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Interim president named at Urbana University

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URBANA — Urbana University officials announced this week that Dr. Alex Capdeville has been named the interim president of the university, a position that he will assume after the holiday break.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

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Vehicle catches fire after driver eludes officer

SIDNEY — Deputies of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a crash that occurred about 1 a.m. today on State Route 29 after a driver reportedly tried to elude a Sidney Police Department officer.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

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SHERIFF BEAT: Father charged after domestic incident

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Roger H. Allen Jr., 52 of Lima, was charged with domestic violence Monday afternoon following an incident at his daughter’s residence, 7585 County Road 37, Lewistown.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

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Quincy council discusses closing 2 alleys

Quincy Village Council members discussed at their recent meeting the closing of two alleys in the village.

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

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Husband lodged after assaulting pregnant wife

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Douglas E. Summers, 20, of 408 Lawrence St., was charged today with domestic violence.

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

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Shopping with cops

 

 

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Nicholas Beair, 6, of Russells Point, tests out a bicycle with Bellefontaine Police Officer Jason Lapp at Wal-Mart on Saturday morning during the annual Shop with a Cop program. Seven children from throughout Logan County were given $250 each to go shopping with deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office, officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department and troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. The event was made possible by funds from the local Fraternal Order of Police, the sheriff’s auxiliary and donations from the families of Charlie Godwin and Bobby Summers. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

 

 

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

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Jackson Township considering options for rescue service coverage in Shelby County

JACKSON TOWNSHIP — Indian Lake’s rescue service is being considered by Jackson Township trustees in Shelby County for coverage, according to recent reports.

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

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SHERIFF BEAT: Aggravated menacing charge issued to driver

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Chase Buscher, 21, of 4976 Rude St., Huntsville, was issued a summons for aggravated menacing Saturday following an incident Thursday evening. 

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

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