Peak of Ohio News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-04-26T05:33:21Z Zarnosky speaks on furry science at ILMS <a href=";id=172730" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Eighth grade science students at Indian Lake Middle School are getting a furry, first-hand lesson on genetics. Local parent and rabbit breeder Lori Zarnosky recently brought several types of rabbits to the classroom. Zarnosky shared the genotype an... 2015-04-26T05:00:00Z Indian Lake’s Hennon to compete for Miss Teen National Title <a href=";id=172728" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Taylor Hennon of Lewistown recently qualified for the 2015 Miss Teen National Competition after competing in the Miss Jr. Teen Columbus Pageant April 12th at the Midland Theatre in Newark. Taylor, in her first-ever contest, was selected as first run... 2015-04-26T05:00:00Z BPD Team Effort Program protects loved ones <a href=";id=172726" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Police Department is pleased to announce the formation of a new program called Team Effort Program, which will help families register their loved ones with the police department who may have issues of wandering away from their care.... 2015-04-26T05:00:00Z Indian Lake High School to host “Tyler’s Light” <a href=";id=172724" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake High School will have a powerful assembly coming up Tuesday April 28th at 8 a.m. The staff there is hoping to head off heroine use and other addictive behaviors. ILHS will host Tyler&rsquo;s Light.&nbsp; Tyler Campbell was a star foot... 2015-04-26T05:00:00Z City heroin dealer arrested; drugs, guns, and cash seized <a href=";id=172690" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A city man was arrested on felony drug warrants at his residence Friday morning around eleven o'clock. The Logan County Joint Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at Steven Burk's 816 West Sandusky Avenue home. Authorities recovered heroin, gu... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z Watson, Fogle named Benjamin Logan Seniors of the Month <a href=";id=172722" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan recently named its Seniors of the Month for April.&nbsp; Name:&nbsp; Ian Fogle Parents:&nbsp; Mary Fogle-Kise and Ed Kise, Tom Fogle Address:&nbsp; West Mansfield School activities and awards:&nbsp; School play, soccer, NHS, AP/UP ... Jeff Kelley 2015-04-26T05:00:00Z City employee commended for life-saving response <a href=";id=172700" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine Parks and Recreation employee Kyle Spence has been recognized for saving a young boy&rsquo;s life last month. Spence was formally presented a letter of commendation by Mayor Ben Stahler, Service-Safety Director Jim Holycross, and Fire ... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z Mary Rutan recognized for third straight year for patient experience <a href=";id=172699" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For the third straight year, Mary Rutan Hospital was among an elite group of hospitals to achieve Healthgrades&rsquo; 2015 Outstanding Patient Experience Award. Mary Rutan Hospital was identified as providing outstanding performance in the delivery ... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z Ohio Hi-Point students advance to SkillsUSA National Competition <a href=";id=172697" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Three Ohio Hi-Point Printing and Graphic Arts students advanced to the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference after placing first in the Career Pathway Community Service competition at the Ohio SkillsUSA Leadership Conference earlier thi... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z Allison, Barnett named Indian Lake Seniors of the Month <a href=";id=172696" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake High School recently named its Seniors of the Month for April. Name: Zach Allison Parents: Keith and Jennifer Allison Address: Bellefontaine School Activities and awards: Soccer, BPA, FCCLA, Key Club, Honor Roll, Honda Academic Achiev... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z DeWine rejects petition for Legalize Marijuana in Ohio Amendment <a href=";id=172694" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Friday rejected the petition for the proposed Legalize Marijuana in Ohio amendment because the summary of the petition was not &ldquo;fair and truthful.&rdquo; On April 17th, the Ohio Attorney General&rsquo;s Office... Bill Tipple 2015-04-25T05:00:00Z Kindergarten Fun Day at Indian Lake <a href=";id=172652" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake Kindergarteners got a chance to check out all kinds of cool stuff from local businesses and organizations Friday. (pictured, Miley Humble, Cheyanne Hurley, Renee Anderson and Lilly Lazo sit in a Russells Point Police Cruiser with Chief J... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Bellefontaine Robotics Club finishes 36th at world competition in Louisville <a href=";id=172651" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Robotics Club had a high school team compete in their very first VEX World's Robotics Competition in Louisville, Kentucky this past week. There were&nbsp;453&nbsp;Vex high school teams,&nbsp;255&nbsp;middle school teams including V... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Girls Night Out draws big crowd, provides inspiration (Audio & Video included) <a href=";id=172650" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The 11th annual Girls Night Out was put on by Logan Acres Senior Community and Mary Rutan Hospital Friday evening at the First Church of God, Bellefontaine. There were eight women who received makeovers, or were pampered for the day Friday by variou... Jeff Kelley 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Burglary suspect flees police, remains at large <a href=";id=172591" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An intruder remains at large after he broke into a west side home Thursday afternoon around 5:55. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that an unknown male entered Mariah Levan's trailer at 1000 Garfield Avenue, Lot 22. An officer on patrol ... Bill Tipple 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Teen arrested for assaulting stepfather <a href=";id=172586" target="_blank"><img src=" County JDC 3-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Indian Lake teen was arrested after he assaulted his stepfather in Russells Point Wednesday night around 9:30. The Russells Point Police Department reports that James Hawley, 37, of 245 Grand Avenue, was attacked at his residence by Jacob Brown, ... Bill Tipple 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Martin, Osborne set to represent Indian Lake at Buckeye Girls State <a href=";id=172579" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two Indian Lake High School juniors will represent our area at the Buckeye Girls State Conference this summer. After an extensive application and interview process, members of the Charles Collins Ladies Auxiliary Post 381 selected Kalyndi Martin, da... Bill Tipple 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Serious injury accident on County Road 1 <a href=";id=172574" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two people were transported following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 1 Friday morning around three o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a wreck near 3243 County Road 1, which is south of County Road 29. The driver lost contro... Bill Tipple 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Indian Lake: Your Boating Destination (Audio included) <a href=";id=172502" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Thanks to the efforts of the Indian Lake Watershed Project and the Indian Lake Development Corporation, Indian Lake has some of the best water quality among Ohio's inland lakes. Why not enjoy that water by cruising the waves on a boat? Boating is o... Nate Dunham 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z Honda leaders stress the need for next generation of manufacturers (Audio included) <a href=";id=172493" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Honda Heritage Center hosted a joint meeting of the Logan and Union County Chambers of Commerce Thursday morning. Nearly 100 community leaders and elected officials heard about the recent growth of Honda. Corporate Affairs Manager Caroline Rams... Bill Tipple 2015-04-23T05:00:00Z