Peak of Ohio News http://www.peakofohio.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2017-04-27T09:43:34Z Area driver cited for car/semi accident on Route 33 <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242593" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6251282915-LoganCountySheriffsOfficeJailComplexsignfrom612.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An area driver was cited following a car/semi crash on Route 33 at Township Road 239 (near Lakeview) Wednesday afternoon around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Amy Eversole, 42, of Wapakoneta, was driving a 2010 Honda Element ea... Bill Tipple 2017-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242593 Three vehicles collide near local school bus <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242591" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6211231152-LoganCountySheriffsOfficevehiclecloseup612.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local driver was cited for causing a three-vehicle chain-reaction crash near Rushsylvania Tuesday afternoon around 3:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Melissa Chamberlin, 34, of rural Belle Center, was driving a 2004 Chrysler Sebr... Bill Tipple 2017-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242591 Albright, Babyak named Indian Lake Seniors of the Month <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242578" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4271751227-DylanAlbrighton417.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake recently named its Seniors of the Month. Name: Dylan Albright Parents: Mark and Mary Albright Address: Huntsville School activities and awards: National Honor Society, United Way Youth Allocations, Science Club, Baseball, Basketball, ... Bill Tipple 2017-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242578 Hi-Point Board recognizes several groups (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242557" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4261780654-OHPBOE42617.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>It was an evening of recognition for the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education Wednesday. Before the board meeting, the seniors and staff members of the month throughout the whole school year were honored with a small celebration. The celeb... Nate Dunham 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242557 BHS Robotics Team concludes season <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242553" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4261754130-VexRoboticsSeasonBHS242617.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School finished its Vex Robotics season in Louisville, Kentucky over the weekend. Team 9185A competed against 558 teams from around the world including teams from New Zealand, China, Japan, Chile, Thailand, UK, Ireland, Philippine... 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242553 Jordan issues statement on healthcare bill with addition of MacArthur amendment <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242547" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_8221594850-JimJordan815.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Congressman Jim Jordan made the following comments after the House Freedom Caucus voted to support the American Health Care Act with the addition of the MacArthur amendment: "Since President Trump took office, I have been working relentlessly on our... 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242547 County man seriously injured in motorcycle/dog crash <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242490" 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 motorcyclist suffered serious injuries when he struck a dog on the north side of Indian Lake Tuesday afternoon around 3:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Larry Collins, 62, of Lakeview, was operating a 2007 Harley-Davidson w... Bill Tipple 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242490 Indian Lake student arrested for classroom outburst, threatening principal <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242489" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_Logan County JDC 3-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Indian Lake freshman student was arrested on multiple charges following a disturbance Tuesday morning around 9:30. The Washington Township Police Department reports that Jonathon Coulter, 15, of rural Huntsville, became upset after a teacher aske... Bill Tipple 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242489 Heroin dealer sentenced to prison <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242485" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_42517115942-MatthewAndersonphotofromtwocountsoftraffickinginheroinsentencingfrom42417.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Five defendants were sentenced and three pleaded guilty before Assigned Judge Mark O'Connor in Logan County Common Pleas Court Monday afternoon. Matthew Anderson, 27, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to two years in prison for two counts of trafficki... Bill Tipple 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242485 Pattison advances to DECA International Career Development Conference, again <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242495" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4261782715-BorisPattisonatDECAfrom317.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For the second year in a row, Bellefontaine senior Boris Pattison has advanced to compete at the DECA International Career Development Conference. Pattison earned this opportunity after finishing third in the Financial Consulting event at the Ohio D... Bill Tipple 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242495 Belle Center man facing multiple charges <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242462" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4041692307-JeffreySteedphotofrompossessionofdrugsarrestfrom4116.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Belle Center man is facing multiple charges following an incident in Russells Point on Saturday&nbsp;at 4:00 pm. The Russells Point Police Department reports that Jeffrey Steed, 27, was attempting to enter apartment 57 at Point Village Apartments,... Mike Vetorino 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242462 Bellefontaine City Council sees updated Allen Woods plats (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242461" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251785016-Bellefontainecitycouncil42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine City Council members saw Allen Woods project plans that were approved by the Planning Commission prior to Tuesday night's meeting. The plats show 12 single-resident homes and 37 condominiums. The two roads will be publicly dedicated. T... Mike Vetorino 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242461 Riverside announces retirement of Arnett, Principal Bryan gets raise and new contract (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242460" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251783607-RSBboard42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>At the Riverside Board of Education meeting Tuesday night several personnel changes were approved. The board accepted the resignation of longtime library aide Joy Arnett. She will retire after 17 years of service. Elementary school principal Mason ... Jeff Kelley 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242460 Holland Theatre to host event to purchase inclusive playground equipment (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242459" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251763328-LetsPlayTogetherCharityEvent42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Holland Theatre will be hosting Let's Play Together - A Night of Charity and Laughter this Saturday. The event is an effort to raise money to purchase inclusive/accessible playground equipment for the parks in Bellefontaine. The idea came out of... Nate Dunham 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242459 Youth hunters find success during 2017 youth wild turkey season <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242456" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_42213122200-LucasYoestingwithwildturkeyfrom42013.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Many young hunters found success during Ohio&rsquo;s 2017 youth spring wild turkey season after 1,895 birds were harvested, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Hunters age 17 and under were eligible to participate in the tw... 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242456 McClure joins the Army <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242455" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251770046-EvanMcclure42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local man recently joined the armed forces. Evan McClure, 20, joined the Army as a Special Forces Recruit 18X with a $20,000 bonus. Training Path: One Station Unit Training (Basic training and AIT) Ft Benning, GA; Army Airborne School - 3 weeks i... Nate Dunham 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242455 Carmen inducted into a collegiate national honor society <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242453" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251764227-JennaCarman42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 2016 Bellefontaine graduate received a special honor from her sorority Sunday. Jenna Carman was inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta College National Honor Society during a ceremony at Heidelberg University. She was also elected as treasurer of the group. Nate Dunham 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242453 Butterfield enters Airborne School <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242452" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251763837-PrivateE2TrentonButterfield42517.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Private E-2 Trenton Butterfield will begin Airborne School as part of the 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division in May. Butterfield is currently stationed at US Army Fort Campbell, Kentucky, where he serves as a medic and turret gunner in his platoo... Nate Dunham 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242452 Weaving driver charged with possession of marijuana <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242426" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6211231152-LoganCountySheriffsOfficevehiclecloseup612.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A driver was issued a drug-related summons following a traffic stop on State Route 117 near State Route 273 West Monday night around 9:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Alexis Billingham, 21, of Van Wert, was weaving on 117 and went... Bill Tipple 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242426 City traffic stop leads to felony weapons and drug arrest <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=242414" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_4251791250-JonahTaylorphotofromimproperhandlingoffirearmsinamotorvehiclearrestfrom42117.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A driver was arrested on multiple felony weapons and drug charges following a traffic stop on Everett Street near West Sandusky Avenue Friday afternoon around 5:25. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Jonah Taylor, 36, of Glouster, was ... Bill Tipple 2017-04-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=242414