Wednesday Mar 12
Mechanics Bank Breaks Ground on 8th Location
Mechanic's Bank held a ground breaking ceremony Wednesday in Bellville, to celebrate the construction of what will be their 8 Mayor Darrel Banks joined Mechanic's President, Debra Shenk and Vice President Mark Masters at the corner of Main and Ogle Streets, along with 50 other supporters who turned out on a snowy day in North Central Ohio.
Wednesday Mar 12
Mechanics Bank is building its eighth office, all in Richland County, with the new one at 65 Main Street in Bellville.
60th Anniversary: Roland & Emogene Briggs
Harry Young. They have three children: Karen and husband Dana Wikholm of Farmington, Arkansas; Sherry Kempf of Bellville, Ohio; and David Briggs of Mansfield, Ohio.
J. Paul Snyder, 80
Paul Snyder, of Bellville, celebrated his 80th birthday March 7 with a family dinner.
Company: Asbestos not a worry at Simpson demolition
Concerns from the public that asbestos is being released into the air with the demolition of the former John Simpson Middle School, a vacant property at 218 W. 4th St., are unfounded, according to Mansfield City Schools and the contractor handling the demolition.
Mechanics opens another branch
Mechanics Bank President Deborah Schenk announced the groundbreaking for the new Clear Fork branch will be at 1 p.m. March 12. The newest Mechanics branch office will be on Main Street at Ogle Street in Bellville.
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Bellville man pleads to aggravated vehicular homicide
The weeks-long trial of a Bellville man charged with aggravated vehicular homicide reached a conclusion Thursday.
Black River superintendent resigns after accepting Clear Fork position
Black River Local Schools board of education at its rescheduled regular meeting Thursday accepted the resignation of superintendent Janice Wyckoff effective July 31, the end of her current contract and her tenth year with the district.
Black River board agenda includes superintendent's resignation
The agenda for tonight's board of education meeting indicates Black River Local Schools superintendent Janice Wyckoff intends to resign when her current contract ends July 31, 2014.
Mansfield man indicted for assaulting a peace officer
Bryan Benjamin, 26, was indicted on two counts of felonious assault, harrassment with a bodily substance and obstructing official business.
Public Record: Marriage Licenses
<![CDATA[These marriage license applications were filed in Richland County Probate Court between Feb. 3 and Feb. 7. Roger Lee Sutherland of Mansfield, 73, retired, and Rebecca Jo Wendland of Bellville, 65, retired Brett Alexander Leslie of Plymouth, 36, factory, and Angela Lynn Hicks of Plymouth, 37, factory Joshua Eugene Bowman of Shiloh, 33, radio announcer, and Erica Renee Hanley of Mansfield, 31, occupational therapist Wayne Alan Kissel of Shelby, 54, veteran service officer, and Cheryl Patricia Pressley of Shelby, 53, apartment manager Douglas Todd Wells of Ontario, 53, driver, and Pamela Kay Jackson of Ontario, 54, property manager Nicolas Adam Stalvey of Brandon, Fla., 24, food service, and Bridget Ann Hendricks of Brandon, Fla., 27, communications Cameran Allen Lutze of Westerville, 25, MES, and Hannah Lynn Erich of Bellville, 23, manager Bryant James Burson of Mansfield, 22, laborer, and Tabitha Ann Gates of Mansfield, 18, STNA
Holly Dishong says the bird had been stuck in ice on the Clear Fork River, just off Stoffer Road, near Bellville.