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During a press conference at the Ohio Statehouse on Monday, Ohio Auditor and Attorney General-Elect Dave Yost, State Senator Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House), and State Representative Shane Wilkin (R-Hillsboro) announced proposed state legislation that would ensure financial resources…

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For the second straight year, the Waverly High School softball team got together to distribute turkeys to those in need for Thanksgiving. Armed with 30 turkeys to give away, the Lady Tigers met on Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Pike County Swim Club where they fanned out to the city streets to don…

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Pike's Past

Pike's Past

By Jim Henry

Pike's Past is a column that runs in the News Watchman every Wednesday. He has been writing for the publication since September of 1976 and is renowned for his knowledge of Pike County history. Henry frequently speaks at gatherings throughout the region to speak about history and present slide shows from his extensive collection of historical photographs.

Rural Rendezvous

Rural Rendezvous

By Sherry M. Stanley

Sherry M. Stanley has resided in the country all her life. She enjoys all aspects of country living, especially gardening and spending time with her animal companions — dogs, goats, horses, and a cat — in Ross County.

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