Peak of Ohio News http://www.peakofohio.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2017-12-13T04:27:09Z Indoor golf facility holds opening ceremony (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256861" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_121317123515-PuttandPlayGolfCenterribboncutrtingon121317.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A new business has recently opened in Bellefontaine. The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for Putt and Play Golf Center, 209 W. Columbus Ave., was held on Wednesday afternoon. The 18 hole indoor putt putt course and two golf simulator boot... Cole McDaniel 2017-12-13T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256861 Chamber names Christman Citizen of the Year (Audio & video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256846" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_121317101314-BudChristmanandfamilyon121217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated a successful 2017 and presented three special awards at their annual dinner Tuesday night. About 100 community leaders gathered at the Fion Wine Room near Huntsville. President Tim Hart was recogn... Bill Tipple 2017-12-13T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256846 T-Bone injury crash near Friendly Senior Center <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256838" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_8071510638-BellefontaineEMS.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local driver was injured in a T-Bone crash on South Main Street Tuesday afternoon around 3:25. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Carole Spring, 79, of Lewistown, was driving a 2013 Hyundai Sonata northbound on Main Street when she a... Bill Tipple 2017-12-13T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256838 County man cited for weather-related rollover crash near Logansville <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256837" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6251282513-LoganCountySheriffVehiclesideview.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A county man was cited following a one-vehicle rollover crash on County Road 58 west of County Road 21 (near Logansville) Tuesday morning around ten o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that James Holbrook, 57, of Lakeview, was driving... Bill Tipple 2017-12-13T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256837 City Council nearing solution to medical marijuana issue; BFDA brokers third deal (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256812" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12121784100-BellefontaineCouncil121217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The whole committee public hearing prior to the regularly scheduled meeting was a spirited discussion about whether the city should create legislation that would provide the opportunity for businesses to dispense medical marijuana. Several speakers ... Mike Vetorino 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256812 Carolers spread cheer in Zanesfield for a good cause (Audio & video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256811" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12121784130-ZanesfieldChamberCarolingNight2121217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>How far would you go to spread a little Christmas cheer? A small group of volunteers braved flurries and the coldest night of the season to sing Christmas carols in Zanesfield. The group sponsored by the Zanesfield Chamber of Commerce was singing c... Nate Dunham 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256811 Making snow and ready to go; Mad River Mountain season preview (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256794" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12121714912-MadRiverMountainfaceon121217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Mad River Mountain opened for their first two days of the season over the weekend. The resort will be closed through Thursday for snowmaking in order to build the base. Office hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. [audio:12121720636-MikeMihnovetsinterv... Cole McDaniel 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256794 Structure fire destroys barn in rural Logan County <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256792" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12121713430-8505CountyRoad13barnfirephoto1on121217.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A structure fire destroyed an Amish family's barn near DeGraff Tuesday afternoon around 1:20. The DeGraff Fire Department along with mutual aid from Indian Joint, Lakeview, Quincy, and Maplewood responded to Johnnie Wagler's 8505 County Road 13 farm... Bill Tipple 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256792 Traffic stop leads to felony drug arrest in Lakeview; heroin recovered <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256775" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12121793032-KaitlynKlaasphotofrompossessionofheroinarrestfrom121117.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A driver was arrested on a felony drug charge following a traffic stop in Lakeview Monday morning around 1:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Kaitlyn Klass, 25, of Bellefontaine, failed to come to a complete stop at the intersection ... Bill Tipple 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256775 City traffic stop leads to drug charge for county teens <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256774" 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>Two county teens were issued drug-related summonses following a traffic stop on the city's east side Monday morning around 12:45. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Tanner Walls, 16, of East Liberty, pulled from Speedway, 600 East Sand... Bill Tipple 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256774 Passed out driver arrested on alcohol-related charge <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256768" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6251282915-LoganCountySheriffsOfficeJailComplexsignfrom612.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local driver was arrested on an alcohol-related charge near Bellefontaine Monday afternoon around 5:40. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Ashley Bradley, 31, of Huntsville, fell asleep behind the wheel. Initially, deputies responded ... Bill Tipple 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256768 Drunk driver arrested near Indian Lake High School <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256765" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_20613113316-WashingtonTownshippolicecruiser213.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A drunk driver was arrested following a traffic stop at State Route 235 and State Route 274 Monday afternoon around 5:50. The Washington Township Police Department stopped Joshua Stone, 36, of Huntsville, for an equipment violation. Officers notice... Bill Tipple 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256765 Students represent BHS well at OMUN <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256761" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12111762550-bellefontianeomun.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School recently sent four teams to Ohio Model United Nations. The conference was held at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center in Columbus. This year there were a total of 202 teams with 1,500 students, making it the largest OMUN yet... Abbi Adelsberger 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256761 West Liberty Council calls for special meeting later this week (Audio included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256737" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12111795114-WestLibertyCouncil121117.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>West Liberty Village Council called for a special meeting Monday night. The special meeting will be conducted on Friday at 5 pm to discuss employee insurance benefits. Insurance talks have given the village issues over the last few years due to incr... Nate Dunham 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256737 West Mansfield released from fiscal emergency <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256734" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_1251590052-DaveYostStateAuditor12515.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Auditor of State Dave Yost released the village of West Mansfield from fiscal emergency Monday after local officials took steps to put the village back on a sound financial footing. &ldquo;Congratulations to village residents and their elected leade... 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256734 Benjamin Logan has strong weekend at OMUN <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256730" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12111752457-BLOMUNSouthAfrica121117.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ohio Model United Nations is a three-day global education simulation experience in which students learn about the complete operations of the United Nations and its role as the world&rsquo;s largest international peacekeeping and humanitarian organiza... Nate Dunham 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256730 City police quickly solve vehicle theft; man arrested on felony charge <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256710" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_121117120246-JoshuaSnyderphotofromtheftofamotorvehiclefrom12817.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Police Department responded to a vehicle theft at Speedway, 600 East Sandusky Avenue, Thursday morning around 8:30. Scott Reule, 39, of Bellefontaine, left his 2005 Ford Explorer running and unattended at a gas pump. Moments later... Cole McDaniel 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256710 Man arrested for assault with a vehicle in Bellefontaine <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256704" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_121117101957-JoseLunaphotofromassaultarrestfrom121017.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Kentucky man was arrested after he dragged a local man with a vehicle in Bellefontaine Sunday night around eight o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Jose Luna, 37, was picking up his brother's Lincoln Navigator, which was repai... Bill Tipple 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256704 Teen driver cited for injury accident on County Road 39 <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256702" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6211231152-LoganCountySheriffsOfficevehiclecloseup612.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A teen driver was cited for causing a two-vehicle injury crash on County Road 39 near County Road 105 (between Huntsville and Belle Center) Saturday afternoon around 5:20. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Dawn Birt, 18, of Russells Poi... Bill Tipple 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256702 Indian Lake hosts holiday concert; The Messiah performed <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=256695" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_12111774014-TheMessiahatILHSphoto2from121017.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Hundreds of voices lifted high in praise and Christmas spirit during the second annual concert of holiday selections from G.F. Handel's The Messiah Sunday evening at the Indian Lake High School Auditorium. More than 250 local singers from the Indian... Bill Tipple 2017-12-11T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=256695