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  1. Jury deliberating fate of accused rapist in RaylandRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WTOV9

    A jury is weighing evidence in a Jefferson County rape trial that involves an alleged victim who was 14 years old. At the beginning of the trial, the prosecution said this all started with Adam Taylor giving the teen backrubs, and it escalated from there.

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  2. 3 arrests made after warrants served in SteubenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WTOV9

    The Jefferson County Drug Task Force made three arrests Thursday morning after officers executed narcotic search warrants in Steubenville. This took place around 11:19 a.m. The Steubenville Police Department and Jefferson County Special Response Team were also the scene at 438 and 440 S. Fifth Street.

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  3. 2 mothers charged with murder in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    ... for each of the babies with blunt force impact to the head, trunk and extremities of both these babies," Jefferson County Prosecutor Jane Hanlin said. Sara Lathem and Channe Fleischer were indicted -- Lathem for allegedly killing little T.J. at ...

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  4. Sentences reduced for Ohio Amish sect in hair-cutting attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... group known as the Bergholz Amish, about 20 families who lived on an 880-acre farm in Bergholz, in Ohio's Jefferson County, about 100 miles southeast of Cleveland. Mullet ordered some his followers to cut some of the men's beards and women's hair as ...

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  5. Crawley visits Steubenville High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - WNBA Assistant Coach and Steubenville native Sylvia Crawley returned to her old stomping grounds on Wednesday afternoon. Crawley, who coaches for the Indiana Fever, stopped by Steubenville High School to share with students her personal journey and a few words of wisdom.

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  6. A hotel on way to Steubenville's waterfront?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - A developer wants to give the community a boost by bringing a hotel to Steubenville. The goal is to put up a 90-room hotel and some other amenities on the land sandwiched between Ohio 7 and the Ohio River, next to a Honda dealership.

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  7. Animals saved from house fire in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- After fire destroyed a home in Knoxville on Wednesday, you wouldn't think there would be many smiles among those standing around the scene. But that was not the case for Sandra Digman and her boyfriend Eric Walter, who live in the home along State Route 151.

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  8. George IrvinRead the original story

    Wednesday | Weirton Daily Times

    ... a member of the Mingo American Legion Post No. 351; and a member of the Parkinson's Support Group, Jefferson County Chapter. He is survived by his wife, Cheryl M. (Pearce) Irvin, whom he married on July 19, 1974; a son, George R. Irvin, Jr. of Mingo ...

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  9. Meacham sworn in as Mahoning County auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  10. Carrier seeking Youngstown to Chicago flights details severed ties with CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  11. Crews battle fire at Flynn's Tire in HermitageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  12. Group submits new amendment that would legalize pot in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  13. Meacham takes oath as Mahoning Co. AuditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  14. Warrant issued after Youngstown murder suspect fails to show for courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  15. Barn collapse traps cows in Perry TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  16. Barn collapse traps cows in Mercer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... new spending proposal goes too far with a 16 percent increase. Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati of Jefferson County said Tuesday that Wolf's tax-and-spend proposals stand to damage the middle class and the economy. Meanwhile, House Majority ...

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  17. EXCLUSIVE: Aubrey McClendon's company trying to sell land in Ohio's Utica shaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Business Journal

    The land is in two different parts of eastern Ohio: About 18,000 acres in Noble, Guernsey and Tuscarawas counties on the western edge of the play, and 11,000 acres in Jefferson, Columbiana and Carroll counties, according to a presentation the company sent to potential interested parties obtained by Columbus Business First . It touted the land as "providing acreage exposure ranging from rich condensate acreage in Guernsey and Noble counties to the northern dry gas window in Jefferson and Columbiana counties."

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  18. Recognizing social workers in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WTOV9

    They've dedicated their lives to helping others, often in a darkest hour. March is national Social Work Month and Jefferson County is recognizing the social workers who make a difference in our community.

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  19. Commissioner's office mourning the loss of secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - The Jefferson County Commissioner's Office is mourning the loss of their long-time Secretary, Linda Porter. Porter passed away from a stroke over the weekend.

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  20. Man pleads guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to complyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - A man who was caught with drug paraphernalia after refusing to stop for an alleged traffic violation pleaded guilty Monday in a Jefferson County court. Anthony LaSalle, of Brilliant, took off when an officer tried to pull him over on Ohio 7 in Steubenville in June.

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