Oxford, OH

Accident on SR 11 backs up traffic

LIBERTY TWP., Ohio – An accident involving two cars caused traffic to back up on State Route 11 on Sunday. Traffic was backed up to mile marker 47 but was clearing up as of 5:30 Sunday. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred when a black...
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75 Marijuana Plants Recovered in Eradication Effort

A wide marijuana eradication effort took place in Perry County this week. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Butler County Sheriff’s Office and the Perry County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit took part in the event. As a result of the effort 75 marijuana plants were recovered. The...

Restaurants receive violations for food handling issues

Several Oxford restaurants were inspected by the Butler County General Health District have been cited with critical health violations since Sept. 19. No critical violations were observed by the inspector with visits to McCullough Hyde Hospital, 110 N. Poplar St.; Jimmy John’s, 23 E. High St.; Johnny’s Campus Deli, 209 E. Sycamore St.; Chipotle Mexican Grill #1311, 1 W. High St.

621-623 Main Street,

621 Main St 3BR/1.5BA (Hamilton) - **Coming Soon**. Come check out our 3BR/1.5BA duplex for rent in Hamilton, Ohio. This home has been has updated flooring, an updated electrical, and plumbing system. The kitchen has a dishwasher, disposal, and a range hood. This home also has a full basement, w/d hookup, separate dining area, central air, and spacious bedrooms. Outside you will find a covered rear porch and a nice sized yard. Apply today at

Comedian explains ‘How to Survive Middle School’ at arts center

Comedian Robert Post presents, “How to Survive Middle School,” at 7 p.m Sept. 30 in the Oxford Community Arts Center. “How to Survive Middle School” teaches children and parents how to navigate a tricky time through a one-man theater show. Post is the creator of “Post Comedy...

OVI checkpoint to be held in Butler Co. tonight

OXFORD — The Butler County OVI Task Force announced an OVI checkpoint will be held tonight in the City of Oxford. The checkpoint will be held on from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., according to the Butler Co. OVI Task Force. >>Off-duty police officer in Hamilton arrested on OVI...

Halloween Weekend - Hueston Woods

Meet at the Campground to play games, go trick or treating, participate in a costume and site decorating contest, and enjoy some camper stew!. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recreation programs and activities can be inherently dangerous. Participants accept and acknowledge that any injury or property damage that occurs during a program or activity is not the responsibility of ODNR or its naturalist educators.

Hueston Woods to celebrate Apple Butter Festival

Volunteers will demonstrate old-fashioned techniques for making apple butter at the Hueston Woods Apple Butter Festival from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Oct. 1 and 2 at Doty Homestead in Hueston Woods State Park. The Doty Homestead exhibits a broad display of pioneer and agricultural artifacts. Apple butter, apples, cider,...

City council approves abortion rights resolution

Oxford City Council unanimously approved a resolution in support of abortion rights. The non-binding resolution was introduced by council members Amber Franklin and Alex French, at the meeting Sept. 20. Over two hours of discussion preceded the vote. About 42 members of the public attended the council session, with 25...

Local counties are now “Green” level of COVID 19 transmission

According to the latest information from the CDC local levels of COVID 19 transmission are:. Clermont County, Ohio, community level is Low. Butler County, Ohio, community level is Low. Hamilton County, Ohio, community level is Low. Warren County, Ohio, community level is Low. In last week’s report, the community level...

1750 North Staunton Drive,

1750 N Staunton Dr 4BR/2.5BA (Fairfield) - **Coming Soon**. Apply today for our beautiful, 4BR/2.5BA, home located in Fairfield. This home has newer windows, updated flooring, and has an updated electrical and plumbing system! The eat-in kitchen has been remodeled and is equipped with a dishwasher, disposal and range hood. This home also has a family room, separate dining, spacious bedrooms, central air, a 2 car attached garage, w/d hookups, utility tub, and a full basement! Outside you'll find a patio and a yard perfect for entertaining. Don't miss out on this beautiful home! Visit to apply.

Teens charged with vandalizing Liberty park

LIBERTY TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – Two teenage boys are facing criminal charges, accused of vandalizing bathrooms and a maintenance building at a Liberty park. Police say the boys, ages 13 and 14, have been charged with felony vandalism. They will be ordered to appear in juvenile court. The damage...

Southern Ohio Couple Kills and Dismembers Family Member

MIDDLETOWN – A man entered a police station and asked to speak to an officer on September 20th confessing to a murder and a dismemberment. According to the Middletown Police department on September 20, 2022, a subject later, identified as John Havens, 34, entered the Middletown Division of Police lobby requesting to speak to an officer. Mr. Havens gave officers detailed information about a homicide at 5635 Stone Path Drive.

He’s not done yet: Miami professor Fahey just keeps publishing

Retired history educator taught for 43 years. Some believe age is just a number. Like anyone else, Oxford resident David Fahey rises out of bed, then goes to work. He boots up his computer. Answers emails. Talks on the phone. Reads. Thinks. He recently published a book. His second in...

Miami Takes Down Northwestern 17-14

EVANSTON, Ill.— Graham Nicholson made a 36-yard field goal with 21 seconds left and the Miami University football team rallied for a 17-14 win at Northwestern Saturday night. Keyon Mozee rushed 21 times for a career-high 171 yards to lead the RedHawks' offensive attack. Aveon Smith threw for one...

Commission to examine recycling in Oxford apartments

Oxford’s Environmental Commission is teaming up with students from Miami University’s Institute for the Environment and Sustainability to investigate recycling in Oxford multifamily residential complexes. The professional service project by students in Miami’s program will investigate options for. increasing recycling volume for complexes that do have a...

A guide to area fall-themed events and festivals

Fall has arrived and folks throughout the region are looking for ways to enjoy the cooler weather and changing colors. The following is a list of activities happening in the next month. For a bigger list of local activities or to submit one, go online to or email

Body cam video captures moments first responders arrive at deadly Butler Co. apartment fire

WEST CHESTER TOWNSHIP — Two of the four children injured in a West Chester fire last weekend have died, according to the Hamilton County Coroner’s Office. Crews responded to the Meadow Ridge apartment complex on Aster Park Drive for reports of a fire around 12:20 p.m. Saturday, according to our news partners at WCPO. When they arrived, they found smoke coming from the door and windows of the apartment.