NEWS


WSU lifts mask mandate

WSU lifts mask mandate

FAIRBORN — Wright State University will no longer require fully vaccinated people to wear a mask or practice physical distancing while on both t...

June 11th, 2021 |  


Local author wins indie book award

Local author wins indie book award

FAIRBORN — Through its raw honesty and powerful storytelling, a memoir by a Fairborn author has has been named by the Independent Book Publishin...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Fairborn Spark reopens

Fairborn Spark reopens

FAIRBORN — Spark Fairborn officially reopened to the public Wednesday, allowing chefs and other members of the organization to show off their cu...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Trustees, Renergy may reach settlement

Trustees, Renergy may reach settlement

BATH TOWNSHIP, Greene County — Bath Township and Renergy, Inc., parent company of Dovetail Bioenergy in Bath Township, are working on a compromi...

June 9th, 2021 |  


Chamber Chats come back online

FAIRBORN — The Fairborn Chamber of Commerce is coming back online after shutting down for nearly a year. The first Chamber Chat since last Augus...

June 9th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


JAMESTOWN — As a kid, Laney Hines would pretend to be a horse and jump over makeshift hurdles in her home.“I thought it was fun,” th...

May 18th, 2021 |  


‘Creek’s Ed Zink retires after 46 years

‘Creek’s Ed Zink retires after 46 years

BEAVERCREEK — After winning just 11 games in his first three seasons coaching girls basketball at Beavercreek, Ed Zink had his doubts.He told th...

May 18th, 2021 updated: May 19th, 2021. |  


WU athletes highlight dean’s and president’s academic lists

WU athletes highlight dean’s and president’s academic lists

WILBERFORCE — Wilberforce University athletes were well-represented on the school’s list of academic honors.Of the school’s enrollme...

May 10th, 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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Legacy of slavery
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Our new gods
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. |  


Lots to buzz about at CSU

Lots to buzz about at CSU

I recently had a chance to check out some sweet research going on at Central State University … and attempt to conquer one of my fears at the sa...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


History of West Main Street, Xenia

History of West Main Street, Xenia

Those who travel on a regular basis or even from time to time on the highway between Xenia and Dayton (U. S. 35/Main Street) might be surprised to kno...

November 12th, 2020 |  


Heal? Nope, improve

Heal? Nope, improve

Now that former VP Joe Biden has (unofficially) won the election, there are a lot of cries about healing America.I believe they are using the wrong te...

November 12th, 2020 |  


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