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4:21 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Speedway Expansion Will Add 300 Jobs In Clark County

Enon-based Speedway announced this morning that it is expanding operations. The company is estimating that the expansion will bring over 300 new jobs to Clark County over a three year period.

Mike McDorman, president of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, indicated that Speedway's expansion plans include buying an office building in Springfield’s NextEdge Applied Research and Technology Park, while also investing $9 million in its current headquarters.

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2:44 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, Rep. Mike Turner Face Off Over Immigration

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley has raised hackles by saying Dayton would welcome immigrant children from Central America.
Credit Lewis Wallace / WYSO

A feud is unfolding over whether Dayton should take in immigrant children from Central America who have been crossing the border by the tens of thousands in recent months.

Democratic Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley is facing off against Congressman Mike Turner and a group of local politicians, who penned a letter Sunday to President Barack Obama voicing their disagreement with Whaley’s stance.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Sun July 27, 2014

WYSO Weekend: July 27, 2014

On this week's edition of WYSO Weekend:

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12:40 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: July 25 - 31, 2014

You bought a book and read what do you do with it? Swap it! Four branches of the Dayton Metro Library are hosting a Novel Swap on Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm. Bring at least one gently used book as the price of admission, and take others home with you.

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Around the Miami Valley
7:03 am
Mon July 21, 2014

Barnstorming Carnival Draws A Crowd In Springfield

Attendees turned out to enjoy Clark County's first ever Barnstorming Carnival at Springfield Beckley Municipal Airport.
Credit Wayne Baker / WYSO

  The Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport and Airpark hosted the first-ever Barnstorming Carnival in the area over the weekend. 

Xenia resident Dewey Davenport organized the event. He was pleased with the attendance and volunteer support that helped make the two-day carnival successful.

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