DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - Ohio's statewide texting ban for drivers has been in effect since last year, but police and state troopers have been issuing warnings the first six months.
Starting Friday, March 1 if you're caught you could receive a $150 ticket.
The law also bans drivers younger than 18 from using cell phones anytime while behind the wheel.
Tuesday, Feb. 26, AAA of the Miami Valley is revealing the first of many Don't Text and Drive billboards that motorists will see through-out the state reminding us of the new law.
The Dayton area's first billboard will be revealed Tuesday morning at 10:30 at the corner of Keowee and Leo streets.
One person is dead after massive fire in Kettering.
It could be a big day in the on-going contract negotiations for Fairborn teachers and the school board.
The Tri-State's newest gambling establishment will throw open it's doors today at noon so you can throw down your money.
This year, they will help 13 families in need buy toys, clothing and other items.
The man suspected in the RTA bus hub attack that led to another man's death has been released from the Montgomery County Jail pending further investigation.