Ballone, Henry to represent BIS at county spelling bee

Ballone Avery

BALLONE

Henry Jaylen

HENRY

Avery Ballone won the Bellefontaine Intermediate School’s annual spelling bee Wednesday by correctly spelling the championship word “viper.”

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Woman claimed after her car strikes tractor

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SIDNEY — A Sidney woman was claimed in a Thursday evening crash on State Route 219 north of the Botkins village limits in Shelby County after her car struck the rear of an open cab farm tractor, deputies of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office report.

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Motorist charged with OVI

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James C. Gudger, 32, of 1001 W. Chillicothe Ave., was charged Thursday with OVI and cited for driving under suspension and driving an unsafe vehicle.

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