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UPDATE: Victims in fatal crash identified



Logan County Sheriff's deputies report West Mansfield area resident Norman J. Laferriere, 25, and Marco A. Acosta, 26, of LaRue, were pronounced dead at the scene of Friday evening's two-vehicle crash in Union Township. 

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 June 2014

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New audit paints picture of Tri County’s decline

A new audit released by the Ohio Development Services Agency paints a gloomy picture of the past year of Tri County Community Action’s operation.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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LOCAL NOTES: Bingo canceled Sunday in Belle Center


The Top of Ohio Pet Shelter has announced bingo at the Richland Township Memorial Building has been canceled Sunday, June 15, because of sealing work on the floor.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Man lodged for domestic violence

David W. Turvey, 42, of 16098 N. State Route 235, Lot 33, Belle Center, was charged with domestic violence following an incident at his residence Thursday evening.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Unresponsive man transported to hospital

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department and Bellefontaine squad personnel responded Thursday evening to 212 1⁄2 E. Sandusky Ave. on a report of an unresponsive man.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Child abuser sentenced

UNION COUNTY — Lesley “Lee” Kent Phillips III, 21, of Marysville, pleaded guilty to felonious assault and was sentenced to a term of seven years in prison in the Union County Court of Common Pleas.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Outreach centers spotlighted

Upgrades and summer time programs for the local community outreach centers were discussed Thursday during a regular meeting of the board of directors for Logan County Children’s Services.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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UPDATE: Crash injures one

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Carl “Dwight” Spencer, 78, of Rushsylvania, was transported Thursday afternoon by Bellefontaine EMS to Mary Rutan Hospital for minor injuries sustained in a crash that occurred nearby his residence. Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report he was operating an eastbound car in the 4800 block of County Road 20 about 3 p.m. when he stated he fell asleep. His vehicle then went off the left side of the road and struck a fence and a tree. Mr. Spencer was cited for failure to control. Rushcreek Township Fire Department also responded to the scene. (PHOTO | TRACI GRAY-MILLER)

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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