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Former Sidney councilman arrested for violating order

 SIDNEY — The former Sidney councilman who was released from the Logan County Jail on a $50,000 bond Wednesday was taken into custody later that day for allegedly violating a protection order.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 December 2014

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Churches hit by break-ins Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Three city churches were targets of break-ins Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 December 2014

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Simon Kenton bike path extended to city

2014 in Review 

In a little more than two years, the Simon Kenton Pathfinders helped bring to fruition an $800,000 project to extend a bicycle path 16.1 miles from Urbana to Bellefontaine.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 December 2014

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Three sentenced this week

One defendant was sentenced this week while four others enter pleas during appearances before Logan County Common Pleas Judge Mark O’Connor.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Friends like family

Each of the participating churches supplied enough food to feed about 40 people a free meal of turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, dressing, homemade rolls, and pies and cakes.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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New antique businesses, arson fires change downtown landscape

A flurry of new antique businesses popped up in 2014 as two arson fires just over a week apart caused a stir throughout downtown Bellefontaine.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Indian Lake levy ups and downs

In May, Indian Lake Schools saw its request for new money from voters defeated again by a count of 1,428 to 1,260. The school district was asking for a five-year, 7.2-mill renewal levy with an increase of $821,000. 

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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New museum marks new page in local transportation history

A long blast from a railroad whistle sounded through Bellefontaine in late April as a new page turned on transportation history in Logan County.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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