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Changes Come to Ross Sheriff Office
A few changes have been made in the Ross County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff George Lavender told Clear Channel News Monday morning that Colonel T.J. Hollis has been reclassified as "chief deputy", which makes him the Lavender's second-in-command.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
WCHO-FM Washington Court House
Fayette County Crash Claims Life
The Fayette County Sheriff's office is investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred at 4:40 a.m. Sunday morning, on Robinson Road near the intersection of Camp Grove Road in Wayne Township.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Good Guy-Bad Guy Golf Outing
The Fraternal Order of Police is holding its annual Good Guy-Bad Guy Golf Outing in Chillicothe next month to raise funds to benefit local children in need.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Chillicothe has ties to All-American Georgian lacrosse star
Roman Boothe, the son of longtime Ross County residents David and Clare Boothe, has established himself as one of the best lacrosse players in southeast Georgia as the 10th grader from Johns Creek High School was named a 2014 Brine National High School All-American and selected to play in the 2014 Brine National Lacrosse Classic.
Public records: Chillicothe Municipal Court
8B. Charge 2 dismissed with prejudice in consideration of plea to charges 1 and 3, guilty, fined $150 and court costs, ordered to pay restitution to victim, sentenced to one year of probation, ordered to complete 35 hours of community service, driver's license suspended for 180 days.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Ohio city thinks it may have cure for heroin problem
Chillicothe Mayor Jack Everson met with members of Gov. John Kasich's staff to present his city's plan for dealing with the heroin epidemic.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Temperatures so far are nothing compared with 2013 heat
After a relatively mild start to the month, Tuesday's temperatures were reminiscent of the heat wave that gripped the area around this time last year.
Deceased local attorney's family files suit
The family of a deceased local attorney has filed a civil suit in Ross County Common Pleas Court for damages after she was killed in a head-on collision last year.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Error shuts down veterans' fish fry
Fish fries on the third Saturday of each month at the American Legion in Kingston have been a tradition since 1947, but that tradition almost came to an end.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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
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.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Silent auction, hog roast headline Benefit for Laila
A young girl who led Ross County Relay For Life survivors around the first lap of the team event to fight cancer in June will be the focus of a benefit Saturday at Bishop Flaget School.
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.
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.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Ross County Authorities Seize Drugs
According to Sheriff Lavender, Larry Gee was stopped for a traffic violation on and seized items "consistent with the manufacture of methamphetamine."
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Public Records: Restaurant Inspections
Inspection reports can be viewed in their entirety at the Ross County Health District's Environmental Health Office, 475 Western Ave., Suite 3A.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
New center to help inmates move from prison to society opens
"My goal was to keep people out of prison and save money for education and others things," former director of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Terry Collins said at the opening of the facility.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Free Produce Giveaways in Ross County
Ross County Hunger Coalition partners and community volunteers will conduct a series of free produce distributions through the end of the year, 10am to noon, at all locations: For all events, individuals must bring a photo ID and sign a form that verifies their income eligibility.
Inmate Murder Trial Delayed
An aggravated murder trial for an RCI inmate set to start today in Ross County Common Pleas has been delayed to October.