Meigs County Newswire

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  1. Kaleidoscope: Home of famous Fighting McCooks displays many items from 1800sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Aurora Advocate

    ... rifle, which he was carrying when he was mortally wounded in the Battle of Buffington Island at Portland in Meigs County. Out the front windows, visitors can see the courthouse to the right and a three-story retail building which once housed a hotel ...

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  2. Van Wert Co. jobless rate slides to 4.3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Times Bulletin

    ... - tied for 41st-highest in the state. The highest rates in Ohio belonged to Monroe County at 10.1 percent, Meigs County at 7.6 percent, Pike County at 7.6 percent, Scioto County at 7.2 percent, and Jefferson County at 7.1 percent. The Ohio rate is ... 2 comments

  3. Wittibslager, VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Marion Star

    E. Virginia "Ginny" Wittibslager MARION: E. Virginia "Ginny" Wittibslager, age 89, of Marion, died early Wednesday morning, October 15, 2014, at her daughter's home following an extended illness. On November 24, 1924, Ginny was born in Meigs County, Ohio, the daughter of the late F. Verne "Slim" and Dora Hutchinson.

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  4. Meigs, Gallia juvenile courts seek special advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Tri-County News

    ... program between Meigs and Gallia counties is a result of a collaborative effort by judges Scott Powell, of Meigs County, and Thomas Moulton, of Gallia County, to provide these services to local children. The nearby Athens CASA/GAL Program in Athens ...

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  5. Lady Tornadoes topple EasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Tri-County News

    ... trifecta Thursday night with an emphatic 25-21, 25-15, 25-11 victory in a Division IV sectional final between Meigs County programs. The fourth-seeded Lady Tornadoes (15-5) earned their third consecutive straight-game win over the fifth-seeded Lady ...

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  6. Lady Tornoades topple EasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Tri-County News

    ... trifecta Thursday night with an emphatic 25-21, 25-15, 25-11 victory in a Division IV sectional final between Meigs County programs. The fourth-seeded Lady Tornadoes (15-5) earned their third consecutive straight-game win over the fifth-seeded Lady ...

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  7. Gallia, Meigs hunters increase deer killsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Tri-County News

    Gallia and Meigs County hunters checked more than 200 antlerless white-tailed deer during a two-day season, Oct. 11-12, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. The two-day totals of the two counties is an 49 percent increase from 2013, when hunters checked 148 deer, the first year for the anterless muzzleloader season.

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  8. RV, Meigs finish 2-3 in TVC OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Tri-County News

    River Valley senior Ethan Hersman leads a pack of runners during this September 2 file photo from the 2014 Coaches Corner Invitational held in Centenary, Ohio. ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio - Athens and Belpre came away with the top teams honors Saturday at the 2014 Tri-Valley Conference cross country championships held at Meigs High School in Meigs County.

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  9. Lady Falcons swept by SouthernRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Tri-County News

    The Southern volleyball team rolled to a three-set victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest Wahama, Thursday night in Meigs County. The Lady White Falcons trailed just 11-to-9 in the opening game, before Southern went on a 14-to-5 run to claim the 25-14 victory.

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  10. Gallipolis company donates computers to 'Computers for Students' programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Tri-County News

    Digital Computing Solutions of Gallipolis has donated a desktop and a laptop to "Computers For Students," run by Iva Sisson. "Computers For Students" is a nonprofit in Meigs County that delivers computer devices to students in need with the commitment that they will perform well in school.

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  11. 94th House: Newcomer vs. incumbentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Marietta Times

    Voters are already casting their ballots for the 2014 general election, including for candidates to represent the area in the Ohio House of Representatives. A seat is up for the taking in the 94th Ohio House District, which includes Meigs County and parts of Athens, Washington and Vinton counties.

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  12. Lady Tornadoes sweep EasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Tri-County News

    ... Monday night following a 25-9, 25-19, 25-16 decision in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup in Meigs County. The Lady Tornadoes (12-5, 9-5 TVC Hocking) were too much for the Lady Eagles (8-12, 7-7) during their Volley for the Cure ...

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  13. Lady Eagles sweep WahamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Tri-County News

    Eastern junior Kelsey Johnson slams down a loose ball at the net during Game 1 of Thursday night's TVC Hocking volleyball contest against Wahama in Tuppers Plains, Ohio. The Eastern volleyball team picked up its third consecutive victory while also handing visiting Wahama its fourth straight setback Thursday night following a 25-16, 25-19, 25-16 decision in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup in Meigs County.

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  14. Southern rolls past Lady RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Tri-County News

    The Southern volleyball team returned to its winning ways while also handing visiting River Valley its fifth straight setback Wednesday night during a 25-21, 25-16, 25-18 victory in a non-conference matchup in Meigs County. The Lady Tornadoes rebounded nicely from a straight-game loss at Waterford just 24 hours earlier, as the hosts never trailed by more than two points the entire night.

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  15. Autherson, Henry L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Newark Advocate

    ... passed away on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Arlington Care Center. He was born September 26, 1924 in Meigs County, Ohio to the late Carl and Naomi (Keyes) Autherson. Mr. Autherson retired in 1982 from Rockwell as a lathe operator and was a member ...

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  16. Ohio Valley Symphony celebrates 25 years on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Tri-County News

    ... from friends and colleagues of Morris Haskins to honor his 50 years of service to Ohio Valley Bank. In 1998, Meigs County native Ann Carson Dater established an endowment to be used toward better musician pay, more rehearsal time, more soloists, a ...

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  17. Ohio man pleads not guilty in death of Cross Lanes teenagerRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Ernest Roach, 36, of Racine, Ohio, was arraigned in a Meigs County, Ohio courtroom after being indicted earlier this month. Roach is charged with one count of murder, two counts of compelling ...

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  18. Ohio man charged in slaying waives extraditionRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Media outlets report that 36-year-old Ernest Roach of Racine, Ohio, waived extradition during a hearing Tuesday in Kanawha County Circuit Court in West Virginia. The body of 16-year-old Erika Brown of Cross Lanes, West Virginia, was found along the banks of the Ohio River in Meigs County, Ohio, earlier this month.

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  19. Roach waives extradition, will return to Meigs to face murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Tri-County News

    A grand jury has rendered an indictment against Ernest M. Roach for the Aug. 10 death of Ericka Brown, 16, of Kanawha County, W.Va., according to a press release from the Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney's Office. The grand jury indicted Roach on one count of murder, two counts of compelling prostitution, two counts of tampering with evidence and one count of gross abuse of a corpse.

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  20. Snooping can save a lifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Morning Journal

    ... lived near Charleston, W.Va., was reported missing. This month, her body was found on the Ohio River bank in Meigs County, Ohio. Police have arrested an Ohio man in the girl's death. They say the two had been in contact online, through the popular ...

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