NEWS


Tobacco 21 takes effect across Ohio

Tobacco 21 takes effect across Ohio

GREENE COUNTY — A new tobacco law went into effect Oct. 17 statewide, raising the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.In July 2019, G...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Fair to highlight educational opportunities

Fair to highlight educational opportunities

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is hosting its annual 88th Force Support Squadron’s Education and Traini...

October 18th, 2019 |  


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 18th, 2019 |  


Township wraps up road, park projects

Township wraps up road, park projects

BATH TOWNSHIP – Bath Township has completed a number of road improvement projects and a major park project that were on township officials’...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Bath Township trustee candidates address voters

Bath Township trustee candidates address voters

Editor’s note: This is the second story highlighting the Greene County Tea Party’s Meet the Candidates Night. It discusses candidates vyin...

October 18th, 2019 |  


City council, school board candidates speak at forum

City council, school board candidates speak at forum

Editor’s note: The second part of this story discussing Xenia Township Trustee candidates will run Saturday.XENIA — Four candidates vying ...

October 18th, 2019 updated: October 18th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


11:00 pm |    
Xenia wins seventh straight
10:43 pm |    
Greeneview grabs shutout win

Sports Digest

Rams headed to sectional finalJAMESTOWN — The Greeneview girls varsity soccer team (13-2-1) defeated 13th seeded Greenon, 3-2. Faith Rutherford ...

October 18th, 2019 |  


Patriots rally past Golden Eagles

Patriots rally past Golden Eagles

RIVERSIDE — Bellbrook sought to set the tone of the Division I sectional semifinal soccer match with an early goal as they faced off against the...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Talented Elks stop Xenia

Talented Elks stop Xenia

CENTERVILLE — Xenia saw too much of Centerville’s talent too often in an 8-0 Division I sectional tournament semifinal loss at Legacy Fiel...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Sports Digest

Rams volleyball advancesBROOKVILLE — Greeneview won its first round of OHSAA Division III sectional girls volleyball tournament over National Tr...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Better Beavers beat ‘birds

Better Beavers beat ‘birds

CENTERVILLE — Judging from Wednesday night’s Oct. 16 three-set win over Greater Western Ohio Conference foe Kettering Fairmont, the Beaver...

October 16th, 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
School days – not and then

School days – not and then

It seems to me that being in public schools these days is sure a lot different from what we of the geriatric generation experienced. That conclusion i...

October 1st, 2019 |  


It’s a pretty great place to live

It’s a pretty great place to live

As we usher in October in mid-July heat, my mind wanders to the many wonderful things I didn’t realize I loved about living in the Ohio Valley. ...

October 1st, 2019 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA