People's Defender- RSS Feed Wed, 1 Apr 2015 02:07:41 EST 1800 (No heading) The Appalachian Hope Van will be celebrating 20 years of serving the residents of Adams County on April 27. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:51:33 EST Counseling Center moves in An old face is in a new place now as the Adams County Counseling Center has recently moved to a new location at 210 N. Wilson Drive in West Union, site of the old Adams County Hospital. An official ribbon cutting with officials of the Center was held... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:01:33 EST CTC students headed to state competition Ohio Valley Career and Technical Center instructor Roy Cooper has proudly announced that three of his machine shop students, Mariah Stricklett, Aron Smalley, and Maria Hall, will be advancing to state competitions in their particular area of... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:16:32 EST Indians win baseball opener A chill was in the air but baseball was on the field as the West Union Dragons hosted the Peebles Indians in the regular season opener for both county squads on Saturday, March 28. Temperatures at game time hovered around the 35 degree mark and the... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:01:36 EST Locals in District 14 All Star Game It was a showcase night for senior girls and boys basketball players from all over southeastern Ohio as Eastern Pike High School played host to the OHSBCA District 14 All Star Game on March 24. It was not a night for tight defense or offensive... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:01:34 EST C-103 All Star Game is Apr. 2 For the 32nd consecutive season, C-103 Radio will sponsor the Senior All-Star Game, showcasing the senior basketball players from the Southern Hills Athletic Conference one final time. This year's games will be played at North Adams High School... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:01:33 EST AP names All-District teams The Associated Press media panel recently announced the Southeast District Boys and Girls All-District Teams. and once again, the schools from Adams County are well represented. In Division III and IV, 19 boys and girls student/athletes from the four... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:01:31 EST CTC student wins NKU scholarship Abigail Carroll, a student at the Ohio Valley Career and Technical Center, was recently awarded a full ride scholarship to Northern Kentucky University on the basis of her body of academic work, impressive ACT scores, and an essay she wrote , titled... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:21:32 EST Lady Hounds drop opener It was a tough opening day for new head coach John Kennedy and his Manchester Lady Hounds softball squad as they hit the road for their initial outing, traveling to face the Portsmouth Clay Lady Panthers. The Lady Hounds suffered from some first-game... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:06:33 EST Greyhounds fall in season opener at Clay A pretty nice spring day greeted Coach Kyle Brewer and his Manchester Greyhounds as they opened their 2015 spring campaign on the road at Portsmouth Clay on Monday, March 30. The nice day didn't translate into a nice afternoon of baseball for... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:46:31 EST Justice honored by SHAC At the March 22 Southern Hills Athletic Conference Winter Sports Awards, Peebles senior Beau Justice was honored for becoming the conference's all-time leading scorer, boys or girls, as he finished his high school career with 2,370 points. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:01:34 EST ANNOUNCEMENTS Genealogical Society to meet Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:01:33 EST Keillor brings unique show to SSU stage By Frank Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:31:33 EST Farm Bureau scholarship deadline approaching The deadline to submit an application for one of the five $500 scholarships being offered by the Adams County Farm Bureau is 4 p.m., Tuesday, March 31. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:16:36 EST Commissioner’s journal The Board of Adams County Commissioners met in regular session on March 9, with all three commissioners present: Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, and Paul Worley. Clerk Becky Brodt was also present. The meeting was opened with prayer... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:56:31 EST Adams County Common Pleas cases Civil CasesLVNV Funding LLC vs. Kenneth Stephens, Action: Judgment.Midland Funding De, LLC vs. Shoyna Ollendick, Action: Judgment.LVNV Funding LLC vs. Timothy Gordley, Action: Judgment. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:31:31 EST School menus ACOV District-Wide BreakfastDaily fruit choice: Fresh fruit, canned fruit, 100 percent fruit juice. Students must take a fruit choice to receive free breakfast. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:11:33 EST (No heading) Criminal Division Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:11:32 EST TSC has successful FFA Scholarship drive BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tractor Supply Company and the National FFA Foundation report another year growth for their third annual Growing Scholars program. From February 20 to March 1, Tractor Supply customers across the country donated $563,482, an... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:01:34 EST Dragons net second place trophy The West Union Dragons varsity boys basketball squad was awarded the second place trophy in the big school division of the Southern Hills Athletic Conference at the conference Winter Sports Awards on March 22 at Eastern High School. The Dragons... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:16:32 EST