Latest Fairborn News and Fairborn Skyhawks Sports

Get the latest news, sports, photos and videos about the Fairborn, Ohio area.

Latest News

10-1-16 5 things

5 local things to know for Saturday

1. Local high school players join anthem protest San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s social injustice statement has players, coaches and even referees exploring the boundaries of personal expression 2.

Clown chaos leads to school closings, felony arrest

Mike Foy, owner of Foy’s Store in Fairborn, speaks on clown chaos.

Clown chaos leads to school closings, felony arrest

Clown chaos leads to school closings, felony arrest

Dayton Public Schools put a middle school on lockdown Friday, a Cincinnati school district closed for the day, and Fairborn police made a felony arrest as a nationwide spate of clown-related threats and hoaxes continued.

15-year-old Fairborn boy arrested in clown threats case

15-year-old Fairborn boy arrested in clown threats case

A 15-year-old boy was arrested today after using a “clown” persona on social media to threaten to kill students.

Wright State to host Ohio Deaf Festival

Wright State to host Ohio Deaf Festival

FAIRBORN – The Ohio Deaf Festival will be hosted by Wright State University on Saturday from 10 a.m.

Ranks of working poor include those who defend country

Ranks of working poor include those who defend country

Half an hour before the front doors were unlocked at 2 p.m., dozens of men and women stood in line Tuesday outside the FISH Food Pantry in Fairborn.

Rumors of naughty clown capers annoy actual clowns, police

Rumors of naughty clown capers annoy actual clowns, police

When Doug Griffin lost his job in 2008, he turned his 25-year hobby of acting as Feel N. Lucky the Happy Hobo Clown into a full-time laughmaker.

Dayton-area furniture company set to hire 60 people next week

Dayton-area furniture company set to hire 60 people next week

A local furniture store will host open interviews next week in Fairborn.Morris Furniture Company, which has four locations in the area, is looking to fill 60 open positions in its corporate offices, distribution center and retail stores.

Dayton traffic from the WHIO Traffic Center

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.

Power restored to Fairborn area after overnight outage

Power restored to Fairborn area after overnight outage

UPDATE @ 6 a.m.DP&L; said power has been restored to parts of the Fairborn area after an outage that lasted over five hours.

Latest Sports

Warriors roll over Elks

WEEK 6: Fairborn stuns Stebbins; Wayne dominates, Troy and Tipp renew rivalry

Nobody can beat the Wayne High School football team, not even Centerville. The Elks and Warriors have been the areas biggest big school rivals, but Wayne's 45-8 win shows the team from Huber Heights is pulling away from the GWOC field.

HS Highlights for Sept. 29: Centerville wins GWOC Postseason Tourney

Dhaivat Pandya and Adam Velasco each fired off a 71 to lead the Centerville boys golf team to a win at the GWOC Postseason Tournament on Thursday.

High School Football: Five games to watch in Week 6

High School Football: Five games to watch in Week 6

We’re midway through another high school football season and it’s interesting to note that the “have nots” are well ahead of the “haves” in the Miami Valley.

HS Highlights for Sept. 27: Greeneview wins D-II Sectional

Wade Hovan shot a 78 and Zach Halder added an 83 to help Greeneview capture a Division II sectional title at Reid Park on Tuesday.

Leaders retain top spots in football Power Rankings

Week 6: Did your team make the area power rankings?

There are no changes in the top sports for Week 6 of the high school football Power Rankings. The greatest reshuffling is in Division I.

Week 6 high school football schedule

Week 6 high school football schedule

This is Week 6 of the high school football season, which also is the midway point of the regular season.

Prep Highlights for Sept. 24: WLS wins Caverns Invitational

The West Liberty-Salem boys and girls cross country teams won the Max Evans Ohio Caverns Invitational on Saturday.

Troy-Miamisburg: ‘What a high school football game, huh?’

Troy-Miamisburg: ‘What a high school football game, huh?’

Troy football coach Matt Burgbacher got it right after Miamisburg handed the Trojans their first loss in the final seconds Friday night at Troy.

Miamisburg stuns Troy in final seconds

WEEK 5: Burg beats Troy at last second; Creek escapes Fairmont with OT win

Miamisburg High School's Tate Vongsy connected with Tyler Johnson on a 19-yard touchdown pass to beat Troy 21-17 with eight seconds left in a Week 5 football classic.

Unbeaten Troy faces big challenge in Miamisburg

WEEK 5: Unbeaten Troy faces big challenge in Miamisburg

Troy’s stunning turnaround will meet its greatest challenge when the Trojans (4-0) host Miamisburg (3-1) in a Greater Western Ohio Conference crossover high school football game tonight.

 
 

The latest news videos