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It represents those who are proud to be a Trooper, proud of the Flying Wheel and proud to wear the black and gray.  It represents Troopers who serve their communities with respect, honesty and integrity.  It represents Troopers who respect the Highway Patrol and all it stands for.  It represents Troopers who love the Patrol and care about its future!

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Sgt. Felix Rosario, Bucyrus DHQ                           January 21st

Sgt. Michael McClain, Defiance Patrol Post          January 28th

Tpr. Glenn Carpenter, Intelligence Unit                 January 31st

Tpr. Michael Brooks, GHQ Aviation                       February 11th

Sgt. Jeffrey Kramer, Piqua Patrol Post                  February 11th

Lt. Randy McElfresh, Georgetown Patrol Post     February 11th

Tpr. William Dendler, Dayton Patrol Post              February 18th

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Colonel Robert M. Chiaramonte,
     EOW December 7th, 2014
Colonel Jack B. Walsh, 
    EOW May 22nd, 2015
Colonel Thomas W. Rice
Colonel Warren H. Davies
Colonel Kenneth B. Marshall
Colonel Kenneth L. Morckel
Colonel Paul D. McClellan 
Colonel Richard H. Collins 
Colonel John Born
Colonel Paul Pride
Major David D. Sturtz, Ohio's 1st IG, 
    EOW September 18, 2015

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With our condolences, we report the passing of former ET 3 Kevin Kelly, age 58, last assigned to the Cambridge District, at 1:22 PM, January 14th, at the Genesis Hospital Zanesville from complications related to COVID 19. His wife, Robin Kelly, age 60, passed earlier in the day at 8:32 AM at Genesis Hospital, also from complications related to COVID 19.

With our condolences, we report the passing of Retired Sergeant Gregory Greggila, age 61, of the 112th Academy Class, on Thursday, January 13th. Greg was hospitalized and being treated for legionnaires disease with COVID complications. He is survived by his wife Milagros "Millie" Del Valle and 5 adult children. 

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Thanks to all who attended the GOP reception for Ohio House Candidates RICK CARFAGNA, MARK FRAIZER, and KEVIN MILLER on Tuesday November 16, 2021 at the Historic Buxton Inn.  You can support Kevin by linking to the Ohio Republican Alliance or clicking open the contribution form below.
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WKTN Radio / Hardin County Sheriff Keith Everhart provides keynote remarks at the 145th Basic Police graduation
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