Greene County

Around the Miami Valley
2:13 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Small Plane Crashes at Greene County Airport, No Injuries

Authorities say no one was injured when a small plane crashed at a southwest Ohio airport.

The State Highway Patrol says the single-engine 2002 Piper Malibu Mirage crashed about 10 a.m. Wednesday upon landing at the Greene County Airport near Xenia in southwest Ohio.

Patrol Sgt. Paul Lezotte says the pilot and his lone passenger had flown from Alabama to attend a business meeting in the Dayton area.

Around the Miami Valley
7:04 am
Wed July 31, 2013

KKK Photo Loses Greene County Blue Ribbon After Complaint

A photo taken at a 1924 Ku Klux Klan rally has been stripped of its blue ribbon at an Ohio county fair after a complaint that it was offensive.

The photo won first place in an antique photo category at the Greene County Fair in Xenia. It depicts robed and unrobed KKK members kneeling in a circle at a Dayton rally in September 1924. Burning crosses are visible in the background.

The Dayton Daily News reports that the photo was stripped of its ribbon and removed from the fairgrounds Tuesday.

Politics
8:04 am
Tue April 2, 2013

Early Voting Begins for May Special Election

Early voting begins today for the May 7th special election that includes run-off votes for Dayton mayor and city commission, and levy proposals for area schools, police, fire and other services for more than 20 communities in the region.

Llyn McCoy, Deputy Director of the Greene County Board of Elections, says residents can still register to vote in the election if they have not done so.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:35 am
Mon December 24, 2012

WYSO Weekend: December 23, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for December 23, 2012 including the following stories:

- Emily McCord reports on "Dropoly," a joint initiative from the University of Dayton and Energize Clinton County to help residents save money.

- Jerry Kenney speaks with Kent Youngman, CEO of the Greene County Mental Health and Recovery Board, about substances abuse and mental health issues and awareness in the area.

- Two speeches from the 2012 Dayton Literary Peace Prize: Adam Hochshild, the nonfiction winner, and fiction winner, Anderw Krivak. 

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Election 2011
8:05 am
Wed November 9, 2011

Greene County Race Results

 

Race results for Greene County.

 

Bath Township Trustee

Steve Ross 47% (3,361)

James Heider 30% (2,172)

Jeffrey Flora 23% (1,646)

 

Beavercreek City Council (Elect 4)

Vickie Giambrone 23% (9,353)

Jerry Petrak 21% (8,630)

Melissa Litteral 19% (7,813)

Zach Upton 19% (7,749)

Debora Sasser 17% (6,940)

 

Beavercreek Twp. Fiscal Officer

Christy Ahrens 69% (9,867)

Chris Grebner 31% (4,363)

 

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