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Charles Leonard Wycoff

Charles Leonard Wycoff

Charles Leonard Wycoff, 76, of Hopedale, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Feb. 13, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born Oc.t 19, 1939 in New Cumberland,...

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Beware of Online Dating Scams

Beware of Online Dating Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—As Valentine’s Day approaches, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers that some online daters are con artists in disguise. Some...

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Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

Threat centered on Hopedale Elementary

HOPEDALE – Sheriff’s cruisers lined the front of Harrison East Elementary in Hopedale Monday afternoon. Parents were notified with a recorded message...

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Scio accident shuts down Main Street

Scio accident shuts down Main Street

SCIO – An accident on Harrison 9, which runs through Scio, shut down a portion of Main Street Monday morning after a Dodge Ram pickup truck plowed into a...

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Scammers continue to target AEP Ohio customers

Scammers continue to target AEP Ohio customers

The Harrison County Sherif passed along an e-mail issued by AEP to inform customers of scammers operating in Ohio. BE ALERT. SCAMMERS CONTINUE TO TARGET AEP OHIO...

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Clark pleads guilty

Clark pleads guilty

HARRISON COUNTY – After a long delay for Wesley B. Clark’s pre-trial hearing Tuesday morning, it was announced that Clark would plead guilty to aggravated...

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DeWine Warns of Five Top Job Scams

DeWine Warns of Five Top Job Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned about five of the most common scams targeting people looking for jobs or extra income. In 2015,...

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DeWine Introduces Online Student Loan Resource Center

DeWine Introduces Online Student Loan Resource Center

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today the Ohio Attorney General’s Office has developed a comprehensive online Student Loan Center...

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DeWine Warns Consumers to Avoid Lottery Scams as Jackpot Rises

DeWine Warns Consumers to Avoid Lottery Scams as Jackpot Rises

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to avoid lottery and sweepstakes scams as the estimated Powerball jackpot hits $800 million. In...

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