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Groundhogs aside, local growers prepare for spring

Despite the fact that weather-predicting groundhogs Punxsutawney Phil and Buckeye Chuck disagreed Sunday on when spring would arrive, local residents began preparing for greener days ahead.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Higher heating bills expected

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The average heating bill for area Vectren customers increased about $35 between last January and now, the energy provider reports.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Ben Logan robotics team advances to championship

The Benjamin High School robotics team successfully competed on the winning alliance at the 26-team FTC Dayton Qualifying Tournament at Wayne High School.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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District to seek bids for new school

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Ridgemont Local Schools officials announced plans during their recent board of education meeting that the district will seek advertisements for bids for the construction of the new pre-K through 12 school building.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Man charged after making threats

Casey Roebuck, 26, of North Lewisburg, was charged with telephone harassment, menacing and criminal damaging after an incident early Saturday morning in East Liberty.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Teen transported after crash

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Christina Reames, 18, of Bellefontaine, was transported by Tri-Valley squad to Mary Rutan Hospital for possible injuries sustained in a crash about 2:05 p.m. Sunday in Jefferson Township.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014

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Brothers earn Eagle Scout honors in rare joint ceremony

Considering only 4 percent of the boys who enter the Boy Scouts of America program achieve the highest honor of Eagle Scout, it is a rather rare honor to have bestowed.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014

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Crashes logged

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department responded to two separate crashes Friday, the first at 2:45 p.m. at Ludlow and Brennan roads where a vehicle operated by Dave P. Anderson, 58, of Bellefontaine, pulled from a stop sign at Brennan into the path of another auto headed north on Ludlow driven by Laura H. Mitchell, 37, of Bellefontaine.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014

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