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Police investigate hit-and-run

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department are looking for information regarding a dark green Ford sedan, either a Focus or Taurus model, as part of a Saturday hit-and-run investigation.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 January 2015

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Newell lodged after overdose treatment

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Derek A. Newell, 30, at large, was charged with possession of prescription narcotics after he overdosed around 1:35 a.m. Saturday.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 January 2015

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SHERIFF BEAT: Teen transported following C.R. 50 crash

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Shelby R. Payne, 18, of Ridgeway, was transported by private vehicle to Mary Rutan Hospital for possible injuries sustained in a crash about 4 a.m. Saturday.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 January 2015

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GOOD MORNING! GOOD NEWS! Local programs help family beat winter chill

While temperatures hovered around 0 degrees in recent weeks, the Newland family of Quincy was staying toasty warm in their newly weatherized house, complete with a new furnace, thanks to assistance from several local programs. 

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 January 2015

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Systems chew up food, biowaste to make gas, other products

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Communities in Ohio and the nation are beginning to look at ways to direct food and organic materials into centralized anaerobic digestion systems and finding the idea reduces waste hauled to landfills while producing moneymaking byproducts.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 January 2015

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Midwest Regional ESC reorganizes, set to trim number of members

 

Randy Sailor was elected president of the Midwest Regional Educational Service Center during a reorganizational meeting Thursday, with Larry Mouser serving as vice president.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 January 2015

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Man found dead during well being check

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department found Bellefontaine resident Bethel Johnson, 67, dead when they responded to his 1600 S. Detroit St., Apt. 38, residence for a well-being check at about 11:30 a.m. Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 January 2015

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‘The boy who came back from heaven’ recants story

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Books being pulled from shelves

Last Updated on Friday, 16 January 2015

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