Two people were killed after being rear-ended by another vehicle on Dayton Road at South Tecumseh Road around 4 p.m. on Saturday. A man who was sitting in his car at the stop sign on South Tecumseh Road, trying to turn left on Dayton Road toward Springfield, saw the crash occur.

At its Oct. 6 meeting, Akron City Council passed an ordinance allowing a conditional use of property on Priscilla Avenue in South Akron to construct a 190-foot cell phone tower. The area is close to Springfield, according to city officials.

Marshals first staked out a Springfield home waiting for Zavinie Brooks to return from work. He was wanted on charges of shooting at someone inside a house when he's not supposed to have a weapon in the first place.

She was born January 21, 1924, in Freedom Township to Anton and Wilhelmina Panning.


The Crabill Homestead, 2800 Croft Road, Springfield, will celebrate All Hallows Eve from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17 and Saturday, Oct. 18. There will be activities for both young and old at the family-friendly event. There will be no blood, gore, or scary monsters to jump out at you.

Currently, when you dial 9-1-1 in Clark County, you're immediately asked if the call is for city or county. That's because Springfield and Clark County have two separate call centers.

Auto parts supplier Stanley Electric U.S. Company Inc. plans to build a second plant in Madison County just to the east of Springfield that will add another 150 jobs to its payroll.

Springfield Township officials are looking at lowering the level of Springfield Lake to alleviate flooding concerns for condominium owners living on the Lakemore side of the lake. The matter was discussed at the Sept.

Carlos Fernandez, left, Great River Honor Flight board chair, introduced Marvin Hoyt, Barry, a veteran who flew on Great River's 26th Honor Flight in August. The theme of Pike County Home and Community Education's Sept.

According to the National Council on Aging, older adults who participate in senior center programs experience measurable improvements in their physical, social, spiritual, emotional, mental, and economic well-being. With that understanding and with the knowledge that many senior citizens in our community were increasingly isolated from their support systems as they aged, Betty B. Pitzer founded Elderly United, now United Senior Services in 1968.

Based on Clark County's aging population projections, United Senior Services is looking forward with a vision of growth and improvement. For 46 years, USS has provided older adults a place to be active and involved and services to maintain independence.

Mix 107.7, invites you to help finish the fight against breast cancer. Join your local American Cancer Society by making strikes against breast cancer the fundraising walk coming up on Saturday, October 11th at Springfield Regional Cancer Center in Springfield Ohio.

A team of business leaders from Springfield, Ohio, is visiting Columbus today and Thursday to learn about the city's economic development success and how it might be replicated. The Springfield chamber's board of directors are studying Columbus' downtown revitalization, including the city's parking garages and parks and recreation facilities.

Glenn L. Horton, 78, of Strasburg, Ohio, and Lake Placid, Florida, where he wintered, passed away Thursday night, September 25, 2014, in Aultman Hospital Emergency Room following a two-and-a-half year illness.

October 11 will be a special day at First United Methodist Church in downtown Mansfield. Three activities will highlight the 200th Anniversary Celebration.

Transportation services will be slashed and pay-to-play fees will go up effective Dec. 1 in the Springfield Local Schools district unless a 7.9-mill levy on the Nov. 4 ballot passes, the Springfield Board of Education decided tonight. The school board unanimously approved a proposal to eliminate all student transportation beyond the state minimum requirements, all pre-school transportation except for special-education students, and all transportation for extra-curricular activities.