NEWS


GCCC HOSA students advance to State

GCCC HOSA students advance to State

XENIA - Sixteen Greene County Career Center students have advanced to the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State Leadership Conference in...

February 21st, 2020 |  


Two in race for clerk of courts

Two in race for clerk of courts

XENIA — Greene County’s current clerk of courts has a challenger in the March 17 primary.Clerk of Courts AJ Williams and Christy L. Ahrens...

February 21st, 2020 updated: February 21st, 2020. |  


Eckhart passes away

Eckhart passes away

FAIRBORN — Dr. Alicia Eckhart, the City of Fairborn’s parks and recreation director, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14.The City of Fairborn r...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Under the clock tower

Under the clock tower

Photos by Anna Bolton | Greene County NewsBailiff Ron Mellotte talks about his job to a group of 8th- and 9th-grade homeschoolers touring the Greene C...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Grinnell Road case will go to grand jury

Grinnell Road case will go to grand jury

XENIA — The Greene County prosecutor says no charges have been filed yet in last week’s Grinnell Road double shooting case, but it will go...

February 18th, 2020 |  


The Amish Cook: Naming the Yoders’ baby

The Amish Cook: Naming the Yoders’ baby

Time keeps marching faster than I can keep up with. I can hardly believe that I’m almost halfway through my waiting period or our little darling...

February 16th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Cedarville’s Trent Koning named Athlete of the Month

Cedarville’s Trent Koning named Athlete of the Month

Trent Koning (right), shown with Mike Reed of Edward Jones Investments, was chosen as the Edward Jones Investments Athlete of the Month for December 2...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Carroll senior forward Jaden Dahm (2) puts up a hook shot over a Troy defender, Feb. 22 in a 52-35 Patriots win in a Division I sectional first round ...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Patriots third at GCLC wrestling tournament

Patriots third at GCLC wrestling tournament

MIDDLETOWN — The Carroll High School wrestling team took third place overall during Friday’s Feb. 21 Greater Catholic League Co-ed Champio...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Sports Digest

WEEKEND BASKETBALL RESULTSSaturday, Feb. 22BOYS BASKETBALLSectional TournamentsCarroll 52, Troy 35Beavercreek 80, Lebanon 58Cedarville 67, Yellow Spri...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Legacy defense aids in first-round win

Legacy defense aids in first-round win

TROY — A change in defense led to several second-half East Dayton Christian miscues, and a dose of solid shooting also helped, in a 57-40 Legacy...

February 21st, 2020 |  


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LIFE


Chrystal appointed as Veteran’s Service commissioner

Chrystal appointed as Veteran’s Service commissioner

Submitted photoChris Chrystal is sworn in as the new Greene County Veteran’s Service commissioner by Judge Michael A. Buckwalter at the Greene C...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Human trafficking subject of WU panel

WILBERFORCE — The Department of Justice secured convictions against 526 human traffickers during fiscal year 2018.Of those, 501 involved predomi...

January 22nd, 2020 |  


Police search for owner of pig

Police search for owner of pig

Submitted photosFairborn Police officers were called to a potbellied pig on the loose near South Central and McLaughlin Avenue Jan. 3. If individuals ...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Area Digest

Winter recessFAIRBORN — Fairborn City Schools has scheduled its winter recess through Friday, Jan. 3, 2020.Candy Canes and Cheer art showYELLOW ...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


Davis turning 100 years old

Davis turning 100 years old

FAIRBORN — Long-time Fairborn resident Garnet Davis will turn 100 years old Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020.Davis has called the City of Fairborn home fo...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Our topsy-turvy society
‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

If you like your newspaper’s comic strips locally sourced along with your produce, you’re in luck.Starting this week, the Xenia Daily Gaze...

February 25th, 2020 |  


The Cotillion

The Cotillion

Many years have passed since the first cotillion was offered for young women in the area. Many will remember the event as one of the most lavish and d...

February 21st, 2020 |  


A few political comments

A few political comments

As members of my family and I were discussing politics this weekend, my son Lance said, “I had never considered that.”His statement was in...

February 21st, 2020 |  


Port Xenia

Port Xenia

Logically, Greene County should be called the “birthplace of aviation.” The Wright brothers lived and worked in Dayton, made their first f...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Without civility, our system doesn’t work

Without civility, our system doesn’t work

When he was just a young teenage schoolboy, George Washington sat down and copied out 110 “Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior.” Many ...

February 14th, 2020 |  


Writer supports Protect Vulnerable Children Act

I recently had the honor of standing with Rep. Bill Dean at the State Capitol as he introduced the Protect Vulnerable Children Act (PVCA). This legisl...

February 14th, 2020 |  


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