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UPDATED: Chardon shooter recaptured; questions rise about Lima prison

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A teenager convicted of killing three students at an Ohio high school scrambled over a fence to escape a state prison with two other prisoners and was captured early this morning, nearly six hours later hiding near a church, authorities said. T.J. Lane, 19, was...

Wolf? Dog? Animal shot dead near Leipsic

Whatever it was, Leipsic residents won’t have to worry about it anymore. The Leipsic Police Department sent out an alert last night that said the animal, possibly a wolf, was killed. The alert said the animal was shot two miles east of the village. Officers had tried to...

Committee says security, discipline are concerns at Lima prison

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prisons oversight committee says security management and inmate discipline are concerns at the unit that housed a killer of three who escaped and was recaptured. The report by the Correctional Institution Inspection Committee says conditions have...

All three escapees, including Chardon killer, recaptured near Lima

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A teenager convicted of killing three students at an Ohio high school scrambled over a fence to escape a state prison with two other prisoners and was captured nearly six hours later hiding by a church early today, authorities said. T.J. Lane, 19, was caught...

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Fostoria citations Thursday: • Officer advised he issued a citation for speeding in a school zone following a traffic stop at a Park Avenue location. • Officer issued a citation for speeding in a school zone following a traffic stop at a Park Avenue location. •...

School shooter escapes prison

LIMA (AP) — The convicted killer of three Ohio students at a high school cafeteria escaped from a prison Thursday night and a search was underway in northwest Ohio, police said. Nineteen-year-old T.J. Lane escaped along with two other inmates from a prison in Lima, about 80...

Goal of Rice probe: ‘To get truth’

NEW YORK (AP) — The two NFL owners overseeing the investigation into how the league pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case pledged Thursday to make the findings of the probe public, and said their goal was “to get the truth.” New...

St. Wendelin bounces Lakota in Sandusky River League play

Olivia Zimmerman notched 14 points with three aces, seven digs and five kills to lead St. Wendelin to a 25-13, 25-23, 25-23 win over Lakota Thursday night in Sandusky River League volleyball. Becca Starn totaled eight kills, eight blocks and six points and Allie Rutter...

St. Wendelin, Lakota split

KANSAS — St. Wendelin and Lakota split a pair of junior high volleyball matches Thursday, with St. Wendelin taking the seventh-grade contest 16-25, 25-16, 25-15 and Lakota claiming the eighth-grade encounter 25-6, 23-25, 25-22. Ashlee Shiley recorded 15 points with eight...

Fostoria beats Lake twice

Malik Jackson returned a punt 43 yards for a touchdown and ran for the two-point conversion Thursday as Fostoria Junior/Senior High School downed Lake 8-6 in a seventh-grade football game. Fostoria thumped Lake 40-18 in the eighth-grade contest. Both Fostoria teams evened their...