Lima, OHLima News

Lima Municipal Court records

Leigh A. Fox, 44, of 1315 Cordova St Apt 208, Anchorage, Ak, found guilty of reckless operation. Sentence: 3 days jail. 3 days suspended. $250 fine. April A. FRAnklin, 65, of 910 Northernview St Apt 3, Ada, found guilty of OVI. Sentence: 5 days jail. 5 days suspended. $500 fine.
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Traffic stop leads to felony drug arrests near Indian Lake

A driver and passenger were arrested on felony drug charges following a traffic stop on Township Road 239 and Route 33 (near Lakeview) Thursday afternoon around 3:30. The Washington Township Police Department stopped James Miller, 48, of Reynoldsburg. There was an active warrant for his arrest. David Hull, 52, of...
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Troy, OHDayton Daily News

Fired Troy police officer had ‘pattern of similar misconduct’

A 17-year Troy police veteran fired following an April arrest in which a suspect was injured had a “pattern of similar misconduct” that the city’s service and safety director said further supported the job termination. Officer Eric Kilbourne was fired June 1 for a series of city and police department...
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Investigation underway after body discovered on South Pine Street

Around 9:50 p.m. Wednesday evening, the Lima Police Department responded to the 500 block of South Pine Street on reports of a body being found. According to scanner traffic, investigative units were called to a home there. They say they are treating it as a crime scene, but are not sure at this point if foul play is involved.

House fire on W. Kibby

A house fire in Lima late Thursday afternoon caused no injuries but is under investigation. Lima Police Department responded to the 700 block of West Kibby Street around 4:30 p.m. for reports of a possible explosion or fire. They found some smoke coming out of the windows. They went in and extinguished what they say was a small fire on the first floor. Neighbors tell us that they say they heard a loud "pop noise" coming from the house before the fire department pulled up. No one was inside the rented-out house at the time.

City man cited for two-vehicle crash on 68

A local driver was cited for causing a two-vehicle crash on Route 68 at Township Road 30 (north of West Liberty) Thursday afternoon around 3:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Brandon Hodge, 29, of Bellefontaine, was driving a 2009 Dodge Ram northbound on 68 when he rear-ended a 2011 Ford Edge operated by Paula Bell, 60, of rural Bellefontaine.
Fort Loramie, OHSidney Daily News

Get ready for a ‘Good Time’ at Country Concert

FORT LORAMIE — Country Concert at Hickory Hill Lakes in Fort Loramie is back and ready to help “cure the summertime blues” with the celebration of its 40th anniversary. The action kicks off with the camper party on Wednesday, July 7, 2021. The concert on the country club saloon and main stages begins Thursday, July 8, and continues through Saturday, July 10.

Crime Stoppers names latest Most Wanted suspects

DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF) -- The Miami Valley Crime Stoppers has announced its latest list of most wanted suspects. Robert Schroyer is wanted for federal probation violation. He is wanted by the US Marshals Service. His last known address was 6220 Lorimer St. Dayton. Brian Curry is wanted for federal probation...
Logan County,

Fire destroys large barn in rural Logan County

A structure fire destroyed a large barn near Quincy Thursday night around 6:50. The Quincy Fire Department along with mutual aid from DeGraff, Indian Joint, Bellefontaine, Port Jefferson, Maplewood, Rosewood, Fletcher, and Lockington responded to Jeromy Greiwe's 13185 County Road 74 residence. According to dispatcher logs, the barn was full...
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Huey flights, 90s rock headline Pork Rind Festival

HARROD — Fresh fried pork rinds are back this weekend with the return of the Pork Rind Heritage Festival on Friday and Saturday, bringing two days of 90s rock tribute bands, family entertainment and helicopter rides from American Huey 369 to Harrod. Dozens of Vietnam War veterans are expected to...

Details released in serious injury crash on 235

An 86-year-old Lakeview woman suffered extensive injuries in a one-vehicle rollover crash on State Route 235 near Cherokee Drive (north side of Indian Lake) Wednesday afternoon around 1:45. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Christine Cooper was driving a 2001 Buick Century southbound on 235 when she went off...
Logan County,

Fireworks complaint leads to alcohol-related arrest near Indian Lake

A local woman was arrested on multiple alcohol-related charges in Chippewa Park (north side of Indian Lake) Thursday morning around one o'clock. Initially, the Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to someone shooting off fireworks in the area. The deputy on patrol noticed a group of people walking in the roadway...

Lima man facing drug charges appears for motion hearing

A Lima man appeared for a motion hearing in Allen County Common Pleas Court. Paul Curtis Jr. was indicted back in March of 2019 on one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs and One Count of Possession of Cocaine. Lima Police say that in October of 2018 a traffic stop...

Pryor waives right to representation ahead of jury trial

A Lima man will now represent himself as his jury trial inches closer. Keyown D. Pryor was indicted by the Allen County Grand Jury on a Felony One Count of Aggravated Robbery, and a Felony Two Count of Felonious Assault. Both counts have a gun specification attached. According to the...

Juneteenth becomes federally recognized holiday

Juneteenth is now officially a federally recognized holiday. Earlier this week, The House overwhelmingly voted “yes” to honor Juneteenth as a new federal holiday. Now, President Joe Biden’s has given the final approval with his signature. The holiday celebrates the end of slavery, and marks the day the the last...
Russells Point,

Task Force arrests meth dealers near Russells Point

A driver and passenger were arrested on felony drug charges following a traffic stop east of Russells Point Tuesday night around seven o'clock. The Logan County Unified Drug Task Force stopped Angela Klinker, 40, of Russells Point, on State Route 366 at County Road 36. The stop was the result...
Sidney, OHSidney Daily News

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Future writer learns a basic

On Sunday I journeyed to Lehman Catholic High School to help celebrate the life of Jerry DeLong, a celebrated teacher and coach from the school’s early years that began in 1970. A nice cross section of his life was represented, and I was provided the opportunity to renew a number of acquaintances.
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Roessler pleads guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide

LIMA — A Lima man who fled the scene of a fatal Shawnee Township car crash pleaded guilty Thursday to one count of aggravated vehicular homicide, a second-degree felony. Dalton Roessler, 21, appeared in Allen County Common Pleas Court on Thursday morning to accept a plea agreement for his role in the October 2020 fatal crash that killed 17-year-old Sierra Stewart.
Shelby County, OHSidney Daily News

Farewell Shelby County

I took my last run around the streets of Anna Monday morning. Runs always give me a chance to think and reflect. This brought a twinge of sadness to my heart, and as I think of moving away from Anna and Shelby County I thought – with much joy – of the people of this area who have helped me along the way, supported me in many endeavors, been there when I needed help, and prayed with and for me many times.