Mental Illness Awareness Walk is Saturday

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Logan and Champaign Counties hosts the 18th annual Mental Illness Awareness Walk Saturday, May 6, rain or shine, at Lions Park in West Liberty.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Bus damaged

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A Riverside Local School District bus was heavily damaged Thursday when it rolled down an upper parking lot at Wren’s Service, 427 W. Miami St., DeGraff, and over a retaining wall around 12:30 p.m.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Statue honors WW II veterans

Hi-Point Career Center students design Iwo Jima replica for Harold Kerr American Legion Post 173

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Health board weighs potential levy request

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Logan County District Board of Health members discussed briefly at their Wednesday afternoon meeting the possibility of placing an operating levy on the November ballot, which could provide a huge budgetary relief for the agency, but is also a difficult to consider following a string of levy failures since 2007. 

  • Written by MANDY LOEHR

Burk back in jail

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Steven Burk’s latest dance with freedom lasted 35 days after he and three women with histories of drug offenses were arrested Wednesday.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST