Thefts reported

Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department took two theft reports on Friday.

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Task force arrest repeat offender

NEWELL DEREK ANTHONY

A repeat offender was arrested Thursday for trafficking in heroin as part of a Logan County Joint Drug Task Force investigation.

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County Road 21 bridge closed

Logan County Engineer Scott Coleman has closed the historic Whipple Truss bridge on County Road 21 over the Great Miami River.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST

Judicial oath

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Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy administers the oath of office to William T. Goslee, who was sworn in as Logan County Common Pleas Judge on Thursday afternoon. He replaces Judge Mark S. O’Connor, who is retiring after more than 26 years on the bench. He officially takes office Jan. 1 although he said he has been working closely with Judge O’Connor for several months and will continue to do so after the start of the year to make the transition as seamless as possible. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

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New prosecutor

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Eric Stewart, left, took his oath of office Thursday as his wife, Monica, holds a Bible and Logan County Common Pleas Judge Mark S. O’Connor administers the oath for Logan County Prosecutor. Mr. Stewart’s term begins Jan. 1. (EXAMINER PHOTO | JOEL E. MAST)

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