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Athens Commissioners Adopt Budget

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Athens County now has a 2013 budget. Commissioner Larry Payne says it calls for spending of "nearly $12.7 million." Payne says "This is just above the 2010 level." He also says "Most employees will receive a raise for the first time in over three years." Commissioner Lenny Eliason says the budget is temporary and a… Read More

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Foundation For Appalachian Ohio Awarded $100K

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The Walmart Foundation is giving $100,000 to the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. The money is "to grow community philanthropy across the Appalachian Ohio region." A news release says this effort will focus "on actively partnering with local communities in Gallia, Guernsey, Harrison, Jackson, Meigs, Morgan and Perry counties to support their efforts of building a… Read More

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Son Indicted On Murder Charge

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A grand jury has indicted the son of a Meigs County man found dead in his home with murder. Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney Colleen Williams says the grand jury indicted James E. Gardner, 40, on aggravated murder and robbery charges. Gardner is accused of killing his father, James W. Gardner, 67, in his Middleport home… Read More

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Missing Adult Found Safe

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The Endangered Missing Adult Alert for old Sonny Allen has been cancelled.  He has returned home safely. The alert had been issued yesterday for Allen, who lives in Chillicothe. Allen is 77 years old and has been diagnosed with Dementia and Diabetes.