Downtown church to open pantry

Wake up the World Ministries, located at the corner of east Columbus Avenue and Madriver Street in the former First Baptist Church building, has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank and will open its food pantry from 4 to 8 p.m. the last Friday of each month.


Hoffman gets 5 years for reckless homicide

The 20-year-old Bloom Center man who shot and killed a 16-year-old Jackson Center teen during an underage drinking party was sentenced to five years in prison.

  • Written by REUBEN MEES

Treasurer receives ‘superior’ evaluation

Bellefontaine Chiefs

Bellefontaine City Schools’ longtime treasurer and chief financial officer received superior marks in a number of different categories from board of education members during his annual evaluation completed during the Monday evening board meeting.

  • Written by MANDY LOEHR