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DeWine Warns Consumers to Avoid Lottery Scams as Jackpot Rises

DeWine Warns Consumers to Avoid Lottery Scams as Jackpot Rises

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to avoid lottery and sweepstakes scams as the estimated Powerball jackpot hits $800 million. In...

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DeWine Issues Sexual Assault Kit Testing Initiative Update

DeWine Issues Sexual Assault Kit Testing Initiative Update

COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released a status update on the progress of DNA testing being conducted as part of the Ohio Attorney General’s...

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Sexual assault grants for campus victims handed down

Sexual assault grants for campus victims handed down

Attorney General DeWine Announces Grants for Campus Sexual Assault Victims Services (COLUMBUS, Ohio)–Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that...

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Sheriff makes arrests in burglaries

Sheriff makes arrests in burglaries

According to a release sent by the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, Monday, Dec. 21, Brian J. Hunt and Jessica Tourrant were arrested in South Strabane Township,...

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2016 Coal calendars are ready for purchase

2016 Coal calendars are ready for purchase

The Harrison Coal and Reclamation Historical Park’s 2016 Calendars are ready. They can be purchased locally at the Cadiz Visitor Center, Vickie’s Place...

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Jr. High Huskies defeat Blue Wave

Jr. High Huskies defeat Blue Wave

By Ed Banks News-Herald Sports Writer SCIO – On Wednesday Dec. 16, the Harrison Central 7th and 8th grade junior high boy’s basketball teams defeated the...

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Hopedale Christmas parade Saturday, Dec. 19

Hopedale Christmas parade Saturday, Dec. 19

HOPEDALE – Hopedale’s Christmas parade will be this Saturday, Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. Lineup will start on Rabbit Road at 5:30 p.m. Also, Santa Claus will...

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Rayland road to be closed Dec. 9

Rayland road to be closed Dec. 9

RAYLAND – Harrison 8 (Dryfork Road), approximately 1.60 miles north of the intersection of Harrison 8 and Ohio 150 outside of Rayland will be closed Wednesday,...

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Accident on Ohio 9 results in minor injuries

Accident on Ohio 9 results in minor injuries

ATHENS TOWNSHIP – At around 1:30 p.m. a gray SUV tumbled over approximately three times and came to rest alongside Ohio 9 just outside of New Athens this afternoon...

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Attorney General DeWine Announces RadioShack Gift-Card Holders May be Eligible for Refunds. “New Website Now Accepting Claims” (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio...

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