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Springfield woman charged after boy, 10, allegedly missing for 7 hours
 A Springfield woman is accused of child endangering after an Amber Alert was nearly issued for a 10-year-old boy who was allegedly missing for more than seven hours on Tuesday evening. Jana Chanel Stanhope, 29, of 2503 Virginia Ave., faces two counts of child endangering. Stanhope plead not guilty in the Clark County Municipal Court on Wednesday...

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A Springfield woman is accused of child endangering after an Amber Alert was nearly issued for a 10-year-old boy who was allegedly missing for more than seven hours on Tuesday evening. Jana Chanel Stanhope, 29, of 2503 Virginia Ave., faces two counts of child endangering. Stanhope plead not guilty in the Clark County Municipal Court on Wednesday...
Springfield wants hazardous waste dump named a Superfund site
 The city of Springfield wants the Tremont City Barrel Fill — which has 1.5 million gallons of hazardous waste near the city’s drinking water source — to be placed on the Superfund list to ensure federal action. Springfield city commissioners unanimously passed a resolution two weeks ago backing a reduced $24 million clean-up...

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The city of Springfield wants the Tremont City Barrel Fill — which has 1.5 million gallons of hazardous waste near the city’s drinking water source — to be placed on the Superfund list to ensure federal action. Springfield city commissioners unanimously passed a resolution two weeks ago backing a reduced $24 million clean-up...
Springfield man accused of unlawful sexual conduct with minor
 A Springfield man faces felony charges after he allegedly had sex with a minor. Michael Aldridge, 25, of 1321 Klobdenz Ave., has been charged with unlawful sexual activity with a minor between the age of 13 and 16. He plead not guilty in Clark County Municipal Court last week. Springfield Police Division officers were conducting a search...

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A Springfield man faces felony charges after he allegedly had sex with a minor. Michael Aldridge, 25, of 1321 Klobdenz Ave., has been charged with unlawful sexual activity with a minor between the age of 13 and 16. He plead not guilty in Clark County Municipal Court last week. Springfield Police Division officers were conducting a search...
Springfield woman charged after toddler allegedly found on roof
 A Springfield woman is facing child endangering charges after a 2-year-old child was allegedly found on the roof of their home with a dog. MORE: Clark County suspected overdose deaths surpass last year’s total Daun Morrison, 23, of 231 S. Shaffer St., was arrested and placed in the Clark County Jail. She’s expected to appear in...

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A Springfield woman is facing child endangering charges after a 2-year-old child was allegedly found on the roof of their home with a dog. MORE: Clark County suspected overdose deaths surpass last year’s total Daun Morrison, 23, of 231 S. Shaffer St., was arrested and placed in the Clark County Jail. She’s expected to appear in...
Clark County plan includes combined 9-1-1 dispatch, modern fairgrounds
 Clark County commissioners will focus on several objectives over the next four years as part of its first-ever strategic plan, including moving forward with a combined 9-1-1 dispatch center. The plan was approved by commissioners at Wednesday’s meeting. It will focus on three key areas — promoting access to services, improving...

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Clark County commissioners will focus on several objectives over the next four years as part of its first-ever strategic plan, including moving forward with a combined 9-1-1 dispatch center. The plan was approved by commissioners at Wednesday’s meeting. It will focus on three key areas — promoting access to services, improving...
Clark County suspected overdose deaths surpass last year’s total
 Clark County has seen 81 suspected drug overdose deaths as of July 18, surpassing the record total for all of last year, which local leaders say is a sign that drug abuse has become a public health crisis. About 60 overdose deaths have been confirmed through the end of April, Clark County Coroner Dr. Richard Marsh said. He’s still waiting...

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Clark County has seen 81 suspected drug overdose deaths as of July 18, surpassing the record total for all of last year, which local leaders say is a sign that drug abuse has become a public health crisis. About 60 overdose deaths have been confirmed through the end of April, Clark County Coroner Dr. Richard Marsh said. He’s still waiting...
$213K grant to open safe house for Clark County addicts
 A $213,000 federal grant will allow a first-of-its-kind safe house to open in Springfield later this year, providing addicts seeking help a place to go before receiving treatment. The safe house will be operated by McKinley Hall treatment center as part of the recovery board’s warm hand-off program, which will place a licensed chemical...

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A $213,000 federal grant will allow a first-of-its-kind safe house to open in Springfield later this year, providing addicts seeking help a place to go before receiving treatment. The safe house will be operated by McKinley Hall treatment center as part of the recovery board’s warm hand-off program, which will place a licensed chemical...
Springfield man accused of pulling gun after parking dispute
 A Springfield man is facing charges after he allegedly pulled a gun on his neighbor due to a parking dispute. MORE: Springfield man accused of striking police officer Gregory S. Helsel, 45, of 419 E. Southern Ave., was arrested at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday and placed in the Clark County Jail. He was charged with one count of aggravated menacing...

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A Springfield man is facing charges after he allegedly pulled a gun on his neighbor due to a parking dispute. MORE: Springfield man accused of striking police officer Gregory S. Helsel, 45, of 419 E. Southern Ave., was arrested at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday and placed in the Clark County Jail. He was charged with one count of aggravated menacing...
New Carlisle, Clark County library work to resolve funding dispute
 The New Carlisle Public Library and the Clark County Public Library might seek alternative ways to share funding rather than changing its state funding model, a Clark County commissioner said last week. Clark County Commissioner Melanie Flax Wilt held a meeting with officials from both libraries on July 11. RELATED: New Carlisle library wants...

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The New Carlisle Public Library and the Clark County Public Library might seek alternative ways to share funding rather than changing its state funding model, a Clark County commissioner said last week. Clark County Commissioner Melanie Flax Wilt held a meeting with officials from both libraries on July 11. RELATED: New Carlisle library wants...
Brewery booming in Springfield as Ohio craft beer industry grows
 The craft beer industry in Ohio has increased by $2 billion over the past two years, but a Springfield brewery owner says the market might be becoming too crowded to continue the massive growth. Springfield-based Mother Stewart’s Brewing Co. will mark its one-year anniversary this weekend in a renovated factory and community leaders...

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The craft beer industry in Ohio has increased by $2 billion over the past two years, but a Springfield brewery owner says the market might be becoming too crowded to continue the massive growth. Springfield-based Mother Stewart’s Brewing Co. will mark its one-year anniversary this weekend in a renovated factory and community leaders...
Springfield kids have fun in the mud at Splash Zone event
 More than 350 Springfield children trounced through the mud as part of the second Mud Mania event held by the National Trail Parks and Recreation District. The event, which was also attended by about 300 adults, included multiple mud obstacles for children at the Splash Zone Family Aquatics Center on Friday morning that left many losing their...

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More than 350 Springfield children trounced through the mud as part of the second Mud Mania event held by the National Trail Parks and Recreation District. The event, which was also attended by about 300 adults, included multiple mud obstacles for children at the Splash Zone Family Aquatics Center on Friday morning that left many losing their...
Springfield man accused of striking police officer
 A Springfield man was arrested after allegedly punching a police officer at about 4 p.m. Thursday. MORE: Springfield man accused of striking, dumping trash on woman Emmanuel C. Lewis, 32, of 383 E. Leffel Lane, is facing multiple charges, including assault, assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and obstructing official business. Springfield...

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A Springfield man was arrested after allegedly punching a police officer at about 4 p.m. Thursday. MORE: Springfield man accused of striking, dumping trash on woman Emmanuel C. Lewis, 32, of 383 E. Leffel Lane, is facing multiple charges, including assault, assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and obstructing official business. Springfield...
Clark County Historical Society will go back on ballot in November
 The Clark County Historical Society will ask voters to approve a five-year, 0.3-mill levy on the Nov. 7 ballot for capital projects and operating expenses — its second request in two years. The levy would generate about $700,000 annually or $3.5 million during the five-year time period, historical society CEO Roger Sherrock said. Clark...

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The Clark County Historical Society will ask voters to approve a five-year, 0.3-mill levy on the Nov. 7 ballot for capital projects and operating expenses — its second request in two years. The levy would generate about $700,000 annually or $3.5 million during the five-year time period, historical society CEO Roger Sherrock said. Clark...
Springfield man accused of striking, dumping trash on woman
 A warrant has been issued for a Springfield man accused of striking and dumping trash on a woman after an alleged fight over cooking food. RELATED: Springfield woman injured, attacked with stun gun Darnell L. Brandon Sr., 47, of 1884 Clay St., faces charges of domestic violence and assault, according to a police report. The man reportedly...

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A warrant has been issued for a Springfield man accused of striking and dumping trash on a woman after an alleged fight over cooking food. RELATED: Springfield woman injured, attacked with stun gun Darnell L. Brandon Sr., 47, of 1884 Clay St., faces charges of domestic violence and assault, according to a police report. The man reportedly...
Clark County Fair reduces ticket price after attendance dip last year
 The Clark County Fair will reduce the cost of tickets this year to its lowest price in nearly two decades in an attempt to increase attendance as it celebrates its 70th anniversary this month. About half of Clark County’s total tourism revenue of about $368 million can be linked to events at the fairgrounds and Champions Center, according...

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The Clark County Fair will reduce the cost of tickets this year to its lowest price in nearly two decades in an attempt to increase attendance as it celebrates its 70th anniversary this month. About half of Clark County’s total tourism revenue of about $368 million can be linked to events at the fairgrounds and Champions Center, according...
Two roads in Springfield Twp. have been closed due to high water
 Two roads in Springfield Twp. have been closed due to high water, Springfield Twp. announced this morning. RELATED: Heavy rains cause flooding, power outages Mitchell Road between Crabill and Ridge Roads has been closed, while Ridge Road between the Prime Ohio 2 and Mitchell Road has also been closed. It’s unclear when the roads will...

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Two roads in Springfield Twp. have been closed due to high water, Springfield Twp. announced this morning. RELATED: Heavy rains cause flooding, power outages Mitchell Road between Crabill and Ridge Roads has been closed, while Ridge Road between the Prime Ohio 2 and Mitchell Road has also been closed. It’s unclear when the roads will...
Springfield woman injured, attacked with stun gun
 A Springfield woman was injured after reportedly being attacked by a stun gun on Monday evening. RELATED: Employee chases Springfield man accused of stealing auto parts The woman was walking on South York Street at about 9:40 p.m. when she stopped and sat on the curb to get a rock out of her sandal, according to a police report. The woman...

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A Springfield woman was injured after reportedly being attacked by a stun gun on Monday evening. RELATED: Employee chases Springfield man accused of stealing auto parts The woman was walking on South York Street at about 9:40 p.m. when she stopped and sat on the curb to get a rock out of her sandal, according to a police report. The woman...
New Carlisle library wants more of $4.5M state funds to expand hours
 The New Carlisle Public Library has asked local governments to support increasing its share of the state’s public library funding to help it expand hours and services after the Clark County Public Library denied its request because it believes the current split is fair. Beth Freeman, the new director of the New Carlisle library, asked...

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The New Carlisle Public Library has asked local governments to support increasing its share of the state’s public library funding to help it expand hours and services after the Clark County Public Library denied its request because it believes the current split is fair. Beth Freeman, the new director of the New Carlisle library, asked...
Employee chases Springfield man accused of stealing auto parts
 A Springfield man is facing theft charges after he allegedly stole items from a local auto parts store and was later arrested after being chased by an employee. RELATED: Springfield man charged, allegedly shot himself in leg Daniell J. Taylor, 38, of 310 E. Street, was arrested on Saturday morning and ordered into the Clark County Municipal...

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A Springfield man is facing theft charges after he allegedly stole items from a local auto parts store and was later arrested after being chased by an employee. RELATED: Springfield man charged, allegedly shot himself in leg Daniell J. Taylor, 38, of 310 E. Street, was arrested on Saturday morning and ordered into the Clark County Municipal...
Drug epidemic wreaking havoc on Clark County businesses, economy
 Springfield business leaders say the drug epidemic wreaking havoc on the community has made it more difficult than ever to hire employees who can pass a drug test. A local drug coalition is working with Clark County employers to streamline drug policies to help the local workforce and provide more opportunities for recovering addicts. More...

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Springfield business leaders say the drug epidemic wreaking havoc on the community has made it more difficult than ever to hire employees who can pass a drug test. A local drug coalition is working with Clark County employers to streamline drug policies to help the local workforce and provide more opportunities for recovering addicts. More...
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