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home : local news April 26, 2017 

Proud day for WFD
Shown above (from the left) during the official ribbon-cutting for the WFD Training Academy’s new burn building are WFD Assistant Chief Roman Brandau; Fire Training Coordinator through the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Div. of EMS Jack Smith; Wellston Councilman Nick Rupert II; Ohio Department of Commerce representative Lisa Caldwell; State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers; Wellston Mayor Connie Pelletier; State Representative Ryan Smith; Jackson County Commissioner Paul Haller; Wellston Council President Chris Brenner; Wellston Superintendent of Schools Karen Boch; and WFD Chief Ryan Pelletier. (Telegram Photos By Phillip Buffington)

Shown above (from the left) during the official ribbon-cutting for the WFD Training Academy’s new burn building are WFD Assistant Chief Roman Brandau; Fire Training Coordinator through the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Div. of EMS Jack Smith; Wellston Councilman Nick Rupert II; Ohio Department of Commerce representative Lisa Caldwell; State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers; Wellston Mayor Connie Pelletier; State Representative Ryan Smith; Jackson County Commissioner Paul Haller; Wellston Council President Chris Brenner; Wellston Superintendent of Schools Karen Boch; and WFD Chief Ryan Pelletier. (Telegram Photos By Phillip Buffington)

"This is something we've never done in Wellston and it's not something done very often in the State of Ohio." These were the opening remarks given from Wellston Fire Department (WFD) Assistant Chief Roman Brandau during an open house event held last week at the WFD Station 2 site on Second Street in Wellston.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Campers, RVs targeted at U-Store-It
The Jackson Police Department is investigating the burglary or attempted burglary of at least six different recreational vehicles or campers which were parked at the U-Store-It lot at 1475 Mayhew Road, Jackson, which is located just off State Route 32.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Night burglars target cemetery equipment
Crime can happen anytime and about anywhere, and now the Jackson Police Department reports that not even the city's largest cemetery is exempt.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Jackson City announces mowing season rules
The mowing season has arrived and the city of Jackson wants to remind everyone that the following requirements are to be met during the mowing season (Ref. Codified Ordinance 557):
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Crime Watch for April 22, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Discovery of pills results in charge after traffic stop
A young Wellston area man faces a felony-level drug charge in Jackson after police officers found prescription pills in his possession and in his vehicle following a traffic stop late Wednesday afternoon, April 19.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Wellston Council talks issues with storm sewers
Wellston City Engineer Tim Wojdacz told members of council this week that the time to start addressing issues with the city's storm sewers is now.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
OVCC request for support turned down
Following weeks of review and discussion with the likes of Jackson City Schools Superintendent Phil Howard, Jackson School District Treasurer Rachel King, Jackson Mayor Randy Heath and Ohio Valley Conservation Coalition (OVCC) Chair Joel Wood, the Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted recently to deny the OVCC's request for a resolution of support.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Three indicted in infant's death; malnutrition alleged
A young Vinton County mother and a local couple who were reportedly responsible for child care have all been indicted in connection with the death last summer of an infant child, who investigators say died of malnutrition.
Friday, April 21, 2017
Jackson bricks sell like hotcakes
At its most recent auction on Saturday, April 8, the City of Jackson had an unusual item on the selling block - approximately 100,000 bricks which were available because of the street resurfacing project on Main Street.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Airport Authority member appointed; roof bid okayed
Though it was not unanimous, the Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted this week to appoint a new member to the county's Airport Authority Board.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Child-porn suspect pleads 'not guilty'
The young Vinton County man who faces a 73-count indictment in a child pornography and telecommunications theft case has pled not guilty to those charges in Vinton County Common Pleas Court.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Medical Marijuana operators eyeing Vinton County
A proposal to grow legalized medical Marijuana in Vinton County drew a cool reception at Monday morning's meeting of the Vinton County commissioners.
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017


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