The rates of Ohio students who aren't vaccinated for personal or religious reasons has nearly tripled in the past decade, although the numbers remain low. About 14.3 percent of Clark County kindergartners and 3.6 percent in Champaign County entering public schools are not fully up-to-date on their immunizations, most simply because they haven't complete their shots.


A grand jury in west-central Ohio has indicted a man on a charge of involuntary manslaughter for allegedly selling heroin to a person who then suffered a fatal overdose. Officials in Clark County said Tuesday that 24-year-old Lucas Fowler also was indicted on a charge of drug trafficking.