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    Contractor chosen for jail project

    By Wayne Gates The Brown County Commissioners have chosen a contractor for the expansion of the Brown County Jail. Endeavor Construction of Pleasant Plain, Ohio submitted a bid of $3,378,000 for the project. No timeline [...]
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    Ellis promoted to Major General

    U.S. Army Press Release The sheriff of Brown County, Ohio, and commanding general of the 38th Infantry Division was promoted to major general on July 13. Maj. Gen. Gordon L. Ellis, also resident of Brown [...]
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    Surveying the new county

    By Ned Lodwick In 1786 it became evident that there was not enough land south of the Ohio for Virginia to give to her veterans of the Revolutionary War in lieu of cash for their [...]
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    How to shop for trees

    By Steve Boehme Counting sheep to relax yourself isn’t nearly as effective as plowing your way through the American Nursery & Landscape Association (ANLA) American Standard for Nursery Stock, a 129-page book that explains in [...]
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    Lions and Tigers and Monkeys. Oh my!

    By Martha Jacob I took a trip to the Cincinnati Zoo last week with a small group of family and friends. It brought back memories of when I was a child about eight years old, [...]

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