Standoff in Trotwood ends
The Montgomery County SWAT unit was called to the 6300 block of Westford Rd. sometime after 11:00 p.m. Sunday. Police have not released many details.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Andrew Nason charged with failure to control dogs.
Andrew Nason was arrested Friday morning. He is charged in Dayton Municipal Court with two counts of failure to control dogs.
Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union donates three steers to Manna
While many Montgomery County residents can say that they have donated food items to Manna to help them fight hunger in the area, how many can say they donated a whole cow? What about three? The Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union, based in Germantown, recently launched a fundraising campaign to raise money in order to buy steers to be made into meat products for the Manna Food Center. Manna provides food for those in need throughout Montgomery County, where the Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union has multiple branches.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Fatal dog mauling on East Bruce Avenue in Dayton.
Klonda Richey, 57, was mauled to death by her neighbors' two dogs in February. The attack happened outside Richey's East Bruce Avenue home.
Washington suburb considering EPS ban
County Councilman Hans Riemer introduced a measure that would bar the use or sale of EPS food service products including any container, plate, cup, tray or egg carton as of Jan. 1, 2016. The ban would not include products prepackaged for sale outside of the county nor would it extend to materials used to package raw meat, seafood or poultry.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Police to file charges against missing Md. mom
Montgomery County police say they intend to file criminal charges against a mother who slipped away from her husband following the disappearance of two of their children. Assistant Police Chief Russ Hamill also said Wednesday that 27-year-old Catherine Hoggle was captured briefly on video in downtown Germantown early Tuesday morning.
Dayton medical complex plans $3M upgrade
Elizabeth Place, the former hospital complex, has 1.2 million square feet of space that supports nearly 700 jobs among dozens of tenants, many in the medical sphere. Owners want to improve the buildings, parking lots and signage.
Dayton box manufacturer to move headquarters
Miami Valley Packaging Solutions just purchased the warehouse at 150 Janney Road from the Dayton Hydraulic Company for $785,000. Miami Valley Packaging Solutions just purchased the warehouse at 150 Janney Road from the Dayton Hydraulic Company for $785,000, according to Montgomery County property records.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Ohio teen sentenced to 4 years for 'knockout game'
A 17-year-old Ohio boy convicted on charges of attacking and robbing two men as part of the so-called "knockout game" has been sentenced to four years in prison. Prosecutors in southwest Ohio's Montgomery County say the former Stivers High School student was convicted as an adult of two counts of robbery last month.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
SW Ohio man sentenced in crash that killed boy
A man convicted in a crash that killed his girlfriend's 8-year-old son has been sentenced in southwest Ohio to three years in prison. Montgomery County Prosecutor Mat Heck Jr. says 37-year-old Jerimy Rowland , of Dayton, was sentenced Friday in Dayton.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Death penalty moratorium forces state to alter schedule
A federal judge's extended moratorium on the carrying out of the death penalty in Ohio prompted the state Friday to revise its execution schedule, pushing back the planned lethal injection of convicted murderer William Montgomery from February to September in the process. Montgomery, convicted in the 1986 murders of two Toledo roommates, was scheduled to die using the state's again-revised two-drug method on Feb. 11, but that date is now scheduled for the delayed execution of Ronald Phillips of Summit County.
The cost of heroin
Opiate use has become so widespread, more people die from overdoes, than car crashes. There isn't a typical user.
Dayton, Montgomery County draft deal to share some projects, services
Dayton and Montgomery County have worked out a compact to share some projects and services, as part of a push to working more closely together.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Jury debates fate of Anthony Stargell
As late as 4:30 Thursday afternoon, a jury in a Montgomery County courtroom was still debating whether Anthony Stargell is guilty of murder. Stargell is on trial for the 2012 murder of Tom Nickles.
Jack Russell terrier accused of biting 1-year-old girl.
The family of a little girl bit by a dog is responding to the dog owner's fight to get the dog back. The family says in a letter through their attorney that they were on vacation at a Brookville campground when their 1-year-old daughter was bit on the face by a Jack Russell terrier.
David Elam accused of drug possession and abuse in Montgomery County.
Dayton police filed a report that says officers stopped a car after spotting it an alley known for drug activity. Officers say they saw two syringes tossed from the car window during the stop.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Trotwood man sentenced for crash that killed girlfriend
Ryan M. Hayes, 33 ,was ordered to serve 90 months in prison for the Sept. 17, 2011 crash that killed 33-year-old Qadriyyah Harvey.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
4-H members sell animals in the Montgomery County "Sale of Champions"
The annual "Sale of Champions" at the Montgomery County Fair signals the end of a chapter in 'Fair Week'; however, for one local family - the auction represents a new opportunity to honor the life of Levi Montoya.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Sources: New Harveysburg chief not certified to be officer in Ohio
The Village of Harveysburg appointed a new police chief Monday night who, according to the state of Ohio, isn't certified to be a police officer.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
2014 Election Preview: Ohio and Montgomery County
November 2014 is fast approaching, and while the national narrative focuses on the US Senate, other races at the state level and below are in play.