NEWS


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Updated: 10:53 am. |    
City council, school board candidates speak at forum
Four adoptions set for Adoption Day

Four adoptions set for Adoption Day

XENIA — In honor of National Adoption Day, community members are invited to the 2nd annual Greene County Adoption Day Open House, 9 a.m. to noon...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Greene County vets picked for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

Greene County vets picked for Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

DUBLIN — Two Greene County residents will be inducted into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame next month.Howard F. “Bud” May, United Sta...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Extension offers Beef QA certification

XENIA — Join OSU Extension Greene County on October 28, 2019 at 5 p.m. for a Beef Quality Assurance Certification at the office on the fairgroun...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Climate change to be discussed at Extension

XENIA — Global warming is a subject that causes people to ask a lot of questions. When scientists inform the public that humans are causing glob...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Early voting has begun

XENIA — Early voting is underway at 551 Ledbetter Road for the Tuesday, Nov. 5 general election.All registered voters may choose to vote early a...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Celebrating a century: Lifelong Greene Countian turning 100

Celebrating a century: Lifelong Greene Countian turning 100

JAMESTOWN — A lifelong Greene County resident turns 100 on Monday.And while she’s not giving away her “secret” to living a ful...

October 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


10:29 pm |    
Talented Elks stop Xenia
10:52 pm |    
Better Beavers beat ‘birds
Patriots win regular season finale

Patriots win regular season finale

RIVERSIDE — The Carroll boys soccer team shut out the Butler Aviators on a blustery Saturday afternoon, Oct. 12 at Spoerl-Bartlett stadium. The ...

October 16th, 2019 |  


‘Creek ties Walnut Hills

‘Creek ties Walnut Hills

BEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek High School boys soccer team faced off against a tough adversary in Cincinnati Walnut Hills High School. The two e...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Beavercreek sweeps GWOC titles

Beavercreek sweeps GWOC titles

CLAYTON — The Beavercreek High School cross country teams dominated Oct. 12 at the Greater Western Ohio Conference Championships, held on the No...

October 16th, 2019 |  


Carroll blasts Piqua in opener

Carroll blasts Piqua in opener

The Carroll boys soccer team dominated in their first tournament match of the year against the Piqua Indians. The Patriots’ 9-0 victory ensures ...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Cards fly in Buccaneers win

Cards fly in Buccaneers win

XENIA — It’s understood that whenever Miami Valley League rivals and Greene County foes Xenia and Fairborn get together for any athletic c...

October 15th, 2019 |  


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LIFE


10:22 am |    
FHS teacher receives award
Flamingos to flock into Fairborn

Flamingos to flock into Fairborn

FAIRBORN — Flamingos will soon flock into local yards — for a cause.The Fairborn Music Club is hosting its annual fundraiser through the s...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Meet the children and mocha shakes

Meet the children and mocha shakes

Repeatedly we hear from you readers whose favorite topic is the one I enjoy writing about the most (that is next to writing about hubby, of course). S...

October 6th, 2019 |  


Commander’s outreach to students, community shatters stereotypes

Commander’s outreach to students, community shatters stereotypes

XENIA — In today’s society, mentions of the police typically conjures up some pretty negative thoughts and images on the law enforcement d...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


Area Digest

FCS community forumFAIRBORN — The Fairborn City School District will host a community forum 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 at the Baker Middle Scho...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


WIC offering free infant feeding classes

WIC offering free infant feeding classes

XENIA — The WIC (Women, Infants & Children) program at Greene County Public Health (GCPH) is offering free infant feeding classes designed f...

October 2nd, 2019 |  


Laughter highlighted at art show

Laughter highlighted at art show

YELLOW SPRINGS — Village Artisans Gallery in Yellow Springs is hosting “Laughter is the Best Medicint,” — A Community Art Show...

September 18th, 2019 |  


OPINION


10:21 am |    
Just another ODE boondoggle
10:06 am |    
School days – not and then
Autumn’s bright colors on the way

Autumn’s bright colors on the way

I’m a seeing-is-believing type fellow. Not overly suspicious—but in certain matters, I wait for visual proof before accepting a proclamati...

October 1st, 2019 |  


Little Miami Watershed Network, River Stewards partnering

Little Miami Watershed Network, River Stewards partnering

The Little Miami River’s role as an economic and environmental asset within the Dayton community continues to be recognized as the river is curr...

September 19th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: America Tunes Out the Demented Dems

Michael Reagan: America Tunes Out the Demented Dems

It’s too bad for America that CNN’s seven-hour town hall on climate change was such a rating disaster.If 20 times as many viewers had tune...

September 10th, 2019 |  


No justice for Washington elite

No justice for Washington elite

It seems to me that now that all the excitement, commotion, and outright screams of rage generated by a recent report from the Department of Justice (...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Six Biblical principles of work

“Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind let each of you regard one another as more important than himself.̶...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Devotional: What kind of spirit?

Devotional: What kind of spirit?

“When the disciples James and John saw this (the people of a Samaritan village rejecting Jesus), they asked, ‘Lord, do you want us to call...

September 5th, 2019 |  


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