Urbana motorist faces OVI charge

BellefontainePolice Patch

John M. Ferguson, 42, of Urbana, was charged Monday with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and cited for failure to control, failure to stop after a crash and open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.


Despite rain, cruise in participants have fun

The first real heavy rains of the summer couldn’t have come at a worse time for organizers of downtown Bellefontaine’s most popular annual event.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Less mowing opens the way for other city, county projects

The 2016 mowing season started out with a strong growing season across the county, but a prolonged dry spell has reduced the need to mow for Bellefontaine’s Parks and Streets departments, opening the door for other work.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST