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BREAKING: Two arrested for steel theft

BREAKING: Two arrested for steel theft

On March 17  the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office had received a call that some steel valued at $94,000 was stolen from behind the Minova Building in Bowerston,...

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Dowdel sentenced: 30 to life

Dowdel sentenced: 30 to life

By JD LONG CADIZ – This afternoon saw the end of a senseless crime come to an end as Matthew Dowdel, convicted earlier this morning of murdering Joseph Strother...

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Dowdel found guilty of murder

Dowdel found guilty of murder

  By JD LONG CADIZ – After nearly nine hours of deliberations, the jury in the Matthew Dowdel murder trial returned a verdict of guilty on six of seven counts...

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Husky wrestling update

Husky wrestling update

Cadiz senior Hunter Pizzino is the only Husky wrestler alive in the OHSAA State Wrestling Championships in Columbus. Pizzino (138) won his opening match over Wes...

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Dowdel jury undecided

Dowdel jury undecided

By JD LONG CADIZ – After seven hours of deliberations, the Matthew Dowdel trial has been sent home as of 10 p.m. Thursday night. Several shuffling around...

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Woman escapes Car fire

Woman escapes Car fire

By JD LONG CADIZ – Late Wednesday evening, Brenda Laibach was driving home from work when she noticed her dashboard smoking. Then she saw flames and attempted...

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Eve Kelley testifies at murder trial

Eve Kelley testifies at murder trial

By JD LONG CADIZ – The once co-defendant of Matthew Dowdel, Eve Kelley, testified at his murder trial Wednesday afternoon. Kelley was the first witness to be called...

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Day one complete in Dowdel trial

Day one complete in Dowdel trial

CADIZ – Opening statements were made in the Matthew Dowdel murder trial, Tuesday afternoon by Harrison County Prosecutor, Owen Beetham and Defense Attorney,...

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Jury selected in Dowdel trial

Jury selected in Dowdel trial

CADIZ – Over 60 prospective jurors were called early Tuesday morning for the murder trial of Matthew Dowdel. By 11:30 a.m., all 12 jurors and two alternates...

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Dowdel wins pre-trial motion

Dowdel wins pre-trial motion

CADIZ – Attorney Aaron Miller, representing Matthew Dowdel for his upcoming murder trial, won a motion to have handcuffs removed from his client during the trial....

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