Several property owners in Monroe County who have been attempting to free up their previously-leased mineral rights in recent months were dealt a blow on Sept. 24 as the Court of Appeals of Ohio, Seventh Appellate District ruled in favor of Beck Energy in an appeal of previous judgments.

    The use of illegal drugs and the misuse of legal drugs is an issue that is faced in every community across the United States. Monroe County is not untouched by this issue. In fact, in a quick scanning of the court records, one will find that the drug problem is rampant in the county.

    The 2014 Monroe Central Homecoming Queen and King will be crowned this week. The King will be crowned on Oct. 2 at the bonfire to be held at 8 p.m. The Queen will be crowned during halftime of the Oct. 3 football game against Magnolia. A parade will precede the game at 6 p.m.

Bowling News 9/16/14

Princess League
Sept. 16
Watters Funeral Home
                              11.5-4.5
D&L Sales              8.5-7.5
Riesbeck’s               8.5-7.5
Paulus Insurance        8.5-7.5
Malaga BP                   7-9
BMW Farms               4-12
Top Bowlers
Donna Craig 243, Norma WIlliams 200

3-D Archery Shooting Days Set

    The Monroe County Farmers’ and Sportsmen’s Association will hold two 3D archery shooting days at their building (48714 Forty & Eight Rd., Jerusalem, OH). These shoots are free and open to the public for youth and adult archer's. Date for the shoots is Sunday, October 5th..

Southeastern Med Offers Breast Cancer Screening Through Komen Funding

    On Thursday, October 16th, from 4pm -8pm at the Community Healthlink, Southeastern Med’s Power Me Pink program will be offering free breast cancer screenings and mammograms to those in the community. Specifically, this screening is geared toward those over the age of 40 with limited resources who are underinsured or uninsured.

Eric Hunley

    Eric S. Hunley, 39, of Celina, Ohio passed away September 3, 2014, at his home.  He was born in Troy, Ohio, February 2, 1975, a son of Kim Hunley of Fairborn and Linda Severt of Celina.
    Eric was a long-haul truck driver.
    He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Elliott Hunley February 3, 2010.

Carolyn Straub

 Carolyn J. Straub, 67, of Hannibal, died Friday at New Martinsville Center, New Martinsville, WV. She was born July 25, 1947, in Marietta, OH, a daughter of the late Herbert and Ada Potts Wilson.
    She was a Protestant by faith.
    Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Roger Straub and a son, Bob Straub of Moundsville, WV

John P. Weber

    John P. Weber, 63, of Woodsfield, passed away  September 24, 2014, at his home. He was born near Woodsfield, on February 6, 1951, a son of the late Calvin and Eleanor Bates Weber.
   John was a former foreman at Consolidated Aluminum Corporation, Hannibal, Ohio and was a construction worker, which included work with his father at Weber Construction.

David Swisher

    David Aaron Swisher, 45, of Raleigh, N.C. (formerly of Woodsfield, Ohio) passed away Monday, September 22, 2014 at his home. He was born at Washington Court House, Ohio on March 29, 1969, a son of James and Barbara Hostutler Swisher who survive of Delaware, Ohio.
 

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    The Monroe County Farmers’ and Sportsmen’s Association will hold two 3D archery shooting days at their building (48714 Forty & Eight Rd., Jerusalem, OH).

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Princess League
Sept. 16
Watters Funeral Home
                              11.5-4.5
D&L Sales              8.5-7.5
Riesbeck’s               8.5-7.5

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