New K-9 officers Ciki, along with Woodsfield Police Officer Jacob Black, second from left, and Ax, along with Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy Andrew Ridley, right, show their appreciation for Crossed Paws and Audie’s Angels following the Stuff the Cruiser event Friday, June 15 at Woodsfield True Value.

Instead of loading their backseats with bad guys Friday, June 15, cruisers from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and Woodsfield Police Department were loaded with dog food and toys.

Monroe County Commissioners Carl Davis, right, and Mick Schumacher, next to him, inspect the arched supports under the dome on the Monroe County Courthouse with contractors Michael Rish, second from left, and Roger Gatshall, left, of General Restoration Corporation.

Several steep flights of stairs and ladders, interspersed as a winding network of passages, required a firm handhold and barely permitted four grown men to pass to the roof of the courthouse Monday, June 18.

A vacant 10-acre lot next to Woodsfield Savings Bank on State Route 78 west of Woodsfield is the future home of an expanded Ohio Hills Health Services medical facility.

An expanded medical center will soon break ground in Woodsfield according to Woodsfield Village Council member Tom Kirkland and Ohio Hills Health Services CEO Jeff Britton.

Kirkland announced the upcoming project during the Woodsfield Village Council meeting Monday, June 18.

New K-9 officers Ciki, along with Woodsfield Police Officer Jacob Black, second from left, and Ax, along with Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy Andrew Ridley, right, show their appreciation for Crossed Paws and Audie’s Angels following the Stuff the Cruiser event Friday, June 15 at Woodsfield True Value.
Monroe County Commissioners Carl Davis, right, and Mick Schumacher, next to him, inspect the arched supports under the dome on the Monroe County Courthouse with contractors Michael Rish, second from left, and Roger Gatshall, left, of General Restoration Corporation.
A vacant 10-acre lot next to Woodsfield Savings Bank on State Route 78 west of Woodsfield is the future home of an expanded Ohio Hills Health Services medical facility.

State Route 78 culvert project

A culvert replacement project will begin Wednesday, June 20 on State Route 78 in Monroe County.

The project will take place between Township Road 55 and Township Road 61. A 10-foot width restriction will be in place in this area.

The estimated restriction end date is July 9.

Meeting Dates 6/14/18

The Monroe Water Systems Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 14 at the Laings Community Center office.

 

Benton Township Trustees will have a special meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 16.

 

Your Right to Know 6/14/18

REAL ESTATE

Charles R. Black, Jr., Sheriff, Monroe County Sheriff, Grafton L. Buzzard, Linda L. Buzzard to Jon C. Gramlich, Elizabeth A. Gramlich, Sunsbury Township, Village of Beallsville Pt. Lot 14 Hudson Addition, Case No. 2017-337, 3.313 acres, sher. deed.

James S. Olee to Stephen J. Olee, Perry Township, 5.175 acres, QC deed.

Mulch, potted plants and a new bench are among the improvements made to the islands in downtown Woodsfield.

Village workers clean up village medians, hear plans for vitalization of walking trail

It didn’t take long for village workers to act on suggestions of cleaning up the medians on Main Street in Woodsfield.

In the two weeks since Village Council heard suggestions from Glenda Rubel, representing the Decorate Your Lives and Towns Committee, about sprucing up the islands, plenty of work has been done.

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