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19-year-old woman killed in crash involving 3 motorcycles in Newark

NEWARK, Ohio — A woman was killed in a crash involving three motorcycles on Thornwood Drive in Newark Tuesday evening. A large group of motorcycles was heading southbound on Thornwood Lane, just north of Faye Drive, when one driver began having difficulties and slowed down, according to Ohio Highway State Patrol. That driver was hit by a fellow motorcyclist, prompting a third driver to swerve in an effort to avoid hitting the other two.
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Guysville, OHAthens News

Guysville man indicted for murder, seven other felony counts

Justin Pennington, 35, of Guysville, was ordered to be held in the Southeastern Ohio Regional Jail under a $1 million bond Wednesday in Athens County Common Pleas Court after being indicted Monday for murder and several other felonies. Pennington is accused in the June 13 death of Blaine Sharpe, 59,...
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Newark, OHCleveland News - Fox 8

One Tank Trip: Dawes Arboretum

NEWARK, Ohio (WJW)– Beeman and Bertie Dawes loves trees. So much so, that they build their own arboretum. Planting started in 1924 with a small farm they purchased just outside of Columbus. The original home is still on the property with furnishings. “When Beeman and Bertie came to this farmland,...
Zanesville, OHYour Radio Place

George C. Morrison

He was born on April 11, 1942, in Zanesville, son of the late Robert Francis Morrison and Virginia Mae Dover. George retired from Allied Machine Works after over 30 plus years of service where he was well known as an extremely hard worker. He enjoyed going bowling, golfing, dancing with his wife, watching his Ohio State Buckeyes.
North Industry, OHAlliance Review

Meals on Wheels

Local nutrition sites for Meals on Wheels are North Industry Christian Church, 425 45th St., Canton; Indian Run Manor, Waynesburg; Louisville Paradise United Church of Christ, 619 E. Main St. Louisville, OH 44641; and Canton YMCA, 231 Sixth St. For more information, call 330-832-7220. Monday: chicken salad, tomato and feta...
West Union,

Ramblin’ Relics To Be Held This Sunday

The Ramblin Relics of Southern Ohio announced last week that the 48th Annual Country Run for Fun will be held this Sunday, June 27th. The event will once again be held at the Adams County Fairgrounds in West Union. The gate to the event will open at 8:00 a.m. for...
Zanesville, OHWHIZ

New Daycare Opens in Zanesville

A new daycare has recently opened in Zanesville called Little Steps, Big Steps 2. The daycare is located on 1526 Bluff Street and accepts children from the age of six weeks all the way until 11 years old. Even though they are new, they already have a system in place for structuring the day.
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One Of The Most Haunted Bridges In Ohio, Y-Bridge Has Been Around Since 1814

At the foot of Main Street and Linden Avenue, above Rivers Licking and Muskingum, the Zanesville Y-Bridge stands erect, safely carrying the traffic of Linden Avenue, as well that of Main Street and West Main Street. Even though the Y-Bridge serves a functional purpose, it’s also shrouded in an eerie tale that occurred in 1814. […] The post One Of The Most Haunted Bridges In Ohio, Y-Bridge Has Been Around Since 1814 appeared first on Only In Your State.
Shawnee, OHLima News

Shawnee police seek public’s help to solve thefts from vehicles

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP - The Shawnee Township Police Department is asking the public to help solve a string of vehicle break-ins that took place late Friday and/or early Saturday in the Shawnee Meadows 5 neighborhood. Police say an unidentified person or persons were entering unlocked cars parked on Yellowood, Magnolia, Tupelo...
Columbus, OHColumbus Dispatch

Larry Householder's son among 19 applicants to fill expelled lawmaker's seat

COLUMBUS – A week after the Ohio House of Representatives voted to oust indicted lawmaker Larry Householder, his son Derek applied to be the next Rep. Householder. Perry County Commissioner Derek Householder was one of 19 who applied to represent the 72nd House District, which includes Coshocton and Perry counties and portions of Licking County. Derek Householder was first elected in 2020, aided by donations from his father's allies.
Jackson County, OHJournal-News

Middletown man accused in shooting incident in southern Ohio

A Middletown is facing charges in a shooting incident in Jackson County in southern Ohio, and his son remains wanted. Larry E. Farmer turned himself in to officials there after they released that he was wanted on a charge of felonious assault after an incident on Thursday in Glen Roy. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a report of shots fired last Thursday, and witnesses told them the suspects fled the scene.
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Southern Ohio: Threesome Break-up Turns Ugly

It turns out three is definitely not company. A Southern Ohio man had double trouble with two women he told police he allowed to live with him. Portsmouth Ohio Police officers responded to a disturbance call at a Scioto Trail home around 8:30 am. A second call came in from a woman at the residence to complain about a domestic incident.

Young students learn lifeguard skills at Crooksville Pool

CROOKSVILLE- A young lifeguard in training stands atop their perch on a diving board. The sparsely clouded sky overhead is reflected in the glasslike surface of the still waters beneath. Suddenly the image shatters as a person inside the pool thrashes, crying for help. The lifeguard blows their whistle three times and points at the victim; the rest of the lifeguards race to dive in.

Shawnee’s revitalization discussed at Coffee with some Commissioners

SHAWNEE- Community members of the Village of Shawnee and the greater Perry County area met at the Tecumseh Theater June 15 to discuss efforts and challengers in revitalizing the Shawnee area. Deb Hutmire, representing Destination Shawnee, hosted the Coffee with some Commissioners meeting, giving updates on current programs in the town and upcoming events.