NEWS


GOP members of Congress meet with protests at town halls

GOP members of Congress meet with protests at town halls

FAIRVIEW, Tenn. — Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn returned to her district Tuesday (Feb. 21) in Tennessee and was greeted by tough questions on...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Rebel missile kills senior Yemeni general in Red Sea port

Rebel missile kills senior Yemeni general in Red Sea port

SANAA, Yemen — A ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels on Wednesday (Feb. 23) killed the deputy chief of staff of the country&#...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Romanian lawmakers scrap decree that eased graft penalties

Romanian lawmakers scrap decree that eased graft penalties

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s parliament has endorsed a government order to scrap a decree that would have diluted the fight against...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Pretty for Prom again planned in Galena

Pretty For Prom is in its sixth year.The Journey Fellowship Church, located at 70 N. Walnut St. in Galena, offers high school girls the opportunity to...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Barron Prize nominations accepted

The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all across North America.Establis...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Galena man given community control for trespassing

Galena man given community control for trespassing

A Galena man was sentenced to three years of community control after he pleaded guilty to illegally entering a Sunbury woman’s home in October.V...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Jackets beat Pens in OT

Jackets beat Pens in OT

The Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins faced off on Feb. 17, and the CBJ won in overtime, 2-1. Officials waved off two apparent Jackets goa...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio USHWA’s 2016 Awards

Ohio USHWA’s 2016 Awards

The Ohio Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association handed out its annual awards at the Ohio Harness Horseman’s Association banque...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Coughlin Jr. reaches quarterfinals

Coughlin Jr. reaches quarterfinals

Five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. lost a close second-round battle with four-time Pro Stock champion Greg Anderson Sunday at Auto Club Rac...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Day no longer #1 after W. Coast Swing

Day no longer #1 after W. Coast Swing

LOS ANGELES — The refrain is becoming a tradition unlike any other, especially after a West Coast Swing like this one.“The Masters canR...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Big Walnut Varsity Sports roundup

Big Walnut Varsity Sports roundup

2016-2017 Season remaining gamesOHSAA – Division 1 – Ohio Capital Conference - Golden Eagles – Red & GoldAngie Pollock, Superint...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


5 charged in ginseng case

5 charged in ginseng case

ATHENS – Five individuals were recently charged with ginseng related violations in Muskingum County, according to the Ohio Department of Natural...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Delaware author keeps ‘Rising Above’

Delaware author keeps ‘Rising Above’

Delaware resident Lu Ann Topovski’s second “Rising Above” book was released last year.The book is “Rising Above Modern Day Rel...

February 25th, 2017 |  


NEWS BRIEFS

NEWS BRIEFS

Hot weather pet care tipPet care expert and Dog Rescuer Gayla Frances Evans reminds pet owners to keep a watchful eye on your pets and others with the...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Autism improves after transplant

Autism improves after transplant

COLUMBUS – Children with autism may benefit from fecal transplants – a method of introducing donated healthy microbes into people with gas...

February 24th, 2017 |  


February wildlife programs available

February wildlife programs available

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is hosting several more family-friendly events for people to enjoy during the rest of February. Ohioan...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio Bill Seeks Safety Limits on Number of Patients Assigned to RNsProposed Law Would Also Set Whistleblower Protection for Nurses

Ohio Bill Seeks Safety Limits on Number of Patients Assigned to RNsProposed Law Would Also Set Whistleblower Protection for Nurses

On Feb. 14, registered nurses with National Nurses Organizing Committee-Ohio/National Nurses United (NNOC/NNU) and elected officials will gather at th...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Study: Road rage is common

Study: Road rage is common

COLUMBUS – Nearly eight out of 10 U.S. drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the past y...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA