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B.J. Bethel

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Ohio country band booted from Lee Brice concert, rib fest after Charlottesville Facebook post
 Rodney Parker and Liberty Beach, a country band from Sylvania, was booted from Northwest Ohio Rib Off and an opening slot for Nashville star Lee Brice after complaints over a Facebook post. Singer Rodney Parker, on his personal Facebook page, posted Tuesday about the Charlottesville, Va., protests. The Toledo Blade, which sponsors the...

Posted: 8 hours ago

Rodney Parker and Liberty Beach, a country band from Sylvania, was booted from Northwest Ohio Rib Off and an opening slot for Nashville star Lee Brice after complaints over a Facebook post. Singer Rodney Parker, on his personal Facebook page, posted Tuesday about the Charlottesville, Va., protests. The Toledo Blade, which sponsors the...
Three nurses at Ohio hospital treated with Narcan after responding to OD patient
 Three nurses at Affinity Medical Center in Massillon were given Narcan after treating an overdose patient at the hospital Thursday. After cleaning the hospital room, the three became sick and lost consciousness. Investigators said they were treated with Narcan. They believe they suffered secondary exposure after treating an overdose patient...

Posted: 4 days ago

Three nurses at Affinity Medical Center in Massillon were given Narcan after treating an overdose patient at the hospital Thursday. After cleaning the hospital room, the three became sick and lost consciousness. Investigators said they were treated with Narcan. They believe they suffered secondary exposure after treating an overdose patient...
Three Ohio nurses treated with Narcan after responding to OD patient
 Three nurses at Affinity Medical Center in Massillon were given Narcan after treating an overdose patient at the hospital Thursday. After cleaning the hospital room, the three became sick and lost consciousness. Investigators said they were treated with Narcan. They believe they suffered secondary exposure after treating an overdose patient...

Posted: 4 days ago

Three nurses at Affinity Medical Center in Massillon were given Narcan after treating an overdose patient at the hospital Thursday. After cleaning the hospital room, the three became sick and lost consciousness. Investigators said they were treated with Narcan. They believe they suffered secondary exposure after treating an overdose patient...
Kid Rock still getting support for Michigan Senate seat; Nugent says he’s not running
 Kid Rock is still showing support in polling despite his lack of an official announcement. In the last poll posted Aug. 2 by RealClearPolitics from Target Insyght showed Kid Rock losing to Democrat incumbent Debbie Stabenow by eight points, but that might not be Rock’s biggest concern if he runs. He jumped other Republican contenders...

Posted: 5 days ago

Kid Rock is still showing support in polling despite his lack of an official announcement. In the last poll posted Aug. 2 by RealClearPolitics from Target Insyght showed Kid Rock losing to Democrat incumbent Debbie Stabenow by eight points, but that might not be Rock’s biggest concern if he runs. He jumped other Republican contenders...
Ohio State football hero considering run at Congress
 Anthony Gonzalez, the former Ohio State wide receiver who wowed fans with his clutch catches and his amazing grab in a 2005 win at Michigan, is considering a run for Congress. According to multiple reports, Gonzalez recently met with the National Republican Congressional Committee and expressed interest in joining the ballot for Ohio&rsquo...

Posted: 5 days ago

Anthony Gonzalez, the former Ohio State wide receiver who wowed fans with his clutch catches and his amazing grab in a 2005 win at Michigan, is considering a run for Congress. According to multiple reports, Gonzalez recently met with the National Republican Congressional Committee and expressed interest in joining the ballot for Ohio&rsquo...
Famed Cleveland Clinic facing criticism for gala at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago
 The Cleveland Clinic, a world recognized top hospital, is facing pressure to move its 2018 winter gala and fundraiser from President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida. According to Cleveland.com, the hospital has hosted the benefit and gala at Mar-a-Lago for eight years. The hospital received push back for hosting...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Cleveland Clinic, a world recognized top hospital, is facing pressure to move its 2018 winter gala and fundraiser from President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida. According to Cleveland.com, the hospital has hosted the benefit and gala at Mar-a-Lago for eight years. The hospital received push back for hosting...
State will audit Toledo for first time since 1985
 The Ohio auditor will go over the city of Toledo’s books this year, not a private firm.  Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson asked the state to look into the city’s finances following a public disclosure of an $8 million fund that sat idle for five years, according to the Toledo Blade.  The paper said the idle money was the result...

Posted: 7 days ago

The Ohio auditor will go over the city of Toledo’s books this year, not a private firm.  Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson asked the state to look into the city’s finances following a public disclosure of an $8 million fund that sat idle for five years, according to the Toledo Blade.  The paper said the idle money was the result...
Former Red Jay Bruce clears waivers, setting up possible trade
 Former Cincinnati Reds all-star Jay Bruce cleared waivers Friday, making him eligible to be traded by the New York Mets. According to reports by MLBTradeRumors.com and Fox’s Ken Rosenthal’s Twitter, Bruce can now be traded with the only exceptions being teams on his eight-team no-trade clause. The Mets tried dealing Bruce...

Posted: 11 days ago

Former Cincinnati Reds all-star Jay Bruce cleared waivers Friday, making him eligible to be traded by the New York Mets. According to reports by MLBTradeRumors.com and Fox’s Ken Rosenthal’s Twitter, Bruce can now be traded with the only exceptions being teams on his eight-team no-trade clause. The Mets tried dealing Bruce...
Tipp Pride releases renders of new football stadium
 The Tipp Pride Association unveiled renderings of the city’s new football stadium Tuesday. The group unveiled artwork of the new proposed stadium at Tipp City Park, where the current stadium is located and where the new stadium will be constructed. The TPA is soliciting donations to pay for the $5.6 million proposed cost to build the...

Posted: 14 days ago

The Tipp Pride Association unveiled renderings of the city’s new football stadium Tuesday. The group unveiled artwork of the new proposed stadium at Tipp City Park, where the current stadium is located and where the new stadium will be constructed. The TPA is soliciting donations to pay for the $5.6 million proposed cost to build the...
Reports: Latest North Korean missile could reach Chicago, East Coast
 The North Korean Hwasong-14/KN20 intercontinental ballistic missile fired Friday by North Korea could hit Washington D.C. or New York City, according to thediplomat.com, while other sources estimated it could hit Chicago or Denver. The website, citing sources in the U.S. government, said based on the missile’s flight time...

Posted: 18 days ago

The North Korean Hwasong-14/KN20 intercontinental ballistic missile fired Friday by North Korea could hit Washington D.C. or New York City, according to thediplomat.com, while other sources estimated it could hit Chicago or Denver. The website, citing sources in the U.S. government, said based on the missile’s flight time...
Reports: Latest North Korean missile could hit Chicago, East Coast
 The North Korean Hwasong-14/KN20 intercontinental ballistic missile fired Friday by North Korea could reach Washington D.C. or New York City, according to thediplomat.com. Other sources estimated it could hit Chicago or Denver. The website, citing sources within the U.S. government, said calculations based on the missiles’ flight...

Posted: 18 days ago

The North Korean Hwasong-14/KN20 intercontinental ballistic missile fired Friday by North Korea could reach Washington D.C. or New York City, according to thediplomat.com. Other sources estimated it could hit Chicago or Denver. The website, citing sources within the U.S. government, said calculations based on the missiles’ flight...