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Dozens of laptops stolen from Springfield’s Clark Prep Academy
“Ms. Page stated she entered one of the classrooms and noticed that 29 Chromebook HP laptops were missing,” the report says. “Ms. Page then proceeded to check the rest of the building and found that an additional staff laptop, an HP Probook, was missing from an upstairs classroom.”
Springfield mosques collaborate to open food pantry
The pantry stocks a variety of food staples including canned foods, cereal, potatoes, cabbage, oatmeal, soups, snacks and bread.
Springfield police chief to answer questions on Facebook Live after string of shootings
The city has had 11 homicides so far in 2018, while there were 12 in the entirety of last year. Chief Graf said residents and officers are concerned, so they decided to reach out to social media to talk about some of the issues of violence in the community and what people can do.
Springfield teens once charged with attempted murder plea
The man allegedly checked that the phone worked and then went to his truck to get the money, according to a police report. When the man returned from his vehicle with the money, the 14-year-old allegedly brandished a firearm.
Springfield woman accused of allowing infant to live in ‘deplorable’ conditions
A Springfield woman is accused of allowing a 1-year-old to live in dirty conditions.Tiffany Keeler, 25, is charged in Clark County Municipal Court with one count of endangering children. She pleaded not guilty to the charge and was released on her own recognizes, court documents say.
Springfield robbery victim listed in ‘serious’ condition
One of the two men hit the victim with an unknown object in his abdomen, the report says. The victim fell over and lost consciousness, the report says, before waking up to find the two men running away. He also found himself bleeding, according to the report.
Springfield Rotary food truck competition in fifth year, still growing
More than 50,000 have attended in sunshine and rain. Downpours affected the 2016 competition, but many just waited it out.
Wright-Patt briefing with first responders after active shooter false alarm
Officials today declined to go into any specifics, citing the ongoing investigation, but Turner said the panic was triggered by an active shooter training drill that someone thought was real.
Springfield principal: ‘The first day is always a big day’
Walter Sledge, the new principal at Snyder Park Elementary, answers questions about himself from students Wednesday on the first day of school. BILL LACKEY/STAFF
Chief: Cause of Springfield fatal house fire may never be known
The fire took place in a home in the 800 block of Wiley Avenue. Firefighters raced to the scene when contacted, Miller said, but by the time they got there the house was already fully engulfed. Miller said when crews approached the house with hoses, the house collapsed.
Neighbor speaks about the deadly Springfield house fire
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WRGT/WKEF)- It was a truly sad sight on the Wiley Avenue in Springfield where a house was burnt to the ground. The house went up in flames early Sunday morning. Even firefighters said when they arrived to the scene, not much could’ve been done.
Springfield police division set to host Facebook live to talk about violence
“On this topic, we’ve had some coverage on the shootings and we’ve had homicides and a couple recent non-fatal, but serious, shootings,” Graf said. “It’s a topic that is on the community’s mind and our mind.”
Clark County students kick off 2018-2019 school year today
Students from Clark-Shawnee, Global Impact STEM Academy, Greenon, Northeastern, Northwestern and Tecumseh also began their school year today.
Report: Springfield man attacked at random, flown to hospital
Springfield police are investigating an alleged random attack where two men punctured another man with a weapon causing that man to be flown to Miami Valley Hospital, according to a Springfield police report.A Springfield man and woman were walking eastbound on West Pleasant Street towards South Wes
Fire kills 2 people on Wiley Avenue in Springfield Sunday
When firefighters arrived on scene of the fire the house collapsed before crews could put water on it, said Springfield Rescue Division Fire Chief Brian Miller. There was a possible suspected delay in the detection of the fire, and crews were forced to fight the fire defensively.
Huber Heights attorney: Janell Smith recall to make November ballot, referendum still possible
HUBER HEIGHTS —The recall of Ward 2 Councilwoman Janell Smith will appear on November’s ballot, but could still be subject to a referendum if organized by voters, Gerald McDonald, the city’s law director, said Wednesday.In an email to council, McDonald cited a part of the charter that states ordinan
Springfield woman attacked while riding bicycle, hit with a hammer
“(The woman) stated the unknown suspects began to hit her in the face several times,” the report says. “(She) had a swollen upper lip, a laceration to the tip of her nose and swelling around her left eye.”
Smith vows to fight recall vote - Huber Heights Courier
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One person killed in a Springfield house fire, still searching for second victim
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio(WRGT/WKEF)- One person has died in a house fire in Springfield early Sunday morning. Fire Chief for the city of Springfield Fire Department rescue division Brian Miller confirmed that they uncovered a male body in a home on Wiley Avenue. Miller also said there may be another victim
Firefighters respond to truck fire in Springfield
Citizens attempted to put the flames out with an extinguisher but were unable to, said firefighters on scene.No one was hurt and firefighters said they do not know the cause of the fire.