Pickaway County Newswire (Page 2)

Pickaway County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pickaway County, OH. (Page 2)

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  1. Husted: Trump's voter fraud investigation isn't neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... honest elections," Leonard said, calling Trump's suggestion "nonsense." Michele Lockard, director of the Pickaway County Board of Elections and a Democrat, said she is satisfied with procedures in place to detect voter fraud. She said the system ...

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  2. ACA repeal threatens healthcare for 1 million OhioansReport: Ohio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... economic drivers in Ohio," said Tim Colburn, president and CEO of Berger Health System in Circleville. "In Pickaway County, like many rural counties, the local hospital is one of the largest employers. The ACA has strengthened Berger Health System ...

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  3. ACA repeal threatens healthcare for 1 million OhioansReport: Ohio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... economic drivers in Ohio," said Tim Colburn, president and CEO of Berger Health System in Circleville. "In Pickaway County, like many rural counties, the local hospital is one of the largest employers. The ACA has strengthened Berger Health System ...

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  4. Man killed in high-speed crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A 21-year-old Amanda man died in a crash on State Route 56 in Salt Creek Township in Pickaway County early this morning following a high-speed chase. Authorities were pursuing a vehicle driven by Joseph Huston just after midnight, when speeds reached over 90 mph, according to a release by Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff.

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  5. Columbus fares well in ability to attract jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... other regions, according to the report. Access to inexpensive natural gas has been one of the reasons that Pickaway County, just south of Columbus, has been able to attract some big projects, said Ryan Scribner, director of Pickaway Progress ...

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  6. Auditor: Convicted ex-Pickaway County veteran services official owes another $160Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    For Pickaway County, the damage caused by the former director of the Veterans Service Office keeps piling up. State Auditor Dave Yost's office released an audit report for the county Tuesday, and said there is yet another $160 that was not included in thousands of dollars in restitution that a court ordered Rebecca Lee to be repay after a jury convicted her this year of stealing from the county for years.

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  7. Drowsy driving increases risk of crashes, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Inclined to skip a few hours of sleep to squeeze in some holiday shopping? If you do, think twice before getting behind the wheel. A new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says that missing an hour or two of sleep can double the risk of crashing, and that driving after sleeping five hours or less is just as dangerous as driving drunk.

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  8. Woman killed in Route 23 crash in Pickaway CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A woman is dead after a three-vehicle crash today on Route 23, just north of Circleville in Pickaway County. The crash occurred shortly after 3:30 p.m., in the southbound lane of Route 23, just in front of the Pickaway County Sheriff's office.

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  9. Pickaway County shelter moving out the shadowsRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Haven House existed before that night; until they need it, few do. The only domestic violence shelter in Pickaway County has been well-hidden in a variety of largely secret locations over its 25-year existence. The shelter's board of trustees ...

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  10. Laurelville man killed in head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Laurelville man died Monday night after a head-on crash on Route 56 in rural Pickaway County. Jonathan Wolford, 22, was driving a Mazda MX3 eastbound on Route 56, east of Jackson Road in Saltcreek Township, when he attempted to pass a vehicle in a no-passing zone, according to the State Highway Patrol.

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  11. MCKENNEY, MildredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    McKENNEY, Mildred Leona 96, of Springfield, passed away Monday, November 7, 2016 at Springfield Regional Medical Center. She was born in Pickaway County, Ohio on May 29, 1920, the daughter of the late Grover and Winnie Steinhauer.

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  12. Former veteransa agency boss sentenced for theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    It is darkly ironic that, two days before Veterans Day, the former head of a county veterans' resource center has been sent to jail for stealing money and an historic flag from the agency. Rebecca Lee, director of the Pickaway County Veterans' Service Commission, was sentenced Wednesday to three years and ordered to pay more than $19,200 in restitution following her conviction on a number of charges, including theft in office, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said.

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  13. Circleville man found dead in home was hit in headRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Adam Cole Hudson is charged with murder in the death of a Circleville man found covered in blood in his home by his sister on Monday. A man who was found by his sister dead inside in his Circleville home on Monday had been fatally struck in the head, the Pickaway County coroner said.

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  14. Veterans agency ex-official gets 3 years in prison for stealing Nazi...Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Norwalk Reflector

    The judge didn't hesitate Wednesday as, just two days before Veterans Day, he sent the former director of the Pickaway County Veterans Services Commission to prison for stealing thousands of dollars and an irreplaceable piece of military history from an office whose sole mission is to help the men and women who have served this country. Pickaway County Common Pleas Judge P. Randall Knece told Rebecca Lee that he has seen the likes of her plenty of times before.

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  15. Local veteran services agency ex-chief gets prison for theftRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    A former veterans services director accused of stealing thousands of dollars from her county agency in Ohio has been sentenced to three years in prison on charges including theft in office. Prosecutors say Rebecca Lee was ordered to pay over $19,000 in restitution to the Pickaway County Veterans' Service Commission.

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  16. Ex-veterans official gets 3 years for stealing money, Nazi flag from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The judge didn't hesitate Wednesday as, just two days before Veterans Day, he sent the former director of the Pickaway County Veterans Services Commission to prison for stealing thousands of dollars and an irreplaceable piece of military history from an office whose sole mission is to help the men and women who have served this country. Pickaway County Common Pleas Judge P. Randall Knece told Rebecca Lee that he has seen the likes of her plenty of times before.

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  17. Former Veterans Service Officer Sentenced for Theft of Funds and World War II FlagRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    A former director of the Pickaway County Veterans Service office was sentenced to three years in prison today and ordered to pay more than $19,200 in restitution for stealing thousands of dollars and a historical heirloom Nazi flag. Rebecca Lee, who worked for the Veterans Service office from 1999 until 2014, was convicted Oct. 6 after admitting she used a county credit card to get several thousands of dollars for gambling and to pay for her grandson's dental work.

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  18. Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff wins re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Pickaway County Sheriff Robert Radcliff won re-election Tuesday to earn a second term in office, beating challenger William Jason Lawless with 54 percent of the vote. Radcliff, 54, had also faced a challenge in 2012 from Lawless, a Republican business owner who had jumped from job to job at various law enforcement departments over the years.

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  19. Teacher files lawsuit against Hilliard City SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | This Week Community News

    A former teacher is suing Hilliard City Schools for intentional infliction of emotional distress, reverse gender discrimination and defamation, according to a civil lawsuit filed Oct. 21 in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas. Columbus attorney Jami S. Oliver filed the complaint seeking punitive damages in excess of $25,000 and reimbursement of litigation expenses on behalf of her client, Henry Rauhaus of Ashville in Pickaway County.

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  20. Mussel die-off extensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | This Week Community News

    ... since she joined the agency in 2010. "It's unusual." The Big Darby, which empties into the Scioto River in Pickaway County, is a designated National Scenic River and considered one of the most biodiverse streams in the region, according to the ...

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