BMS spelling bee winner, runner-up named

Bellefontaine Middle School student Grant Lotts was named the winner of the school’s spelling bee Wednesday after he went head-to-head with runner-up Lauren Carter for 15 of the 25 total rounds. 

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Driver transported from U.S. 68 crash

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Mailon L. Curtis, 45, of Cincinnati, was transported by Macochee EMS to Mary Rutan Hospital for possible injuries sustained in a crash Wednesday morning on U.S. Route 68 just south of Bellefontaine. 

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Teen calls for help for parents

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A 15-year-old boy called authorities around 7:50 p.m. Wednesday after his parents smoked what they believed to be synthetic marijuana.

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UPDATE: Man critically injured in crash

Watter Shui, 47, of Shanghai, China, sustained life-threatening injuries in a crash involving three vehicles about 2:45 p.m. Wednesday on the westbound off ramp from U.S. Route 33 to U.S. Route 68.

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