Archive for October, 2011


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As party-going ghosts and goblins celebrate Halloween this October, the Ohio Department of Public Safety is reminding everyone to be responsible by keeping the party safe and off the road.

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22 issues on Nov. 8 ballot

8 ballot Voters in Adams County will cast votes Nov. 8 among some 22 local questions and issues on the ballot, ranging from additional money for schools to the sale of alcohol.

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Medicare Check-Up Day to be held Nov. 9 in West Union

Medicare Check-Up Day to be held Nov. 9 in West Union Are you a Medicare beneficiary? Want to learn more about the recent changes to Medicare? Want to find out more information about how the Medicare Annual Coordinated Election Period can work for you? Want to stay informed, healthy and save money? If so, then mark your calendars for an upcoming … (more)

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the People’s Defender Senior Profile: Dalton Walters

THE PEOPLE’S DEFENDER SENIOR PROFILE: Dalton Walters EDITOR’S NOTE: Each week, The People’s Defender will profile an Adams County senior scholar-athlete so our community can get to know better these outstanding young people who participate both in athletics and academics in their high school.

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PES receives mini-grant for student, staff safety

A $1,239.06 grant was recently presented to Peebles Elementary School. The grant was requested for the purchase of 10 two-way radios which would be used by administrators, teachers, custodians and Safety Patrol students during the school day.

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In August of this year, West Union Elementary learned that there was cause for monumental celebration: WUES joined an elite group of schools – schools receiving the Ohio Department of Education’s highest academic rating “Excellent with Distinction” for the 2010-2011 school year.

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Bowling acquitted of six sex abuse charges

Carleta Weyrich/The People’s Defender Ronald Bowling of Peebles awaits reading of the jury’s verdict in six counts against him in the Adams County Court of Common Pleas on Thursday afternoon.

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the People’s Defender Senior Profile: Breanna Copeland

THE PEOPLE’S DEFENDER SENIOR PROFILE: Breanna Copeland EDITOR’S NOTE: Each week, The People’s Defender will profile an Adams County senior scholar-athlete so our community can get to know better these outstanding young people who participate both in athletics and academics in their high school.

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the People’s Defender Senior Profile: Seth Wamsley

THE PEOPLE’S DEFENDER SENIOR PROFILE: Seth Wamsley EDITOR’S NOTE: Each week, The People’s Defender will profile an Adams County senior scholar-athlete so our community can get to know better these outstanding young people who participate both in athletics and academics in their high school.

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Adams County Library asks for levy

Adams County Library asks for levy Carleta Weyrich Staff Writer Adams County voters have a new 1 mill levy to decide in the Nov.

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