Dayton Chief of Police Donald “Dinky” Conley stands beneath a banner April 12 at Wilbur S. Pence Middle School. Conley, a U.S. Army veteran, offers extra protection at the school. (Photo by Michael Reilly / DN-R)
Editor’s Note: This article is part of an occasional series that will tell the stories of our local veterans.
The first time Donald “Dinky” Conley flew on a plane was in 1983.