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2 taken to hospital after motorcycle crash in Dayton

DAYTON — Two people have been taken to the hospital after a motorcycle crash in Dayton Wednesday night. Dayton Police tell us emergency crews transported two people to a local hospital after they crashed on North Keowee Street around 10:35 p.m. Wednesday. Crews on the scene tell us the driver...
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Serious injury accident on 235; elderly driver airlifted

An elderly driver suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle rollover crash on State Route 235 near Cherokee Drive (north side of Indian Lake) Wednesday afternoon around 1:30. The Logan County Sheriff's Office reports that an 86-year-old Lakeview woman was transported by LifeFlight to St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo. The...
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Officer responding to shooting runs over man bleeding in the street, Ohio police say

A Springfield, Ohio, man wounded in a shooting called 911 for help, but was run over by a police officer as he lay bleeding in the street late Sunday night. Eric Cole, 42, was flown from the scene to a hospital where he died after midnight Monday, according to police. The Ohio State Patrol is investigating the incident, and Cole’s cause of death is pending results of an autopsy.
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Fired Troy police officer had 5 previous issues with use of force

TROY — A Troy police officer who was fired for use of force and other city policy violations had at least five previous issues involving use of force in the department, according to the department’s police chief. Officer Eric Kilbourne was fired after an internal investigation into an incident involving...

BPD Holding Community Outreach Program

The Bellefontaine Police Department is holding a community outreach program next Wednesday. It will be held from 11am until 1 on June 23. They will be set up at 1651 South Main Street in Bellefontaine. Those attending can enjoy a free hot dog. The event also offers the chance to...
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Dayton man wanted since February shooting now in jail

A 55-year-old Dayton man indicted four months ago in a February shooting is now jailed. Roger Lewis Blackburn Jr. was booked Wednesday afternoon into the Montgomery County Jail after he was arrested by Dayton police, jail records show. Blackburn had been wanted since his Feb. 19 indictment for two counts...

The Lumpia Queen builds viable business on strength of family recipe

DAYTON, Ohio — Starting a restaurant business anytime, let alone during a pandemic, is risky — but for one Miami Valley family, it’s been a blessing. Philippines native Catherine Roberts is building a successful food truck business with her family. Her husband, kids and mother all help run the food...
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Jean, Hendy to peform in Wapak

WAPAKONETA — Celina native Lauren Jean, who performed on Ohio’s Got Talent and American Idol, and local artist Hendy will perform from 4-8 p.m. Monday, June 21, at the Riverside Art Center patio, 3 W. Auglaize St., Wapakoneta, as part of the Western Ohio Bicycle Adventure. Jean will take the...

Sheriff: Suspect drives stolen vehicle into Great Miami River

BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio — A suspect is accused of stealing a vehicle and driving it into the Great Miami River. According to the Butler County Sheriff's Office, a deputy responded to Eaton Road Tuesday morning where he found a person driving in a stolen vehicle. The deputy attempted to stop the vehicle but the suspect continued to flee into a nearby gravel pit and through heavy brush.

Public’s Help Being to Name New Venue in Bellefontaine

Officials are looking for the public’s help to name Logan County’s newest venue. The building that once housed the Elks Lodge in Bellefontaine, which closed 10 years ago, is being remodeled and is scheduled to open in early 2022. It will serve as a gathering place for weddings, parties and...
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State will pay Dayton schools $13M to settle 2011 lawsuit

The Ohio Department of Education will pay Dayton Public Schools at least $13.4 million to settle a decade-old lawsuit that three school districts filed over charter schools, enrollment and funding. Last fall, a Franklin County Common Pleas judge awarded $23.67 million to the Dayton district, $13.78 million to Cleveland schools...

One Last Look: Springfield's Upper Valley Mall Closes

An Ohio-based developer has agreed to buy the property and expects to repurpose it as a business park. The Upper Valley Mall in Springfield closed Wednesday, after opening to the public around 50 years ago. An Ohio-based developer, Industrial Commercial Properties, has agreed to buy the property from the Clark County Land Reutilization Corporation, also referred to as the Land Bank, for $2.25 million. The company expects to repurpose the property as a business park.
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Hammonds named SCAL softball player of the year

RUSSIA – Russia junior Riley Hammonds was named the 2021 Shelby County Athletic League softball player of the year. Joining Hammonds as first team all-conference players for the 2021 season was Fort Loramie senior Clara Gephart, Russia sophomore Simone Puthoff, Anna sophomore Taylor Poeppelman, Fort Loramie junior Aubrey Baker, Anna freshman Brenna Cobb, Russia sophomore Makenna Hoying, Houston junior Megan Maier and Fort Loramie sophomore Ava Turner.

Greenville police looking for missing teen

The Greenville Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing teenager. Mya Cantley, 15, was last seen on Saturday, June 12 in Greenville. Police say she also has ties to Sharon, Niles, Hubbard and Youngstown. Cantley is 5 feet tall and weighs 145 pounds. She has...