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Lancaster, Ohio is located in Fairfield County. Zip codes in Lancaster, OH include 43130. The median home price in Lancaster is $135,500 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Lancaster information.

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Yesterday | WBNS

Number Of Children Infected With Respiratory Illnesses On The Rise In Ohio

Doctors say Enterovirus is common in fall and winter, but this specific type is making it difficult for some children to breathe. "I'm just really overwhelmed.

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Monday | The Columbus Dispatch

Fairfield County woman charged in fatal wreck

A Fairfield County woman was charged today with aggravated vehicular homicide and vehicular assault, accused of causing a weekend crash that killed a motorcyclist and injured his passenger. Devin R. Downour, 20, of Rushville, appeared from Fairfield County jail by video arraignment before Fairfield County Municipal Court Judge David A. Trimmer, who entered not-guilty pleas on her behalf this afternoon.

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Monday | Business Journal

Wyandotte Winery buying Central Ohio vineyard

The Columbus winery is buying Rockside Vineyards LLC in Lancaster for an undisclosed sum in a deal expected to close this month. "When Wyandotte was built in 1977, this was all field and forest up here," co-owner Robin Coolidge told me.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Man killed, girl injured in Lancaster motorcycle crash

The Lancaster Police Department is investigating a fatal crash involving a car and a motorcycle. A man, 63, and his 7-year-old female passenger, were involved in a crash with a black Chevrolet Cruze at East Main and Ewing streets in Lancaster at 6:28 p.m. yesterday, Lancaster police Capt.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Capitol Insider: Kasich gets chapter in actor's book

A busy week of central Ohio campaigning by Gov. John Kasich - combined with Democratic challenger's Ed FitzGerald's decision to hold virtually no public events three weeks before early voting begins - means the incumbent dominated the news last week. Still, there's a lot you probably didn't hear about: Kasich has a chapter in actor Denzel Washington's first book, in which he writes about mentors who helped guide his life.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Chronicle-Telegram

Marjorie Mitchell

Survivors include her son, David Fosselius of Florida; daughters, Diane Clothier of Virginia, Debbie Fosselius of Alabama, Doreen Fosselius of Florida and Dawn Ridenour of Wellington; her sister, Mary Donahue of Lancaster, Ohio; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oswald Mitchell and Dessie Hanley ; sisters, Edna Morgan, Nancy Settie and Barbara Butler; and brother, Richard Mitchell.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Ohio woman credits concealed weapons permit with saving her life

Dinah Burns of Lancaster was walking her dog Gracie Monday on a footpath near Sanderson Elementary School when two men came out of the woods.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Ex-Hocking County police chief pleads guilty to misusing crime data system

A former Laurelville police chief pleaded guilty this morning in a Hocking County courtroom to unauthorized use of property.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Lancaster man convicted of driving drunk, killing pedestrian

A Fairfield County jury convicted a Lancaster man tonight of causing the death of a woman three years ago by driving drunk and hitting her while she walked in the road.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WBNS

Lancaster Schools Using Bus Cameras To Watch Drivers Who Are Illegally Passing

Lancaster City School officials say installing cameras on the side of some of the district's buses has cut down on drivers who illegally pass.

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Rockmill Petite Saison Beer

Here comes another great example of a Belgian Saison that you'd think comes from Belgium, but it's actually an Ohio product.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Trial begins for Lancaster man accused in drunken-driving death

Jury selection began this morning in the trial of a Lancaster man charged with fatally running down a pedestrian while driving drunk.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

In Perry County, jobs top the agenda

The waitress at a local restaurant readily tells you the chicken special was "made today" but the meatloaf is left over from the previous day.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

WBNS

Lancaster Mother Sentenced To Three Days In Jail Over Sex With Two Special Needs Teens

It was an emotional day in court on Friday as Hatchet made a tearful apology for having sex with two special needs boys, while a parent of the victims called Hatchet a sorry excuse for a mother, a woman and a human being.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Business Journal

Anchor Hocking parent sells UK business

EveryWare Global Inc. announced Thursday its wholly-owned subsidiary Oneida International has entered into an agreement to sell its U.K. business to HUK 54 Ltd. Under the agreement, EveryWare Global said it will retain all rights to its Anchor Hocking brand, as well as its Oneida and Saint Andrea brands.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Lancaster bicyclist dies the day after he's found injured

Lancaster police are investigating what happened to a bicyclist who died today after he was found injured late yesterday.

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