Stop by any Adams County Public Library location to pick up copies of federal or Ohio state tax forms. This year, the IRS will no longer send public libraries copies of federal tax instruction booklets or forms.


On Jan. 22, officers of the West Union Police Department received a tip from an unknown caller that there was possible drug activity at a home in the Village of West Union. The officers of the West Union Police Department and deputies from the Adams County Sheriff's Office responded to the home.


The Board of Adams County Commissioners met in regular session on Jan. 14 , with the following members present: Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, and Paul Worley. Clerk Diane Ward was also present.


County appropriations saw an almost $600,000 increase, growing from $7.9 million in 2014 to $8.5 million in 2015. A portion of the increase is accounted for by changes in how funding is appropriated and by department transitions.


LAST YEAR THEY HAD THE DRIVING FLY FOUNDATION. TIME TO CHECK WITH RANDI RICO AND SEE WHAT'S COMING OUR WAY IN THE FORECAST, RANDI.


The Adams County Veterans' Commissioner, Disabled American Veterans, and the Marine Corps League worked together to erect a flagpole at the Senior Center and Veterans' Services Office in West Union. The Adams County Veterans' Commissioner, Disabled American Veterans, and the Marine Corps League worked together to erect a flagpole at the Senior Center and Veterans' Services Office in West Union.


The Board of Adams County Commissioners met in regular session on Dec. 22 with the following members present: Brian Baldridge, Stephen Caraway, and Paul Worley. Clerk Diane Ward was also present.


Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Titus Gilliland photographs the automobile involved in Wednesday morning's fatal crash after it was towed to Wilson's Body Shop. Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Titus Gilliland photographs the automobile involved in Wednesday morning's fatal crash after it was towed to Wilson's Body Shop.


On Jan. 10 at about 8:00 p.m., West Union auxiliary police officer, Tom England, came in contact with a male, identified as Grover C. Bishop Sr., who was found wandering at the corner of Washington and McArthur streets in the Village of West Union. When Officer England approached Bishop, he appeared to be somewhat confused.


The garage at 1900 Cedar Mills Rd. was fully engulfed and declared a total loss after firefighters extinguished the blaze. The garage at 1900 Cedar Mills Rd. was fully engulfed and declared a total loss after firefighters extinguished the blaze.


The employees of Dayton Power and Light and Local 175 are supplying more than electric these days. Along with the help from family members and friends, the employees were able to provide Christmas to 126 children at Washington-Nile Elementary School this Christmas season.


The Manchester Village Council met for a special meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 13. at the Manchester Community Building with council member Sarah Freeman excused from the meeting due to illness. The agenda for the meeting focuses on the setting of meeting times, a discussion of the location of the Clerk's office, personnel, and real estate.


Chief Richard Phillips and Sergeant Matthew Windle of the Seaman Police Department responded to an anonymous tip that a possible methamphetamine lab was in operation at 26 Lewis Lane in Seaman on Monday, Jan. 12. When they inspected the home, two working meth labs, two smoker bottles, and an undisclosed amount of finished product was allegedly found. Bethany Turner, 29, of Seaman; Jeremy Thompson, 24, of Hillsboro; and Harley Flannery, 21, of Hillsboro were placed under arrest, and four juveniles, ages 2 to 7, were taken into custody by Children's Services.


The employees of Dayton Power and Light and Local 175 are supplying more than electric these days. Along with the help from family members and friends, the employees were able to provide Christmas to 126 children at Washington-Nile Elementary School this Christmas season.


One week after representatives announced they were working with a consulting firm to help guide and manage the hospital and there would be a "tightening of the belt," Adams County Regional Medical Center laid off 22 employees in departments throughout the facility on Monday, Jan. 12. The hospital is also reducing the number of hours worked by its remaining employees.


The Adams County/Ohio Valley School District Board of Education met on Thursday, Jan. 8, for an organizational meeting at the Administrative Office Conference Room. Organizational meetings focus mainly on electing the board president and vie president, as well as procedural motions that allow administration to perform its tasks throughout the year.


From left, Erin, Owen, and Bonnie Simpkins pose with the receptacles that will be placed in local banks, C103 Studios, the OSU Extension Office, and Farm Credit Mid-America in Mt. Orab.