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Bellbrook

Greene County doctor sentenced in fraud case

Greene County doctor sentenced in fraud case

A Greene County doctor was sentenced to time in prison after pleading guilty last month to charges of Medicaid fraud, trafficking in drugs, theft and permitting drug abuse.

Brookville

Miller Valentine to offer bid for fairground project

Miller Valentine to offer bid for fairground project

Miller Valentine — the developer who shepherded an earlier attempt to develop the Montgomery County Fairgrounds — will offer a proposal in the county’s latest effort to move the annual fair and develop fairgrounds property left behind.

Centerville & Washington Twp.

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

If you see big smiles on a lot of children’s faces this week (and tears in a few eyes), it’s because, as Alice Cooper sang back in 1972, “School’s out … for … summer.

Clayton & Clay Twp.

New commander takes over at NASIC

New commander takes over at NASIC

When then 2nd Lt. Sean P. Larkin entered the National Air and Space Intelligence Center more than two decades ago, the former Soviet Union had broken apart and the United States was often called the sole remaining superpower.

Dayton

New commander takes over at NASIC

New commander takes over at NASIC

When then 2nd Lt. Sean P. Larkin entered the National Air and Space Intelligence Center more than two decades ago, the former Soviet Union had broken apart and the United States was often called the sole remaining superpower.

Englewood

Union man convicted again of child porn offenses

Union man convicted again of child porn offenses

A sex offender previously convicted of child porn charges has been sentenced again for pandering obscenity involving a minor.

Fairborn

Fairborn man jailed in thefts of 22 air conditioners

Fairborn man jailed in thefts of 22 air conditioners

A 40-year-old Fairborn man was arrested Wednesday night in connection with the theft from 22 air conditioners/unit in the downtown business district and residential area surrounding it, police said.

Kettering

A doll collection from picture books

A doll collection from picture books

As a former librarian, Stephanie Bange of Kettering loves to read. That led to her love of dolls.“My dad was in the Air Force, and when we were on Guam in the 1960s I used to get on the bus as a third-grader and ride to the base library.

Lebanon

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

If you see big smiles on a lot of children’s faces this week (and tears in a few eyes), it’s because, as Alice Cooper sang back in 1972, “School’s out … for … summer.

Miamisburg

Marshals nab Indiana fugitive at Miamisburg motel

Marshals nab Indiana fugitive at Miamisburg motel

UPDATE @ 3:35 p.m. (May 26):Robert Curry, 27, is being held in the Montgomery County Jail awaiting an extradiction hearing to go back to Indiana, where he faces charges out of Hendricks County.

Moraine

A doll collection from picture books

A doll collection from picture books

As a former librarian, Stephanie Bange of Kettering loves to read. That led to her love of dolls.“My dad was in the Air Force, and when we were on Guam in the 1960s I used to get on the bus as a third-grader and ride to the base library.

Oakwood

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

If you see big smiles on a lot of children’s faces this week (and tears in a few eyes), it’s because, as Alice Cooper sang back in 1972, “School’s out … for … summer.

Springboro

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

If you see big smiles on a lot of children’s faces this week (and tears in a few eyes), it’s because, as Alice Cooper sang back in 1972, “School’s out … for … summer.

Trotwood

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

More than half of area schools dismiss for summer this week

If you see big smiles on a lot of children’s faces this week (and tears in a few eyes), it’s because, as Alice Cooper sang back in 1972, “School’s out … for … summer.

Troy

Traffic

Dayton traffic from the WHIO traffic center

Check this page for a full list of crashes, disabled vehicles, construction projects and other hazards impacting your commute.

Vandalia

West Carrollton

Consultant who recruits major companies says Dayton a good location

Q&A: Dayton a good Midwest option for companies, consultant says

The Dayton area has strengths that will attract businesses already interested in an upper Midwest location, said a Dallas-based corporate site selector who toured the region last week.

Xenia

OVI checkpoint planned Friday in Montgomery County

5 local things to know Thursday

1. OVI checkpoint planned for Friday Montgomery County has an OVI checkpoint planned for Friday. The location will be announced that day, and law enforcement officials will be checking for valid licenses and alcohol and drug impairment.