Vivian Coleen Charles E Bates Sr Earl Lainhart Michael D Karos Jr John H Kirk Janet R Meyer Patsy A Clark Dorothy J Schroeder Broncos trample the G-Men, 73-40 Rockets down the Devils, 59-55 Seven new inductees to enter WBHS Sports Hall of Fame Lady Warriors ascend to 13-1 Broncos finish 2nd of 22 teams in Hammer and Anvil Invitational Hedwig Lambert Billie G Walkup Nine generations of Dragoo’s have lived in Ripley since 1734 Plywood on vacant properties must be replaced Doug Green sworn into office Uecker sworn in for Senate term Floyd Newberry Jr Donna F Lang Gene Warren Dwight L Fulton Virginia A O’Neil Anne L Durbin-Thomas Marietta Dunn Charles L Latchford Broncos win ‘Battle of 32’ Lady Broncos claim win over Bethel-Tate Jays top Warriors, fall to Mustangs Lady Warriors claim top spot in SHAC with win over Lynchburg-Clay Broncos buck the Lions, 54-51 James N DeHaas Questions still linger in Stuart explosion Ripley Police Department prepares for 2017 New Massey Ferguson dealership in Red Oak Killen Station Power Plant employees donate to A.N.G.E.L.S. Project, help 162 children Ripley Library presents ‘Drawing Basics with Jeanne Grant each Thursday in February Robert Bechdolt Carl E Lindsey Audrey F Maher LeJeune Howser Tammy L Connor Henry C Mayhall Jr Chad Spilker Frank W Kemmeter Jr Wanda J Howard Dorothy Huff Colon C Malott Eastern varsity teams come out on top to capture Brown County Holiday Classic crowns WBHS Army JROTC hosts rifle shooting competition Bronco varsity wrestling team unbeaten at 8-0 Blue Jays finish 1-1 in Ripley Pepsi Classic Mona G Van Vooren Hiram Beardsworth Avery W McCleese Ethel E Long Local teacher writes book to help families deal with loss Ripley mayor and administrator wrap up 2016, prepare for 2017 “Ripley Community Fellowship Dinners” offered every Thursday through February for the community Estel Earhart Roy Stewart Tenacious ‘D’ leads Lady Jays to victory over Blanchester on day one of Ripley Pepsi Classic Fayetteville’s Thompson, Jester earn SWOFCA All-City honors Jays fall to Blanchester on first day of Pepsi Classic Ticket details announced for OHSAA basketball and wrestling state tournaments Jerri K McKenzie Randy D Vaughn Ripley Police Dept. receives equipment for K9 unit Ripley Women’s Club contest winners named Three sentenced in court Senior holiday health tips for a safer season Keeping dogs safe in cold temperatures PRC thanks all who helped throughout the year Dennis R Sissel Esther O Brown G-Men go on scoring rampage for 77-41 win over Cardinals Warriors climb to 4-2 with wins over West Union, Lynchburg Rockets top Whiteoak for first win Shirley M Bray Wonderful year for Ripley River Village Christmas “Friends of Ripley Kids” (F.O.R.K.) helping students with needs Denver W Emmons Carl W Liebig Mary L McKinley Blake C Roush Louis A Koewler William D Cornetet Western Brown dedicates Perry Ogden Court Lady Warrior win streak hits 5 Lady Rockets wrap up tough week on the hardwood Barons rally for win over Broncos Aberdeen gets K-9 unit for police department New principal at St. Michael’s Catholic School RULH FCCLA students participate in Orlando for ‘Cluster Meeting’ Wreath Laying Ceremony at Maplewood Cemetery on Dec. 17 Thelma L Ernst Roy L Bruce Ken Leimberger Cathye J Bunthoff

Vivian Coleen

Vivian Coleen passed away peacefully on January 16, 2017. She was a resident of Indian Hill. She was born to Lee and Mable Miller of Batavia, OH, September 15, 1925. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Carl (Bud) Rumpke and sister Carolyn Virginia Miller, sister Nancy (Jim) McCord resides in Phoenix AZ. […]

Earl Lainhart

Earl Lainhart, age 95 of Russellville, Ohio, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at his residence.  He was a United States Army WWII Era Veteran, a farmer and retired from the Brown County Highway Department.  He attended many Pentecostal Holiness Churches in the surrounding area.  Mr. Lainhart was born December 29, 1921 in Jackson County, Kentucky […]

Michael D Karos Jr

Michael D. Karos Jr., 70, of Amelia, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Mercy Health Jewish Hospital. He was born July 6, 1946 in Pittsburgh, PA, son of the late Michael Karos and Edna Lucas Bean. He was married to Deborah Huston Karos, who survives, for 34 years. Michael was part owner of J&M […]

John H Kirk

John Howard Kirk, 73 years old of Utopia, Ohio, passed away on January 18, 2017, at his Home in Utopia, Ohio.  Husband of the Late Hildreth M Franklin Kirk. He is survived by his 2 Sons: John H. (Eva)  Kirk, Jr. and Kevin D. (Joyce) Kirk.  6 Grandchildren:  Stephanie Kirk-O’Hearn, Brandon (Kelsey) Kirk, Kevin Kirk […]

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