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A motion to exclude state audit findings — and suspended Athens County Sheriff Patrick Kelly's statements during the audit — from his criminal trial has been reviewed by a judge, who approved part of the request and denied the remainder.

According to the Athens County Sheriff's Office, an Athens High School teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student enrolled at the high school.

A new directive was laid out by the judge in the criminal trial of Athens County Sheriff Patrick Kelly that involved social media presence for media.

A report says police departments made 98 arrests last year during human trafficking investigations in Ohio, identifying 181 potential victims

Ohio's top election official is reminding residents that every vote matters after a review of recent election results found some nail-biting contests.

A Columbus-based Ohio National Guard unit won't have to go to West Africa as previously planned to help control the Ebola outbreak in the region.

The jury trial of an Athens man accused of defacing the church directory on the Athens County Courthouse is slated to begin Tuesday in Athens County Municipal Court.

Companies have bid millions of dollars to drill for oil and natural gas beneath several state-owned lands in West Virginia.

On Friday, the state Department of Commerce opened bids for Marcellus shale fracking under several tracts of land.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is suing the federal government over what DeWine calls an unconstitutional health care tax levied on state and local governments.

State environmental regulators say the highest-risk aboveground storage tanks could face a $375 annual fee in a law to protect water supplies.