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  1. Charles Reader Appointed Acting Pike SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    Pike County has a new sheriff. Pike County Commissioners appointed Charles Reader as the interim sheriff, Friday, following the resignation of Richard Henderson, who accepted a security position with the Piketon A-plant.

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  2. County projects ranked in OVRDC caucus meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People's Defender

    ... Specialist Jessica Purdon believes that only two of the three Adams County projects will receive funding while Pike County's one project will as well. "I think it is likely Adams County will get two projects [funded] and Pike will get their one," ...

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  3. Friday Morning Drug Raid in ChillicotheRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    ... ty. Brenda Tackett was charged with permitting drug abuse, while Steven Schittell was arrested on a warrant from Pike County.

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  4. Lucasville Woman Hurt in Pike AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    One person was hurt in a 4:30pm crash on State Route 32 at State Route 220 in Pike County, Wednesday. Preliminary investigation indicates that 47-year-old Mista Sloas of Lucasville was traveling southbound on Route 220 when she pulled into the intersection of Route 32 and was struck by a semi-truck traveling eastbound on SR 32, driven by 61-year-old Homer Charles of Sabina.

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  5. Pike Sheriff ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    Pike County Sheriff Richard Henderson is leaving his elected office, to take a job in security at the Piketon A-Plant.

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  6. Sabina Trucker Not Hurt in Pike County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WCHO-FM Washington Court House

    One person was hurt in a Pike County crash that involved a Sabina Ohio trucker, Wednesday. Preliminary investigation indicates that 47-year-old Mista Sloas of Lucasville was traveling southbound on Route 220 when she pulled into the intersection of Route 32 and was stuck by a semi-truck traveling eastbound on 32, driven by 61-year-old Homer Charles of Sabina.

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  7. Olde Time Family Gatherin'Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    To commemorate this bicentennial year, residents and visitors are invited to join in a series of events being organized by the Pike County Bicentennial Project. While the official opening ceremonies and a Civil War Ball have become the first of many treasured memories, more is on the horizon.

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  8. Frein's lawyers withdraw change of venue requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Times Herald-Record

    Attorneys for Eric Frein have withdrawn their request to have his trial moved out of Pike County, according to a press release from Pike District Attorney Ray Tonkin.

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  9. Pike Celebration Comes to BeaverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    ... Ohio Village Muffins, and Lady Diamonds from the Ohio History Center playing 1800's style baseball against the Pike County "All-Stars". Bring a picnic lunch or purchase a meal from our many vendors and watch this old time baseball game. Lady ...

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  10. Frein's attorneys ask for venue changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Pike County Courier

    Frein's attorneys, William Ruzzo and Michael Weinstein, say campaign mailers from Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin depict Frein as a murderer, has removed "the cloak of innocence from the Defendant the burden of proof from the prosecution." The defense attorneys are also seeking an injunction against Tonkin, to prevent him from making further statements about Frein as his campaign continues.

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  11. Pike will keep bail posted for convicted killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Pike County Courier

    - Pike County will keep the $125,000 bail posted in 2007 for Justin Culver, District Attorney Ray Tonkin announced on April 22. Professional bondsmen posted bail for Culver in two cases, a burglary and an alleged assault. While Culver was released on ...

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  12. 2 Hurt in Jasper Road Mishap in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WCHI-AM Chillicothe

    A one vehicle injury crash on Jasper Road in Pike County, injured two people Monday night. 35-year-old Crystal J. Howard of Piketon was driving a vehicle eastbound on Jasper Road, when she went off the right side of the roadway and struck a telephone pole.

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  13. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    COMING FRIDAY: 7:10am, Johan Norberg's Power to the People documentary; 7:50am, Broadcast Journalist Paula Rizzo; 8:10am, Dennis Foreman talks Pike County Dogwood Festival; 8:40am, The Sounding Board: State Lawmakers Bob Peterson and Gary Shearer Power of the Purse to Benefit Red Cross Misty Tuttle and Elizabeth Camponeschi say May 1st is the biggest fund raiser of the year for the Scioto Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross. The second annual Power of the Purse features fashion designer purses, many containing vacation packages, gift packs and game tickets up for auction.

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  14. Federal convict to be tried on Pike County child sex abuse charges Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Pocono Record

    Already serving 25 years in federal prison for producing child pornography, a former Dingmans Ferry man will be tried in Pike County Court on 69 counts of sexually abusing his child porn victims, one of whom is autistic. Michael Bonsignore, 48, lost on his state Supreme Court appeal petition, in which he stated double jeopardy exempts him from being tried in the sex abuse case since it's connected with the same victims to the child porn case, said the Pike County District Attorney's Office.

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  15. Pike County awarded $125G forfeitureRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Times-Tribune

    Professional bail bondsmen posted the $125,000 bail on behalf of Justin Culver in two cases, a burglary and an alleged assault, Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced Wednesday. While Mr. Culver was out on bail, he, Marquis Keeys and Cameron Harinarain committed a home invasion and murder of a Saw Creek man, Barry Rose.

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  16. James Gilbert completes judicial clerkshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    From left: Attorney Kelly Gaughan, Pike Coounty Bar Association officer; Hon. Gregory Chelak, Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge; Judicial Law Clerk James J. Gilbert, Esq.; President Judge Joseph F. Kameen, Pike County Court of Common Pleas; Court Administrator Samantha Venditti, Esq.; James Baron, Esq., Pike County Bar Association Treasurer, and Elizabeth Erickson Kameen, Esq., Pike County Bar Association President.

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  17. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    Two people were taken to separate hospitals in Columbus and Waverly following a two-vehicle crash on State Route 32 in Pike County, Tuesday. According to the Chillicothe Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Katlin Smalley, 21, of Beaver, was traveling northwest on State Route 32 around 3:30 p.m. when her Chevrolet Cruze struck a Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Zachary Hoover, 22, of Beaver, that had failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of Route 32 and Coal Dock Road.

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  18. Small Business Classes OfferedRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    The Business Development Program of the Community Action Committee of Pike County in cooperation with the Pike County Career Technology Center, and the OSU Small Business Development Center has scheduled classes for starting your own business. "Self-Employment: From Dream to Reality!" will begin Tuesday, April 14th, 2015, and will meet on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., through Thursday, May 14th, 2015, at the Community Action Committee of Pike County, 941 Market Street, Piketon.

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  19. Two in Pike sentenced to state prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Two people were sentenced Monday in Pike County Court to state prison, said the Pike County District Attorney's Office. Jason Williams Kolody, 34, of Canadensis, was sentenced to a year and three months to three years for selling heroin to an undercover agent in July 2012.

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  20. A Longing HeartbeatRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    "A Longing Heartbeat" directed by Deven Atkinson and written by Delmar Burkitt will be performed on April 10 and April 11 at 7:30pm at the Waverly HS auditorium. It's part 1 of a historical drama in celebration of the Bicentennial of Pike County.

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