COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohioans can see whether phone numbers, email addresses or screen names belong to registered sex offenders under a new feature added to the state's online database. Attorney General Mike DeWine announced the change Thursday in a news conference with the Buckeye State Sheriffs' Association. The state's sex offender registry lists people convicted of sex crimes and labeled sex offenders. The public can search the database by name or location to find offenders. The offender...
Francillon Chery, 43, moved through life having a dead left leg for nearly 29 years.
Congressman David McKinley attended a roundtable discussion on gun control in Hancock County on Thursday.Everyone from Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher, to gun owners, to sportsman club members, got involved in the heated discussion, where they covered topics from who should be allowed to carry guns to how to protect children in schools.West Virginia has the most gun owners but the lowest crime rate. That was just one of the facts McKinley brought up during the roundtable discussion. He ...
Man Who Allegedly Stole Steubenville Water Department Vehicle for Use in Burglaries Appears in Court
The man who allegedly stole a water department vehicle to use in six burglaries was indicted by the Jefferson County Grand Jury on Thursday.
The following fireworks shows have been scheduled for the Ohio Valley.
A man still on the loose after a shooting at a Steubenville apartment complex in June was indicted by the Jefferson County Grand Jury on Thursday.
One man was arrested on outstanding warrants Friday afternoon in Bellaire.
A local man is searching for a 300 pound antique bell that was stolen from a former Wheeling church on Sunday.