Levy request altered, funding for faith-based recovery house approved

Voters will see a slightly smaller tax request than previously announced after the Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Services Board of Logan and Champaign Counties approved a new measure at its quarterly meeting Tuesday.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Parks director hopes to have Nature Works project finished by May

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If paperwork can be shuffled fast enough, Bellefontaine Joint Parks and Recreation District Superintendent Kris Myers told the board Tuesday, he would like to have an improvement project at Mary Rutan Park finished by May.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Logan County self-advocate ascends to interviewer post

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Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities representative Jacob Hawk soon will use his friendly personality and attention to detail to be an advocate for others with developmental disabilities. 

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  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Joseph Pilkington trial delayed, new prosecutor named

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The sexual battery trial for the father of three boys authorities believe were suffocated by their mother was postponed, and a special prosecutor was named to handle the case.

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  • Written by REUBEN MEES