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Monroe County had its second straight week with a sharp increase in cases.

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“Out of my 80,000 miles of travel, and stopping at 40 (American) Legions, I’ve never had such an outpouring of care.” Michele Ladd, of National Veteran Resources, was overwhelmed by the warmth of h

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A divided Switzerland of Ohio Board of Education voted against closing any district schools despite increasing quarantine numbers, Friday, Oct. 23 at an emergency board meeting.

Sports

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In its first playoff win Oct. 16, River’s defense reigned supreme in a gritty win over Waterford.

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There are probably a lot of parts of the game that Monroe Central Coach Troy Baker had running through his head after the sectional final against Shenandoah Thursday, Oct.

Beallsville jumped out to an 8-6 first-quarter lead but Trinity Christian scored 24 unanswered points in the second and third quarters to roll to a 43-14 win Friday, Oct. 23 at Beallsville.

Opinion

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65 Years Ago (1955)

Mrs. Thomas Miller, 406 High Street, Woodsfield, has won a push-button range in Hotpoint’s $2,000,000 Golden Anniversary national contest.

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Hi! Did you ever wonder if ghosts are real? Well, when you get through reading this story, you might just change your mind.

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The Hook

Lifestyle

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The South Central Power Company Foundation awarded Ohio Hills Health Services a grant to purchase two medical-grade refrigerators to ensure potentially lifesaving vaccinations and medications are r

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Christian comedians Austin, left, and Leb, right, supplied plenty of laughs to audiences with their show “Clean Comedy” at the Monroe Theatre Saturday, Oct. 24.

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The Monroe County Retired Teachers Association awarded three scholarships to future educators in September to help in their endeavor to educate the students of tomorrow.

Obituaries

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Dennis Wayne Johnson, 77, of Woodsfield, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, peacefully in his home. Many friends and family addressed him as “Denny.”

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Jacquelyn Lee “Jackie” Marola, 70, of Woodsfield, passed away Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, at her home.

Nina Lee Lucas, 89, of Alledonia, died Oct. 21, 2020, at her home.

She was born Nov. 6, 1930, near Beallsville, the only child of the late Hugh and Edna Hudson Phillips.