Woodsfield Mayor Mike Cox welcomes Mike Ricer as the newest member of Woodsfield’s Village Council. Ricer was selected to fill a vacant seat left by Lida Conn after she resigned in May because she was moving out of the area.

Ricer chosen for Woodsfield Council

Mike Ricer has been in Woodsfield all his life.

During his 60-plus years in Monroe County, he’s seen a town he could be proud of turn into something else.

Between businesses and residents moving away and overall neglect, the town Ricer sees now isn’t the same Woodsfield Ricer grew up in.

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