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  1. Flu prompts West Jefferson school district to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Columbus Dispatch

    The entire Jefferson Local School District in West Jefferson is closed today and Friday to stop the spread of a virus that's infected about a quarter of the district. After a thorough cleaning of the buildings and possibly the school buses, the schools will reopen on Monday for anyone well enough to attend.


  2. Man killed in Madison County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Michael Davis, 36, of Plumwood, was driving northbound on Route 38 in Pike Township when he lost control and the Chrysler Town & Country went off the left side of the road. Davis overcorrected and the van went off the right side of the road and overturned, according to the West Jefferson Post of the State Highway Patrol.


  3. Weather leads to traffic tie-ups, fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Authorities say one man died and two other people were injured in a crash overnight on Interstate 70 in Madison County. The West Jefferson Post of the State Highway Patrol said 24-year-old Ashley Green, of Alexandria, Indiana, was westbound on I-70 when she lost control of her Ford Escort and was hit by a semi, which also was westbound.


  4. High school basketball | Grandview girls advance behind Collier's 30 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Lauren Collier scored six of her career-high 30 points in overtime Tuesday night, lifting visiting 11th-seeded Grandview over ninth-seeded West Jefferson 49-47 in a Division III girls tournament opener. Collier also forced overtime with a three-point play with five seconds remaining.


  5. Man convicted of trying to find hitman to kill his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Lowell W. Ludwick wanted to find someone to kill his wife at their West Jefferson home and make it look like a burglary that turned deadly. On Wednesday, Ludwick was convicted of conspiracy to commit murder, based largely on audio from a hidden camera that recorded an incriminating conversation he had with the acquaintance-turned-informant.


  6. Ohio Military Reserve is looking for a few good volunteersRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Maj. Mark Williams. left, swears in Brandon Hunt, 17, of West Jefferson. The West Jefferson High School junior enlisted in the Ohio Military Reserve during an open house for potential recruits Saturday at Haubrich Armory on the West Side.


  7. Ohio Military Reserve hopes to attract members, raise awareness with open-house eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Curtis Fleshman pulls his boots on while undergoing a physical exam, required before he could enlist in the Ohio Military Reserve, during an open house for potential recruits at Haubrich Armory in Columbus. Fleshman said he thinks every able-bodied man should try to serve his country.


  8. Body found along I-71 in Delaware CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A body was found on Interstate 71 in Delaware County on Thursday night. It was a woman's body and is believed to have been struck by a vehicle.


  9. 4-year-old killed in Delaware County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A head-on crash in Delaware County Wednesday night killed a 4-year-old Delaware girl and critically injured three adults.


  10. Do thank you notes hint at impropriety?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Throughout her nearly 33-year career at the state crime lab, now-retired forensic scientist G. Michele Yezzo won high praise from prosecutors for helping them to convict an uncounted number of Ohioans. But the letters from prosecutors in her personnel file raise questions about whether she went beyond the role of neutral, objective scientist to become a part of the prosecution team seeking convictions: "Your fieldwork was above and beyond the call of duty and was very persuasive in this case.


  11. Tax troubles threaten Madison County animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    "This has been a very sad series of missteps by people who work here," said Michael Sweet, a board member since September who said he wants outside help for the society that operates the West Jefferson shelter and a dog warden operation countywide. "I'm hoping that people who have already fixed this kind of thing before will reach out to us," Sweet said.


  12. 'Most Exclusive Website' earns central Ohioan spot in 'Ripley's Believe It or Not!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    He angered some people, attracted a flurry of media attention and now is in the latest edition of "Ripley's Believe It or Not!" It's the latest chapter in the story of , which Foley created in March 2015 to see whether people would really wait to be admitted to a site that allows only one visitor at a time. Answer: Yes.


  13. Scientist's behaviorial issues cast doubt on Ohio convictionsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Dozens, if not hundreds, of criminal convictions in Ohio could be in jeopardy because a longtime forensic scientist at the state crime lab now stands accused of slanting evidence to help cops and prosecutors build their cases. The credibility of G. Michele Yezzo, who worked at the Ohio attorney general's Bureau of Criminal Investigation for more than three decades, has been challenged in two cases in which men were convicted of aggravated murder.


  14. College football | Capital rallies past Otterbein in final minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Those who saw the previous four Capital-Otterbein games, in which the Cardinals pushed the Crusaders up and down and across the field whenever they wanted, had to have the same thought pattern with 3:40 remaining in the annual rivalry. Surely, Otterbein had done it again, this time on a 43-yard touchdown on a keeper by quarterback Logan Stepp on third-and-one for a 41-34 lead, despite Capital proving that it was new and improved.


  15. High school football | Roundup: Watterson pulls out win with last-second TD passRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Casey Calhoun caught a 12-yard TD pass from Cole Andrews with 29 seconds left, and Watterson rallied to beat visiting Cleveland Benedictine 10-7 Friday night in a nonleague game. Watterson didn't score until 10:32 left when Kevin Laming made a 22-yard field goal.


  16. CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Admission : free; ride wristbands cost $14 before 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and $15 after; or $12 on Monday Brooke and Michael Carnevale hold a lemonade stand sign behind their son Santino Carnevale, 9, that was used while raising money along the parade route during the 2015 West Jefferson Ox Roast. In 2006, not long after West Jefferson residents Michael and Brooke Carnevale - after years of trying - had resigned themselves to having no children, they learned that they were expecting.


  17. Some drawn to occupations suggested by family namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus and Ohio records for professional licensees reveal other examples of people whose jobs suit their names well. A sampling: While the Jamaican runner bolts this summer on the Olympic track in Brazil, a Licking County veterinarian named Bird will take care of animals, a Columbus singer named Medley will direct a choir, and a Washington Court House cosmetologist named Curl will do just that to hair.


  18. Descendants starting to contact Fort Hayes about poppy projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A scarf and pin that was sent home to Elsie Liddil by her brother, Sgt. Curtis G. Bender, who died in WWI in France.


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