Kettering en Several suburban Dayton newspapers closing <p>Three Dayton-area newspapers are ceasing publication.</p><p>North Carolina-based Civitas Media says it is shutting down the <em>Springboro Sun</em>, the <em>Kettering-Oakwood Times</em>, and the <em>Centerville-Washington Township Times</em>.</p><p>The company's CEO Michael Bush says Civitas is focused on serving rural communities and these three papers don't fit that business model. It's also shutting down five papers in North Carolina.</p><p>A news release says affected employees are being offered positions elsewhere in the company.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:03:51 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15104 at