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80 percent of county homicides involve guns

80 percent of county homicides involve guns

Of the 186 homicides in Montgomery County since the start of 2013, 80 percent (or 149) have involved guns, according to statistics provided by the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.

No injuries reported in West Carrollton house fire

No injuries reported in West Carrollton house fire

UPDATE @ 8:13 a.m. (Aug. 20)Dispatchers say no one was injured in a fire on South Elm Street in West Carrollton Saturday morning.

West Carrollton water main work to cause lane closures

West Carrollton has picked a contractor for the second part of East Dixie Drive water main replacement project, which is expected to impact traffic through November.

Postal worker accused of vacationing while ‘injured’ free on bond

Postal worker accused of vacationing while ‘injured’ free on bond

UPDATE 3:21 p.m. (Aug. 18):The former West Carrollton postal worker allegedly seen vacationing while being too injured to work is free on bond while she awaits trial.

Payroll Project: Trotwood’s highest-paid employees

Payroll Project: Trotwood’s highest-paid employees

Trotwood City Manager Michael Lucking topped that city’s payroll last year despite leaving halfway through the year and becoming interim economic development director of West Carrollton, according to an I-Team analysis of city payroll data.

Multiple crashes on I-75 snarls traffic

Multiple crashes on I-75 snarls traffic

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

Montgomery County opens books for online searches

Montgomery County opens books for online searches

Montgomery County on Wednesday became the largest local government in Ohio to put how it spends its money into an online searchable database.

53 tax levies headed for fall ballot

53 tax levies headed for fall ballot

A higher number of local governments and schools are seeking tax increases on the November ballot, with many saying they’re trying to fill funding gaps created by state cuts.

Jefferson Regional Water Authority lifts boil advisory

Jefferson Regional Water Authority lifts boil advisory

UPDATE @ 10:55 p.m. (Aug. 13)The boil advisory has been lifted for the Jefferson Regional Water Authority system.

Robyn’s Nest takes in animals

Robyn’s Nest takes in animals

“I believe that helping animals is my purpose on Earth,” said Robyn McGeorge, owner and operator of Robyn’s Nest, a nonprofit animal rescue and adoption organization in Germantown.

Latest Sports

High School Football: 5 things to know in Week 1

High School Football: 5 things to know in Week 1

Summer camp is over, it’s time to start playing for real this week. We have two defending state champions from the Miami Valley.

Miamisburg’s Myers, Lamb tackle dual challenges

Ohio State commit Josh Myers and UC commit Cody Lamb focusing on the present

Jeff Graham couldn’t help himself. He knew all about Josh Myers, Miamisburg’s super-sized senior offensive lineman.

High School Highlights for Aug. 19

Coldwater knocked off Tinora 41-0 in a high school football preseason scrimmage on Friday.Dylan Thobe tossed three touchdowns, Sam Broering threw for another two and Zach Klosterman hauled in a pair of TD passes for the Cavaliers.

Week 1 high school football schedule

Wed., Aug. 24Skyline Chili Crosstown ShowdownCin. Purcell Marian vs. Cin. Summit Country Day, 7 p.m.

Stebbins Indians football preview

Stebbins Indians football preview

High school: Stebbins Indians Division: II Region: 8 League/conference and division: GWOC American South.

Cincinnati Bengals coming back to Dayton on Sunday

Cincinnati Bengals coming back to Dayton on Sunday

West Carrollton High School will be the place to be Sunday for Miami Valley fans of the Cincinnati Bengals.

Sidney Yellow Jackets football preview

Sidney Yellow Jackets football preview

High school: Sidney Yellow Jackets Division: II Region: Region 8 League/conference and division: GWOC American North (formerly GWOC North).

Coaching turnover recurring in GWOC football

Coaching turnover recurring in GWOC football

Coaching turnover has swept through the Greater Western Ohio Conference football teams, meaning the days of head coaches anchoring with a program for several decades or longer are dwindling.

Waynesville replaces football coach, athletic director

Waynesville replaces football coach, athletic director

School officials in Waynesville have replaced athletic director and head football coach Brandon Philpot, at least temporarily.

Miamisburg Vikings football preview

Miamisburg Vikings football preview

High school: Miamisburg VikingsDivision: IIRegion: 8League: GWOC National WestRELATED: Stadium opening hits snagHead coach: Steve Channell, four seasons at Miamisburg, 31-12 record; 183-81 overall career record.

 
 

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