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    Looking for nod from Democrats


    John Sheil is many things, an atto...

    Sheil runs for congressional seat

    Looking for nod from Democrats


    John Sheil is many things, an attorney, a musician, a father, and a financial analyst.

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    The Wilson Children's Home h...

    Easter bunny visits Wilson Children's Home

    The Wilson Children's Home had a tremendous turn-out at their 22nd Annual Egg Hunt Saturday April 19. Last year there were around 400...

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    A large group turned out for the B...

    Hoff Benefit puts on a great show

    A large group turned out for the Benefit Concert for Elford “Ford” and Maggie Hoff last Thursday at the West Union High School.

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    'Shrek the Musical' coming to WUHS

    West Union High School Performing Arts will be presenting their 28th performance on 7 p.m. April 25 and 26 and May 2 and 3. They are taking Shrek...

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    School board meeting opens with groundbreaking


    Manchester Local School Board prec...

    Manchester Local breaks ground on new athletic complex

    School board meeting opens with groundbreaking


    Manchester Local School Board preceded their meeting with a ground breaking ceremony for the $4.2 million athletic complex on Wednesday, April 9.

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    Jordan D. Young, 23, was driving s...

    Man flips car in fatal accident

    Jordan D. Young, 23, was driving southbound on State Route 136 during the early morning hours of Thursday, April 10, when he lost control of his...

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    Adams County shows off its talent

    The Adams County Christian School hosted the second annual “Adams County's Got Talent” show to benefit the American Cancer...

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    Suspect apprehended in West Union


    What began as a routine traffic st...

    Manchester traffic stop leads to manhunt

    Suspect apprehended in West Union


    What began as a routine traffic stop outside of Manchester ended with three arrests in West Union on Saturday, April 5.

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    Hannah joins Defender staff

    Paul Hannah III has been hired by The People's Defender as a content provider for the newspaper.

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    Johnson, Uecker also give updates


    It was a packed house last Thursda...

    Lt. Governor speaks at County Republican dinner

    Johnson, Uecker also give updates


    It was a packed house last Thursday night at the Seraphim Ranch that greeted Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor and many other state and local...

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  • All-County Art ...

    A tour de force of talent was on d...

    All-County Art and Music Festival againe entertains crowd

    A tour de force of talent was on display at the All-County Arts Festival on March 26 at the West Union High School. This festival, held annually...

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    The Adams County Ohio Valley Schoo...

    ACOVSD recognizes West Union cheerleaders and coaches

    The Adams County Ohio Valley School District Board of Education met on Thursday, March 27 for their regular meeting at the Ohio Valley Career and...

  • Richards makes ...

    Hopes to go from farmers’ markets to seat in Washington


    The Democratic Primary for US Repr...

    Richards makes run for Congress

    Hopes to go from farmers’ markets to seat in Washington


    The Democratic Primary for US Representative is a crowded one. Ronny Richards hopes he is the one that emerges from that crowd to take on...

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Girls are helping with spring cleaning

It’s already Thursday, the deadline for me to get this column out in the mail. This week our five children are home on spring break. The...

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Celebrate Arbor Day by planting a tree

The Panhandlers Homemakers would like to thank everyone for coming to their “Christmas In April” quilt show. They ask for you to come...

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Two boys, two dreams

One of the great things about being young is the ability to dream. Dream about your future, dream about the next week, next month, next year in...

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