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Ohio police officer killed in crash responding to call

NELSONVILLE, Ohio — A Nelsonville police officer is dead after a multi-vehicle vehicle crash on Tuesday. NBC4 reports that the crash happened at approximately 2:26 p.m. Nelsonville Police Chief Scott Fitch, announced that Officer Scott Dawley was killed as he responded to a report of shots fired with lights and sirens running. The crash involved Dawley’s marked SUV, another vehicle, and a truck.
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Ohio StateFox 19

Ohio police officer killed in Athens County crash

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (WXIX) - A police officer with the Nelsonville Police Department is dead after a crash in Athens County Tuesday afternoon. The crash occurred around 2:35 p.m. at W. Canal and Myers Street in Nelsonville, located 10 miles northwest of Athens. The Athens Post of the Ohio State Highway...
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Nelsonville, OHColumbus Dispatch

Nelsonville police officer killed in 3-car crash while responding to report of gunfire

A Nelsonville police officer was killed in a three-car crash Tuesday afternoon while responding to a report of gunfire in the Athens County town. Officer Scott Dawley died in the emergency room of OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital, where he was transported after a crash on East Canal Street near the intersection of Hocking Street. Dawley was one of several officers responding around 2:30 p.m. to a report of shots fired on the east side of Nelsonville, a town about 60 miles southeast of Columbus.
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Ohio StateWTRF

Ohio police officer killed in crash, two others injured

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (WCMH) — A Nelsonville police officer is dead after a 3-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon. The crash happened at the intersection of Canal Street and Rocky Boots Way near the Rocky Boots outlet store at approximately 2:26 p.m. —>Local Stories from 7News<— According to Nelsonville Police Chief Scott Fitch,...
Parkersburg, WVMarietta Times

Eat Farm Fresh

PARKERSBURG — Rich in color and taste, the Mid-Ohio Valley is full of fresh, locally grown and sourced meat and produce options available to fill your dinner plates while simultaneously supporting your community. Toward the end of Seventh Street in Parkersburg, Wards Market has been family owned and operated since...
Vienna, WVWTAP

Local turns 105 years old

VIENNA, W.Va. (WTAP) - A local just hit a milestone that very few live to hit - turning 105 years old. Family and friends brought cake and decked out Margaret Miller’s yard in Vienna. They’re not the only ones who’ve stopped by for Mrs. Miller’s milestone birthdays over the years.
Athens, OHWOUB

Diner’s New Outdoor Seating Draws Spirited Discussion On Social Media

ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Discussion ignited in an Athens County community Facebook group after a photo of Union Street Diner’s new outdoor eating area was posted. Earlier this month, the diner installed its “parklet,” which consists of several tables on an enclosed platform that occupies two parking spaces in front of the diner.
Athens County, OHAthens Messenger

Facility upgrades coming to Milo's Whole World Gourmet

Milo’s Whole World Gourmet, in collaboration with JobsOhio, Ohio Southeast Economic Development (OhioSE) and the Athens County Economic Development Council (ACEDC), has announced it will invest at least $450,000 to upgrade its facility and purchase new machinery and production equipment. The wide variety of specialty foods manufactured in small batches...
Athens, OHWOUB

The OUtlet – July 29th, 2021

This week on The OUtlet, an Athens program fights for funding to help young children, and how community members feel about a new outside dining option. These stories and more, right here on The OUtlet.
Wellston, OHvintonjacksoncourier.com

4-H Profile: Meet Josslyn Vickers

WELLSTON — 4-H’er Josslyn Vickers, 14, along with her horse named “Lakota” appeared in the horse arena on Saturday, July 24. Vickers belongs to the Too Hot Too Trot 4-H Club and will be a freshman at Wellston High School in the fall. She has been involved in 4-H for a total of three years.
Parkersburg, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

Odds and Ends

PARKERSBURG — TOPS Chapter WV 0572 met on July 20 at its new location, Christ Mission Baptist Church. Ten members were present. The “Best Loser” for the week was Cindy Watkins. Members had a combined weight loss of 7.2 pounds. Watkins and Sue Clegg are filling the two vacancies in...
Parkersburg, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

New Fit30 classes pump up patrons at Parkersburg YMCA

PARKERSBURG — Patrons have seen an increase in the number of specialized fitness classes at the YMCA of Parkersburg thanks to personal trainer Michaela Piendel. Piendel on June 28 launched Fit30, a new 30-minute Functional Interval Training class. It’s designed to adapt to all fitness levels with a small class size ratio of 1:10. The class is ideal for anyone interested in weight loss, increased endurance, strength training, or improving overall mobility, athleticism and health.
Parkersburg, WVparkersburgeclipse.com

A-P board outlines food service plans

PARKERSBURG - The Aplington-Parkersburg School Board addressed the district’s food service and outlined lunch plans for the upcoming school year during last Monday’s regular meeting at A-P High School. The food service has been the focus of recent criticism from community members. Employees from the district’s food service attended the...
Chester, OHReview


Martha (Mansfield) Hudson Goodrich recently celebrated her 100th birthday. She was born July 6, 1921 in Chester and was raised on Neptune Avenue, one of 7 Mansfield children. She graduated from Chester High School in 1939 and then from West Liberty State Teachers College. She lives in Jensen Beach, FL and was joined on her birthday with her daughters, Shelley Godfrey and Francine Hudson Keenan and her son-in-law Jerry Keenan. (Submitted photo)
Parkersburg, WVParkersburg News & Sentinel

What is keeping you from dieting?

We all are different – built differently, some tall, some short, some skinny and some chubby but does that really make a difference? We are all God’s creations and each and everyone of us are very special. To me the real beauty comes from the inside of a person and how sincere a person is.
Wellston, OHvintonjacksoncourier.com

4-H Profile: Meet McKenzie Bennett

WELLSTON — A young 4-H’er brought a pair of goats named Peach and Cream to the fair this year to show for her first time. McKenzie Bennett, 9, along with her two goats appeared in the show arena on Tuesday, July 20. It is unknown how Bennett did her first year showing because no results were available by press time.