Attorney General DeWine warns of Summer scams Honoring the fallen Manchester Lions Club helps local student Brodt awarded Riffle Scholarship Robbery suspect dies after hanging himself in Adams County jail CTC Automotive Program receives national accreditation Green Devils finish 2016 with 12 wins and 11 losses Southern Hills Athletic Conference names All-Conference Softball Team for 2016 Margaret A. Williams New twist to IRS scam costing Ohioans thousands Brothers in arms make the ultimate sacrifice for their country Benefit for Drew Reid is this Friday Travel and Visitors Bureau hosts annual cookout Memorial Day Services set for county ‘American Pickers’ coming back to Ohio Summer Reading Program begins June 1 Eagle Scout project helps bring Ohio flag to CTC NASCAR to pay tribute to fallen Manchester soldier in Coca-Cola 600 this weekend Roger D. Boone Lady Indians fall in district semis Hang on, help is on the way Local runners headed to regional track meet The tobacco setter’s “Wheel of Fortune” Robbery suspect hangs himself in Adams County Jail Lillian M. Haddox Phillip L. Sampson Sally J. Hayslip Yockey, Shupert announce engagement Young awarded SCOESC Gifted Scholarship All-County Senior Citizens Day enjoyed by all Health-Related Scholarships awarded for 2016 Rough start dooms Greyhounds in district semi-final defeat “Burro-ing” to the basket WUES hosts first Dragon Run Lynchburg hosts annual SHAC Track Meet CTC student places fourth in state competition Bankrupt, but still a good time Students give back to their community CTC Culinary Class competes in state competition Three softball squads bow out of tourney play Turkey season results are in Counseling Center, Inc. celebrating 20 years in Adams County Clarence Zile, Jr. New ‘Coast to Coast’ Seat Belt Enforcement Effort aims to increase Click It or Ticket Participation, save lives Diane Whitmer Betty J. Newman Meade twins will stay together, signing on to be part of the Rio Grande RedStorm baseball program Doris Cooley Lady Indians are Division IV Sectional Champions Victoria Lynn Trodglen Nancy A. Roush Nicholes Rigdon Everett Steward West Union FFA donated to FHFH Frost fires two-hit gem, Greyhounds capture sectional title with 1-0 win over Green Local teams compete in SHAC Junior High Track Meet at Lynchburg Peebles JV softball squad stands at 6-5 Don’t forget the real boss–Mom Peebles advances with 5-2 tourney win over Western Latham Indians sweep annual County Track Meet Rhonemus honored for 35 years as weather observer “Rebel With a Cross” walking across America The days when westerns ruled the air Adams County Library News Bikers sponsor “Kickstands For Keller” Local students enjoy Ag Day Brush Creek grant gives Adams County tourism a boost Pike County homes relocated to preserve crime scenes Richard McCleese Jr. Attorney General, Pike County Sheriff seek video relevant to murder investigation H. Ruth Davis Randy T. Lawhorn Ralph Sheets Local physician’s death stuns community Bruce Ashley, MD Learn more about Financial Exploitation Risks Our debt demands action Don’t let ticks spoil a day in the woods Interfaith House: Making a difference for those who need it most Real Money, Real World presented at MHS Advice for managing family tech use, prioritizing communication during May Awareness Month Local board members attend training Amy Queen featured in one-woman art show On Senior Night, Green Devils claim a 7-2 win over Manchester Peebles sweeps both titles at annual Adams County JH Track Meet Growing up the right way ACRMC hosting “Books Are Fun” Book Fair Cleo England Kenneth George Fischesser Barbara Smith Local man killed in four-wheeler accident Buckeye Barn Busters receive Community Service Award Adams County Library News MHS students certify in MOS Word Adams Countians honored at Hopewell ceremonies Mother’s Day weekend hike at Davis Memorial State Nature Preserve Applicants needed to vie for 50th Queen of the Adams County Fair WUES to host “Dragon Run” on May 14 We’re all supposed to eat a pound of dirt in our lives Softball, baseball tournament pairings, seedings are announced

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