Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 3,067 in Franklin County, OH

  1. Prosecutor: man who fatally shot 4 in Ohio pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Whiznews.com

    ... home in 2015. Robert Adams Jr. faced the death penalty if he had gone to trial and been convicted. Instead, Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien said Adams pleaded guilty Tuesday. A juvenile co-defendant was accused of helping Adams rob the five ...

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  2. Off-duty Columbus officer shoots would-be burglar at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    An off-duty Columbus police sergeant awoke to the sound of breaking glass and shot a would-be burglar breaking into his home near Grove City, the sheriff's office said. Franklin County dispatchers were alerted by a private security company of a report of an attempted burglary on Gay Road in Pleasant Township at 11:47 a.m. The sergeant, who has not been identified, shot the burglar an unknown number of times before the suspect escaped out a window and fled in a vehicle. 12 comments

  3. Man pleads to four murder charges in 2015 Linden slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A man accused of killing four people in the basement of a South Linden house in June 2015 pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to avoid the death penalty. A Franklin County grand jury had indicted on 29 counts relating to the deaths and attempted murder of a fifth victim.

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  4. Justice Insider: Judge sends jailed rape suspect to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Assaulting his victim's boyfriend in a Franklin County courthouse hallway had sent Victor R. Rodriguez back to jail to await trial on rape and sexual battery. A judge on Friday sentenced him to 11 months in prison on a reduced charge of gross sexual imposition.

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  5. New Albany joins with Johnstown, Jersey Township to form united front on developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... guidelines for the entire area and all the entities involved." Leaders in Jersey Township, which borders Franklin County and New Albany to the west and Pataskala to the south, hope to maintain their rural community, including its many farms. That ...

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  6. SWACO may trash its recycling drop boxesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Officials at the Franklin County landfill too often find items that could have been recycled, such as cardboard and paper, coming from dumpsters. Fred Squillante/Dispatch The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.

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  7. Rumpke hikes price in Columbus recycling bidRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... save $13 million to $15 million in the first five years because it would mean dumping less garbage at the Franklin County landfill. Instead, about 142,000 tons of recyclable material has been diverted from the landfill since 2012, saving the city ... 3 comments

  8. Ex-FBI agent recalls helping find 2 missing boys decade agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Herald Star Online

    ... St. Louis apartment in 2007 was Ownby was 13 when Devlin abducted him from a school bus stop in rural Franklin County. Four days later, he was found in Devlin's apartment along with Hornbeck, who had been missing since he was kidnapped in 2002 at ...

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  9. Cleveland Officials Say There Will Be Administrative Charges In the Tamir Rice ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... reaction to the 12-year-old's death through dramatic interpretations of interviews with residents. The Franklin County coroner has released the autopsy report for a 13-year-old boy fatally shot by Columbus police two months ago. The report lists the ...

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  10. New charter school openings at a record low in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    In contrast to a few years ago, when dozens of new charters launched each fall, only seven opened statewide this school year, according to the Ohio Department of Education. That's one fewer new school than opened in the 2015-16 school year, and less than half of the 15 charters that opened in Franklin County alone in fall 2010.

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  11. Southcentral Pennsylvania deer tests positive for Chronic Wasting DiseaseRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... a captive deer farm since 2014. The four-year-old white-tailed deer was harvested from a hunting preserve in Franklin County in November 2016. Samples from this deer tested positive for the disease at the Pennsylvania Veterinary Laboratory in ...

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  12. Columbus, county to continue with rec program despite Browns' decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Cleveland Browns won't be bringing their training camp to Columbus, but the city and Franklin County aren't giving up on a plan for joint programming at a recreation center. It likely won't be as robust as the $15 million to $17 million plan that would have replaced the Tuttle Park recreation center with one three times larger, and it could materialize elsewhere.

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  13. Feds want security officer appointed in alleged ISIS case in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Ohio.com

    ... to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser's website. FILE This undated photo provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office in Columbus, Ohio, shows Aaron Travis Daniels. Ohio resident Aaron T. Daniels, accused of trying to travel ...

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  14. Franklin County voters could be asked for tax hike for senior servicesRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... that, they rely on services provided by the Senior Options levy that provides $34.4 million annually to the Franklin County Office on Aging. "I am the total caregiver for him," she said. "Until you get into it, you really don't know what it ...

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  15. Ways to cure cabin feverRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... one of the 11 Preservation Parks of Delaware County, two of which include sledding hills. Columbus and Franklin County Metroparks are also a good nearby option; my personal favorite is Glacier Ridge for its paved and dog-friendly trails. ...

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  16. Burned woman might get chance to testify after allRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... who lost a long-awaited chance last month to testify against her attacker, might yet have her day in court. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien has asked a judge to allow the gravely ill Malinowski to give a deposition that could be used to ...

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  17. Ohio woman celebrates 108th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | WKRN

    ... family and friends. Rausch has two children, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She's lived in Franklin County her entire life, and what a wonderful life it has been. "You just have to have fun in your life," Rausch said. "Enjoy every ...

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  18. Grandview Yard appraisal may find more cash for school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | This Week Community News

    ... the board will wait until after a revised property-value assessment of 845 Yard St. is completed by the Franklin County auditor, she said. Robert Weiler's report valued the property at about $16.5 million, compared to the auditor's current ...

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  19. Metroparks project still not approvedRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Delaware Gazette

    With knowledge of its historic significance, Metroparks recently demolished the original Club House from the 1920s era Mount Air Golf Course on the 43-acre Franklin County/City of Columbus property that they purchased at the Delaware County line.

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  20. Busy hotels bring record $44.5 million - bed tax' to Columbus, Franklin CountyRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... by the "bed tax," as it's commonly called, is roughly evenly divided between the city of Columbus and Franklin County. The city's portion of the 10 percent tax is divided among several entities. The convention and visitor's bureau, Experience ...

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