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Ambulance driver was using phone at time of fatal crash Patient ejected at I-71 off Ohio 13 exit ramp, pronounced dead at the scene Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1s408iI An ambulance driver was using the GPS on her cellphone at the time of a fatal crash on Aug. 15, according to a statement she made to the Ohio Highway Patrol. A patient in the ambulance was killed when the vehicle rolled over at Interstate 71 and Ohio 13. The traffic crash report was obtained by the News Journal.
Police Calls: Guns stolen from Mansfield residence Police calls are a compilation of newsworthy items from around Richland County. Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1s2HLed 500 block of Park Avenue East - Five batteries were stolen Saturday after five people were allegedly involved in a shoplifting incident.
Churchwomen helped usher in telephone The women's society of the Congregational Church helped connect Mansfield Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1tOtIFl The introduction of the telephone to Mansfield in 1877 came not from business and civic leaders, but from the women's society of the Congregational Church. "Speaking telegraphs" had been tinkered with since the 1830s, but Alexander Graham Bell won the practical patent race in 1877.
Drug suspect surrenders after sweep Sweep led to six arrests earlier in week Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1rZZwdU Tyler Rice, 30, wanted on a felony warrant for trafficking in heroin, surrendered Thursday, according to the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force. He is in the Richland County Jail.
Woman in crosswalk struck by car, treated for broken hip A 73-year-old man may face charges after he struck a woman with his vehicle Thursday. Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1rZkJVv A 73-year-old man may face charges after he struck a woman with his vehicle at an area Walmart Thursday.
Campus survey findings to be released OSUM-NCSC campus-community survey findings on Sept. 17 Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1rYEiNE The public is invited to The Ohio State University at Mansfield at 12:30 p.m. Sept.
Our National Anthem's 200th Anniversary is Saturday , and Mansfield will Celebrate with a Star Spangled Banner Celebration, around the blockhouse in South Park, off Brinkerhoff Avenue in Mansfield. Local historian, Sundra Peters, told WMAN News, a US Flag with 15 Stars and 15 stripes will be raised by BoyScouts at 12 noon.
A second call for "Justice for Brian" is made in downtown Mansfield. The mother of Brian Garber, who was shot and killed by Richland County sheriff's deputies during a domestic violence call in March, staged a second protest Thursday in front of the courthouse.
This weekend , come on down to the 12th annual Strutt Your Mutt Dog Walk and Canine Festival . The event, sponsored by the Humane Society of Richland County, will be held at the Richland County Fairgrounds located at 750 North Home Road in Mansfield, Ohio.
Demolition order kept in place on house near St. Pete's The city will move ahead on a demolition order on a house owned by Gail Guzzo Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1tzaAe6 The city is set to lower the boom on a West First Street house that neighborhood watch leaders sought to have demolished. Gail Guzzo, owner of 125 W. First St., was not successful Tuesday in an appeal of a demolition order on the vacant structure.
Mansfield volunteers tutor children in HOSTS program A Mansfield City Schools volunteer program helps student practice reading and writing Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1tz6v9M For the past ten years in the Mansfield City Schools district, adults from the community have taken to that idea though a volunteer tutoring and mentoring program for elementary school students. The program is called HOSTS: Helping One Student to Succeed.
SCORE honors businesses, volunteers Central Ohio Chapter 384 of SCORE helps new businesses succeed Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1rXee5x LaDonna Secrist, the owner of The Squirrel's Den downtown Mansfield, was among the businesses honored Wednesday by the Central Ohio Chapter of SCORE. "I just want to thank SCORE for all the things they've done for me through the years," she said.
Getting out the vote will be the topic when Emerald Hernandez, director of governmental affairs for the Ohio Civil Services Employees Association, joins the Richland County Democratic Women's Caucus at its meeting Monday at 6 p.m., at the K.E. McCartney Memorial Building, 16 S. Park St., Mansfield.
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Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:44 pm
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