A Dundee man was injured today when his motorcycle collided with a truck tractor on southbound U.S. 23 in Summerfield Township, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office reported. Jordan Sampson, 24, was entering U.S. 23 at the Ida West Road interchange about 5:39 p.m. when his motorcycle struck the passenger side of the truck tractor driven by Viorel Marcu, 51, of Detroit, deputies said.


WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio - A Monroe County teacher has been arrested on serious charges involving minors. While it's not clear what happened, the charges against Brandi Hobbs are very clear.


WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio - A Monroe County teacher has been indicted and arrested on serious charges involving a minor. Her name hasn't been released, but the sheriff confirmed she has been charged with one count of sexual battery, 1 count of illegal use of a minor in nudity, among other counts.


The announcement last week of another possible ethane cracker facility in the region could go a long way in creating a hub of natural gas activity throughout this region, local development officials said. Right in the heart of Marcellus and Utica shale country, officials with the Monroe County Port Authority believe they have as good a chance as anyone to land an ethane cracker plant that could attract hundreds of millions of dollars worth of economic development.