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City sees drop in general fund revenue
City officials plan to keep a watchful eye on its general fund revenue moving forward after experiencing a 2 percent drop six months into the year compared with the same time frame in 2013.
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Hidden heroin leads to felony charges
What began as a traffic stop turned into an arrest on three felony charges Saturday.
Hair salon run by 23-year-old to open Aug. 1
Kayla Simmons sees big things on the horizon for downtown Chillicothe and is happy to be a young business owner planning to be a part of the revitalization of the downtown business district.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Early deficit too much for Paints to overcome
Chillicothe's Patrick Riehl has had trouble finding a groove early in several of his recent starts, and that again was the case Sunday in the Paints' 7-3 loss to East Division-leading West Virginia.
An international image
A plus-size Chillicothe woman's controversial self-portrait set off something of a media firestorm this past week, leaving her emboldened -- but also exhausted -- by all of the attention.
Information Reward for Arson Murder
The family of a WWII veteran and great-great grandfather killed in his Ohio home nearly three years ago is renewing a $5,000 reward for information that helps solve the cold case, saying that justice is long overdue.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Smith family renews reward offer
With the three-year anniversary of local resident Harry Smith's murder approaching in October, the World War II veteran's family is again offering a reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case.
Playground work to begin in August
Plans to replace aging playground equipment in Yoctangee Park should come to fruition soon as work on the $300,000 project is set to begin next month.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Medical Helicopter to Move to Chillicothe
"Anytime we look at any of our bases we have to evaluate what the needs are in that area compared to other areas and where we might best serve the patients that need us most," said MedFlight Chief Operations Officer Tom Allenstein.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Columbus man missing in Chillicothe
Jeffrey Brown, 50, was staying with his sister on the north side of Columbus. He has mental issues and moved to Ohio with her about seven months ago from Texas when their father died.
Three Drug Raids In Chillicothe
On July 16, 2014 the Chillicothe Police Department with assistance from the Ohio Organized Crime Commission served three drug search warrants in the city.
Kopeckys' return spotlights Paper City Music presence
I love live, original music. Like anyone else, I have my favorite genres -- Americana, rock, alternative with a little of most everything else thrown in.
It's time for Annie's Law
It would be easy to think that supporting Annie's Law -- named after former Chillicothe attorney Annie Rooney, who died a year ago -- is simple because the law originates from a drunken-driving death in Ross County, one which devastated two families and a great portion of a community.
MedFlight moving Lancaster helicopter to Ross County
MedFlight is changing its business plan in Lancaster and moving its medical helicopter to Ross County and replacing it with a Mobile Intensive Care Unit ambulance, MedFlight officials announced today.
Solar panel array to help heat, power Ohio prison
CHILLICOTHE, OHIO: A large solar panel project at a prison will save taxpayers $245,000 in annual energy costs while training inmates to install and maintain the panels as a route to future jobs, the state prisons agency said.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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Ohio teen accuses Instagram of size discrimination
Samm Newman knows what she is. "I'm a big girl, I'm proud, and I post lots of body love."
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Two Arrested During Burglary Sunday Afternoon
On Sunday afternoon, June 13th, Officers from the Chillicothe Police Department were dispatched to the area of Water street and Watt Street in reference to a burglary in progress.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Muskingum University Kelsey Heiss, of Chillicothe; and Shelby VanHoose, of Kingston, were named to the dean's list at the end of spring semester at Muskingum University in New Concord.
Ohio opens multiservice prison inmate rehab center
The center at Ross Correctional Institution in Chillicothe houses the Ohio Adult Parole Authority, Alvis House, the day reporting program of the Ross County sheriff, and EXIT, a halfway house for former offenders.