Warren County

Troopers investigating pursuit, kidnapping and double carjacking in Warren County

Troopers are investigating a police pursuit that involved kidnapping and a double carjacking.

‘Cram the Cruiser’ with donated school supplies in Lebanon Thursday

Kings Island cancels Halloween Haunt, WinterFest for 2020

Warren County Convention & Visitors Bureau sues to lift COVID-19 order blocking tournaments at new $16M sports park

  Teen pleads guilty in Warren County shooting death

Coroner identifies man killed in shooting on I-75

Vintage decor market announces August return to Lebanon farm

Continued Coverage

  Police investigating fatal shooting on I-75 near Austin Blvd.

  Elderly woman killed in Lebanon house fire, coroner confirms

  Teen shot in Deerfield Twp: Sheriff’s office releases photos of 2 suspects

  Suspect in stolen vehicle arrested at Kings Island following chase, police say

Fire breaks out at Franklin school

Teen killed in Warren County crash identified

  Animal shelter closes after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

For now, no animals are coming into the shelter, and none are going out.

Lebanon student-athlete tests positive for COVID-19, school official says

"If you have any symptoms, stay home. We applaud this student and wish her a quick recovery.”

OSP: Man dies in Franklin Township crash

A man died on Sunday morning following a crash in Franklin Township, a news release from the Ohio State Patrol said.

  Son hosts special car parade for father battling cancer

People came out to support a Tri-State man with cancer whose son held a car parade for him.

  Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, Klosterman Bakery host native plant sale to help save bees

  Sheriff: Manhunt on for Warren County woman accused of killing husband

Warren County to offer pop-up COVID-19 testing

  Kings Island reopens with distancing, mask requirements in place

  Tri-State basketball league files suit to continue games, tournaments

Prison sentence for man who exposed himself at Warren Co. Graeter’s

  Robert E. Lee monument vandalized in Warren County

Police are asking for help finding the suspect.

Warren County toddler dies after near-drowning, police say

The toddler died at the hospital hours after being found in a pool, police say

  Great Wolf Lodge reopens Friday

You will notice several new virus safety measures and precautions such as 6-foot social distancing

Ohio daycares sue to end Department of Health rules on group sizes

The lawsuit says state and local health departments have "continuously overinflated the risk of harm to the general public" from the virus.

Lebanon City Schools announce plans for students to return to classrooms

The first day of classes for all students is Monday, Aug. 17.

  Kings Island releases detailed reopening plan

The amusement park will reopen for the first time this season in July due to coronavirus

Head-on crash claims life of Waynesville woman

A man in a pickup truck left his lane and crashed into the woman, who was driving a Honda Civic, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

  Western & Southern Open moving from Mason to NY

The Western and Southern Open has been played in Cincinnati for more than a decade.

Petition effort to stop Kings Island from requiring masks has more than 7K supporters

'Don’t force your children to do this! Stand up for our rights!' the petition reads

  USTA moves Western & Southern Open from Mason to NY

The Western and Southern Open has been played in Cincinnati for more than a decade.

Family of domestic violence victim urges survivors to seek help

Lauren Michel would have turned 36 this week.

Dozens of dogs found hoarded in Warren County home now up for adoption

The dogs appear to be healthy, according to Animal Friends Humane Society.

  VIDEO: Springboro police chase ends in rollover crash

The chase went through city streets, neighborhoods and ended off-road.

  Kings Island, Cedar Point announce opening dates

'We are ready to welcome our guests back to Kings Island for some long-overdue fun,' says Mike Koontz, general manager

Tri-State man indicted on sex trafficking charges

David Barron is charged with 29 counts relating to the trafficking, assault and prostitution of two women in Warren County.

5-year-old dies after being found in Warren County pond, school district says

The boy was reported missing Friday night

5-year-old Warren Co. boy found in retention pond dies, school says

The boy was transported to a local hospital.

  Former Warren County teacher convicted of sex crimes receives prison sentence

John Austin Hopkins was sentenced to 96 months in prison and five years of probation.

Fatal crash closes NB I-71 in Warren County

All traffic is being diverted onto Kings Mills Road in Mason

  BMVs reopen in Ohio: Here’s why you shouldn’t rush right out

At least one local location had a long line extending into the parking lot. We received a picture showing a large crowd at Lebanon’s BMV

Coroner: Body of kayaker recovered from Warren County creek

Kathleen M. Lewis, 55, was missing just over 24 hours

  New coronavirus cases, deaths below Ohio’s 21-day average, ODH reports

Monday's new numbers for all four of the categories were below their 21-day average.

  Coronavirus cases in Ohio surpass 31k total with 614 more reported

Saturday's 614 newly reported coronavirus cases push the total number past 31,000.

  Mason grads get diplomas hand-delivered with personal keynote

One graduate's mother called the moment “a bright spot on what has been a weird couple of months.”

  3rd guilty plea brings bizarre dog-cage torture case to close

Christopher 'Mongo' Edwards pleaded guilty to one count of felonious assault Thursday.

City of Lebanon’s Independence Day fireworks show to go on, parade canceled

The city says their annual Independence Day fireworks show will go on this year.

  Duck Donuts gives customers chance to pay it forward for front line workers

The goal of Happiness for Hometown Heroes is to donate 25,000 donuts to front line workers.

  Humane association celebrates graduates from vet sciences program partnership

The 12 students “walked” the sidewalk at the humane association, a place they have partnered with as part of the career center’s vet sciences program.

  VIDEO: Scenes of outside dining in Cincinnati, Loveland and Lebanon

For the first time in a long time, it felt like normal in Cincinnati.

  Taps flowing again at Mason brewery

The brewers hope beer can bring people together... again.

  Community welcomes home Tri-State girl after 104 days in hospital

"Our hearts are full and very appreciative of everybody supporting her.”

Downtown Lebanon street will close to expand outdoor dining

Ohio bars and restaurants can reopen Friday, but they are only permitted to serve customers outdoors

  Tri-State malls reopen with restrictions following coronavirus closure

A look at the restrictions still in place at each mall.

Kings Island announces 2 events postponed, provides reopening update

Fans of Grand Carnivale and Summer Nights will have to wait to enjoy the events.

  ’Just keep pressing forward:’ Lebanon girl partially paralyzed after brain bleed now preparing to go home

Emma Palmer collapsed from a brain bleed in January. Four months later, she's finally headed home.

  Lymphoma patient makes ‘remarkable’ recovery after 5-week battle with virus

"You guys are truly professionals, and I couldn’t have asked for a better stay."

  Warren County mentor program at risk from lost funding

Big Brothers Big Sisters in Warren County has lost thousands of dollars because of the pandemic.

Warren County man charged with raping mother, underage daughter

Luis Sosa is accused of raping a mother and her juvenile daughter as well as two other underage victims

  Lebanon antique market closes after more than 30 years

'It's heartbreaking actually,' the city's mayor says

  Lebanon mothers raising money to ensure every high-school student gets diploma

Student debt for lunch fees and athletic fees could prevent some students from getting theirs, the mothers say.

  VIDEO: Driver nearly collides with semi, goes wrong-way on I-71 during police chase

The driver admitted to being high on Percocet when deputies arrested him.

  2-year-old pup dumped in state park now fighting for its life in Warren Co.

The pup was found starved and dehydrated with frostbite.

  Video shows Mason HS students violating social distancing orders

Mason City Schools says the incident was an unintended consequence of its attempt to honor the senior class.

Can you identify suspects accused of vandalizing elementary school

If you have any information about these suspects please contact the Warren County Sheriff's Office.

  ‘Adopt-a-Senior’ care packages help Warren County’s most vulnerable

Items are left on people’s porches for program captains to pick up.

  ‘Resilient’ communities on display as cleanup begins in the wake of Wednesday’s storms

The storms unleashed heavy downpours, wind gusts more than 70 mph, lightning and golf-ball sized hail.

  Tri-State group raises money to buy meals for front line healthcare workers

What began as a simple Facebook page has helped raise thousands for meals delivered to hospital workers.

  Springboro high school student using talents to make masks for those in need

A Springboro High School senior is spending her time at home, sewing medical masks for local doctors and nurses who are working directly with COVID-19 patients.

  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

2nd positive coronavirus case diagnosed in Warren County

The Warren County Health District says the patient is a woman in her 50′s and she is currently in isolation at home.

  First confirmed coronavirus case in Warren County

Health officials say a man in his 40s tested positive for the virus

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

John Austin Hopkins was working as a physical education teacher at Clearcreek Elementary and Springboro Intermediate schools.

  Defense presents its case on day four of Hopkins trial

Austin Hopkins is a former PE teacher accused of having sexual contact with first-grade girls.

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

Two of three suspects accused of raping an intoxicated and unconscious 17-year-old girl pleaded guilty in court Thursday.

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

Parents of children allegedly abused by a former PE teacher took to the stand Tuesday to explain how they felt when they discovered what had happened.

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

He reportedly told sheriff's office deputies he did it because “God told him to."

  VIDEO: Milford road rage incident caught on camera

The video shows a 26-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman yelling at each other. It escalates from there.

  Opening statements in Hopkins trial offer disputed takes on undisputed events

The trial of a former PE teacher accused of having sexual contact with first-grade girls began Monday.