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Child abuser sentenced

UNION COUNTY — Lesley “Lee” Kent Phillips III, 21, of Marysville, pleaded guilty to felonious assault and was sentenced to a term of seven years in prison in the Union County Court of Common Pleas.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Outreach centers spotlighted

Upgrades and summer time programs for the local community outreach centers were discussed Thursday during a regular meeting of the board of directors for Logan County Children’s Services.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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UPDATE: Crash injures one

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Carl “Dwight” Spencer, 78, of Rushsylvania, was transported Thursday afternoon by Bellefontaine EMS to Mary Rutan Hospital for minor injuries sustained in a crash that occurred nearby his residence. Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report he was operating an eastbound car in the 4800 block of County Road 20 about 3 p.m. when he stated he fell asleep. His vehicle then went off the left side of the road and struck a fence and a tree. Mr. Spencer was cited for failure to control. Rushcreek Township Fire Department also responded to the scene. (PHOTO | TRACI GRAY-MILLER)

Last Updated on Friday, 13 June 2014

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Alert manager helps nab Columbus duo

An alert manager at the Russells Point Village Pantry, 209 Orchard Island Road, helped Russells Point police officers stop and arrest two African nationals Sunday who were trying to use dozens of fraudulent prepaid credit cards to make purchases.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Wallace continues journey

The Psalmist walked through the Valley of the Shadow of Death proclaiming God was his protector and provider.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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HUNTSVILLE COUNCIL: Parole hearing for murderer discussed

Huntsville Village Council members came out at Tuesday’s meeting “strongly” opposing the possible prison release of Frank Mickes III, 47, who was convicted in 1986 of killing an 82-year-old Huntsville woman in her home.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Harsh winter harms local strawberry crop

This year’s strawberry picking season has been anything but ideal after a harsh winter combined with recent wet and gloomy weather, local producers say.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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Crews finish water main repair

Bellefontaine Water Department crews repaired an 8-inch water main that broke overnight in about seven hours.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014

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