Motorist charged with OVI in fiery Sidney crash

CATHCART RYAN

CATHCART

SIDNEY — Ryan Joseph Cathcart is being held at the Shelby County Jail on driving under the influence charges related to the crash, WHIO-TV reports, for driving a pickup truck into a natural gas line and a building on North Ohio Avenue in Sidney, sparking a large fire that destroyed the structure.  

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Man succumbs to gunshot wound injury

LoCoSheriffStar Dodds

Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report that a victim of an apparent self-inflicted gun shot wound to the head succumbed to his injuries Monday afternoon.

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Man lodged for CPO violation

BALL ROBERT

BALL

Robert C. Ball, 23, of Urbana, was arrested Monday for violating a protection and resisting arrest.

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Dispatchers: First to arrive on the scene

The very first responders of a traffic crash or structure fire aren’t necessarily law enforcement officers or emergency medical technicians who arrive on site, but the dispatchers coordinating those efforts, often from multiple agencies. 

  • Written by NATE SMITH

Community Development Block Grant options on table

Huntsville Mayor William Jenkins presented council members with information about the 2017 Logan County Community Development Block Grant program during a recent village council meeting. 

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