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

    Sunday Feb 22 | 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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  2. Murder conviction upheld in Pike County caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | 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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  3. Two Injured in SR 124 CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | 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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  4. Couple Arrested for Child AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | 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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  5. DA formally seeks death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | 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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  6. One Hurt in Two-Car Crash in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | 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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  7. Drama Planned For CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | 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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  8. Multiple Crashes in Ross CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | 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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  9. Pike County district attorney wants death for Eric FreinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WFMZ

    Frein will be arraigned on a dozen charges against him, including first degree murder and murder of a law enforcement officer, at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Pike County Court of Common Pleas in Milford, Pike County. It is expected that Frein's court appearance will be by video link from the Pike County Correctional Facility, where he has been interred since his capture on Oct. 31, following a massive manhunt that lasted 48 days.

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  10. Eric Frein pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Pike County Courier

    Frein pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges that he ambushed a state police barracks in Blooming Grove on Sept. 12. Frein appeared via video link from the Pike County Correctional Facility to the Pike County Court of Common Pleas.

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  11. PA shooter pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Township Journal

    Eric Frein is escorted out of Pike County Court in Milford earlier this month after a preliminary hearing where he was ordered to stand trial in the shootings of two state troopers. Frein pleaded not guilty on Thursday via video link from Pike County Correctional Facility.

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  12. PA shooter pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Sparta Independent

    Eric Frein is escorted out of Pike County Court in Milford earlier this month after a preliminary hearing where he was ordered to stand trial in the shootings of two state troopers. Frein pleaded not guilty on Thursday via video link from Pike County Correctional Facility.

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  13. Pike Bicentennial BegunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... the Ohio & Erie Canal, and how it helped the young nation rebound from the War of 1812. She said although Pike County was not populous, the canal connected it to the rest of the country and made it equal to others. She said was drawn to the story of ...

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  14. Pike County man pleads guilty in shooting death of childRead the original story

    Friday Jan 30 | The Times-Tribune

    A Delaware Twp. man pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter Thursday in Pike County Court for the shooting death of his 11-year-old nephew last spring, District Attorney Raymond Tonkin said.

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  15. Former Westfall, Pa., official guilty of intimidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Times Herald-Record

    Former Westfall Township supervisor Lawrence Flansburg and his attorney made no comment Thursday after Flansburg pleaded guilty in Pike County Court to intimidating three people.

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  16. Pike County district attorney wants death for FreinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WFMZ

    Frein will be arraigned on a dozen charges against him -- including murder of the first degree and murder of a law enforcement officer -- at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Pike County Court of Common Pleas in Milford, Pike County. It is expected that Frein's court appearance will be by video link from the Pike County Correctional Facility, where he has been interred since his capture on Oct. 31, following a massive manhunt lasting 48 days.

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  17. Pike County Crash Injures One PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle injury crash Sunday, that sent a Waverly man to the hospital. The patrol states that at 2:20pm, they received a report of a one vehicle injury crash on Wilson Run Road just south of Back Hollow Road.

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  18. Two Injured In Pike County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle injury crash that occurred on State Route 32 near Gravel Washer Road in Pike County. Andrew Burchett, 85 of Lucasville, was traveling eastbound in the westbound lane on SR 32, shortly before 9:00 PM Saturday night, when he struck, Lorne Dingess, 31 of McDermott who was traveling westbound on SR-32.

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  19. AWOL Suspect Nabbed in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    One of two fugitives wanted for questioning in connection with federal indictments on drug-related charges has been taken into custody. The Pike County Sheriff's Office reports 31-year-old Tara L. Glispie was taken into custody Wednesday and was subsequently handed over to Chillicothe Police on a felony warrant for drug-related offenses.

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  20. Friday Crash Victim Succumbs to InjuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    ... a tree. The Chillicothe Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol handled the crash. Assistance was provided by the Pike County Sheriff's Department, Waverly Police, and fire crews from Waverly, Pee Pee Township, and Peeble Township.

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