Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Band booster club ex-treasurer charged with theft

NEWARK, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a former booster club treasurer accused of stealing about $67,000 meant for a central Ohio high school band has been indicted for theft.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014

Hits: 218

Read more...

Ohio man convicted of killing mom, keeping body

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man faces a life prison sentence after being convicted of fatally stabbing his mother then living in the house with the decomposing corpse for about six months.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014

Hits: 253

Read more...

Ohio State band marches on after director's firing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State marching band is moving forward without its director: A day after he was fired, the band is performing with the Columbus Symphony in what is often considered its unofficial season kickoff

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014

Hits: 150

Read more...

Ohio woman won't be jailed for abandoning 2 kids

CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge has found a 31-year-old mother not guilty by reason of insanity on charges that she abandoned her two young children at a Cleveland homeless shelter in May.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014

Hits: 100

Read more...

Ohio again testing for West Nile virus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state of Ohio is again testing mosquitoes for West Nile virus after the program became a victim of federal budget cuts last year.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 July 2014

Hits: 79

Read more...

Biden, in Ohio, urges infrastructure, job training

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that more investment in infrastructure and job training is needed to increase economic opportunities in the nation's cities.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

Hits: 142

Read more...

Insurers owe more than $1.2M in refunds in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal officials say around 35,000 Ohioans will benefit from more than $1.2 million in refunds from insurance companies because of a provision in President Barack Obama's health care law.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

Hits: 153

Read more...

Judge OKs settlement ends Ohio workers comp case

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation will pay out $420 million to state employers that were overcharged for insurance premiums under a settlement approved Thursday by a judge.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 July 2014

Hits: 129

Read more...