Police Records

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Reports/Ohio State Highway Patrol ¯ A two-car crash occurred May 28 on Ohio 550 in Barlow Township. William J. Lumley, 22, of 14012 State Route 550, Fleming, and Jamilynn K. Biedel, 56, of 47 Burchett Alley, Waterford, were both eastbound on Ohio 550. Lumley was overtaking Biedel’s ...

Property Transfers

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Adams Township ¯ Elden D. Augenstein to Keith E. and Sandra K. Wagner trustees, 120 Augenstein Lane, land and parcels, $733,000, warranty deed. Belpre Township ¯ Mark A. Lang to Gabriel Pritchett and McKayla Lynn McClain, 148 Oak Drive, land and parcels, $136,500, joint ...

Marriages and Divorces

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Marriages The following individuals recently filed for marriage licenses at the Washington County Courthouse: ¯ Matthew Wayne Owens, 40, and Tanya Michelle Brown, 41, both of Vincent; June 4. ¯ Lilyan Taylor Wright, 23, and Jackson David Starkey, 22, both of Parkersburg; June 4. ¯ ...

Cub Scouts camp offers fun, learning opportunities

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In just three days, children ages 5-10 have filled greenspace at the Broughton Nature Preserve just outside Marietta city limits with triumphs, laughter and even a little fire. “One of the goals of Cub Scouts is age-appropriate,” explained Bob Sheridan, a district commissioner for the ...

Judges want probation department

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Washington County Common Pleas judges met with the Washington County Commission on Thursday to discuss a two-year grant they will soon receive from the state. The grant, funded through the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, will provide $225,000 per year. “The purpose of ...

Commission approves jail grant application

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An application for the possible funding of a Washington County Jail improvement project was approved Thursday by the Washington County Commission. Some $50 million for county jail projects is available through Senate Bill 310. Buckeye Hills Regional Council announced in January that grants ...