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Beavercreek

Jessica Garringer’s Couponing Deals of the Week

Jessica Garringer’s Couponing Deals of the Week

Coupon availability and coupon values may vary within different regions or neighborhoods.BengayThis week at CVS, Bengay is on sale for $4.

Bellbrook

New salt barn could save taxpayers money

New salt barn could save taxpayers money

A planned $90,000 road salt storage facility could save taxpayers money, while also preparing the township to avoid road salt shortages during future winter seasons.

Brookville

Ex-Clay Twp. officer alleges sexual harassment

A former Clay Twp. police officer says she was sexually harassed and discriminated against by high-ranking officials in that department, according to a lawsuit recently filed in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court.

Centerville & Washington Twp.

New salt barn could save taxpayers money

New salt barn could save taxpayers money

A planned $90,000 road salt storage facility could save taxpayers money, while also preparing the township to avoid road salt shortages during future winter seasons.

Clayton & Clay Twp.

Developing whole child is our goal

Developing whole child is our goal

Northmont City Schools and other area schools are focused on educating the whole child. It is sometimes hard to stay focused on this ambitious goal when educators receive ever-changing policies coming out of Columbus.

Englewood

Deputies: Serious crash went unnoticed

UPDATE @ 9:40 p.m. Jan. 25: An Englewood man remains in serious condition at Miami Valley Hospital.Jordan Perry, 19, crashed his car into a pole sometime overnight in the 3900 block of U.

Fairborn

Pole fire triggered big Dayton-area power outage

UPDATE @ 8:30 p.m.: The massive power outage that affected more than 9,200 Dayton Power & Light customers in Montgomery County is over and service is being restored, said Rob Beeler, customer business manager with the utility.

Huber Heights

Serial bank robbery suspect’s case goes to grand jury

Case for accused serial robber going to grand jury

UPDATE @ 11:40 p.m. (Jan. 30): The case against suspected serial bank robber Christina Porter will now to a Montgomery County grand jury to review.

Kettering

Educator profile: Frank Baxter, teacher/coach, Fairmont High School

Educator profile: Frank Baxter, teacher/coach, Fairmont High School

Name: Frank BaxterPositions: Social studies teacher, assistant athletic director and head wrestling coach at Fairmont High School in Kettering.

Lebanon

Wright-Patt was ground zero for UFO investigation program

In Eagle River, Wisc., a witness in April 1961 reported that aliens in black skull caps and white-striped black pants landed in a round saucer and served him buckwheat pancakes in exchange for a jug filled with water.

Miamisburg

Suspect sought in Miami Armory ammo theft

Suspect sought in Miami Armory ammo theft

Police are looking for a man who stole four boxes of ammunition from the Miami Armory, 8945 Kingsridge Drive, on Jan.

Oakwood

Nature enthusiast Jean Woodhull dies at 94

Nature enthusiast Jean Woodhull dies at 94

Jean V. Woodhull, whose passion for nature and the environment has benefited residents of the Miami Valley for decades, died in her home Friday, Jan.

Springboro

Business owner to donate kidney to a family friend

Business owner to donate kidney to a family friend

​Raised by his parents to always do what he could to help others, Grant Kemper of Dayton will be donating a kidney to a family friend next month.

Troy

New Miami County coroner appointed

New Miami County coroner appointed

West Milton physician Dr. William Ginn is the new Miami County coroner.Members of the county Republican Party Central Committee appointed Dr.

Vandalia

Deputy cleared in Speedway shooting

Update@3:40 p.m.: A Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputy who shot a gunman during a standoff at a Speedway gas station in December has been cleared by a grand jury, officials said Thursday.

West Carrollton

W. Carrollton, Centerville merging dispatch services

The city council has approved a contract to merge the city’s emergency dispatch communications service with the city of Centerville.
 
 

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