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Pam Hobbs, English language arts teacher, Lazares Alternative School

Pam Hobbs, English language arts teacher, Lazares Alternative School

​LEBANON – Teacher Pam Hobbs doesn’t have an easy job, but she finds her work with at-risk youth rewarding.

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State expected to rest its case Tuesday against Beck

State expected to rest its case Tuesday against Beck

The state of Ohio will be prepared to rest its case following the Memorial Day weekend, when the defense team for embattled former Warren County politician Pete Beck will say if it will present a case.

Beck attorney attempts to poke holes in perjury allegations

Beck attorney attempts to poke holes in perjury allegations

A common refrain from Special Agent Rick Ward as he testified in the Pete Beck trial on Thursday was, “I found it not to be true.

Petting farm now open at Kings Island

Petting farm now open at Kings Island

Warren County amusement park Kings Island will head into the Memorial Day holiday weekend with 60 new family members now that one of the region’s largest petting farms, “Snoopy’s Barnyard Friends,” has opened at the 364-acre amusement and waterpark.

BCI investigator testifies on Beck’s alleged perjury

BCI investigator testifies on Beck’s alleged perjury

The state’s final witness in the Pete Beck trial testified Wednesday he helped the Ohio Division of Securities and the Ohio Attorney General’s Office make its case against the former Warren County politician.

Abduction case goes to Butler grand jury

Abduction case goes to Butler grand jury

The case accusing a Monroe man of an attempted abduction was sent to a Butler County grand jury.Following a preliminary hearing Wednesday in Butler County Area II Court, the case against Ronald L.

Buffalo Wings & Rings to open near Kings Island

A new Buffalo Wings & Rings restaurant is scheduled to open this fall in Deerfield Twp. near Kings Island, and its franchise owners are planning several more locations in southwest and central Ohio.

State rep gears up to run for Warren County commission

State rep gears up to run for Warren County commission

State Rep. Ron Maag, facing term limits in the Ohio House of Representatives, is already planning his next political stop.

Tensions rise in Tuesday’s session of Beck trial

Tensions rise in Tuesday’s session of Beck trial

The tension in the courtroom Tuesday in the Pete Beck trial became tight when the witness twice asked the presiding Hamilton County Common Pleas judge to have the defense attorney “stop badgering” him, and prompted a prosecutor to say that attorney was being “unprofessional.

Lebanon restaurants to expand

Two Lebanon eateries are moving forward with expansions.The Village Cellars is planning to redo the facades of the bar-restaurant’s entrances on Mulberry and Mechanic streets.

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Pete Beck trial Day 35

Pete Beck trial Day 35

Former Warren County politician Pete Beck, 62, is facing dozens of criminal charges levied by the state of Ohio for his involvement in Christopher Technologies.

Beck trial continues

Beck trial continues

Pete Beck, 62, is the former Warren County politician facing dozens of criminal counts for his involvement in Christopher Technologies, which includes a charge of corruption.

PHOTOS: Pawn shop raid nets dozens of stolen weapons

PHOTOS: Pawn shop raid nets dozens of stolen weapons

Detectives from the King County Sheriff's Office recently raided the Boulevard Park Pawn near Burien and recovered dozens of stolen weapons.

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