The flag-draped coffin of U.S. Army veteran Justin Richmond is unloaded on Wednesday after a procession from the Greater Cincinnati Airport to Adams County.

Hundreds gather to welcome a fallen veteran home

  Family overwhelmed with community response -  By Patricia Beech -  When U.S. Army veteran Justin Richmond left his home in Manchester four months ago, he was pursuing his dream to serve others. He wanted to help his fellow veterans – the men and women who wear the scars of battle on

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The recent string of frigid cold that swept most of this part of the country brought on increased energy demands.

Polar Vortex 2.0 sends temperatures plummeting

  FERC says no to Energy Department plan to subsidize coal, nuclear plants -  By Patricia Beech -  Will the Polar Vortex of 2018 force utility companies to reconsider dumping coal in favor of natural gas and green energy? Bloomberg News last week reported that the nation's power grid was

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An explosion in this section of the Killen Power Station on Sunday afternoon did not injure any personnel, according to DP&L.

Transformer explosion at Killen Station

  Manchester fire department called to help fight blaze -  By Patricia Beech -  Firefighters on Sunday afternoon were called to the Killen Power Station in Manchester after one of the facility's three main transformers exploded igniting a fire. According to DP&L spokesperson, Maryann

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BREAKING NEWS: Lady Devils grab share of first place in SHAC

  There is now a three-way tie for first place in the girls big school division of the Southern Hills Athletic Conference after the North Adams Lady Devils pulled out an exciting come from behind 44-43 win over the Eastern Lady Warriors on Thursday night.  Combined with the Lynchburg-Clay

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Snow days = Long days for local AD’s

  Rescheduling cancelled games no simple task -  By Mark Carpenter -  It’s the phone call that sends children and teachers into somersaults of joy, but brings yet another frown to the face of anyone who serves as a high school Athletic Director.  That phone call announcing yet another

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Saturday, Jan. 20 is the date for the 2018 Coach Dave Young Classic, honoring the late legendary coach of the Green Devils.  A full day of hoops action, all for one price, awaits local fans, with five Adams County varsity teams in action.

Coach Young Classic comes to NAHS Jan. 20

  Five Adams County teams in action -  By Mark Carpenter -  A full day of hardwood excitement is in store on Saturday, Jan. 20 as the fifth annual Coach Young Classic comes again to North Adams High School. This year’s Young Classic will features some of the top high school basketball

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