New Carlisle

25 items
Results 1 - 20 of 25next >
Cruise-ins are a great way to bring back memories, Pam Cottrel says. Marshall Gorby/Staff

Cruise-in brings back memories of memorable cars in Clark County

One of the enjoyable things about this summer has been all the great cruise-ins. What fun to gather all the older and restored vehicles in the area, listen to music, and remember how it was back in the day. Perhaps I love it because I grew up in that wonderful ...

Juan Reyes

Shooting after Springfield party leads to indictments

A Springfield man has been indicted in connection with a shootout that left one man shot in the head.A Clark County grand jury approved charges Monday against Juan Reyes Jr., 19, of 2410 Irwin Ave., for discharge of a firearm on or near prohibited premises and tampering with evidence in ...

Kitty Smith, from the Clark County Combined Health District, talks about some of the medication used to treat STDs Friday. BILL LACKEY/STAFF

STD numbers spike in Clark County

Sexually-transmitted diseases are on the rise in Clark County, including syphilis cases, which have increased more than a thousand percent over the last five years. New funding from the state health department and a state bill passed earlier this year could help get more people tested and treated for STDs ...

The Clark County Offices and Municipal Court building. BILL LACKEY/STAFF

Federal change will cost Clark County $3 million

Federal changes will result in Clark County losing $3 million — more than 12 percent of its $23.5 million in annual sales tax revenue — when the state stops collecting sales taxes from certain health care organizations.The federal government is ending the state’s collection of sale taxes on services from ...

Sgt. Jared Keyes of the Ohio State Highway Patrol holds a flashlight while conducting a horizontal gaze nystagmus test on a driver. The test is one field sobriety test that state troopers use to determine whether someone is impaired. BRIAN KOLLARS / STAFF

Clark County traffic blitz to target drunk drivers

More deputies and police will be patrolling city and county roads until the end of the Labor Day weekend because of a nationwide campaign to crack down on drunken driving.Drivers across Clark County might notice more law enforcement on the roads as the annual Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over ...

Clark County Common Pleas Court. Bill Lackey/Staff

Springfield woman accused of trying to bribe court witness

A Clark County grand jury has indicted a Springfield woman for allegedly offering to pay a witness to not testify in court.Loretta Adams, 56, of 424 Lyle Ave., was faces one charge of felony bribery, according to court records.Adams allegedly offered to pay a witness in an ongoing aggravated burglary ...

The former Springfield South High School. Bill Lackey/Staff

Top 5 historic Clark County school buildings

As kids around Clark County begin their school year, we take a look at 5 historic school buildings from around clark County.  

Later Clark County school starts could improve test scores, attendance

Research shows daily high school start times should be pushed back to allow high school students to get more sleep, but Clark County school leaders say many complicating factors are involved in setting those times. In 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended start times at high schools be pushed ...

Clark County Sheriff’s Deputy Sheila Crews walks along Main Street in New Carlisle. City leaders said offering credit to residents who pay income taxes in other cities could lead to big cuts in services, including police. Bill Lackey/Staff

New Carlisle residents seek income tax relief, city rejects petition

A group of New Carlisle residents want to receive credit on their local income taxes when they pay taxes in other cities, but legal hurdles might prevent the issue from being on the November ballot.A petition signed by 176 New Carlisle residents asks that the council put on the ballot ...

Firefighters respond to a blaze in July that destroyed a 16-foot junior dragster, the trailer and everything else in it. Contributed photo

Racers rally to support New Carlisle girl who lost dragster in fire

The community at Kil-Kare Raceway has raced to the side of a 12-year-old New Carlisle girl whose car was destroyed in a fire this summer. Carol Griffis said the support has been amazing for her daughter Hannah and their family since a golf cart ignited in a trailer hauled by ...

Deputy Johnny Lemen and K-9 officer Yari from the Clark County Sheriff’s Office will be at the Family and Youth Initiatives Community Safety Days event on Thursday. Staff

Growing community safety event moves to Tecumseh High School

Last week Enon and New Carlisle went all out to provide wonderful National Nights Out for their respective communities. I was impressed by all the activities, prizes provided by local businesses and with the size of the crowds.Thanks, folks, for all you do for our neighborhoods.If you missed the National ...

School Notes

WITTENBERG UNIVERSITYLocal Wittenberg University students recently named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list include:Shaelyn Sakos, of Fairborn; Adrianne Krites, Madison Leatherwood, Mackenzie Musgrave, Brett Siemon and Meagan Tanner, all of New Carlisle; Lauren Holaday, of North Lewisburg; Andrew Armstrong, Carley Sullivan, Savannah Sullivan and Caitlin Willfong, all of South ...

A root beer float will bring the cool to any day. Contributed photo.

Get a free root beer float in Springfield on Saturday

Saturday, Aug. 6, is National Root Beer Float Day and you can take advantage of a great deal from one restaurant.A&W; All-American Food will be giving away free root beer floats to all customers from 2 p.m. until the closing of the restaurant.There are two A&W; restaurants within Springfield, 2217 ...

Seventy pounds of medication were dropped off at the latest Drug Take Back day in Clark County. JEFF GUERINI/STAFF

Record 300K pills collected at Clark County drug take-back event

A drug take-back event in Moorefield Twp. prevented more than 300,000 prescription pills — a local record — from illegally ending up on the streets or from polluting waterways. Clark County sheriff’s deputies and township trustees collected more than 70 pounds of pills, valued at more than $315,000, at a ...

Pam Cottrel

Medway marks 200 years with community celebration

Medway will celebrate its bicentennial on Saturday, Aug. 6.I love bicentennials.Think about it. In only 200 years this community has gone from untracked wilderness to a modern Midwestern town. That’s a long way. Bicentennials celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of generations.Can you imagine what the first Medway residents saw ...

Children wait in line for free food at the Springfield Police Division’s National Night Out event in 2015. The event will take place Tuesday, Aug. 2 this year beginning at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall Plaza.

Springfield police hope event builds community relationship

Law enforcement from across the country will host a National Night Out celebration Tuesday, including in downtown Springfield.The Springfield Police Division will hold its event on City Hall Plaza in downtown Springfield from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.This year will be an especially important event after recent violence against officers, said ...

School Notes

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS•Moriah Stickley, of Urbana, was recently named to the 2016 spring semester dean’s list at the University of Iowa.•Mitchell McCorkle, of South Vienna, was recently named to the 2015-16 spring semester dean’s list at Ohio University.•Alex Lobl, of Springfield, recently received a master of science in game design and ...

The Board of Clark County Commissioners will interview four applicants for its vacant Clark County Administrator job. Bill Lackey/Staff

Four interviewed for top Clark County job

The Board of Clark County Commissioners are interviewing four candidates for the vacant Clark County administrator position.Commissioners interviewed two candidates on Friday and will interview two more candidates on Monday.>>RELATED: 15 apply for Clark County administrator job>>PREVIOUS COVERAGE: Clark County administrator Kennedy resignsThe candidates receiving interviews include:• Warren Brown, Huron ...

Chicken Wings (Photo: National Chicken Council)

Top places to dine on National Chicken Wing Day

Chicken wings have become a staple within every meat lover’s diet. While the chicken wing craze can be traced back to the city of Buffalo, Springfield and the surrounding area are no slouches when it comes to good chicken wings. Here are some restaurants that would satisfy your chicken wing ...

Treon Leslie

Two men indicted on attempted murder in separate Springfield shootings

A Clark County grand jury met Monday and indicted two men on unrelated charges of attempted murder and felonious assault.Treon D. Leslie, 25, of Huber Heights, was arrested by Springfield police on July 18 in connection with a June 27 shooting on East High Street and St. George Place where ...

25 items
Results 1 - 20 of 25next >
 
 

Hot topics