Timothy L. Meyer, who oversaw the Ohio taxation department's Toledo district and was school board president of the Wood County district from which he graduated, died Thursday in his Luckey home.

The Rossford Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. today in Bulldog Center to take the final step in placing a request for a 4.49-mill operating levy on the Nov. 4 ballot.

The Wood County Sheriff's Office responded to a single-car accident at the intersection of Rudolph Road and Jerry City Road, near Cygnet, at 9:45 p.m. Saturday.

A Perrysburg Heights woman who was found dead in her home last month died of natural causes, the Wood County Coroner has ruled.

Eight months after a Rutland, Ohio man was shot in the back outside a home in Custar, Ohio, the man charged with firing the shotgun remains incompetent to stand trial.

The weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in the region, provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation: Allen County Interstate 75 reconstruction project: For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County, visit www.odotlima75.org Hancock County ... (more)

AUTHORITIES SAY the 70 mph speed limit enacted for sections of I-75 was not to blame for the slight increase in accidents during the past year.

Privacy laws prevented the Wood County Health Department from confirming or denying whether the girl died or her identity or age.

A person was injured when a tractor-trailer rig struck a pump at a gas station near this Wood County community today, authorities said.

A letter writer who called himself "The Olde Bastard" threatened in September to blow up North Baltimore Schools.

Fifth Third Bank of Northwestern Ohio will send its financial education vehicle, the eBus, to five locations in Lucas and Wood counties this week, the bank said Monday.

With some Perrysburg Board of Education members saying they were angry, the school board voted unanimously in a special meeting today to fire Eric Whitson, an employee who has been criminally charged with stealing $80,000 from the district.

The Wood County Committee on Aging governing board is looking for nominees for the board election.

The driver of the disabled vehicle, Colin C. Czerwiec, 21, Toldeo, was found to have an active warrant out of Wood County, Ohio, for a probation violation and was arrested as a fugitive of justice.

A Perrysburg man pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of illegal voting for casting ballots in Ohio and Arizona in the 2012 general election.

Police said two shotguns, collectible coins worth up to $20,000, and more than a dozen bottles of liquor were taken from a home.

Eric Whitson waived his preliminary hearing on two fourth-degree felony theft charges Thursday and his case will be before a Wood County grand jury within two months.

Sgt. Doug Baker searches a vehicle for drugs during an enforcement sweep in Northwood that included Oregon and Perrysburg Township police departments and the Wood County Sheriff's Office.

A Bowling Green man was indicted this week on charges he robbed a pharmacy inside the Wood County Hospital Medical Office Building.

Whitson faces two grand theft charges, both are felonies. Wood County Prosecutor Paul Dobson tells 13 ABC, "both of those counts are related to 2 checks that were issued from the perrysburg school district into the bowling green athletic booster club."