Anna B Copas

Anna B. Copas departed this life on Thursday March 30, 2017, to begin her eternal life with her Savior Jesus Chris (John 3:16). She was born on August 11, 1919 to John Fyrman and Nellie A. Baker in New Market, OH. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Cary and Grant, and her […]

Charles A Nelson

Charles A. Nelson age 77 years of Stout, Ohio, died Wednesday March 29, 2017 at the Christ Hospital. Mr. Nelson was born on August 31, 1939 the son of the late Robert F. and Myrle (Hayslip) Nelson in Stout, Ohio. Survivors include his wife of 56 years Linda Nelson of Stout, Ohio; two daughters Julia […]

Artectis hosts grand opening

Thanks to Defender story, county’s new tech business catches the eye of CNN – Story by Patricia Beech – Photo by Mark Carpenter – Local officials were among the nearly 100 people on hand on Saturday, March 24 for the grand opening of a new high-tech business in Manchester. The Adams County Board of Commissioners […]

Peebles Elem. releases Honor Roll

Sixth Grade All A’s: Remington Beckham, Evan Day, Lydia Phipps, Carter Vogler, Hayden Crum, Darby Mills, Mason Sims All A’s & B’s: Ethan Atkins, George Babb, Annymae Cluxton, Michael Hudgel, Myah James, Addie Jones, Grace Robertson, Emma Smith, Jakoda Akers, Talia Arey, Ethan Beekman, Serenity Crothers, Zane Knechtly, Samantha Peyton, Tyler Richmond, Tyler McDonald, Dominic […]

Finding the strength to endure

By Denae Jones – Endurance.  It’s defined as “The power of enduring an unpleasant or difficult process or situation without giving way: the ability or strength to continue or last, especially despite fatigue, stress, or other adverse conditions.” Over the course of a lifetime, we are called to endure a variety of different trials, on […]

They fought for us

By Representative Brad Wenstrup – You may have passed him on the street, or stood behind him in the checkout line at the grocery store. Perhaps you’ve sat next to him in the pew on Sunday morning. If you did, you probably didn’t realize you just brushed shoulders with a hero. Like so many veterans, […]

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