Two face charges over phone messages

BellefontainePolice Patch

Aaron M. Mertz, 38, of 520 Eastern Ave., and Randy A. Joseph, 44, of 224 S. Detroit St., each was charged Tuesday with disorderly conduct for exchanging in a series of confrontational and threatening phone and text messages.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Dog owner cited

LoCoSheriffStar Dodds

Jessica R. Ford, 27, of 1205 Cornish Drive, DeGraff, was issued a summons for dog at large Wednesday related to an incident Tuesday.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Threat rumors spreads on social media

BellefontainePolice Patch

Irresponsible use of social media spread a rumor overnight of a threat at Bellefontaine City Schools, leading the school officers to send out a message that the alleged threat had been dealt with.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Lumber yard expands into brick and block

Combining two retail operations on opposite sides of State Route 117 puts Ohio Lumber Brick and Block in a position to expand its reach.

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  • Written by JOEL E. MAST