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    Hackworth gets six years

    By Wayne Gates –  Billy Hackworth will spend the next six years in prison for causing the overdose death of Clint Doss last October. Hackworth pleaded guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter, a first degree felony, on [...]
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    Talking ‘Drugs, Danger and Death’ to kids

    By Wayne Gates –  Ripley High School students heard about the dangers of drugs from a number of community leaders on May 9. Brown County Probate/Juvenile Judge Danny Bubp, Brown County Drug and Major Crimes Task [...]
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    KiCam Books and Gifts opens in Mt. Orab

    By Martha B. Jacob –  The Village of Mt. Orab welcomed another new business to the neighborhood with the grand opening of KiCam Books and Gifts, located at 309 North High Street in the location [...]
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    Applegate chosen for commissioner

    By Wayne Gates –  Brown County primary voters went to the polls on May 4. Here are the unofficial results. In the only opposed race for county office, incumbent Brown County Commissioner Tony Applegate defeated [...]
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    Brittany Stykes remembered

    By Wayne Gates –  For five years now, the family and friends of Brittany Stykes have gathered on May 4 to celebrate her birthday. They stand near the spot on Highway 68 near Gooselick Road [...]
Sports

Lady Warriors are SHAC track & field champions

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Eastern’s Hopkins, Staggs, Farris capture individual conference titles –  By Wade Linville –  Backed by some outstanding performances from several members of the Eastern High School girls’ track & field team, the Lady Warriors were [...]

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Lady Rockets soar to district finals

Fayetteville-Perry softball squad tops Cincinnati Country Day, 10-0, in Southwest District Division IV Sectional Tourney finals By Wade Linville –  The No. 1 seed Fayetteville-Perry Lady Rockets headed to the Southwest District Division IV Championship Game […]