Fairfield County Newswire (Page 6)

Fairfield County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fairfield County, OH. (Page 6)

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  1. Patrol: Driver, 2 passengers killed in 1-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    State troopers say a car ran off the road and over an embankment into a tree in a crash that killed the driver and her two passengers in central Ohio. The Ohio State Highway Patrol post at Lancaster says driver Kathryn Sparks was traveling north on Ohio 158 in Fairfield County when the crash occurred Monday morning.

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  2. Three people killed in early morning Fairfield County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    No names have been released yet, but the Granville Post of the State Highway Patrol said all three people were in one car that crashed about 7:35 a.m.

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  3. Buckeye Lake-area residents seek storm water solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... downspouts and sump pumps on their properties through pipes that ran through the dam and into the lake. In Fairfield County's Walnut Township alone, there are three privately owned and maintained pumping stations run by Parrish Farms Inc., the West ...

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  4. Nov. 7 general election ballot issues by county in central OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... five-year levy to raise $11,000 for cemetery operations, would cost homeowner $26, the same as now • Fairfield County Child & Protective Services, 10-year levy to raise $6.95 million for protective services for abused or neglected children ...

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  5. When Prisoners Are a 'Revenue Opportunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... to gain. A new 384-bed jail opened in Lancaster, Ohio, earlier this summer . The building, which serves Fairfield County, replaces three smaller, antiquated facilities with a single modern one. The jail has high-tech security gadgetry, up-to-date ...

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  6. Drivers needing rescue from Ohio floodwaters can be fined but rarely areRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... could be the way the law is written: Signs noting the potential fine have to be posted. That was news to Fairfield County EMA Director Jon Kochis, who provided testimony to lawmakers in support of the law change. He didn't realize until the water ...

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  7. Drivers needing rescue from floodwaters can be fined but rarely areRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... could be the way the law is written: Signs noting the potential fine have to be posted. That was news to Fairfield County EMA Director Jon Kochis, who provided testimony to lawmakers in support of the law change. He didn't realize until the water ...

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  8. June rains caused more than $2 million in damages in central OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Flooding last month caused more than $2 million in damage in three central Ohio counties, according to initial estimates submitted to the state. The total included more than $1 million in Fairfield County, nearly $480,000 in Hocking County and $460,000 in Perry County.

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  9. End of nuclear project prompts overhaul of review processRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... 100 companies statewide, said SCANA CFO Jimmy Addison. "This is going to shatter lives, hopes and dreams in Fairfield County and the state of South Carolina. It's going to be devastating," said Whitfield, who lives in Fairfield County. The project ...

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  10. End of nuclear project prompts overhaul of review processRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    ... 100 companies statewide, said SCANA CFO Jimmy Addison. "This is going to shatter lives, hopes and dreams in Fairfield County and the state of South Carolina. It's going to be devastating," said Whitfield, who lives in the county of Winnsboro. The ...

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  11. Sorry, no customer refunds for now-abandoned nuke projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... 100 companies statewide, said SCANA CFO Jimmy Addison. "This is going to shatter lives, hopes and dreams in Fairfield County and the state of South Carolina. It's going to be devastating," said Whitfield, who lives in the county seat of Winnsboro. ...

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  12. Franklin County man gets 4 years for friend's fatal overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Fairfield County judge has sentenced a drug dealer to prison for causing the overdose death of a friend in Baltimore. Common Pleas Judge Richard E. Berens sentenced Shawn W. Point on Friday to four years in prison after Point pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony, said county Prosecutor Kyle Witt.

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  13. Central Ohio unemployment rate jumps in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... riptElement, vizElement); Licking County had an unemployment rate of 4.6 percent followed by 4.7 percent in Fairfield County and 4.8 percent in Pickaway County.

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  14. Fairfield County commissioners place property tax issue on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

     Fairfield County voters will be asked in November for a property tax increase to fund protective services for abused or neglected children and the elderly. County commissioners voted Tuesday to place on the ballot a 1-mill renewal, with a ...

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  15. Fairfield County sheriff IDs deputy who shot knife-wielding manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Deputy George Carsey, who has worked for the sheriff's office for 15 years, shot Keen Romine, 27, after Romine refused to put down a knife he was holding and "made an aggressive movement" toward Carsey, Phalen said Wednesday. Romine, who gave authorities a Lancaster address, is recovering at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center in Columbus, listed in stable condition, Phalen said. 1 comment

  16. Ohio deputy shoots suspect who refuses to drop knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    A man armed with a knife was shot in the leg by a sheriff's deputy after he refused to drop the weapon and made an aggressive move, reports say. According to the Columbus Dispatch , four deputies with the Fairfield County Sheriff's Department responded at 11:15 p.m. Saturday after receiving multiple calls of a man with a knife and acting irrational.

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  17. Franklin County deputy shoots man who refuses to drop knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Fairfield County deputy shot a man late Saturday night who allegedly threatened people with a knife and refused to drop it when confronted by deputies.  The man was struck in the leg and is expected to survive, Fairfield Sheriff Dave Phalen said. The shooting happened at just before midnight on West Main Street in Bremen, a village of 1,400 people located about 40 miles southeast of Columbus.

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  18. Ohio Deputy Shoots Suspect Who Refused To Drop KnifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    The Fairfield County Sheriff's Office said the shooting occurred late Saturday near the village of Bremen, about 40 miles southeast of Columbus.

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  19. Man hospitalized after being shot by deputy in Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WBNS

    TV's on-line public inspection file can be found on the FCC website or at 10TV.com/fcc. Individuals with disabilities may contact Becky Richey at pubfile@10tv.com or 614.460.3785 for assistance with access to the WBNS-TV public inspection files.

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  20. Take time to digest some valuable vulture factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    ... occurs in areas where black vultures are present in numbers. Perry Orndorff, wildlife specialist in Fairfield County, reported: "Black vultures are at the northern edge of their range here in Ohio, and their range within the state appears to be ...

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