Warren County

  Solid Rock Church continues to hold services during coronavirus pandemic

Nearly 3,000 comments have been on the church's Facebook page regarding its decision to hold services Sunday

  Jury finds former gym teacher guilty of inappropriate contact with first-grade girls

  Defense presents its case on day four of Hopkins trial

2 sentenced in Snapchat rape case involving unconscious 17-year-old girl

  Parents speak in Austin Hopkins trial: ‘We were completely helpless’

  Sheriff: Warren County man strangles goat, strips naked, steals truck

  VIDEO: Milford road rage incident caught on camera

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  Opening statements in Hopkins trial offer disputed takes on undisputed events

  Trial starts for former Springboro teacher accused of touching kids inappropriately

  Police warning high schoolers not to overstep as nerf wars begin

Police ID pedestrian fatally struck by car outside Franklin home

Former Lebanon Correctional Institution inmate faces death penalty

Warren County man sentenced to life in prison for rape of a child

  New roof donated for historic Harveysburg school

The historic first free black school in Harveysburg, Ohio is getting a much needed roof replacement courtesy of two local businesses.

  No injuries reported in accident involving 2 Mason City Schools buses

The accident happened at the intersection of Tylersville and Snider roads in Mason.

  Mason High School student dies from gunshot wound, school says

'Our Mason City Schools community is grieving the loss of one of our Mason High School seniors, Avin Moore'

  Paw Patrol: Tri-State schools add support dogs to counseling staffs

“We just need her to love the students and let the kids have someone that doesn’t judge them."

Springboro Junior High School sub accused of threatening to shoot students

  Tri-State nonprofit hosts benefit for family of 9-month-old with heart defect

  Father, daughter sentenced in case of man kidnapped, tortured in dog cage

  4 inmates at Warren County Jail hospitalized, 1 dead following possible drug overdoses

Lebanon High School choir director indicted for theft, tampering with records

Longtime Springboro High School coach passes away

  Warren County fire displaces 6 residents, damages 4 homes

No injuries were reported, fire officials say

19-year-old flown to hospital after Warren County crash

A 19-year-old is in serious condition after a crash in Warren County Sunday.

4 teens accused in Warren County murder ordered to not have contact with each other

Four of the five suspects charged in the murder of Mason Trudics will face a judge for a pre-trial hearing Friday morning.

Police arrest teen accused of robbing Mason woman at gunpoint

The teen is accused of robbing a Mason woman at gunpoint, stealing from a Mason garage and a second gunpoint robbery in an Uber — all in the same day.

Two plead guilty in case of man tortured, kept in dog cage

Bryan Patrick Parker and Lyndsey Ayn Parker were originally indicted on charges of kidnapping and felonious assault in December 2019.

  Lebanon City Council poised to allow guns at council meetings

"A law-abiding citizen with a gun is a good thing."

German Shepard euthanized following attack on Franklin, Ohio officer

A dog attacked a Franklin Division of Police officer Saturday while on a welfare check on a dog, said the Franklin Chief of Police Russ Whitman.

18-year-old pleads guilty to sexual battery, court documents say

One man was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison for sexual battery after he was accused of raping an unconscious 17-year-old girl and posting it on Snapchat, court documents said.

Fifth person arrested in connection with death of Centerville student

Mason Trudics, 18, was found shot outside a home in Turtlecreek Township on Dec. 14, 2019. Trudics died from his wounds.

  Nonprofit creates safe space for anonymous asks, anonymous gifts in Lebanon

Nonprofit Neighborhood Bridges spreads kindness around the community, connecting those who need help to those who can give it.

  Lebanon church members find site to build anew after devastating fire

Two years after a fire ripped through their place of worship, the congregation of this church now has something new to look forward to.

  Historical society fighting to repair 200-year-old piece of Tri-state history

The Harveysburg Community Historical Society is concerned about losing a nearly 200-year-old piece of history in Warren County.

Kayakers stranded after kayaks flip at Caesar Creek Lake

Kayakers were stranded at Ceasar’s Creek Lake in Warren County Sunday morning after their kayaks flipped, said Massie Township fire officials.

  Local little league field vandalized by joyrider: ‘Be brave enough to admit it’

The league has other fields, but this one is the kids’ favorite. Right now though, it's unplayable.

12-year-old sentenced for making gun threat during Springboro Junior High dance

The student received no jail time or fines.

  Middletown hospital donates recycled supplies to animal shelter

The hospital staff considered how they wanted to recycle the mats and decided their love of animals would inspire their donation.

  Mason woman’s quick thinking scares intruder from house

Her husband was shopping for groceries. She was putting their child down for bed. That's when the intruder came.

Coroner IDs driver killed in two-vehicle Warren County crash

The Warren County coroner has identified the person killed after a two-vehicle car crash in Waynesville.

  Parents of 4-year-old battling stage-4 cancer hope to raise awareness for a cure

Ava Grace Gunn has stage-4 Neuroblastoma, and her family is fighting to give her the best chance possible.

  Warren County nonprofit dedicated to helping others now a target for thieves

Workers at Tabitha's Closet say a thief is stealing the very things people need most.

  Mason woman robbed at gunpoint by man in ski mask, police say

A woman said the suspect stole her purse and all its contents as she prepared to leave for work.

  Last of 4 teens accused in Warren County murder appears in court

The murder charges stem from a kidnapping gone awry that ultimately took the life of 18-year-old Mason Trudics in December.

  Warren Co. father pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter in death of 2-month-old son

Cody Colwell was charged with murder following the death of 2-month-old Cayden last April.

Lebanon High School Choir Director charged with theft

The school district placed her on leave in November after a booster group alleged 'financial discrepancies.'

  Man arrested for exposing himself at Warren Co. Graeter’s

Robert W. Cost has been arrested by other agencies for the same type of offense, according to the sheriff’s office.

Detective reveals alleged details of night Centerville teen was murdered

Testimony at a hearing for one of four teens charged with murder revealed details about what allegedly happened that night, including a sixth teen unknown until now.

Teenage girl injured in accidental shooting in Warren County, police say

A shooting Monday left a teenage girl injured in the village of Carlisle.

  Third suspect in murder of Warren County teen appears in court, contests sheriff’s office investigation

David Cox is the second defendant whose attorney has argued the sheriff's office investigation got it wrong.

  Warren Co. murder suspect’s account differs from detectives’, says he was ‘knocked out, abducted by unknown man’

A murder suspect in the shooting death of Mason Trudics last Friday said they had been abducted from his residence in Centerville.

  4 charged in connection with murder of Centerville teen, sheriff’s office says

The shooting reportedly occurred during an attempted robbery and kidnapping.

WinterFest closed Monday due to inclement weather

WinterFest at Kings Island will be closed Monday night Dec. 16 due to inclement weather.

  Centerville student dead, another critically injured in Warren Co. shooting, sheriff says

An 18-year-old is dead and a juvenile is critically injured, Warren County sheriff's officials say.

  Dog cage torture case: Sister says victim let ex-girlfriend torture him ‘willingly’

Days after Lindsey Parker claimed her father was guilty, her sister now says it's Lindsey who's to blame.

Mason school levy on March ballot

It’s been 15 years since Mason voters passed an operating levy

Ex-girlfriend of man allegedly tortured, locked in dog cage says she is innocent

In a series of messages exchanged with a FOX19 NOW reporter, she says she shouldn't be charged and that she's still "worried" about her ex-boyfriend.

Three indicted in case of man who says he stole ambulance after being ‘tortured’

The incident began on Oct. 16 in the 300 block of East Lytle Five Points Road, according to Patrick Coleman who says he is the victim.

  High school students working on ‘Project Chaos’ to educate parents on game day behavior

The project aims to improve adult behavior at youth sporting events.

Police: Starved dog found dead in Oxford apartment, was last cared for in October

Preliminary necropsy results indicate the dog was severely dehydrated and starved.

1 dead, 4 hurt in I-75 crash in Warren County

Traffic backed up for miles past the Middletown exit

  Father, 5-year-old son killed in wrong-way SB I-71 crash in Lebanon

The cause of the crash remains under investigation

  Racial slurs, swastikas spray-painted on Kings Mills church

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect involved in spray-painting swastikas, racial slurs and demonic symbols on a church in Kings Mills Saturday.

  12-year-old harassed, beaten and concussed by bully at school, mother says

The girl had been threatening her daughter all year. On Friday, things turned violent—and the police got involved.

  Bond set for two men accused of raping teen, posting it on Snapchat

Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell says the rape allegedly occurred at the Mason Inn in April.

Charges dismissed against wrestling coach accused of hazing

Bart Freidenberg was to go to trial Wednesday but instead, the charges against him were dropped.

83-year-old driver killed, 19-year-old seriously hurt in wrong-way crash in Warren County

Ohio 48 was shut down for about three hours while authorities investigated. It reopened just before 3 a.m.

Prosecutor: 3 men accused of raping unconscious girl in Mason

The men allegedly recorded the rape and posted it on Snapchat.

  Police: Man arrested following chase in Franklin, Ohio

Franklin police say it started when Patrolman Patrick Holland checked the registration of a vehicle traveling northbound on Riley Blvd. and found out that the license plate was stolen.

Winterfest returns to Kings Island for holiday season

The holiday festival is kicked off each night at 5:30 with a spectacular lighting ceremony.

Gun threat interrupts Springboro Junior High dance, school says

The gun threat followed several 9-1-1 hang-up calls traced to a location near the school.

Parents indicted in severe beating of man at Mason volleyball game enter not guilty pleas

Both are charged with felonious assault in connection with an attack outside St. Susanna School

  Pedestrian fatally struck on SB I-75 in Middletown identified

The incident was reported just before 5:30 a.m.

  Lebanon City Schools places employee on administrative leave

According to the district, the accusation is financial in nature and does not involve students or taxpayer funds.

  2 men arrested after breaking into Warren Co. flea market

Two men have been arrested after breaking into Treasure Aisles Flea Market overnight in Monroe.

Cincinnati-area woman killed by her own dogs, coroner’s office says

The Chief Dog Warden of Warren County Harper there is a history dog bites with this owner, but not from dogs involved in this attack.

4 people injured in Warren County crash

Four people, including two people who were trapped, were taken to nearby hospitals after a crash happened in Warren County, said Fire Captain Jim Conley of the Hamilton Township Fire Department.

Dog reunited with family 19 days after crash in Warren County

Her family said she was found after 19 days by workers at a nearby wielding facility.

Miami Valley Gaming and Racing proposes $100 million expansion project

The proposal includes a new hotel, restaurant, parking garage and more.

Franklin Township fire truck side-swiped, two firefighters injured

The car fled the scene, according to a Franklin Township release.