Around 5 pounds of cocaine found after drug bust; 2 arrested
Two people are in jail after a search warrant in Troy.
Tornado damage on Ridge Road in Springfield brings visit from Governor DeWine
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WKEF) -- Parts of Springfield are feeling the impact of the tornadoes that touched down in the early morning hours on Wednesday, Feb. 28. The first storm of this kind this year produced devastating damage. Governor Mike DeWine went to Ridge Road in Springfield to assess the damage and speak to families who live there.
Second measles case reported in Miami County
A second case of measles has been identified in Miami County.
Tornado damages Ohio’s Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
DAYTON, Ohio — A tornado with winds around 100 mph touched down early Wednesday morning near Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, damaging a hangar and several planes undergoing restoration. A news release from the base says the hangar and several other buildings in Area B were damaged. Some planes that...
Miami County Sheriff’s Office had many accomplishments in 2023, looks toward 2024
TROY — The Miami County Sheriff’s Office saw numerous accomplishments in 2023 that helps deputies to serve the community, a report from Miami County Sheriff Duchak, revealed. The sheriff’s office also has many projects on the horizon for 2024. Duchak’s annual report on the sheriff’s office is...
Over 10,000 people without power throughout Miami Valley following morning storms
DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF) -- AES has confirmed that over 8,000 people are without power following Wednesday morning's storms. According to FirstEnergy, over 3,000 people are without power throughout Clark County. Clark County: 3,244 without power. We will update this article as we learn more.
'Oh my god': Bodycam footage shows officers rescue nearly-starved 16-pound 3-year-old from feces-covered, bug-infested home
Rabyah N. Muballigh was arrested after police in Ohio say they found her 3-year-old daughter nearly starved to death in an unsanitary home. The post ‘Oh my god’: Bodycam footage shows officers rescue nearly-starved 16-pound 3-year-old from feces-covered, bug-infested home first appeared on Law & Crime.
Clark County residents begin clean up after EF2 tornado touched down
CLARK COUNTY, Ohio — In the early morning hours of Wednesday, an EF2 tornado tore through parts of Clark County. Later in the afternoon, Gov. Mike DeWine held a press conference in Springfield where extensive damage was caused to homes. "I woke up this morning to my emergency alert...
High school principal to resign in Tipp City
Tippecanoe High School will have a new principal at the start of next school year.
Troy man sentenced on abduction charge
TROY — A Troy man has been sentenced to five years of community control on an abduction charge stemming from an August 2023 incident at a residence in Troy. Court documents say Jonathan M. Evans, 39, participated in an attack of the victim with two other co-defendants. Evans was...
Central Ohio Residents Recover After Tornadoes and Severe Weather Strike
• Tornado touchdowns were preliminarily confirmed in Springfield and Madison County, Ohio, with severe weather starting in Central Ohio just after 3 a.m. • ABC 6 provided continuous coverage from about 5 a.m., and the worst of the weather moved east by 6:30 a.m.
Sidney faces challenges of replacing longtime employees
SIDNEY — This past year, the city of Sidney has been challenged with filling vacancies for different departments due to retirements and resignations. Human Resouce Director Kelly Holthous has submitted the following report:. Recruitment started at the beginning of the year for entry-level police officers, firefighters and the newly...
The coldest February in Champaign County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Experience the Flavor of Springfield: 6 Sandwiches to Savor
In this article, we explore six delightful sandwiches found in Springfield. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these culinary delights? If yes, we would love to hear from you! Please share your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below.
A message from Russia School superintendent
RUSSIA — “It’s hard to believe that the first semester is over, and we are already a month into the second semester. So far, it has been an exceptional school year. We’re particularly excited about the ongoing construction of the new addition, which is generating a palpable sense of enthusiasm in the building,” said Russia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose.
Families begin cleaning up after storms slam Central Ohio
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — Tornado touchdowns were preliminarily confirmed in Madison County and Springfield, Ohio, early Wednesday morning. Severe weather started to pop in Central Ohio just after 3 a.m., and ABC 6 went into wall-to-wall coverage at about 5 a.m. PHOTOS | Severe weather leaves path of damage...
!! POWER OUTAGE UPDATES !!
Crews have successfully restored all of the major power outages within the village. If you are still without power at your residence, please call 767-7206. Many, many thanks to our YS Public Works team, in particular our Electric and Street Departments, who worked ceaselessly throughout the day to restore power to the village. Your professionalism and dedication to service is unmatched.
Troy Main Street to distribute 8,000 free pairs of eclipse glasses
TROY, Ohio (WDTN) — Troy Main Street recently announced it has 8,000 total solar eclipse glasses up for grabs. Half of the pairs will be distributed throughout downtown Troy beginning on March 25. Glasses can be picked up for free at any TMS sponsor and member business. The other half will be distributed at the […]
City of Piqua focused on developing community resources for residents, businesses
PIQUA — The City of Piqua celebrates 2023 as a year of investments to continue to make our community an even better place to live and do business, said its annual progress report submitted by Michelle Perry, city of Piqua’ public information officer. Major project completions included the...