Manchester grad enjoys a “Super” Experience Taking Adams County patriotism to the state capitol John P Sininger Jo Ann Hayslip Harvey U Schrock Eunice G. Burgess Senior Profile: Kaulen St Michael Cox Racing returns to Brushcreek on April 2 Southern Hills Athletic Conference holds Winter Sports Awards ceremony Adams County provides multiple walking venues Adams County parks are tobacco-free Rhoads Memorial 5K Run/Walk is April 9 Peebles Elem. Staff of the Month Floyd E Maddy Raymond A Holt Derrick Poe Spencer E McFarland Mintie F Rogers Roberta Eylar Big Time Wrestling coming to NAHS Carl Tomlin CTC students help with storm clean-up Opening the door for high-tech jobs Jack R Slyger Thomas Stratton Jr Eastern Lady Warriors headed to Final Four Senior Profile: Logan Rogers Southern Hills Athletic Conference names 2016-17 All-Conference Basketball Teams Winchester PD continues assault on drugs Alonso joins Defender staff Sheriff to set up outpost in Manchester Johnson named OEDA Membership Chairperson Sherman E Young Ruth Jackman ‘Kitten Season’ comes to Ohio Manchester Council votes to disband PD Olde Wayside Inn under new management Two overdose on heroin Senior Profile: Ethan Parrett Adams/Brown Youth League holds postseason tourney Three nights of pain Furious rally falls short, Lady Devils again eliminated in Div. III district finals, 45-42 Oscar Moore Barbara J Finnegan Ohio Senate and House honor Miss Ohio USA Michael Eldridge Frances Towner Thelma R Williamson BREAKING NEWS: Manchester council votes to eliminate police department Before all dogs go to heaven Adaptive Bikes delivered in Adams County Adams County Junior Fair Market Hog Identification plans announced for 2017 Local couple takes ownership of two local businesses Jo Hanson to retire after nearly 50 years in banking Sierra Club, hero or villain? Greyhounds, Devils are runners-up in SHAC Tournaments Harold L Purdin Senior Profile: Jacob Wickerham 98-year old author publishes first book Early March storm packs destructive punch Jeeps rally in second half to end the Peebles season How about some post season awards? Thanks for all the great sports coverage PHS Principal hopes to expand students’ world view When spring becomes a promise Greg Lorenz Clay shoots the lights out, shoots down Greyhounds’ season Senior Profile: Savannah McFarland Devils put up a good fight, but fall to Portsmouth in sectional final, 50-43 Second half comeback sends Lady Devils to district finals for third straight year Butts honored by Southeast District Athletic Board North Adams Elementary holds Random Acts of Kindness Week Chester W Eyre BREAKING NEWS: March makes its entrance with force WUES kicks off Right to Read Week with guest readers WUHS students see Aronoff show on the life of Edgar Allan Poe Local high school seniors winners of Wendy’s Heisman Awards The emotions of a senior year Market Hog Clinic scheduled for March 4 Venture Hawks fall to Scioto County Senior Profile : Colton Thornburg Lady Dragons’ season ends with sectional loss to Lynchburg Devils advance in tourney with convincing win over West Union, will face Portsmouth for sectional title Wenstrup selected as Vice Chairman of House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee Adams County 4-H Shooting Sports to hold fund raiser Linda M Howland Nellie B Hayslip Russell E Bailey Gladys M Perdue Commissioners meet in Columbus with DP&L CEO Tom Raga Missing the Dirtrollers The farms that aren’t forgotten Flora Hilderbran Commissioners to meet with DP&L officials New state graduation requirements called a ‘train wreck’ Catching up with Keller Senior Profile: Justin Knechtly Piketon size is too much for Lady Indians, Peebles falls in sectional finals Greyhounds grab Senior Night win Indians finish regular season riding six-game winning streak

Volleyball on display at SHAC Preview

The 2015 Southern Hills Athletic Conference volleyball teams were on display Friday night at North Adams High School as teams played two sets each in the now annual SHAC PreviewN ight.

Eastern and Fairfield took to the court first and Eastern dominated the first set, winning 22-8. But the Lions responded in a big way during the second set clawing out a 22-20 win to split the sets.

The next series saw Peebles narrowly take the first set against White Oak but in similar fashion to Eastern, fell in the second set 22-18.

Fayetteville took care of Ripley without breaking much of a sweat, winning both sets comfortably in the third set of games.

Fans were treated to an even matchup in the fourth round of games when West Union took on Manchester. The Greyhounds took the first set 22-16 and while the second set was close most of the way, the Dragons came away with a 22-16 victory in the second set.

In the nightcap, North Adams took care of Lynchburg Clay in straight sets to conclude the preview on their home court.

Reach Charles Grove at 937-544-2391 or cgrove@civitasmedia.com

Here, members of the Peebles team set up for their attack against White Oak.
http://www.peoplesdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/web1_IMG_8299.jpgHere, members of the Peebles team set up for their attack against White Oak. Photos by Charles Grove | People’s Defender

A West Union Lady Dragon is able to get her spike over the reach of two Manchester defenders.
http://www.peoplesdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/web1_IMG_8395.jpgA West Union Lady Dragon is able to get her spike over the reach of two Manchester defenders. Photos by Charles Grove | People’s Defender

A Lynchburg Clay spike being blocked by two defenders for North Adams.
http://www.peoplesdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/web1_IMG_8415.jpgA Lynchburg Clay spike being blocked by two defenders for North Adams. Photos by Charles Grove | People’s Defender
North Adams plays host

By Charles Grove

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