Fair attendance up almost 2,500

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Paid attendance at the 2015 Logan County Fair was up by 2,492 visitors over last year, fair personnel reported.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

A reason to cheer: Columbus Marathon patient champion has local ties

Thirteen-year-old Billy Chapman and his family had much to celebrate this past March, when he received news from his doctors that he was allowed to do many activities he had missed, like running and jumping, after being confined to a wheelchair for about seven months.

  • Written by MANDY LOEHR

Boys win bragging rights for a year

It came down to cheers as the boys team bested the girls team in the annual Junior Fair Board’s Barnyard Olympics in the show arena Saturday.

  • Written by CONNER SCOTT

Man charged with weapons under disability, child endangering

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Raymond E. Triplett, 24, of 270 Grove Ave., Lakeview, was charged with a felony count of having weapons under disability and four felony counts of child endangering following an incident at his residence early Sunday morning. 

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Motorists charged with OVI

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department have filed charges on a motorist who hit a guy wire and flipped his sport utility vehicle around 10:05 p.m. Friday. The crash photo appeared in Saturday’s paper.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF