Marvin Setty Richard G Waldron Grand Marshals selected for West Union Fourth of July Parade Adams County, Maysville Vet team up to save injured dog Michael S Knauff Victor P Price Success builds from the bottom up Finalists named for 2017 Fair Queen Contest William Glenn DeWine, Reader Call For Tips in Rhoden Murder Investigation MHS principal to take superintendent post Peebles Skate Park now a reality 2017-18 Fur and Feather Ambassadors named Caley Grooms is Cattlemen’s Beef Ambassador Dr. Mueller leaving Health Department’s free clinic Hourglass Quilt Barn returning to Adams County Lung, Thornburg are First Team All-District selections North Adams hosts annual Boys Basketball Camps Walk-off winner Wanda Hill George D Johnson Life can be a juggling act My favorite thing to do on the farm Wolves in Adams County! Ronald L Wedmore Three lessons from Dad Donald D Morgan Wenstrup uninjured in Virginia shooting Portman staff to hold grant funding workshop Raymond E Applegate Keeping the Peebles tradition alive Back on the hardwood, local hoops squads compete in Monday Night League Seven county athletes recognized as All-SHAC Baseball honorees Stepping to the podium Lady Hounds host Youth Volleyball Camp Senior Profile: Bryan Young Junior Deputy Boot Camps kick off in Manchester Hayes pleads “not guilty” to 109 counts Six-year-old girl finds long-lost class ring Jefferson Alumni awards annual scholarships Paul Tate Jr Marcus I Cox Jewell Gill James M Hill Jr Jeffrey S Jones Samuel A Disher Jack Sterling BREAKING NEWS: Parents face charges after son overdoses on opiate License Hikes and Tall Turkey Tales Danger under every rock Reigning Miss Ohio USA will judge 2017 Adams County Fair Queen Pageant Gordley’s hoops career will continue at Mount St. Joseph Russell C Newman Kenneth C Thurman George Uebel Summer Reading Program underway Honor Flight carries local veteran to DC When rescuers become victims Passing the torch, West Union hosts week-long basketball camp for future Dragons SENIOR PROFILE: Sara Knechtly Terry L Powell Willie Shreffler James C Fitzpatrick Senior Profile: Austin Parks Six countians named to All-SHAC Softball squad Lady Indians get summer camp season underway Memorial Day services pay tribute to local veterans WUHS Steel Band will perform at Bogart’s SSCC announces Honors Lists for spring semester Peebles Elementary releases Honor Roll for final nine weeks West Union Elementary announces Honor Roll for fourth nine weeks Back to State! Mom calls daughter “living proof” seat belts save lives Rent-2-Own donation means new soccer scoreboard at WUHS NAHS student selected for Engineering Summer Camp Southern Hills Athletic Conferences honors Spring Sports athletes Senior Profile: Kailyn Boyd Madison Welch receives Riffle Scholarship Junior Achievement Volunteers visit county’s seventh graders Marcella J Abbott James Ratliff Gladys Davitz Harry G Shupert Memories on Memorial Day A soldier’s story, a family’s grief Thank You for your sacrifice Seaman community honors local veterans with special tribute Former PES teacher dies in tragic accident All County Senior Citizens Day celebrated Parks signs with SSCC Soccer Senior Profile: Lexie Bunn Jessie Rodgers Memorial Day services set for county Truly our greatest generation Bertha Lashley Maia Swartz Jessie Rodgers Errors spell the end of Devils’ baseball season Senior Profile: Carry Hayslip Lady Hounds’ season ends with tourney loss to Paint Valley


Grand Marshals selected for West Union Fourth of July Parade

The West Union Lion's Club is pleased to announce the selection of Gary McClellan and Bonnie Harover as the Grand Marshal's for the annual Independence Day Parade in West Union. "Throughout their lives, Gary and Bonnie have generously contributed to the community and we are pleased to recognize t

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Adams County, Maysville Vet team up to save injured dog

On June 14,the Adams County Dog and Kennel Department responded to a situation in which a stray dog had been hit by a car on Virginia Street in Peebles. The dog, a 30-pound black and white pit bull mix, did not have identification and a chip scan yielded no microchip. Due to the severity of the an

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The 2017 Adams County Junior Fair Queen finalists include, from left, McKayla Raines, Veronica Day, Madison Siders, McKayla Smith, and Kelsea Hamilton.

Finalists named for 2017 Fair Queen Contest

The five finalists have been selected to compete for the title of 2017 Adams County Junior Fair Queen. These five young ladies will ride in the Fair Parade on Sunday afternoon, July 9, beginning at 3 p.m. Final interviews, judging, and the announcement of the 2017 queen and her court will take pla

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Hitting .422 on the season, North Adams junior Bryant Lung was named First Team All-District by the District 14 Coaches Association.

Lung, Thornburg are First Team All-District selections

Story and photos by Mark Carpenter -  Rewarded for their outstanding 2017 seasons, two local players have been named to the District 14 Coaches First Team All-District squad, North Adams junior Bryant Lung in Division III and Manchester senior Colton Thornburg in Division IV. Lung spent most of

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Pictured here are the campers and staff from the third, fourth, and fifth grade North Adams Boys Basketball Camp.

North Adams hosts annual Boys Basketball Camps

Story and photos by Mark Carpenter -  The month of May was filled with basketball camps at all four Adams County high schools and on May 30 and 31, one of the spotlights belonged to Head Coach Nathan Copas and his Boys Basketball Camps at North Adams High School. Always spirited affairs, this ye

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Peebles’ Brennan Kyle races to first base after his game-winning walk-off single in the bottom of the sixth gave his team a 6-5 win over Manchester.

Walk-off winner

Kyle’s base hit makes Peebles a 6-5 winner -  Story and photos by Mark Carpenter -  There is something pleasant about a nice summer evening at the ball park and that was just what fans got last Thursday night in Peebles. With nearly perfect baseball weather, two county squads of what was for

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