Column: Shared sacrifice needed in pension crisis

Column: Shared sacrifice needed in pension crisis

In Mid-July, Ohio Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman chaired a hearing in Columbus on the multi-employer pension plan (MEPP) crisis. Reading the c...

August 19th, 2018 updated: August 20th, 2018. |  


Bellville police reports

Bellville police reports

July 30 Bellville — On the listed date and time, Officer was dispatched to local business for a possible hit-skip on an employee’s vehicle. Off...

August 17th, 2018 updated: August 17th, 2018. |  


Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest an wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

Disparity in funding between Ohio’s poorest an wealthiest school districts has changed little in 20 years

New study shows little has changed since landmark DeRolph Ohio Supreme Court case COLUMBUS — Despite 20 years of effort by the Ohio Legislature, ...

August 15th, 2018 updated: August 15th, 2018. |  



Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

Donley Auto Group donating a Ford Ecosport to United Way campaign

MANSFIELD — Donley Auto Group will offer a New Ford EcoSport to one donor who contributes $260 or more to the United Way Campaign in their respectiv...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


Avita opens new facility in Bellville

Avita opens new facility in Bellville

BELLVILLE — Avita Health System celebrated the completion of its newest medical facility — Avita Bellville — with a ribbon cutting and open hous...

August 10th, 2018 updated: August 10th, 2018. |  


Special Bellville Village Council meeting Aug. 13 deals with sanitary sewer service agreement

Special Bellville Village Council meeting Aug. 13 deals with sanitary sewer service agreement

BELLVILLE -- Bellville Village Council will have a special meeting August 13, at 5 p.m. at the Bellville Police Department to do the second reading on...

August 9th, 2018 updated: August 9th, 2018. |  


NASCAR at Mid-Ohio this weekend

NASCAR at Mid-Ohio this weekend

LEXINGTON — This weekend, for the sixth time, the NASCAR XFINITY Series will stop at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The Rock N Roll Tequila 170 Present...

August 8th, 2018 updated: August 9th, 2018. |  


Gallery: Cruisers bring 100+ year old cars to Bellville; Photos by Russ Kent

Gallery: Cruisers bring 100+ year old cars to Bellville; Photos by Russ Kent

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August 6th, 2018 |  


Land re-zone on next Bellville council meeting agenda

Land re-zone on next Bellville council meeting agenda

Seven acres near I-71 would be used for residential housing BELLVILLE – A proposal to rezone seven acres of land along the I-71 corridor — for ...

July 28th, 2018 updated: July 28th, 2018. |  


Column: Working on saving the pensions Ohioans earned

Column: Working on saving the pensions Ohioans earned

Last week, thousands of workers and retirees came to Columbus to demand Congress solve the crisis threatening the secure retirement these Americans ea...

July 26th, 2018 updated: July 26th, 2018. |