Court Upholds Death Sentence For Cleveland Killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man condemned to die for shooting a woman at a Cleveland laundry mat. The court’s 6-1 ruling came in the case of Jeremiah Jackson, convicted of killing Tracy Pickryl in 2009 at the end of a...

Guardsman Accused Of Child Sex Abuse Due In Court

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and his stepdaughter at their home is scheduled for arraignment Friday on an updated, 35-count indictment that includes intimidation charges. Prosecutors allege in court documents...

Dominion, Duke Propose $5B Natural Gas Pipeline

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners are proposing a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Gas is being relied upon to generate...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The (Findlay) Courier, Sept. 2 It may be too early to get excited about the November election, but, when the time comes, Ohio voters again will have plenty of opportunities to do their part....

Dominion, Duke To Build $5B Natural Gas Pipeline

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners have proposed building a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Gas is being relied upon to...

WWII Vet, 86, Beaten Outside Ohio Hospital

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say an 86-year-old World War II veteran is recovering after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visiting his ailing wife. WCPO-TV ( ) reports that Paul Browning was outside Good Samaritan Hospital when the attack happened...

Funeral Set For Ohio Guardsman Killed On Highway

GRANVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Funeral services are scheduled for a 29-year-old Ohio National Guardsman who was hit and killed while changing a flat tire on the side of an interstate highway. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Nathan Richeson was killed on Interstate 77, just south of...

Search To Resume For Boy In Southwest Ohio River

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they expect to resume the search for a young boy who fell into a southwest Ohio river. Emergency crews suspended the search for the child in the Great Miami River at about 11:30 p.m. Monday and planned to resume Tuesday morning. The...

Dissolving Of Ohio Village Takes Time

ORIENT, Ohio (AP) — Apparently, making a village disappear is more difficult than it looks. Although it’s been nearly a year and a half since the residents of Orient voted to dissolve the central Ohio village, little has been done toward that end. Residents of the village...

Fostoria railroad crossings closed until Sept. 10

Several railroad crossings in Fostoria will be closed for approximately a week, according to a news release from Fostoria Safety Service Director Allyson Murray. CSX Railroad has scheduled repairs to railroad crossings on Fremont, High and Sandusky streets. Repairs will begin...