Recent missions carried out by the state Department of Environmental Conservation forest rangers from Dec. 24 to 30 include:

Search: On Dec. 24 at 11 a.m., a 60-year-old male went for an off-trail hike on Round Top Mountain.,Rangers Dawson and Chris DiCintio hiked in, located the subject, and walked him out to his vehicle by 5 p.m. read more

— An officer responded to a two-vehicle crash on North Lincoln Avenue at East State Street at 1:51 p.m. Thursday in which a southbound vehicle struck the rear of another vehicle stopped at the traffic light.,— Police responded to a 2800 block East State Street business at 5:57 p.m. Thursday in reference to an irate customer and found a woman who admitted yelling at an employee regarding service to her mother.,— Officers responded to a 100 block North Ellsworth Avenue business at 6:04 p.m. Thursday in reference to a possible domestic dispute between a man and woman and found both individuals outside the business.,— Ruth A. Evans, 76, Salem, was cited for failure to control following a two-vehicle crash on South Broadway Avenue near East Wilson Street at 8:44 p.m. Thursday in which she was northbound and struck a legally parked vehicle.,— At approximately 8:22 a.m. Dec. 29, officers responded to the 200 block of Glenwood Avenue in East Palestine to assist the East Palestine Police Department with a domestic dispute complaint.

A Blanchester man allegedly found with 495 grams of methamphetamine, 459 grams of marijuana, and a loaded handgun inside of his vehicle was indicted by a Fayette County grand jury on eight felony charges.,According to Fayette County Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, Ector’s vehicle sustained heavy damage during the crash, entrapping Ector inside the truck.,According to reports from the Washington C.H. Police Department, earlier in the day — about 11:30 a.m. — the department received a notice from the Madison County Sheriff’s Office of an attempt to locate a stolen vehicle out of Mt. Sterling.,A 41-year-old Xenia man was indicted by a Fayette County grand jury on felony drug trafficking and possession charges.,Nathan W. Taulbee was arraigned in Fayette County Common Pleas Court where he was charged with one count of aggravated trafficking in drugs, a second-degree felony, and two counts of aggravated possession of drugs — one a second-degree felony for possession of meth and one a fifth-degree felony.

Westport Volunteer Emergency Medical Service has received an $80,000 grant from the Daniel Edward Offutt, III Private Foundation Trust to purchase a new state-of-the-art cardiac monitor/defibrillator and to help fund the purchase of a new paramedic fly car, according to a news release.,Nevertheless, large grants like the one from the Daniel Offutt Trust have become essential because of new technology and super inflation in our costs,” said Yves Cantin, president of Westport Volunteer EMS.,This year, the Westport Historical Society revives the Winter Solstice tale-telling tradition invites the community to join in Yule traditions and honor the Winter Solstice.,Steve Sherman, a financial advisor at Morgan Stanley’s Westport office at 500 Post Road, has been named a 2018 Five Star Professional Wealth Manager.,Longtime Westport resident Andrea Pouliot has been named to the new role of manager of events and membership at the Westport Arts Center, according to a news release.

Westport Volunteer Emergency Medical Service has received an $80,000 grant from the Daniel Edward Offutt, III Private Foundation Trust to purchase a new state-of-the-art cardiac monitor/defibrillator and to help fund the purchase of a new paramedic fly car, according to a news release.,Nevertheless, large grants like the one from the Daniel Offutt Trust have become essential because of new technology and super inflation in our costs,” said Yves Cantin, president of Westport Volunteer EMS.,This year, the Westport Historical Society revives the Winter Solstice tale-telling tradition invites the community to join in Yule traditions and honor the Winter Solstice.,Steve Sherman, a financial advisor at Morgan Stanley’s Westport office at 500 Post Road, has been named a 2018 Five Star Professional Wealth Manager.,Longtime Westport resident Andrea Pouliot has been named to the new role of manager of events and membership at the Westport Arts Center, according to a news release.