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Jamestown News

09/20/2018 10:02 PM
Beans, beans and more beans -

Running Friday, Sept. 21 and Saturday, Sept. 22, the downtown Jamestown event will feature a plethora of beans, pork loin sandwiches and other yummy food, along with rids and games for the kids and lots of chances to win prizes.


09/19/2018 03:03 PM
Village office get facelift

Greene County News The Village of Jamestown recognized several people who helped remodel the council meeting room. Businesses involved were Hall J Hill Painting, Elite Painting, Tonya Whaley Painting, and Henderson Painting.


09/04/2018 03:16 PM
Education Digest -

Greeneview High Schoool 2018 graduates Tylor Tackett and Aleah Simpson received the Elmo B. Higham and Ollie B. Higham Scholarships. These four-year scholarships are awarded by the Jamestown Area Foundation each year to one male and one female at Greeneview High School and include all tuition, room, board, and text books at any state of Ohio public supported college or university.


08/24/2018 08:27 PM
The story of the Jamestown Canning Factory

When the earliest settlers arrived in Greene County the blacksmith was one of the first tradesmen to arrive the next most important person to settle in a community was the miller. There were many mills in the county located near streams from which power was drawn to run the water wheel which in turn powered the equipment inside the mill.


08/23/2018 11:27 AM
Area Religion Digest -

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will present "A Dearth of Width: Tiny House Living" beginning 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 26. Mary Stukenberg, of Yellow Springs, lives in a tiny house and plans to explain what the tiny-house life has given her and what it has to teach. She believes that an informal community is an ideal place for this living style.