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  1. Pictured are some of the bike racks and the fix-it stations located throughout Adams County. These hoop-style bike racks allow cyclists to safely lock their bicycles while they are doing business in their local communities.

  2. The Adams County Board of Commissioners Wednesday proclaimed Jan. 8-14 as Adams County 4-H Week. The theme for the week is "Discover Yourself in Adams County 4-H."

  3. Five people were injured in an explosion at a power plant in Adams County Tuesday, according to the sheriff's office. Sheriff Kimmy Rogers said at least two people have been transported to area hospitals, but the extent of their injuries is unknown.

  4. It was reported around 1 p.m. Tuesday at its J.M. Stuart Station, a four-unit coal-fired power plant, according to the Environmental Protect ADAMS COUNTY, Ohio - Five people are hurt following a plant explosion at a Dayton Power and Light location in Adams County. It was reported around 1 p.m. Tuesday at its J.M. Stuart Station, a four-unit coal and diesel-generator facility, according to DP&L's website.

  5. Peter A Bennington, 53, of Manchester, OH died Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his home. He was born in Adams County, OH on May 30, 1963 to Elbert "Jr" and Alice Bennington.

  6. The newest Deputy Sheriff, Matt Roades, seems to be enjoying his time as he helps this young man search the video game bin at Walmart during the annual Shop with a Cop event. On Thursday, Dec. 22, more than 60 local children and over 30 law-enforcement officers participated in the annual Shop with a Cop event in Adams County.