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Greenville Advocate
New GES playground set for February 2018can look forward to a brand-new playground in 2018, not to mention the addition
Greenville Advocate / Posted 36 minutes ago
can look forward to a brand-new playground in 2018, not to mention the addition of a new pastime: Ga-Ga Ball, anyone? Butler County Schools System technology specialist Matthew Shell, whose past experience with construction projects via his... Read more
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Greenville Advocate
Sheriff’s reports for November 15 – November 18, 2017The following incident and offense reports were filed by the Butler County Sher
Greenville Advocate / Posted an hour ago
The following incident and offense reports were filed by the Butler County Sheriff’s Office between November 15 – November 18, 2017. November 15 Theft of property, third degree, from 82 Davenport Road, Georgiana November 16 Distribution of... Read more
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Greenville Advocate
Arrest reports for November 13 – November 17, 2017The following individuals were booked at the Butler County Correctional Facilit
Greenville Advocate / Posted an hour ago
The following individuals were booked at the Butler County Correctional Facility between November 13 – November 17, 2017. November 13 Harold Brandon Abrams, 25, for probation revocation Latorey Jackson, 27, for possession of marijuana, first... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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FOX News
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathOhio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 201
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
Ohio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 2015 blaze that led to a firefighter's death. Butler County jurors found Lester Parker and William "Billy" Tucker guilty Wednesday morning, after getting the case late... Read more
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FOX News
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathOhio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 201
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
Ohio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 2015 blaze that led to a firefighter's death. Butler County jurors found Lester Parker and William "Billy" Tucker guilty Wednesday morning, after getting the case late... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathOhio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 201
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
Ohio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 2015 blaze that led to a firefighter's death. Butler County jurors found Lester Parker and William "Billy" Tucker guilty Wednesday morning, after getting the case late... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Jury convicts men for fire that led to firefighter's deathto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 hours ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Parker, Tucker sentenced to life in murder trial of firefightersentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 15 years Judge
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 hours ago
sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 15 years Judge Greg Stephens announced this morning in Butler County court. They were found guilty of murder and arson in the death of Hamilton firefighter Patrick Wolterman. All... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Thanksgiving a popular holidayof places and townships in the United States named Cranberry, a popular side di
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
of places and townships in the United States named Cranberry, a popular side dish at Thanksgiving. Cranberry township (Butler County), Pa., was the most populous of these places in 2016, with 30,739 residents. Cranberry township (Venango... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Black Friday deals early: special edition of the JournalNews on saleeditions contain all the advertising inserts that will also be in the Thanksgiv
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 hours ago
editions contain all the advertising inserts that will also be in the Thanksgiving Day edition on Thursday. Dozens of Butler County stores and advertisers are offering deals seeking to get off to a fast start for the holiday shopping season.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Jury deliberations continue in Hamilton firefighter murder trialthe blaze. Both men said witnesses, including relatives, lied during testimony
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 hours ago
the blaze. Both men said witnesses, including relatives, lied during testimony. During closing arguments, Assistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash told the jury they could make inferences from text messages and testimony to conclude... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
61 people indicted in Butler and Warren countiesThe Butler County grand jury room. GREG LYNCH/STAFF Grand juries, which meet i
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 hours ago
The Butler County grand jury room. GREG LYNCH/STAFF Grand juries, which meet in secret, review criminal charges brought by police and prosecutors and investigate possible criminal behavior. The proceedings are usually one-sided, because the accused... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Butler County nonprofit helps families out of homelessnessContributedPaulino and Pauline Alejos, along with their daughters, were helped
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 hours ago
ContributedPaulino and Pauline Alejos, along with their daughters, were helped by Family Promise after they moved to Butler County from California. The family credits the non-profit with helping them find housing and employment. CONTRIBUTED A Butler... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Middletown makes 5 public safety promotionshometown. I’ve lived here all my life and to serve it and protect it is a great
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 hours ago
hometown. I’ve lived here all my life and to serve it and protect it is a great honor and is still a great honor.” MORE: Butler County homeless shelter expects ‘tremendous’ need this year Fire Chief Paul Lolli said that Steven Riley, Gary Myers... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Know thy peers: Lakota sophomores learn from anti-bullying programbe more empathetic and to promote a more positive culture at Lakota East,” said
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
be more empathetic and to promote a more positive culture at Lakota East,” said Michelle Kohler, a school counselor at the Butler County high school. MORE: Lakota honors veterans with parade through schools Nationally, bullying — largely fueled... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Jury to return Wednesday in Hamilton firefighter murder trialAssistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF UPDATE @ 5:45
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 hours ago
Assistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF UPDATE @ 5:45 p.m.: The jury deliberated for about an hour this evening after getting the case at 4:15 p.m. Deliberations will continue Wednesday in the Lester Parker/William Tucker... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Know thy peers: Lakota sophomores learn from anti-bullying programbe more empathetic and to promote a more positive culture at Lakota East,” said
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 hours ago
be more empathetic and to promote a more positive culture at Lakota East,” said Michelle Kohler, a school counselor at the Butler County high school. MORE: Lakota honors veterans with parade through schools Nationally, bullying — largely fueled... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Jury deliberations to continue Wednesday in Hamilton firefighter murder trialAssistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF UPDATE @ 6 P.
Dayton Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
Assistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF UPDATE @ 6 P.M. The jury has gone home for the night and deliberations will continue Wednesday morning. EARLIER REPORT After seven days of testimony, including both defendants,... Read more
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TribLIVE
National Weather Service says tornado touched down between Plum, Murrysvilleused to measure tornadoes. On May 1, the NWS office near Pittsburgh confirmed
TribLIVE / Posted 22 hours ago
used to measure tornadoes. On May 1, the NWS office near Pittsburgh confirmed an EF) tornado touched down near Prospect, Butler County . Other possible tornadoes were being investigated in Clarion and Forest counties, with evidence found of an... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Closing arguments made in Hamilton firefighter murder trialAssistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF After seven d
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 hours ago
Assistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF After seven days of testimony, including both defendants, closing arguments were made Tuesday morning in the trial of two men charged with arson and murder for the 2015 death of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Closing arguments made in Hamilton firefighter murder trialAssistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF After seven d
Dayton Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
Assistant Butler County Prosecutor David Kash. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF After seven days of testimony, including both defendants, closing arguments were made Tuesday morning in the trial of two men charged with arson and murder for the 2015 death of... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
The New Canaan News / Posted 23 hours ago
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
owner of Butler County bear home: Township has facts wrongThis Madison Twp. home once did house a bear, 30 years ago, according to its pr
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 hours ago
This Madison Twp. home once did house a bear, 30 years ago, according to its previous owners. CONTRIBUTED During a Butler County land bank meeting on Monday Madison Twp. Administrator Todd Farler said the owners of a dilapidated home in the 8100... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
The Register Citizen / Posted 23 hours ago
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Police, Fairfield Schools investigating threat made by studentSchools spokeswoman Gina Gentry-Fletcher. School officials sent messages out t
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Schools spokeswoman Gina Gentry-Fletcher. School officials sent messages out to school families in the 10,000-student Butler County district “to address a threat that was made via the social networking app, Snap Chat.” “The threat was made... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Police, Fairfield Schools investigating threat made by studentSchools spokeswoman Gina Gentry-Fletcher. School officials sent messages out t
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Schools spokeswoman Gina Gentry-Fletcher. School officials sent messages out to school families in the 10,000-student Butler County district “to address a threat that was made via the social networking app, Snap Chat.” “The threat was made... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Terror convict: I was mentally incompetent, entrapped by FBIFILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Ha
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, provided by the Butler County Jail in Hamilton, Ohio, shows Christopher Lee Cornell, of Green Township in suburban Cincinnati. Cornell, serving 30 years in prison for plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hiring mostly robust across regionrate both last month and in September was 4 percent. That’s an improvement from
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
rate both last month and in September was 4 percent. That’s an improvement from 4.2 percent in October 2016. In Butler County, the jobless rate last month was 4.2 percent, up slightly from 4.1 percent in September but down from 4.3... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Willing to renovate? Unique real estate plentiful in Hamiltonproject?” Bob Kugler of Bowling & Kugler Realty in Hamilton, who was not invol
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
project?” Bob Kugler of Bowling & Kugler Realty in Hamilton, who was not involved in the Dayton Street sale, calls the Butler County seat “a good market — you get a good value for your dollar. It’s an up-and-coming city, it’s being developed,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Willing to renovate? Unique real estate plentiful in Hamiltonproject?” Bob Kugler of Bowling & Kugler Realty in Hamilton, who was not invol
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
project?” Bob Kugler of Bowling & Kugler Realty in Hamilton, who was not involved in the Dayton Street sale, calls the Butler County seat “a good market — you get a good value for your dollar. It’s an up-and-coming city, it’s being developed,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Device at Poplar Bluff medical center allows parents of stillborn babies to say goodbyeIn Butler County, Missouri parents of stillborn babies now have the chance for
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
In Butler County, Missouri parents of stillborn babies now have the chance for a little extra time to say goodbye. It’s all thanks to an unlikely friendship after one woman’s loss. “I was looking for birdhouses for my backyard," said Lou Ellen... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton homeowner, nephew take stand in firefighter murder trialdaughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
daughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like you told everyone else to,” Parker said to Butler County Prosecutor Michael Gmoser during cross examination when asked why the couple would have lied during their... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Man says didn't set fire that led to firefighter's deathnot set fire to his house or hire anyone else to do it. Lester Parker testifie
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
not set fire to his house or hire anyone else to do it. Lester Parker testified Monday at his trial in southwestern Ohio's Butler County. He and his nephew are charged in the fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Patrick... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Device at Poplar Bluff medical center allows parents of stillborn babies to say goodbyeIn Butler County, Missouri parents of stillborn babies now have the chance for
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
In Butler County, Missouri parents of stillborn babies now have the chance for a little extra time to say goodbye. It’s all thanks to an unlikely friendship after one woman’s loss. “I was looking for birdhouses for my backyard," said Lou Ellen... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Madison Twp. home previously used for bear wrestling to be razedThe Butler County land bank has approved funding a new demolition — this home i
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
The Butler County land bank has approved funding a new demolition — this home in Madison Twp. that used to be the place where a man would wrestle his bear in the fenced-in yard. CONTRIBUTED The Butler County land bank approved funding a new... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton homeowner takes stand in firefighter murder trialdaughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
daughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like you told everyone else to,” Parker said to Butler County Prosecutor Michael Gmoser during cross examination when asked why the couple would have lied during their... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hamilton homeowner takes stand in firefighter murder trialdaughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
daughter as well as her husband lied. “Probably because you told him to, like you told everyone else to,” Parker said to Butler County Prosecutor Michael Gmoser during cross examination when asked why the couple would have lied during their... Read more
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Reality TV World
Elderly couple sue after police mistake hibiscus for marijuanaclaim Oct. 5 photographed the hibiscus plants in their back yard and sent them
Reality TV World / Posted 2 days ago
claim Oct. 5 photographed the hibiscus plants in their back yard and sent them to police. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in Butler County Court, alleges Nationwide agent Jonathan Yeamans "intentionally photographed the flowering hibiscus plants in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Man pleads guilty to gang activity tied to 2 Middletown murdersCharles Graham has admitted to being part of a criminal gang in Butler County C
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Charles Graham has admitted to being part of a criminal gang in Butler County Common Pleas Court. Graham was one of three men indicted for crimes in late October and November 2016 in Middletown that ended with the deaths of Tiffany Hoskins and Joseph... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man pleads guilty to gang activity tied to 2 Middletown murdersCharles Graham has admitted to being part of a criminal gang in Butler County C
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Charles Graham has admitted to being part of a criminal gang in Butler County Common Pleas Court. Graham was one of three men indicted for crimes in late October and November 2016 in Middletown that ended with the deaths of Tiffany Hoskins and Joseph... Read more
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Daily Herald
Murder trial in Ohio firefighter's arson death set to resumeto go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the dea
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to go on trial in Ohio for murder in a 2015 house fire that resulted in the death of Hamilton firefighter Wolterman. Butler County Judge Greg Stephens said the court should try to seat a jury first. He set jury selection for Monday, Nov. 6.... Read more
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