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MWCD’s Parham Stepping Down

MWCD’s Parham Stepping Down

Executive Director of the MWCD, John Hoopingarner (left) presents the outgoing 10-year Board Member, David Parham a gift prior to last month’s meeting, which...

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Accident Shuts Down Portion of 519 in New Athens

Accident Shuts Down Portion of 519 in New Athens

NEW ATHENS – An accident occurred just after 3 p.m. Tuesday, which shut down Ohio 519 in New Athens where the road turns towards Harrisville. The driver in...

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Structure fire destroys local flea market

Structure fire destroys local flea market

JEWETT – A call came in late Friday afternoon for a “building fire” which turned out to be a shed just behind Howdy Grant’s house off Jewett...

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Memorial Day Services Set

Memorial Day Services Set

HARRISON COUNTY – Monday, May 30th, the Memorial Day services schedule is as follows: Cadiz: Parade begins at the courthouse at 11 a.m., marching to Union...

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New twist to IRS scam

New twist to IRS scam

COLUMBUS — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers to beware of callers who claim to represent the IRS and ask for payment via iTunes gift cards,...

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Seniors walk the halls of their youth

Seniors walk the halls of their youth

HARRISON COUNTY – Last week the Harrison Central High School students who are scheduled to graduate June 5th went on a little trip and walked the halls of Harrison...

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Custer remembrance coming June 4

Custer remembrance coming June 4

NEW RUMLEY – Association will have many of our friends back with new and interesting programs in this year’s Custer Observance. The observance will begin...

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American Pickers to film in Ohio

American Pickers to film in Ohio

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Ohio! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout Ohio with filming...

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Coal truck overturns on 250

Coal truck overturns on 250

GEORGETOWN – A semi-tractor trailer carrying a load of coal over turned on U.S. 250 between Georgetown and Harrisville. The accident occurred around 9:45 a.m....

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MarkWest honors veterans

MarkWest honors veterans

Friday, May 20, MarkWest Energy held an event at their corporate headquarters on Industrial Park Road just outside of Cadiz, to honor the local veterans in preparation...

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