ANNOUNCER: YOU'RE WATCHING CINCINNATI WLWT'S NEWS 5 LEADING WAY. MIKE: THE BIG STORM THAT BLEW THROUGH BROWN COUNTY MIGHT BE OVER BUT IT HAS LEFT HIPPED ONE BIG HEADACHE FOR PROPERTY OWNERS OUT THERE.
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Family members told WLWT News 5 the tree smashed through the roof into the kitchen, where the 71-year-old homeowner was sitting with three of her four foster children. Her 80-year-old husband had just left to go to the store and the fourth foster child was not home when the tree fell.
Contractors for the Ohio Department of Transportation - District 9 are preparing for a culvert replacement project on state Route 763 in Brown County, with construction getting under way the week of May 11. Crews from Coopers Excavating will be replacing a culvert located at the 11.92-mile marker on state Route 763, approximately three-quarters of a mile south of the route's junction with state Route 353 and just north of Township Road 221 . Construction includes replacing the existing corrugated metal arch structure that is over a tributary to West Fork Eagle Creek with a three-sided, pre-cast concrete box culvert.
Brown County detectives said they have received new information in the case of a pregnant mother who was shot and killed almost two years ago. Investigators said the new electronic evidence uncovered last week will be very beneficial to the investigation.
No one was hurt when flames broke out 7:30 p.m. at the two-story residence on New Harmony Shiloh Road, Mt. Orab firefighters said early Tuesday.
A double murder suspect appeared before a judge Monday and pleaded not guilty in connection to the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old woman. Michael Wilcox, 27, "implicated" himself in two slayings last week, according to Brown County officials.
Anderson Custom Homes is building Stone Creek at Todds Run, a single-family home development that will have 192 homes when complete.
Gear up for your gardening projects this spring. The Brown County Soil and Water Conservation District will offer a Backyard Composting workshop for Brown County residents.
Back in December and early February there were six Farm Bill meetings, following the two Farm Bill Dairy meetings in November, in the three counties. I was there for all eight of these, but somehow I missed this.