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Henry County man died Monday evening in a car-semi crash

A Henry County man died Monday evening in a car-semi crash near Liberty Center. Killed was 30 year old Gary LaVoy of Holgate. According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, around 6 p.m. a Jeep driven LaVoy was westbound on U.S. 24 and collided with the rear of a slow …

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County commissioners address where employees are receiving lab work

County commissioners agreed Monday to encourage employees on the county health care plan to have their laboratory work performed somewhere other than Parkview Physicians Group. Commissioners made their suggestion after hearing from Mike Kurivial, the county’s insurance consultant, of First Insurance Group; Melissa Bodey, senior benefits specialist with County Employee …

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Williams County’s polling equipment to be upgraded

Williams County’s polling equipment will soon be in line for an overdue upgrade, at an as of yet undetermined cost to the county. Currently every piece of equipment used by the county, including polling machines, computers memory cards and more, were purchased in 2006. Complicating matters is a recent mandate …

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Stefan Robert Bates, 26

Stefan Robert Bates, age 26, of Bryan, Ohio, died early Sunday, May 14, 2017, at his home in Bryan, losing his long battle with addiction. Stefan enjoyed listening to music, hanging with his friends and spending time with his family, especially his two nieces. He was active in Recovery Services …

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Chester L. Yates, 84

Chester L. Yates, 84 years, of Alvordton passed away in his residence Sunday, May 14, 2017. Chester was born January 15, 1933 in Wood County, Ohio, the son of the late, Herbert W. and Luluvene V. (Whitman) Yates. He was a 1951 graduate of Highland Park High School and continued …

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8th Annual Antique Car Gathering at Sauder Village Saturday May 20th

More than 100 antique automobiles will be on display at Sauder Village on Saturday, May 20 for the 8th Annual Antique Car Gathering. Antique car collectors from throughout the Midwest are planning to display their antique automobiles at Ohio’s largest living-history village for guests of all ages to see. Sauder …

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Donna Lou Neill, 74

Donna Lou Neill, 74 years, of West Unity, is resting peacefully after passing away Saturday, May 13, 2017, after battling dementia tooth and nail for the past 3 ½ years . Donna was born April 20, 1943 in German Township, Fulton County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Willard “Jack” …

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