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The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team went 2-0 Thursday night in a super tri-meet with host Xenia, Fairborn, and Springfield Shawnee. The Chieftains beat Fairborn 57-10 in the first dual and t...read more
Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 366 east of Russells Point near the spillway Thursday afternoon around three o'clock. The Washington Township Police Department reports...read more
Two Russells Point residents were arrested on multiple felony drug charges at their residence Wednesday afternoon around 12:30. The Logan County Joint Drug Task Force arrested Scott Davenport, 49, an...read more
Mad River Mountain hosted its adult race league Wednesday night. 22 riders competed in four different divisions. Here are the top finishers in each category. Men's skiers: 1. Tyler Wintkey 2. Col...read more
Evan Hoffman, 20, of 6089 County Road 21, Lewistown, has been indicted for the December shooting death of 16-year-old Branden Doseck of Jackson Center. The Logan County Grand Jury indicted Hoffman on...read more
The Central Buckeye Conference recently handed out its All-League Awards. Boys Awards: Kenton Trail Division: 1st Team: Kyle Southard Bellefontaine 10th Sportsmanship: Anthony Tolliver Bellefont...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls bowling team beat host West Liberty-Salem 2,076 to 1,834 at Southwest Bowl on Tuesday night. Hannah Davis and Madison Aldo each recorded a 326 series. For West Libert...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team celebrated Senior Night Tuesday by defeating Elida in non-league action 56-46. Senior Jacob Rogan had a game-high 21 points. Classmate Isaiah Miller to...read more
In HS boys basketball Monday Indian Lake continued winning in Charleston, WV, defeating Liberty-Raleigh 54-45.  Beau Hefner led the Lakers with 23 while Collin Coburn added 9 points. Indian Lak...read more
Dance Fuzion Studio Team from Bellefontaine and Ada competed at Showstoppers Dance Competition at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus over the weekend. Results: Solos Awards: Aundrea Foulk - Jazz Solo...read more
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The back to-back CBC Football Defensive Player of the Year will be defending the field at Urbana University next fall. Indian Lake senior Joey Davidson officially signed to play football for the Blue...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity wrestling team won the Central Buckeye Conference Kenton Trail division championship Saturday at Kenton Ridge High School. The Chiefs were third overall and first in the Ken...read more
A former Bellefontaine track standout is shining in college. Ohio Northern University junior Rebecca Carman placed in three events Saturday at the Joe Banks Invitational hosted by the Polar Bears. C...read more
Several area basketball teams were in action on Saturday with a number of conference championships highlighting play. The Riverside varsity boys basketball team slid by Mechanicsburg 43-39. Landon K...read more
In a game heard on WBLL, Tipp City pulled away from Bellefontaine in the 2nd half for a 45-32 win on Friday at BHS.   Chiefs       4    14   22   32...read more
In HS girls basketball Thursday the West Liberty-Salem Lady Tigers won the OHC championship when they beat Greeneview 56-48.  GV    11 12 12 13  48 WL-S  8 11 18 19&nbs...read more
The Benjamin Logan bowling teams competed against Northwestern Tuesday evening. The varsity boys lost 2,548 to 2,368. Logan Woolley fired a 384 series, Mitchel Johnson bowled a 349 series, Tyler Nic...read more
The Indian Lake competition cheer squad just missed first place by half a point at the Hard Rockin' Nationals Cheer Competition in Cleveland Sunday. The team warmed up for the event by cheering at th...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Tigers came into Tuesday's game with Triad 11-0 in OHC play, trying to stay 1 game ahead of 2nd place Southeastern.  Triad, as they did earlier this month, played the...read more
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The Benjamin Logan Lady Raiders got off to a fast 11-0 start Monday night in their game against Logan County rival Bellefontaine and went on to defeat the Lady Chiefs 58-36.  Hayley Boysel score...read more
The Indian Lake wrestling team won a dual tournament Saturday. The Lakers hosted Cincinnati Moeller, Dayton Stebbins, Preble Shawnee, Dayton Chaminade Julienne, and Parkway. Indian Lake senior stand...read more
The Greenon Knights spoiled Snowball at Riverside Saturday night as they topped the Pirates 56-51 on WBLL. (Pictured: Riverside Queen Aubrey Stephens, King Ross Stevens, and their court.) Riverside ...read more
Several local swim teams saw notable achievement in the Central Buckeye Conference meet at Wright State University on Saturday. The Bellefontaine girls took home the CBC title for the Kenton Trail Di...read more
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The West Liberty-Salem Tigers received a near-knockout blow for most of the 1st half Friday night at Catholic Central, trailing 30-12 late in the 2nd quarter before clawing all the way back to finish ...read more
Mad River Mountain hosted its adult race league Wednesday night. 25 riders competed in three different divisions. Here are the top finishers in each category. Men's skiers: 1. Bobby Mugan 2. Greg...read more
Several local bowling teams hit the lanes Tuesday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys beat Tipp City 2,582 to 2,515 at T-P Lanes. Kyle Southard bowled a 368 series, Dylan Legge rolled a 347 series, Anth...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans varsity boys basketball team traveled to Village Academy in Powell and defeated the Griffins 52-34 Monday night. Josh Kilgore led Calvary with a double-double. The fres...read more
The Indian Lake swim team competed at the Cougar Invitational at Wright State University on Saturday. Skyler Tavenner broke both school records and meet records when he won the 50 freestyle with a ti...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team crushed Graham on Saturday 92-38. Nikki Current posted 28 points and Hayley Boysel trailed with 27. Natalie Drumm had 23 and Coreen Crosby added 14. ...read more
Several area bowling teams took to the lanes Friday night. Bellefontaine took on Kenton Ridge. The results are as follows: Varsity Boys Bellefontaine final score 2738 Kenton Ridge final score 2706...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team fell at home to rival Springfield Shawnee 53-46 Friday night on WBLL. The second quarter was the difference. The Chiefs led by two after the opening qu...read more
In Varsity Boys Bowling Thursday Bellefontaine defeated Stebbins 2396-2259. Kyle Southard rolled a 395 series with games of 189 and 206. Anthony Tolliver carded games of 191 and 190, a 381 series. ...read more
In high school girls basketball Thursday Riverside defeated Ridgemont 41-25. Marissa Davis scored 13 points with 16 rebounds and 4 assists, Shelby Giles tossed in 13 points with 6 rebounds, and Aubre...read more
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The Urbana varsity boys defeated Bellefontaine 40-38 on WBLL. The game was played at Indian Lake High School due to the damage in the Bellefontaine High School gym. The game was close throughout. Aft...read more
The Benjamin Logan swimmers swam their last home meet of the season Tuesday.  Freshman Macy Arn led her team with two wins - 1st in 200 Individual Medley with a time of 218.81 and 100 Freestyle ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys outscored Riverside 2,507 to 2,009 at T-P Lanes Tuesday night. Individual Highlights for WLS: Reese Shafer: 239 Brad Burt: 204 Treven Marchal: 189 Justin Sal...read more
On Saturday, the High Point Stars 14U boys soccer team tied 6-6 in their indoor season opener against FC42 White on Saturday. Ryan Johnson led the Stars with 2 goals, Lindsey Heminger and Jacob Shell...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Triad 65-41 Monday night. The Raiders led 41-17 at the half. Sophomore guard Nikki Current scored a game-high 22 points. Natalie D...read more
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The West Liberty-Salem boys basketball team knew they had a tough task Monday night at Triad. The Cardinals battled the first-place Tigers to the wire before falling 58-52. West Liberty-Salem led by ...read more
The Indian Lake varsity wrestling team competed at the Maumee Bay Classic at Oregon Clay High School over the weekend. The Lakers finished 17th out of 47 teams. Sophomore Connor Dixon became the sch...read more
In HS Boys Basketball Saturday night it was West Liberty-Salem winning at Benjamin Logan 68-51. WL-S    14  37  50  68 BL        &nbs...read more
West Liberty-Salem senior football player Dusty Moell was named Academic All-Ohio. (Pictured left is WL-S football coach Dan McGill presenting Dusty with the certificate.) To qualify, Dusty had to b...read more
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The Indian Lake varsity basketball team used a strong finish to beat host Benjamin Logan 50-45 Friday night on WBLL. The Lakers outscored the Raiders 18-12 in the fourth quarter. Parker Grothaus and...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys fell to Urbana 3,025 to 2,609. The Raiders are 12-3 overall and 7-3 in the CBC. The Hillclimbers move to 10-1, 8-1. Individual scores: Logan Wenger: 461 series Mitchel Joh...read more
Mad River Mountain hosted its adult race league Wednesday night. 30 riders competed in three different divisions. Here are the top finishers in each category. Men's skiers: 1. Bobby Mugan 2. Fore...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys bowling team defeated Northeastern 2,482 to 2,290 at T-P Lanes Wednesday night. Dylan Legge fired games of 215 and 222 for a 437 series. Anthony Tolliver shot a 197 an...read more
The Indian Lake varsity girls basketball team fell at Wapakoneta 76-19 Monday night. The Lakers trailed 24-3 after the opening quarter and 44-10 at the half. Caylee Wurster scored a team-high 10 poi...read more
The Bellefontaine swim team won a meet at Sidney Sunday night. The Chiefs tallied 271 points. The host Yellow Jackets were runner-up with 193 points. Finishing first for BHS: Girls 200 Medley and 2...read more
Zanesfield native Nicole Fawcett was named Most Valuable Player and Best Opposite of the 2016 Women’s NORCECA Olympic Qualification Volleyball Tournament as Team USA won the gold Saturday night ...read more
The Indian Lake varsity wrestling team finished runner-up at the Kevin Cleveland Memorial Tournament at Dublin Scioto High School on Saturday. Senior captain Kurt Crockett won the 138lb title. Other...read more
Local wrestlers have been staying busy. Benjamin Logan High School placed 9th at the Valley View Invitational.  Mason Plikerd led the team, taking 2nd in the 160 lb weight class. Lane Griffin w...read more
The Chieftains swim team competed at the Shawnee Invitational on Saturday. The girls finished 2nd and boys 5th of 17 teams. Finishing in the top five: Amy Fulmer - 1st 50 Free, 1st 100 Back *New Sch...read more
Several local basketball teams were in action on Saturday. The Benjamin Logan varsity girls outscored Indian Lake 50-34. Nikki Current put 21 on the board. Darian Rockhold added 14. There was no JV...read more
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In a game heard on WBLL Friday evening Indian Lake defeated visiting Graham in CBC MRD action 60-50. [audio:1081692317-LakersFalconsRecap1816.mp3]Hear Chad Wilkinson's recap of the game.[/audio] Bea...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team edged host Southeastern 43-42 Thursday night. The Tigers outscored the Trojans 14-12 in the final quarter. Jamie Peterson had a triple-double wit...read more
Benjamin Logan will induct two new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame during Friday night’s basketball game. The ceremony will take place immediately following the JV game. This year&rsquo...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team beat host Northwestern 53-46 Wednesday night. Sophomore guard Nikki Current poured in a game-high 24 points. Hayley Boysel and Natalie Drumm each sco...read more
Several area basketball teams were in action Tuesday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys beat visiting Fairbanks 56-49. Kannon Stillings poured in 18 points and Tyler Louden scored 12 points. The ...read more
Area bowling teams hit the lanes Tuesday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys beat Mechanicsburg 2,560 to 2,345. For the Tigers, Brad Burt fired a 227 game, Treven Marchal shot a 226 game, Reese Sha...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Indian Lake 59-24 Monday night. The Tigers led 32-7 at the half. Senior Jamie Peterson led all scorers with 16, Lily Yoder toss...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys bowling team beat host Greenon 2,432 to 2,391 Monday night. Freshman Tyler Nicholas led the Raiders with a 426 series. Logan Wenger fired a 362, Logan Woolley recorde...read more
In boys HS basketball Saturday West Liberty-Salem pulled away in the 4th quarter to defeat Champaign County rival Graham 56-40. The Tigers led 13-11 after 1 quarter, with Graham leading 26-25 at half...read more
The Bellefontaine Invitational was held Saturday, with the Chieftains hosting 15 teams and a total of 230 swimmers. The girls won the meet and the boys finished 6th allowing the combined team scores ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Varsity Wrestling team competed at the Bill Urban Memorial Invitational Wednesday December 30th at Toledo St John's Jesuit High School. Josh Cordell finished second at 160lbs. ...read more
It was quite a year for our local sports.  We take a look back at some of the biggest stories of 2015 which includes football, basketball, volleyball and cross country. Football Playoff Mania--L...read more
In HS Girls Basketball Monday night West Liberty-Salem won a big non-league game over Tipp City 43-40.  Here is the scoring by quarters: Tipp City   08   08  07  1...read more
Former Indian Lake basketball star and 2014 graduate Christian Grider is earning accolades at the collegiate level. This week he was named Goshen College Athlete of the Week. Earlier this month, Gri...read more
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A few basketball teams were in action Tuesday evening. On WBLL, the Bellefontaine varsity boys defeated visiting Indian Lake 74-53. For Bellefontaine, Isaiah Miller recorded 17 points, Hayden Nease ...read more
A couple area bowling teams hit the lanes Tuesday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys edged Greenon 2,463 to 2,454. For the Chiefs, Noah Jackson fired a 410 series and Robby Weikart bowled a 377 series....read more
Two local softball players were recently selected to compete in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase North at Kent State University on January 9th and 10th. Brooke Lewis and Madisyn Neal will compete in th...read more
The Zanesfield Petanque Club had 37 members compete in the inaugural National Petanque League. This was a singles league with 200 players from 22 clubs across the nation. Members played singles game...read more
In high school girls basketball Monday it was Bellefontaine 53 Indian Lake 39.  The Lady Chiefs outscored the host Lakers 28-11 in the 2nd half in the come-from-behind win. For the victorious C...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity wrestling team competed at the Versailles Duals Saturday. Josh Cordell was 4-1 on the day with three pins and a technical fall. Ely Serna won two matches including a c...read more
In Saturday high school boys basketball action Benjamin Logan defeated Kenton 62-56.  Kenton   11  24  38 56 Ben Logan  18  34  47 62 Konner Caudill led the ...read more
West Liberty-Salem High School recently hosted their annual Fall Athletic Awards Ceremonies. Many athletes were honored for their performances this past semester. In football, Trevor Anderson and Bra...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team faltered in the fourth quarter and fell to longtime rival Kenton Ridge 54-47 Friday night on WBLL. The host Chiefs got off to a slow start. The Couga...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys topped Northwestern, 2706-2626. Noah Jackson led the way with two games of 221 for a 442 series. Dylan Legge had games of 215 and 194 for a 409 series. Anthony Tolliver...read more
The Indian Lake varsity wrestling team split duals in a tri-meet with Sidney and Wapakoneta Thursday night. The Lakers fell to Wapakoneta 39-30, then beat host Sidney 45-30. The following went 2-0: ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Triad 59-31 Thursday night. The Tigers led 28-10 after the opening quarter. Lily Yoder had 18 points. Gabby Hollar and Taylor L...read more
The Calvary Christian girls’ bowling team had their fourth win in a row after defeating Riverside 1,708-1,395 Thursday at T-P Lanes. High scores for Calvary were rolled by Amariah Tanner with a...read more
On Wednesday, the Benjamin Logan varsity bowling team beat both Bellefontaine and Riverside during a home match. The Raiders won the match with 2545 score. Riverside finished with a 1941 and Bellefon...read more
The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team went 2-0 Tuesday night in a super tri-meet at BHS. The Chieftains defeated Southeastern 46-26 and won in a thriller over North Union 39-36. Here are Indi...read more
In Varsity Boys Bowling Tuesday Bellefontaine defeated Graham 2700-2348.   Daniel Weikart rolled games of 255 and 249, a 499 series, Kyle Southard had a 450 series with games of 195 and 255, an...read more
Two local teenagers were injured in a T-Bone crash at the intersection of County Road 18 and Township Road 200 Wednesday night around 6:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Montel Morga...read more
The Bellefontaine swim team beat visiting Kenton 179-174 at the Hilliker YMCA Monday night.  Each relay scored for the team including: Girls 200 Free Relay of Lilli LeVan, Brooklyn Meadows, Ari...read more
A driver was cited following a two-vehicle injury crash on Route 33 near State Route 347 Wednesday morning around 6:40. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Eli Duff, 20, of C...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys bowling team defeated Greenon 2,208 to 2,171 Monday night. Mike Price shot a 197, Reese Shafer recorded a 177, Justin Salyers tossed a 173, Brad Burt had a 170, an...read more
A teen driver was cited after she struck a street light in Lakeview Wednesday morning around 7:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Shellby Mays, 16, of 12776 State Route 235 North, Lak...read more
The Triad varsity girls basketball team beat Riverside 43-35 Monday night. Jenna Ober led the Cardinals with 17 points. For Riverside, Marissa Davis recorded 9 points and 18 rebounds. Shelby Giles ...read more
The Benjamin Logan Middle School wrestling team won the Aqua Falls Tournament at Indian Valley on Saturday. Placing for the Raiders: Steele Boysel 1st  Nick Rose 1st  Dylan McManus 1st&n...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity wrestling team went 2-3 on Saturday at its own Jimmy Mac Duals. The Chiefs beat Canal Winchester 55-24 and Chaminade-Julienne 51-30, but lost to Findlay 47-19, Oregon Clay 6...read more
An ODOT driver was injured in a rollover crash near Mechanicsburg Tuesday afternoon around 3:45. The Springfield Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Tiffany Jones, 24, of 1731 Talbot Road, ...read more
The Riverside varsity boys’ bowling team lost to Northeastern Friday night, 2383-2197. Dalton Lowery led the Pirates with games of 193 and 204 for a 397 series. Andrew Wright had a 344 series. ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Middle School and High School Science Olympiad teams competed at the Sylvania Science Olympiad recently. The middle school Orange Team won 19 medals and earned the first place ...read more
Bellefontaine's high school wrestling team went 2-0 at the Logan County tri-meet for the first time in program history Thursday night at Indian Lake High School. The Chieftains defeated Benjamin Loga...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys bowling team topped Springfield Shawnee 2,943 to 2,888 Thursday night. Logan Wenger was on fire rolling a 290 first game and throwing a perfect 300 in his second game ...read more
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At the West Liberty Village Council meeting Monday a pay increase was approved for village workers:  police officers, street department employees, zoning, and hourly employees, a 3 percent raise,...read more
The Hilliker Y swimmers competed in the 33rd annual Springfield Invitational at the Springfield YMCA last weekend. Combined the boys’ and girls’ team finished 8th with 22 points. The boys...read more
Hunters checked 188,335 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2015-2106 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Last year, 175,745 deer were checked during the 2...read more
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The Bellefontaine City Schools Board of Education honored a local veteran with an honorary diploma Monday evening. David Eugene Wilcox, currently of West Liberty, received a Veterans Honorary High Sc...read more
The Bellefontaine swim team finished strong in their first home meet of the season at the Hilliker YMCA Tuesday night. The girls defeated Minster and Botkins. The boys beat Botkins, but fell to Mins...read more
A suspected drug overdose victim was revived at his rural Lewistown residence Sunday afternoon around 2:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Shawn Griffith, 44, of 6377 County Road 35 N...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team beat host Greeneview 57-43 Monday night. The Tigers outscored the Rams 36-22 in the second half. Jamie Peterson had a game-high 28 points. Lily ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem bowling teams were in action against Southeastern at Victory Lanes in Springfield Monday evening. The varsity girls beat Southeastern 1,624 to 1,515. Erica McCall fired a 334 ...read more
A local man was injured in an accidental shooting at a residence near Zanesfield Saturday afternoon around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Edward Cumberland, 44, of 450 Kristina ...read more
The Bellefontaine and Benjamin Logan swim teams opened their season at the 14-team Celina Sprint Invitational at the Mercer Auglaize YMCA Saturday. The Lady Chiefs finished 2nd and the boys team plac...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys basketball team handled visiting Waynesfield-Goshen 66-47 Saturday night. The Raiders outscored the Tigers 23-6 in the first quarter. Grant Ricketts poured in a game-...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity wrestling team opened its season at the Sidney Invitational on Saturday. The Raiders finished in 7th place. Sophomore Cole Houser won the title at 106 lbs. Sophomore Maso...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls bowling team beat Springfield Shawnee 2,321 to 1,714 at T-P Lanes Friday night. Hannah Davis rolled a 199 game and 358 series. Madison Aldo shot a 193 game and 344 se...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan’s (R-Urbana) staff will be in Bellefontaine on Monday. Representative Jordan’s District Director Cameron Warner will be available to meet with constituents from 1:3...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans varsity boys basketball team opened the Grand Lake Christian Holiday Invitational Tournament in Wapakoneta with an exciting come-from-behind 56-52 win against the NW Ohi...read more
The Village of Quincy Council covered several points of business in recent meetings. Tom Taylor announced his resignation as assistant Joint Sewer Plant Operator. Resumes will be accepted for those i...read more
Skyler Tavenner of Indian Lake set a new school record in the 100 free Wednesday night with a time of 48.64. He also finished 1st in the 50 free. The Indian Lake swim team competed in a quad meet in ...read more
In Varsity Boys bowling Wednesday Kenton Ridge defeated Bellefontaine 2601-2366. Daniel Weikart led the Chiefs with a 403 series, while Kyle Southard rolled a 386 series.  In JV Boys Bellefonta...read more
Indian Lake Middle School 8th grader Faith Moyer is excited about a new opportunity to make a friend. “I’m not sure what to expect, but it should be fun!” Faith is one of about for...read more
The Bellefontaine Lady Chiefs fell to Northwestern Wednesday 70-40. Maddie Mitchell came off the bench and led the Chiefs with 10 points. Meagan Lonsway had 7, while Aubrey Stolly added 6 points. Co...read more
Urbana senior linebacker D’Gary Wallace has been selected to the 2015 Conference Commissioner’s Association (CCA) Division II All-Super Region 1 Football Team. It’s the second straig...read more
Honda announced that Acrux Investigation Agency has lost its contract with the manufacturer after 35 years of overseeing security, as of February 22nd. Honda officials said after evaluating the senio...read more
The Bellefontaine bowling teams took on Urbana Tuesday evening. The varsity girls defeated Urbana 2,152 to 1,866. For the Lady Chiefs, Carissa Devine shot a 311 series, Haley Watkins totaled a 309 s...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Indian Lake 82-44 Monday night. Sophomore Nikki Current had another outstanding game with 25 points, 6 assists, and 7 steals. Hayle...read more
A local driver was injured in a T-Bone crash in Lakeview at the intersection of State Route 235 and State Route 720 Monday afternoon around 4:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Marion...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys basketball team opened their season with a win at Dayton Stebbins 67-60 Saturday night. Dillon Callicoat was the Tigers leading scorer with 16 points. James Loffin...read more
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The Bellefontaine Police Department's Citizens' Police Academy began its fourth class Thursday evening. This year 24 members from the community signed up for the one-night-a-week program for 13 weeks...read more
The Logan County Fair Board met Wednesday night and finalized their entertainment schedule for this summer's fair. Here is the schedule: Monday, July 11th - Veterans' Day, Veterans' Recognition, Roy...read more
Local bowling teams hit the lanes Tuesday. The Benjamin Logan varsity boys defeated Mechanicsburg 2,754 to 2,667. Logan Wenger shot games of 256 and 197 for a 453 series, Tyler Nicholas rolled a 215...read more
The Hilliker YMCA Heat swim team hosted a dual meet against the Union County Family YMCA Hurricanes Saturday. The Heat lost 354 to 175. The boys fell 170-95 and the girls lost 184 to 80. Heat result...read more
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For 14 years the Light The Way Christian Counseling Center has been providing needed services in Logan County and the surrounding area. The agency is connected to the First Christian Church and is lo...read more
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After hearing about cutbacks and staff reductions at the last three meetings, Logan County Health District board members received some good news at their monthly meeting on Wednesday. The board happi...read more
A student from Razz-M-Tazz competed at the NBTA State Baton Contest in Worthington Sunday. Katie Hartsel, a junior at West Liberty-Salem, placed 2nd in State Best Appearing and placed 4th in State So...read more
A city woman was arrested on felony drug warrants at the Logan County Jail Tuesday night around 7:30. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Amber Mathews, 30, of 413 East Sandusky Avenue, ...read more
Local basketball teams took to the hardwood on Saturday. The Benjamin Logan varsity girls team topped visiting West Liberty-Salem 49-46. Nikki Current led the scoring with 24 points. Hayley Boysel a...read more
Leading up to Valentine’s Day, which celebrates matters of the heart, Indian Lake’s advanced science students are examining the organ most associated with love. This week students in Blyt...read more
Benjamin Logan sophomore guard Nikki Current set two school records in her team's season-opening win at North Union Friday night. The Lady Raiders outscored the Lady Wildcats 61-53 in varsity basketb...read more
In high school bowling Friday it was Sidney defeating Mechanicsburg and Bellefontaine in a tri-match.  Sidney totaled 2598, Mechanicsburg 2nd with 2533, and Bellefontaine with 2524 points in Boy...read more
Here we are less than a week from Thanksgiving and we are just now wrapping up the high school football season.  That's because we had several local teams make the playoffs and advance.  Con...read more
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One of DeGraff's major projects could be underway soon. During Tuesday's meeting, council learned that the village was approved for CDBG funding for roughly $500,000 for its force main project to the...read more
Sixteen Ohioans lost their lives in fires in January 2016, down from 26 in January 2015. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is contributing this decrease to a somewhat mild winter as well as moment...read more
Nine Zanesfield Petanque Club members attended the Petanque America Open 2015 at Amelia Island, Florida last weekend. The event is the largest annual petanque tourney in the USA. There were teams fr...read more
A local bicyclist was cited following a crash behind Bernie’s Drive Thru Monday afternoon around 3:10. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Adam Suever, 39, at large, rode a bicycle...read more
The Indian Lake High School Snowball Dance will be held Saturday night. Students recently voted on the court for the dance, which is made up of one boy from each grade level, plus a Senior King. The...read more
The Indian Lake Middle School Students of the Month for January are 8th grader Ethan Pequignot, 7th grader Kyle LeVan, 6th grader Ethan Snapp, and 5th grader Kameron Shepherd. (Pictured, left to righ...read more
The Hilliker Heat YMCA swim team took part in the Sidney Shelby Pentathlon on Saturday November 14th at the Sidney YMCA.  Swimmer Amy Fulmer (14) set two new pool-meet records in the 13-14 age c...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released pairings and locations for the football regional finals. Mechanicsburg will face four-time defending state champion Marion Local at AcuSport Sta...read more
24 members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline Team competed on Saturday in Reedsville, Ohio. The meet featured 7 teams from Ohio. Lily Palmer was awarded high point in Tumbling. Listed below are t...read more
A suspected drug overdose victim was revived at Froggy's, 11065 Township Road 293, Lakeview, Saturday night around 11:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kail Guyan, 27, of 8938 Hillto...read more
Two local teams fell in Ohio High School Football State Regional Semifinal play this weekend, while one is moving on to what may be their toughest game of the season. West Liberty-Salem lost to four-...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a one-vehicle accident near Belle Center Saturday night around ten o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Charles Hall, 28, of 8479 County Road ...read more
The Jackson Center volleyball team made history on Saturday by taking the Division IV state final with a win over Tuscarawas Central Catholic. The team won in three sets. The scores were 25-14, 25-15...read more
An area driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 18 south of County Road 11 Saturday morning around 11:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Clarissa Moffitt, 27, of...read more
In a Div. IV State Semifinal in girls volleyball at the Wright State Nutter Center Friday Jackson Center defeated Monroeville in five games 25-11, 22-25, 20-25, 25-17, and 16-14. Jackson Center (28-1...read more
Indian Lake Middle School has released their honor roll for the second quarter. 8th Grade 4.0- Taylor Brentlinger, Carter Burnside, Kaya Campbell, Kassidy Crockett, Rachel Davis, Elizabeth Elliott, J...read more
Hardin County Commissioner Ed Elliott, 69, of Mt. Victory, passed away on Saturday at OSU James Cancer Center. Elliott was a commissioner for Hardin County from 1996 to 1999. He was elected in 2008...read more
West Liberty-Salem will look to do something no Ohio Heritage Conference team has ever done when they take on Marion Local on Saturday night at Wapakoneta Harmon Field.  Ohio Heritage Conference ...read more
Students at Benjamin Logan High School have been busy getting a first-hand look at the inner workings of state and local government this past week. Mrs. McKelvey’s A.P. Government students welc...read more
The Division VII playoffs resume Friday night with the Riverside Pirates facing the Minster Wildcats at Sidney's Memorial Stadium.  The Pirates are the #4 seed in Region 26 and coming off their f...read more
Zanesfield Petanque Club member Shannon Hodge was part of the Federation of Petanque Women’s Team USA that competed in the 15th Women’s Petanque World Championships in Bangkok, Thailand th...read more
Benjamin Logan Treasurer Robert Kuehnle has been recognized for helping cut healthcare costs at the district. State Auditor Dave Yost has rolled out a new website designed to help save tax dollars fo...read more
The CBC All-League football team was released today. Indian Lake features the offensive and defensive players of the year. Jr. quarterback Alex Jacobs and senior linebacker Joey Davidson were honore...read more
Urbana University senior linebacker D’Gary Wallace has been voted the Mountain East Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday. Wallace earned the weekly hono...read more
The Hilliker YMCA Flag Football program recently wrapped up the season with its final game at AcuSport Stadium in Bellefontaine called "Under the Lights".  Participation in the Hilliker YMCA's f...read more
Indian Lake Schools and Honda Transmission Manufacturing in Russells Point plan to expand their partnership to teach robotics and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts to students ...read more
The Urbana University men’s soccer team made school history by becoming the first Urbana athletic program ever to qualify for NCAA postseason play. The Blue Knights were chosen as one of 38 tea...read more
A local woman was arrested on multiple charges after she was caught shoplifting at Rite Aid, 230 South Main Street, Thursday afternoon around 12:40. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that A...read more
The Hilliker Heat YMCA swim team participated in the 2015 Great White North Invitational at the Auglaize Mercer YMCA in Celina on Saturday and Sunday. Here are the local results: Boys 100 Free 11-12...read more
Indian Lake recently named its Seniors of the Month. Name: Michelle Grider Parents: Jim and Julie Grider Address: Huntsville School activities and awards: Volleyball, Basketball, National Honor So...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released pairings and locations for the football regional semifinals. Riverside will play top-seeded Minster at Sidney Memorial Stadium Friday night at 7...read more
Two defendants were sentenced and three pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Wednesday. Rickie Williams, 35, of Toledo, pleaded guilty to attempted theft of drugs...read more
Indian Lake High School students who will be eligible to vote in the 2016 elections learned why they should during a special presentation. Logan County Board of Elections Deputy Director Adam Brannon...read more
The Indian Lake Lakers great season came to an end Saturday night in front of a sold out crowd in Lewistown as Ottawa-Glandorf survived a late rally by Indian Lake 23-15. The Titans scored first on t...read more
Tonight on 1390 & 107.3 WBLL the West Liberty-Salem Tigers (8-2) will travel to Country Day (9-1) to face the Indians.  This is the Division VI Region 22 opening round playoff game.  Mat...read more
A county teen was arrested on multiple charges after he threatened to blow up the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center, then shoot his teacher and kill himself. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded t...read more
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Division VII: Region 26: 5 Ada (6-5)     7 4 Riverside (10-1)    32  (First ever playoff win!  Go Pirates!!)  [audio:110615110343-CoachMcGillinter...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash on County Road 13 near Bellefontaine Wednesday night around 6:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert Wildermuth, 70, of 117 S...read more
Indian Lake will have to wait one extra day this week before taking the field for their first playoff game in school history as they will face Ottawa-Glandorf Saturday night. It's been an exciting we...read more
In the only sport in the state of Ohio where you have to earn your way into the postseason based on your regular season performance; the West Liberty-Salem football program has made a name for itself....read more
A Quincy man was arrested on multiple felony counts following a domestic disturbance at his residence Tuesday night around 7:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that William Turley, 45, of ...read more
Veterans from around the area will gather in Urbana University Stadium on Saturday, November 7th for the 2015 Blue Knights Athletics Veterans Honor Day. Anyone who has served or is currently serving ...read more
The Riverside Pirates will end a 10-year playoff drought Friday night as they host Ada in the Division VII Region 26 opening round of the playoffs.  It will be the ground and pound game of Rivers...read more
The annual Junior High All-Star Soccer Game was played at Champions Field Saturday. Representatives from each of the Tri-County teams played. The All Star game was played, inter-mixing all the playe...read more
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Bellefontaine Mayor Ben Stahler delivered the State of the City Address at Tuesday's council meeting. Stahler reported that the state of the city is good. He cited several moments throughout 2015 tha...read more
Four local football teams are playoff bound. The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced their postseason pairings Sunday afternoon. The top eight teams in each region qualify for the second...read more
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At the Division II boys regional cross country meet at Troy on Saturday, Bellefontaine's Justin Clayton (pictured middle) ran a gritty, gutsy race, finishing 15th (16:32.1) and advancing to state this...read more
Local standout Nicole Fawcett, known worldwide for her volleyball play, has been selected as a finalist for the ‘Team USA Awards.’ Fawcett was nominated in the Female Athlete of the Month...read more
Two city teens who were reported missing Monday morning were found in Lima, then arrested. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Jonathan Coleman, 17, of 320 Walnut Street, and Brittany Ko...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Indian Lake never trailed against the Raiders as they sprinted out to a 31-6 lead in the first half.  The Raiders kept things interesting in the second half, but t wasn't e...read more
Ten weeks ago we were excited for another season of high school football.  The weather was warm and school was just starting.  Now we're talking about cold nights and football playoffs. ...read more
An area driver was cited following a two-vehicle accident on County Road 10 near Township Road 129 (near Zanesfield) Monday morning around 10:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert...read more
Urbana University senior Michael McFarlane has been voted to the 2015 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Men's Soccer First Team, announced by the organizat...read more
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The search for Treasurer Robert Kuehnle's replacement is getting another step closer to being complete after the Benjamin Logan Board of Education meeting Monday. The board hired Ohio Hi-Point Career...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for October 27th. Division I (top 16 from both Division I regions will qualify for the playoffs) ...read more
Fourteen students from Bellefontaine High School participated in the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) District 11 Honor Band at Troy High School over the weekend. Students were chosen by submi...read more
The Ohio Heritage Conference recently handed out league awards for volleyball. Player of the Year: Jamie Peterson (SR) West Liberty-Salem First Team: Jamie Peterson (SR) West Liberty-Salem Katie B...read more
A 63-year-old rural West Liberty woman was injured in an ATV rollover crash near her house Friday morning around 10:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Deborah Thornburg of 8129 Townsh...read more
Indian Lake High School has released their honor roll for the second quarter. Seniors 4.0- Cody Beair, Joseph (Joey) Davidson, Connor Davis, Renae Deardurff, Michelle Grider, Ashley Holycross, Magan ...read more
Two passengers were injured in a crash on County Road 97 just south of Township Road 237 (near Belle Center) Sunday afternoon around five o'clock. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol repo...read more
An area driver was cited following an injury accident on State Route 274 near Township Road 238 (east of Huntsville) Sunday afternoon around 5:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Raymo...read more
Several area volleyball teams played sectional final matches on Saturday. Division IV: Top-seeded Jackson Center swept Houston 25-9, 25-11, and 25-10. Fairlawn upset Number 2 seed Southeastern 25-1...read more
Soccer teams from around the area were in action on Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys team won its opening tournament game by defeating visiting Xenia Christian 7-0. The Tigers led 3-0 a...read more
As many parts of the country are being hit hard by winter weather and the bitter cold, State Fire Marshal Larry L. Flowers is asking all residents to make sure their homes are fire safe. He says ...read more
Several local cross country teams competed in the district meet on Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys team placed 6th out of 27 teams in Division III. The top 8 teams qualify. This marks ...read more
The 2015 Boys Central Buckeye Conference Cross Country team is as follows, after the completion of the HS boys race last Saturday at Southview Park in Bellefontaine.  1st team All CBC:  1....read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Urbana (2-7)  9 Indian Lake (7-2)  49   WBLL Game Bellefontaine (3-6)  35 Springfield Shawnee (2-7)  14 [audio:10241594306-TobySmithrecaps3514wina...read more
A drunk driver was arrested on multiple charges after a series of incidents Friday evening. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol responded to a one-vehicle crash at the intersection of Cou...read more
On Friday’s 43rd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments: "Today Americans again remember the tragic Supreme Court ...read more
Last week was a big week with our football picks.  For the first time this season a guest picker beat our prognosticators and it took a perfect picking weekend.  Derrick Rausch broke the str...read more
LCS Elite ran past Benjamin Logan Black 13-0 in the Jr. High soccer tournament Thursday night at Calvary Fields. (Pictured, left to right: Xavier Monnin and Ashlyn Shaner celebrate a goal by Corbin K...read more
Four city residents were arrested on felony drug charges following a traffic stop on the Route 33 exit ramp to State Route 540 Thursday afternoon around four o'clock. The arrests were the result of a...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team defeated visiting Botkins 3-0 in the Division III sectional tournament Thursday night. Freshman Gabby Hollar had two goals. Dierdre McGill recorded a...read more
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The Indian Lake School Board is again considering the creation of a drug testing policy for students involved in extracurricular activities. The Board met in regular session Thursday night. The 13-me...read more
A local teen who was reported missing overnight was arrested near Indian Lake Friday morning around 9:20. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Jonathon Golden, 15, 8250 Indian Drive, ...read more
Youth football players and coaches from across the area will descend upon Urbana University Stadium on Saturday, October 24th for the 2015 Blue Knights Athletics Youth Football Day sponsored by Excel ...read more
A county woman was arrested after she was caught shoplifting at Walmart, 2281 South Main Street, Thursday night around 6:05. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Melissa Batsche, 34, of 1...read more
The Central Buckeye Conference recently gave out league awards in soccer. Girls’ Soccer Kenton Trail Division: Player of the Year: Iman Salhieh 12 Kenton Ridge First Team: Brooke Parker 11 ...read more
A local driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 32 southwest of Bellefontaine Wednesday afternoon around 3:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Donald King Jr., 62...read more
LCS Elite defeated West Liberty #1 4-1 in the Jr. High soccer tournament Wednesday night at Calvary Fields. Ethan Pequignot had two goals. Rachel Davis and Hayli Hamilton each recorded a goal. Rael...read more
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It took 24 rounds to crown Logan County's 2016 Spelling Bee Champion at Benjamin Logan Middle School Thursday. Bellefontaine 6th-grader Grant Lotts spelled "Gargantuan" and then "Solstice" to defeat ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Middle School cross country teams finished their season at the Yellow Springs Invitational at Young's Dairy on Tuesday. Girls Results: 1st place out of 11 teams (113 runners) ...read more
The Bellefontaine 7th grade football team won the CBC championship with a hard fought 20-14 victory over the Northridge Cougars at AcuSport Stadium Tuesday night. The Chiefs opened the scoring when T...read more
A teen driver was cited after he crashed on County Road 5 near County Road 20 (north of Benjamin Logan) Wednesday afternoon around 3:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jonathan Anders...read more
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Congressman Jim Jordan hosted a reception for Matt Huffman Wednesday evening at Café 212 in Bellefontaine. Mr. Huffman, of Lima, is seeking Ohio’s 12th District Senate seat along with f...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for October 20th. Division I (top 16 from both Division I regions will qualify for the playoffs) ...read more
The High Point Stars U10 & U14 Boys soccer teams both brought home trophies this weekend finishing second in the Ohio Champions League Tournament. The U10 Boys team went into the last game of the...read more
The Midwest Regional Educational Service Center is hosting the county spelling bee in the Benjamin Logan Middle School Media Center tonight at six o’clock. Each school building for grades 1-8 c...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of East Sandusky Avenue and Lakewood Drive Tuesday afternoon around four o'clock. The Bellefontaine Police Department report...read more
A local driver was cited following a rollover crash on State Route 245 near West Liberty Monday morning around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jacob Park, 26, of 116 Sidney Stree...read more
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Two resignations were considered by DeGraff Council Tuesday evening. Council approved the resignation for Tom Taylor. He served as the part-time assistant operator at the Joint Sewer Plant. Officer ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Big Orange boys and girls HS and JH Cross Country teams swept the OHC Conference Meet Saturday at Cedarville, winning all 4 championships. At Southview Park in Bellefontaine ...read more
A Benjamin Logan Middle School team advanced to 2016 First Lego League Ohio State Championship scheduled for February 6-7 at the Ervin J. Nutter Center in Dayton. Over the weekend, three BLMS teams c...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week West Liberty-Salem (6-2)  34 Triad (3-5)  14 Dusty Moell returned and interception 95 yards in the 4th quarter to seal the win for the Tigers. The WL-S defense had 5...read more
With cold weather upon us, Logan County Dog Warden Deputy Benji Avila has provided a brief list of tips to help dog owners keep their pets warm and safe this winter. - Outdoor pets burn extra energy ...read more
Fissel Floor Covering won the 2-3 grade city soccer tournament last Saturday. (Pictured, left to right: Aubrey Grow, Chloe Heminger, Callie Shumaker, Kate Myers, Natalie Snapp, Graham Lotts, Lauren H...read more
The Bellefontaine Rotary Club met Monday afternoon at the Friendly Senior Center. Entrepreneur John Irmscher was the featured speaker. Irmscher gave a detailed speech on the proposed renovation of C...read more
A structure fire destroyed a farmhouse at 1220 State Route 235 North, DeGraff, Tuesday morning around two o'clock. The DeGraff Fire Department along with mutual aid from Lakeview, Indian Joint, Hunts...read more
We're expecting a lot of points tonight with the schedule of games we have for the 8th week of high school football.  At Triad, the Cardinals will host their old foe in the West Liberty-Salem Tig...read more
The Bellefontaine boys golf team competed at the Division 1 District golf tournament on Thursday at Weatherwax Golf Course in Middletown. The Chiefs ended up shooting a 356. Conner Adelsberger led B...read more
In Thursday high school volleyball at Greeneview, the West Liberty-Salem Tigers Varsity defeated Greeneview in 3 sets, 25-10, 25-13 and 25-11.  Jamie Peterson had 18 kills.  Tory Cordell ha...read more
An early morning fatal accident Saturday left 2 people dead after an apparent 4-wheeling accident. The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported a 911 call coming in around 1:15 a.m. on a possible...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity volleyball team fell to visiting Tipp City in three sets Wednesday night: 25-13, 25-10, and 25-10. Anya Nunez had 12 digs. Mikayla Stepp recorded 6 assists. Kenzie Smith t...read more
Bellefontaine High School has announced its January Seniors of the Month. Name: Liz Martin Parents: Teresa & Dave Martin Address: Ridgeway School activities and awards: Soccer, Basketball, Yea...read more
Over $18.7 million will support shelters for the homeless and help homeless Ohioans find permanent housing.   The Ohio Development Services Agency is providing grants to 50 local organizations t...read more
The Bellefontaine 8th grade football team beat visiting Urbana 28-22 at AcuSport Stadium Tuesday night. The win clinched a share of the CBC North Championship. Garrett Gross had three rushing touchd...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team clinched a share of the Central Buckeye Conference Mad River division title with a five-set victory at Graham Tuesday night. The scores were 19-25, 25-16, 2...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team defeated Springfield Catholic 3-1 Tuesday night to clinch their second consecutive Ohio Heritage Conference title. Annika Wolfe scored 2 goals. Lily ...read more
For the first time this season the Indian Lake Lakers have made their way in to the top 8 in their region in the football playoff standings.  The top 8 from each region will qualify for the state...read more
Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay) and Senator Cliff Hite (R-Findlay) held a news conference Friday announcing the introduction of legislation that will name a portion of road in Hancock County...read more
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Bellefontaine hosted Riverside in a Volley for a Cure match Monday evening. The event featured a bake sale and an auction for baskets filled with items donated by the community. The night’s fe...read more
The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center recently announced the career center’s Superintendent’s List, Honor Roll, and half-day Honor Roll for the second nine weeks. To be eligible for the Superin...read more
West Liberty-Salem defeated Mechanicsburg in four sets: 22-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-19. Jamie Peterson had 28 kills, 7 total blocks, 4 ace serves and 13 digs. Olivia Ames had 15 digs and 22 serve receptio...read more
A passenger was killed in a head-on collision on Route 33 near Santa Fe Line Road (west of New Hampshire) Thursday afternoon around 5:15. The Wapakoneta Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that ...read more
The Logan County Grand Jury handed out 36 indictments earlier this week, including indictments for a couple for child endangering. Steven Haddox, 30, of 212 Walker Street, Bellefontaine, was indicted...read more
Honda reported that they set an all-time record for North American auto production in 2015. They had a total production of 1,862,491 Honda and Acura vehicles this past year. This was a 3.1 percent i...read more
In a tri-match on Saturday, the West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team lost to Jackson Center: 19-25, 12-25. Jamie Peterson had 4 kills, 4 total blocks, and 8 digs. Olivia Ames recorded 13 digs a...read more
The West Liberty-Salem cross country teams had a good showing at the Anna Invitational on Saturday. The varsity boys team finished 7th out of 21 teams in a tough field. Season Record 113-33 Meet Re...read more
A Lakeview man who was indicted on nine felony sex charges was arrested at his residence Wednesday afternoon around 1:15. On Tuesday, the Logan County Grand Jury indicted James Howard, 59, of 390 Nor...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Urbana (2-5)  14 Benjamin Logan (4-3)  35   WBLL Game Tipp City (6-1)  45  Bellefontaine (2-5)  7 [audio:100915102415-TobySmithrecaps457loss...read more
A local driver was cited for a two-vehicle accident on State Route 508 near County Road 187 Wednesday morning around 5:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Ryan Turner, 27, of 1607 Bria...read more
Hunters checked 12,505 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s muzzleloader season, January 9-12, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). During last year’s muzzleloader seas...read more
Welcome to the time of year where it gets cooler in the evenings, leaves are changing colors and football teams are now looking to march toward league titles and playoff berths.  As we enter week...read more
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The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education held their first organizational meeting of the year on Wednesday night. An organizational meeting was held with Anne Reames being re-elected preside...read more
Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 235 at County Road 13 Tuesday morning around 9:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Clarence Grow, 68, of 121 Church Stre...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team sent their lone senior, Natalie Drumm, out in style Thursday evening with a straight set win over visiting Northwestern. The scores were 25-13, 25-17, and 2...read more
Two local residents were injured in a weather-related crash on Route 33 near State Route 540 Tuesday morning around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jessica Meyer, 30, of 3...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys high school cross-country team finished in 2nd place at the Kenton “Kyle Althauser Memorial” Cross Country Invitational with 53 points on Thursday.  Scoring f...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made the following comments regarding President Obama’s final State of the Union speech: “For the past seven years, the Obama administration has systematic...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys golf team played at the district tournament Thursday at the Weatherwax Golf Course in Middletown. Benjamin Logan finished 12th as a team, shooting a 372, to end their season. ...read more
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Bellefontaine City Council met for the first time in 2016 Tuesday. Several new faces were in council chamber for their first meeting. Zeb Wagner is representing the 1st Ward. He replaces Dave Haw. Mi...read more
The Bellefontaine 7th grade volleyball team defeated Dayton Stebbins 25-17, 25-22 in the opening round of the CBC tournament Wednesday night. Lyssa Hudson and Kinsey Davis passed the ball well. Sara...read more
Donor dollars from last fall’s United Way campaign will touch four new Funded Agencies in 2016 as overall community support in Logan County will top last year’s totals by more than $25,000...read more
The Indian Lake Board of Education held the first meeting of 2016 on Monday night. The board re-elected Mark Albright as  president and elected Steve Spath as vice president. Gabe Wickline and ...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys golf team played well on Tuesday at Reid Park Golf Course in Springfield in the Division 1 Sectional Tournament. The Chiefs shot 328 to finish in 2nd place. The Chieft...read more
Five defendants were sentenced and one pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Jonathan Triplett, 24, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to 2 &f...read more
The 8th Grade Bellefontaine Chieftains hosted Indian Lake Tuesday night and came out with a 40-12 victory at AcuSport Stadium improving to 5-0-1 on the year. On the night, Garrett Gross ran for over ...read more
Over the past eight months, wind developer EverPower has been meeting to hear the concerns of citizens and landowners in the Indian Lake area, where the company plans to construct its Scioto Ridge Win...read more
The Indian Lake varsity volleyball team beat host Bellefontaine in four sets: 21-25, 25-9, 30-28, and 25-11 Tuesday night. Leading the way for the Lakers were Michelle Grider with 22 kills and 7 bloc...read more
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The William Saxbe Cross Country Invitational was held at Mechanicsburg's Goshen Park Tuesday afternoon. The Benjamin Logan boys teams won the high school and junior high races.  The HS team is c...read more
A teen driver was cited following an injury crash on Route 68 north of Bellefontaine Monday afternoon around 3:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dalton Peters, 18, of 2846 Route 68 N...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for October 6th Division I  (top 16 from both Division I regions will qualify for the playoffs) R...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated Triad in three sets: 25-16, 25-20, 25-13 Monday night. Jamie Peterson had 24 kills, 5 total blocks, and 4 ace serves. Emily Shultz recorded 12...read more
State Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay) Monday announced his support for the recent CDC report, “Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.” Sprague, joined by Ohio Attorn...read more
A local teen was arrested following a domestic dispute with his brother at their residence Friday afternoon around 4:20. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Kyle Richardson, 14, of 1...read more
West Liberty-Salem’s cross country teams took to the Buck Creek Invitational on Saturday, bringing back several awards along the way. The High School boys took 5th out of 22 teams. There 270 t...read more
An area driver suffered minor injuries in a rollover crash on State Route 47 near County Road 25 Friday morning around 7:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Roberta Spradlin, 57, of 20...read more
A local driver suffered minor injuries in a weather-related crash on Township Road 216 south of County Road 11 Sunday morning around ten o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Susan ...read more
The following are soccer results from Saturday: High School The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls defeated Anna 4-0. Madison Bender, Gabby Hollar, Lily Yoder, and Madison Oelker scored. Annika Wolf...read more
Nicole Fawcett led the U.S. Women’s Volleyball National Team to its third straight NORCECA Continental Championship Friday night in Morelia, Mexico. Team USA defeated Dominican Republic 25-19, ...read more
The Logan County Chamber of Commerce has announced Maze Hearing and Balance, LLC as their first Business of the Month for 2016. Dr. Heather Maze Smith has built her practice in six years to three loc...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Mechanicsburg (6-0)  44 West Liberty-Salem (4-2)  0   WBLL Game Stebbins (5-1)  14 Bellefontaine (2-4)  17  [audio:100215102957-TobySmithreca...read more
The Logan County Health District has recently announced funding has been received from the Delta Dental Foundation in the amount of $2,000 to provide two adult dental clinics during 2016. “The H...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan’s (R-Urbana) staff will be in Bellefontaine on Monday, January 11th. Cameron Warner, Rep. Jordan’s district director, will be available to meet with constituents fr...read more
The Village of Quincy council met for the first time in 2016 this past week. John Hickman and Marilane Fry were sworn in as new members at a special council meeting held December 30th to handle perso...read more
The Calvary Christian varsity soccer team rallied past Troy Christian 2-1 Thursday night. The Spartans trailed 1-0 at the half. Freshman Josh Kilgore scored the tying goal. Sophomore Tyler Reinhard...read more
Five games down and five to go in the regular season for high school football.  This week presents the game of the year in the OHC where Mechanicsburg (5-0) will face West Liberty-Salem (4-1).&nb...read more
Three people were injured in a three-vehicle crash near Huntsville at the intersection of Route 33 and Township Road 221 Friday night around 6:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Sheri...read more
Here are the 2016 re-organizational meeting highlights by the Ridgemont School Board held on Thursday. Newly re-elected members Cheryl France, Eric Hill, and Jerry Turner, were sworn in by Treasurer ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated Springfield Catholic in three sets: 25-20, 25-15, 25-23 Wednesday night. Jamie Peterson had 28 kills, 2 solo blocks, and 8 digs. Tory Cordell ...read more
There were several weather-related accidents across Logan County Friday morning. Despite temperatures in the mid to upper 30s, many roads were slick. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys cross country team won the Triad Invitational on Tuesday. Scoring for the Raiders were Cameron Johnson in 5th place in 18:04, Wyatt Warren in 9th place in 18:26, Jake ...read more
Benjamin Logan boys golf finished 4th Tuesday in a field of 17 to move on to the district tourney next Thursday at Weatherwax. Scores were high as normal but early morning drizzle that turned into a ...read more
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The Hi Point Women's Center recently merged with the Pregnancy Care Center of Union County to become the New Path Pregnancy Resource Centers. The merge was made because the two groups discovered that...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team improved to 9-8 on the season and 5-1 in league play with a five-set home victory against Greenon. Scores from the match were 25-17, 19-25, 25-15, 23-25, and...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for September 29th.  Division I (top 16 from both Division I regions will qualify for the pla...read more
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The Bellefontaine Middle School Junior Chieftain Invitational was held Tuesday afternoon at Southview Park.  In the Fun Run Megan Adams (left) finished first in 4:37, while Mandilyn Weaver (righ...read more
It was a record-setting night in high school volleyball Monday. West Liberty-Salem senior setter Kylie Gilroy delivered 48 assists in the Tigers four-set win against Northeastern to set the school re...read more
A local school treasurer has accepted a new job. Benjamin Logan Treasurer Robert Kuehnle was hired on a unanimous vote Tuesday evening to be the fulltime treasurer of Mansfield City Schools, beginnin...read more
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The Logan County Health District continued with its unwanted facelift at its first board meeting of the year Wednesday. The board approved, effective January 31st, the closing of the Home Health Agen...read more
A local driver struck an Amish buggy on State Route 235 north of DeGraff Tuesday morning around 9:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Diana Seiler, 65, of 470 Spruce Street, Lakeview, ...read more
The Calvary Christian varsity soccer team defeated Sidney Christian Academy 9-0 Saturday. (Pictured: Freshman Noah Labelle in possession as senior goalie Ben Tanner looks on.) Tyler Reinhard had a h...read more
Several local soccer teams took to the fields on Saturday. High School The Lady Chiefs came up in short in both of their games against Wapak. Both the varsity and JV team lost 1-0. Their record is...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity team finished as runner-up of the Elgin Volleyball Classic at Marion Elgin High School on Saturday. The Raiders went 2-1 on the day moving their record to 8-8 overall. Ben...read more
A Honda contractor was killed in a work-related accident at Honda R&D in Raymond Monday morning just after six o’clock. Ghouse Gulam, 61, was struck in the head by a forklift just five minu...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated Cedarville in three sets: 25-23, 25-21, 25-15 Thursday night. Jamie Peterson had 13 kills, 5 total blocks, 10 digs, and 3 ace serves. Tory Cor...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team defeated Northeastern 4-0 Thursday night. Diedre McGill, Annika Wolfe, Madison Oelker, and Ashley Rabenstein all scored goals.  McGill added ass...read more
Two drunk brothers were arrested after they fought outside CJ's Lakeside Tavern, 105 East Lake Street, Lakeview, Friday morning around 12:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Adam Houch...read more
The Bellefontaine Chieftains won the CBC postseason tournament Thursday at Kittyhawk Golf Center in Dayton.  With the win the Chieftains wrap up an undefeated season in the CBC.  The Chie...read more
A teen driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash on Township Road 32 south of County Road 11 Thursday morning around 7:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Zackery Close, 15, of 82...read more
A township road between Bellefontaine and West Liberty will be closed this week for a culvert replacement. Crews from Monroe Township will be replacing a culvert on Township Road 30 halfway between R...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys golf team finished 6th in the OHC league tournament at Indian Springs Wednesday. The Tigers shot a 385. Dillon Callicoat fired a team-best 80. Max Eggleston reco...read more
Earlier this week Ryan H. Seibert, 22, of Springfield, was sentenced in Champaign County Common Pleas Court to 7 years in prison in connection with a robbery this past March at Security National Bank ...read more
Mad River Mountain opened for operation on Saturday.  Resort officials said that within a few hours Saturday there were 1,000 people there. Limited lifts spinning & trails were open for sk...read more
Former Ohio Fourth District Congressman Michael Oxley of Findlay died Friday at the age of 71.  Oxley was first elected in 1981 after then district congressman Tennyson Guyer died of a heart atta...read more
The Benjamin Logan 8th grade team beat Northridge 50-22. The game was tied at the half.   Offensively, Trent Berry passed for 290 yards and 5 touchdowns and rushed for 158 yards and 2 touchdown...read more
Mayor Ben Stahler (pictured left) was among the new group of leaders in Bellefontaine that participated in a swearing-in ceremony on Wednesday evening. Stahler was elected as mayor this past November...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team defeated Bethel 2-0 Tuesday night. Annika Wolfe and Dierdre McGill each scored. Ashley Rabenstein and Gabby Hollar delivered assists. Paige Shafter ...read more
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The Ohio Caverns Invitational was held Tuesday night at West Liberty. The Big Orange swept the 3 team meets, the JV boys , Varsity girls, and Varsity boys all won their home meet for the year. We wi...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for September 22nd. Division I (top 16 from both Division I regions will qualify for the playoffs)...read more
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The death of five-year-old Michael Barton saddened the Logan County community in May. His father, Anthony Barton, 25, of 441 Plumvalley Street, was sentenced to life in prison for beating Michael to ...read more
A West Liberty-Salem senior received a volleyball honor recently. Jamie Peterson was named the MaxPreps/AVCA Ohio High School Player of the Week for September 14th - September 20th In nine games, sh...read more
The Indian Lake varsity volleyball team swept visiting Greenon 25-19, 25-22, 25-20 Monday night. Michelle Grider had 15 kills, 4 blocks, 9 digs, and 3 aces. Sammi Miler recorded 5 kills, 2 blocks, 1...read more
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One of 2015’s top stories in Logan County had to be the rain in June and flooding at Indian Lake, including Russells Point. I covered the story and could not believe what I saw.  In fact,...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys golf team set the 9-hole school record when they defeated Urbana 148-191 Monday at Liberty Hills. Five guys broke 40. Hunter Karg was medalist with a 35. Nathan Langen...read more
Evan Hoffman, 20, of Bloom Center, near Lewistown, was sentenced just two days after the shooting incident early Sunday that left a Jackson Center teen dead.  Hoffman appeared Tuesday in Bellefo...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Big Orange boys cross country team competed at the Alliance Invitational in the Division II/III Race at Clayton on Saturday. The Tigers placed 6th out of 23 teams. 298 total ru...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week  Riverside (4-0)  28 Fort Loramie (0-4)  7   WBLL Game Indian Lake (3-1)  28 Bellefontaine (0-4)  21 [audio:91815102507-DaveCoburnrecaps2821...read more
An area man was arrested for public intoxication after his friends tried to prevent him from driving home Tuesday morning around 4 am. Bellefontaine Police report that Austin Navarro, 21, of 14190 To...read more
Week 4 means it is time for league play to get started (except the CBC) and tonight there are several BIG league games in the area.  Riverside will visit Ft. Loramie and look to avenge an overtim...read more
A local teen was transferred to the Logan County Jail for theft charges Thursday. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Danny Ellis, Jr, 18, of 8867 Township Road 239, Lakeview, was ar...read more
Riverside defeated Lima Perry in 4 games Thursday 21-25, 26-24, 25-19, and 25-19. Helena Faulder had 13 points with 4 aces, 11 assists. Marissa Davis had 21 digs, 17 kills. Kristin Davidson added 1...read more
A Mercer County Assistant Prosecutor has filed to run for the 2016 open seat on the Third District Court of Appeals. Assistant Prosecutor Amy Ikerd will seek the judgeship in the March 15, 2016, prim...read more
Benjamin Logan dropped another close match Thursday, this time to Northwestern at Windy Knoll 178-179. Raiders standout Grant Ricketts was medalist with a 38. He was followed by Colin Headings 46, G...read more
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Cutter Slagle held his first book signing on Monday night for “The Next Victim”. Slagle is a 2006 graduate from Indian Lake High School. In 2010 he earned a degree in English and Creative...read more
A teenager lost his life following a shooting incident near Lewistown Sunday morning around 3:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Branden Doseck, 16, of Jackson Center, was shot by Eva...read more
The Indian Lake varsity volleyball team swept Dayton Stebbins 25-14, 25-13, 25-17 Wednesday night. Michelle Grider had 10 kills, 3 blocks, and 8 digs. Sammi Miller tallied 7 kills and 15 digs. Rach...read more
A Bellefontaine man wanted on a warrant for rape was arrested on the city's west side Friday night around 9:15. Bellefontaine Police located David Ramos, 22, at 441 West Chillicothe Avenue. Authorit...read more
Tonight on WBLL the Indian Lake Lakers (2-1) invade Bellefontaine to play the Chiefs (0-3).  This is a CBC crossover game.  Bill Tipple and Brian Hogan are live at AcuSport Stadium. [plugin...read more
A county man was arrested following a domestic dispute Christmas Day. The Logan County Sheriff's arrested Myron Payne, 60, of 110 Railroad Street, Rushsylvania, for domestic violence Friday night aro...read more
The International Friendship Center of Logan County (IFC) recently announced that applications are being accepted for the Japan Study Trip for 2016. The trip will be a life changing opportunity for L...read more
The Ohio Development Services Agency awarded 38 communities grants to rehabilitate, repair, and construct affordable housing for low-income Ohioans as well as provide homeownership and rental assistan...read more
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The rainy weather was no match for the 12th annual Louie Vito Rail Jam at Mad River Mountain on Saturday. Every chair was filled as the band played and Louie Vito gave away prizes to the lucky winners...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team blanked Mechanicsburg 7-0 Tuesday night. Gabby Hollar led the attack with 3 goals while Annika Wolfe had 2 goals. Mikalia McIntosh and Laura Neer eac...read more
The Bellefontaine 8th grade football team defeated visiting Mad River Tuesday 42-18. Garrett Gross led the offense scoring 3 rushing TDs and adding three 2-point conversions. Grant Smith scored on a...read more
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A week of memories and sunshine lie ahead for members of the Benjamin Logan High School Marching Band. The group will be traveling to Orlando, Florida on December 26th and returning New Year’s D...read more
The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to an injury accident northwest of Bellefontaine Saturday morning around 4:50. A driver lost control and crashed on Township Road 56 near Township Road 219...read more
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The Junior High Caverns Invitational was held Tuesday at Ohio Caverns. In the boys race the Benjamin Logan Raiders won as a team with 59 points. Pictured left to right:  Trey Allen, Elijah Rugg...read more
Bellefontaine High School has announced its December Seniors of the Month. Name: Meagan Lonsway Parents: Kay & Greg Lonsway Address: Bellefontaine School activities and awards: National Honor ...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team lost at Springfield 5-0 Monday night. Cambryia Elkins played a tough opponent at first singles and fell 6-0, 6-1. Despite going to deuce in almost every g...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team lost to Southeastern in four sets: 20-25, 19-25, 26-24, 19-25 Monday night. Senior Jamie Peterson blasted 36 kills to break the school’s career ki...read more
A county man who was charged with OVI Tuesday evening was arrested following a disturbance at his house Wednesday night around 7:10. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Richard Briss...read more
The Calvary Christian varsity soccer team defeated Fairlawn 3-2 Thursday to improve their record to 5-0-0. The Spartans dominated the first half proceedings and entered halftime with a 2-0 lead thank...read more
A local driver was cited following a three-vehicle crash on County Road 32 south of State Route 47 Wednesday afternoon around 12:40. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Derek Schmiedebusch...read more
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Snowboarders, here's your chance to ride with an Olympian. Louie Vito is coming to Mad River Mountain for his annual rail jam Saturday. It's one of the largest rail jams in the Midwest. Despite reco...read more
A 16-year-old boy was killed in a mobile home fire in Woodstock Wednesday morning around 1:05. Jordan Edley was killed in a fire at 122 South Main Street. Two deputies from the Champaign County Sher...read more
Bellefontaine High School French teacher Shannon Hodge, a member of the Zanesfield Petangue Club, teamed with two others to win the Women’s Triples National Championship in Fresno, California th...read more
Local authorities investigated some tampering at the Russells Point Post Office Wednesday morning around 8 o’clock. Russells Point Police responded to damage and a possible theft from the post ...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys golf team finished 13th out of 17 teams at the Springfield Shawnee David Christoff Memorial Invitational at Reid North Golf Course on Saturday. Senior Grant Ricketts l...read more
In celebration of the season of giving and to demonstrate its ongoing support for its neighbors and partners, the Bellefontaine office of Spherion Staffing Services, a local recruiting, staffing and w...read more
A drunk driver was arrested on multiple charges near Bellefontaine Tuesday night around 6:15. An off-duty deputy from the Logan County Sheriff's Office reported a suspected drunk driver westbound on ...read more
The following is a guest column by U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown: As another year comes to a close, and many of us gather with loved ones to celebrate holidays important to our faiths and filled with tr...read more
The Big Orange High School Varsity Boys (WL-S) finished 15th out of 44 teams in the Division III A race at the Tiffin Carnival Invitational, which is the largest meet in Ohio. Joey Adams (pictured, c...read more
A teen driver suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash on State Route 245 at Township Road 196 (west of West Liberty) Tuesday morning around 11:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports tha...read more
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I visited Barely Used Pets in Urbana just before Christmas.  And you know what I discovered?  People that above all love happy endings!  From Director Connie Smith to Office Manager Da...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated visiting Triad in three sets: 25-14, 25-18, 25-19 Thursday night. Jamie Peterson had 13 kills, 4 total blocks, and 7 digs. Olivia Ames recorded...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team beat Greeneview 3-0 Thursday night. Gabby Hollar, Annika Wolfe, and Lily Yoder each scored a goal. Ashley Rabenstein and Annika Wolfe each delivered ...read more
A suspended driver was cited on multiple charges following a traffic stop near Whispering Pines Monday night around 11:55. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Emily Gatton, 23, of 700 To...read more
Week 3 is a crucial week in high school football.  If you start off 3-0 you're seriously looking at contending in your league and qualifying for the playoffs.  If you start 0-3 you're thinki...read more
Indian Lake Middle School teachers sported festive fashions on the last day of school before Christmas break... all for a good cause. Several staff members paraded through the gym in their best holid...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Jr. High football team blanked Triad 33-0 Thursday night. Trevor Woodruff ran for 2 touchdowns and threw 2 touchdown passes to Ethan Cole. Cole also kicked 3 extra points. Za...read more
Frozen hugs greeted children at the Discovery Center Monday. Olaf from the Disney favorite "Frozen" made a special visit to the preschool ahead of Christmas break. Many kids were excited to see Olaf...read more
A local driver suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 33 and State Route 274 Monday afternoon around 3:15. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle accident on County Road 10 east of County Road 55 Monday afternoon around 4:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Virginia Turnmire, 51, ...read more
In Jr. High volleyball action Wednesday the 7th grade Lady Chiefs defeated Greenon 25-19, 25-7.  Rylie Fullerton served 17 points and had 2 assists. Caitlyn Hutchins served 7 points and had 2 k...read more
An area driver was cited after crashing on Route 68 south of Township Road 190 Monday afternoon around 2:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Ryan Moore, 31, of 311 Carlisle Street, Qui...read more
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The Indian Lake Board of Education had two meetings Monday night. In the first, Treasurer Colleen Reprogle provided details of where the district gets their funding and a peak into the district&rsquo...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys cross country team won the Urbana End of Summer Invitational on Tuesday night. Scoring for the Raiders were Wyatt Warren in 4th place in 19:25, Cameron Johnson in 5th ...read more
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Russells Point Village Council on Monday evening took the first step to spurring more economic development locally by approving a resolution for sponsoring the Clean Ohio Grant application and the pro...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated Springfield Catholic in 4 sets Tuesday night. The scores were 25-12, 25-23, 21-25, and 25-20. Jamie Peterson had 32 kills, 5 ace serves, and 2...read more
The combined choirs of Indian Lake, Benjamin Logan, and Bellefontaine High Schools and a Community Choir brought the crowd to their feet with their performance of the Christmas section of G.F. Handel'...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team lost at Springfield Catholic 4-1 Tuesday night. At first singles, Cambryia Elkins lost in three sets 2-6, 6-1, and 1-6. Livi Robbins fell at second single...read more
Hampton, Virginia Benjamin Syms Middle School was one of five winners of a $100,000 Fab Lab grant. Over 200 schools applied for the grant. Syms’ application was written by technology teacher Co...read more
A county man was arrested on multiple charges following a domestic dispute with his live-in girlfriend Saturday night around 8:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kevin Huffman, 44, of...read more
A West Mansfield man was arrested on multiple felony charges following a domestic disturbance at his residence Saturday night around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dougla...read more
In JH football Tuesday, the Bellefontaine Chieftains 7th grade football team defeated Tecumseh 36-14.  Ty Leeper scored touchdowns on runs of 65, 63, 57, and 37 yards. Ethan Moore scored on ...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a traffic stop on County Road 57 near Bellefontaine Friday night around 8:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Joseph Wish, 60, of 4750 Route 68 No...read more
A local teen has been arrested for the recent rash of car break-ins across West Mansfield. The Logan County Sheriff's Office arrested Zane Robinson, 17, of 251 North Main Street, West Mansfield, Satu...read more
Indian Lake High School seniors Michael Mallory and Justin Young are participating in the Ohio Music Education Association's All-State Choir Concert in Cincinnati on Monday, December 28th. The singer...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls soccer team defeated visiting London 5-2 Saturday afternoon. Hayley Boysel led the attack with two goals and two assists. Kenzie Heater, Taylor Coy, and Kaley Asbury...read more
Preparations are underway for the local Rotary Four-Way Test Speech Contest to be held on March 7, 2016 at the regular Bellefontaine Rotary Club meeting. The event is open to high school-age students...read more
Local cross country teams saw yet another busy Saturday. Here are results from around the area: West Liberty-Salem Big Orange Junior Varsity competed in the varsity boys’ red division race. Jo...read more
Several volleyball teams were in action Saturday. The Benjamin Logan freshman volleyball team competed in the eight-team Bellefontaine Invitational. The Raiders finished seventh and move to 3-2 on t...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Junior High football team defeated Northeastern's Junior High team Thursday 33-6. Zayne Reed scored on touchdown runs of 1 and 9 yards for the Tigers. Quarterback Trevor Woodr...read more
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  Super Saturday marks the biggest shopping day of the year, even ahead of Black Friday. Logan County Chamber of Commerce President Paul Benedetti says there are a variety of reasons to shop lo...read more
Mary Rutan Hospital is hoping to ease the transition from hospital to home with their new bedside prescription delivery service. Patients are now able to have their prescriptions filled and delivered ...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity volleyball team beat Stebbins 25-15, 27-25, 25-22 Thursday night. Monica Martz had 8 kills and was 14/14 serving. Kassidi Sullivan had 5 kills, 4 aces and was 18/18 serving...read more
Several items of recognition highlighted the Ridgemont Board of Education December meeting on Thursday. December Students of the Month Taylor Cronley and Dalton Tackett were among those recognized. B...read more
After a few surprises in week 1 let's see what week 2 on the high school football schedule has in store for us.  Last week team WBLL jumped out to a 2 game lead in the weekly picks.  Unfortu...read more
Name: Michael Mallory Parents: Curt and Suzy Mallory Address: DeGraff School activities and awards: Soccer, Baseball, Key Club, Student Government, Musical, Show Choir, Vocal Jazz Ensemble, 3 Years...read more
Indian Lake 6th grader Kendall Cotterman has a new accolade to put on her resume. She spelled "resume" correctly to win the ILMS Spelling Bee held on Thursday, December 17th. Seventh grader Tyler Fa...read more
The Bellefontaine 7th grade volleyball team rallied past Benjamin Logan 10-25, 25-22, 25-12 Wednesday night. Jenna Smith had 13 points, 2 kills, and a dig. Rylie Fullerton recorded 4 points and 4 as...read more
In junior high football action Tuesday the 7th grade Bellefontaine Chieftains held on to defeat Springfield Shawnee 32-30. Ty Leeper led the offense with 191 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns. Jaeden C...read more
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The Kiwanis Logan County Cross Country Meet was held Tuesday at Indian Lake High School. In the high school girls race, Bellefontaine's Aubrey Stolly won in 20:49. Reghan Bieleski of the Big Orange ...read more
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The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education heard Superintendent Dr. Rick Smith's first evaluation of the district Wednesday. The board requested that Dr. Smith conduct the evaluation after be...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team lost to Greenon 5-0 Monday night. Cambryia Elkins lost at first singles 6-0, 6-0. Livi Robbins fought a tough battle but lost 6-0, 6-1. At third singles,...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team beat Bellefontaine in three games Monday night to stay undefeated. Olivia Ames had 6 aces, 10 serve receptions, and 13 digs. Jamie Peterson recorded 18 ...read more
On Wednesday, the SpartanNash Foundation presented a large donation to Our Daily Bread. Representatives from SpartanNash’s Bellefontaine Distribution Center presented the $5,000 donation at Lut...read more
Jacob Smith competed in The Great Buckeye Challenge mini triathlon at Buck Creek State Park in Springfield on Sunday. Smith finished the 250 yard swim, 10 mile bike ride, and 2 mile run in 57:06.41, ...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team split a home tri-match with Triad and North Union on Saturday.  In the first match, Benjamin Logan beat Triad in straight sets 25-15 and 25-18.  ...read more
Four defendants were sentenced and one pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Scott Rowe, 36, of Belle Center, pleaded guilty to identity fr...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Big Orange boys cross country team finished 5th out of 22 teams in the Division III race at the Bob Schul Invitational at Milton-Union High School Saturday. Here is the order o...read more
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The Allen County Fair continues to feature famous country groups. On Tuesday, fair officials announced that Rascal Flatts is scheduled to perform on Saturday, August 27th, 2016. The show will open w...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys golf team handled visiting Kenton Ridge 151-184 at Liberty Hills Thursday. Nicklaus Lyons earned medalist honors for the second straight match with a 36. Devin Fowler ...read more
It's time to dust off that favorite jersey that's been in the closet for a few months as our weekends now turn to football.  The high school season kicks off tonight and once again this year we w...read more
A teen was arrested following a domestic dispute with his mother at her Chippewa residence Monday night around 6:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Anthony Hoskinson II, 19, of Lima, ...read more
The Indian Lake varsity volleyball team defeated visiting Kenton in three games Wednesday night: 25-20, 25-18, 25-20. Brooke Lewis had 4 kills and 8 digs. Sammi Miller, Rachel Kimmel, and Olivia Ams...read more
A local driver who suffered serious injuries in a T-Bone crash near Huntsville last Tuesday afternoon has passed away. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Marjorie Phillips, 89, of 435 Nor...read more
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Despite the recent warm weather, Bellefontaine City Schools are prepared to use their calamity day schedule. Board members heard at their final meeting in calendar year 2015 Monday night that the dis...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys golf team defeated Dayton Stebbins 152-187 Wednesday night at Liberty Hills. Nicklaus Lyons was medalist with a 36. Connor Adelsberger shot a 38, Nathan Langenfeld and...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity team defeated Benjamin Logan in four sets Tuesday: 25-13, 25-16, 23-25, 25-12. Jamie Peterson had 27 kills, 9 total blocks, 6 ace serves, and 9 digs. Kylie Gilroy had 3...read more
A local teen driver suffered serious injuries in a rollover crash on County Road 39 near Belle Center Thursday night around 10:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Mason Plikerd, 16, of...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team lost to Northwestern 5-0 Tuesday. Cambryia Elkins lost at first singles 6-0, 6-1 bringing her record to 4-2. Livi Robbins fell at second singles 6-0, 6-0....read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys golf team beat visiting Triad 177-195 at Liberty Hills Tuesday. Dillon Callicoat was medalist with a 37. Max Eggleston shot a 42, Tylar Jett and Tyler Gardner eac...read more
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Father Patrick Sheridan celebrated his final masses at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church on Sunday morning. St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 328 East Patterson Avenue, held mass at 9 a.m. and 1...read more
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The Early Bird Invitational was held Tuesday evening at Benjamin Logan High School in perfect running weather. Bellefontaine runners won the middle school girls, high school girls, and high school bo...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan’s (R-Urbana) staff will be in Bellefontaine on Monday. Rep. Jordan’s District Director Cameron Warner will be available to meet with constituents from 9:30 to 11:30...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team beat Urbana 3-1 Monday night. Gabby Hollar, Lily Yoder, and Peyton Kerns each scored a goal. Ashley Rabenstein and Annika Wolfe delivered assists. P...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently announced that consumers who have unused gift cards from the former RadioShack can file claims to seek refunds for remaining card balances. “Consumers...read more
The Logan County Chamber of Commerce has named Jim Sexstone as their December Board Member of the Month. Sexstone, born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, has been involved with YMCA camping since h...read more
Bellefontaine beat Springfield Shawnee at Reid Park Golf Course in Springfield Monday. The match ended in a 176-176 tie. The Chieftains won on the fifth man tiebreaker.  The Chieftains were led...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Route 33 about a mile east of the Logan/Union county line Friday afternoon around 5:05. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Pat...read more
Two area boys golf teams competed in the Tecumseh Arrow Invitational at Windy Knoll Golf Club on Saturday. Bellefontaine tied for 7th out of 20 schools. Devin Fowler fired a 78, Nathan Langenfeld sh...read more
Jacob Smith, 14, of Rushsylvania, won the Speedy Feet Kids Triathlon in Springfield on Saturday. Smith was one of 120 youth who participated at the NT Splash Zone & Eagle City Soccer Complex. Sm...read more
The Shady Bowl Speedway hosted four divisions of races on Saturday. Here are the results the feature races of each division: Street Stocks (Feature race - Purtee Family Classic - 40 laps) 1st - Rod...read more
Local soccer teams were busy on Saturday as the 2015 season is being welcomed in. High School The Benjamin Logan Raiders defeated Fairlawn in the consolation game of the Quest Cup Saturday night 1-0...read more
Area volleyball teams took to the courts on Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team defeated Riverside in three sets: 25-19, 25-19, 25-17. Jamie Peterson had 5 service aces, 24 kill...read more
A driver suffered minor injuries in a rollover crash on County Road 26 near West Mansfield Thursday morning around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Starlight Snyder, 35, of...read more
A Logan County native recently rode his way onto the podium during a Special Olympics event. Matt Wildermuth of Bellefontaine earned a bronze medal at the Special Olympics Ohio State Equestrian Compe...read more
City officials have been dealing with a bed bug outbreak at the fire department. Bed bugs were discovered in a dorm room at the station on December 2nd. A heat treatment was used the following day t...read more
Benjamin Logan hosted the opening round of the Quest Cup kick-off tournament Friday night. Kenton defeated Fairlawn 3-0. West Liberty-Salem blanked Benjamin Logan 4-0 in the nightcap. Benjamin Loga...read more
A local man has been indicted for the murder of 4-year-old Brett Jaynes of North Lewisburg. The Champaign County Grand Jury indicted Michael C.R. Stapleton, 25, of North Lewisburg, on nine felony cou...read more
A city teen on furlough from the Logan County JDC led police on a brief foot pursuit Thursday afternoon around 4:40. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Austin Allen, 16, of 310 Water Av...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team beat visiting Springfield Catholic 4-1 Wednesday night for their first win of the season. Cambryia Elkins won a close match at first singles. She won in a ...read more
Matt Huffman filed his petitions Thursday to run as a Republican for the 12th District Ohio Senate seat being vacated by Senate President Keith Faber at the end of 2016. “I am looking forward t...read more
The Logan County Grand Jury indicted 17 people earlier this week, including a Bowling Green man on multiple rape charges. John Walker Jr., 62, of 1006 3rd Street, Apt. 616, was indicted on seven coun...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle accident near Belle Center Wednesday afternoon around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jason Austin, 40, of 141 South Stewart Stre...read more
The BOSS Summer Run was held Saturday morning at West Liberty’s Lions Park. (Pictured left: former Tiger stars Alex Steiner and Aaron Scott) The event is a fundraiser for the West Liberty-Sale...read more
The Logan County Sheriff's Office has identified the woman who died from a suspected drug overdose Wednesday morning around 2:20. Leeanna Haas, 38, of 8988 King Road, Lakeview, died at her residence....read more
The Zanesfield Petanque Club hosted two Federation of Petanque USA tournaments last weekend. 40 FPUSA members came from 10 different states. Members came from Maryland, Virginia, Texas, Iowa, Kansas,...read more
The Benjamin Logan Girls Invitational was Thursday at Cherokee Hills Golf Course. Raiders standout Morgan Fultz was medalist with a 78. Kenton Ridge won the nine-team tournament with a 371. Springfi...read more
Bellefontaine High School sent 6 teams to the Ohio Model United Nations this week at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center in Columbus. One-hundred-one teams attended with a total of over 750 high scho...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls tennis team dropped its season opener to visiting St. Marys 5-0 Tuesday night. Cambryia Elkins played a very competitive match at first singles, but lost 1-6, 1-6. At...read more
The Russ Hogue Invitational was held at Cherokee Hills Tuesday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys finished in 3rd with a 321, Benjamin Logan was fifth with a 354. Lima Central Catholic won with a 308 ...read more
A local woman died from a suspected drug overdose at a home in Kings Landing Wednesday morning around 2:20. Deputies from the Logan County Sheriff's Office and Indian Lake EMS responded to an unrespo...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a T-Bone crash on State Route 117 near State Route 366 Tuesday afternoon around 2:10. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Marjorie Phillip...read more
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Bellefontaine city council members heard city resident Sue Vicario’s objection to the city’s long-term exploration of removing the light at Colton and Main at their final meeting of the ye...read more
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Urbana Police will provide gifts to around 200 needy children in the city, 12 and under, through the "Giving Christmas Tree" this year. Sergeant Josh Jacobs talked to us about it. He said it was an i...read more
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The Second Harvest Food Bank is helping to provide over 800,000 pounds of food to families in need across the area. The organization began in 1981 and is one of 13 food banks in Ohio. The organizatio...read more
Twenty-two members of "Gloria's" Tumbling and Trampoline Team participated in the Junior Olympics held in Virginia Beach, July 30-Aug. 2nd.  There were 12 different states with over 600 competito...read more
The combined student dulcimer groups of Riverside Schools and Home Strings will perform traditional holiday music at the Ohio Statehouse from noon to 1 pm Wednesday. There will be 29 students from gr...read more
Urbana’s first-year head football coach Tyler Haines (pictured below) represented the Blue Knights during the Mountain East Conference Football Media Day held at the Bridgeport Conference Center...read more
On Saturday, August 8th, Shady Bowl Speedway will recognize a St. Paris couple their many years of service to the hillside oval. Earl and Peggy Isaacs have worked at the Bowl since 1973. Earl starte...read more
A man was killed in a house fire in Sidney Monday morning around 7:30. The Sidney Fire Department responded to the 1300 block of South Main Street. Authorities found the body in the garage during a ...read more
Hunters checked 73,399 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2015 deer-gun hunting season, November 30th-December 6th, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). This represents a s...read more
A suspected heroin overdose victim was revived at his parents' home in DeGraff Monday night around 7:05. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kirby Stahler, 34, was unresponsive at 1035 Mil...read more
Benjamin Logan freshman Jacob Smith competed in the USAT Youth National Championship held at West Chester, Ohio on Sunday, August 2. 1,000 athletes from all over the United States competed. Smith wa...read more
Here were the results at Waynesfield Raceway Park Saturday. Numbers within brackets indicate starting position. Buckeye Machine Non-Wing Sprints (22 Cars) 1.  Landon Simon [1] 2.  Mike D...read more
Amy Stamon and Chris Dilbone capture the women’s and men’ s titles respectively at the 11th annual Rushsylvania Rockets 5K on Saturday, August 2nd. Stamon’s time was 23:35. Dilbone...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash in the 700 block of East Sandusky Avenue Sunday afternoon around 5:45. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Danielle Carpen...read more
Kettering’s Mike Carroll won the Lee Raymond Memorial Saturday night at Shady Bowl Speedway. He led all 67 laps to beat a full field of 26. He won $2,000. Greg Stapleton was second, with Brad ...read more
The Church Softball League wrapped up Saturday with Bellefontaine First Church of God (above)winning the championship 4-1 over Calvary Baptist Church at Gretna Fellowship Field. First Church finish...read more
Four teens were injured in an alcohol-related rollover crash on County Road 5 north of Benjamin Logan Sunday morning around 2:20. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol, Rushcreek Fire and E...read more
A teen driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash on Township Road 30 east of Township Road 205 (near DeGraff) Saturday night around 10:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Brandon ...read more
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Local residents crowded into downtown Bellefontaine Friday evening to welcome the arrival of Santa Claus in the annual parade to kick off the Christmas season. Despite frosty temperatures, hundreds w...read more
The Logan County Sheriff’s Office has recovered stolen property from this week’s rash of vehicle break-ins across Lakeview. Deputies have recovered GPS units and other electronics. If yo...read more
Here are the results from Waynesfield Raceway Park on Saturday.  It was the 7th Annual Jack Hewitt Classic. Numbers within brackets indicate starting position. Buckeye Machine Non-Wing Sprints...read more
The Bellefontaine Police Department arrested two city residents on warrants Friday. Officers arrested Ashley Shepherd, 30, of 221 North Elm Street, on a felony warrant for two counts of trafficking i...read more
A teen driver was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Route 68 south of Township Road 199 Friday night around 6:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Taylor Coy, 17, of 1480 Township Road ...read more
Former Lehman Cavalier, Wheeling Jesuit's Andrea Thobe has been named the Mountain East Conference 2014-15 Female Athlete of the Year. As a sophomore in 2014, Thobe helped lead Wheeling Jesuit's vo...read more
Area lifters shined in the WABDL Great Lakes Regional Bench Press & Deadlift Championship on Saturday at the Grand Plaza Hotel in downtown Toledo. Members of the Elite Barbell Club who competed w...read more
This month and next, the Urbana Police Division will have large billboards placed along Route 68 between Urbana & Springfield, hoping that these catch the attention of people who may have informat...read more
As the U.S. Congress considers extending important tax provisions in their year-end push to get the nation’s business done before the holiday recess, local business owner Jason Duff told a U.S. ...read more
Lakeview Stanley's Asphalt Seal Coating beat DeGraff 4-2 in the Logan County Little League Tournament at Ratleff Park Tuesday night. Logan Evans was the winning pitcher. He went five innings and reco...read more
Bellefontaine High School 2012 graduate Taylor Cayot was named on Monday as one of twelve male finalists for the Mountain East Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award. Cayot has been a three-year...read more
Two teens have been charged for a series of car thefts in Lakeview. The Logan County Sheriff's Office arrested Mason Diener, 18, of 854 Township Road 31 South, Bellefontaine, and Brandon Davis, 17, o...read more
A local driver was cited on multiple charges following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 10 between County Road 55 and Tree Links Wednesday morning around 8:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office rep...read more
The West Liberty Force 18u softball team has had some tournament success over the last few weeks. The Force captured 2nd place at the Heart of Ohio Summer Celebration in Marysville over the 4th of Ju...read more
Quincy Village Council met Tuesday night. Village leaders announced a Christmas gathering will be held Saturday, December 5th from 5-9 p.m. at the Quincy Community Building. Crafts for children, a ...read more
Brittany Pilkington's attorneys last week filed motions to eliminate the possibility of a death sentence in her trial, to have her trial moved, and a request for a new prosecutor in the case.  F...read more
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Bellefontaine City Council met Wednesday evening. An ordinance was adopted regarding the Regional Income Tax Agency (R.I.T.A.). The agency will start handling the city's municipal income taxes at the...read more
After 15 years of hard work along the highway, Junior Baker is looking forward to retirement. The Logan County Board of DD’s Job Club recently held a reception to honor Baker, complete with a c...read more
The Logan County Little League Tournament hosted several games on Saturday. In the winner's bracket semifinals, Washington #2 defeated DeGraff 9-7. Reese Lensman was the winning pitcher and Lane Mef...read more
Two local teams used dominant pitching to advance in the District Acme Tournament at Blue Jacket Park Friday night. Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions blanked London 6-0. Tyler Jones fired a four-...read more
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Logan County health district board members heard on Wednesday afternoon the latest steps taken to deal with the Election Day levy defeat. The steps included increasing employee health insurance rates...read more
Bellefontaine #2 Lee's Roofing beat Washington #1 12-2 in the Logan County Little League Tournament at Ratleff Park Thursday night. Pitchers Markus Brugler, Jaeden Campbell, and Kane Adkins combined ...read more
A teen driver was cited following a T-Bone injury crash in Quincy Tuesday afternoon around 5:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Aaron Pike, 18, of 114 South Street, Quincy, was drivin...read more
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We're celebrating our 28th anniversary today. V-Teck Communications started WPKO & WBLL on December 2nd, 1987. President Lou Vito acquired the two stations in July 1987. He believes the secret ...read more
The Logan County Little League Tournament continued Tuesday night at Ratleff Park. Bellefontaine #1 Dairy Queen edged Bellefontaine #2 Lee's Roofing 11-10. Jacob Mitchel delivered the game-winning h...read more
Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions defeated Indian Lake 5-3 in the Acme sectional championship at Blue Jacket Park Monday night. Easton Water jumped out to a 4-0 lead after three innings. Turner S...read more
A local man has been charged for the death of 4-year-old Brett Jaynes of North Lewisburg. The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael C. R. Stapleton, 25, of North Lewisburg, Tuesday...read more
Riverside defeated Graham 6-4 in the opening round of the Acme sectional tournament at Blue Jacket Park Wednesday night. Trey Lane was the winning pitcher. He gave up one run and struck out four in ...read more
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The Logan County Summer Baseball Camp kicked off on Wednesday with sunshine and many participants. Art Caudill, Bellefontaine High School head baseball coach, is in charge of the 35 campers as they l...read more
A city man was served two felony drug warrants Monday afternoon at the Logan County Jail. The Logan County Joint Drug Task Force charged Jason Crawford, 31, of 221 North Elm Street, with two counts o...read more
Riverside has a new treasurer. Lucas Ratliff was hired during a special board meeting Monday afternoon. The board approved a 2 1/2 year contract for Ratliff, who currently is an accountant at the De...read more
Benjamin Logan freshman Jacob Smith continued his impressive run in triathlon events by winning the HFP Racing Mohican Endurance Festival held outside of Perrysville, Ohio on Sunday. His time of 45:0...read more
10 members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline Team traveled to Grand Rapids, South Dakota to compete in the USTA National Competition June 16th-21st. There were teams from all across the United Stat...read more
Two local students have been named Southwest District Athletic Board Scholar Athlete recipients. Recent West Liberty-Salem grads Abigail Rabenstein and Alex Steiner were honored at the SWDAB 22nd Ann...read more
The Indian Lake High School Youth Leadership group raised money for the Chippewa and Russells Point Outreach Centers just before Thanksgiving. The group raised more than $820 during their annual voll...read more
A teen driver was cited following a two-vehicle injury accident on County Road 10 near Tree Links Saturday morning around 11:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Zachary Yoesting, 16, o...read more
A section of County Road 12 in Rushcreek Township will be closed part of this week. The Logan County Highway Department says crews will be replacing a culvert on CR 12 between CR 26 and CR 20. The wo...read more
Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across the state with excellent opportunities for success...read more
Jacob Smith, who will be a freshman at Benjamin Logan High School, competed in the second race of the HFP Racing Fit Family series held on Saturday at Maumee Bay State Park, Oregon, Ohio.  Smith...read more
Indian Lake School administrators are taking a look at the results of a recent parent survey that more than 220 parents responded to. The survey asked for opinions about the district's facilities, st...read more
In Acme baseball, Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions defeated Piqua 3-0 at Blue Jacket Park on Monday night. Turner Scott tossed a complete game three-hitter with four strikeouts and no walks. Col...read more
The Village of Russells Point is looking to fill two vacancies on its Board of Public Affairs before the new year. The terms begin on January 1st, 2016, and will run through December 31st, 2019. Tho...read more
The Mid-State Heat 10U travel baseball team finished its season with a 2nd place finish in Battle Creek, Michigan over the weekend. The Heat competed in 9 weekend tournaments this season against team...read more
A city drug deal was busted Friday afternoon when officers overheard the transaction while they were trying to serve a warrant to the neighboring home. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports tha...read more
The Ohio Development Services Agency awarded two emergency shelters grants to make facility improvements. The grants are part of the Emergency Solutions Target of Opportunity Program. “We work ...read more
Huntsville #2 Indian Meadows Chiropractic Center claimed 3rd place in the Logan County T-Ball Tournament over the weekend. Huntsville reached the semifinals of the tournament by defeating Ridgemont #...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is encouraging consumers to remember their rights and watch for potential scams while shopping this holiday season.  “Understanding your rights as a consu...read more
Two students from Razz-M-Tazz Studios were recognized at the Fred J. Miller Camp at Wright State University recently. Kierstin Diener and Katie Hartsel were awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award ...read more
The Benjamin Logan FFA has recently been busy putting a mini-grant from the Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers Association to use. The grant was utilized for presentations to the Benjamin Logan sixth grade ...read more
Two teens were charged after they were caught smoking marijuana on top of a city business Wednesday night around 8:30. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Carson Thomas, 14, of 165 Miami...read more
Three people were injured in a rollover crash on County Road 142 north of County Road 2 (near East Liberty) Thanksgiving morning around 1:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Roberta Sl...read more
A local driver suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident near Bellefontaine Wednesday afternoon around 4:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Bryant Cavins, 25, of 700 Township ...read more
In Acme baseball, Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions defeated Triad 2-0 at Blue Jacket Park Monday night. Javon Warner was the winning pitcher. Reliever Cole Braun worked the final inning to recor...read more
Despite the best efforts of the track crew and racers to keep the track dry, Mother Nature wasn't willing to keep the skies from opening on Shady Bowl. The racers were ready and had completed their h...read more
Bokescreek Township trustees at their regular meeting Tuesday voted to take away Fire Chief Don Detrick’s title and rank, removing him from office. Last month, Detrick pleaded guilty to defraud...read more
West Liberty-Salem middle school students participated in Career Day on Tuesday.  Students spent the majority of their school day listening to, conversing with, and asking questions to 15 differ...read more
A city man was arrested on a felony drug charge following a traffic stop in the 200 block of Walker Street Tuesday afternoon around 3:40. The Bellefontaine Police Department stopped a pickup truck be...read more
Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon’s office has had several recent complaints from residents there on telephone scams.  Two of the most recent scammers claimed to be from the U.S. Treasury...read more
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The holiday season is here and State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers wants to remind us of some safety tips that can help during this time of the year. Many of us will be cooking for family and guests, and...read more
The following are the results from Saturday’s action at Waynesfield Raceway Park Non-Wing Sprints (22 cars) 1. Kody Swanson 2. Luke Hall 3. Cooper Clouse 4. Tom Rhodes 5. Dustin Ingle Spr...read more
There are literally hundreds of ways to cook a turkey and each year new recipes and techniques are created based on trendy regional ingredients and creative cooking methods. Some are good, some are ba...read more
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On Thanksgiving Day, the First United Methodist Church in Bellefontaine (at the corner of Main and Sandusky) will be hosting its 13th annual Thanksgiving Love Dinner. It's free and you’re welcom...read more
A teen driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash southwest of Bellefontaine on County Road 43 Tuesday morning around 7:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Logan Stobbe, 17, of 383...read more
West Liberty-Salem junior Morgan Freyhof received Academic All-Ohio honors from the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches over the weekend. To earn the honor, athletes must have a 3.5 o...read more
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Bellefontaine City Council heard good news Tuesday night regarding the cost of health care provided to its employees. The city is expecting to pay between 5 and 13 percent less for its insurance than ...read more
Jacob Smith, who will be a freshman at Benjamin Logan, took part in the first race of the HFP Racing Fit Family Fun triathlon series at Deer Creek State Park near Chillicothe on Saturday. Smith compl...read more
Ohio’s young hunters checked 7,223 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season, held Saturday and Sunday, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). “The weat...read more
The Triad softball team fell just short of winning a state title Saturday night. The Cardinals lost to Shadyside 1-0 in eight innings in the Division IV final at Akron Firestone Stadium. The champio...read more
Four local athletes placed at the state track meet Saturday at Jesse Owens Stadium at Ohio State University. In Division III boys, West Liberty-Salem senior Kam Evans finished 3rd in the 300 hurdles ...read more
In Logan County Coach Pitch action Friday, Huntsville #2 Woody's Diner defeated Zanesfield #3 20-10.  Griffin Schaub ripped a home run and a triple.  Gavin Spring, Kahne Ferguson, and Tyle...read more
A teen driver was killed in a rollover crash north of Marysville Sunday night around 6:40. The Union County Sheriff's Office reports that Jazlyn Barnes, 18, of Marysville, was driving a 1995 Toyota A...read more
Urbana Director of Athletics Larry Cox announced the hiring of Tyler Haines as head coach of the university’s football program. Haines, with seven years of coaching experience at the NCAA Divis...read more
A city man was arrested on a felony charge after he assaulted his nephew Monday afternoon. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Bruce Mathews, 49, of 1082 Heritage Court, assaulted Kristo...read more
In a Div. IV girls softball state semifinal Friday it was Triad 2 defending state champion Cuyahoga Heights 1. Pitcher Hannah Watkins went the distance for the victory. Triad will try and win their 2...read more
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The Bellefontaine Board of Education approved Monday night a memorandum of understanding with the Bellefontaine Education Association and the Ohio Association of Public School Employees that outlines ...read more
In Little League, Zanesfield Steve Austin's Auto Group ran past Huntsville #2 22-3 Thursday night. Pitchers Carston McCain and Andrew Thatcher combined for the win. McCain had four hits with a doubl...read more
A suspected drug overdose victim was treated at his house Sunday night around 7:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Brian Scherer, 43, of 450 County Road 57 East, Bellefontaine, was un...read more
A 9-year-old boy shot his first buck Sunday afternoon, which was the final day of youth hunting weekend. Landen Wisener of Russells Point shot an 8-point buck. He was hunting near Bellefontaine with...read more
Riverside senior Tanner Lane was named to the All-Ohio Div. IV 1st team in baseball. Lane (pictured center of podium) has also excelled in track this spring, winning the high jump title at the Div. I...read more
Authorities were tipped off to a suspicious person just before an early Sunday morning fire in West Liberty took hold of the building where that individual was spotted. West Liberty Fire Chief Conrad...read more
Quest Community Church has launched a second campus - this time near Indian Lake. Services for the church are held at the Indian Lake Middle School on Sundays at 5 p.m. “We’re hosting gr...read more
Two members of the Bellefontaine girls track team qualified for the state meet by finishing in the top four at the Division II regional at Dayton Welcome Stadium on Saturday. Senior Brenda Johnson fi...read more
Members of the Benjamin Logan FFA Chapter recently had the chance to learn more about a potential college option as they traveled to The Ohio State University Columbus Campus. Students first visited ...read more
Ohio landowners could avoid soaring property tax increases thanks to efforts by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF). This week both the House and Senate introduced bills that encompass Ohio Farm Bu...read more
A city woman was sentenced in Bellefontaine Municipal Court Friday for an accidental shooting that injured a man working in her neighborhood four months ago. Joanne Ritter, 78, of 1327 Omaha Road, pl...read more
A county road in Pleasant Township will be closed for the next few weeks for a culvert replacement. Crews from the Logan County Highway Department will be replacing a culvert on County Road 23 betwee...read more
Officials in the Village of DeGraff and the Friends of DeGraff, a community based non-profit organization, will be conducting several public ribbon-cutting ceremonies on Saturday, November 21st for th...read more
The first-ever United Way of Logan County Radiothon was a huge success. United Way Executive Director Dave Bezusko joined Campaign Co-Chairs Chad and Nita Wilkinson on "Wilkinson in the Morning" Frid...read more
A passenger was arrested on a drug charge following a traffic stop on the city's west side Thursday morning around 11:40. The Bellefontaine Police Department stopped a 2005 Honda Element in the 700 b...read more
Name: Heather Johnson Parents: Doug and Charity Johnson Address: Bellefontaine School activities and awards: National Honor Society, Spanish Club, various bands, solo & ensemble, Bowling, Most ...read more
Four girls from the West Liberty-Salem Jr. High track team competed in the state meet on Sunday. (Pictured, left to right: Julia Ames, Hailey Duncan, Alex Burton, and Camrin Rice) The 4x100 team of...read more
The Ridgemont School Board met on Thursday. There will be a dedication for the new building on Sunday, December 6th at 2 pm.  There will also be tours of the Ridgeway and Mt. Victory buildings fr...read more
In 10u softball, Lakeview Brentlinger Auto Care defeated Zanesfield 14-0 Monday night. Haylee Edwards fired a no-hitter. Madison Brentlinger was 3-for-3 with two doubles and four RBIs. Lakeview is ...read more
A teen who ran away from school Wednesday afternoon was found in Bellefontaine Thursday morning around 8:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Seth Folk, 17, of 10887 Walnut Street, Lake...read more
A driver was injured in a one-vehicle crash on Route 68 near Township Road 199 (south of Bellefontaine) Wednesday morning around 5:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Mailon Curtis, 45...read more
A city teen contacted authorities after his parents overdosed at their west side residence Wednesday night around 7:50. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to 725 Euclid Street, Apt. B. Al...read more
A driver suffered life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle crash on the Route 33 westbound exit ramp to Route 68 Wednesday afternoon around 2:50. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol r...read more
Urbana University recently appointed Tim Balice new head women’s volleyball coach. Balice comes to Urbana from the University of Dayton to take over a program on the rise. “I am very...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team captured runner up honors at the West Milton DIII Southwest District Championships. The top four finishers qualified for the DIII Regional Meet to be ...read more
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Ohio Hi-Point JVS Superintendent Dr. Rick Smith told board members at the monthly meeting Wednesday night that he hopes that the school’s Thursday night open house will result in an increase in ...read more
A mother was arrested on a drug charge following a traffic stop in the 300 block of North Main Street Monday night around 6:45. The Bellefontaine Police Department stopped Que'shawna Wilson, 22, of 2...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash on State Route 117 near Rude Street in Huntsville Tuesday night around 11:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Michael Bradley, 46...read more
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The Riverside Board of Education met Tuesday evening and approved the retirement for 4th grade teacher John Williams. Superintendent Scott Mann explained that Williams had over 30 years in education ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team took the early team standings lead at the DIII Southwest District in West Milton Tuesday evening. Top 5 team scores: 1st WLS 21, 2nd Russia 15, 3rd A...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) questioned Attorney General of the United States Loretta Lynch Tuesday about the U.S. Department of Justice’s muted response to the Internal Revenue Service&rsquo...read more
The boil advisory issued for several north side residents in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Sunday due to a water line break on Allison Road near Dushane Drive. The advis...read more
A medical condition caused a driver to crash into a cemetery on State Route 47 near Township Road 33 (west of Bellefontaine) Tuesday morning around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office repo...read more
A teen driver was cited following a three-vehicle minor injury crash at the intersection of Route 68 and State Route 507 Tuesday morning around 7:10. The Champaign County Sheriff’s Office repor...read more
Five people were killed in fires in October, bringing the yearly total to 102. This represents an 11% increase in fire fatalities from this time last year. Due to this increase, State Fire Marshal Lar...read more
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At the Indian Lake School Board meeting on Monday night, the board took time to honor the accomplishments of the history-making Lakers football team. Superintendent Pat O’Donnell (pictured left...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team won its fourth consecutive Ohio Heritage Conference title Thursday evening at Mechanicsburg. Team scores: 1st WL-S 173, 2nd Greeneview 114, 3rd ...read more
Area residents are encouraged to join BHS DECA, RTC Industries, and Quest Federal Credit Union next weekend for the third annual “Shred Your Worries Away Before the Holidays.” On Saturday...read more
COSI on Wheels rocketed into Indian Lake Elementary School Friday with a multi-faceted lesson on Astounding Astronomy. COSI presenter Jordan Rader led an assembly for the entire student body to start...read more
The Logan County Grand Jury indicted 23 people earlier this week, including a city man for stealing guns and operating a mobile methamphetamine lab last month. Cory Gaukin, 31, of 500 Gunntown Road, ...read more
A teen passenger suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle accident northwest of Bellefontaine on Township Road 218 near County Road 130 Friday night around 9:50. The Marysville Post of the State Hi...read more
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In Div. II sectional softball tournament action Tuesday at Benjamin Logan it was the Raiders winning over county rival Bellefontaine 11-2, avenging an earlier 9-8 loss to the Chiefs in the regular sea...read more
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An event was held at the Caring Kitchen in Urbana on Friday afternoon to bring attention to the severe problem of homelessness in our world and Champaign County. Proclamations were shared by Urbana M...read more
The Dance Fuzion Studio Team from Bellefontaine & Kenton earned several awards at the Starpower Dance Competition at the Columbus Convention Center over the weekend. Solo Awards: Lili Mackesy &n...read more
An unresponsive boy died at his house in Quincy Friday morning around 5:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dana Robinson, 9, of 106 New Street, passed away. Deputies and Quincy EMS r...read more
Several area ball teams saw action on Saturday. In varsity softball, Benjamin Logan beat Versailles 5-3. Kate Campbell was the winning pitcher with 5 strikeouts. Tahlsa Bowshier went 3-4 with a tri...read more
A city man has been arrested for using a disabled teen’s credit card at three downtown stores earlier this week. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Kris Mathews, 36, of 224 West B...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Thursday that an Auglaize County woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on three charges of sexual battery. Lori Anderson, 51, who was an elementar...read more
In a battle of two area baseball powers, Benjamin Logan wins their 20th straight game, a 2-1 victory over Triad.  Starting pitcher Austin Cline got the complete game win for Benjamin Logan, toss...read more
The Bellefontaine boys and West Liberty-Salem girls won at the Tiger Reliant Invitational Friday.  The Chiefs and Lady Tigers continue their outstanding years. The MVP in boys was Tigers senior...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity baseball team used a late surge to beat host Graham 6-1 Thursday night. The Chiefs scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 1-1 tie. Lane Kiser tossed a...read more
A medical condition caused a local driver to crash on Route 33 near County Road 10 Tuesday afternoon around 2:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that David Gettys, 71, of 10357 Seminole Sh...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity baseball team shut out host Northeastern 6-0 Wednesday. Starter Cole Braun went three innings to earn the win. Braun led the offense with a triple and three RBIs. Connor B...read more
Governor John Kasich and Lt. Governor Mary Taylor recently signed a resolution officially recognizing November 2015 as Hire a Veteran Month throughout Ohio, asking Ohio’s employers to consider t...read more
Shady Bowl Raceway in DeGraff held its season opener Saturday. Results: Bill Lewis Memorial (Modifieds) 40 lap Feature: 1. Chris Parker 2. Brad Yelton 3. Ross Klingelhofer 4. Mike Carroll 5. Br...read more
The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center recently announced the career center’s Superintendent’s List, Honor Roll, and half-day Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. To be eligible for the Sup...read more
Two former high school track stars helped their respective teams win conference championships recently. West Liberty-Salem alum and Youngstown State senior Hannah Ropp won the pole vault (11'05.75") ...read more
A local man’s semi was damaged in a hit-skip crash on Township Road 179 near Township Road 185 Tuesday morning around two o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports the suspect was east...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Jr. High track and field team hosted the BOSS Invitational on Saturday. Pictured: Dennis McIntosh, owner of the Big Orange Shoe Shop, congratulates BOSS Invitational MVP Max Ni...read more
A teen driver was charged after he got a vehicle stuck in the Muchinippi Creek near Lakeview early Sunday. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a Hummer H3 partially in the creek near 14356...read more
Benjamin Logan hosted the Raider track & field invitational Friday night. Wapakoneta swept the 12-team meet. The Bellefontaine boys were second and the Lady Chiefs finished third. The Benjamin ...read more
The Logan County Commissioners applied for and received $800,000 in Federal and State CHIP grant funds to improve the housing stock and help in the provision of affordable housing to Logan County and ...read more
Huntsville #1 Zimmerman Realty Kyle Springs won the Preseason County Coach Pitch Tournament held in Lakeview this week. Huntsville #1 defeated Lakeview #1 22-4, Ridgemont #2 16-8, Belle Center #1 21-...read more
Three defendants were sentenced and two pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Nicholas Nevels, 32, at large, was sentenced to ten months in...read more
A local driver was rear-ended when she stopped for a deer in the roadway near Bellefontaine Monday morning around 5:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kaitlyn Knisley, 23, of 541 Hami...read more
A teen driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash on Route 33 at County Road 57 Monday morning around 9:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Larry Neff, 77, of 4001 County Road 55, ...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle accident downtown Monday afternoon around 3:45. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Bailey Beach, 24, of 4413 County Road 48, Rushsylvani...read more
The Indian Lake Middle School track teams ran in a quad meet at Urbana recently. The boys’ team finished in 2nd out of 4 teams and the girls’ team finished in 4th. Individual placers w...read more
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Bellefontaine basketball standout Tristin Tillman has made his college choice. Tillman, a three-year starter and captain, signed with Marietta College Wednesday afternoon. Pictured, left to right: N...read more
The Huntsville #2 Woody's Diner Coach Pitch team finished 2nd in the Logan County Pre-Season Tournament held at Lakeview. The team defeated West Mansfield in the semifinals Wednesday night 24-14. Av...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a crash on State Route 235 near Lakeview Saturday morning around 1:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that William Rains, 35, of 502 Jackson Street, J...read more
The West Liberty Salem girls track and field team won its fifth consecutive Champaign County meet Tuesday evening at Graham High School. WL-S scored 139 points followed by runner-up Triad 66, Mechani...read more
A drug overdose victim was revived near Indian Lake Saturday afternoon around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that a female was unresponsive in the Dollar General parking lot, 13797 S...read more
A local man was arrested on a felony drug charge at Madriver Marathon, 200 East Sandusky Avenue, Thursday night around 8:15. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a complaint of an intoxic...read more
The Bellefontaine High School Marching Band earned an Excellent rating at the State Marching Band Finals Sunday afternoon at the University of Dayton Welcome Stadium. Bands qualify to state contest b...read more
Indian Lake Elementary School recently awarded Laker Zone shirts to students who were “in the zone” during the first nine weeks of school.  (Pictured left, Co-Principal Molly Hall pr...read more
Firefighters were able to contain an arson fire near downtown Saturday morning around 4:30. The Bellefontaine Fire Department responded to 227 North Detroit Street. Curtis Kelly lives there but wasn...read more
In high school baseball Saturday, Benjamin Logan swept visiting West Liberty-Salem in a doubleheader. The Raiders won the first game 10-1 over the Tigers. Josh Whitten went 2-2, while Konner Caudill ...read more
Trooper Jacob Morrison has been named the Trooper of the Year at the Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol for the second consecutive year. Fellow troopers selected Morrison based on his knowle...read more
Logan County Commissioners are expecting the final section of the 142-foot tall Courthouse clock tower to be lifted into place by Midstate Contractors, Inc. of Marion, Ohio, on November 9, 10, and 11....read more
The Benjamin Logan Jr. High boys track team finished in 7th place with 34.5 points at the Miami East Invitational on Friday night. Scoring for the team were the following: Finishing second: Ben Whit...read more
A drunk driver was arrested on multiple charges following a crash on State Route 235 west of Tecumseh Path (near Chippewa) Thursday night around 10:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team won an OHC quad meet at Mechanicsburg Tuesday evening. Team scores: 1st WLS 109, 2nd Greeneview 47, 3rd Cedarville 40, 4th Mechanicsburg 35 Morgan F...read more
A member of the Zanesfield Petanque Club participated in two tournaments in Austin, Texas over the weekend. The 7th annual Heart of Texas Tournament had 22 teams participating Saturday. The team of ...read more
A city woman was arrested on a felony drug charge following a domestic dispute in Rushsylvania Wednesday afternoon around 4:05. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Misty Janes, 23, got int...read more
Indian Lake gained a 1-0 shutout victory over Greenon Monday.  Pitcher Nate Kaffenbarger went the distance, pitching a 2-hitter with 9 strikouts in the victory for the Lakers. Dylan Albright le...read more
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The Logan County Health District acted quickly and emotionally Wednesday. Board members learned at their monthly meeting the changes in store because of the failure of their .8 mill levy in Tuesday&rs...read more
An Ohio Hi-Point Career Center student was arrested for bringing moonshine to the school Tuesday afternoon. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Trenton Glaze, 17, of 6930 Township Road 9...read more
A driver was cited following a T-Bone crash at the intersection of State Route 47 and State Route 235 Tuesday morning around 10:05. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Tamerlan Hermanbet-U...read more
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Logan County Candidates (37 of 37 Precincts Reporting)   Bellefontaine Mayor Candidate percentage votes Ben Stahler (D)  55.29  1,752 Ra...read more
At the Graham Invitational Friday in track and field, the West Liberty-Salem girls team finished 2nd as a team with 116.5 points. Tecumseh won the 13 team invite with 124 points in girls. Indian L...read more
The city's newest police officer was sworn in Tuesday afternoon. Former auxiliary officer Tyler Simpson is now a full-time officer. His position fills the vacancy left when Jason Lapp was promoted t...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Jr. High girls track team won the 16-team Benjamin Logan Invitational Thursday night. The Tigers edged Bellefontaine by two points with 108 points. The other top 5 teams were A...read more
A suspicious fire at a vacant house was quickly extinguished by a neighbor Monday night around 11:10. The Bellefontaine Police Department and Bellefontaine Fire Department responded to 1225 Carlisle ...read more
Four defendants were sentenced and two pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. John Franck III, 50, of 3646 State Route 47 East, Bellefontain...read more
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It was a busy day at Bellefontaine High School Wednesday as three senior athletes signed their letters of intent to compete at the Div. II collegiate level. Boys basketball standout Caleb Mitchell (l...read more
A city woman who lied about the beating death of five-year-old Michael Barton was sentenced before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Skybree Schindler, 33, o...read more
The West Liberty-Salem boys track team won a quad meet at Mechanicsburg Tuesday evening against the Indians, Southeastern, and Springfield Catholic. Tiger 1st place finishers: Shot put: Zack McCall...read more
A drug overdose victim was revived at his house in DeGraff Saturday night around 9:05. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Timothy Allen, 56, of 324 North Main Street, was unresponsive. H...read more
Two drunk drivers were arrested following unrelated traffic stops near Bellefontaine early Saturday morning. The Logan County Sheriff's Office stopped Shelby Kuhlenbeck, 26, of 516 West Patterson Ave...read more
The Mid-State Heat 10U travel baseball team won the Silver Bracket Championship at Berliner Park in Columbus over the weekend.  The team includes students from Benjamin Logan, Indian Lake, and R...read more
A drunk man was arrested in the Honda Transmission Manufacturing parking lot, 6964 State Route 235, Russells Point, Friday night around 9:15. Initially, the Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to...read more
The Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame will induct the Class of 2015 in a ceremony at 11 a.m. November 5 at the Lincoln Theater in Columbus. The Ohio veterans’ community and the public are cordially inv...read more
“Gloria's” Tumbling Team competed in the USTA State Championship and the AAU State Championship Tumbling and Trampoline Competition at Rio Grande College on Saturday and Sunday. Ther...read more
A soon-to-be Benjamin Logan graduate is taking her cheerleading to the college level. Hailey Thomas, a Benjamin Logan senior, has accepted a financial award to join the cheerleading program at Ashlan...read more
The West Liberty-Salem track and field teams had an impressive showing at the Anna Rocket Invitational on Saturday. The Lady Tigers placed 3rd out of 13 teams Top 5 team scores: 1st Minster 172, 2nd...read more
Seven of the nation’s top 24 county Farm Bureau projects and activities came from Ohio this year, with several local counties making it to the top. The American Farm Bureau Federation annually ...read more
Baseball The Indian Lake varsity team took on West Liberty-Salem in a doubleheader. The Lakers narrowly won the first game 8-7. Nick Silvis, Andrew Hulbert, and Dylan Albright had 2 hits apiece. Al...read more
State Fire Marshal Larry L. Flowers is reminding Ohioans to make a potentially lifesaving change when they move their clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 1: Change the batteries in your smoke a...read more
Girls - 1. Bellefontaine 81, 2. Bucyrus 72, 3. Riverdale 67, 4. Upper Sandusky 55, 5. River Valley 38, 6. Kenton 35, 7. Upper Scioto Valley 30, 8. Indian Lake 18 Boys - 1. River Valley 98, 2. Bellefo...read more
More than 50 Indian Lake area businesses and organizations set up in the ILES gym and cafeteria for the Annual Halloween Parade Thursday. (Pictured left - As is traditional, the ILES paraprofessional...read more
Youngster Mattox Stotler was tabbed as this year's winner for the annual Morning Show Costume Contest on Mix 98.3 WPKO.  Mattox was dressed as the famous Chucky doll from the Child's Play movies....read more
Bokescreek Fire Chief Don Detrick, 59, of West Mansfield, paid more than $25,000 in restitution to the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) this week after pleading guilty to workers&rsquo...read more
Two medical offices in the city received sexually explicit phone calls Thursday afternoon. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to Bellefontaine Physical Therapy, 711 Rush Avenue, around 1:3...read more
A local driver swerved to miss a deer and crashed near Huntsville on Township Road 100 Wednesday night around 9:40. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kevin Harford, 51, of 240 West Lake ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls won its five-team home track meet Monday at Tiger Stadium. Team scores: 1st WLS 166, 2nd Cedarville 78, 3rd Northeastern 42, 4th Springfield Catholic 27, 5th Calvary...read more
A structure fire damaged a city home in the Lake Addition Thursday morning around eleven o’clock. The Bellefontaine Fire Department responded to 1184 Erie Street. Police officer Blake Kenner d...read more
Three employees from Speedy Mart, 511 South Main Street, Bellefontaine, have been charged for selling drug paraphernalia at the store over the last few weeks. On Tuesday, Ricky Patel, 39; Amitkumar P...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity softball team swept Urbana in a doubleheader on Saturday. The Lady Tigers won the first game 16-6 in six innings. Kylee Kite was the winning pitcher. Every player for ...read more
A medical condition caused a local driver to crash on State Route 559 near Middleburg Tuesday morning around 9:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Roy O'Connor, 60, of 6715 State Route...read more
Two drivers were injured in a head-on collision on County Road 153 just east of Zanesfield Wednesday afternoon around 12:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Codee Coleman, 29, of 3095 ...read more
Logan County’s Beggars’ Night is this evening from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Local authorities will have extra personnel on patrol but ask the community to help them by following these safety tips: ...read more
The Benjamin Logan Junior High boys track team finished in 1st place with 72 points in a tri-meet against Allen East and Lima Perry at Allen East on Monday night. Finishing first: Nolan Robson in the...read more
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High school baseball and softball seasons began regular season play Monday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys hosted West Liberty-Salem on 1390 WBLL. The Chiefs edged the Tigers 4-3 in 10 innings. Lan...read more
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Ohio Hi-Point Printing and Graphics student Kameron Maynard won a design contest Tuesday through a partnership with the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Logan and Champaign Counties and Vicario’s...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a one-vehicle crash near Belle Center on State Route 273 near County Road 97 Tuesday night around 7:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that John Wrote...read more
Bellefontaine High School hosted its annual Winter Sports Banquet earlier this week. Here is a list of award recipients in each sport. Boys Bowling High Average: Joey Jacobs 204 High Series: Antho...read more
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At Tuesday's Riverside Board of Education meeting Treasurer Jennifer Blackford (pictured) resigned her position. She will leave Riverside at the end of the year to become the treasurer at St. Henry. ...read more
The boil advisory issued for several south side residents in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Monday afternoon due to a water line depressurization. The advisory affected t...read more
West Liberty-Salem High School hosted its annual winter athletic awards ceremony recently. Many athletes were honored for their accomplishments. Boys’ Basketball: 4 years of participation Br...read more
Six defendants were sentenced and one pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Andrew Herford, 22, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to three ye...read more
The former Bellefontaine JV softball coach was sentenced on a felony sex charge before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Monday afternoon. Addie Rife, 27, of 221 Caddie Drive, Marys...read more
Indian Lake celebrated unprecedented athletic success during the Winter Sports Awards Banquet.  The Boys Bowling Team was honored for making the State Tournament for the first time in history.&n...read more
The u13 Blitzkrieg girls indoor soccer team defeated the Hornets United FC 9-4 in their final game of the season Wednesday night. Caitlyn Shumaker had three goals. Liz Downie scored twice. Lindsey ...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash near Raymond on State Route 739 just north of Johnson Road Monday afternoon around 3:05. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patro...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys' basketball team returned to the regional semifinal for the first time in 15 years on 1390 WBLL Thursday night. The Chiefs lost to Franklin 87-54 at UD Arena. The Wild...read more
The LCS Elite indoor soccer season came to an end recently with the top two teams in each division competing for their championship. After 2 1/2 months of practicing and league games, 75 Indian Lake ...read more
A water line depressurization in Bellefontaine has prompted a boil advisory for several south side residents. The impacted areas include: 1133 and 1137 South Detroit Street 1146, 1180, 1217, 1225, ...read more
Seven members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline Team competed in Somerset, Kentucky on Saturday. There were 19 teams and 300 athletes from Ohio and Kentucky. Individual results are listed below in...read more
Two city residents were injured in a rollover crash near Huntsville on County Road 57 east of Township Road 56 Saturday afternoon around 3:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Thomas Vo...read more
The Hilliker YMCA Swim Team enjoyed a great weekend at Miami University in Oxford. Here are the highlights. These 8 and under swimmers finished their season with personal best times: Annie Braig J...read more
The Bellefontaine High School Marching Band has qualified for the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) state competition. The Pride of the Tribe earned Superior ratings at two district competition...read more
The state high school wrestling tournament concluded Saturday in Columbus. In Div. I action Taleb Rahmani of Marysville won a state championship in the 152 pound class. Lakewood St. Edward won the t...read more
A Graham ball boy suffered a concussion when he was struck by players Friday night at Northwestern. Tucker Nave, 9, was standing on the sidelines when the accident happened. He was hit after a North...read more
The OHSAA state wrestling tournament wraps up Saturday evening, but the Graham wrestling team sealed their 15th consecutive Division II team title by Friday night. Seven Falcons are advancing to the ...read more
A few area basketball teams played tournament games Thursday night. Division IV boys district finals at UD Arena: Jackson Center outlasted Troy Christian 65-58 in overtime. JC junior guard Drew Sos...read more
Benjamin Logan High School hosted their first annual College Application Day this past week. High school counselors and English teachers, along with college admissions counselors from Bowling Green S...read more
In Div. II girls high school basketball regional semifinal action Tuesday at Springfield High School, it was No. 2 state-ranked Tipp City defeating familiar CBC foe Kenton Ridge 60-37. In the 2nd gam...read more
Quincy residents spent time at Fall Fest Saturday afternoon. The event sponsored by the Temple of Quincy featured games, face painting, and a Trunk-or-Treat for the kids. The highlight of the event ...read more
Former Benjamin Logan and Penn State volleyball great Nicole Fawcett is shining in the Korea V-League. Fawcett helped Korea Expressway defeat Hyundai 25-22, 24-26, 25-14, and 25-18 on Saturday to cla...read more
A pickup hit the Verizon Wireless store at 679 Scioto Street in Urbana Friday afternoon around 4:05. According to dispatcher logs, a pedestrian was struck in the parking lot. The pickup then struck ...read more
Alumni of the legendary Graham Falcon wrestling team represented the program well in the finals of the Big 10 championships that concluded Sunday at St. John Arena on The Ohio State University campus ...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of County Road 18 and Township Road 200 Friday afternoon around 4:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Laverne...read more
The u14 High Point Stars defeated the Classics Eagles Black 5-3 on Saturday. Daunte George (pictured in red) scored two 2-point goals and added an additional goal. Dominik Patton had an assist. Goa...read more
32 juniors and 5 seniors from Benjamin Logan were recently tapped for National Honor Society in a ceremony held in the high school auditorium. Selection for National Honor Society is based on the cri...read more
A teen driver and her infant child suffered minor injuries in a rollover crash on State Route 235 just north of State Route 47 Thursday afternoon around 2:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office report...read more
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For the second straight year, the Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team is celebrating a Division II sectional title. The fourth-seeded Chiefs used a late surge to beat Graham 43-33 Saturday nig...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) questioned former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday about circumstances surrounding the terrorist attack on September 11, 2012 when four Americans were killed...read more
In a Division IV sectional final at Piqua Friday night, top-seeded Russia defeated Triad 69-54. The Cardinals end a fine season at 20-5.  The Cardinals hung tough against Russia, trailing 45-35...read more
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Ever wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky? Or maybe you're curious about how airplanes even work.  You might even dream about being a pilot. If you're nodding your head "Yes" ...read more
The Big Ten Wrestling Championships are underway this weekend at The Ohio State University's St. John Arena. The Big Ten is arguably the toughest conference in all of NCAA wrestling. The intense comp...read more
The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center recognized its October Seniors of the Month recently. Taylor Tinsley is from Indian Lake High School and Brett Rappold is from Riverside High School. Taylor Tinsley ...read more
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The Ridgemont Board of Education accepted a major resignation for the district Thursday evening. Transportation Supervisor Connie Reel will be retiring at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. Reel a...read more
The Logan County Sheriff’s Office handled a couple of theft-related incidents Wednesday. Deputies responded to a theft complaint at 11539 Chickasaw Path, Apt. 9, Lakeview, around 9:20 a.m. Bra...read more
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It was a nail biter on 1390 WBLL when Bellefontaine took on Urbana in the Division II sectional semifinal in boys basketball Tuesday at Springfield High School. The Chiefs edged the top-seeded Hillcl...read more
A city man was charged Wednesday after he admitted to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in the area recently. The Logan County Joint Drug Task Force reports that Cory Gaukin, 31, of 500 Gunnt...read more
A structure fire damaged a two-story home and displaced three city residents Wednesday afternoon around 5:30. The Bellefontaine Fire Department responded to Daniel Easton's 512 North Detroit Street r...read more
Authorities have issued an alert regarding a phone scam. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that several elderly residents have received calls from a man claiming he is from the U.S. Treasur...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans fell to the Bowling Green Crusaders 63-44 in the ICSO tournament at St. Joseph’s School in Wapakoneta Friday night. The Spartans were led by Daniel Wilt with 14 p...read more
The Logan County Sheriff's Office has released more details on the car/pedestrian crash south of Zanesfield Tuesday morning around 7:20. Deputies report that John Barger Jr., 50, of 224 Ellis Street,...read more
The u14 High Point Stars defeated FC42 5-3 at Soccer First on Saturday. Dominik Patton and Tate Schmittauer each scored two goals. Bryan Bundy added a goal. Daunte George delivered two assists. No...read more
Division IV Boys Basketball Sectional Tournament action from Saturday saw Jackson Center top Riverside 64-27. That game at Piqua High School was heard on WPKO. Gavin Wildermuth had 18 points, Drew So...read more
Skyler Tavenner of Indian Lake reaches the podium as he finished 7th in the 50 free event in 21.83 at the state meet in Canton(see picture below). Tavenner was 9th in the 100 back with a time of 53.4...read more
High school boys basketball sectional tournament scores from Friday: In the game heard on 98.3, WPKO (pictured left), it was Twin Valley South 56 West Liberty-Salem 38 in a Div. III sectional tournam...read more
The boil advisory issued for several south side residents in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Sunday following a 12-inch water main break in the 500 block of South Main Stre...read more
Benjamin Logan bowling standout Logan Wenger has qualified for next week's state tournament. Wenger rolled games of 202, 223, and 202 for a 627 series at the district tournament in Beavercreek Thursd...read more
A man has been arrested for raping a female in rural Union County last week. The Union County Sheriff’s Office reports that John Schloss Jr., 24, of 4616 Ralston Street, Columbus, raped a femal...read more
The Anna Rockets used defense to knock out the West Liberty-Salem Tigers in the Division III Sectional Final from Tipp City Thursday night on WPKO.   Anna held the Tigers to just 7 points in eve...read more
The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has been informed by a couple of local health districts that some of their food service operations (FSO) have received an e-mail claiming to be from ODH and even co...read more
The Indian Lake boys bowling team finished 4th Thursday at the district tournament and advanced to state.  The district tourney was held at Beaver-Vu Lanes in Beavercreek. The team was in 7th pl...read more
A pedestrian was struck on County Road 5 south of Zanesfield Tuesday morning around 7:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that John Barger Jr., 50, of 224 Ellis Street, DeGraff, was southbo...read more
The Benjamin Logan 8th grade boys basketball team defeated Tipp City 40-26 in the CBC championship game at Kenton Ridge High School Wednesday night. Bryce Schmidt and Cole Jones each scored a game-hi...read more
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At the Russells Point Village Council meeting Monday evening,  a village police officer was recognized for a lifesaving act one week ago on Monday evening October 12th shortly after 8:00 pm. ...read more
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Bellefontaine soccer standout Zach Schmid is taking his skills to the next level. (Pictured: Zach Schmid is flanked by his parents, Dennis Schmid and Katie Egler, as he signs his letter of intent in ...read more
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A city man who was charged with killing his five-year-old son in May was sentenced Monday afternoon by Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor. Anthony Barton, 25, of 441 Plumvalley...read more
In high school girls basketball Division III tournament action Tuesday it was West Liberty-Salem winning over Preble Shawnee 57-35 in a game heard on 98.3 WPKO.  Jamie Peterson scored 21 points ...read more
A local driver was injured in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 347 in front of the East Liberty Honda Plant Monday morning around 6:45. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that ...read more
For former Bellefontaine basketball star Matt Gump, Sunday will be a long-remembered highlight of his career.  The sophomore guard made a 3-pointer at the buzzer allowing his Centre Colonels to c...read more
A speeding driver was arrested on multiple drug charges following a traffic stop near Zanesfield Saturday night around 10:35. Initially, the Logan County Sheriff's Office was searching for a pedestri...read more
Three local swimmers have qualified for the state meet. The district meet was held at Miami University on Friday. Indian Lake sophomore Skyler Tavenner advanced in two events. He swam personal best...read more
A local driver was injured in a two-vehicle crash in DeGraff at the intersection of State Route 508 and County Road 63 Saturday night around 7:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dwigh...read more
The Indian Lake wrestling team took 2nd place in the Mad River Division and third overall in the CBC league tournament on Sunday. The Lakers hosted the 12-team meet. Graham took first in the Mad Riv...read more
In Division IV high school girls basketball tournament action from Saturday, Riverside lost to top-seeded Ft. Loramie 74-22. Brooke Hickey was the leading scorer for the Lady Pirates with 16 points. ...read more
The u14 High Point Stars indoor soccer team defeated Wedgewood FC 11-4 on Saturday. Dominik Patton scored 4 goals, Tate Schmittauer had 2 goals, and Pierce Wall scored a 2-point goal. Daunte George,...read more
Local swimmer Skyler Tavenner competed in the district swim meet at Miami University on Friday. He swam his personal best times placing 5th in the 50 freestyle in 21.86 and 4th in the 100 backstroke ...read more
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The game heard on WBLL saw Tecumseh get by Bellefontaine 64-59. (pictured left, Bellefontaine Chieftains senior players and cheerleaders were honored at Friday's game.) Tecumseh led 19-10 after 1 qu...read more
Benjamin Logan FFA was well represented as 65 students attended the Farm Science Review near London on Tuesday September 22nd. All ten of the officers had the opportunity to work at the John Deere bo...read more
Seven members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline team traveled to Fort Myers, Florida over the weekend to compete in an AAU National Team Trial and Stars of Tomorrow National Team Trial. Amber Kuck ...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Friday that an Auglaize County man has been sentenced to serve the rest of his life in prison following his conviction this week on 43 charges of rape, sexu...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys bowling team edged Emmanuel Christian 2,346 to 2,329 Tuesday night. Gage Rudasill rolled a 225, Reese Shafer shot a 189, Brad Burt had a 185, Justin Salyers record...read more
Benjamin Logan High School hosted an informational presentation for parents and students who are making decisions during the college selection process and who would like to be informed about financial...read more
A teen driver was cited after she struck a utility pole near the intersection of State Route 47 and State Route 235 Thursday night around 6:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Amber Mo...read more
Several area middle school wrestlers placed at the CBC league meet at Tecumseh on Saturday. Here are the team results: 1. Graham 264.5 2. Tecumseh 157.5 3. Mad River 116 4. Northwestern 110.5 5....read more
A local driver was cited following a crash on Route 68 near Township Road 30 Thursday morning around 6:20. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Joseph Giron, 31, of 9527 Count...read more
Local swim teams stayed busy on Friday and Saturday with sectional tournament competition. The Chieftain swim team had numerous personal best times along with nine swimmers advancing to the district ...read more
A local teen was arrested following a domestic dispute with his stepfather at their Valley Hi residence Wednesday night around eight o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Carey and ...read more
A teen driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash near Quincy Wednesday morning around 7:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Nigel Lutz, 16, of 12975 Township Road 3, Quincy, was d...read more
2013 Bellefontaine High School graduate Rebecca Carman competed on Saturday in the All Ohio Indoor Track & Field Championship for Ohio Northern University. She placed 2nd in Long Jump with a pers...read more
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The Triad Cardinals trailed early at home but won going away in the end as they defeated OHC rival West Liberty-Salem 62-50 Friday night.  There was a great crowd (left) with a tournament atmosp...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity bowling teams were swept by Piqua Thursday night. The varsity boys lost by two pins - 2,616 to 2,614. Gage Rudasill rolled a 224, Justin Salyers tossed a 221, Tylar Je...read more
The Triad FFA general livestock judging team recently traveled to Massachusetts to compete in The Big E FFA Livestock Evaluation contest. The team, consisting of Triad FFA members Hadley LeVan, Colby...read more
The Riverside varsity boys bowling team competed in a tri-match with West Liberty-Salem and Bellefontaine at Southwest Lanes in Urbana Tuesday. The Chiefs fired a 2,441, the Tigers followed with a 2,...read more
A city man who was charged with killing his five-year-old son in May entered a plea before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Wednesday morning. Anthony Barton, 25, of 441 Plum...read more
The West-Liberty Salem varsity girls basketball team improved to 17-3 overall Monday night and 11-2 in league play with a 60-32 win over visiting Triad. Jamie Peterson led the attack with 18 points, ...read more
A local driver was cited following a crash on State Route 273 west of County Road 97 Tuesday morning around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Stephanie Inskeep, 29, of 124 C...read more
Air Force Airman Garrett Ashcraft recently graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Ashcraft completed an intensive, eight-week program that included t...read more
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State Representative Nino Vitale spoke before the Top of Ohio Patriots Tuesday evening. Vitale discussed his legislative priorities, what it is like to be in government, what options citizens have, h...read more
A former Bellefontaine track standout is shining in college. Ohio Northern University sophomore Rebecca Carman placed in three events Saturday at the Joe Banks Invitational hosted by the Polar Bears....read more
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At Tuesday night’s first meeting in October, Bellefontaine City Council adopted a resolution allowing the city to apply for an Ohio Public Works Commission grant. The grant, worth $790,000, is ...read more
In high school girls basketball Saturday Benjamin Logan defeated county rival Bellefontaine 52-36.  Nikki Current piled up 17 points, Hayley Boysel recorded 10 points and 6 steals, and Taylor Co...read more
The Indian Lake Middle School track teams ran in a quad meet at Urbana recently. The boys’ team finished in 2nd out of 4 teams and the girls’ team finished in 4th. Individual placers wer...read more
The Indian Lake varsity boys bowling team defeated rival Northwestern 2,773 to 2,472 Thursday night. Michael Stevens had games of 251 and 212 for a 463 series. Bradley Hoover rolled a 229 and 199 fo...read more
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Bellefontaine Assistant Superintendent Christine Galvin had the unenviable task of trying to update the board of education Monday night on the changes with Ohio testing requirements for students in th...read more
The Indian Lake varsity swim team competed in a tri-meet with Wapakoneta and Minster on Thursday at the Wapak YMCA. For the girls: Brooke Zarnosky placed 4th in 200 freestyle and 5th in 100 breastst...read more
Several area basketball teams were in action Thursday. The Indian Lake varsity girls edged Riverside 47-45 on 98.3 WPKO. Indian Lake showed signs of a team that was playing their fourth game in six ...read more
An off-duty Indian Lake bus driver died when she crashed her car into a field on Route 68 near Mad River Farm Market Friday night around 7:30. Eyewitnesses report that Yvonne Burk, 50, of Rushsylvani...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Urbana 56-36 Wednesday night. The win clinched the outright CBC Mad River Division title. Nikki Current had 15 points, 4 assists, a...read more
A local driver was injured in a two-vehicle accident north of Lakeview on State Route 235 east of State Route 366 Saturday afternoon around 4:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Ashley...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a crash on Route 33 west of Lakeview Sunday morning around 1:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Sasha Knight, 43, of Lima, was driving a 2000 Pon...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity boys bowling team beat Benjamin Logan 2,305 to 2,243 at T-P Lanes Tuesday night. Robby Weikart fired a 214, Joey Jacobs shot a 201, Devin Legge rolled a 200, and Daniel Weik...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team steamrolled visiting Northwestern 60-29 Tuesday on WBLL. Bellefontaine led 9-3 after 1 quarter, 27-9 at the half, then outscored the Warriors 33-20 in t...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team defeated Cedarville 51-41 Monday night. Jamie Peterson had another double-double with 21 points and 14 rebounds. Mikayla McIntosh tallied 12 poin...read more
More than 15,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 25 Ohio public hunting areas this fall to provide additional hunting opportunities across the state, according to the Ohio Department of Natu...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys bowling team lost to Indian Lake 2,338 to 2,316 at T-P Lanes Monday night. Logan Wenger led the Raiders with games of 205 and 189 for a 394 series. Harvey McCann shot a 223 a...read more
The Indian Lake Swim Team participated in the CBC meet at Wright State University on Saturday. Skyler Tavenner (left) won the 50 freestyle in a new meet record time of 22.63 and the 100 backstroke in...read more
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Consolidated Care announced today they have been awarded the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant for $416,675.81 through the Ohio Attorney General’s Office as part of the new Expanding Services an...read more
In high school girls basketball Saturday Indian Lake edged Greenon 50-49. Sydney Miller led the way with 22 points. Sammi Miller poured in 12 points, while Kelson Stidam and Caylee Wurster each cont...read more
A city dog owner will not face any charges after authorities responded to numerous complaints regarding the treatment of a Great Dane at 507 East Columbus Avenue. The 15-month-old dog is owned by Dav...read more
In Friday night bowling, the Indian Lake varsity boys topped Riverside at T-P Lanes. Kyler Klingler led the Pirates with a 203 game and Andrew Wright had a 322 series. The Riverside JV boys also los...read more
A local driver was cited following a T-Bone crash on Route 33 near Township Road 89 (west of Lakeview) Wednesday afternoon around 12:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Elaine Schick, ...read more
Thursday night in boys bowling Riverside lost a close match to Emmanuel Christian 2,224 to 2,189. Luke Lowery led the Pirates with games of 201 and 171 for a 372 series.  Dalton Lowery recorded...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans junior high boys played at Oakstone Academy in Westerville Thursday evening. The Spartans defeated the Tigers in a thriller in double overtime 46-41.  Calvary was...read more
The Indian Lake wrestling team defeated Elida 39-24 Wednesday to advance in the State Duals. Results (Indian Lake wrestler in bold): 106 Double Forfeit 113 Austin Selvaggio pin Cameron Chamberlin 0...read more
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The Logan County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau conducted its 4th Annual Stars in Business Night of Recognition at the Bellefontaine Regional Airport Wednesday evening. Six prestigious awa...read more
The Hilliker YMCA swim teams competed against the Miami County YMCA recently. Combined the two teams lost to Miami County 343-146. Individually, the boys lost 130-76 and the girls lost 213-70. Resul...read more
A local driver was cited after he crashed his girlfriend's car on State Route 235 near County Road 52 Monday afternoon around 12:30. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Nicho...read more
The Indian Lake varsity boys bowling team defeated Graham 2,560 to 2,222 at T-P Lanes Tuesday night. Christopher Roesner had games of 214 and 167 for a 381 series. Bradley Hoover shot a 177 and 198 ...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team faced Urbana on 1390 WBLL Tuesday. The Chiefs fell in the final seconds to the host Hillclimbers 32-30. Bellefontaine and Urbana were tied at the end o...read more
Foggy conditions have caused several schools to delay or cancel classes on Wednesday. Here is our list: Benjamin Logan - Cancelled Indian Lake - Cancelled Riverside - Cancelled Ridgemont - 3 hr. ...read more
Swimmers from Indian Lake, Bellefontaine, Urbana, and Sidney took part in an invitational at the Sidney YMCA on Saturday. The Chieftains girls team finished 2nd while the boys finished 3rd overall. ...read more
Just as it’s time to start turning up the thermostats in our homes, Indian Lake students were practicing how to be safe when it comes to energy and heating. Representatives from the National En...read more
Local wrestling teams had a good showing at their respective meets on Saturday. The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team won the Jonathan Alder Invitational. The Chieftains placed first at the 1...read more
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Ohio Department of Commerce Director Jacqueline Williams today announced the kickoff of the Safe & Sound campaign in an effort to reduce fires and fire deaths in Ohio. So far in 2015, 97 people ha...read more
Area basketball teams were busy on the court on Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem boys varsity team defeated Benjamin Logan 49-42. Connor Woods was the leading scorer for the Tigers with 12 points. ...read more
Two drunk men were arrested following a disturbance in Lakeview Monday night around 11:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kevin Carter, 34, of 106 Lind Street, Russells Point, and Jac...read more
The Calvary Christian girls bowling team defeated Riverside Friday night by a score of 1,639-1,529.  For the Spartans Amariah Tanner rolled games of 158 and 171.  Megan Barthauer scored a ...read more
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The Bellefontaine Chieftains continue their hot streak in midseason as they came from behind to defeat visiting Dayton Stebbins 41-29 Friday on WBLL.  Stebbins led 8-7 after 1 quarter. It was 1...read more
Bellefontaine native Louie Vito (left) competed in the X Games Thursday night at Aspen, Colorado.  Vito was part of a great field of the world’s top 16 riders that included Shaun White and...read more
A city woman was arrested on multiple charges following an incident on the west side Monday morning around 12:50. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a theft complaint at 224 Ward Street...read more
In high school girls bowling, Northwestern rolled over Indian Lake 2,421 to 1,872 Thursday night. Bri Beaty had games of 145 and 153 for a 298 series. Ellie Boyer recorded a 296 series. Mickayla Br...read more
In girls high school basketball Thursday it was West Liberty-Salem winning over Cedarville 68-56.  Jamie Peterson led the Lady Tigers with 25 points. Lauren Godwin added 12 points. West Liberty...read more
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the face Friday night in Rushsylvania. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that a group of boys were playing with BB guns near 185 Rush Street. The victim was tak...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys bowling team defeated Graham 2,624 to 2,186 at Coral Lanes in St. Paris Wednesday night. Logan Wenger shot a 207 and 223 for a 430 series. Colton Jones fired a 201 and 189 fo...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 68 and State Route 508 Saturday afternoon around 4:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Christina Eva...read more
A structure fire destroyed a rural West Liberty home Sunday afternoon around 2:10. Firefighters from West Liberty and Bellefontaine responded to Brian Clemons' 4070 County Road 29 residence (just eas...read more
The Graham girls bowling team defeated Greenon 2,377 to 2,006 Tuesday night. Senior Sarah Carpenter had games of 237 and 206 for a 443 series. Freshman Jenna Seibold recorded a 194. The Graham vars...read more
The Bellefontaine swim team easily won its final home meet of the season Tuesday night at the Hilliker YMCA. The combined team scores were Bellefontaine 213, Northland 85, Benjamin Logan 24, and Colu...read more
Honda's commitment to encouraging the growth of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education among young students is now bringing those concepts off the page and into the real world &nda...read more
The Bellefontaine Middle School wrestling team competed in a tri-match at Wapakoneta Tuesday night. The Chiefs beat Riverside 36-18 and lost to Wapakoneta 67-12. Bruno Pattison (205) and Ryan Stuhle...read more
The Bellefontaine Middle School wrestlers competed at the Rozmus Invitational at Urbana over the weekend. The Chiefs finished 6th out of 17 teams. Finishing 1st: Trey Henderson (122) and Major Strat...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team defeated host Bellefontaine 50-30 Monday night. Jamie Peterson scored 22 points while Lauren Godwin contributed 14 in the win. Brenda Johnson led...read more
The following is a guest column by Bellefontaine Police Chief Brandon Standley, Logan County Sheriff Andy Smith, Washington Township Police Chief Rick Core, Russells Point Police Chief Joe Freyhof, We...read more
The u14 High Point Stars boys team defeated Wedgewood FC 9-1 at Soccer First on Saturday. Dominik Patton scored 4 goals, Pryce Neeld had a 2-point goal, and Daunte George, Isaiah Henry, and Tate Schm...read more
The Bellefontaine swimmers competed in back-to-back meets over the weekend. Saturday the team swam in the Wapak-Celina Invitational. The girls finished 6th and the boys were 7th. The meet featured 16...read more
A new Ohio Department of Transportation safety study has identified 10 deer crash “hotspots” around the state. “Fewer daylight hours, the increased movement of deer due to mating se...read more
An alleged Chicago drug dealer now faces more drug charges after a routine traffic stop for an expired registration Thursday morning at 10:55 in the Walgreens parking lot at 101 East Sandusky Avenue. ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Lady Tigers won a thriller over Mechanicsburg Saturday in girl's high school basketball 53-52.  Jamie Peterson led the balanced scoring attack with 10, while Mikayla McInt...read more
The Bellefontaine bowling teams swept Tipp City at T-P Lanes Friday. The varsity boys outscored the Red Devils 2,643 to 2,366. Anthony Tolliver had games of 196 and 232 for a 428 series. Freshman D...read more
Jurors sided with a local doctor in a recent civil trial in Logan County Common Pleas Court. The trial was held over the past two weeks on a claim of medical malpractice. The case was brought by Deb...read more
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In the game heard on WBLL Friday night Bellefontaine rode a strong second half to gain a huge win at Tecumseh 64-57.  Tecumseh led at the end of one quarter 18-14, and maintained a four-point le...read more
Benjamin Logan varsity boys basketball coach Dave Myers resigned Thursday. Athletic director Scott Reule said, "Coach Myers made a personal decision that with the current direction of the program, he...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys bowling team defeated Graham and Riverside at T-P Lanes Thursday night. The Raiders shot a 2,414, the Falcons recorded a 2,064, and the Pirates rolled an 1,892. Harvey McCann...read more
The Riverside Lady Pirates varsity basketball team, behind Molly Harshbarger’s 16 points, defeated Ridgemont Thursday night 49-32. Brooke Hickey added 13. Hickey also had 5 rebounds and 4 assist...read more
The Bellefontaine Middle School wrestlers competed in a tri-meet against Tippecanoe and Mechanicsburg Wednesday night. They defeated Tippecanoe 33-10 and lost to Mechanicsburg 36-24. Five wrestlers ...read more
The Bellefontaine 7th grade girls basketball team won at Benjamin Logan 34-32 Wednesday night. Hannah Rader led all scorers for the Lady Chiefs with 14 points along with 14 rebounds. Taizha Collier a...read more
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported a robust 13.1 percent September 2015 sales increase on total sales of 133,750 Honda and Acura vehicles for a new September benchmark. Honda Division sales...read more
The Hilliker YMCA swim teams competed against the Union County YMCA recently. Combined the two teams lost to Union County 250-220. Individually, the boys won 111-96 and the girls lost 154-109. Resul...read more
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted today reminded voters that the deadline to register to vote in the November Election is Monday, October 5th. Important dates to remember for this election are outlin...read more
In high school bowling Tuesday, the West Liberty-Salem boys defeated Northeastern 2,349-2,052. Gage Rudasill was high scorer for the Tigers with a 245, Justin Salyers had a 215, and Reese Shafer...read more
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In boys high school basketball Tuesday night it was Marysville 60 Bellefontaine 50. The game was featured on WBLL.  The Chiefs led 11-10 after 1 quarter and 25-23 at the half. After 3 quarters i...read more
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A new business was welcomed to Bellefontaine Wednesday evening. City Sweets & Creamery was welcomed to the Logan County Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting during the store's grand opening....read more
The Riverside football team's “Champions Club” was honored by a DeGraff restaurant recently. Gangster’s Ristorante served the young men a four-course dinner. In order to be a membe...read more
The driver who crashed on State Route 47 near Benjamin Logan last Friday night has been charged. The Logan County Sheriff's Office cited Vincent Thomas, 36, of 5066 Route 68 North, Bellefontaine, for...read more
Bellefontaine High School was well represented at the Ohio Northern Indoor Track Invitational. There were 43 runners in the 1600 meter run. Ryan Dunn placed third with a time of 4:39.97. Wes Samuel...read more
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In March of 2013, the Humane Society doing business as the Top of Ohio Shelter was in serious financial trouble. Board President Chris DeWitt realized when he took over the daily operations that the ...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) today questioned Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc. President Cecile Richards in a congressional hearing about undercover videos that show Planned Parenthood...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity bowling teams were swept at Tecumseh on Friday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys fell 2,722 to 2,255. Joey Jacobs had games of 216 and 171 for a 387 series. Anthony Tolliver...read more
Four defendants were sentenced and two pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Christopher Mundy, 34, of 504 West Chillicothe Avenue, Bellefo...read more
In high school bowling Friday at Coral Lanes, the Graham Lady Falcons topped a much improved Indian Lake Lakers girls team 2,233 to 1,778. Sarah Carpenter led all bowlers with games of 242 and 232 fo...read more
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The five-year forecast that longtime Bellefontaine City School Treasurer Keith Krieger presented to the board of education Monday night had both good and bad news. The bad news is that for the next t...read more
The Bellefontaine JV girls bowling team defeated Calvary Christian 1,806 to 1,522 Thursday. For Bellefontaine, Heather Johnson fired a 337 series, Hannah Davis bowled a 320 series, Terra Knight rolle...read more
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West Liberty Village Council discussed trash collection Monday night. The village’s trash truck has holes in the packer and needs worked on. The village is weighing its options to replace the t...read more
The Indian Lake varsity swim team competed in a tri-meet with Urbana and Northwestern at Urbana University Wednesday night. Renae Deardurff placed 1st in 50 free and 2nd in 100 back. Brittany Bryant...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys bowling team defeated Indian Lake 2,665 to 2,543 Wednesday night at T-P Lanes. Logan Wenger had games of 269 and 216 for a 485 series. Senior Trent Harshfield shot a ...read more
The Bellefontaine Rotary Club met Monday afternoon at the Friendly Senior Center. Cardiologist Dr. Mashhood Kakroo was the featured speaker. Kakroo discussed “Who's at risk for a heart attack?...read more
The Bellefontaine bowling teams took on Mechanicsburg Tuesday. The Bellefontaine varsity boys defeated Mechanicsburg 2,650 to 2,447. Joey Jacobs fired a 406 series, Dylan Legge bowled a 379 ser...read more
The boil advisory issued for several south side residents in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Friday due to a water line depressurization. The advisory affected the followi...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team rallied past visiting Northeastern 45-36 Monday night. The Tigers outscored the Jets 33-15 in the second half. Junior Jamie Peterson had another ...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a crash on State Route 47 near Benjamin Logan Friday night around 9:50. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Vincent Thomas, 36, of 5066 Route 68...read more
Friday was a busy day for area bowling teams as the Holiday Baker Classic brought in bowlers from several schools for its first time at TP Lanes. The boys’ competition saw 11 teams compete whil...read more
Local basketball teams hit the court Friday evening. The Bellefontaine varsity boys defeated Kenton Ridge 57-39. The Chiefs improve to 3-4 and 2-1 in conference play. The JV Chiefs beat Kenton Ri...read more
In varsity boys basketball it was Anna 47 West Liberty-Salem 31. Trent Thomas led the Tigers with 11 points in the 3rd place game at the Versailles Holiday Tournament.  Now 4-5, they play at Cat...read more
In girls high school bowling Graham topped Northwestern 2417-2261. Senior Sarah Carpenter led all bowlers with a 427 series after firing games of 228-199. Abigail Ogden also rolled a 228 and Jessica ...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are urging residents to safely dispose of prescription drugs during the DEA's National Prescription Drug Take-Back ...read more
The WL-S Varsity boys lost to Versailles 78-42.  Versailles led 33-22 at halftime and broke the game open with a 26-10 third quarter. Trent Thomas had 13 points and Conner Woods had 10.   ...read more
The Calvary Christian School girls bowling team defeated Springfield Central Catholic 1,702 to 1,571 Monday. Amariah Tanner bowled a 328 series and Kerr Howard fired a 324 series. The Benjamin Logan...read more
The u14 High Point Stars defeated the Jaguars FC by a score of 7-4 on Saturday. Pryce Neeld and Noah LaBelle each scored a two-point shot while Daunte George, Isaiah Henry, and Marcus Walker each sco...read more
The Ridgemont Board of Education celebrated their first meeting in their new building on Thursday. While there are still items to be completed in Ridgemont’s new building such as wifi connectio...read more
The Bellefontaine High School swim team hosted their annual invitational at Hilliker YMCA. Out of the 16 teams in attendance, the boys and girls combined for 3rd place overall. The boys finished 5th ...read more
A water line depressurization in Bellefontaine has prompted a boil advisory for several south side residents again. The impacted areas include: 1133 and 1137 South Detroit Street 1146, 1180, 1217, ...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team overcame an early deficit to beat host Indian Lake 57-53 Saturday night on WBLL. The Lakers jumped out to an 8-0 lead in the first three-and-a-half minu...read more
A medical issue caused an area driver to crash near Indian Lake Thursday afternoon around 4:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Troy Cromes, 46, of 10750 Sidney-Freyburg Road, Sidney, ...read more
West Liberty-Salem sophomore Kelby Strapp has been selected to compete in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase North at Kent State University on January 3rd and 4th where she was picked to play first base.&...read more
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Snowboarders, here's your chance to ride with an Olympian. Louie Vito is coming to Mad River Mountain for his annual rail jam Saturday. It's one of the largest rail jams in the Midwest. Registration...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys bowling team defeated host Greeneview 2,279 to 2,144 Tuesday night. Logan Woolley fired a 207, Justin Salyers and Brad Burt each tossed a 187, Gage Rudasill record...read more
Honda of America Manufacturing announced today a $210 million investment in a new, state-of-the-art paint line at its Marysville Auto Plant (MAP)—Honda's first and largest auto plant in North Am...read more
The Bellefontaine High School swim team competed in a dual meet at Kenton Tuesday night. The boys won the meet 84-52. The girls fell to Kenton 93-61, creating a combined score of 145-145. First-pla...read more
Based on law enforcement drug seizures, Ohio has seen a major increase in drug reports involving fentanyl, a more lethal opiate that is 30 to 50 times more potent than heroin. With 502 fentanyl-r...read more
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Several area basketball teams hit the court Tuesday night. On 1390 WBLL, the Bellefontaine varsity boys hosted Thurgood Marshall. The Chiefs lost 51-33. The Chiefs trailed Thurgood Marshall 28-20 a...read more
The Indian Lake varsity boys basketball team shot past visiting Graham 77-60 Monday night. The Lakers jumped out to a 29-11 lead after one quarter. Senior Jalon Tuttle led the winners with 27 points...read more
Students at the Ohio Hi-Point Career Center raised $585.16 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention during the week of September 8th. September is National Suicide Prevention Month, and Dia...read more
The Bellefontaine Hilliker Heat swim teams defeated the Van Wert YMCA Marlins recently. The boys won 108 to 84 and the girls won 159 to 79. Results: Boys 100 Medley Relay 8 & Under Place 1 - 1...read more
The Indian Lake swim team competed in a quad meet in Greenville over the weekend. Skyler Tavenner won the 50 freestyle in a time of 22.40 and placed 2nd in 100 backstroke with a time of 57.90. Both t...read more
A man riding a dirt bike suffered serious injuries in a crash near Rushsylvania Wednesday night around 7:10. According to Logan County Sheriff's Office dispatcher logs, Rushcreek Fire and EMS were se...read more
The Bellefontaine swim team competed in a tri-meet with Tipp City and Northwestern Saturday. The boys and girls both finished in front of Northwestern but short of beating Tipp City. First place fin...read more
The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team finished 4th out of 10 teams Saturday at the Washington Court House Duals with a 3-2 record. The Chiefs defeated Cincinnati Taylor 63-12, Chillicothe 47-3...read more
The following are area high school bowling results from Friday. The Indian Lake varsity boys defeated Bellefontaine 2523-2707. Michael Stevens rolled games of 225 and 236 for a 461 series. Cody Dearw...read more
Two area residents wanted for an ATM robbery in Urbana in March were arrested Wednesday. The Urbana Police Department reports that Michaela Anderson, 19, of Urbana, was arrested at her residence arou...read more
Members of the Indian Lake High School and Middle School volleyball teams delivered Chemo Care Bags to the oncology center in Bellefontaine on Thursday. The bags were purchased during volley for the ...read more
The boil advisory issued for several south side residents in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Tuesday morning due to a water line depressurization. The advisory affected th...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team dropped a heartbreaker to visiting Springfield Shawnee 45-44 Friday night on WBLL. The Chiefs led 33-22 at the half, but went cold in the final two quar...read more
A semi driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash near Nash Finch on County Road 130 Tuesday morning around 10:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jarell Daniels, 22, of Country Cl...read more
In varsity girls basketball, Riverside junior Aubrey Stephens hit a last-second shot to carry the Pirates past visiting Lehman 37-35 Thursday night. Stephens finished with 8 points. Senior Brooke Hi...read more
A city woman was robbed at gunpoint near her residence Tuesday night around 11:10. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Kathleen Hecht, 54, of 400 West Sandusky Avenue, came home from wor...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys bowling team defeated Southeastern 2,508 to 2,241 Thursday. Logan Woolley shot a 216, Justin Salyers fired a 207, Gage Rudasill rolled a 205, Reese Shafer tossed a...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity girls bowling team beat Springfield 2,042 to 1,853 at T-P Lanes Wednesday. Haley Watkins rolled a 169 and 171 for a 340 series. Sierra Rhoades tossed a 312 series and Caris...read more
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The Riverside Board of Education made a decision on a resource officer for the district Tuesday. The decision came after months of consideration by the board. The board sought community input and a...read more
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Examples of city government meeting the needs of taxpayers were on display Tuesday night when Bellefontaine City Council met. For the first time since 2011, and the second time ever, the city receive...read more
A few area bowling teams were in action Tuesday night. The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys beat Piqua 2,667 to 2,631. Gage Rudasill rolled a 239, Reese Shafer tossed a 207, Logan Woolley shot a 200,...read more
Five defendants appeared before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor recently. Zane Grandi, 27, of Russells Point, was sentenced to three years in prison for having a weapon unde...read more
A drunk woman was arrested on multiple charges following a domestic dispute at her rural Zanesfield home Monday afternoon around 4:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Susan Stover, 42,...read more
As featured on 98.3 WPKO, the West Liberty-Salem varsity boys basketball team ran past host Riverside 61-40. The Tigers jumped out to a 16-2 lead after the opening quarter. Austin Miller poured in 1...read more
A semi driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash on Route 33 near Huntsville Monday night around seven o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Osman Omar, 26, of Arlington, Texas...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys bowling team lost to Urbana 2,905 to 2,532 Monday night. Logan Wenger led the Raiders with games of 216 and 186 for a 402 series. Colton Jones shot a 228 and 158 for a 386 se...read more
A water line depressurization in Bellefontaine has prompted a boil advisory for several south side residents. The impacted areas include: 1133 and 1137 South Detroit Street 1146, 1180, 1217, 1225, ...read more
The Graham Falcons varsity bowling teams competed in the Cincinnati Holiday Classic over the weekend. The girls bowled Saturday and the Lady Falcons had a great showing. They finished 3rd out of 32 t...read more
Indian Lake’s Homecoming festivities will take place this weekend. (Pictured, left to right: Aubrey Grider, Isabella Barnes, Michelle Grider, Kati Bowsher, and Kelly Shoffner) Students voted s...read more
Bellefontaine native Scott Thompson was the featured speaker at the Bellefontaine Rotary Club meeting Monday afternoon. Thompson is the director of safety and security at Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Ba...read more
The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team finished 3rd out of 9 teams Saturday at its own Jimmy Mac Duals with a 3-2 record. The Chieftains defeated Greenfield McClain 48-30, Carlisle 60-10, and X...read more
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Indian Lake board members were provided details Monday night at their monthly meeting of the homecoming parade that is scheduled for this Thursday, September 24th. Russells Point Police Chief Joe Fre...read more
The former Bellefontaine JV softball coach pleaded guilty to a felony sex charge before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Monday afternoon. Addie Rife, 27, of 221 Caddie Drive, Mary...read more
Basketball teams around the area were busy on Saturday. High School Boys ­ The Calvary Christian Spartans defeated the Sidney Christian Eagles 68-38 for their first win in school history. Blak...read more
A local driver suffered minor injuries in a crash on State Route 274 east of Huntsville Sunday morning around 9:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that James Castle, 48, of 731 State Route...read more
The West Liberty-Salem High School varsity wrestling team traveled to the Coldwater Sielski Duals on Saturday. Josh Cordell was undefeated with four pins and a tech fall. Ely Serna won two matches an...read more
Six local residents were injured in a T-Bone crash at the intersection of State Route 47 and State Route 235 Saturday night around 7:10. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that S...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity bowling teams were swept at Kenton Ridge Friday. The varsity boys fell 2,739 to 2,491. Dylan Legge rolled games of 214 and 211 for a 425 series. Cale Sterling shot a 213 a...read more
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Area boys basketball teams were in action Friday. On 1390 WBLL, the Bellefontaine varsity Chiefs defeated host Dayton Stebbins 55-45. The Chiefs never trailed and pulled away with a couple of surges...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team beat visiting Mechanicsburg 47-36 Thursday night. Jamie Peterson had 20 points and 11 rebounds. Lauren Godwin added 8 points. The Tigers are 4-1...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys bowling team defeated Kenton Ridge 2,458 to 2,417 Thursday night. Logan Wenger shot a 204 and 209 for a 413 series, Trenton Harshfield rolled a 203 and 167 for a 370 s...read more
A local driver was injured after she slammed into a tree on South Main Street in Urbana Saturday afternoon 2:25. The Urbana Police Department reports that Lynn Alltop, 60, of 311 Talbot Avenue, Urban...read more
The Indian Lake varsity wrestling team went 2-0 to win the Logan County tri-meet Thursday night at Benjamin Logan. Bellefontaine was 1-1. Benjamin Logan finished 0-2. Indian Lake 57, Benjamin Logan...read more
Reliant Mechanical is sponsoring three half marathons in Logan County. The races will be held on Thursday, January 1; Sunday, February 1; and Saturday, March 14, 2015. The January 1st race begins at...read more
Two youth soccer standouts will showcase their skills at a prestigious event next year. High Point Stars members Pierce Wall and Beau Salyer were recently selected to represent the Dayton district in...read more
The United Way of Logan County is accepting funding requests from local non-profit agencies to access funds from its current fall campaign. To receive funding through the regular allocations proc...read more
In high school girls bowling Wednesday night Graham topped Dayton Stebbins 2,228 to 1,951. Leading the way was Abigail Ogden with a 243. Cara Cohn rolled a 203, Sarah Carpenter had a 180, and Jessic...read more
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In girls high school basketball Wednesday night, Kenton Ridge ran past host Benjamin Logan 81-31. Legendary coach Ed Foulk has over 500 wins at Kenton Ridge and his teams always play at a break-neck...read more
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Quincy Friday night around 6:30. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Dustin Macy, 29, of 221 Jefferson Street, Quincy, was southbou...read more
Celebrating fall harvest is anything but typical for Freshwater Farms of Ohio, north of Urbana, which will host the 14th annual Ohio Fish & Shrimp Festival this Saturday and Sunday. The festival,...read more
A semi fire temporarily closed the westbound lanes of Route 33 near County Road 10 Friday afternoon around one o'clock. The Tri-Valley Fire Department and Perry Township Fire Department responded to ...read more
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The Bellefontaine varsity boys basketball team fell at home to Sidney Tuesday on WBLL. The Chiefs lost in the final seconds to the Yellow Jackets 44-43. Sidney’s Cameron Gallimore scored as th...read more
An area man was arrested on a drug-related warrant Wednesday afternoon around five o'clock. The Hardin County Sheriff's Office arrested Taylor Pinks, 22, of 2219 State Route 81, Ada, on a Bellefontai...read more
Several area basketball teams played Monday night. The Triad varsity girls team defeated host Riverside 49-30. The Cardinals jumped out to a 21-5 lead after one quarter. Ali Dixon scored 13 points....read more
The Hilliker YMCA recently announced the hiring of a new aquatics director. Tomi White will join the Y on September 25th. She has been a swim coach for the Hilliker Heat Swim Team for the last three...read more
A rollover injury accident temporarily closed County Road 153 near Middleburg Thursday morning around 8:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a crash on 153 between County Road 144 and T...read more
Two female teens who walked away from an Adriel School Group Home earlier this week have been charged for a series of thefts near West Liberty. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Alexis W...read more
The Benjamin Logan girls bowling team won against Springfield Shawnee 1,828 to 1,665. Leading the Raider girls were Karlee Gilliam who shot games of 163 and 133 for a 296 series. Jenna Peyton shot a ...read more
Several area basketball teams took to the court on Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem boys hosted Stebbins. The varsity team fell 59-41. Connor Woods had 13 points and Austin Miller added 10. The JV ...read more
The Bellefontaine bowling teams swept visiting Springfield Shawnee at T-P Lanes Friday. In varsity boys, the Chiefs outscored the Braves 2,656 to 2,509. Anthony Tolliver tossed games of 221 and 249 ...read more
Authorities are investigating a death near Indian Lake. The Logan County Sheriff's Office and Indian Lake EMS responded to an unresponsive female at 7273 Delaware Drive, Five Parks, Russells Point, T...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a rollover crash on State Route 117 near Duff's Quarry Monday afternoon around 3:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Mildred Sheer, 57, of 9...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys bowling team fell to Stebbins Wednesday night 2,636 to 2,577.  Leading the Raiders was Logan Wenger, who rolled games of 195 and 253 for a 448 series. Trent Harshfield s...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls basketball team ran past visiting Graham 66-29 Tuesday. The Tigers outscored the Falcons 34-4 in the first half. Jamie Peterson had 22 points, 18 rebounds, and 4...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a hit-skip crash at Williams RV Park, 11707 State Route 117, Belle Center, Tuesday night around 6:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Eva Wise, 51...read more
The West Liberty-Salem bowling teams were in action Tuesday. The varsity Lady Tigers defeated Calvary Christian 1,611 to 1,494 Emily Crook fired a 276 series, Erica McCall a 250, Taylor Loverde and ...read more
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West Liberty-Salem school board members learned Tuesday night at their monthly meeting that the first two days of classes went smoothly. Superintendent Kraig Hissong told the board, however, that he ...read more
In high school bowling Monday night, Mechanicsburg defeated Graham in girls action 2,484-2,357.  The Lady Falcons were led by senior Sarah Carpenter with games of 244 and 202 for a 446 series.&n...read more
Two female teens from an Adriel School Group Home were arrested near West Liberty Tuesday morning around eleven o’clock. Alexis Wintrow, 15, and Olivia Mathews, 14, were reported missing Monday...read more
The Riverside varsity girls basketball team defeated host Emmanuel Christian Academy 72-26 Monday night.  Brooke Hickey led the Lady Pirates with 23 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 steals.  Also...read more
Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Urbana) recently commented on the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits, and Administrative Rules Committee’s subpoena of undercov...read more
The final week of the 2014 OHSAA football season has arrived and 14 teams have earned the right to play for a state championship in Ohio Stadium. After 723 teams began the season in August and 224 ear...read more
Winners indicated in bold letters. Division I 2 Lakewood St. Edward (12-2)  42 1 Hudson (13-1)  14 (Game at University of Akron InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field)   6 Cincinnati M...read more
A local man has been arrested on multiple charges for assaulting his ex-girlfriend Sunday night around 10:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Joseph Haas, 57, at large, got into a dome...read more
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By a 4-1 vote with 1 member abstaining, West Liberty Village Council voted to rescind their order to cut down the Christmas tree that is next to the Town Hall in downtown West Liberty. The one vote a...read more
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The Bellefontaine Board of Education approved the reception of approximately $240,000 less in federal grant money at their meeting Monday night. It is not as bad as it sounds. The district no longer ...read more
Winners indicated in bold letters. Division VI: Minster 14 (11-3) Defiance Tinora 13 (13-1) (Game at Wapakoneta Harmon Field)   Kirtland 28 (14-0) Lucasville Valley 7 (11-3) (Game at New ...read more
A culvert replacement will close a portion of County Road 152 in Zane Township Tuesday. Logan County Highway Department crews will be replacing a culvert on 152 between State Route 347 and Zane Towns...read more
Bellefontaine recently honored its fall athletes. Volleyball: Most Improved - Georgia Cooper Best Offensive Player - MacKenzie Brunswick Best Defensive Player - MacKenzie Brunswick Most Valuable ...read more
Bellefontaine High School has announced its August Seniors of the Month. Name: Mallory Stolly High School: Bellefontaine High School Parents: Henry & Sally Stolly Address: Bellefontaine Schoo...read more
Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Saturday, Sept. 26, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Deer hunters should...read more
The Bellefontaine bowling teams opened their season with a tri-match against visiting Sidney and Mechanicsburg Friday at T-P Lanes. Sidney won the varsity boys match with a 2,701. Bellefontaine foll...read more
On Wednesday, Bellefontaine City Council adopted an ordinance which allows the Service-Safety Director and Mayor to enter into a contract with the Logan County Commissioners for an Inspection Agreemen...read more
The u14 High Point Stars ran past the Columbus Crew Jrs 18-0 in indoor soccer on Saturday. Drew Wrocklage had 4 goals, including two 2-pointers. Daunte George recorded a hat trick. Alanee Yaeger an...read more
The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) is encouraging Ohioans to vote Yes on State Issue 1, Yes on State Issue 2, and No on State Issue 3. The state’s most influential farm and food organization...read more
Winners indicated in bold letters Division 1, Region 2: 16 West Chester Lakota West (7-6)    3  5 Huber Heights Wayne (12-1)    38 (Game at Dayton Welcome Stadiu...read more
The West Liberty Historical Society Renovation Committee will be holding a listening session for comments regarding the West Liberty Town Hall Renovation and possible tree removal. The meeting will ta...read more
High school bowling from Friday saw the Graham Lady Falcons start their season with a win over the Dayton Carroll Patriots 2193-1995. Seniors Sarah Carpenter and Abigail Ogden led the team. Carpenter...read more
County Road 12 in Perry Township will be undergoing a short closure for a culvert replacement. The Logan County Highway Department says crews will be replacing a culvert on CR 12 between St Rt 292 an...read more
The Bellefontaine Rotary Club celebrated its 59th annual Charter Night at the Whitmore House Thursday. Delanie Buck was named Rotarian of the Year. Colton Lowry was presented Rookie of the Year. Th...read more
Finals indicated in bold letters WPKO Game of the Week: Division VI, Region 22: 3 Minster (10-3)     35 4 West Liberty-Salem (11-2)     0   &...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Tigers are back in the Regional Final for the 2nd straight season.  Last year's game still haunts WL-S fans as they saw Mechanicsburg drive the field in the final minute of...read more
Riverside High School recognized its fall athletes during an awards banquet earlier this week. Football Awards Most Valuable Player: Tanner Lane Most Improved Player: Blake Sacks Best Offensive Pl...read more
The Bellefontaine High School cheerleaders did very well in the Central Buckeye Conference meet at Northwestern on Saturday. The Junior Varsity placed 1st and the Varsity placed 2nd in the Kenton Tra...read more
A local man has been cited for last month's hit-skip injury accident at the intersection of Torrence Street and State Street in Belle Center. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Trevor New...read more
The Hilliker YMCA Swim Team competed at the Lima Fall Fiesta Invitational Saturday with 14 teams participating. Skyler Tavenner, 16, was first in the 100 Back, in the 200 IM, and the 100 Fly events. ...read more
Tonight is the Regional Final in Division VI with the West Liberty-Salem Tigers (11-1) facing the Minster Wildcats (9-3) from Piqua's Alexander Stadium.  Chad Wilkinson and Matt Hull are live on ...read more
Joseph Pilkington was arrested on a felony sex charge Thursday around noon. The Logan County Grand Jury indicted Pilkington, 43, at large, on one count of sexual battery (F3) Tuesday. The indictment...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released pairings and locations for the football regional finals. West Liberty-Salem will face Minster at Piqua Alexander Stadium Friday night at 7:30 on...read more
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Two East Chillicothe Avenue residents expressed concerns to Bellefontaine City Council in a rare Wednesday night meeting about sewage in a trench. The property is owned by Gil Myers. He hired a priva...read more
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  At the Logan County Fair Board meeting Wednesday night board member Pam Griffin was voted in as the new treasurer. The board met in executive session for around 45 minutes with naming the new...read more
A county road near Rushsylvania will be closed Thursday. Crews from the Logan County Highway Department will be replacing a culvert on County Road 12 between County Road 50 and County Road 265. The ...read more
Finals indicated in bold letters WPKO Game of the Week: Division VI, Region 22: 4 West Liberty-Salem (11-1)  21 1 Tri-County North (10-1)  14 (Game at Clayton Northmont Good Samaritan S...read more
A local teen was charged following a family dispute at 193 South Main Street, West Mansfield, Tuesday afternoon around 3:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Tyler Edwards, 16, of 501 G...read more
Logan County will be well-represented at the District 9 Senior All-Star Games Wednesday night, November 12th at Troy High School. Bellefontaine middle blocker MacKenzie Brunswick will represent the B...read more
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A new business is coming to downtown Bellefontaine.  It is called Brewfontaine, the Tap of Ohio, located at 211 S. Main St.  Currently being renovated, the building that will be Brewfontain...read more
The annual Jr. High All Star soccer game was played at Champions Field Saturday. This year, 28 players from county teams played during the game. The All Star game is played inter-mixing all players ...read more
A water line depressurization in Bellefontaine has prompted a boil advisory for several south side residents. The impacted areas include: 1200 South Main Street 1133, 1137, 1145, and 1200 South Det...read more
Tonight in Division VI Region 22 the West Liberty-Salem Tigers (10-1) face the Tri County North Panthers (10-0) on Mix 98.3 WPKO.  The game is being played at Northmont High School in Clayton.&nb...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash on County Road 200 between the railroad tracks and County Road 18 Sunday morning around 9:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports...read more
A local man was arrested following a disturbance near CJ's Lakeside Tavern, 105 East Lake Street, Lakeview, Saturday night around 10:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a fight complai...read more
29 members of Gloria's Tumbling Team competed in Point Pleasant, West Virginia on Saturday. The tumbling and trampoline competition featured 7 teams. Individual results are listed in the order of Tu...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released pairings and locations for the football regional semifinals. West Liberty-Salem will play Tri-County North at Northmont Friday night at 7:30 on ...read more
Ninth-ranked Fort Loramie toppled previously undefeated and top-ranked McComb 3-1 (25-15, 26-24, 25-27, 25-22) in their first trip to the volleyball state tournament to win the OHSAA Division IV state...read more
A local driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash in Russells Point Sunday afternoon around 1:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Suellen Reuber, 69, of 11812 Sunview Street, Lake...read more
Division VII, Region 26: 8 Triad (6-5)  0 1 Marion Local (11-0)  40   7 Covington (6-5)  7 2 Lehman (9-2)  42   5 Fort Recovery (7-4)  28 4 Fort Loramie (7-4...read more
An area driver was cited after he crashed into a field on State Route 706 near Quincy Saturday afternoon around three o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Qwinten Scheer, 20, of 40...read more
Recently released ACT test data reveals the scores of Indian Lake students are steadily increasing. For the 2014-15 school year, Indian Lake's average composite score was a 22. This is up from prior ...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week 5 Cincinnati Country Day (10-1)     7 4 West Liberty-Salem (10-1)     29      WBLL Game Division III, Region 10: 7 Be...read more
The West Liberty-Salem Tigers (9-1) make their fourth straight trip to the playoffs as they host the Indians from Cincinnati Country Day (10-0) on Mix 98.3 WPKO.  This is a Division VI Region 22 ...read more
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently announced that his office’s Identity Theft Unit received nearly 3,500 complaints and helped identity theft victims clear over $1 million in fraudulent ...read more
A local driver was cited following a T-Bone crash at the intersection of Route 33 and County Road 57 Thursday morning around eight o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert Van W...read more
The CBC All-League football team has been announced. KENTON TRAIL FIRST TEAM OFFENSE INTERIOR LINEMAN #75     CALEB KING   KENTON RIDGE     &...read more
Four local football teams are playoff bound. The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced their postseason pairings Sunday afternoon. The top eight teams in each region qualify for the second...read more
Increased deer populations can seriously affect native plant communities, and for this reason, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at three state nature ...read more
The Zanesfield Petanque Club had 5 players make the trip to Lexington, North Carolina last weekend to play in Carolina Petanque's 2nd Annual Select Doubles Tourney. There were 22 teams in this year&r...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Benjamin Logan (4-6)  7 Indian Lake (5-5)  18   WBLL Game Bellefontaine (8-2) 35  Tecumseh (5-5)  12 [audio:TobySmithrecaps3512winatTecumsehfrom1...read more
Washington Township Police arrested a Russells Point man after reports of a woman screaming at a residence around 11:45 pm Thursday night. Timothy Butler, 44, of 209 Second Street, was charged with a...read more
The final week of the regular season is here and there are still a lot of questions to be answered.  Will the Chiefs win their first CBC title in 10 years?  Will they host a playoff game?&nb...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for October 28th. Division I (top 16 from both regions will qualify for the playoffs) Region 1 - ...read more
A county man was arrested on a felony charge following a domestic dispute with his wife at their 657 County Road 24, DeGraff, home Thursday morning around 5:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office repo...read more
A local motorcyclist was injured in a hit-skip accident in Belle Center Saturday night around 9:55. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Daniel Phillips, 47, of 15267 County Road 135,...read more
A local man has been charged for driving through an accident scene on County Road 10 early Sunday morning. Initially, the Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a rollover crash near Tree Links a...read more
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Barely Used Pets Rescue has been finding dogs new homes for years, however the organization will soon have a new home itself. The dog rescue based in Champaign County will be moving from 2970 East Ro...read more
Nine area residents were charged following a disturbance in the Walmart parking lot, 2281 South Main Street, Tuesday night around 8:10. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that four trucks we...read more
The High Point Stars B13 soccer team edged the Crew Jrs. East Black B14 2-1 Sunday night to cap an undefeated fall season. Preston Henry scored on a penalty kick. Dominik Patton dribbled around the ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem cross country teams competed at the Troy D3 Southwest Regional meet on Saturday where the top individuals ran their way to times good enough to qualify for state. The boys&rsqu...read more
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The 62nd annual United Way fundraising campaign in Logan County kicked off Tuesday with more than 90 community leaders gathering for a luncheon and training at Green Hills Foundation Hall in West Libe...read more
Shady Bowl Speedway will close out its 2014 season with three classes of cars in action on Saturday. The main event will be the Compact 100 for the entry level cars. The race will either be 100 laps ...read more
Five defendants were sentenced and three pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor Monday afternoon. Gregory Hill, 29, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to three y...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Indian Lake (4-5)  28 Urbana (6-3)  35   WBLL Game Springfield Shawnee (5-4)  21 Bellefontaine (7-2)  42  [audio:TobySmithrecaps4221winvsSpri...read more
A rural Zanesfield woman has been charged after her pit bull caused a neighborhood disturbance last week. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a dog complaint filed by Tim Scheiderer, 42, o...read more
With only two games left in the regular season there are several teams looking for conference titles and playoff seedings.  Once again the Chiefs face a tough matchup as Shawnee comes to Bellefon...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans defeated West Liberty #1 4-0 Thursday night in the county junior high soccer tournament. Josh Kilgore, Amber Wenger, Isaac Dillon, and Garrett Reinhard each scored a go...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls cross country team has been involved in several community service projects this month. On October 3rd, the team sponsored Big Orange Buddies, teaming the athletes up with...read more
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United States Senator Sherrod Brown (D) spent his Monday touring manufacturing plants in Ohio. Part of the tour was a stop at the Midwest Express plant in East Liberty. (Pictured left, Brown with Sen...read more
State officials have identified the kayaker who died at Kiser Lake Sunday afternoon around 2:15. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Watercraft Division reports that Douglas Fiscus, 50, of St. P...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a rollover crash on County Road 10 near Tree Links Sunday morning around 12:40. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Charles South, 55, of 188 Sugarbus...read more
The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) released its weekly football computer ratings for October 21st. Division I (top 16 from both regions will qualify for the playoffs) Region 1 - ...read more
Two area teens were arrested after they admitted to taking a local man's car in West Mansfield Friday. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Matt Elliott, 33, of rural West Mansfield, parked...read more
The boil advisory issued on Brookwood Drive in Bellefontaine has been lifted. The boil alert was declared Friday morning due to a water line depressurization. The advisory affected the following hom...read more
The Logan County Engineer’s Office reports that Pavement Technologies will be resurfacing several roads in the coming week. The roads to be resurfaced are: County Road 5 from U.S. Highway 68 t...read more
A local motorcyclist suffered minor injuries in a crash on Township Road 31 near his home Friday afternoon around 5:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Donald Robb, 45, of 719 Township...read more
Several local residents ran in the Columbus Marathon Sunday. Here are the results: Name, sex, age, hometown, time Aaron Lauck  M    39        B...read more
The Calvary Christian Spartans Jr. High soccer team won the Ohio Christian School Athletic Association state championship Saturday in dramatic fashion against Kidron Central Christian for the second y...read more
A water line depressurization in Bellefontaine has prompted a boil advisory for several east side residents. The impacted areas include: 505, 508, 512, 516, 519, 520, 523, 524, 527, 528, 531, 532, 5...read more
The West Liberty-Salem girls soccer team won at home in Div. III sectional tournament action Saturday night 3-0 over Franklin Monroe.  The Lady Tigers were led by Lily Yoder with 2 goals and Mor...read more
In district cross country action Saturday the 12th-ranked Bellefontaine boys cross country team ran to a 2nd place finish at the Div. II district meet held at the Miami Valley Career and Tech Center. ...read more
Local law enforcement is taking a hard stand against street racing. Police are concerned about a group of motorists from Logan and surrounding counties who continue to ignore traffic laws and other p...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Graham (2-6)     18 Benjamin Logan (3-5)     38    WBLL Game Kenton Ridge (7-1)    14 Bellefontaine (6-2)&n...read more
Only 3 games remain in the regular season and this week Bellefontaine hosts Kenton Ridge in another big game in the CBC Kenton Trail division.  The Chiefs look to bounce back from last week's los...read more
A driver was cited following a rollover accident on Route 33 east of State Route 366 Wednesday night around six o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Calvin Imhoff, 67, of Pierceton...read more
The Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Board of Education discussed the purchase of two new busses for the district at their monthly meeting Wednesday night. The busses would replace Ohio Hi-Point’s c...read more
The Logan County Board of Elections reports that five local residents have filed their Declarations of Intent to be a Write-In Candidate in the general election. They are: -Donald Rea King for Jeffe...read more
The Benjamin Logan 8th grade football team defeated Urbana 36-28 Tuesday night to clinch the CBC title. The Raiders went undefeated this fall. Congrats to Coach Coy, Coach Bensman, and their players...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team defeated Northwestern in four sets in a Division II sectional semifinal match at Tecumseh Wednesday night. The scores were 27-25, 25-22, 18-25, and 25-14. ...read more
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Green Hills Community had their 40th anniversary celebration Wednesday evening at their campus located north of West Liberty at Foundation Hall. Over 100 people were in attendance at the special serv...read more
Brittany Pilkington, 23, of Bellefontaine, appeared before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O’Connor for an arraignment hearing Wednesday afternoon. On Tuesday, Pilkington was indicte...read more
A local driver and her daughter were injured in a head-on crash on South Main Street near Allen Road Tuesday afternoon around 5:05. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Kristi Buck, 43, o...read more
You hear Chad when you wake up every morning on WPKO. You see Nita around town as Director of Advancement at Green Hills Community or volunteering for countless causes. Together, the Wilkinsons are le...read more
A city man has been charged for stealing his employer's equipment, then selling it to a local pawn shop. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert Dickinson II, 35, of 513 West Columbus A...read more
A few area varsity volleyball teams played tournament matches Tuesday night. Division IV: Riverside outlasted Covington in five sets: 18-25, 25-22, 27-25, 25-27, and 15-8. The Pirates (15-8) will p...read more
An officer investigating drag racing activity in the city charged six teens who were parked in the former Staples parking lot, 2250 South Main Street, Sunday morning around 2:30. The Bellefontaine Po...read more
Area volleyball teams were in action Monday. Indian Lake defeated Bellefontaine during the first round of the Division II sectional tournament in 5 sets: 25-18, 25-22, 23-25, 26-28, and 15-6. Michel...read more
Two local high school soccer teams played Saturday. The West Liberty-Salem JV boys team wrapped up its season with a 6-0 win over Northeastern. Thomas Allen had a hat trick, Mason Woodruff scored tw...read more
A local driver was cited after she crashed into a cornfield near Zanesfield Monday morning around 6:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Tiffani Hunter, 31, of 5330 County Road 43, DeGr...read more
The Riverside Powerlifting Team competed in the NASA Unequipped Nationals in Springfield on Saturday and Sunday. Riverside took home the male & female team trophies. Seven lifters won their resp...read more
A drunk man was arrested following a domestic disturbance with his live-in girlfriend at their West Liberty home Friday night around nine o'clock. The West Liberty Police Department reports that Nick...read more
The Logan County Engineer's Office reports that the Shelly Company will be resurfacing several roads over the next two weeks. The roads to be resurfaced are: County Road 18 from County Road 43 to Co...read more
Area cross country teams competed at conference championships on Saturday. High School Boys The Big Orange Boys (WL-S) won their sixth consecutive conference title at the Ohio Heritage Conference Ch...read more
A teen driver was cited following an injury accident on Route 33 near Huntsville Friday afternoon around three o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office reports that Joshua Bosley, 17, of 2374...read more
The West Liberty-Salem boys golf team finished in ninth place after Saturday's second round of the Division III state tournament at North Star Resort in Sunbury. The Tigers team total was 337 after t...read more
A Quincy man was arrested on a felony charge following a domestic dispute with his sister at their 318 East Main Street residence Saturday afternoon around 12:55. The Logan County Sheriff's Office re...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week West Liberty-Salem (6-1)  42 Mechanicsburg (5-2)  38   WBLL Game Bellefontaine (5-2)  10  Tipp City (6-1)  34 [audio:TobySmithrecaps3410lossa...read more
A drunk driver was arrested following a traffic stop in Russells Point Friday night around seven o’clock. The Russells Point Police Department stopped Thomas Alspaugh, 47, of Lakeview, for spee...read more
With four games left in the regular season each week gets more and more intense for teams looking for league titles and playoff points.  This week there are two HUGE conference games with West Li...read more
An area motorcyclist was killed in a one-vehicle crash on State Route 47 west of Bellefontaine Sunday morning around 2:20. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Brett Metz, 27,...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team battled visiting Greeneview to a 1-1 tie Thursday night. Maddie Oelker scored off an assist from Christy Kauffman. Lauren Godwin made eight saves. T...read more
Ohio’s first death in a 2015 human West Nile virus (WNV) case was reported today by the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).  The 91-year-old Williams County man was hospitalized with encephali...read more
The winners of the 2015 Ohio Youth Capital Challenge finals have been announced. A plan to educate young students about agriculture and fund 4-H agriscience programs in major cities earned Leah Brown...read more
Local volleyball teams were in action Thursday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity team defeated host Cedarville in 3 sets: 25-17, 25-20, and 25-18. Jamie Peterson recorded her 1,000th career kill for t...read more
In girls soccer action it was Bellefontaine 2 Stebbins 0. Goals were scored in the second half by Abby Godwin and Jhealeen Ballesteros for the Lady Chiefs, now 6-8-1. It was the final home game fo...read more
The Mary Rutan Foundation recently awarded scholarships and loans to 43 Logan County residents pursuing a degree in the medical field. The Mary Rutan Foundation awarded $52,100 to area students this ...read more
Americans for Prosperity (AFP) honored Congressman Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), chairman of the House Freedom Caucus, with its highest honor at its annual Defending the American Dream Summit Friday. The group...read more
The Logan County Board of Developmental Disabilities discussed their 28th Annual Chicken BBQ at their board meeting Thursday night. This delicious meal will be served Thursday, October 8th from 11:3...read more
The Bellefontaine Kiwanis Club, Calvary Christian, Bellefontaine Moose Lodge, Sidney Kiwanis Club, Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities, and Cincinnati Kiwanis Club were all represented a...read more
In a battle of unbeatens, the Benjamin Logan Jr. High football teams swept Bellefontaine Tuesday night. The 8th grade Raiders defeated the Chiefs 32-12. Quarterback Nolan Robson rushed for 125 yards...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team wasn't able to send their seniors out with a home victory on Tuesday evening. The Raiders lost to Urbana in three sets: 24-26, 24-26, 20-25. Benjamin Logan ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls soccer team won the OHC title outright by battling Springfield Catholic to a 2-2 tie Tuesday night. It’s the program’s first league title. Taylor Lau...read more
An electrical fire damaged a rural Bellefontaine barn Thursday afternoon around 5:05. Firefighters from Bellefontaine along with mutual aid from West Liberty responded to Russ Miller's residence at 1...read more
For the second time this week, a West Mansfield man has been charged for letting his dogs run loose. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a dog complaint in West Mansfield Thursday night ar...read more
A few area volleyball teams were in action Monday. The West Liberty-Salem varsity swept Greeneview 25-14, 25-10, 25-12. Jamie Peterson had 11 kills and 4 blocks, Kylee Hormann recorded 8 kills and 9...read more
A local motorcyclist suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of County Road 1 and State Route 245 (near Piatt Castle) Thursday afternoon around 5:30. The Logan County She...read more
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Brittany Pilkington, 23, of Bellefontaine, has recanted her murder confession from two days ago. Initially, Pilkington told detectives that she killed her three sons because her husband, Joseph, 43, ...read more
The Bellefontaine Middle School boys and girls cross country teams competed at the Anna Rocket Invitational on Saturday. In the girls race Aubrey Stolly once again won the race with her 8th first-pla...read more
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The Indian Lake Watershed Project conducted its Annual Meeting and Recognition Banquet at the Indian Lake Community Church Fellowship Hall Thursday. The organization has been around for 25 years maki...read more
The Bellefontaine JV volleyball team traveled to Wilmington on Saturday for a tournament. Bellefontaine played West Carrollton and won 25-15, 20-25, and 15-8. Lindsay Stevenson had 10 digs, 18/20 se...read more
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MERFI, the MID Eastern Regional Fly In at historic Grimes Field in Urbana, is coming up Friday-Sunday, August 21st-23rd. It's the 49th Annual Fly In. Over 250 aircraft are estimated to be in attendan...read more
A local man has been charged for crashing his girlfriend's car west of Bellefontaine over the weekend. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert Anderson, 50, of 2499 County Road 55, Lot ...read more
Indian Lake High School students confirmed their schedules and found their classrooms during the ILHS Open House held Wednesday evening. (Pictured: Guidance helper Connor Davis hands a schedule to se...read more
Several area cross country teams braved the cold, wet weather to run in the Anna Invitational on Saturday. High School Boys The Big Orange Boys (WL-S) finished 7th out of 23 teams at the invitationa...read more
An area driver struck a West Liberty Fire Department rescue truck on Route 68 near Ricketts Road Wednesday afternoon around 1:30. The West Liberty Police Department reports that Jerry Burns, 63, of M...read more
Several West Liberty-Salem Big Orange cross country alumni participated in collegiate races on Friday. At the All-Ohio Championships at Cedarville University, Shawnee State's Jasmine Smith placed 13t...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team got a big win over visiting Graham on Thursday night in straight sets 25-23, 25-22, and 25-22. The Raiders move to 13-7 overall and 5-3 in league play. The...read more
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County officials are trying to explain what caused Brittany Pilkington, 23, of 868 East Sandusky Avenue, Apt. 215, Bellefontaine, to kill her three sons over the last 13 months. Logan County Prosecut...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity boys golf team captured their second straight Division III district title Thursday at Weatherwax Golf Course in Middletown. The Tigers shot a 332, Seven Hills was runne...read more
A local driver suffered serious injuries in a T-Bone crash at the intersection of State Route 47 and County Road 32 Wednesday morning around nine o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports th...read more
Two local residents were arrested on felony drug warrants following a traffic stop in Hardin County Tuesday afternoon around two o'clock. The Hardin County Sheriff's Office arrested Garrett Craig, 23...read more
Crews from the Logan County Engineer's Office are repairing a bridge on Township Road 209 between County Road 11 and Township Road 210 in Pleasant Township. The work started Tuesday and will continue...read more
An area driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash in Lakeview at the intersection of Main Street and Harrison Street Tuesday afternoon around 12:35. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports tha...read more
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Economic development was at the center of Tuesday’s Urbana City Council meeting. The big topic was the proposed Q3 JMC Redevelopment Project on Miami Street across from the Coffee Depot. Counc...read more
A plan that will significantly change how Bellefontaine collects taxes finally came to fruition Tuesday night. City council approved an ordinance that allows the city to enter into an agreement with t...read more
Several local cross country teams competed in the William Saxbe Invitational at Mechanicsburg Tuesday. The Benjamin Logan varsity boys team finished in 2nd place with 50 points. Scoring for the Raid...read more
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A city mother was charged with three counts of murder after she confessed to killing her three sons over the past 13 months. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Brittany Pilkington, 23, ...read more
A few Jr. High football teams played Tuesday night. The Bellefontaine 8th grade team blanked Graham 20-0. Quarterback Major Stratton fired three touchdown passes to wide receiver Jack Clement. D.J....read more
A robber hit a business on the east side of Urbana Monday night just after ten o'clock. The Urbana Police Department responded to the Internet Cafe, 686 Scioto Street. The robber was wearing a hoode...read more
An area driver was killed in a one-vehicle accident south of Sidney Monday afternoon around four o'clock. The Shelby County Sheriff's Office reports that Charles Lawrence, 55, of Sidney, was driving ...read more
The West Liberty-Salem varsity volleyball team beat Southeastern Monday in four sets: 25-12, 25-22, 23-25, 25-16. Jamie Peterson had 30 kills, 5 total blocks, and 14 digs, Rachel Ritter recorded 9 ki...read more
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Indian Lake High School Principal Rob Underwood told the board of education Monday night that the district is considering changing the traditional Sunday afternoon graduation ceremony. Underwood shar...read more
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The Logan County Democrats hosted their annual picnic at the American Legion Monday night. The group took time to remember Tony Marotti. Marotti was a longtime community barber who was active in his ...read more
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For the third time in 13 months, a city family has lost a young child at their Red Bud Apartment. Three-month-old Noah Pilkington died early Tuesday. The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to...read more
The Benjamin Logan Lady Raiders volleyball team went 1-2 at the Elgin Classic Saturday. In game 1 Benjamin Logan beat Riverdale 25-19, 25-22. In game 2 the Raiders fell to top seed Westfall 25-11, 25...read more
A West Mansfield man received multiple summonses after his dogs caused a neighborhood disturbance Sunday morning just after midnight. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that two dogs owned by ...read more
The Big Orange boys cross country team finished 2nd out of 20 teams Saturday at the Buck Creek Invitational in Springfield. Junior standout Joey Adams won the race with a time of 16:28 out of 227 run...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Northeastern (2-3)  27 West Liberty-Salem (5-0)  49    WBLL Game Benjamin Logan (1-4)  13 Bellefontaine (4-1)  45   [audio:TobySmithrecap...read more
Two area drivers were injured in a head-on collision on State Route 235 north of Lakeview (west of Indian Lake State Park) Saturday night around 6:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that J...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity team got a four-set league victory over visiting Northwestern Thursday night: 26-24, 25-15, 28-30, and 25-20. The Raiders have won five straight to move to 10-5 overall and...read more
The Village of Quincy council meeting was held Wednesday, August 12th. Carla Dappert discussed plans for an ice cream social on September 12th. Anyone interested in helping with the planning, making...read more
Staff Lieutenant Richard L. Zwayer II was promoted to the rank of captain by Colonel Paul A. Pride, Patrol superintendent, during a ceremony at the Patrol’s Academy. Zwayer is the former post c...read more
The Indian Lake Middle School cross country team ran in the Elks Middle School Invitational at Upper Sandusky on Thursday. The girls team finished in 12th place. Macey Lykins finished in 63rd out of...read more
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Blue skies led to a huge crowd at the Third Annual Community Safety Event at Southview Park Saturday afternoon. Bellefontaine Police Chief Brandon Standley spearheaded the event, which featured law e...read more
So far this season our Friday Morning Football Challenge presented by Personal Touch Landscaping has generated one winner with our guest pickers.  This week George Kennedy of Bellefontaine looks ...read more
As fall sports begin in Logan County so does the possibility of concussion for student athletes. Concussions can occur in any sport or physical activity. As student athletes are playing longer and har...read more
A popular township road near Bellefontaine will be closed on Monday for drainage work. Crews from the Logan County Highway Department will be working on Stockyard Road (Township Road 217) between Rou...read more
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Area runners and walkers turned out at the Bellefontaine High School AcuSport Stadium Friday evening for the 21st annual Logan County Education Foundation Run to Educate. A husband and wife duo toppe...read more
Two local girls have advanced to next week's Division II district golf tournament. Indian Lake standout Morgan Barnett and Bellefontaine's Emily Fulmer competed in the sectional tournament at Stillwa...read more
A local driver was cited following a T-Bone injury crash at the intersection of State Route 559 and County Road 44 Friday morning around 9:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Diana Zim...read more
In high school volleyball Wednesday the West Liberty-Salem varsity defeated Triad in three sets 25-19, 25-13, 25-17. Jamie Peterson had 16 digs, 4 aces and 23 kills. Kylie Gilroy had 3 ace serves an...read more
Urbana Police are asking for the public’s help in trying to locate a missing elderly motorist.  Missing is 90 year old Robert Carmazzi. He was last seen leaving a Marysville golf course a...read more
The Logan County Grand Jury indicted 19 people earlier this week, including a West Liberty woman who was conspiring murder. Amy Corwin, 26, of 6253 Route 68 South, was indicted on single counts of co...read more
The Benjamin Logan boys cross country team finished in fourth place with 79 points at the Triad Invitational Tuesday evening.  The top 5 scorers for the Raiders were:  6 - Cameron John...read more
The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a bomb threat at Walmart, 2281 South Main Street, Friday morning around 12:55. A young girl discovered a threat written on the walls of a stall in the...read more
Two local boys golf teams have advanced to the district tournament. West Liberty-Salem won the Division III sectional at Beechwood Golf Course in Arcanum on Tuesday. The Tigers shot a 322, Miami Eas...read more
A truck fire closed County Road 113 east of Route 68 Thursday afternoon for nearly an hour. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that Wendell Decker, 61, of Prospect, was driving a...read more
The Benjamin Logan varsity volleyball team got a thrilling five-set victory over host Indian Lake Tuesday evening: 26-24, 26-24, 23-25, 19-25, 15-9. Tayler Rose dished out 27 assists and added 3 bloc...read more
The Bellefontaine 8th grade football team blanked visiting Dayton Stebbins 22-0 at AcuSport Stadium Tuesday night. Isaac Newman opened the scoring with a three-yard touchdown run. Major Stratton del...read more
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The Bellefontaine Middle School Junior Chieftain Invitational was held Tuesday afternoon at Southview Park. The girls race was won by Aubrey Stolly (left) of Bellefontaine in a time of 13:02.  ...read more
An area bicyclist suffered serious injuries in a crash on State Route 347 near the Honda East Liberty Plant Wednesday night around 8:05. The Marysville Post of the State Highway Patrol reports that B...read more
A teen driver was cited following a two-vehicle crash on Route 68 south of West Liberty near Ricketts Road Wednesday afternoon around 3:25. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kursten Niso...read more
The Indian Lake varsity volleyball team defeated Wapakoneta Monday night in straight sets 25-22, 25-22, 25-11. Michelle Grider had 9 kills, 1 block, 3 digs, and 1 ace. Taylor Dixon chipped in with 7 ...read more
A teen who was reported missing was arrested after he returned home early this morning. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Tyler Smith, 16, of 10235 State Route 638, Belle Center, was rep...read more
The Bellefontaine varsity volleyball team finished second in the 8-team Piqua Invitational on Saturday. Bellefontaine swept Dayton Meadowdale 25-12, 25-12. Savannah Bryson was 15-for-15 serving with...read more
Several local volleyball teams saw action on Saturday. Riverside volleyball took on Ansonia. The varsity team won in three sets: 25-8, 25-22, 25-12. Kerri Meade had 8 kills and 5 blocks. Marissa Dav...read more
Three drivers were charged for drag racing near East Liberty early Sunday morning. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of drag racing in the area of County Road 296 and State Route...read more
A local woman has been charged for shoplifting at Fields Grocery, 139 South Main Street, West Mansfield. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Heather Brownlee, 37, of 1174 Township Road 129...read more
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Bellefontaine city administrators were hoping that the plan to have the Regional Income Tax Agency (RITA) collect taxes would be passed on second and final reading Tuesday night. [audio:8111582455-Da...read more
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WPKO Game of the Week Ridgemont (2-2)     22 Riverside (3-1)     49   WBLL Game Bellefontaine (3-1)     42 Indian Lake (1-2) ...read more
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The Champaign County Fair hosted the Dairy Steer Show and the Dairy Feeder Show on Tuesday. The contests were judged by Nick DeChristofaro. While judging DeChristofaro looks for overall structure, ov...read more
Two defendants were sentenced and three pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Monday afternoon. Joshua Hayes, 28, of Bellefontaine, served 194 days in jail and was...read more
A few Jr. High volleyball teams played Wednesday night. The Bellefontaine 8th grade team defeated host Tipp City in two sets: 25-22, 25-23. Meghan Pooler had 8 points, Avery Moore recorded 6 points,...read more
A passenger was injured in a two-vehicle wreck on State Route 117 in Huntsville Monday afternoon around 5:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Andy Fissel, 40, of West Liberty, was driv...read more