Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:53:02 GMT
A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
Findlay businessman is transforming century-old buildings on South Main Street into
an urban oasis.
work has been going on for months, and at least one building is finished. While
the historic shell of the building looks the same, it now houses luxury loft apartments
with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, a video intercom and
building, originally owned by Ohio Bell, has stood on South Main for nearly 100
years. Jim Heck, owner of Heck Rentals and now the building, says rather than
tearing down the structure like several others that have been demolished on
North Main this year, he wants to preserve the city's history and modernize it.
just reinvented the building, basically," Heck said. "And that's my philosophy
on all of these downtown buildings. You have to reinvent and adapt to whatever
the current market is, and right now, the current market is strong residential."
says Marathon Petroleum and several other major businesses are bringing a lot
of new people to Findlay each month, and he expects the demand for apartments
to outgrow the supply in the near future.