Peak of Ohio News http://www.peakofohio.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2018-01-18T06:02:22Z Huntsville man charged with abduction <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258744" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_62712104631-BellefontainePolicepatch1111.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Huntsville man has been charged with abduction for the second time in four years. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Christopher Lee, of Huntsville, has been charged with abduction following an incident involving a female early Wedne... 2018-01-18T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258744 Bellefontaine Middle School merit and honor roll students <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258737" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9111350148-BellefontaineMiddleSchool911132.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Congratulations to the Bellefontaine Middle School students who recently made the merit and honor roll. 5th Grade Merit Roll Kelley Forsythe Jacey Koehler Isabella Lowe Andie Smith Liam Sweeney Aulden Thomas Dylan Vance Madison Watkins Maka... 2018-01-18T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258737 Area woman charged with theft <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258727" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_5261352416-BellefontainePolicecruiser3513.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A West Mansfield woman was charged with theft after making fraudulent returns inside the Bellefontaine Walmart. Walmart management reported Tuesday to the Bellefontaine Police Department that Traci Gray stole $254.73 by making a fraudulent return Sa... 2018-01-18T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258727 Smucker sentenced for drugs; man pleads guilty to raping young boy; other court news <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258724" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_60517103214-BrittanySmuckerphotofrompermittingdrugtraffickingarrestfrom6217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Brittany Smucker, 21 of Bellefontaine, was sentenced this week in a Logan County Court from a multiple drug arrest in June 2017. Smucker was sentenced to three years of community control, 60 days in jail, $500 fine with court costs with a 12 month B... 2018-01-18T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258724 Logan County Visitors Bureau holds annual breakfast <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258671" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_11718101112-KelseyLongshore.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Visitors Bureau held their annual breakfast Wednesday morning at Markin Farms. The event brought together several owners of businesses and attractions around Logan County to discuss 2017 and what lies ahead this year in Logan County... 2018-01-17T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258671 Updated: City teen indicted for OVI, Grand Jury indicts 29 <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258563" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10218123531-ColeTurnerfromfeloniousassualton1218.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Grand Jury indicted 29 people last week. Cole Turner, 19, of 555 Newell Street, Apt. 1, Bellefontaine, was indicted on eight counts of failure to stop after an accident (M1), six counts of vandalism (F5), and single counts of feloni... Nate Dunham 2018-01-15T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258563 Kelley joins Army National Guard <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258687" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1171820417-AubreyKelley.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School &amp; Ohio Hi-Point junior Aubrey Kelley has made the decision to serve her country in the Army National Guard.&nbsp; She signed on January 4, and joined the Guard as Unit Supply Specialist in the 155th Chemical Battalion in... 2018-01-17T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258687 Final pretrial for O'Donnells held Tuesday <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258647" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_62911103743-Pat O'Donnell 8-12-10.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The final pretrial for former Indian Lake Superintendent Pat O'Donnell and his wife Heather was held yesterday in Logan County. The final pretrial included establishing ground rules for trial testimony. Judge Goslee confirmed that an &ldquo;informal... 2018-01-17T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258647 IL Board reviews the district's robotics program (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258642" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1161885031-ILBOE11618.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake Board of Education learned about the district's robotics club Tuesday evening. The club under the direction on Ryan Stanford showcased one of its robots. Indian Lake has four teams that compete in VEX competitions around the area. Th... Nate Dunham 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258642 Riverside Honor roll students for 2nd 9 weeks <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258627" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_5131282006-RiversideLocalSchools.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>7th Grade: 4.0 or better: Sadie Hughes, Rachel Knight, Alaina Snow 3.5 or better: Ethan Lattimer, Kaylynn Mabry, Gerit Marshall, Walker Whitaker, Briana Bradley, Gage Cooper, Jade Copas, Samuel Knight 3.0 or better: Tiberius Gonzalez, Zander Crouch,... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258627 Riverside FFA students attend state leadership seminar <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258626" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1161831019-RiversideFFA.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Twelve students of the Riverside FFA/OHP Chapter recently participated in the 212 / 360 Conference, held January 14th and 15th in Columbus Ohio. 212 is the boiling point of water and it is the first component in the National FFA Leadership and Pers... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258626 Lakeview man arrested after fight with father <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258625" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1161823448-DillonRepass.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Sheriff's Office picked up Dillon Repass walking along 33 near Captain's Point Saturday morning just before 2:00. Deputies were called to the area from Dillon's father who said his son was out of control fighting with him and breaki... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258625 Ashley Furniture reports thousands of dollars in stolen items <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258624" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_11141161623-AshleyFurnitureHomeStoreOpeningAdfor111411.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Ashley Furniture store in Bellefontaine filed a report with the Logan County Sheriff's Office Saturday reporting six thousand dollars worth of furniture as stolen. A store manager says a female entered the store on November 6, and applied for cr... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258624 Domestic dispute leads to arrest of husband <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258622" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_3221283851-BellefontainePolicepatch11111.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a domestic violence call Friday night around 9:30 on Highway Drive. A husband and wife started arguing after he was cooking and asked his wife to watch the food while he went out to dig her car out of... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258622 Drunk driver lands in city yard <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258605" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_5261352416-BellefontainePolicecruiser3513.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A drunk driver lost control of his car and ended up in a city yard early Monday morning around 3:00.&nbsp; The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Michael Alexander, 26, of Lima was driving his Ford Mustang westbound on Water Avenue in Belle... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258605 Clifton joins Ohio Army National Guard <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258573" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1161853142-JaydricCliftonjoinsNationalGuard11618.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School Senior Jaydric Clifton recently joined the Ohio Army National Guard. Clifton enlisted as a 92 Foxtrot-Petroleum Supply Specialist in the Support Company, 216th Engineer Battalion. For enlisting into the Ohio Army National ... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258573 Mary Rutan Hospital, others seek input from area residents <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258572" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_7161461750-MaryRutanHospital714.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Mary Rutan Hospital and several other area agencies are coming together for a sizable survey of about half of all Logan County households. A paper survey will be mailed to 50% of Logan County residents on January 19th. Done through a random sampling... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258572 Honda Accord named North American Car of the Year <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258571" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1161845623-2018HondaAccordTouring20T031.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A locally-made car has been named to a prestigious award. The all-new 2018 Honda Accord, has earned the 2018 North American Car of the Year award. Accord's win marks the third consecutive year that a Honda model has received top honors from the Nor... 2018-01-16T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258571 Suspended driver charged with OVI, underage consumption <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258544" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_101613125614-BellefontainePoliceDepartmentcruiser101613.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A suspended driver was picked up on multiple alcohol-related charges following a traffic stop on South Detroit Street Sunday morning around 12:15. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Ashley Fox, 20, of Bellefontaine, was driving a 2005 ... Bill Tipple 2018-01-15T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258544 Repeat drunk driver crashes near Indian Lake restaurant <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=258536" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_20613113315-WashingtonTownshipPolicebadge213.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A repeat drunk driver was arrested following a one-vehicle crash on Route 33 at Lincoln Boulevard Friday afternoon around 5:30. The Washington Township Police Department reports that Richard Devaney, 66, of Lakeview, was westbound on 33 when he went... Bill Tipple 2018-01-15T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=258536