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‘Stuff the Bus’ concludes with record number of donations

The United Way of Logan County’s 2014 “Stuff the Bus” campaign ended Monday with a record number of school supplies donated, valued at between $10,000-$11,000.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 August 2014

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Stop signs to be installed at south Oak Street

Motorists traversing the 300 block of Oak Street on the south side of Lakeview soon will have to observe a stop sign at the intersection of Center Street. 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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Trafficking, possession pleas entered



A defendant who soon will be a father told judge Mark S. O’Connor on Monday that impending fatherhood has him reconsidering his involvement in using and selling drugs.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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Ben Logan moves toward expansion of athletic facilities

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During a regular board meeting Monday, the Benjamin Logan Board of Education accepted a $30,000 donation for athletic facilities from the Lewis and Dorothy Tamplin Trust “that will allow the district to move forward” with plans to construct a new facility “to expand opportunities in the area of health and wellness” for student athletes.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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Russells Point selected for major CDBG grant

Russells Point Village Council in a regular meeting on Monday learned it has been approved for a few hundred thousands dollars worth of storm water improvements within the village.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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POLICE BEAT: Boy bitten in the face

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An almost three-year-old boy was bitten in the face by an unknown dog Monday evening as he was playing with his own puppy in the yard of 204 Lawrence St.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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Crash nets OVI charge


Melissa M. Moss, 56, of 10751 Flowing Well Road, Quincy, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs following a crash about 6:10 p.m. Saturday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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Dollar General enters bidding for Family Dollar

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — There’s now a bidding war for Family Dollar, with Dollar General offering about $8.95 billion for the discounter in an effort to trump Dollar Tree’s bid.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 August 2014

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