Latest News for: Guernsey office


Boy burned when fire ignites while refueling a lawn mower

The Daily Jeff 17 May 2021
OLD WASHINGTON — A 13-year-old boy suffered multiple burns Saturday when a fire ignited while he was refueling a lawn mower at a Larrick Ridge Road farm. The boy reportedly suffered burns to his torso and neck ... Subsequent calls to the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office reported the fire had spread to the outbuilding and then the garage ... .

Public Record: Clerk of Courts Liens filed in April

The Daily Jeff 14 May 2021
Cases filed with the Guernsey County Clerks of Courts office during April 2021. Tax liens. Ohio Department of Taxation vs. American Concrete Surfaces LLC, Cambridge. Amy's Helping Hands LLC, Cambridge. Battle Horse Knives LLC, Cambridge, sales tax. Cannavibes LLC, Senecaville, sales tax ... Richard S ... Lanny R ... Jeanine J ... Jeannine Larrick, Guernsey, sales tax ... G.

Null sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for role in slaying of Newark resident

The Daily Jeff 13 May 2021
"Given all of her convictions, Ohio law requires the court to merge the charges into one for sentencing," said Guernsey County Prosecutor Lindsey Angler. "The prosecutor's office then selects the charge on which the defendant will be sentenced ... Murder case bound over to Guernsey Co.

Local News Briefs: Mowing underway on county roads

The Daily Jeff 11 May 2021
The Guernsey County Highway Department has started mowing along roadways with two crews from Quick Mow Inc ... The Guernsey County Port Authority will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday in the conference room at the Guernsey County Community Improvement Corporation office, 9900 Brick Church Road south of Cambridge.

Townships left out of latest COVID-19 stimulus bill

The Daily Jeff 09 May 2021
Monroe Township Trustee Virgil Quillin said trustees in northern Guernsey County are in the same situation ... "There was no mention of townships," said Guernsey County Commissioner Dave Wilson following the Ohio Budget & Management Office's Local Government Update on April 29 ... Cambridge Township is the largest township in Guernsey County.

Commissioners: Deputy McCance will take over EMA when Gerry Beckner retires

The Daily Jeff 07 May 2021
Beckner has served with the Guernsey County EMA office for 23 years, the last 18 years as director ... After retiring, Beckner plans to tend to jobs around the house until her husband, Tom, retires from the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office at the end of August.

Bond set for man who lied to police about his identity

The Daily Jeff 06 May 2021
A California man who reportedly assumed his brother's identity when he was arrested by city police officers is facing a new charge filed in the Cambridge Municipal Court ... Riggleman, 32, faces a first-degree misdemeanor charge of falsification for allegedly lying to officers and identifying himself as Dylin C ... He told officers he could not breath.

Local news briefs: Clerk of Court releases April report

The Daily Jeff 05 May 2021
Guernsey County Clerk of Courts Jennifer Johnson released the following activities report for April 2021. Civil miscellaneous filings, 21. Foreclosures, 1 ... Guernsey Soil and Water will host a cover crop meeting at 6.30 p.m. on May 27 at the office on Old National Road.

Local News Briefs: Carpenter wins Franklin B. Walter Award

The Daily Jeff 04 May 2021
Walter All-Scholastic Award for Guernsey County from the Ohio Educational Service Center Association ... Cambridge-Guernsey ... Business and Professional Women announce officers. The Guernsey-Noble Business and Professional Women voted to retain the current officers for another year.

Trial continued for man accused of abandoning dogs

The Daily Jeff 03 May 2021
All nine offenses are second-degree misdemeanors filed by the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office ... Guernsey County Dog Warden Karla Kerns said the Department of Agriculture is working with another agency to finalize the report ... Hallie Nesselroad before being placed temporarily at the Guernsey County Animal Shelter.

Local news briefs: County closing Vocational Road for a slip repair

The Daily Jeff 30 Apr 2021
The Guernsey County Highway Department will close Vocational Road between Ideal Road and Conquer Hill Road at 8 a.m ... Thursday, May 27 in the central office.Cambridge-Guernsey Co ... The Cambridge-Guernsey County Community Improvement Corporation will meet at 8 a.m.

Early voting off to slow start for May Primary

The Daily Jeff 29 Apr 2021
Early voting is underway for the May 4 Primary Election, but not all Guernsey County residents will have issues to vote on ... According to Lori Bamfield, executive director of the Guernsey County Board of Elections, between the two issues there are less than 2,000 voters who are eligible to vote in this election.

Wellness check turns up 3 loaded firearms, cash and suspected drugs

The Daily Jeff 29 Apr 2021
A wellness check request for a motorist at a Cambridge gas station Tuesday led to the discovery of suspected narcotics, three firearms and a significant amount of cash by city police officers ... Officers charged the driver, Donald W ... He remains incarcerated in the Guernsey County Jail.

Rolling Hills, sheriff dispute claims on video about a kill list and stabbing

The Daily Jeff 28 Apr 2021
School officials contacted the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office during the evening hours Tuesday and an investigation was conducted by law enforcement ... "We will continue to work closely with the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office and rely on their expertise in such matters," said Dettra.

Felony dismissed during preliminary hearing; two cases bound over to higher court

The Daily Jeff 27 Apr 2021
Knight facing multiple charges after day of calls to Guernsey County sheriff ... A charge for aggravated possession of drugs, a third-degree felony filed against Denise Miller, 34, Byesville, by the Guernsey County Sheriff's Office was bound over to the Guernsey County Common Pleas Court following a hearing Friday.