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News

Remembering a witty, happy go lucky young man

COMMERCIAL POINT — Maybe the grief was dampened by the morning rain, or maybe the spirit of a young man thwarted its presence. Whatever the… Read more

Sudden Oak Death disease detected in plants from Walmart

LOGAN — On July 16, the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA), in coordination with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USD… Read more

Duo to push opioid settlement toward hospitals

COLUMBUS, Ohio — West Virginia University President Gordon Gee and former Ohio Gov. John Kasich are creating a nonprofit that will fight to… Read more

States reach robocall initiative with service providers

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today announced that 12 phone service providers have agreed to adopt anti-robocall pract… Read more

Jack Whitaker, Hall of Fame sports broadcaster, dies at 95

NEW YORK — Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat’s Triple Crown to short es… Read more

Woman to woman: Female Trump backers try to sell his message

DES MOINES, Iowa — President Donald Trump’s campaign is rallying and training a corps of female defenders, mindful that Trump’s shaky stand… Read more

Sports

Tigers sweep Mustangs in season-opener

A late dose of junior middle hitter Kenzie McConnell allowed Circleville to capture an exciting first set on Thursday on its way to a 28-26… Read more

Tigers take pair of matches from Blue Lions

It was a winning night on Thursday for both the Circleville boys and girls soccer teams in Washington Court House. Read more

Braves move to 4-0 with win over Bulldogs

Logan Elm remained unbeaten on the young season with a 4-1 Mid-State League Buckeye Division win on Thursday over visiting Bloom-Carroll. Read more

Braves drop contest to Panthers

Logan Elm was unable to hold onto early momentum on Thursday in a 25-23, 16-25, 19-25 and 15-25 non-league loss to visiting Miami Trace. Read more

Comment

Viewpoint: Your child may be eligible for several school fee waivers

As schools send out their annual supply lists, make sure you know your rights. Parents of children eligible for free lunch can receive fee … Read more

Editorial: Trump’s ‘public charge’ on immigrants diminishes the American spirit

The United States is built on the backs and dreams of immigrants, people who left strife-filled homelands in the hope of a better life. It … Read more

Community

Walk to End Alzheimer's walk Saturday at park

Alzheimer’s affects a good many Americans and this Saturday local residents can take part in help in combating the disease. Read more