Tyler Mathias

COLUMBUS MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO MURDER, AGGRAVATED ROBBERY, AND ENGAGING IN A PATTERN OF CORRUPT ACTIVITY

Darius Wynn, 28, of Columbus pleaded guilty Thursday to murder (an unclassified felony), aggravated robbery (a felony of the first degree), engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity (a felony of the first degree) and two firearm specifications. Sentencing is set for Wednesday, August 28 at 8:30 AM. He faces a maximum penalty of life in prison with parole eligibility …

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Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging Honored with 2024 USAging Aging Innovations & Achievement Award for Technology Program

Ontario, OH– The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. (AAA5) proudly announces that it has been awarded the prestigious 2024 USAging Aging Innovations & Achievement Award in the Technology category for its “Expansion of Programs Through the Use of Technology” initiative. This award was presented at USAging’s 49th Annual Conference and Tradeshow in Tampa, FL, recognizing AAA5 as …

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Delaware Man sentenced for Rape of a Minor

A 38-year-old Delaware man has been sentenced to 8-12 years in prison for rape of a minor. He has also been classified as a Tier III sex offender. On July 11, 204, and following a 3-day jury trial, a Delaware County jury found Kyle Butler guilty of rape. Butler was sentenced to 8-12 years in prison by Judge Schuck on …

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City of Delaware Budget Document Earns National Award

Work by the City of Delaware Budget and Finance Departments have earned the City the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Award for the FY 20224 budget. This is the fourth consecutive year that a City of Delaware budget has been recognized with an award of distinction. In order to receive the award, the document had to satisfy nationally recognized guidelines …

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McClellan hired to guide Owls soccer program

GAMBIER, Ohio — In an announcement made Monday, Jill McCartney, Kenyon College’s Director of Athletics, Fitness and Recreation, stated that Sarah McClellan was hired to become the sixth head coach of the Owls women’s soccer program, which just completed its 40th season of varsity play. McClellan, who will commence coaching duties at Kenyon on August 1, comes to campus after …

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Patrol Enters Nationwide “Best Looking Cruiser” Contest

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol has entered the 11th annual “Best Looking Cruiser” contest sponsored by the American Association of State Troopers (AAST). Voting for the best-looking cruiser began today, July 15, at 10 a.m. and will end on July 29 at 12 p.m. Visit the Patrol’s Facebook, Twitter or Instagram pages and click the link in any of our …

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Public Open House for SR 229 and SR 61 Intersection Improvements

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) would like to invite you to an upcoming public meeting to receive your input on improvements that have been developed to address safety issues at the intersection of State Route (SR) 229 and SR 61 located west of the Village of Marengo in Bennington Township, Morrow County. Recently, the area surrounding the intersection has …

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Three Traffic Fatalities in Licking County in June 2024

The Licking County Health Department’s (LCHD) Safe Communities Coalition reported three crash fatalities in the county during June 2024. In June 2023, there was one crash fatality reported. Year-to-date (June 30, 2024), there have been eight crash fatalities in Licking County. At this time last year, there were seven crash fatalities year-to-date (June 30, 2023). Our sincere condolences to the …

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CONTROLLED HUNTING APPLICATIONS OPEN UNTIL JULY 31

Applications for Ohio’s public land controlled hunts are being accepted until Wednesday, July 31, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. These hunts provide special chances for people to pursue deer, waterfowl, doves, pheasants, and more on public lands during the 2024-25 season.The Division of Wildlife as well as the Division of Parks & Watercraft …

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Sawmill Extension-Section Line Roundabout Work to Begin

Section Line Road will be closed for 45 days beginning July 22 for the construction of a roundabout intersection at the Sawmill Parkway extension. The closure will be between Pittsburgh Drive and U.S. 42. The detour route for through-traffic includes Pittsburgh Drive, London Road, and U.S. 42. Quarry access will be maintained from the south. Work is scheduled to be …

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