Peak of Ohio News http://www.peakofohio.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-10-23T06:07:37Z Long time Hi-Point Board Member honored (Audio & video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=149146" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10221475944-OHPBOE102214.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education had a member receive an honor recently. Warren Stevens was named to the Ohio School Board Association&rsquo;s (OSBA) Board of Trustees. He was honored with an award from the OSBA at the Urbana City ... Nate Dunham 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=149146 BHS grad crowned Ohio Northern Queen <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=149145" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10221480011-TaylorManahan2014ONUHomecomingQueen102214.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Taylor Manahan of Bellefontaine was crowned the 2014 Homecoming Queen for Ohio Northern University recently. She was crowned along with King Jacob Stoppe at the ONU Homecoming game on October 4th. Manahan is a senior resident advisor and was nomina... Nate Dunham 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=149145 Drunk parent arrested at Jr. High football game <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=149120" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10221414151-ChuckGodwinphotofrompublicintoxicationarrestfrom102114.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A drunk parent was arrested after causing a disturbance at the Bellefontaine Jr. High football game Tuesday night around 7:20. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Chuck Godwin, 40, of 126 West Baird Street, West Liberty, was yelling pro... Bill Tipple 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=149120 County man arrested after making gun-related threats <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=149090" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_102214100228-StephenWolfeJrphotofromaggravatedmenacingarrestfrom102114.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A rural Bellefontaine man was arrested on multiple charges after he pointed a rifle at his girlfriend's husband Tuesday night around seven o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Stephen Wolfe Jr., 25, of 1094 Township Road 56 North,... Bill Tipple 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=149090 Injury accident leads to gun charge <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=149084" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6251282401-LoganCountySheriffVehicleLogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An area driver was issued a gun-related charge following an injury accident at the intersection of County Road 29 and County Road 55 Tuesday afternoon around 5:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Stephen Parr, 62, of Ada, was driving ... Bill Tipple 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=149084 Updated: Prosecutor's Office files attempted murder charges against enraged driver <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148443" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10171484646-AlanBluephotofromaggravatedvehicularassaultarrestfrom101614.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Prosecutor's Office has now filed two counts of attempted murder and two counts of felonious assault against the motorist who reportedly tried to run over Michael Burton and his son Joshua last week. Alan Blue, the defendant who fac... Bill Tipple 2014-10-17T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148443 Board approves Design Development Phase submission for the CFAP Project at WL-S (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148990" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_102114104720-WLSBOEmtgon102114.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem School District Board of Education by a 4-0 vote approved the design development phase submission Tuesday night for the CFAP project while also authorizing the superintendent and treasurer to sign the design review acceptance f... Jeff Kelley 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148990 Dr. Hoddinott addresses Ebola during local presentation (Audio & Video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148986" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10211465946-DrHoddinotttalkonEbola1021140094506.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Citizen Corps conducted a presentation on Ebola at the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Tuesday. Logan County Health Commissioner Dr. Boyd Hoddinott spoke during the event. He spoke about the disease and what is being done to prepare for... Nate Dunham 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148986 City traffic stop leads to felony drug arrest <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148937" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_102114124821-HolliStilesphotofromtraffickingheroinarrestfrom102014.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A city woman was arrested on multiple felony drug charges following a traffic stop on the north side of Bellefontaine Monday night around 7:30. Detectives from the Logan County Joint Drug Task Force saw Holli Stiles, 39, of 308 North Elm Street, tra... Bill Tipple 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148937 Three men sent to prison <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148920" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_102114104308-TerrickEllisphotofromengagingincorruptactivitysentencingfrom102014.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Four defendants were sentenced and one pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Monday afternoon. Terrick Ellis, 38, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to three years in prison for engaging in corrupt activity. In Febr... Bill Tipple 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148920 Farm-related fatality near DeGraff <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148904" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6251282513-LoganCountySheriffVehiclesideview.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local man was killed in a farm-related accident at his rural DeGraff residence Monday. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that John Howard, 60, of 1552 State Route 235 South, died while working on a utility trailer. Howard started working ... Bill Tipple 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148904 Indian Lake Schools unable to donate former elementary school properties (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148808" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_81913105944-IndianLakeBOE81913.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake Board of Education conducted their monthly meeting Monday night. After a lengthy executive session, board president Mark Albright released a statement concerning the properties that were the former location for the Huntsville and Lake... Mike Vetorino 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148808 Lt. Governor candidate stops by Bellefontaine (Audio & video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148803" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10201473249-SharenNeuhardtcandidateLTGov2014speakingatOHP1020140032414.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The annual Logan County Democratic Party Fall Dinner was conducted at the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Monday. Lt. Governor candidate Sharen Neuhardt was the featured speaker. Neuhardt is running on the ballot with governor hopeful Ed FitzGerald. Sh... Nate Dunham 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148803 Fowler sentenced to prison for fatal hit-skip accident <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148794" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_22214104505-HollyFowlerphotofromfailuretostopafteranaccidentandtamperingwithevidencearrestfrom22214.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local woman was sentenced to prison Monday afternoon stemming from the February 16th hit-skip crash that killed Marine Gunnery Sergeant Monica Plank, 34. Holly Fowler, 26, of 5939 School Street, Urbana, was sentenced to 2 &frac12; years in prison,... Bill Tipple 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148794 Rotarians learn about Meals-on-Wheels <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148788" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10201422354-KishaFallonandPauliTiceatRotaryfrom102014.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Rotary Club met Monday afternoon at the Friendly Senior Center. Kisha Fallon and Pauli Tice of LifeCare Alliance were the guest speakers. They spoke about the Meals-on-Wheels program. LifeCare Alliance took over the Meals-on-Wheels... Bill Tipple 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148788 Local man arrested for stalking ex-wife <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148745" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10201485619-DustinBrandyberryphotofromtwocountsofviolatingaCPOarrestfrom101914.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local man was arrested on multiple charges after he threatened his ex-wife at her Quincy residence over the weekend. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dustin Brandyberry, 34, of 27158 Maplewood Road, Maplewood, went to Kristia Brandyb... Bill Tipple 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148745 Crash in school parking lot <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148741" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_11031174313-RiversideLocalSchools.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An area driver crashed in the Riverside School parking lot, 2096 County Road 24 South, DeGraff, Saturday afternoon around two o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Michael McGinnis, 36, of Harrod, was driving a 2010 Chevy Avalanche... Bill Tipple 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148741 Local resident crowned Queen at OSU Lima <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148736" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10201470535-EmilyWatkinscrowned2014OSULimaHomecomingQueenfrom101714.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Emily Watkins of Huntsville was crowned the 2014 Homecoming Queen for The Ohio State University Lima campus over the weekend. The crowning ceremony and reception took place Friday afternoon at the Longaberger Alumni Center on the OSU Columbus campus... Bill Tipple 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148736 Benjamin Logan High School asks you to commit to safe driving <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148642" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_3081353512-BenjaminLoganHighSchoolsign3813.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan High School staff and students are committed to keeping teens safe on the road.&nbsp; They are asking everyone 14 and older to go to www.celebrtatemydrive.com once a day through Friday October 24th.&nbsp; The more safe driving commitm... 2014-10-19T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148642 Absentee voting continues through November 3rd <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=148648" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_11041155247-LoganCountyBoardofElections.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Board of Elections reports effective for the upcoming November general election, any voter changing his or her name and providing proof of the legal name change, the voter may complete and sign a notice of change of name form and cas... 2014-10-19T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=148648