Naomi L Foster Rosemary Staggs Phyllis J Anderson June V Horn Heather L McDaniel George E Copher Cathy Unger West Union goes 3-0 with win over Southern Buckeye Senior Profile: Adam Fulton Lady Indians down Manchester in three sets Lady Dragons roll to 2017 County Cup Gregory L Scott Della M Shoemaker Ohio Outdoors – 2017 After long trek, Greyhounds pick up win number one, 42-6 over Hannan Senior Profile: Noah Lung Rematch goes to North Adams, SHAC winning streak moves to 56 straight Experience rules, Monday Night Football goes to West Union 59-12 Kathy Copas Hughes honors her father’s legacy AEP hosts Family Day Peggy McCarty James A Paul II Joseph F Sarbell Victor L Clifford Joseph F Sarbell Winchester- How an interstate highway changed the face of one small town Facebook – a growing marketplace for local entrepreneurs When kids know best Giving some love to those dog days Junior Fair BBQ again a big success Beulah B James Senior Profile: Josie Myers Lady Indians place second at Ohio Classic in Hillsboro MVCA dominates Greyhounds in 45-0 triumph For Lady Devils, SHAC streak goes to 55 matches 9/11: Sixteen years later Gertrude Gibson Defender Bowl coming Sept. 16 Joyce A Walker Virginia R Young Senior Profile: Abby Campton West Union hosts 2017 Dragon Run New gridiron history begins for Peebles Trout, fire, and blueberry fields forever Senior Profile: Baylee Justice Lady Devils win SHAC thriller at Eastern Brown From Blue Creek to the Beaneaters Tough loss for Greyhounds in season opener Turning tragedy into hope What we learn from failure Absolutely had to get the wrinkles out Frances S Kidder Leo Trotter 41st Bentonville Festival set to begin Sept. 8 Winchester celebrates its history during three-day street fair Cruisefest returning to streets of Peebles Blue Creek- a community in transition honors its history and heritage Cuteness Galore – Winchester Homecoming Festival Baby Show Ronnie L Day Cast your vote for the Adams County Fairgrounds Nelson E Atkinson Ryan L Colvin Richard Tackett William L Tadlock Penny Pollard Wendell Beasley West Union soccer drops pair at Mason County Lady Indians go down in straight sets Senior Profile: Michael Gill Senior Profile: Katie Sandlin Royals dominate in big win over North Adams Dragons continue County Cup domination Archaeology Day returns to Serpent Mound Hourglass Quilt Square is back up again Manchester family hosts International Guests History, farming, and family- the bedrock of Cherry Fork’s community Bus drivers, emergency responders prepare for coming school year Working up a real good sweat What’s behind the motive? Rondal R Bailey Jr Thelma J Yates She’s all grown up now Scott A Yeager Soccer talent on display at 2017 SHAC preview Baseball community mourns the loss of Gene Bennett Winchester Homecoming Festival is Aug 25-27 Eleanor P Tumbleson Felicity man killed in Ohio River boating accident WUHS golfers take Portsmouth Invitational It was pretty cold that day Volleyball kicks off with SHAC Preview Night Young awarded Women’s Western Golf Foundation Scholarship One Mistake Senator Portman visits GE Test Facility in Peebles Adams County school districts facing some major challenges for the coming year Family, friends, and roots: the ties that bind residents of one Adams County village What is your strength? Just the chance to take a look back Ronnie L Wolford Dale J Marshall


Cathy Copas Hughes, daughter of country singer “Cowboy Copas” of Blue Creek, was a special guest and even performed a few songs at the Aug. 27 Memorial Concert

Kathy Copas Hughes honors her father's legacy

  Daughter of late country music legend makes surprise visit to memorial concert -  By Patricia Beech -  Fans of old style country music who gathered at the village Community Center in Blue Creek for the ninth annual Cowboy Copas Memorial Concert on Aug. 27 were in for a special treat wh

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On a warm AEP Family Day, water balloons were a welcome sight for the young people, and this young lady certainly seems to be enjoying hers

AEP hosts Family Day

  Bringing families together for a day of fun raises safety awareness -  Story and photos by Patricia Beech -  Thousands of America's utility line workers packed their bags and headed south in the days after Hurricane Harvey dumped a trillion gallons of rain on the Lone Star state's east

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Winchester- How an interstate highway changed the face of one small town

  By Patricia Beech -  "When I graduated from high school I said that I was going to leave this town and never come back. My aspiration was to go to the big city and make a million," Diane Lewis smiles as she recalls the ambitions of her youth. "It didn't take me long to realize that this

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Pictured above are the top six golfers in last Friday’s girls Adams County Cup, all of whom achieved All-County recognition for their finishes.  From left, DeAnna Caraway (WUHS), Nicole Burns (PHS), Lindsey Daniel (WUHS), Alex Clark (WUHS), Lucy Kersey (WUHS), and Brooklyn Tolle (NAHS).

Lady Dragons roll to 2017 County Cup

  Caraway’s one-under leads West Union -  By Mark Carpenter -  The Adams County Country Club golf course was the site on Friday, Sept. 8 of the 2017 Girls Adams County Cup, a nine-hole tournament featuring the squads from West Union, Peebles, and North Adams. In all, 20 young ladies co

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In the trip to West Virginia last weekend, it was a big night for the Manchester offensive line as they manhandled the Hannan defense while their skill players racked up nearly 300 yards rushing in a 42-6 Greyhound victory, their first of the 2017 campaign.

After long trek, Greyhounds pick up win number one, 42-6 over Hannan

  271 rushing yards lead to Manchester road victory -  Story by Mark Carpenter - Photos by John Sowards - It took nearly seven hours of bus riding for the Manchester Greyhounds on Friday, Sept.8, but the long trek was well worth it as they came back with their first win of 2017. The Houn

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Rematch goes to North Adams, SHAC winning streak moves to 56 straight

  Second time in six days, Lady Devils take out Eastern Brown in four sets -  Story and photos by Mark Carpenter -  The 2017 Southern Hills Athletic Conference volleyball schedule saw two of the top teams in the conference's big division matched up with each other twice in six days. On A

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