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  1. Marriage licenses issued in Franklin CountyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Chambersburg >> The following marriage license applications dated April 11 to 22, 2014, are part of the public record at Franklin County Courthouse.

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  2. Group of Ohio Prosecutors Objects to Some of Death Penalty Task Force's Reform IdeasRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    ... that they say they want lawmakers to consider if they're going to change the death penalty law. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien says one suggestion is to allow a presentation on behalf of the victim in the sentencing phase of a capital trial. ...

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  3. Reynoldsburg police arrest six in undercover stingRead the original story

    Yesterday | This Week Community News

    ... charges, the third woman, Rachel McIntyre, 25, Rustic Ledge Drive, Columbus, was arrested on an outstanding Franklin County felony warrant for possession of cocaine, Kiser said. She was transported to the county jail. The fourth woman, a 26-year-old ...

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  4. Bones Could Be Those of Katelyn MarkhamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKRC-AM Cincinnati

    The Franklin County Coroner's Office says an official determination hasn't been made but they're believed to be the remains of Katelyn Markham of Fairfield, Ohio.

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  5. Bones believed to be southwestern Ohio woman'sRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    ... are believed to be those of a 21-year-old Ohio woman whose skeletal remains were found in the same area. The Franklin County Coroner's Office says an official determination hasn't been made but they're believed to be the remains of Katelyn Markham ...

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  6. Kasich woos GOP throng at Franklin County fundraiserRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Almost 1,000 people plopped down at least $100 apiece to hear Gov. John Kasich last night, making the annual Lincoln-Reagan dinner the biggest fundraiser in Franklin County GOP history.

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  7. Coroner: More skeletal remains found, believed to be of Katelyn MarkhamRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... ABOUT UNSOLVED MURDER CASES. GOOD EVENING, I'M SHEREE PAOLELLO. AND I'M MIKE DARDIS. MORE BONES FOUND IN FRANKLIN COUNTY INDIANA, BELIEVED TO BE FROM KATELYN MARKHAM. WLWT NEWS 5'S JACKIE CONGEDO REPORTS ON THE NEW HOPE TO FIND A KILLER. (DAVE ...

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  8. Judge denies ex-Ohio lawmaker early prison releaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    ... nearly $130,000 in campaign funds for personal use and failed to list campaign expenditures for six years. Franklin County Judge Colleen O'Donnell said in her Tuesday ruling that "a bargain is a bargain." She said early release would demean the ...

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  9. Bones Believed To Be Southwestern Ohio Womana sRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... are believed to be those of a 21-year-old Ohio woman whose skeletal remains were found in the same area. The Franklin County Coroner's Office says an official determination hasn't been made but they're believed to be the remains of Katelyn Markham ...

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  10. Franklin County won't send corrected ballots to replace ones already sentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Franklin County Board of Elections will not mail absentee ballots that now contain the name of Sheriff Zach Scott to Democratic voters who received earlier ballots without Scott's name.

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  11. Unexplained shooting will cost man 12 yearsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... why he shot a guard in the parking lot of a Walmart on the Northeast Side and stole his truck. He told a Franklin County judge today he had been partying at a nearby apartment complex and smoked marijuana that seemed to be "laced with something." ...

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  12. Four prosecutors make their own recommendations on Ohio's death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... their own recommendations for lawmakers to consider if they're going to change the death-penalty law. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien says one suggestion is to allow a presentation on behalf of the victim in the sentencing phase of a capital ...

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  13. Prosecutors criticize Ohio death penalty reviewRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... Ohio law already offers protections against putting the young and people with mental disabilities to death. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien and others were also upset by a proposal requiring strict evidence for a death sentence such as DNA or ...

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  14. Unemployment rate falls in countyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    ... Licking County sits on the eastern edge of a one of the state's lowest unemployment regions, with Franklin County at 4.9 percent, Delaware at 4.1 percent, Fairfield at 5.3 percent and Knox at 6.1 percent. To the east, Muskingum County has an 8.6 ...

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  15. Cuyahoga County continues to lead state in absentee ballots cast for May primaryRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... Absentee voting for military and overseas voters began on March 22 and for all other voters on April 1 2014. Franklin County has received the second most absentee ballots -- 5,548 by mail and 388 in person -- and has received 13,687 absentee ballot ...

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  16. City leaders recall Steube's no-nonsense styleRead the original story

    Monday | This Week Community News

    ... Frances Steube, an iconic figure in town who was "without peer." She was born Aug. 6, 1922, and raised in Franklin County, near Groveport. She graduated from Groveport High School in 1940 and spent the last 50 years of her life in Canal Winchester. ...

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  17. Farmer says mulch company is dumping on her landRead the original story

    Monday | This Week Community News

    ... material being dumped and other documentation of her efforts to get various Madison Township, Columbus and Franklin County agencies to come to her aid, all of which have so far failed, she said. Trustee Gary McDonald reiterated Ratliff's response ...

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Ohio State University has started a campaign to vaccinate more students and employees against mumps as an outbreak continues to spread.

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  19. Court puts sheriff on ballot for committee postRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ohio.com

    ... on the May primary ballot for a Democratic party committee post. The court's ruling Monday overturns the Franklin County elections board and a county appeals court that said Sheriff Zach Scott's name shouldn't be on the ballot for a state central ...

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  20. Hilliard man sentenced to 20 years for killing motherRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... for work on April 1. They also found Dunkle unconscious on his bed after having ingested pills and alcohol. Franklin County Common Pleas Judge David E. Cain imposed the sentence, which was recommended by prosecuting and defense attorneys as part of ...

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