WNKO / WHTH NEWS
Every hour, Monday through Sunday on your local information Radio stations.
KOOL 101.7 fm HD
790 WHTH am
and Buckeye Country 107.7 fm
Back to Local News
|News Headlines from Thursday, May 16, 2019|
NEWARK MAN HELD ON BOND FOR ALLEGED SEX ACTS WITH A CHILD
36-year-old Newark man accused of engaging in sex acts with a
child has pleaded not guilty to all charges.
Charles Sheley faces two counts each of rape and sexual
battery in connection with alleged incidents that took place
earlier this year. Sheley
remains held on $500,000 bond.
LC GRAND JURY INDICTED PATASKALA MAN ACCUSED OF BURGLARY
A Licking County Grand Jury has indicted a 28-year-old Pataskala man accused of breaking into a Johnstown home and attempting to injure a person. Benjamin Ankrom faces several charges including one count each of aggravated burglary and domestic violence. Ankrom is being held on $35,000 bond. He’s scheduled to go to trial in late June.
OHIO FINISHED 4TH IN HORRIBLE HUNDRED LIST FROM HUMANE SOCIETY OF THE UNITED STATES
Ohio finished fourth in the Humane Society of the United States Seventh Annual “Horrible Hundred” list of Puppy Mills and Dog Sellers. John Goodwin, with the Humane Society, says not only can inhumane living conditions affect a dog's mental and physical growth, they can also lead to disease…
Goodwin said unfortunately, the report isn't even "the worst of the worst," because many puppy mills operate under the radar and are never inspected.
LC SHERIFFS OFFICE ANNOUNCE DISPATCHER OF THE MONTH FOR MAY
The Licking County Sheriff’s Office has announced that Courtney Kidwell is the Dispatcher of the Month for May. Dispatcher Kidwell has been with the Licking County Sheriff’s Office for almost one year.
LC SENIOR LIVING EXPO TO BE HELD NEXT THURSDAY AT THE REECE CENTER
The Licking County Senior Living Expo will be held from 9:00am-12:00pm on Thursday, May 23 in the Reese Center on the OSU Newark/COTC Campus. The event is free and open to the public. Those 55 and older are invited to speak with local vendors and advocates, win door prizes, enjoy entertainment and much more.
|KOOL 101.7 / Buckeye Country 107.7 / 790 WHTH bring you the best in local news! Our experienced, talented news staff gets you the most accurate news in Central Ohio! We also use SRN to keep you updated on national events! We use weather from the National Weather Service! For the best local news, turn to KOOL 101.7 / Buckeye Country 107.7 / 790 WHTH!|