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As you neared the hill heading up to the Woodsfield VFW, you were still in Woodsfield.

You’d see the same brick buildings, the courthouse, the old bank building, the post office.

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Statements were issued from both sides but no real updates were provided on the status of litigation regarding the Monroe County Care Center during the Monroe County Commissioners’ regular meeting

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“The flag, when it is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem for display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning.”

Sports

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John Ischy knows what it takes to be a high school coach.

The Ohio Valley Athletic Conference recently named its All-Conference Academic Team.

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Earnest “Joe” Schumacher likely didn’t anticipate getting the chance to play football in college.

During his senior year in 1965, an injury cut his high school career short.

Opinion

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65 Years Ago – 1954

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Good day, my Table Talk friends and neighbors. It’s time to pour yourself a cup or glass of your favorite beverage, pull out a chair and let’s have a chat.

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A correction for the phone number of W. W. Weckbacher of Elmcroft of Marietta: 1-740-371-4413.

Lifestyle

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The Monroe County Beacon recently did a European Sampler along with three generations of Dietrichs.

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The Monroe County Beacon recently took a trip on the Valley Gem in Marietta.

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We would like to wish our parents a happy 45th anniversary.

Dean Rothenbuhler and Tonda Jones were united in marriage Aug. 17, 1974, at the Lewisville Church of Christ.

Obituaries

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Darlene L. Gray-Kamp, 90, of Waynesfield, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at her residence.

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Mary L. Sparkman, 93, of Woodsfield, formerly of Summerfield, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at the Arbors of Woodsfield.

Larry J. “Butch” Stewart 70, of Shadyside,

passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at his home supported by his family.

Monroe County Beacon

103 East Court Street,
Woodsfield, OH 43793