Historical Society takes ownership of Bailey House

West Liberty Historical Society has assumed control of the former West Liberty Police Department following a bid opening Monday in a regular meeting of the village council. 

  • Written by NATE SMITH

Victim identified in fatal motorcycle crash

ChampaignCoSheriff Melvin

WESTLIBERTY — Deputies of the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office identitied the individuals involved in a fatal motorcycle crash Saturday in the 2600 block of State Route 245 near West Liberty. 

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Task force served warrants

MOORE SHELLEY

MOORE

Shelley A. Moore, 48, of 332 West St., was arrested Friday on warrants for two counts of trafficking crack cocaine and one count of possession of crack cocaine.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Underage drinking party investigated

LoCoSheriffStar Dodds

Deputies responded to a report of a suspected underage drinking party about 11:35 p.m. Saturday at 6846 State Route 540, where neighbors reported seeing approximately 50 cars at the property.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF