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Train derails in Harrison County

Train derails in Harrison County

A Wheeling and Lake Erie rail road car line derailed early Friday afternoon just outside of Jewett. Members of Harrison County’s Emergency Management Agency were...

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Car accident in Cadiz

Car accident in Cadiz

A two-car accident occurred at West Warren and Muskingum Streets in Cadiz, Wednesday afternoon approximately 3:30 p.m. A 19 year-old female driving a blue Pontiac...

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Har. Co. Sheriff nabs alleged sex predator

Har. Co. Sheriff nabs alleged sex predator

On Jan. 22, the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office arrested 26-year old Robert James Carnes II of Canton, Ohio. On Thursday, Mr. Carnes travelled from Canton,...

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Outdoor club schedules January hike

Outdoor club schedules January hike

The Outdoors Club of Harrison County will be holding a hike on Sunday, Jan. 25  on the Conotton Creek Trail. Hikers should meet by 1:45 at Custer Crossing, which...

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Crowd honors MLK Jr.

Crowd honors MLK Jr.

          For a decade now, the march has continued in Cadiz and today, on a chilly January day was no different. A small but passionate...

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Accident on US 22

Accident on US 22

            HARRISON COUNTY – A Pontiac GT flipped over after running into a ditch on U.S. 22 near Porter Road, Tuesday afternoon....

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Beaver Local wins BMC wrestling tourney

Beaver Local wins BMC wrestling tourney

    The 16 team Junior High Buckeye Mountaineer Conference held their annual Wrestling tournament on Saturday at Buckeye Local Jr./Sr. High School. Winning...

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Chimney fire results in dismantlement

Chimney fire results in dismantlement

          RUMLEY TOWNSHIP – Early Wednesday morning, Jewett and Scio fire departments were called to a house on Ohio 151 for a chimney...

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UPDATED: Spill in Moorefield Twp. leads to road closing

UPDATED: Spill in Moorefield Twp. leads to road closing

By JD LONG News-Herald Staff Writer MOOREFIELD TOWNSHIP – Early Monday afternoon, workers from American Energy Utica was in the process of cleaning up an undetermined...

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Area charity collects shoeboxes for needy

Area charity collects shoeboxes for needy

SUGARCREEK –21,958 shoebox gifts were packed and donated to Operation Christmas Child (OCC) during National Collection Week in the Ohio East Area. “On behalf...

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