Urbana to honor Ohio State Buckeyes

URBANA — Urbana Mayor Bill Bean will declare Urbana “The City of Urban” effective all day on Jan. 12 when the Ohio State Buckeyes play Oregon in the National Championship Game. The event is to honor Buckeye Coach Urban Meyer and his players, coaching staff and loyal fans.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Event to benefit shooting victim

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The family of Samantha Scudds Blandzinski, a 2009 Bellefontaine graduate who was shot by her husband on Christmas day in Sidney, is organizing a benefit event to raise money to help her with her recovery, which is expected to take six months to a year.

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Park board hears about Myeerah, art plans

Planning for the Myeerah Nature Preserve and the Summer Arts in the Park sessions were among topics discussed Tuesday by the Joint Recreation District Board of Trustees.

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Winter weather crashes reported

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Thomas S. Easton, 21, of DeGraff, was treated at the scene of a rollover crash by Quincy EMS personnel about 5 p.m. Tuesday on State Route 235. 

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Second murder suspect arrested

SIDNEY (AP) — A second suspect has been arrested in the beating death of a man on New Year's Day.

  • Written by Michael Seffrin, Sidney Daily News