ST. MARYS - A 14-year-old girl died at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital from injuries suffered in a hit-and-run accident on county Road 33A on Wednesday evening.
The St. Marys girl was walking in the eastbound lane at 10:41 p.m. near Barrington Road when she was struck from behind by an unidentified dark-colored pickup truck. The truck continued eastbound without stopping, according to an Ohio State Highway Patrol news release. [More]
Summertime opens a variety of camps to children, but one area camp has a unique mission: to help grieving children heal.
Camp Encourage is entering its 15th year. Formerly known as Camp BEARable, it takes a new name as part of a rebranding within its sponsor agency, State of the Heart Care, which now offers palliative as well as hospice care. [More]