Lady Indians go down in straight sets to Valley in sectional play Manchester hosts the inaugural Southern Ohio Cheer Challenge NAHS girls claim soccer sectional title Seas siblings are SHAC Cross-Country champions Lady Devils will collect fourth consecutive SHAC gold ball trophy Lady Hounds ousted in sectional tourney opener Peebles Lions Club holding Thanksgiving fund raiser FFA Fruit sales have begun, run until Nov. 18 Historical marker is repaired PES will present ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Eagle Creek Health and Rehabilitation Center Open House showcases new unit PES teacher honored by ACOVSD Board Friends of North Adams Library dedicate new brick Veterans Memorial Senior Profile: Landon Wright Geneva E Vogler Susan L Kremin Local golf teams complete play at state tournament Lady Dragons make school history with tournament win Browning gets hands-on look at NASA’s latest robotics Local beautician celebrates 80th birthday Health Department appeals to November voters Betty R Toller Senior Profile: Craig Horton Helen F Hoffer Super Saturday at Freedom Field Lady Dragons hang on for five-set victory over Manchester Seventh Grade Lady Hounds are SHAC Tournament champions Peebles Elementary announces September Students of the Month Rideout’s Muffler celebrating 40th anniversary this month Senior Citizens levy will appear on November ballot Bonnie J Orr Dorothy M Edenfield Senior Profile: Grace Barge Jerry Paquette Dragons get big 38-20 win at Green Manchester takes varsity team titles at West Union Invitational Lady Devils knock off Peebles on Volley For the Cure Night Manhunt ends with arrest of alleged bank robber Senior Profile: Kelsey Friend Lady Dragons finish as District Runners-Up Sectional pairings announced for volleyball and soccer 2 and 3 and worried is me Patricia Clift Adams County Humane Agent saves abandoned dogs and puppies Tourism had major economic impact on Adams County in 2015 Senator Portman brings his campaign to Adams County Betty E Lawson Sanborn NAHS holds National Honor Society induction ceremonies Harlan W Benjamin Joyce A Lafferty Senior Profile: Lee Hesler Dragons get SHAC win, 2-1 over Fairfield North Adams tops Peebles in ‘Kickin Cancer’ battles Double duty coming at Boys’ State Golf Tournament as West Union and North Adams both qualify Humane Society providing ‘Straws For Paws’ North Adams Elementary honors students and staff Russell Rockwell Julie L Wagner Hobert C Robinson Samuel D McClellan Brenda S Bare Clarencce Walker Jr Dolly M Hilterbrandt Jack Roush Day returns to Manchester West Union FFA has busy opening to school year ODOT opens new full-service Maintenance Facility Peebles Elementary introduces Peer Mentoring program Frost is recipient of Morgan Memorial Scholarship Peebles Fire Department has a new addition Heritage Days return to Tranquility Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Fair and Harvest Festival begins Friday Caraway Farm hosts annual Pumpkin Festival ‘Run Gio’ makes a visit to Adams County Senior Profile: Mackenzie Smith West Union, North Adams grab top two spots in Division III golf sectional tournament This memory will live with me forever Will M Stern West Union and North Adams-State Bound! Lillian N Smith Betty R Shelton Barbara ER Bohl Brenda Farley Senior Profile: Caitlyn Bradford Dragons roar to 40-0 Homecoming victory Greyhounds take three of four races at annual Adams County Meet Monarch Meadows holds grand opening Discovering a touch of glass on Erie’s Shores Junior L Conaway William B Brumley Sr Fred G Davis Ohio Valley FFA Officers for 2016-17 named ACRMC Emergency Care Center renamed after Dr. Bruce Ashley West Union holds football Homecoming festivities First graders pick the Sheriff Cross honored by ODNR with the prestigious Cardinal Award Renowned Ohio artist visits WUHS Don and Venita Bowles named 2016 Outstanding Fair Supporters PES students part of new Lego League Ferno donates $2,500 to OVCTC From the cistern to the city water

Leadership Adams will present 2016 Leadercast

The Leadership Adams organization is pleased to present the 2016 Leadercast event, “Architects of Tomorrow” on May 6 at the Southern State Brown County Campus located at 351 Brooks-Malott Road in Mt. Orab.

Leadercast is the largest convergence of leaders in the world via a live event in Atlanta and HD simulcast to hundreds of sites in more than 20 countries. More than 100,000 people are expected to participate in this epic leadership experience

The theme of this year’s conference will focus on visionary leaders who imagine and build a future that is rich in innovation, collaboration and full of hope. A future where problems are solved, questions are answered, and confusion gives way to clarity. The conference will equip attendees to create their own visionary path.

Speakers include:

-Kat Cole: Group President, FOCUS Brands, Inc. (including Cinnabon®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, Auntie Anne’s®, and more)

-Steve Wozniak: Co-founder of Apple, Inc.,

-Henry Cloud: Acclaimed Leadership Expert, Clinical Psychologist, and Best-Selling Author

-Nick Saban: Head Football Coach, The University of Alabama

-Andy Stanley: Leadership Author and Communicator

-James Brown: Network Broadcaster, CBS Sports and News

-Rorke Denver: Navy SEAL Commander and Author

-Chris Barez-Brown: Author and Creativity Guru

-Tripp Crosby: Host of Leadercast, Comedian and Director

Tickets are $59 if purchased on or before April 1, and $69 if purchased after April 1. Tickets can be purchased by visiting The event begins at 8 a.m. and lunch will be provided. Tickets are limited, so interested parties are encouraged to reserve their spots as soon as possible.

“Leadercast was created to inspire leaders in our communities, businesses, organizations and homes around the world,” said David Richey, Chief Financial Officer at First State Bank and Treasurer of Leadership Adams. “Last year we had more than 100 people from our surrounding area participate in our local event and it truly is a great opportunity not only to learn from world renowned speakers, but also to really connect with others in our community,” said Richey.

The local Leadercast 2016 event is made possible by these platinum sponsors and partners: First State Bank, Dreamcatcher Communications and Southern State Community College. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Shalana Shreffler at
International Simulcast to take place at Southern State’s Brown County Campus on May 6

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