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Tiffany Y. Latta

Tiffany Y. Latta is a reporter for Cox Media Group Ohio based in Springfield at the Springfield News-Sun.

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Clark County courts system gets new records system
 The Clark County Common Pleas Clerk of Courts Office and other departments recently launched a new customized computerized system that will manage case information for county justice departments. The new TAG Case Process Manager will process case information between the clerk of courts, law enforcement, probation officials, jury management...

4:00 PM Monday, May. 30, 2016

The Clark County Common Pleas Clerk of Courts Office and other departments recently launched a new customized computerized system that will manage case information for county justice departments. The new TAG Case Process Manager will process case information between the clerk of courts, law enforcement, probation officials, jury management...
New Carlisle to finally sell defunct development for $189K

12:00 AM Saturday, May. 21, 2016

The city of New Carlisle has agreed to sell the defunct Twin Creeks Subdivision — finally ending a nine-year ordeal and recouping some of a roughly $1 million bond it co-signed. Residents applauded after New Carlisle city council members agreed this week to sell 27 Twin Creeks lots for $189,000. The proprieties will be sold to Don Gilliam...
Greenon students memorialize teacher
 Greenon students honored a popular longtime teacher who died earlier this week with a memorial and portrait of him on the school track. Jeffrey Whitt died on Monday. He was 55. Austin Webb, a senior at Greenon High School, drew the chalk art memorial of Whitt to say thanks to Whitt, who he described as a special teacher who had a positive...

11:36 PM Friday, May. 20, 2016

Greenon students honored a popular longtime teacher who died earlier this week with a memorial and portrait of him on the school track. Jeffrey Whitt died on Monday. He was 55. Austin Webb, a senior at Greenon High School, drew the chalk art memorial of Whitt to say thanks to Whitt, who he described as a special teacher who had a positive...
Youth sports targeted to draw more visitors to Springfield
 The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau wants to establish a youth sports complex and target amateur athletics to increase tourism. That could include a swimming pool and the other amenities that go around that,” said Daren Cotter, the group’s new chairman. “Fitness facilities, athletic fields, restaurants...

10:00 AM Wednesday, May. 18, 2016

The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau wants to establish a youth sports complex and target amateur athletics to increase tourism. That could include a swimming pool and the other amenities that go around that,” said Daren Cotter, the group’s new chairman. “Fitness facilities, athletic fields, restaurants...
Clark County clerk loses lawsuit over direct deposit
 A judge ruled Monday that Clark County Auditor John Federer didn’t withhold the paycheck of the county common pleas court clerk and committed “no wrongful” acts against him. Clark County Common Pleas Clerk of Courts But visiting Retired Greene County Judge J. Timothy Campbell ruled in favor of Federer on all four counts...

8:46 PM Monday, May. 16, 2016

A judge ruled Monday that Clark County Auditor John Federer didn’t withhold the paycheck of the county common pleas court clerk and committed “no wrongful” acts against him. Clark County Common Pleas Clerk of Courts But visiting Retired Greene County Judge J. Timothy Campbell ruled in favor of Federer on all four counts...
Clark County Fairgrounds makes safety, health upgrades
 Unmatched coverage The Clark County Fairgrounds recently obtained a campgrounds license after operating for several years without one outside fair week and also had been operating without Environmental Protection Agency approved sanitary hydrants. The fairgrounds obtained a campgrounds license in April after being told it wouldn’t be...

11:30 PM Sunday, May. 15, 2016

Unmatched coverage The Clark County Fairgrounds recently obtained a campgrounds license after operating for several years without one outside fair week and also had been operating without Environmental Protection Agency approved sanitary hydrants. The fairgrounds obtained a campgrounds license in April after being told it wouldn’t be...
Clark County could set aside $500K annually for economic development
 By the numbers: Clark County commissioners might approve a new policy requiring them to transfer a minimum of $500,000 per year into a fund for economic development, community development and capital projects. “We (would) have the flexibility now to handle a project ourselves … or we also (would) have the option to have the group...

12:00 AM Saturday, May. 14, 2016

By the numbers: Clark County commissioners might approve a new policy requiring them to transfer a minimum of $500,000 per year into a fund for economic development, community development and capital projects. “We (would) have the flexibility now to handle a project ourselves … or we also (would) have the option to have the group...
Clark County elections official quits, says he was ‘disrespected’
 Clark County Board of Elections Deputy Director Tom Wilson has resigned after just two months on the job, saying he was “greatly disrespected” by a board member. Wilson, a Democrat and a former Clark County assistant prosecutor, submitted a two-page resignation letter dated April 29 outlining multiple occasions when he felt mistreated...

11:01 PM Friday, May. 13, 2016

Clark County Board of Elections Deputy Director Tom Wilson has resigned after just two months on the job, saying he was “greatly disrespected” by a board member. Wilson, a Democrat and a former Clark County assistant prosecutor, submitted a two-page resignation letter dated April 29 outlining multiple occasions when he felt mistreated...
New Clark County Fair director to consider beer sales, partnerships
 The new director of the Clark County Fairgrounds said he would consider selling alcohol at the fair and plans to seek corporate contracts with beverage companies and other businesses. Dean Blair, whose first day was May 2, said he’s currently learning as much as he can about the fair, but at some point he will research the pros and...

9:03 PM Thursday, May. 12, 2016

The new director of the Clark County Fairgrounds said he would consider selling alcohol at the fair and plans to seek corporate contracts with beverage companies and other businesses. Dean Blair, whose first day was May 2, said he’s currently learning as much as he can about the fair, but at some point he will research the pros and...
Clark County leaders concerned summer youth jobs program may end
 By the numbers A $512,000 summer employment program that provides jobs to about 100 youth could end after this year. The state has replaced it with a year-round program, but some Clark County leaders are concerned that not as many people will qualify under the new rules. The Opportunities for Individual Change Summer Youth Employment Program...

10:00 AM Thursday, May. 12, 2016

By the numbers A $512,000 summer employment program that provides jobs to about 100 youth could end after this year. The state has replaced it with a year-round program, but some Clark County leaders are concerned that not as many people will qualify under the new rules. The Opportunities for Individual Change Summer Youth Employment Program...