Clark County Ohio

Clark County News

09/19/2016 02:36 PM
MRT, Enon oppose MPO reform -

The Mad River Township Board of Trustees have joined the Village of Enon, the City of New Carlisle, Bethel Township, and the Clark County-Springfield Transportation Coordinating Committee in stating their opposition to a proposed federal plan that would change the process in which area transportation planning organizations would operate. If approved, the Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform would promote more effective regional planning by states and metropolitan planning organizations and would possibly lead to the Western Clark County municipalities merging with the Miami Valley Regional Planning Committee.


09/14/2016 09:33 AM
Roger Wayne Smith and Gerald Lakin Smith mughsots/Clark County Sheriff's Office

Roger Wayne Smith and Gerald Lakin Smith were arrested Tuesday after a woman found saw them run from her home. HARMONY TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Two Springfield men will appear in a Clark County courtroom on Wednesday morning on burglary charges.


09/09/2016 06:39 PM
Springfield man arrested for exposing himself to women

A woman "of high school age" was walking to school when Robert E. Kennedy pulled up next to her and began following her. She said when she looked over "she observed the subject masturbating as he watched her," according to a press release from the Clark County Sheriff's Office.


09/08/2016 11:36 PM
Vigil for man killed in hit-skip in Clark County

Family and friends held a vigil Thursday night for a Medway man killed in a hit and run accident in Clark County. Loved ones gathered to remember Larry Mason, 45. Troopers with the Ohio State Highway Patrol say he was standing on the side of North Tecumseh Road when he was hit just north of U.S. Route 40 Tuesday at about 7:45 p.m. The vehicle fled the scene.


09/06/2016 07:35 AM
3-year-old Boy Found In Ohio Swimming Pool Dies

Authorities say a 3-year-old boy who disappeared from a family gathering and was found in a swimming pool at a nearby home has died.


09/05/2016 10:44 PM
Little boy flown to Dayton Childrena s Hospital after found in pool

A lieutenant with the Clark County Sheriff's Office said Monday evening that a three-year-old Springfield boy was flown to Dayton Children's Hospital after he was found in a swimming pool. Lt. Christopher Clark said the little boy was visiting family on Floyd Drive, and playing with other children, when he went missing just after 5 p.m. He said an adult discovered him in an above-ground pool a street away at a home in the 46-hundred block of Mumper Road.


09/03/2016 01:40 PM
Dental patient was high on nitrous oxide when he accidentally shot himself, police say

A 72-year-old man in Ohio accidentally shot himself after taking his pistol to a dental appointment. Instead of grabbing his phone, the 72-year-old from New Carlisle, Ohio - who was under the influence of nitrous oxide - grabbed something else: his pistol.


09/01/2016 01:00 AM
Man shot in hand when his gun goes off during dental work

Authorities say a patient at an Ohio dentist's office was shot in the hand when his gun went off while he was having dental work done. The Springfield News-Sun reports the man was taken to a hospital for treatment of the injury, which wasn't considered serious.


08/31/2016 09:41 AM
Springfield hoping to add Kroger Super Store

Clark County Commissioners have approved annexing a plot of land south of I-70 from Springfield Township to Springfield. That plot of land is currently an empty field where a driving range used to be.


08/29/2016 06:55 PM
Contstruction barrels

Labor day weekend means more traffic on the roadways and the Ohio Department of Transportation has closures throughout the Miami Valley leading up to the holiday weekend. Take note if you plan to travel around the Miami Valley.


08/29/2016 04:47 PM
Sheriff: New Carlisle man throws Chihuahua from 2nd story window

A man is ordered into court Tuesday after he's accused of throwing a Chihuahua from a second story window. It happened around 8 a.m. Monday morning in the 2300 block of South Dayton Lakeview Road - the Sunshine Apartments.


08/29/2016 02:45 PM
Fair at New Boston coming

George Rogers Clark Park will step back into the 1800s for its annual Labor Day weekend Fair at New Boston on Sept. 3-4. The Fair at New Boston has been making time travel seem possible for 34 years.


08/29/2016 10:31 AM
OH: $10M Available in Clark County for Federal Projects

Aug. 28--SPRINGFIELD -- About $10 million in federal money will be available to local governments for traffic improvement projects between 2018 and 2021. The Clark County-Springfield Transportation Coordinating Committee is accepting applications for the next Transportation Improvement Program cycle, Director Scott Schmid said.


08/26/2016 03:22 PM
Marshals: Two rape suspects arrest in two days

The U.S. Marshal's Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested Edgar Barrientos, 66 Tuesday. Barrientos was wanted in Clark County for several counts of rape and gross sexual imposition.