Missing Adams County man is found Lady Hounds fall to Whiteoak in slugfest Calvert’s walk-off gives Hounds 9-8 win over Whiteoak Charles A Benjamin Give My Regards to Broadway Joyce Berry Joe L Easter William E Foster Margaret Belcher John M Cheatham Ronnie Simpson Under new management county hospital is thriving against all odds Historic fairground gazebo demolished One year later, still no arrests in Rhoden family murders There will be trouble in River City! Monna L Fitzgerald Jesse Carrington Janice M Sowards Rhoden family members make plea for tips in Pike Co murders of loved ones Quilting – the art that’s no longer just for Grandma Young is Adams County recipient of Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award Wenstrup recognized as Community Health Advocate Ready, set, go! 25th annual Egg Hunt draws hundreds Applicants needed for Adams County Fair Queen Humane Society encourages responsible animal ownership ACCS holds annual Science Fair Peebles Elementary names March Students of the Month Pierce fires perfect game as Peebles blanks West Union Hunters preparing for 2017 Wild Turkey Season Lady Hounds fall 12-3 at Lynchburg Dragons lose early lead, drop SHAC match up with Fayetteville, 13-6 Senior Profile: Isaiah Anderson Devils roll to big SHAC win at Ripley Despite soggy night, WUHS hosts annual Invitational Meet Celebrities for a night George F Carr Jr Teresa S Hoskins Mary B McClure Richard B Collins Randall D Fetters Former Manchester officer indicted on five counts WUHS student wins state Beta Club Secretary’s seat OVCTC students part of state competition S.R. 73 closed for culvert replacement Peebles Lions Club holds first Easter Egg Hunt Weyrich graduates with honors from Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics North Adams Elementary releases Honor Roll for Third grading Period Scholarships available from Jefferson Alumni Olympic athlete speaks at April 6 SAAM event Venture Hawks end their basketball season with a victory at WUHS Devils baseball sweeps doubleheader from Northwest Greyhounds gain SHAC split, split twinbill with East England signs with Rio Grande golf Pierce fans 16, Lady Indians blank Eastern Brown 4-0 Maybe somebody on the river does have a plan Senior Profile: Ryan Dryden Enjoying the view Still a time for celebration Carl R Brown Lena R Staggs Adams County Crews Schedule Culvert Replacement Projects Merlan Shoemaker Dwayne E Thompson Help is on the line! West Union Elementary honors February Students of the Month WUHS hosts 2017 All-County Arts and Music Festival Ohio Brush Creek Canoe/Kayak Access Grand Opening set for April 20 Kasich cracks down on opiate-based prescriptions West Union High School students have successful trip to State Beta Convention North Adams Beta Club excels at State Convention ACRMC hosts annual Health Fair Robert H Bushman Senior Profile: Skylar Newman Nine-run inning leads Lady Hounds to run rule win over West Union WUHS foursome breaks school record First county baseball battle goes to the Greyhounds On the road, Lady Indians pick up two more SHAC victories Senior Profile: Christa Williams One more ‘shining moment’ for SHAC seniors at C103 All-Star Game Esie M Chandler Phyllis Adkins Former Manchester police deputy faces Grand Jury Indictments Cornell tosses no-hitter, Fenton goes deep, Dragons open season with 11-0 SHAC win over Whiteoak New Verizon store opening in West Union Stephen R Palmer Dual culvert replacements for SR 73 Deana P Grooms Tim Phipps Marcella Walker Alvin R Mitchum Senior Profile: Chase Darnell SHAC hoopsters shine at District 14 All-Star Game Greyhounds run rule St. Pat, 15-0 Indians drop SHAC opener West Union hosts early JH Track Meet North Adams student wins state Beta Club President’s seat Anna B Copas Charles A Nelson Nation’s #1 movie comes to stage Artectis hosts grand opening

Charles A Benjamin

Charles A. Benjamin age 54 years of New Richmond, Ohio passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the Anderson Mercy Hospital. Mr. Benjamin was born December 3, 1962 the son of the late Herbert and Mattie (Stratton) Benjamin in Cincinnati, Ohio. Survivors include his wife Barbara Benjamin of New Richmond, OH; two brothers John Repman […]

Joyce Berry

Joyce (Howell) Berry, 74, of Manchester, Ohio, passed away Tuesday April 25, 2017 at the Batavia Nursing Care Center in Batavia, Ohio. She was born August 16, 1942 in Manchester. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Esta (Francis) Howell; husband, Stanley Berry, and grandson, Joshua Grooms. Joyce is survived by one […]

Joe L Easter

Joe Lee Easter, 67, of Stout, Ohio passed away on April 24, 2017 at the Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville, Kentucky. He was born April 28, 1949 in Stout. He was preceded in death by his father, John Easter, and sister, Mary Anna Detro. Joe is survived by his wife, Carolyn (Rivers) Easter of […]

William E Foster

William Eugene Foster, 81, of Peebles, passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the Hospice of Hope Ohio Valley Inpatient Center in Seaman, Ohio. He was born September 12, 1935 in Xenia, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents, Glenn and Edith (Howard) Foster; one brother, Paul Foster and one sister, Clara […]

Margaret Belcher

Margaret Belcher age 95 years of Beavercreek, Ohio passed away Monday, April 24, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Belcher was born August 11, 1921 the daughter of the late Kilby Harrison and Allie Martha (Snyder) McIntire in Portsmouth, Ohio. Besides her parents she is preceded by her son John Michael Belcher.  Survivors include her grandchildren Michael […]

Ronnie Simpson

Ronnie Simpson age 66 years of Cherry Fork, Ohio passed away Sunday April 23, 2017. Mr. Simpson was born on April 17, 1951 the son of the late Oscar Lane and Julia Kathryn (Castle) Simpson in Maysville, Kentucky. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister Mima Fulton and her husband Larry. […]

Monna L Fitzgerald

Monna Lee (Chamblin) Fitzgerald age 77 years of West Union, Ohio passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the Hospice of Hope Inpatient Center in Seaman Ohio. Mrs. Fitzgerald was born September 4, 1939 the daughter of the late Albert & Geneva “Mable” (Robinson) Chamblin in Blue Creek, Ohio. She was preceded in death by […]

Jesse Carrington

Jesse Carrington, 94, of West Union, Ohio passed away on Monday, April 17, 2107 at the Christ Hospital in Cincinnati. He was born September 26, 1922 in Brown County, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie (Tomlin) Carrington; his parents, Emmerson and Mae (Staggs) Carrington; three brothers: Wilford, Wendell and Lowell. Jesse […]

Janice M Sowards

Janice M Sowards, 73 years, of Peebles, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at the Adams County Manor Nursing Home. Janice was born in West Union, Ohio, on July 5, 1943, the daughter of the late Russell Hanson and Marjorie Shivner Hanson. Janice worked as a homemaker and she attended the Peebles Church […]

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