Greene County Newswire

Greene County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greene County, OH.

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  1. Capital Needs Are Top On Crum's Priority ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Greenville Sun

    As David Crum, mayor of Greene County, looks beyond the past year into the months still to come in his first term of office, he foresees a need for Greene Countians and their elected leaders to face the realities of aging infrastructures and how to deal with them before costs become huge. In a recent interview, Crum said, "I would encourage people to look at our county facilities.

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  2. 'Indivisible Greene County' Rallying Downtown TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Greenville Sun

    Indivisible Greene County is holding a "Silent No More!" rally Saturday from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Greene County Courthouse. The rally is to commemorate the election of new officers for Democratic Party organizations spread throughout the region, according to a news release from the group.

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  3. Superheroes, get your capes ready -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Superheroes should get ready for the Saturday, April 8 Superhero Child Abuse Prevention and Elimination 5K Walk/Run in recognition of National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Family Violence Prevention Center , Greene County Children Services, Family Solutions Center, Michael's House, Greene County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Jacob Barker Foundation and the Xenia Chrome Divas will host the event.

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  4. Xenia woman pleads not guilty -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    An indictment earlier in the week led a Xenia woman, charged with aggravated vehicular homicide, to plead not guilty in Greene County Common Pleas Court March 24. Kathy J. Smith, 63, was also charged with aggravated vehicular assault, a third-degree felony, and two counts of driving while under the influence of alcohol and/or other drugs, first-degree misdemeanors. Attorney Peter Certo entered Smith's plea as she was arraigned in Judge Stephen Wolaver's courtroom under the direction of Magistrate Raymond Dundes.

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  5. Kentucky man to be tried again -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    A Kentucky man is being retried Monday, March 27 in Greene County Common Pleas Court for allegedly assaulting a peace officer in Beavercreek. A jury could not reach a verdict after five hours in the Jan. 30 trial for Vincent Lyday.

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  6. Beavercreek library celebrates grand reopening -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County News Beavercreek public officials joined Greene County Public Library staff members to cut a ribbon at the grand reopening of the Beavercreek Community Library. Those pictured include: Head Librarian Jennifer Ventling, City Council Member Brian Jarvis, Greene County Public Library Executive Director Karl Colon, Township Trustee Jeff Roberts, Mayor Bob Stone, Township Trustee Carol Graff and Township Trustee Tom Kretz.

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  7. Scout cleans up park for spring -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Work continued as winter ended at Greene County Parks & Trails' Russ Nature Reserve in Beavercreek with the completion of an Eagle Scout project by Mason Nash, Troop 870.

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  8. Woman Charged With 2 Murder Counts In Death Of Pregnant 21-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | The Greenville Sun

    Greene County Sheriff Pat Hankins announces the arrest of Vonda Star Smith during a Wednesday news conference at the Greene County Courthouse Annex. An Afton woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection with the the August 2016 death of 21-year-old Jessie Nicole Morrison.

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  9. YS preschool earns rating -Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Yellow Springs Schools' commitment to exceptional early childhood education in the preschool program at Friends Preschool has earned a Five-Star Step Up To Quality Award from the State of Ohio. "Early intervention is key to student success and we are proud to partner with the Greene County Educational Service Center, Friends Senior Care Community and Cedar Cliff Schools to offer exceptional early educational experiences for students in our community," said Donna First, director of Student Services at Yellow Springs Schools.

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  10. Jamestown council discusses improvements -Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Keeping stride with the continuous improvements in the village, officials discussed grant money and a possible tree replacement project during a regular meeting of village council March 20. During the meeting, Kristi Tidd of the Greene County Department of Development spoke to council about deadlines for grant funding from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. "You've been a recipient for numerous years," Tidd said.

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  11. Greeneview student writers lauded -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... PenOhio was founded by Merrill's son, Thomas Merrill, last year. In the southwest region, which includes Greene County, Masser said there were 26 teams - of which 12 were varsity and 14 were junior varsity. Other area schools that in the competition ...

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  12. Xenia woman indicted for fatal crash that killed one - 11:11 am updated:Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    A Xenia woman has been indicted by a Greene County Grand Jury on four counts stemming from a fatal car accident on Hussey Road in August 2016. Kathy J. Smith, 63, was charged with aggravated vehicular homicide, a second-degree felony with mandatory imprisonment; aggravated vehicular assault, a third-degree felony; and two counts of operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or other drugs, first-degree misdemeanors.

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  13. Superior scientists show off -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County News Greene County resident Justin Snell, a Dayton STEM Academy student, listens to one of the judges ask a question during the district science fair. Students in grades 5-12 from Clark, Greene and Montgomery counties who earned superior ratings at their local or county science fairs were eligible to compete.

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  14. Lawsuit against Cedarville U dismissed -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    A lawsuit filed in Greene County Common Pleas Court by a former Cedarville student against the university and a professor was voluntarily dismissed by the plaintiff. Glenn M. Hartle II, from Warsaw, Ohio, filed the lawsuit March 10, 2016 against the university and biology assistant professor Cynthia Carol Wingert alleging slander, libel, defamation of character and other wrongful acts as a result of Hartle's performance on a human structure and function I final exam, administered by Wingert.

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  15. Area physicians join partnership -Read the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Eleven Kettering Physician Network practices in Greene County are among more than 2,900 primary care practices nationwide participating in a historic public-private partnership intended to strengthen primary care as a whole. Comprehensive Primary Care Plus is a partnership between payer partners from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services , state Medicaid agencies, commercial health plans, self-insured businesses, and primary care providers.

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  16. Greene County Commission To Meet Monday; 10 Resolutions On AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Greenville Sun

    Greene County's legislative body, the County Commission, will meet Monday at 6 p.m. in the upper floor courtroom in the county courthouse.

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  17. County's Head Maintenance Man RetiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Greenville Sun

    Russell Kinser, left, and his wife Frances, stand in a reception held in honor of Kinser's retirement as head of the Greene County Maintenance Department, a position he has held for 12 years. Friends and associates in Greene County government hosted the reception Friday afternoon in the meeting room of the Greene County Courthouse Annex.

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  18. Early County Budget Projections Coming InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Greenville Sun

    The Greene County Budget and Finance Committee, which called a meeting Thursday to receive preliminary budget information but not to take immediate action, heard brief reports from the county property assessor and trustee. Both said that this year their budget requests would be little changed from last year's, though the Property Assessor Chuck Jeffers said that some additional funds will be asked because the property reappraisal process, which must take every five years, has come around again.

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  19. Police surround a Xenia home on Stevenson -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County Regional SWAT, Greene County Sheriff, Xenia Police and other area law enforcement agencies are currently surrounding a home on Stevenson Road on March 17. Officials have said that there is a stand off with a wanted person believed to be hold up in the house and tear gas and a robot have been been deployed.

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  20. Courthouse cornerstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County was established in March 1803. The first judges met for two years in a tavern in Beavercreek, where much of the original business of establishing the new county was conducted.

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