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Discover Italy in the Heart of London: 4 Italian Restaurants to Savor
In this article, we explore four exceptional Italian restaurants located in London. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Multiple agencies respond to working structure fire in Fayette Co.
FAYETTE COUNTY, Ohio — Emergency responders are currently on the scene of a working structure fire on Dill Road between Hays Road and Prairie Road. The incident was reported shortly after 10:00 am today. Authorities have issued a warning to avoid the area as multiple agencies are responding to...
Pickaway County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Pickaway County reported a total of 5 crime cases, as per the available data. These cases were categorized into four types: Suspicious Situation, Other, Theft, and Trespass. Each category had one crime case, except for Suspicious Situation, which recorded two cases. The details of the crimes reveal that incidents ranged from Threats/Harassment and Well Being Check to Theft and Trespass. The most severe crime reported was a Suspicious Situation incident, which occurred twice within the week. This situation calls for increased vigilance and proactive measures by the local law enforcement to ensure the safety and well-being of the residents.
🚧 Update: Reopened US 42 in Madison County Following Crash
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Columbus, Ohio. In an important update for local commuters, the stretch of US 42 between SR 161 and SR 29 in Madison County, which was previously closed due to a crash, has now been reopened. The duration of the closure was not specified, but motorists can now resume using this section of the road. The closure had prompted drivers to seek alternative routes to avoid the area. With the road now clear, regular traffic flow has been restored. Transportation authorities are thankful for the public's patience during the incident and advise drivers to proceed with caution as usual.
Shooter fires several shots along busy Clark County streets
Around 3:45 p.m., Springfield police were dispatched to the area of South Yellow Springs Street and West Pleasant Main on reports of shots fired.
Missing Columbus teen found safe, police say
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Out of patience, a Pickaway County grandmother is adding herself to the list of thousands who are complaining to the state about unwanted spam and robocalls. "Last week, I got a call, and it was a recording from Publishers Clearing House, you know, that I...
Know Your Candidates: Matthew Hafey
Age: 50 Education: 1992 graduate of Teays Valley High School and 2006 graduate of Ohio University with an Associate’s Degree in Law Enforcement Technology. Occupation: Sheriff of Pickaway County Position seeking: Pickaway County Sheriff Describe what is motivating you to seek office: When I was elected in 2020, it was the achievement of my career goal. In the past three years, we have made major advances in the Pickaway County Sheriff’s Office. I want to continue leading a team of spectacular individuals who put their heart and soul into making YOUR Pickaway County Sheriff’s Office a great place. I am...
OSP: 1 dead in Clark County crash on Saturday
BETHEL TWP., Ohio (WDTN) — Troopers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Saturday morning. Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Springfield post responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Route 4 near Enon Road around 11:50 a.m. on Feb. 17. Preliminary investigation shows a 2019 Ford F-550 tow truck was stopped in the right lane on […]
Rollover crash leaves Route 62 closed for several hours
MT. STERLING, Ohio — Route 62 was shut down for multiple hours on Thursday following a semi rollover accident near the vicinity of Five Points Pike. The incident resulted in significant damage to a tanker truck involved in the crash. Authorities have not yet disclosed the official cause of the accident, nor have they released the name of the driver involved or the extent of any injuries sustained.
Michael sworn in as Leesburg Police Officer
At the Feb. 15 Leesburg Village Council meeting, Mayor Rita Smith-Daulton swore in Chase I. Michael as a full-time police officer for the Village. Michael attended the SSCC Police Academy and then completed his necessary hours with the Leesburg Police Department. His mom, Nicole, also works as a full-time officer for the Village, and his dad, John, works for the Highland County North Joint Fire and Ambulance District and serves as the president of the Leesburg Council.
Council rejects a moratorium on marijuana
Grove City’s administration introduced legislation that would put a moratorium on marijuana sales and cultivation in the city limits. At a recent meeting, Grove City Council voted against this measure. Councilman Randy Holt said he does not want to take Grove City out of the running for the social...
Kindness matters at Greenfield Elementary
Angela Shepherd, Greenfield Exempted Village Schools. Just one small act of kindness can have lasting positive impacts, and positively impacting the school and the community is something that Greenfield Elementary’s fifth graders have set out to do. This new thing is the Fifth Grade Tiger Kindness Club. Headed by...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.25 and $3.38 in Washington Court House as of 2024-02-19. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
Prosecutor: Grand jury decides against charges in troopers’ shooting of 2 after pursuit, kidnapping
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — No charges will be filed in the shooting deaths of a man and woman in a gun battle with Ohio state troopers following a police pursuit and kidnapping last summer, authorities said. The Montgomery County prosecutor’s office said Friday that a grand jury reviewed the Aug. 2 shooting of Rodney Helman, […]
Know Your Candidates: Pickaway County Sheriff
Early voting in the Primary Election begins this week and Pickaway County Sheriff. Matthew Hafey and Dale Thomas will both appear on the ballot. The Herald reached out to both candidates with a series of questions to help voters learn more about them. Both candidates have their questionnaires unedited for content.
Hillsboro, McClain swimmers compete at districts; Unger earns state berth for 3rd straight season
Hillsboro and McClain were well represented at the Division II Central/East/Southeast District Championship Friday, Feb. 16 at the Ohio University Aquatic Center, with McClain senior Elana Unger qualifying for the Swimming & Diving State Tournament for a third consecutive season. Unger will compete in the State Para Swimming Competition Friday,...
Pickaway County Seniors: Grow Your Future with 2024 Donald E. Minor Scholarship
Calling all graduating seniors in Pickaway County! The Pickaway Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is offering several scholarships worth $1,000 each to support your journey towards higher education. Whether you’re passionate about agriculture, environmental science, natural resources, or simply have a desire to make a positive impact, this scholarship opportunity could be for you!
Duo hijacks semi, held the driver hostage; State troopers who killed the suspects won’t be charged
The Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers who shot and killed two people who hijacked a semi-truck and led officers on a nearly two-hour chase that ended near Dayton International Airport will not face charges.
Fatal Crash on US Route 62 Claims One Life, Injures Two More
Darby Township, Ohio (February 16, 2024) – A collision between a semi-truck and a car on US Route 62 in Pickaway County resulted in one fatality and injuries to two others, according to Sheriff Matthew O. Hafey. The accident occurred on Wednesday, February 15th, at approximately 12:46 PM. Deputies...
Tigers fall to Gallia Academy in sectional semifinals
The 2023-24 season came to a close on Saturday afternoon for the McClain Tigers, falling in their Division II SE District Sectional Semifinal game at Gallia Academy, losing to the host Blue Devils, 38-32. McClain trailed 7-6 at the conclusion of the first quarter, an eight-minute quarter where Seth Weller...