22, Jul 2014 - Scioto, OH Decision on youth prison is set for Thursday
IRONTON -- A decision on whether Lawrence County will use the former youth prison in Franklin Furnace, Ohio, to house prisoners is scheduled to be made at the Lawrence County Board of Commissioners meeting at 9:30 a.m. Thursday.
21, Jul 2014 - Scioto, OH Judge dismisses lawsuit against Penn National
A judge in Columbus has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to prevent Penn National Gaming from relocating live horse racing to Dayton from Toledo. The former owners of Lebanon Raceway filed an administrative appeal against the Ohio State Racing Commission for permitting Penn National to transfer its horse racing license from Raceway Park in Toledo to the new Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway. The ...
04, Apr 2014 - Scioto, OH Ohio challenges feds' effort to limit seclusion
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio is challenging federal officials' legal efforts to get a court to limit solitary confinement used to discipline boys with mental health disorders throughout the state's juvenile prison system. The Justice Department calls the practice rampant and sought an order to limit seclusion at ...
01, Apr 2014 - Scioto, OH Mumps outbreak at Ohio State grows to 32 cases
WARREN, Ohio - The owner of a Niles massage parlor is in the Trumbull County jail after being taken into custody on an arrest warrant. The warrant for Chong Suk Williams was issued on February 6 after More >>