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  1. Woman Arrested following Injury CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    Authorities say a woman was injured and arrested after crashing a truck into a Pike County mobile home. According to the Chillicothe Post of the Highway Patrol, Melody Bryant, 31, of Peebles, was driving south on Grassyfork Road at 9am, Friday, when she drove off the road, overcorrected, hit a mailbox, struck an embankment, overturned, and struck an unoccupied residence.

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  2. CREECH, Zelma M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dayton Daily News

    ... Ohio on March 22, 2015. She was born to the late Charles and Millie Mechlin on February 5, 1927 in Morgan Twp. Pike County, Ohio. Zelma graduated from Lucasville High School Class of 1944. She retired from EF McDonnald/Carlson Marketing Group in ...

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  3. Sex offender sentenced in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Pocono Record

    Frederick Joseph Decker, 39, of Port Jervis, N.Y., was sentenced Monday in Pike County Court to seven to 14 years in state prison for violating Megan's Law, the Pike County District Attorney's Office said. Decker had not registered his current whereabouts with police, which convicted sex offenders are required to do under Megan's Law.

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  4. Man sentenced for DUI, endangering childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Pocono Record

    Daniel Q. McElnea, 25, of Milford, was sentenced Friday in Pike County Court to nine months to five years in state prison for driving under the influence and endangering a child passenger's welfare, said the Pike County District Attorney's Office. Police responded Aug. 29 to a vehicle partially impeding traffic on Broad Street.

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  5. White Lake Also In Need Of Repair After Experiencing Dam IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WBNS

    Buckeye Lake has been grabbing headlines over the past two weeks ever since a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers report revealed the dam was at risk of catastrophic failure. But there is another central Ohio lake with a dam in need of repairs - Lake White in Pike County.

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  6. Man gets 9-30 years for dealing heroin Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Times Herald-Record

    Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin said Edwin Quiles, 43, was sentenced March 12 to a nine to 30 years in prison for two counts of delivery of heroin and one count of criminal conspiracy to deliver heroin, felonies.

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  7. Heroin trafficker is sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Pike County Courier

    Quiles was convicted of two counts of delivery of heroin and one count of criminal conspiracy to deliver heroin, all felonies. Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak sentenced Quiles to 9 years to 30 years in state prison and a $3,500 fine.

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  8. Two Charged in Waverly Area Drug RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Pike County Sheriff has arrested two people for operating a meth lab out of a Howard Road, Waverly out-building attic. Arrested were 39-year-old James D. Jones of Piketon and 37-year-old Danielle Whalen of Seaman, Ohio.

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  9. Are Monarch butterflies the next Passenger Pigeon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Tri-County News

    ... sky for hours or even days as they passed. The last passenger pigeon killed in the wild was "Buttons," shot in Pike County, Ohio in 1900, then mounted and given buttons for eyes. The last surviving passenger pigeon, "Martha," died on Sept. 1, 1914 ...

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  10. Three Hurt in Pike CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle injury crash that occurred on State Route 32 at Germany Road in Pike County. A car driven by 19-year-old Miranda Lewis of Piketon was traveling east on State Route 32. A car driven by 35-year-old Leslie McGuin of Piketon was traveling West when McGuin failed to yield on a left turn and was struck by Lewis.

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  11. More Than A Foot Of Snow In Pike County Has Residents Begging For A BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | WBNS

    Wallace was doing all he could to remove more the snow from his gun shop parking lot in the eastern Pike County village. "It's everywhere, and there's only so much you can do," he said.

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  12. Waverly Council Considers BMV License Fee ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... compliance with Ohio Revised Code. The other authorized the Mayor and Auditor to enter into a contract with the Pike County Engineer's Road Sealing Program to help the village maintain its roadways.

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  13. Temperatures plummet across central OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... for Monday. The Huntingon Local School District in Ross County and the Scioto Valley and Waverly districts in Pike County have canceled school for Monday. The following school districts will be on two hour delays: Federal Hocking Local in Athens ...

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  14. Murder conviction upheld in Pike County caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Pocono Record

    The Pennsylvania Superior Court has upheld the conviction and life sentence of Joseph Atwell for his involvement in the 2007 Pike County kidnapping and murder of Norman Domenech of Harrisburg. Atwell was pursuing a Post Conviction Relief Act petition, claiming he is entitled to a new trial due to errors by his lawyer.

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  15. Two Injured in SR 124 CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle injury crash that occurred on State Route 124 near Spicy Run Road in Pike County. A car driven by 19-year-old Christopher Browning of Peebles was traveling east on Route 124.

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  16. Couple Arrested for Child AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    Two people have been arrested following an investigation into child abuse. Waverly Police say they and Pike County Children's Services were following up on a complaint involving an 8-year-old child and arrested the parents, 46-year-old Charles E. Coleman and 32-year-old Jennifer L. Coleman.

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  17. DA formally seeks death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    Tonkin submitted a notice to the Pike County Court of Common Pleas on Tuesday that will allow him to seek the death penalty. Frein is expected to plead not guilty on Thursday to charges that he ambushed a state police barracks in Blooming Grove on Sept.

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  18. One Hurt in Two-Car Crash in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    A two vehicle injury crash occurred Sunday afternoon on State Route 772 near Buchanan Road in Pike County. A vehicle driven by 70-year-old James D. James of Malongton, Kentucky was traveling westbound when it was struck by a car driven by 40-year-old Anthony W. Finley of Waverly, who drove left of center while traveling eastbound on SR 772.

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  19. Drama Planned For CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    As a part of Pike County's celebration of its 200th birthday, a series of live dramas are being planned.

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  20. Multiple Crashes in Ross CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... t Valley and Clinton roads, as well as a two-vehicle crash on US 23 north, south of Scioto Trails, near the Ross/Pike County line.

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