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Ohio River Village Seeks Cemetery Upkeep Funding

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio River village lacking funding to maintain its cemeteries is seeking help from local voters through a levy on the May ballot. The Cincinnati Enquirer ( ) reports members of New Richmond’s cemetery board were so unhappy with the...

Ohio City Supports Naming Road For Neil Armstrong

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Officials in a southwest Ohio city support a plan to name a new stretch of state highway for astronaut Neil Armstrong, who lived in the area after becoming the first man to walk on the moon. The Dayton Daily News ( ) reports the proposal calls for labeling a...

Ex-Ohio State Player Gets 4 Years In Drug Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University football player previously caught up in the school’s memorabilia scandal has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to drug trafficking. The sentence issued Thursday in Franklin County for...

Stahl named Christian Clearing House director

Tammy Stahl has been appointed as the new executive director of Christian Clearing House. Stahl has over 10 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations, including the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio. Most recently she was the marketing director for Christian Clearing...

Former Ohio State Player Pleads To Drug Charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University football player previously caught up in the school’s memorabilia scandal has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to drug trafficking. The sentence issued Thursday in Franklin County for...

American Hockey League

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. No games scheduled Springfield at St. John’s, 6 p.m. Norfolk at Adirondack, 7 p.m. Hartford at Manchester, 7 p.m. Toronto at Utica, 7...

At A Glance

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title c-Ceased operations NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Cincinnati 4, Evansville 1 Evansville at Wheeling, 7 p.m. Greenville at Gwinnett, 7:05 p.m. Orlando at Elmira, 7:05 p.m....

Ohio Gay Marriage Ban Challenged In Federal Court

CINCINNATI (AP) — Civil rights attorneys are arguing that a federal judge should prohibit Ohio officials from enforcing the state’s ban on gay marriage. The attorneys will deliver closing arguments in the matter Friday before federal Judge Timothy Black in Cincinnati. Their...

Police: Man Charged With Raping Teen At Bus Stop

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 36-year-old Columbus man has been charged with raping a 13-year-old girl who was waiting for a school bus. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1lt3W6B) that Antonio J. Fillmore was charged with two counts of rape Thursday. Columbus...

Driver faces felony OVI charge after crash

A two-vehicle collision at a Findlay intersection Thursday night injured both drivers, and one was then arrested on a felony charge of drunken driving, Findlay police reported. The drivers, Ray A. Nye, 45, of Hancock County, and Richard Gold, 70, of Findlay, were both taken by...