Richard Wilson

Rich Wilson was inspired to become a reporter after developing an insatiable appetite for literature and newspapers in his early 20s. He covers breaking news throughout the Miami Valley. Wilson graduated from Miami University in 2004 with a degree in English Journalism and a minor in Botany.  Whenever possible, he takes advantage of the excellent fishing opportunities in Southwest Ohio.

Latest from Richard Wilson

Survivors of Greene County double-fatal crash remain hospitalized
 A man and his young son who survived a double-fatal crash earlier this month remain as patients in hospitals, and investigators are awaiting results of toxicology tests. Adam C. Bishop, 30, of Lebanon, is listed in fair condition at Kettering Medical Center. His 6-year-old son, Aidan, was on a ventilator at a local hospital as of last...

Posted: 8 hours ago

A man and his young son who survived a double-fatal crash earlier this month remain as patients in hospitals, and investigators are awaiting results of toxicology tests. Adam C. Bishop, 30, of Lebanon, is listed in fair condition at Kettering Medical Center. His 6-year-old son, Aidan, was on a ventilator at a local hospital as of last...
Village mulls long-term cell tower lease for $280K
 The village council in Yellow Springs is considering a perpetual lease on a cell tower with a communications company, which would result in a lump sum payment instead of annual revenue. Council members were expected to discuss the proposed lease with SBA Properties, LLC at Monday night’s meeting. If approved, the village would receive...

Posted: 12 hours ago

The village council in Yellow Springs is considering a perpetual lease on a cell tower with a communications company, which would result in a lump sum payment instead of annual revenue. Council members were expected to discuss the proposed lease with SBA Properties, LLC at Monday night’s meeting. If approved, the village would receive...
2 tenants not included in new Millworks plans
 The new owners of Millworks business park in Yellow Springs have plans to transform the property, partly into a destination for arts and craft beer enthusiasts, but the plans do not include extending leases for two of the tenants. Jessica Yamamoto, who bought the property in September for $1.15 million with husband Antonio Molina, recently...

Posted: a day ago

The new owners of Millworks business park in Yellow Springs have plans to transform the property, partly into a destination for arts and craft beer enthusiasts, but the plans do not include extending leases for two of the tenants. Jessica Yamamoto, who bought the property in September for $1.15 million with husband Antonio Molina, recently...
Wright-Patt brings purchasing power, commercial growth to region
 Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and other area military sites have infused billions of dollars into the local economy — a trend likely to grow in the next five years, local economy advocates say. As Wright-Patterson anticipates more jobs coming to the base, the Dayton Daily News found local communities are bracing for an influx in population...

Posted: a day ago

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and other area military sites have infused billions of dollars into the local economy — a trend likely to grow in the next five years, local economy advocates say. As Wright-Patterson anticipates more jobs coming to the base, the Dayton Daily News found local communities are bracing for an influx in population...
Family searching for man missing from Yellow Springs
 A Yellow Springs man has been missing for more than a month and his family is worried he is missing in part because he was traumatized by helping clean up an apartment that was the scene of an accidental shooting. Since mid-January family and friends of 26-year-old Leonid “Lonya” Clark, say he has not been heard from. Clark disappeared...

Posted: 2 days ago

A Yellow Springs man has been missing for more than a month and his family is worried he is missing in part because he was traumatized by helping clean up an apartment that was the scene of an accidental shooting. Since mid-January family and friends of 26-year-old Leonid “Lonya” Clark, say he has not been heard from. Clark disappeared...
Oberer lawyer: Sugarcreek’s non-annex agreement invalid
 Sugarcreek Twp. can’t prevent the city of Centerville from annexing the property where Oberer Land Developers wants to build nearly 100 houses, according to the developer’s attorney. Township trustees will decide next month whether to approve the rezoning request from Oberer that will pave the way for 98 patio-style homes on approximately...

Posted: 6 days ago

Sugarcreek Twp. can’t prevent the city of Centerville from annexing the property where Oberer Land Developers wants to build nearly 100 houses, according to the developer’s attorney. Township trustees will decide next month whether to approve the rezoning request from Oberer that will pave the way for 98 patio-style homes on approximately...
Father: Son missing from Yellow Springs has ‘never been out of touch’ like this
 The rain this week has dampened efforts to search for a missing 26-year-old man in Yellow Springs.   RELATED >>> Yellow Springs police, rescue dogs search for missing man in Glen Helen Search teams used dogs to cover large areas over the weekend in the Glen Helen Nature Preserve to search for Leonid “Lonya&rdquo...

Posted: 7 days ago

The rain this week has dampened efforts to search for a missing 26-year-old man in Yellow Springs.   RELATED >>> Yellow Springs police, rescue dogs search for missing man in Glen Helen Search teams used dogs to cover large areas over the weekend in the Glen Helen Nature Preserve to search for Leonid “Lonya&rdquo...
Jamestown man accused of illicit sexual relationship with teenager
 A 38-year-old Jamestown man is facing multiple charges for allegedly having an illicit sexual relationship with a teenage girl for approximately two years.  Ryan Wesley Ellis Sr. is charged with 10 counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a third-degree felony, in Xenia Municipal Court.  Ellis was arrested Feb. 7, the same...

Posted: 8 days ago

A 38-year-old Jamestown man is facing multiple charges for allegedly having an illicit sexual relationship with a teenage girl for approximately two years.  Ryan Wesley Ellis Sr. is charged with 10 counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a third-degree felony, in Xenia Municipal Court.  Ellis was arrested Feb. 7, the same...
Tax tool gives Greene voters glimpse at levy impact
 A new online tool on the Greene County Auditor’s Office will tell property owners what their tax bills will look like as several new and renewal taxes are coming up for a vote in May. The Property Tax Estimator is available under “Quick Links” on the auditor’s homepage and will be available through the May 7 election...

Posted: 8 days ago

A new online tool on the Greene County Auditor’s Office will tell property owners what their tax bills will look like as several new and renewal taxes are coming up for a vote in May. The Property Tax Estimator is available under “Quick Links” on the auditor’s homepage and will be available through the May 7 election...
Unique space will help Greene County airport mechanics, instructors
 Space is at a premium at the Greene County Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport, where the main hangar is crowded with aircraft stored for the winter or being serviced by MacAir Aviation. But a plan by MacAir to combine 10 used modular buildings into two larger buildings will provide much-needed space for mechanics to work and for flight instruction...

Posted: 9 days ago

Space is at a premium at the Greene County Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport, where the main hangar is crowded with aircraft stored for the winter or being serviced by MacAir Aviation. But a plan by MacAir to combine 10 used modular buildings into two larger buildings will provide much-needed space for mechanics to work and for flight instruction...
New tax tool comes ahead of May levies in Greene County
 The Greene County Auditor’s Office has launched a new online tool that will calculate how a new levy would impact property taxes. The tax calculator is available to property owners ahead of a series of levies that will appear in the May 7 ballot. Homeowners will be able to search for their property on the auditor’s website and...

Posted: 11 days ago

The Greene County Auditor’s Office has launched a new online tool that will calculate how a new levy would impact property taxes. The tax calculator is available to property owners ahead of a series of levies that will appear in the May 7 ballot. Homeowners will be able to search for their property on the auditor’s website and...