Breaking: Double Homicide this Morning on Coschocton



Travis Bonham via Mount Vernon News

This morning Kenyon students woke up to emails and texts alerting them of a recent “double homicide on Coschocton Road, between Gilchrist Road and Kenyon Road.” Below we’ve attached all of the different notifications received and/or know of–we’ll be updating with more information as the day progresses.






Below is an excerpt from the Mt. Vernon Sheriff’s Report 

Sheriff’s office investigating double homicide — Mount Vernon News 

11:09 a.m. MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Travis Bonham, who is wanted for questioning in a double homicide that happened this morning at 18628 Coshocton Road, near Ohio 308, Mount Vernon.

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BREAKING: TBTN Supplies Taken from Crozier


From the Crozier Center for Women:

It would appear that all of Crozier’s Take Back the Night supplies, including ribbons and ribbon making supplies, stars for the star wall, schedules of events, Sexualitree cardstock and all Sexualitree submissions, plus the large TBTN poster were taken from Crozier’s living room last night.

If you have information about the supplies, please contact the Crozier Center for Women ( or Lacey Filkins (

Breaking: Three Laptops Were Taken from the Library Tonight


Greg von Freymann, a supervisor with the Office of Campus Safety, has confirmed to The Thrill reports on social media that three laptops were stolen from the library tonight.

He said that a suspicious person, identified as a brown-haired man in his mid-to-late 20s wearing a camouflage hoodie and blue jeans was spotted entering Olin Library at around 8:45 p.m. and leaving, about five minutes later, with a laptop under his arm. He was described to Campus Safety as approximately six feet tall. According to von Freymann, the man was also spotted at the KAC this evening, but did not turn up when officers searched campus.

Von Freymann asked that if students see anyone suspicious or out of place, they contact Campus Safety immediately.

Breaking: Vice President Biden to Campaign in Gambier on Tuesday, Oct. 30, According to Release

(Andrew Cutraro via Wikimedia Commons)

Details are vague, but according to a press release published this afternoon (included after the jump), Vice President Joe Biden will make a campaign stop in Gambier on Tuesday, Oct. 30 for a “grassroots” event. Biden will also pay a visit to Wooster, Ohio.

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Breaking: You Shouldn’t Be Freaked Out by the Loud Helicopter Over Gambier Right Now (Updated)

Did you actually think we'd hide something in the alt text? This isn't xkcd.

This is not the copter that this post is about. (Wikimedia Commons)

We’ve gotten some reports within the last 15 minutes of a loud helicopter doing sweeps over Gambier, and The Thrill has confirmed that this is part of a training exercise being conducted by the College Township Fire Department and LifeFlight. A tipster also said that an ambulance is involved in the drill, which is taking place (at least partially) at the playground behind Wiggin Street Elementary School.

Update: While people were still at the playground about ten minutes ago, it appears as though the drill is winding down.

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