Police investigate hit-and-run

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Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department are looking for information regarding a dark green Ford sedan, either a Focus or Taurus model, as part of a Saturday hit-and-run investigation.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Newell lodged after overdose treatment

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Derek A. Newell, 30, at large, was charged with possession of prescription narcotics after he overdosed around 1:35 a.m. Saturday.

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SHERIFF BEAT: Teen transported following C.R. 50 crash

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Shelby R. Payne, 18, of Ridgeway, was transported by private vehicle to Mary Rutan Hospital for possible injuries sustained in a crash about 4 a.m. Saturday.

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Systems chew up food, biowaste to make gas, other products

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Communities in Ohio and the nation are beginning to look at ways to direct food and organic materials into centralized anaerobic digestion systems and finding the idea reduces waste hauled to landfills while producing moneymaking byproducts.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST