Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Concerns voiced over police shooting at Ohio Wal-Mart

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Residents of a southwestern Ohio city have once again voiced their concerns to elected officials about the fatal police shooting of a man at a Wal-Mart last summer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Hits: 387

Read more...

4-year license suspension for Ohio man in traffic deaths

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A judge has suspended the driver's license of an 85-year-old Ohio man for four years for dozing off while driving and causing a crash that killed two people on a motorcycle last year.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Hits: 296

Read more...

Court weighs Ohio's taxation of out-of-town athletes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio law that singles out professional athletes and entertainers for taxation even when they're in the state just a few days a year is unconstitutional, say several sport leagues including the NBA, NFL and NHL who want the state Supreme Court to strike the law down.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Hits: 377

Read more...

Ex-Columbus schools chief pleads no contest in data scandal

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The former Columbus schools superintendent has pleaded no contest to a charge of dereliction of duty in connection with the district's attendance data-scrubbing scandal.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Hits: 583

Read more...

Ohio State championship means free furniture for hundreds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio State's national football championship means a big win totaling nearly $1.5 million for hundreds of furniture buyers in Ohio and Kentucky.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Hits: 446

Read more...

Demolition begins ahead of Ohio veterans memorial museum

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Demolition has begun of a central Ohio veterans memorial ahead of the creation of a statewide veterans memorial on the site.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Hits: 331

Read more...

Plea deal calls for man to get life terms in 4 Ohio slayings

BUCYRUS, Ohio (AP) — A defendant charged with killing four men at their homes in a small, north-central Ohio city would spend life in prison under a proposed plea deal, a prosecutor said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Hits: 471

Read more...

Ohio State football revelers set fires, tear down goal post

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fans took to the streets after Ohio State's football championship early Tuesday, yelling and screaming in delight, setting nearly 90 fires and in the case of a few, tearing down an Ohio Stadium goal post.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Hits: 472

Read more...