27, Aug 2014 - Athens, OH Man accused in investment fraud to be sentenced in Athens
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) A man accused of running an investment fraud scheme that lost millions in investor dollars is set to be sentenced. Gregory Crabtree of Proctorville, Ohio, is set for sentencing Tuesday in Athens.
26, Aug 2014 - Allen, OH UPDATE: $12 Million Bond for Former Cop Turned Alleged Drug Kingpin in Southeast Ohio
Brandon Jorge Allen, 29, was arraigned on a 12-count indictment during a hearing Monday afternoon in Athens County Common Pleas Court.
25, Aug 2014 - Athens, OH Sexual assault reported behind police station
An uptown sex incident has led to the arrest and incarceration of a man on a sexual battery charge at the Southeastern Ohio Regional Jail.Â
05, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Ex-wife of Tom Noe sues attorneys years after 'Coingate' scandal
The ex-wife of the man at the center of Ohio's "Coingate" scandal is now suing his trial attorneys.
04, Apr 2014 - Belmont, OH Athens County sheriffâ€™s suspension official
A special commission of retired judges appointed by the Ohio chief justice made public today the paid suspension of Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly. The judges wrote on March 3 that keeping Kelly on the job while heâ€™s facing criminal charges would â€ś adversely affectâ€ť the functioning of the sheriffâ€™s office and the rights of the public.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Local anti-fracking group sues for records, as protesters prepare to take plea
In the latest development in an ongoing legal battle by a local activist group against a Coolville-area injection well for storing wastewater from oil-and-gas drilling, the Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) is seeking a court order to force the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to turn over public records related to the well's permitting.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Court upholds conviction of man convicted of killing daughter-in-law
An Ohio court has rejected the appeal of a southeast Ohio man who was convicted of killing his daughter-in-law, who was found strangled at the bottom of a septic tank in 2011.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Arson suspects back to face charges
One of the two Ohio University students who are charged with setting a fire in a rental home appeared in Athens County Municipal Court Tuesday.