Category: Frankfort

State testing self-driving cars in Ross and Pike counties

Last week, the Ohio Department of Transportation received a grant from the federal government that will allow 32 rural counties in the state to test self-driving cars,...

City councilman announces his candidacy for Ohio House

City Councilman Caleb Johnson announced his candidacy for the Ohio House of Representatives last Thursday on the steps of the Fayette County Courthouse. He is running as...

Man arrested in Ross County with rifles; claimed he was going to shoot up Walmart

A man has been arrested by Ross County deputies and charged with making terroristic threats. Michale Graham, 21, was charged over the weekend with inducing panic and...

Medical helicopter responding to severe Ross County crash

The Highway Patrol has confirmed to the Guardian that they are on the scene of a serious accident in Ross County. The patrol has old route 35 closed near County 900...

Chillicothe City Pool closed due to machinery failure

The city pool in Chillicothe is closed today and tomorrow as a result of mechanical failures. The city reported that due to a significant mechanical failure with an...

U.S. 50 reopens in Highland County

A bridge replacement project on U.S. Route 50 in Highland County is nearing completion, and the route is now open to traffic. U.S. 50 has been reopened midway between...

Phone lines down at Ross health department

The phone lines at the Ross County Health District are down. Representatives with the health department said that an overnight storm Tuesday night caused the phone lines...

Governor DeWine signs bill taxing hemp, making it officially legal

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has signed Senate Bill 57, which directs the Ohio Department of Agriculture to draft rules to regulate the licensing and processing of hemp,...

Governor declares state of emergency for Ross, Pike, Fayette and other counties

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that he has declared a state of emergency in 63 Ohio counties where severe weather caused serious highway damage last month....

Adena Health Foundation Awards over $111,000 Health Care Scholarships

The Adena Health Foundation has awarded scholarships to 77 area students pursuing degrees in the health care field. In total, $111,300 in scholarship funds have been...

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