Logan County Newswire

Logan County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Logan County, OH.

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  1. United Way kicks off annual campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peak Of Ohio

    The 62nd annual United Way fundraising campaign in Logan County kicked off Tuesday with more than 90 community leaders gathering for a luncheon and training at Green Hills Foundation Hall in West Liberty. The attendees, representing 48 area workplaces, are a part of a communitywide effort that is working to raise $720,000 by Thanksgiving.

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  2. Two local men sent to prison on multiple felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peak Of Ohio

    Five defendants were sentenced and three pleaded guilty before Logan County Common Pleas Court Judge Mark O'Connor Monday afternoon. Gregory Hill, 29, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay restitution for two counts of burglary and two counts of theft.

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  3. County woman charged for pit bull confronting neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Peak Of Ohio

    The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a dog complaint filed by Tim Scheiderer, 42, of 3967 State Route 292 South, Zanesfield, on Thursday. Scheiderer reported that three dogs from Clara Hewitt's residence at 4045 State Route 292 South came onto his property Wednesday afternoon around 3:45.

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  4. Drunk driver arrested for rollover wreck on County Road 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... was arrested following a rollover crash on County Road 10 near Tree Links Sunday morning around 12:40. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Charles South, 55, of 188 Sugarbush Way, Zanesfield, was driving a 2004 Dodge Caravan eastbound on ...

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  5. Valley Hi man arrested for assaulting live-in girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Peak Of Ohio

    A county man was arrested following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend at their rural Zanesfield home Sunday morning around one o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kevin Huffman, 44, and Jody Craig, 42, both of 4000 Alpine Parkway, Lot E2, had been drinking.

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  6. Teens arrested for taking parked carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Matt Elliott, 33, of rural West Mansfield, parked his 1991 Honda on East Center Street.

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  7. Vigil In Honor Of Three Bellefontaine BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WBNS

    ... still on my mind. I'm still trying to wrap everything up," said Ed Cummins, the boys' maternal grandfather. Logan County investigators say brothers Gavin, Niall and Noah all died of suffocation at the hands of their mother, 23-year-old Brittany ...

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  8. Motorcyclist injured in rural crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... suffered minor injuries in a crash on Township Road 31 near his home Friday afternoon around 5:15. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Donald Robb, 45, of 719 Township Road 31 South, Bellefontaine, was operating a motorcycle southbound on ...

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  9. Law enforcement cracks down on street racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Peak Of Ohio

    Police are concerned about a group of motorists from Logan and surrounding counties who continue to ignore traffic laws and other public gathering laws. Throughout the summer months, law enforcement in Logan County has handled many complaints involving the same group. 2 comments

  10. Records show parents of slain Ohio boys rejected state care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Recordpub.com

    ... year. The records show Joseph and Brittany Pilkington refused to sign a copy of the June 12 plan crafted by Logan County Children's Services for the couple's 3-year-old daughter and baby son. Records released Thursday also show there were no ...

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  11. Records: Parents of slain Ohio boys rejected state care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    The parents of three boys whose mother is suspected of suffocating them rejected the state's care plan for the family earlier this year, according to records released Thursday shedding light on the state's inability to refer the couple for psychological assessments. Joseph and Brittany Pilkington refused to sign a copy of the June 12 plan crafted by Logan County Children's Services for their 3-year-old daughter and baby son.

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  12. What kind of system allows a boy to die?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Salem News

    No one but Brittany Pilkington should be blamed for the murder of her three young sons, Logan County, Ohio, Prosecuting Attorney William Goslee emphasized recently. She and she alone bears the responsibility, he said after charges were filed against Pilkington, 23. If Pilkington, of Bellefontaine, is guilty, Goslee certainly is right.

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  13. Ohio mom pleads not guilty to killing 3 sonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... to killing her 3-month-old son last week, a 4-year-old brother in April and a baby brother last July. The Logan County Prosecutor says the 23-year-old Pilkington was jealous at the attention her husband paid the boys over her and their young ...

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  14. Mom could face the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Crescent-News.com

    ... in Bellefontaine, in western Ohio, include capital punishment factors of multiple victims and victims under 13. Logan County Prosecutor William Goslee had previously said death penalty charges were unlikely given the circumstances, which included ...

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  15. City woman charged for domestic dispute with mother, sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Peak Of Ohio

    The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Brooke Chismar, 23, of 209 East Chillicothe Avenue, Bellefontaine, was at her mother's home in Lewistown.

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  16. City man charged for stealing from his employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Peak Of Ohio

    A city man has been charged for stealing his employer's equipment, then selling it to a local pawn shop. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Robert Dickinson II, 35, of 513 West Columbus Avenue, was a tree trimmer for John Case, 39, of rural West Mansfield.

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  17. Mother indicted in sons' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Columbus Dispatch

    From left, brothers Gavin Pilkington, Niall Pilkington and Noah Pilkington all died within the last 13 months. A Logan County grand jury will meet today to consider aggravated murder charges against their mother, Brittany Pilkington.

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  18. Chamber invites locals to join in Pedal The Plains Family Fun RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Journal-Advocate

    Riders line up at the starting line for the 2014 Pedal the Plains Family Fun Ride, which took them on a 5-mile route from downtown Sterling out to 21st Century Equipment and included a stop at Columbine Park. This year's Family Fun Ride will take riders on a leisurely 6-mile tour from the Logan County Courthouse out to Pioneer Park and back.

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  19. Three sentenced in Logan County Common Pleas CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Peak Of Ohio

    James Manuel, Jr., 40, of Huber Heights, was sentenced to the West Central Community Based Correctional Facility, five years community control, one year operator's license suspension, and ordered to pay court costs and attorney fees for four counts of trafficking in drugs. Danny Reprogle Jr, 32, of Bellefontaine, was sentenced to 36 days in the Logan County Jail, credited for time served, three years community control, and ordered to pay a $250 fine, court costs, and attorney fees for menacing by stalking.

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  20. Pilkington indicted, could face the death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... more persons were killed. The specifications carry with them the death penalty. Pilkington will be arraigned in Logan County Common Pleas Court Wednesday afternoon at two o'clock. It is believed that Brittany will enter a plea of not guilty. The ...

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