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Local learners get lessons in leadership

A group of 120 students from Logan County schools got a series of lessons in leadership qualities from motivational speakers and local business leaders Wednesday during the Leaders in Action event.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Dino-mite story time

Area children and their families can liven up their wintertime routines through interactive weekly activities offered at the Knowlton Library, 220 N. Main St., through Feb. 26.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Tax instruction booklets now must be ordered, no longer available locally

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Representatives from the Logan County District Libraries reported this week that the Internal Revenue Service will no longer provide tax instruction booklets to libraries, post offices and other area locations. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Former BHS football coach passes away

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Greg Peitsmeyer, who led Bellefontaine's football program to some of its most glorious years, passed away Wednesday night after a battle with cancer. He was 60.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Suspended driver cited in second crash of the week

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Joe E. Judd, 40, of Rushsylvania, was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead, driving under suspension and fictitious registration following a crash Tuesday morning on County Road 20. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Man lodged on warrants

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Marcus Gant, 25, of Lima, was arrested Wednesday on Franklin County warrants for carrying concealed weapons, possession of dangerous ordnance, tampering with evidence and having weapons under disability after a 4:50 p.m. traffic stop.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Elderly man dies after reported self-inflicted gun shot wound

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Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office responded about 2:40 p.m. Wednesday to 16098 N. State Route 235, lot 19, Belle Center, on a report of a man who had shot himself. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Delays for Thursday, Jan. 22

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The following schools have delayed or canceled classes as a result of this morning's icy road conditions.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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