Rosemary Staggs Phyllis J Anderson June V Horn Heather L McDaniel George E Copher Cathy Unger West Union goes 3-0 with win over Southern Buckeye Senior Profile: Adam Fulton Lady Indians down Manchester in three sets Lady Dragons roll to 2017 County Cup Gregory L Scott Della M Shoemaker Ohio Outdoors – 2017 After long trek, Greyhounds pick up win number one, 42-6 over Hannan Senior Profile: Noah Lung Rematch goes to North Adams, SHAC winning streak moves to 56 straight Experience rules, Monday Night Football goes to West Union 59-12 Kathy Copas Hughes honors her father’s legacy AEP hosts Family Day Peggy McCarty James A Paul II Joseph F Sarbell Victor L Clifford Joseph F Sarbell Winchester- How an interstate highway changed the face of one small town Facebook – a growing marketplace for local entrepreneurs When kids know best Giving some love to those dog days Junior Fair BBQ again a big success Beulah B James Senior Profile: Josie Myers Lady Indians place second at Ohio Classic in Hillsboro MVCA dominates Greyhounds in 45-0 triumph For Lady Devils, SHAC streak goes to 55 matches 9/11: Sixteen years later Gertrude Gibson Defender Bowl coming Sept. 16 Joyce A Walker Virginia R Young Senior Profile: Abby Campton West Union hosts 2017 Dragon Run New gridiron history begins for Peebles Trout, fire, and blueberry fields forever Senior Profile: Baylee Justice Lady Devils win SHAC thriller at Eastern Brown From Blue Creek to the Beaneaters Tough loss for Greyhounds in season opener Turning tragedy into hope What we learn from failure Absolutely had to get the wrinkles out Frances S Kidder Leo Trotter 41st Bentonville Festival set to begin Sept. 8 Winchester celebrates its history during three-day street fair Cruisefest returning to streets of Peebles Blue Creek- a community in transition honors its history and heritage Cuteness Galore – Winchester Homecoming Festival Baby Show Ronnie L Day Cast your vote for the Adams County Fairgrounds Nelson E Atkinson Ryan L Colvin Richard Tackett William L Tadlock Penny Pollard Wendell Beasley West Union soccer drops pair at Mason County Lady Indians go down in straight sets Senior Profile: Michael Gill Senior Profile: Katie Sandlin Royals dominate in big win over North Adams Dragons continue County Cup domination Archaeology Day returns to Serpent Mound Hourglass Quilt Square is back up again Manchester family hosts International Guests History, farming, and family- the bedrock of Cherry Fork’s community Bus drivers, emergency responders prepare for coming school year Working up a real good sweat What’s behind the motive? Rondal R Bailey Jr Thelma J Yates She’s all grown up now Scott A Yeager Soccer talent on display at 2017 SHAC preview Baseball community mourns the loss of Gene Bennett Winchester Homecoming Festival is Aug 25-27 Eleanor P Tumbleson Felicity man killed in Ohio River boating accident WUHS golfers take Portsmouth Invitational It was pretty cold that day Volleyball kicks off with SHAC Preview Night Young awarded Women’s Western Golf Foundation Scholarship One Mistake Senator Portman visits GE Test Facility in Peebles Adams County school districts facing some major challenges for the coming year Family, friends, and roots: the ties that bind residents of one Adams County village What is your strength? Just the chance to take a look back Ronnie L Wolford Dale J Marshall Herbert Purvis

Clifton Wheeler

Clifton Wheeler, 59, of Wilmington, Ohio died Friday, April 15, 2016 at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati. His wife, Theresa Pigman Wheeler, survives. They were married Aug. 31, 1976. He was born Dec. 30, 1956 in West Union, son of the late William H. Wheeler and Elizabeth Marshall Wheeler Gray. Mr. Wheeler owned and operated Wheeler’s […]

Lawrence W. Grooms

Lawrence Wayne Grooms, age 59 of Winchester, passed away April 14, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Grooms was born Sept. 9, 1956 the son of the late Wilbur & Billie (Barrett) Grooms in Adams County. Graveside services will be held on Thursday April 21, 2016 at 11 a.m. at the Dayton National Cemetery with Danny […]

Vern M. Damron

Vern M. “Buster” Damron, 81 years of Hillsboro, passed away on Saturday April 16, 2016 at his residence. He was born in New Market on April 10, 1935, the son of the late Othel and Goldie (Frost) Damron. Besides his parents he was also preceded by three sisters, Ethel Young, Dorothy Hatfield and Fern Scholler […]

Margie McFarland

Margie McFarland, age 68 years, of West Union, died Saturday, April 16.2016 at the University of Cincinnati Hospital. Mrs. McFarland was born on July 6, 1947 the daughter of the late James and Ruth (Harmon) Bright in Harlan County, Ky. Mrs. McFarland attended the Corner Stone Christian Union Church. Survivors include her husband Stanley McFarland […]

Charlie McElfesh

Charlie Eugene McElfresh, 62, of West Union, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016 at his home. He was born April 2, 1954 in Cincinnati. He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Flonnie (Perry) McElfresh and sister, Frankie Lykins. The visitation is Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from noon – 2 p.m. at the […]

Mary Malone Estridge

Mary Malone Estridge, age 88 of Batavia, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016 at Hospice of Southwest Ohio. She was born in Jackson County, Ky. on Dec. 15, 1927, the daughter of the late Joseph and Jenny (Pennington) Hurst. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Russell Malone in the […]

William J Smalley

William J Smalley, age 71 of Peebles, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016 at Hospice of Hope Ohio Valley Inpatient Center. He was born in Adams County on Aug. 21, 1944, the son of the late William and America (Burgett) Smalley. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Jim Smalley and […]

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