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Lee I. Hart, 79

Lee I. Hart, 79, of Bryan passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan.  She was born on April 22, 1943 in Akron to Bernard and Florence (Trover) Leach.  On August 13, 1977 she married Richard E. Hart at George Bible Park in Montpelier, and he …

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H. Dan Lyons, 84

H. Dan Lyons, 84, of West Unity and formerly of Montpelier passed away at his home on Friday, May 27, 2022.  He was born on July 11, 1937 in Montpelier to Elsea R and Grace E. (Gilcher) Lyons.  Dan graduated from the Ohio School for the Blind in 1955.  His …

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Mary E. Whitman, 78

Mary E. Whitman, age 78, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 11:44 A.M. on Thursday, May 26, 2022, in her home, surrounded by her family. Mary was a 1962 graduate of Bryan High School and was a longtime babysitter in her home and later had been employed as a social …

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Lonnie Andrew Richmond, 39

Lonnie Andrew Richmond, 39, passed away unexpectedly on May 20, 2022 in Angola, IN. Lonnie was born on Feb 23, 1983, to Andrew Richmond and Gladys Janeway, who survive. The older brother to Elizabeth (Matthew) Brown, Andrea (Marshall) Wages, and Alisha (Michael) Snyder. He also has an older brother, Tory …

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Ivy Hesselschwardt, infant

Ivy Hesselschwardt, passed away peacefully in her parents’ arms, early Tuesday morning, May 24, 2022, at Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville, Ohio. She is the daughter of Joe Hesselschwardt and Angela Shibler. Surviving are her parents; three siblings, Landyn Porter, Blaine Hesselschwardt and McCartney Porter; maternal grandmother, Diane Wofford of Pleasant …

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Burris Is Sentenced

An Archbold man gets 4 to 6 years in prison in a Fulton County courtroom. Scott Burris, 32, was accused of assault in a domestic incident, last fall. Prosecutors tell the court…Burris, who pled guilty back in March…caused physical harm to an adult male and an adult female during an …

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Injury Accident In DKC

A teen gets cut out from her car after it is hit…head-on by a minivan on County Road 28 in DeKalb County. Witnesses tell officers…the minivan was heading west…then suddenly…the driver crosses the center line…smashing into the hatchback, driven by the 18-year-old girl. She has a broken arm…mended at an …

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The Latest On The Map Flap

The Democratic nominee for Ohio attorney general files a criminal complaint against the five Republican members of the state’s redistricting commission…a day after the Ohio Supreme Court rejects the commission’s legislative maps…for a fifth straight time. State Rep., Jeff Crossman says the filing seeks charges of dereliction of duty and …

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Again?

AquaBounty Technologies files a second Water Withdrawal and Consumptive Use Permit Application for what it calls the East Well Field. Officials say…if approved, it would nullify the previous application. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Water Resources is currently reviewing the application for completeness…filed on May 12 for …

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Daugherty Goes To Prison

A West Unity man gets 18 months in prison…for a drunken driving crash in Fulton County. We reported David Daugherty, 41, had previously pled no contest and was found guilty of aggravated vehicular assault and DUI…all in a Sept. 2020 crash.

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