Peak of Ohio News http://www.peakofohio.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2016-09-25T10:42:02Z ILHS Art Club creates pinata for Homecoming parade <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225060" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9251634718-ILHSArtClubFalcon9252016.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake High School Art Club is hoping their latest creation will inspire a win!For the third year in a row, the ILHS Art Club is constructing a giant pinata for use in the Homecoming Community Parade and Pep Rally in downtown Russells Point ... 2016-09-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225060 Kirby and Neeld named BHS Seniors of the Month <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225059" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9251631405-EmilyKirbySeptemberSenioroftheMonth9252016.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School has announced its September Seniors of the Month. Name: Emily Kirby High School: Bellefontaine High School Parents: Joe &amp; Kim Kirby Address: Bellefontaine School activities and awards: Orchestra, Drum Major of BHS ... 2016-09-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225059 DeWine says maker of Suboxone accused of conspiring to maintain monopoly profits <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225054" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10271491937-MikeDeWineatLCRRally102714.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and 35 other attorneys general have filed an antitrust lawsuit against the makers of Suboxone, a prescription drug used to treat opioid addiction. It is over allegations that the companies engaged in a scheme to blo... 2016-09-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225054 County woman charged for taking sister's vehicle <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225034" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9241695529-VirginiaTurnmirephotofromunauthorizeduseofamotorvehiclearrestfrom92316.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A rural Lewistown woman was arrested after she refused to return her sister's car Friday evening. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Virginia Turnmire, 52, of 8573 State Route 366, Lot 36, used a car owned by Carlene Cline, 59, of Lakevi... Bill Tipple 2016-09-24T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225034 Road Construction (Bridge repair work) starting Monday <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225052" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_90212101532-roadwork.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Engineer's Office announced that county forces will be doing repair work on bridge 26-1.60 located on TR 216 in Lake Township between CR 11 and Plumvalley St. starting on Monday September 26th, weather permitting. The road will be c... Jeff Kelley 2016-09-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225052 BES students learn about farming <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225053" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9251623938-BenjaminLoganAgronomicsclasspicture9252016.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>On September 9th the Agronomic Systems class&nbsp;traveled&nbsp;to the Bellefontaine Elementary&nbsp;School. Students spent numerous days prior to the trip planning, making posters, and gathering a variety of animals and pumpkins to give first and se... 2016-09-25T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225053 Logan County Youth Leadership kick-off held at Camp Willson <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225039" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_92416113555-YouthLeadershipKickoffclimbingwallphotoon92216.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Logan County Youth Leadership kick-off was held at Camp Willson earlier this week. High school students from Bellefontaine, Benjamin Logan, Indian Lake, and Riverside participated in team building and problem solving skills with Jason Kimmel, Ca... Bill Tipple 2016-09-24T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225039 King, Cooper named Benjamin Logan Seniors of the Month <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225036" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_92416105946-BetsyKing916.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan recently named its Seniors of the Month. Name: Betsy King Parents: Deron and Nikki King Address: Zanesfield School activities and awards: Key Club, Student Government (Secretary), Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society (President), Na... Bill Tipple 2016-09-24T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225036 Deer archery season opens today <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225027" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_10011181331-new deer.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Hunters can now pursue white-tailed deer in Ohio. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) reports that archery season opens today. Ohio&rsquo;s 2016-2017 deer seasons include: Archery: Sept. 24-Feb. 5, 2017 Youth gun: Nov. 19-20 Gun: N... Bill Tipple 2016-09-24T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225027 Area driver killed in rollover crash <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224953" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9231693824-FatalcrashonConverseRoadinUnionCountyon92316.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An area driver was killed in a one-vehicle rollover crash near Plain City Friday morning around 12:25. The Union County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office reports that Stephen Berry, 56, of Plain City, was driving a 2003 Chevy Z-71 pickup northbound on Converse... Bill Tipple 2016-09-23T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224953 County man arrested on drug trafficking warrants <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224947" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9231685126-RobertRatleffphotofromtraffickingindrugsarrestfrom92216.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A local man was arrested on felony drug warrants following a traffic stop on Route 33 near State Route 540 Thursday afternoon around 4:20. The Bellefontaine Police Department stopped an eastbound 2003 Chevy Cavalier. Passenger Robert Ratleff, 43, o... Bill Tipple 2016-09-23T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224947 Kaffenbarger, Stidam named Indian Lake Seniors of the Month <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224949" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9221644001-NateKaffenbargeron916.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake recently named its Seniors of the Month. Name: Nate Kaffenbarger Parents: Paul and Denise Kaffenbarger Address: DeGraff School Activities and Awards: Football, Basketball, Key Club, National Honor Society, Spanish Club, Business Profe... Bill Tipple 2016-09-23T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224949 Ohio Hi-Point Weekly showcases Diesel Tech (Video included) <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=225040" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_6161484553-OhioHiPointCareerCenterphotonearmainentranceon61314.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Each week, Ohio Hi-Point Career Center students are producing a video that spotlights a person or program at the school. Here is more with two female students touting the Diesel Tech program. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9eP-Z3OB00&amp;feature=... Bill Tipple 2016-09-24T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=225040 Indian Lake students learn about voting <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224948" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9221641047-IndianLakehostsboardofelectionsleaderson92216.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake students who are 18-years-old are getting registered to vote in the upcoming presidential general election. Several students who are eligible to cast a ballot in the November election met with officials from the Logan County Board of Ele... Bill Tipple 2016-09-23T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224948 Teen driver cited for county crash <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224937" 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 teen driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 2 east of County Road 5 (near Zanesfield) Thursday night around eight o'clock. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that Bradley Clawson, 18, of Lakeview, was driving a 1996 M... Bill Tipple 2016-09-23T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224937 Interact Leadership Retreat conducted at Camp Willson <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224894" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9221695834-Canoeinginteract92216.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Rotary Club sponsored the 2nd Annual Interact Leadership Retreat for high school Interact Club members from Bellefontaine, Benjamin Logan, and Riverside at Camp Willson Thursday. Every Interact Club carries out two service projects... Nate Dunham 2016-09-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224894 Local driver cited for T-Bone crash on Main Street <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224861" 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>A local driver was cited following a T-Bone crash at the intersection of South Main Street and Lake Avenue Wednesday afternoon around 3:35. The Bellefontaine Police Department reports that Davi Stoltzfus, 24, of Bellefontaine, was driving a 2011 Dod... Bill Tipple 2016-09-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224861 Mary Rutan Foundation partners with city and county to purchase lifesaving equipment <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224856" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9221685344-MaryRutanFoundationdonatesAEDsfrom916.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Grant dollars totaling $10,000 were provided by Mary Rutan Foundation to the City of Bellefontaine and the Logan County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office for the purchase and replacement of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to be placed and used througho... Bill Tipple 2016-09-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224856 Repeat drunk driver crashes on county road <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224852" 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 repeat drunk driver was arrested following a one-vehicle crash on County Road 2 near County Road 142 (between East Liberty and West Mansfield) Wednesday night around 11:10. The Logan County Sheriff's Office responded to a truck in the ditch. Roge... Bill Tipple 2016-09-22T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224852 Three wanted for counterfeit bills in Urbana and West Liberty <a href="http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&amp;id=224804" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.peakofohio.com/shared/inc/client/5/articles/thumbs/t_9211661428-CCSOPersonsofInterestphoto292116.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Three people are being classified as persons of interest for passing counterfeit one-hundred dollar bills in Urbana and West Liberty. The Champaign County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office is asking for the public&rsquo;s help in tracking down the individuals.... 2016-09-21T05:00:00Z http://www.peakofohio.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=5&id=224804