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Fantastic adventures
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‘We do recover’
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Service was a family affair
Murder trial underway for Xenia shooting

Murder trial underway for Xenia shooting

XENIA — The murder trial of a Xenia woman charged in the 2018 shooting death of Andre Nooks is underway in Greene County Common Pleas Court. Tal...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Fairborn celebrates Pride

Fairborn celebrates Pride

Local members of Free Mom Hugs at Fairborn Pride. Free Mom Hugs Ohio is an organization of parents and allies that support LGBTQ+ youth.Young Pride pa...

July 11th, 2021 |  


Thunderbirds meet fans ahead of Air Show

Thunderbirds meet fans ahead of Air Show

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — The pilots, crew chiefs, and officers of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds were scheduled to sign autographs at ...

July 11th, 2021 |  


Commissioners will intervene in solar project

XENIA — Greene County Commissioners passed a resolution Thursday filing of a notice of intervention on their behalf regarding the application of...

July 9th, 2021 |  


McLendon sentenced in Fairborn hotel shooting

McLendon sentenced in Fairborn hotel shooting

XENIA — Michael McLendon, of Dayton, was sentenced in Greene County Common Pleas Court to 47 years to life in prison for the 2018 shooting death...

July 8th, 2021 |  


Contentment in the Bible

“I have learned to be content…” (Philippians 4:12)Imprisonment. Floggings. Mocking and insults. Close to death. Paul was a real pers...

July 8th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Long-time Carroll wrestling coach remembered by many
Michalski continues improbable run toward Olympics

Michalski continues improbable run toward Olympics

EUGENE, Ore. — It wasn’t too long ago that Daniel Michalski was running around delivering groceries for an Indianapolis-area Walmart.Now t...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Running for gold: Xenia, Cedarville alum competing for Olympic bid

Running for gold: Xenia, Cedarville alum competing for Olympic bid

XENIA — Dan Michalski, a 2018 alumnus of Cedarville University, is heading to the U.S. Olympic track & field trials in Eugene, Ore. The 2017...

June 17th, 2021 |  


Wakefield nearly speechless after state meet

Wakefield nearly speechless after state meet

XENIA — Reaghan Wakefield didn’t have much to say when she found out how long it had been since a Xenia female high jumper placed at state...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Xenia’s Wakefield places in high jump

Xenia’s Wakefield places in high jump

XENIA — Reaghan Wakefield ended a long dry spell for the Xenia girls track and field team.The senior finished fourth in Division I in the high j...

June 4th, 2021 |  


Patriots upset C-J in district semi

Patriots upset C-J in district semi

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Montgomery County — After starting the season 1-6, the last thing Carroll baseball coach Mike Sheets was thinking was a dis...

May 26th, 2021 |  


Xenia picks new HS athletic director

Xenia picks new HS athletic director

XENIA — Jeremy Greenleaf has been named athletic director for Xenia Community Schools.Pending board approval, Greenleaf — the AD at Chamin...

May 24th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


Police Reports

May 201:46 a.m. — Suspicious person in the 200 block of Landmark Court2:02 a.m. — Domestic dispute in the 2100 block of Rockdell Drive3:30...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Park cleanup June 4

FAIRBORN —Greene County Public Health is asking for volunteers to clean up cigarette butts from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Friday June 4 at Central Park...

May 20th, 2021 |  


Fairborn High School Quarter 2 Honor Roll

FAIRBORN — Fairborn High School released its second quarter honor roll and principal’s list.The following students were recognized for the...

May 13th, 2021 |  


Yellow Springs farmers market returns

YELLOW SPRINGS — The Yellow Springs farmers market is up and running in its new location in the John Bryan Community Center Parking Lot. The far...

May 7th, 2021 |  


CBC May blood drive events

DAYTON — The Community Blood Center has several upcoming blood drives all over Greene County for the month of May.St. Brigid Catholic Church wil...

May 7th, 2021 |  


CBC blood drive at Youngs Dairy April 22

YELLOW SPRINGS —Young’s Jersey Dairy Farm will be hosting a community blood drive from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. onThursday, April 22 at 6880...

April 19th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Remembering Wendell Cultice

Fran’s Favorites: Fish Ohio — inland lakes

Fran’s Favorites: Fish Ohio — inland lakes

It is just wonderful enjoying the outdoors with our families. Ohioans are doing it this summer more than they ever have before.This past weekend Mike ...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Legacy of slavery

Legacy of slavery

American chattel slavery lasted from 1619-1865. It ended formally with the ratification of the 13th Amendment to the Constitution which outlawed slave...

February 18th, 2021 |  


Our new gods

Our new gods

It seems to me that we might learn a lot about today’s society by looking backwards to the time of the ancient Romans.You see, religion was an i...

February 17th, 2021 |  


Slavery, part I

Slavery, part I

Most Americans are taught that the first black people landed in America in 1619 somewhere in Virginia. That is not quite true. There were black people...

February 11th, 2021 |  


Things to do in isolation

Things to do in isolation

Well, this. Write. Writing is something a person can do while isolating themselves from infectious people. Isolating myself from sick people didn̵...

February 1st, 2021 |  


So many things I missed due to COVID

So many things I missed due to COVID

There’s no doubt that 2020 has been a year that we all want to forget but one that will be talked about forever.Life has not been the same the l...

December 25th, 2020 updated: December 26th, 2020. |  


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