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Fallen soldier’s fight for freedom detailed

A 1951 graduate of Washington Local Schools in Lewistown who lost his life in the Korean War was remembered Thursday at the fifth annual Freedom Breakfast hosted by the Indian Lake High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Chapter.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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Memory markers

Memories have a way of bringing groups of people together, as Bellefontaine Intermediate School students have learned recently with a project they developed to beautify their school and also to preserve special moments from their school year.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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Morrison named Trooper of the Year for 2nd year in a row

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Trooper Jacob C. Morrison recently was selected by his peers at the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol as the Post Trooper of the Year for the second consecutive year.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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Local paratrooper participating in historic jump exercise

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Army Pfc. Jake Noble of West Mansfield, an Airborne infantryman in the Army’s famed 82nd “All-American” Airborne Division, is taking part in the “Trident Juncture 15” and the “Ultimate Reach 16” exercise, to be conducted jointly in Zaragoza, Spain.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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Quest branches out at Indian Lake

Quest Community Church of West Liberty is branching out to the Indian Lake community with the launch of its Quest Indian Lake campus, with its second service set for 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, at Indian Lake Middle School.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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SHERIFF BEAT: Teen, adult arrested at Quincy park

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Michael W. O’Connor, 20, of 3021 Township Road 247, DeGraff, and a 15 year old Quincy girl were arrested early Thursday morning after an incident at Finfrock Park, 505 Carlisle St., Quincy. 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

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Motorists cited in crashes

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Roxanna P. Wilt, 48, of Bellefontaine, was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead after a 3 p.m. Wednesday injury crash at Main Street and Washington Avenue.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 November 2015

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Helping hands

When Benjamin Logan sixth-grader Damian Castle was told to look for inspiration inside himself and in the influential people in his life, his mind instinctively went toward his close friend and classmate, Connor Strobridge, who died in a car crash earlier this year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 November 2015

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