2 hrs ago
'I can do anything I want on my property!' he screamed, and fired three more rounds. GunFAIL XLVIII
One of the lightest weeks in child shootings in recent memory. Congratulations, America! I found just three children accidentally shot this week, ages 3, 4 and 8. Unfortunately, there doesn't seem to be any way of just shutting the flow off completely, but it's nice to finally see fewer than a half dozen or so.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Schools can begin plans to build
Chillicothe City Schools has officially been offered a place in line for school construction funding.
The Columbus Dispatch
Veterans' treatment addresses both mental illness, substance abuse
G. Michael Holmes is succeeding in a Columbus Veterans Affairs program that provides combined treatment for vets who have both mental illness and substance-abuse problems.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Daily Caller
Unarmed woman accidentally shot in head by police during raid
Police are now saying the shot that killed an unarmed Ohio woman during a botched drug raid was purely accidental-and the officer who fired the shot didn't even know that his gun had gone off.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Man Indicted for Stabbing His Brother
On Friday, a Ross County Grand Jury indicted a Chillicothe man who is accused of stabbing his brother.
Woman accidentally killed during Ohio drug raid
CHILLICOTHE, OHIO: Authorities say a woman was killed in an accidental shooting by a law-enforcement officer during a drug raid in rural central Ohio.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Ross County Church Leaders Fighting Back After More Than 30 Break-Ins
Houses of worship have been targeted by thieves in Chillicothe. The number of congregations they have struck is growing by the day, according to investigators.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The office was also ransacked according to local officials
A new local charitable group has become the target of thieves, joining the list of churches and other non-profits that are reporting recent break-ins.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Chillicothe hospital has been recognized for their efforts
The Chillicothe Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been recognized for its contribution to positive energy changes as part of the Federal Energy Management Program.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Conditions are improving, but some crews are still working...and expecting the next storm.
Ohio Department of Transportation District 9 crews near Chillicothe were wrapping up their operations Saturday morning following yesterday's storm.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Hirsch re-elected as farm bureau head
A Ross County farmer will continue to lead the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation through another term.
Chillicothe Jaycees will start sorting gifts Monday and passing them out as soon as the families are complete as part of their Special Santa program.
The Columbus Dispatch
Church thieves pull 18 break-ins in a month
Someone broke into the little brick church not once, but twice. The first burglar got away with a little bit of cash.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Rock for Tots
Area children's charities stand to benefit from the annual Rock for Tots Charity concert and auction, which will be held this Friday night.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Dave Rave returns to Chillicothe Saturday
Doors open at 9 p.m. at The Bank, 27 W. Second St. Disc jockey entertainment of electro house, progressive, techno and bass music will be provided by B-Funk, of Athens; NetworkEDM, of Columbus; OZMTZ, of Cleveland; and .Harry.
Music enhances Christmas classic
An angel will indeed have more than one chance to get its wings as a bell rings throughout this weekend in downtown Chillicothe.
Stage Play Weekend
Theater buffs are in for a treat this weekend with two separate productions taking place in Chillicothe.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Public records: Recent Fairfield County Court rulings
On Oct. 23, Mohney was sentenced to 12 months in prison, suspended in lieu of community control; issued a six-month driver's license suspension.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Teachers must - get it'
The overwhelming majority of school teachers are well aware that while to err is human, even one mistake jeopardizing the health or safety of a child is too many.
Rudolf Run And Glow Walk
The Annual Rudolf Run-Glow Walk K takes place this Thursday, December 5th. The run which benefits southern Ohio survivors, starts at the Ross County YMCA and goes through Yoctangee Park and downtown Chillicothe.