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Task force intercepts marijuana shipment

Mark E. Bible, 42, of 816 Sugarbush Court, faces a fifth-degree felony count of possession of marijuana as part of investigation by detectives with the Logan County Joint Drug Task Force.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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Sidney seeks public's help

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The Sidney Police Department along with Sidney-Shelby County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public.

The Sidney Police Department is investigating two thefts of purses that occurred Sunday, February 9, 2014, in Sidney. 

The first theft occurred at Kroger’s and was reported at 1:39pm.  The second theft occurred a short time later at Wal-Mart. 

Jacob S. Martin, age 20, was arrested on unrelated charges and was found to be in possession of property from one of the purses.

The Sidney Police Department needs help in identifying two possible acquaintances of Martin who have been listed as persons of interest and may have information about the two thefts. 

Photos have been attached of the unknown male and female who were seen leaving Wal-Mart in a 4 door silver vehicle.

This is an ongoing investigation and charges related to the thefts have not been filed.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 937-492-TIPS.

A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect. Callers will remain anonymous.

Sidney-Shelby County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward up to $500 for information leading to the identity and arrest of the individuals involved in this crime.

The funds used for Crime Stoppers’ rewards are raised through donations and Municipal Court fines. Tax dollars are not used to pay rewards.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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Zupp, Logan County’s oldest veteran, turns 100

From one-room schoolhouses and World War II to a career in an ever-changing medical field, Doris Zupp has experienced her fair share of landmark moments.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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College Goal Sunday

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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Former sheriff Don Horn’s career covered the nation

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Former Logan County Sheriff Don M. Horn, who went on to become a U.S. Marshal, died Sunday. He was 96.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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Local casino tax receipts total about $540,000

Schools combined to receive more than half of the county amount

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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BLMS FLL team wins founder’s award at state tournament

Members of Benjamin Logan Middle School’s Team Mops won the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base’s Founder’s Award this weekend at the “Sport of the Mind” state tournament at the Ervin J. Nutter Center.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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BCS cancels Wednesday huddle day

Bellefontaine City Schools has canceled its huddle day previously scheduled for Wednesday, district officials report.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014

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