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    Merchants to build new bank in Georgetown

    By Martha B. Jacob –  After months of planning, a 15 minute meeting was held on Thursday, May 31 as Merchants National Bank purchased the vacant lot across the street from its current location, at [...]
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    Fite charged with multiple rapes

    By Wayne Gates –  A Ripley man is facing multiple felonies after being charged with unlawful sexual conduct with two children. Daniel Fite is accused of a total of eight counts of Rape, all first [...]
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    Unbuckled drivers dying on Ohio roads

    By Wayne Gates –  14 people on the road in Ohio were killed over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Less than half of them were wearing a seat belt. “It’s a shame that failing to [...]
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    Celebrating Memorial Day

    By Wayne Gates –  Memorial Day was marked in Brown County with a number of parades and ceremonies on May 28. One of the largest gatherings was in the Green Township Cemetery in Mt. Orab, [...]
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    QRT Team having success

    By Wayne Gates –  Every Thursday, the members of the Brown County Quick Response Team get together to try and help someone break the addiction cycle. “They review drug related calls from that week. Then [...]

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