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Home » Articles »   By David DeWitt
Sunday, June 8,2014
Local NEWS

Judge rules in old West End Tavern case

By David DeWitt
Athens County Common Pleas Court Judge L. Alan Goldsberry has sided with the city zoning board in a legal battle over regulations on the repurposing of a formerly vacant business property.
Sunday, June 8,2014
Local NEWS

Suspended sheriff still taking shots on social media

By David DeWitt
Suspended Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly has not been quiet as he awaits trial on a 25-count indictment, taking to Facebook this past week to slam his interim sheriff replacement.
Thursday, June 5,2014
Local NEWS

Protester charged after blocking injection well site in eastern Athens County

By David DeWitt
Athens County sheriff's deputies took an Athens area woman into custody Thursday afternoon after she chained herself in protest to the gates of the K&H Partners injection well site near Coolville.
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Local NEWS

Athens Countians get advice on how to protect from property crime

By David DeWitt
Athens County residents got a primer Tuesday evening on how to protect themselves and their property and help law enforcement in their effort to stem the rising tide of property crime in the county.
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Local NEWS

Home invader gets 18 years for attempted murder

By David DeWitt
A man convicted of helping to rob and assault an elderly Coolville woman was resentenced Tuesday afternoon to 18 years in prison with no possibility of early release after an appeals court sustained one judgment in his case last month.
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Local NEWS

Would-be Craigslist thief sentenced to probation

By David DeWitt
One of two men charged with luring a man to an apartment with a deceptive Craigslist ad promising a "casual encounter" with a woman, then trying to rob him, was sentenced to five years of community control Monday.
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Local NEWS

Holzer property value doubled to $21 million by Board of Revision

But valuation will have little significance if clinic gets tax exemption

By David DeWitt
The Athens County Board of Revision last week adopted the sale price of the property owned an occupied by Holzer Health Clinic on East State Street in Athens for its valuation following a complaint from Federal Hocking School District.
Wednesday, June 4,2014
Local NEWS

Man pleads guilty to sex with resident woman at care facility

By David DeWitt
A Millfield man who's accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a 22-year-old developmentally disabled woman in a local care facility pleaded guilty in Athens County Common Pleas Court Monday.
Monday, June 2,2014
Election NEWS

Lang holds on to slender win after judge race recount

By David DeWitt
Following a recount Monday, Athens Law Director Pat Lang has won the Democratic Party nomination for Athens County Common Pleas Court judge.
Sunday, June 1,2014
Local NEWS

Albany woman gets 11 years in child rape case

By David DeWitt
An Albany woman who pleaded guilty to two counts of rape and one count of kidnapping in Athens County Common Pleas Court last week has been sentenced to a mandatory 11 years in prison.
 
 
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