Waverly Hires New Boys Basketball Coach

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Waverly High School has announced the hiring of a new boys varsity basketball coach, filling the vacancy left by the resignation of 15-year head coach Travis Robertson.

Evan Callihan is the new head coach, according to Waverly City Schools social media.

Courtesy of Waverly City Schools

Callihan, a graduate of Circleville High School, served for 11 years as an assistant coach for the Circleville Lady Tigers, under former head coach Steve Kalinoski.

Callihan will have his work cut out for him, replacing Robertson, who led the Waverly Tigers over 15 seasons and finished with an SOC 2 Championship and State Final 4 appearance.

Reward Offered In Pike County Arson Fire

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(Piketon) – The State Fire Marshal’s Office and Pike County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual(s) responsible for an arson that occurred at 2124 Shyville Road in Piketon (Pike County). 

Submitted by Ohio State Fire Marshal

On May 18 at 1:12 a.m., Piketon Fire Department and Pike County Sheriff’s Office responded to the house fire. The State Fire Marshal’s Fire & Explosion Investigations Bureau investigators alongside a State Fire Marshal accelerant detection canine conducted the scene investigation yesterday and the fire is suspected as arson.

A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered by the Blue Ribbon Arson Committee for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for these fires.

Anyone with information can contact the State Fire Marshal’s Office at 800-589-2728 or the Pike County Sheriff’s Office at 740-947-2111.

Ross YMCA To Host Family Fun Night “Flick “N” Float

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(Chillicothe) – If you are looking for a fun and creative way to get out of the house, the YMCA of Ross County will be bring back its Flick ‘n’ Float May 27th.

Courtesy of YMCA of Ross County

Drinks and snacks will be available at the facility. Registration is open.

(All participants must be signed up to enter the pool area)