Warren County News
News from Warren County, Ohio highlighting Lebanon, Mason, Deerfield Twp. and Maineville
Tourism spending in Ohio continues to grow, and Butler and Warren counties are driving that growth with billions of dollars in sales from hotel stays and at attractions.
Those who listened to presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Mass.
Summer break is no break from learning English for many area children of immigrant families.Though most school districts are closed, some in Butler and Warren counties are open half-days for English as a Second Language (ESL) students.
Murder suspect Thomas Robinson attempted to take a Cincinnati police officer’s firearm in an interview room at the police station, and video surveillance of the incident has been released.
Two tornadoes hit the region during Thursday’s storm, with at least four touchdowns, according to a revised report released Friday afternoon from the National Weather Service.
QUICK-LOOK FORECASTQuiet and comfortable tonightHeating up with sunshine to start weekendScattered showers, storms late SundayDOWNLOAD OUR FREE WEATHER APP for weather updates on your smartphoneDETAILED FORECASTSkies will remain mainly clear overnight as temperatures drop to near 60 degrees, Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said.
A tornado caused significant damage to a Girl Scouts camp early Thursday near Waynesville. There were 200 campers and staff at Camp Stonybrook, but there were no injuries because Scouts — who ranged in age from third-graders to high school seniors — were moved to buildings ahead of the storm, said Katelyn Scott, spokeswoman for the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio.
The upcoming back-to-school lists for some area parents will include an unusual item that could be deadly if ignored.
A microburst with straight line winds hit near Springboro area early Thursday, spun from the same system that produced the tornadoes that bounced around Clinton and Fayette counties.
Most of Butler County was unscathed after heavy rain, bolts of lightning and winds of up to 70 mph ripped through early Thursday, leaving as many as 8,100 residents without electricity.
Tippecanoe against Columbus DeSales in the first inning on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at Mason High School.
Dayton beat George Mason 98-64 on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Va.
As Martin Luther King Jr. Day turned 30, the civil rights legend's face and his words were prominently displayed across the nation at ceremonies remembering his work.