Navy: Ohio man among sailors missing after ship collision

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CABLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man engaged to be married next year is among those still missing after the U.S. Navy called off a search for sailors from a destroyer that collided with an oil tanker near Singapore.

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FFA chapter advances to nationals in 2 categories

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Ridgemont Board of Education members approved at their Thursday evening meeting the FFA Chapter’s trip to the FFA National Convention Oct. 25-28, where the group will be recognized for being named in the Top 10 in the country in two divisions, and three members also will compete as National Proficiency finalists. 

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Dump truck bed shuts down U.S. 33 lanes

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MARYSVILLE — Elmer R. Hoffer, 77, of Urbana, was cited by Union County Sheriff’s deputies for failure to maintain reasonable control of his vehicle after the bed of a dump truck he was operating at 8:47 a.m. Thursday on westbound U.S. Route 33 became wedged under the Beecher Gamble Road overpass.

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Four identified in vandalism

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Chayton Hartman, 15, of 556 E. Chillicothe Ave., was charged Thursday with delinquency criminal mischief and disorderly conduct for damaging a restroom at Union Station, 613 Hamilton St., on Aug. 16.

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