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Escaped Allen Oakwood inmate found dead in Ohio River
HENDERSON, Ky. — Bradley Gillespie, an inmate who escaped Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution last week, has been found dead in the Ohio River after a multiple-day manhunt, according to officials from the Henderson Police Department in Kentucky.
Allen-Oakwood escaped inmate still at large, questions on how escape occurred remain
LIMA — As of Friday, it has been three days since the public was notified of the escape of Bradley Gillespie and James Lee from the Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution in Lima.
Search for escaped Allen-Oakwood inmate continues in Kentucky
HENDERSON, Ky. — Efforts continue in Kentucky to locate an inmate who was reported Tuesday to have escaped the Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution in Lima.
Escaped Allen-Oakwood inmates located in Kentucky, one recaptured
LIMA — One of the two inmates who had escaped from the Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution has been recaptured in Kentucky, while the other eluded capture in Kentucky and remains at large.
Two inmates escape from Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution
LIMA — Two inmates escaped from Allen-Oakwood Correctional Institution Tuesday.
Jim Brown, all-time NFL great and social activist, dead at 87
CLEVELAND (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown, the unstoppable running back who retired at the peak of his brilliant career to become an actor as well as a prominent civil rights advocate during the 1960s, has died. He was 87.
Man fatally shot engine factory coworker in feud over woman, police say
MORAINE, Ohio (AP) — A feud over a woman led one man to fatally shoot his coworker and then shoot himself in the head at a General Motors engine factory in Ohio, police said.
Ohio board approves August ballot question meant to thwart abortion rights push
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A ballot question seeking to make it more difficult to amend the Ohio Constitution was cleared for an August ballot on Thursday, and teams of Republican and Democratic lawmakers assigned to write pro and con arguments, respectively, to be presented to voters.
Marcia Latta marks retirement with gratitude for people who give
FINDLAY — A new building under construction means plans and permits to the engineers, dust and noise to the neighbors, and a new office or home to the first occupants.
Ohio Senate OKs higher education bill limiting diversity training
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill that would ban nearly all diversity and inclusion training requirements at Ohio’s public colleges and universities, prohibit faculty strikes and bar public universities from taking stances on “controversial” topics cleared the GOP-dominated Ohio Senate Wednesday on a 21-10 vote.