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Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

HOPEDALE – Sheriff’s cruisers lined the front of Harrison East Elementary in Hopedale Monday afternoon. Parents were notified with a recorded message via phone that a written threat had been made. What kind of threat is unclear...

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Scio accident shuts down Main Street

Scio accident shuts down Main Street

SCIO – An accident on Harrison 9, which runs through Scio, shut down a portion of Main Street Monday morning after a Dodge Ram pickup truck plowed into a telephone pole, flipping over and coming to rest on its side in the middle of the...

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Scammers continue to target AEP Ohio customers

Scammers continue to target AEP Ohio customers

The Harrison County Sherif passed along an e-mail issued by AEP to inform customers of scammers operating in Ohio. BE ALERT. SCAMMERS CONTINUE TO TARGET AEP OHIO CUSTOMERS Customers encouraged to call AEP Ohio for verification GAHANNA, Ohio,...

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Clark pleads guilty

Clark pleads guilty

HARRISON COUNTY – After a long delay for Wesley B. Clark’s pre-trial hearing Tuesday morning, it was announced that Clark would plead guilty to aggravated murder, which he did when the hearing commenced. Clark was accused of murdering...

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DeWine Warns of Five Top Job Scams

DeWine Warns of Five Top Job Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned about five of the most common scams targeting people looking for jobs or extra income. In 2015, the Ohio Attorney General’s Office received more than 150 complaints involving...

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Obituaries

Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch

Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch

Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch, age 82, of 107 N. Philadelphia Street, Freeport went home to her heavenly log cabin at 5:05 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9,...

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Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

HOPEDALE – Sheriff’s cruisers lined the front of Harrison East Elementary in Hopedale Monday afternoon. Parents were notified with...

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The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District helps to paint Tusc pink with kayak event

The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District helps to paint Tusc pink with kayak event

Each October Union Hospital leads a community-wide initiative to Paint Tusc Pink as part of the effort to bring attention to Breast Cancer Awareness...

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Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch

Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch

Sarah Eleanor Ferrell Koch, age 82, of 107 N. Philadelphia Street, Freeport went home to her heavenly log cabin at 5:05 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, in her home. Born Jan....

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William F. (Bill) Bonifay

William F. (Bill) Bonifay

William F. (Bill) Bonifay passed away at home on Feb. 4. Born in Akron, Ohio on July 30, 1929, he was a Korean War veteran. He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber...

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Patricia L. Hursey

Patricia L. Hursey

Patricia L. Hursey, age 66, of Scio passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, in Harrison Community Hospital, Cadiz. Born May 24, 1949 in Martins Ferry, she was a daughter of...

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Dolores Jenkns

Dolores Jenkns

Dolores Jenkins, age 95, of 33170 Belmont Ridge Road, Piedmont, died at home at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 7. She was born Aug. 30, 1920 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was...

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Regina J. Cunningham

Regina J. Cunningham

Regina J. Cunningham, 87 of Kenwood, died Friday, Feb. 05, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born Oct. 21, 1928 in Florence, Ohio, a daughter of the...

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Gerald “Mose” Dean Wurschum

Gerald “Mose” Dean Wurschum

Mr. Gerald “Mose” Dean Wurschum, 77, of Fayetteville, NC formerly of Hopedale, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. He was...

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Drusilla Ruth “Dru” Toland

Drusilla Ruth “Dru” Toland

“Together Again” Dru and Junior Drusilla Ruth “Dru” Toland, age 73, of 33510 Cadiz-Piedmont Road, Piedmont died at 2:25 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, in her home. She...

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Homer Guy “Butch” Smith

Homer Guy “Butch” Smith

Homer Guy “Butch” Smith, Jr., 64, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Cadiz, Ohio, died Sunday, Jan. 17, in Las Vegas. He was born April 9, 1951 in Wheeling,...

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Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

HOPEDALE – Sheriff’s cruisers lined the front of Harrison East Elementary in Hopedale Monday afternoon. Parents were notified with a recorded message...

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Scio accident shuts down Main Street

Scio accident shuts down Main Street

SCIO – An accident on Harrison 9, which runs through Scio, shut down a portion of Main Street Monday morning after a Dodge Ram pickup truck plowed into a...

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