2/2/2014 9:17:46 AM
Several middle school basketball teams are staying busy as they compete in tournament play.
The Benjamin Logan 7th grade girls earned a second matchup with Bellefontaine in CBC action after defeati...read more
3/24/2014 1:37:29 PM
Indian Lake Elementary students participated in the AMVETS National Americanism poster contest recently.
After a class discussion from art teacher Terry Nelson, the kindergarten and 1st grade student...read more
11/22/2013 5:47:21 PM
DIVISION 7, REGION 26 FINALS – SATURDAY, 11/23 7 PM – PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL#3 Marion Local (12-0) VS #1 Triad (12-0)
Game Notes: The Ohio Heritage Conference is 0-14 all-time versus op...read more
11/8/2013 2:58:36 PM
It's playoff football tonight on Mix 98.3 WPKO. The #6 seed West Liberty-Salem travels to #3 seed Williamsburg in the Divsion VI Region 22 playoff opening round. The Tigers face the Wildca...read more
11/3/2013 8:52:55 AM
West Liberty-Salem competed in the Division III state cross country meet at National Trail Raceway in Hebron on Saturday.
The Big Orange Boys finished in 16th place during their third consecutive tri...read more
11/1/2013 2:42:29 PM
It's the last week of the regular season and the last week for our football picks on 98.3 WPKO. Bill Tipple holds a one game lead over Chad Wilkinson for this year's trophy. Here's this we...read more
10/27/2013 11:50:52 AM
A few local youth soccer teams played tournament games Saturday.
Huntsville #2 defeated Calvary #2 4-1 in the semifinal.
Rece Kimmel scored 2 goals. Chase Schaub and Kaitlyn Shaner each added a...read more
9/15/2013 12:18:43 PM
The Bellefontaine varsity boys recorded the doughnut 1-0 on the road against Kenton.
After a scoreless first half, the Chiefs had the only ball to find the net off the foot of Ryan Dunn, assisted by ...read more
9/13/2013 9:54:28 AM
It's a great week for high school football as Bellefontaine plays Urbana for the first time in seven years. The game Chiefs and Hillclimbers fans have been waiting for is finally here as these t...read more
9/6/2013 9:19:48 AM
It's week 2 in high school football and this week has a local matchup between West Liberty-Salem and Benjamin Logan, Bellefontaine's home opener and plenty of interesting matchups.
Here's this week's...read more
8/25/2013 8:48:15 AM
The Bellefontaine Lady Chiefs dropped their season opener at Coldwater 3-1.
Kenzie Patton scored the lone goal on a breakaway late in the first half.
Many of the younger girls played well, especiall...read more
8/21/2013 12:04:53 AM
A few high school soccer teams played non-league games Tuesday night.
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys dominated Fairlawn 5-0.
Aaron Pennington, Timon Mannings, Bryce Gray, Tristan Miller, and Isaac ...read more
7/23/2013 8:18:44 PM
Belle Center #1 Vickey’s Dairy Corner/Peterson Electric/Shelley Materials’ (pictured) squeaked by West Liberty #3 LeVan’s Body Shop 6-5 in the County Farm League championship game at...read more
7/18/2013 8:35:03 PM
Several area ball clubs were in action Thursday.
Bellefontaine #3 Maple Leaf edged East Liberty 5-4.
Nick Kurtz went the distance striking out nine in the win.
Hayes Roebuck recorded ...read more
7/17/2013 12:18:06 PM
Zanesfield #1 Easton Lawn and Landscaping capped off a perfect season Tuesday night to win the Logan County Coach Pitch Postseason Tournament.
Zanesfield handled East Liberty #2 17-1, Ridgemont #1 1...read more
6/29/2013 12:56:44 PM
A couple of local baseball teams played Friday night.
In Acme, Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions defeated Indian Lake 4-1 at Blue Jacket Park.
Brothers Connor and Nick Burton shined on the mound,...read more
6/28/2013 4:45:18 PM
Several youth baseball teams were in action Thursday night.
Thoman's IGA blanked East Liberty Middleburg 11-0.
Ben Hyland fired a two-hit shutout with eighteen strikeouts.
Brandon Upt...read more
6/24/2013 9:38:00 AM
A few teams hit the diamond over the weekend.
In T-Ball, West Liberty #3 BOSS rolled past West Liberty #5 26-10 Friday night.
Silas Kauffman was 3-for-3 with two doubles and a triple.
Taryn Bradley...read more
6/15/2013 9:42:12 AM
A few youth teams hit the diamond Friday night.
Lee's Roofing defeated AcuSport 5-1.
Brenneke Wilcoxon led the offense with two hits.
Cole Comstock belted a double.
Comstock and Kane...read more
6/11/2013 8:17:30 PM
Local ball teams were looking for wins Tuesday evening.
The Bellefontaine Easton Water Acme baseball team ran past host Beavercreek 18-0.
Jarrod Houchin and Cam Henry combined for the two-hit shutou...read more
6/8/2013 10:18:09 AM
A few youth baseball teams were in action Friday night.
AcuSport defeated All-Around Awards 15-8.
Robby Wildermuth, Domnick Miller, Cam Kline, and Dhalin Damron combined for the win.
6/6/2013 7:59:14 PM
Area ball clubs took to the field Thursday.
Bellefontaine Lions Club defeated East Liberty 9-5.
Turner Scott tripled, Christian Kelley, Reid Gleason, and Garrett Coons each doubled, an...read more
6/4/2013 9:01:13 PM
Several area clubs were on the diamond Tuesday.
The Bellefontaine Easton Water Solutions ACME baseball team rolled past host Piqua 16-2.Jordan Baughman went 3-for-4 with a double and two runs batted ...read more
5/30/2013 8:02:12 PM
Several area youth ball clubs hit the field Thursday.
East Liberty/Middleburg (ELM) shut out Belle Center 16-0.
Micah Anderson and Kris Ackley combined for 8 strikeouts.
Josh Whitten ...read more
5/18/2013 10:49:04 AM
After winning the Logan County 12U preseason softball tournament, Ridgemont (pictured) defeated Zanesfield 19-3 earlier this week to remain undefeated.
Meadow Cromer and Cassady Knapp combined for si...read more
5/16/2013 9:37:36 PM
Several area high school and youth teams hit the ball diamond Thursday.
The Bellefontaine varsity baseball team lost to Kenton Ridge 3-1 in 8 innings at Blue Jacket Park.
Starter Cody Lyons went sev...read more
5/15/2013 5:53:47 PM
After jumping out to a 7-0 lead, host Riverside held off a late-inning Bethel rally to post a 7-5 win in the first round of the Div. IV baseball tournament Wednesday.
Dallas Daniels (pictured) star...read more
5/4/2013 10:20:32 AM
A few high school teams and several youth clubs hit the diamond Friday night.
The Riverside varsity baseball team defeated visiting Botkins 4-1.
Starter Jake Herron worked five innings to earn the w...read more
4/28/2013 8:17:30 AM
West Liberty-Salem and Benjamin Logan split a softball doubleheader that featured fine pitching performances.
The Tigers outdueled the Raiders in the first game 2-1.
Rachel Loffing tossed a five-hit...read more
11/2/2012 10:09:33 AM
The Ohio High School Playoffs kicked off Friday with games from Divisions II, IV, and VI (Regions 5-8, 13-16, and 21-24); while Saturday featured games from Divisions I, III, and V (Regions 1-4...read more
10/28/2012 10:25:11 AM
OHSAA has released the final computer rankings of the season, setting the pairings for the first round of the state playoffs, and features several teams from the expanded area.
West Liberty-Salem and...read more
10/21/2012 9:47:59 AM
Several area high school girls soccer teams played tournament games Saturday.
In Division II, Bellefontaine fell to rival Urbana 2-1 at Dodd Stadium.
The Chiefs finish the season 8-8.
The Hillclimb...read more
10/16/2012 8:43:52 PM
Indian Lake, having already dropped two volleyball matches this year to CBC and backyard rival Benjamin Logan, was hoping that the third time would be the charm Tuesday as it faced ...read more
9/30/2012 9:48:27 AM
The Calvary Christian high school team lost 9-2 to Delaware Christian Saturday morning.
Nathan Spyker scored both goals in the loss.
The loss drops Calvary’s record to 5-3-1 on the season.
9/23/2012 9:46:03 AM
The Ben Logan girls defeated Mechanicsburg on Saturday by a score of 9-nil.
Kaci Oswalt and Hannah Boysel had two goals for the Raiders, and Kenzi Heater, Lauren Oglesbee, Shelby Kramer, Abbi Frazier...read more
9/10/2012 8:23:22 AM
The Benjamin Logan varsity boys soccer team defeated host West Liberty-Salem 3-1 Saturday night.
Jacob Smith scored two goals and freshman Aaron Pennington scored an insurance goal late in the second...read more
6/29/2012 7:29:26 AM
Huntsville #2 Woody’s Diner won the Logan County postseason tournament completing a perfect season (18-0).
The wins in the tournament included West Liberty #4 23-10, DeGraff #4 25-17, ...read more
6/19/2012 7:26:53 AM
Many ball teams around the area were at the plate Monday night.
The Bellefontaine Merchants handled Piqua 13-3.
Jordan Baughman tripled and drove in two runs while Caleib Johnson recor...read more
6/15/2012 2:36:02 PM
Several youth baseball teams were in action Thursday night.
West Liberty #1 CT Communications defeated Huntsville 9-2.
Dominic Smith fired a one-hitter with twelve strikeouts.
Kaleb J...read more
6/13/2012 7:43:14 AM
Many local ball teams hit the diamond Tuesday.
Bellefontaine routed Xenia 14-2.
Auston Benton hurled a two-hitter and struck out three.
Gauge Hayman went 3-for-3 with two triples and ...read more
6/7/2012 8:50:57 PM
A host of youth baseball and softball teams played under ideal conditions Thursday night.
Bellefontaine Merchants drubbed Xenia 25-5.
John Kirby, Gauge Hayman, and Nick Ruble struck ou...read more
6/7/2012 7:00:16 AM
Several local ball teams were in action Wednesday.
Exchange Club beat Zanesfield 11-1.
Sam Martz and Nathan Langenfeld combined to strike out nine.
Connor Burton was 3-for-4 with ...read more
6/5/2012 9:21:17 PM
Several area youth ball teams hit the field Tuesday.
West Liberty #1 CT Communications doubled up Lakeview 8-4.
Dominic Smith earned the win with eight strikeouts.
Brandon Upton had...read more
6/3/2012 6:40:45 AM
Bellefontaine pounded out a five-inning Jr. ACME win over Indian Lake 21-0 on Saturday.
The Chiefs were on fire at the plate, with Jordan Baughman going 3-5 with a double, triple and five RBI; John K...read more
6/1/2012 9:15:21 PM
Several area youth ball teams were in action Friday evening.
In Coach Pitch, Robinson's Asphalt Seal Coating (Lakeview #1) defeated Quincy #1 26-1.
Lukas Wisener ripped a home run, Reid Vance trip...read more
5/29/2012 9:34:22 PM
West Liberty #1 Thompson, Dunlap & Heydinger shut out Bellefontaine #2 12-0.
James Loffing hit a home run, had 4 RBI’s, and scored three runs.
Mat Prince was the winning pi...read more
5/23/2012 9:04:08 PM
Several area youth baseball and softball teams were in action Wednesday.
In Little League, Quincy Dalton Builders defeated East Liberty 13-6.
Dylon Carnes and Aaron Kean combined for 11 strikeouts. ...read more
6/7/2013 9:01:06 AM
The Ohio Senate yesterday approved House Bill 59, the state’s biennium budget proposal, which includes at its cornerstone a $1.4 billion tax cut for Ohio’s small businesses and a $717 mill...read more
5/18/2012 7:51:34 PM
The Riverside varsity softball team competed in their second District Final in two years Friday.
7 errors plagued the Lady Pirates as they fell 14-2 to Southeastern in 5 innings at Brookville.
5/14/2012 8:56:12 PM
Death, taxes and West Liberty-Salem softball in the Regionals were the three constants over the last decade. The Tigers had won 8 straight Sectional and District crowns, but that streak came to ...read more
5/8/2012 7:32:41 PM
Several area baseball and softball teams were in action Tuesday evening.
The Bellefontaine varsity baseball team defeated visiting Greenon 8-2 in the opening round of the Division II tournament.
6/2/2013 8:05:01 AM
Several Indian Lake High School graduates were honored as Scholarship recipients at their recent Scholarship Night ceremony.
Seniors named, followed by scholarship awarded and amount:
5/2/2012 11:34:24 AM
The West Liberty-Salem varsity softball team blanked visiting Cedarville 9-0 in a rain-shortened game Tuesday night.
Despite only going 3 1/2 innings, both coaches agreed to a complete game.
Senior ...read more
4/23/2012 9:04:52 PM
Several area baseball and softball teams took the field Monday.
The Riverside varsity baseball team defeated Fairbanks 8-4.
Scott Shreve was the winning pitcher.
Kyle Hurley scored 2 runs, Jed Cart...read more
2/25/2012 8:19:28 PM
The Bellefontaine Chiefs never trailed Saturday against Greenon leading wire-to-wire in a 52-35 victory on 1390 WBLL. Bellefontaine once again clamped down on defense only allowing 35 points to the Kn...read more
10/30/2011 8:12:40 AM
The West Liberty-Salem girls won their second consecutive DIII Southwest Regional championship Saturday in Troy.
The Big Orange placed four runners in the top 20: Meghan Vogel (2), Shawnda Henault (5...read more
10/28/2011 8:36:23 PM
The regular season was put to rest Friday night, but several teams were looking for more football with the playoffs next week.
The feature game on Mix 98.3 WPKO was the backyard brawl between Indiand...read more
10/23/2011 7:37:14 AM
The West Liberty-Salem girls (pictured) captured their second consecutive DIII Southwest District title Saturday in Clayton.
Junior Meghan Vogel was the individual champion. The Tigers also put thr...read more
10/27/2011 7:40:13 AM
There is a lot on the line Friday night when West Liberty-Salem travels to Triad; a lot more than just bragging rights is at stake in this heated Champaign County rivalry. The Games are big, but rarel...read more
3/15/2013 4:47:03 AM
The 22nd annual Home and Leisure Show kicked off on Friday.
The event presented by WPKO/WBLL and Easton Water Solutions in the Bellefontaine High School gymnasium and cafeteria offers the family a ch...read more
10/2/2011 8:05:27 AM
In varsity soccer action, the West Liberty-Salem girls defeated Triad 8-0. Scoring goals for the Lady Tigers were Alyssa Neff (x4), Ashleigh Gieseke (x2), Melanie Ward, and Hailey Miller. Recording ...read more
9/25/2011 8:26:17 AM
The Bellefontaine Lady Chiefs traveled to Celina to take on the Bulldogs Saturday morning.
Battling the wet field conditions, both Bellefontaine squads played well but were unable to come away with a...read more
9/18/2011 9:17:50 AM
In a matchup between two DIII state powerhouses Saturday at the Graham Invitational, #3 West Liberty-Salem Lady Tigers placed first, beating #2 Versailles.
The Big Orange placed seven in the top...read more
9/18/2011 8:10:51 AM
The West Liberty-Salem girls defeated Southeastern 10-0.
Finding the net for the Lady Tigers were Alyssa Neff with a hat trick and Addie Hartsel scoring a pair, with Jessica Nieman, Ally Culley, Ba...read more
6/26/2011 6:27:43 AM
West Liberty #3 beat West Liberty #1 4-2 on Saturday to advance to the championship game in the County Little League tournament.
Dalton Randall struck out 10 and allowed only 3 hits over 5 innings fo...read more
6/23/2011 11:50:49 AM
A few local youth teams hit the diamond last night.
In Little League, West Liberty #3 beat Zanesfield 6-4 to advance to the winners' bracket final in the county tournament.
West Liberty scored four ...read more
6/19/2011 7:16:26 AM
Bellefontaine 5 (McDonalds) upset Bellefontaine 3 (Elks) 6-5.
Melech Hutchinson and Javon Warner combined for 6 innings pitched, striking out 3 while giving up just 5 hits.
At bat, Wa...read more
6/17/2011 9:41:40 AM
Despite yesterday's rain, a few youth baseball teams hit the diamond last night.
The county Little League postseason tournament opened Thursday.
West Liberty #3 blanked Huntsville #1 7-0.
Dalton Ra...read more
6/10/2011 9:49:09 AM
Many area baseball and softball teams hit the diamond last night.
Bellefontaine #2 All-Around Awards beat Ridgemont 9-3.
Nick Ruble went four innings to earn the win and helped his cau...read more
6/8/2011 8:35:58 AM
Several area youth baseball and softball teams were in action Tuesday night.
In Pony League, Bellefontaine #2 All-Around Awards defeated Bellefontaine #1 Exchange Club 5-3 in a batt...read more
6/3/2011 9:35:14 AM
Thursday proved to be a hitters' night, as many local baseball and softball teams took the field.
In Pony League, Bellefontaine #2 All-Around Awards blasted West Liberty #1 28-4.
Nick Ruble and Gaug...read more
6/1/2011 8:41:13 AM
The sunshine filled the ballparks as many local youth baseball and softball teams took the field Tuesday night.
In Pony League, the Bellefontaine Exchange Club rolled past Lakeview 16-2.
Rian Lopez ...read more
5/31/2011 9:32:27 AM
Several youth baseball and softball teams were in action over the holiday weekend.
In Little League, Huntsville #1 Thomas Excavating defeated West Liberty #2 13-1 Saturday.
Connor ...read more
5/26/2011 8:15:25 AM
A few local youth teams were in action last night.
In Little League, West Liberty #3 blanked Huntsville #2 19-0.
Dalton Randall fired a no-hitter with eight strikeouts.
Luke Woods led West Liberty ...read more
5/24/2011 9:25:42 PM
Several area baseball and softball teams were in action Tuesday.
In high school baseball, Bellefontaine defeated visiting Indian Lake 5-2 in a suspended game from last month.
The game was tied 1-1 i...read more
5/22/2011 7:22:02 AM
In High School District Title games from Saturday:
Triad defeated Waynesville 6-3 to improve to 24-2 for the season.
Cincinnati McNicholas beat Kenton Ridge 9-4.
Tipp City defeated Bellbr...read more
5/21/2011 10:21:06 AM
Indian Lake defeated host Benjamin Logan 5-2 in a varsity softball makeup game Friday.
The Lakers took control with a four-run fourth inning.
Senior ace Caitlin Jordan tossed a complete game with fi...read more
5/15/2011 6:32:28 AM
Michael Stockton, Daulton Mosbarger, and Travis Francis each collected a pair of hits and the hero from Thursday night’s tournament win, Jarrod Houchin, drove in a pair of runs to lead Bellefont...read more
5/13/2011 7:41:58 PM
Friday the 13th took on different meanings for the West Liberty-Salem Lady Tigers and their opponent on Friday.
The Tigers did not suffer any ill effects, but the same cannot be said for Greeneview a...read more
5/10/2011 8:17:24 PM
Bellefontaine All-Around Awards defeated West Liberty #2, 9-2 in Pony League action
Joey Oliver and Matt Entsminger scattered four hits and struck out 13 batters to lead Bellefontaine #2 All-Around A...read more
5/6/2011 4:30:57 PM
Several area youth baseball teams were in action last night.
Bellefontaine All-Around Awards blanked Zanesfield 10-0.
Matt Entsminger and Joe Oliver scattered two hits and combined for...read more
2/17/2011 6:19:37 PM
Girls tournament basketball tipped off Monday night with #3 seed West Liberty-Salem taking on #5 seed Versailles from Tipp City. It was Versailles taking the early advantage dashing out to a 15-5 en...read more
10/20/2012 8:45:33 AM
Here is a column by State Senator Dave Burke, pictured, (R-Marysville) reflecting on the annual flu season.
As a pharmacist, one of the best parts about my job is working with my customers to improve...read more
7/1/2012 7:47:01 AM
Several area communities have many festivities planned to celebrate Independence Day on Wednesday.
7:00-11:00am Pancake breakfast (Richland Township Fire Station)
10:00am Volleyball (f...read more
7/3/2012 9:29:17 PM
Belle Center is preparing for their Independence Day Celebration.
On Tuesday, a fourteen-man crew began setting up the mortar tubes that will be used to launch the fireworks. The fireworks will be de...read more
9/4/2011 9:35:52 AM
With next Sunday marking the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy, several area celebrations will take place in remembrance of the victims and in honor of the first responders who continue to serve e...read more
4/8/2011 9:00:36 PM
Several bands and their fans headed to Ohio Hi-Point Career Center Friday night for the first Battle of the Bands, which highlights talent from area high schools.
Top bands were: #4 This is a Nightma...read more