News Democrat- RSS Feed Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:23:09 EST 1800 Watermelon sets record MOUNT ORAB — A Brown County woman has broken the state of Ohio's record for cultivating the largest watermelon ever grown at 296.5 lbs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:53:10 EST Coroner appeal date set The Brown County Coroner will be appearing in court, again, next month. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:15:13 EST Ebola has far-reaching consequences Not that long ago, Ebola seemed a world away. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:01:23 EST Brown County free of Ebola virus Brown County Health Commissioner Harold Vermillion said the county's residents have no reason to worry about contracting the Ebola virus. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:01:20 EST (No heading) Katelyn Cowdrey, son of Brian and Jenny Cowdrey, raised the Grand Champion Rate of Grain Steer, which sold to Old Firehouse Brewery for $1.00/lb. at 1,410 lbs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:46:20 EST Dozens of items seized from McElroy home GEORGETOWN — The News Democrat acquired the search warrant and lists of inventory seized from the residence of Brown County Courthouse employee Barbie L. McElroy and husband Rick McElroy. The lists provide clarification on the actual... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:38:05 EST EBOLA QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS How do I protect myself against Ebola? Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:23:18 EST Fair results: Dept. 16 and 18 Pet Pal Companions, First, Natalie Mitchell; Second, Lily Martin; Third, Macey FisherClub Leadership, First, Alicia Gifford; Second, Laura Wood Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:09:24 EST Jr. Fair Baking awards 4-H Foods Department Awards Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:06:13 EST Fair results: Pocket pets Pocket PetsJr.First, Luke Clubb, Red Oak Ranchers; Second, Zackery Clubb, Red Oak Ranchers; Third, Jarrett Ingle, Truth SeekersSr. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:03:11 EST Dept. 16-18 Pet Pal Companions, First, Natalie Mitchell; Second, Lily Martin; Third, Macey FisherClub Leadership, First, Alicia Gifford; Second, Laura Wood Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:02:28 EST Fair results: Gardening, Crops, and Tobacco awards Growing With the SeasonsFirst, Alicia Gifford; Third, Nathan BixlerVegetable GardeningFirst, Alicia Gifford; Second, Kasey Spires; Third, Caterina Rockey; Fourth, Nathan Bixler; Fifth, Jeremy Ackley Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:25 EST Jr. Fair Goat Show results Grand Champion Brown County Born and Raised Boer Market: J.D. HanselReserve Champion Brown County Born and Raised Boer Market: Faith RosselotGrand Champion Brown County Born and Raised Dairy Market: Jessica Tolle Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:23 EST Jr. Fair Market Gilt Show Underweight - 196 to 215 lbs.Jacob Shannon, Georgetown FFA, Kate Stratton, Trail Blazers and Tanner Fowler placed AClass 1 - 220 to 232 lbs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:22 EST Bred and Born Market Barrow Show at fair Class 1 - 220 to 235 lbs. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:20 EST Brown County Fair Demonstration Contest Sr. Division Individual: First, Morgan Cowdrey; Second: Damian NesbitSr. TeamFirst: Madison Layton and Kala Tomlin; Second; Kasey Canter and Shelby GriffithMeat Judging Jr. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:17 EST Reader responds to Rhonda Frodge letter To the editor:I would like to respond to a letter submitted by Rhonda Frodge. At least I think she wrote it. She certainly takes ownership of it. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:37:12 EST Probate/Juvenile Court election thoughts To the editor: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:37:10 EST Rockets end season with tough loss on the road CINCINNATI - A new practice field was the site of what would be the Fayetteville Rockets last soccer game of the season on the road at Seven Hills School in Cincinnati. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:37:06 EST Marriages Derek Ryan Traylor, 22, Sardinia, fabricator and Chelsea Marie Luman, 20, Sardinia, homemakerRyan James Becht, 40, Georgetown, account executive and Miranda Beth Young, 32, Georgetown, cosmetologist Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:37:05 EST