Chief: Bomb threat came from out-of-state caller

A bomb threat that forced the evacuation of Bellefontaine High School on Sept. 16 was the work of an out-of-state suspect who has made threats at schools in Florida and Tennessee, Bellefontaine Police Chief Brandon Standley said.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST

County Road 277 bridge to close for repairs

BridgeClosed

Crews from the Logan County Highway Department will repair a bridge on County Road 277 between County Road 44 and North Lewisburg Road in Union County with work scheduled to begin today, Wednesday, Sept. 28.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Man lodged for CPO violation

HOFFER KENNETH

HOFFER JR.

Kenneth E. Hoffer Jr., 42, of 3191 E. Main St., East Liberty, was charged with a civil protection order violation following an incident Tuesday afternoon. 

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Man leads officers on chase

OAKLEY DUSTIN

OAKLEY

A Belle Center man who said he was trying to avoid a speeding ticket is now facing a felony fleeing and eluding charge, officers of the Washington Township Police Department report.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF