The Administrator of Bethel Township in Clark County abruptly resigned from her position last week, leaving the Township Trustees to decide what happens next. Bethel Township Administrator Shelly Huntington hand-delivered her letter of resignation to the township on Thursday, August 28, with her resignation effective Friday, August 29. In the letter, dated August 16, Huntington stated "it was a great opportunity to learn about Township government and work with wonderful people in the community."
Officials from the City of New Carlisle attended Clark County's Public Budget Commission meeting held Wednesday, August 27 prepared to voice their concerns on the county's formula for Local Government Fund distribution, only to be told that they would be receiving even less than originally estimated just a few weeks ago. New Carlisle City Manager Kim Jones, along with New Carlisle Finance Director Colleen Harris attended the Budget Commission last Wednesday held at the County Auditor's office in downtown Springfield.
Police say a mother and her two sons have died apparently from gun shots in what police suspect is a murder-suicide in southwestern Ohio.
This year's South Vienna Corn Festival parade grand marshal worked for the Northeastern Local School District for more than 35 years, and attended 61 Northeastern High School graduations.
The company announced a three year plan Monday that adds three new packaging lines and a processing line to the facility at 600 Benjamin Drive.
The Clark County OVI Task Force will conduct a rolling OVI checkpoint beginning at 7:00 p.m. It will be in the areas of Main Street in Enon and Routes 40 and 68 in Springfield.