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Former BHS football coach passes away

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Greg Peitsmeyer, who led Bellefontaine's football program to some of its most glorious years, passed away Wednesday night after a battle with cancer. He was 60.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Suspended driver cited in second crash of the week

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Joe E. Judd, 40, of Rushsylvania, was cited for failure to maintain assured clear distance ahead, driving under suspension and fictitious registration following a crash Tuesday morning on County Road 20. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Man lodged on warrants

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Marcus Gant, 25, of Lima, was arrested Wednesday on Franklin County warrants for carrying concealed weapons, possession of dangerous ordnance, tampering with evidence and having weapons under disability after a 4:50 p.m. traffic stop.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Elderly man dies after reported self-inflicted gun shot wound

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Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office responded about 2:40 p.m. Wednesday to 16098 N. State Route 235, lot 19, Belle Center, on a report of a man who had shot himself. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Delays for Thursday, Jan. 22

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The following schools have delayed or canceled classes as a result of this morning's icy road conditions.

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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Cash taken from pet shelter safe

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Deputies of the Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a breaking and entering report at the Top of Ohio Pet Shelter, 2521 N. U.S. Route 68, Bellefontaine, about 6:15 a.m. Tuesday. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015

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‘Real life’ lessons: Program helps teens rise above at-risk behaviors

Students at each of the Logan County middle schools and high schools have gotten to know a familiar face over the last four years who helps to arm them with strategies to rise above many at-risk behaviors, such as drug and alcohol use to pressure to have sex and bullying. 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Lakeview working on new deal with DP&L

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Lakeview is in the midst of negotiating a new contract with Dayton Power & Light Co. for transmission of electricity to the village-owned system.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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