisted tackles, six tackles for loss, one interception, ...


  9. KY officials want lower Ohio River off mercury warning listRead the original story

    Thursday May 28 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... a proposal earlier this month to get 370 miles of the river off the warning list. That area stretches from Jefferson County west to where the Ohio flows into the Mississippi River. Judy Petersen, executive director of the Kentucky Waterways ...


  10. Steubenville Council OKs Pay RaisesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | The Intelligencer

    ... summer employee pay raise to the state minimum of $8.40. Council also approved an ordinance allowing the Jefferson County Port Authority to handle the sale of eight lots in the city's South End to the Diocese of Steubenville. An ordinance ...


  11. Hundreds pay last respects to Jefferson County deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | WTOV9

    A line of officers wrapped around First Presbyterian Church of Toronto Wednesday as hundreds of people paid their last respects to Jefferson County sheriff's deputy Mike Brandle, who died of an apparent heart attack last week. Sheriff Fred Abdalla offered reflections on Brandle's life, saying the 33-year-old was like a son to him.


  12. Mingo Junction honors its fallen heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... who paid the supreme sacrifice so we can enjoy the freedoms we enjoy today," Fabian said. MINGO SERVICE - Jefferson County Commissioner Thomas Graham, right, sang the national anthem on Monday during the Mingo Junction Memorial Day ceremony and also ...


  13. Michael BrandleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Review

    ... of Toronto. He graduated from Southern Local High School in 2001. He last worked as a Sheriff's Deputy for Jefferson County Sheriff's Department. In addition to his father, Mr. Brandle is survived by his fiancee: Christine Harvey of Toronto; one ...


  14. Eye on Jefferson: Commissioners to hear about act exemptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct an executive session discussing exemptions to the state Open Public Meetings Act when they meet Tuesday. The closed session will follow an open meeting that will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.


  15. Michael BrandleRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Morning Journal

    ... the son of Burdell Brandle and the late Terry (Dudgeon) Grimm. Mr. Brandle was a sheriff's deputy for Jefferson County, where he also was a member of the SRT team the last 10 years. He also had worked as a police officer in Wellsville and as an ...


  16. Flagpoles stand as reminder of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... by a flag raised on each of the flagpoles circling the fountain. PAYING TRIBUTE. Schelley Brooks Jefferson County Veterans Service Commission service officer; and Ricky Fugate, chief of aircraft maintenance for the Air Force Civilian Service; raised ...


  17. Motion denied in murder dating to'99Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Weirton Daily Times

    It didn't take Jefferson County Common Pleas Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. long Friday to overrule a jailhouse motion made by Nathan Herring, 34, claiming Ohio didn't have jurisdiction in the other crimes surrounding the deaths of two Franciscan University of Steubenville students in 1999.


  18. Fallen deputy Brandle, 33, remembered in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- Hard-working with a great sense of humor. That's how many describe Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Brandle.


  19. Looking Ahead - May 22, 2015Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Madison Courier

    ... Old Court Days: Pilot Club of Madison will host the annual spring Old Court Days May 22-24 around the Jefferson County Courthouse with arts, crafts, collectibles, antiques and food vendors from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Booth spaces are still available. For ...


  20. Woman Hurt in Steubenville ShootingRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Big News

    ... an 18-year old woman was shot Thursday afternoon within the city limits. Steubenville police officers, Jefferson County Sheriff Fred Abdalla along with several of his deputies and members of other law enforcement agencies gathered near the Oregon ...