NEWS


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Fairborn deputy mayor to run for trustee seat
Prosecutor’s investigator sworn in to task force

Prosecutor’s investigator sworn in to task force

XENIA — Greene County Prosecutor’s Office Investigator Fred E. Meadows was sworn in as a member of the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension...

May 10th, 2021 |  


Fifty5 Rivers becomes climate neutral certified

FAIRBORN — Fifty5 Rivers Cold Brew has joined 229 other brands in becoming Climate Neutral Certified, a distinction offered to a group of busine...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Judge rules in favor of Renergy in zoning case

BATH TOWNSHIP, Greene County — A Greene County judge has ruled in favor of Renergy and Dovetail Energy, LLC, stating the biodigester facility op...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Council proclaims May MVMHM Month

Council proclaims May MVMHM Month

FAIRBORN — Fairborn Mayor Paul Keller declared May as Miami Valley Military History Museum Month, as the organization seeks public support to br...

May 7th, 2021 |  


Fairborn passes levy renewal

FAIRBORN — Unofficial final election results Tuesday indicated that Fairborn residents had voted in favor of a 7-mill continuous levy for Fairbo...

May 7th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Heading home: Kopp leaving Xenia for Newton

XENIA — Nathan Kopp wasn’t looking to leave Xenia.But with a young family, the opportunity to work just minutes from his home in Troy was ...

April 24th, 2021 |  


Anderson: The ‘right time’ to resign as Xenia hoops coach

Anderson: The ‘right time’ to resign as Xenia hoops coach

XENIA — After more than 300 wins, a handful of league titles, and the opportunity to coach a Mr. Basketball, Kent Anderson has decided to step d...

April 20th, 2021 |  


Sheets stepping down after successful Carroll career

Sheets stepping down after successful Carroll career

RIVERSIDE — After 26 years leading the Carroll High School baseball team, Mike Sheets is ready to turn the lineup card to another coach.The 1983...

April 17th, 2021 |  


Division I, II All-Ohio teams announced

The Division II girls basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Tuesday by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.The Ohio Ms. Basketball Award winner...

March 30th, 2021 |  


WSU women’s coach leaving for Memphis

WSU women’s coach leaving for Memphis

FAIRBORN — Wright State women’s basketball coach Katrina Merriweather has been hired as the Memphis women’s basketball coach, the Da...

March 29th, 2021 updated: March 29th, 2021. |  


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LIFE


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 |  


WPAFB gate to close for construction

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Gate 15A on Area A of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base will be closed to all traffic for a two-month long const...

April 13th, 2021 |  


Village Artisans “Spring Forward” gallery show

Village Artisans “Spring Forward” gallery show

YELLOW SPRINGS — In spite of the continued pandemic concerns and political strife, artists continue to look forward to a brighter tomorrow and a...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Police Reports

April 212:30 a.m. — Domestic violence in the 200 block of Maple Terrace12:46 a.m. — Noise complaint in the 300 block of East Emerson Avenu...

April 9th, 2021 |  


Springfield Fortnightly Musical Club offers college scholarship

YELLOW SPRINGS — The Fortnightly Musical Club of Springfield has set aside $1,000 to further the musical education of a senior high school stude...

April 5th, 2021 |  


Police Reports

March 212:16 a.m. — Noise complaint in the 40 block of Galewood Drive1:16 a.m. — Warrant in the 70 block of West Hebble Avenue2:22 a.m. &#...

March 11th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Legacy of slavery
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Our new gods
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Slavery, part I
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 |  


Evolution of a holiday

Evolution of a holiday

It seems to me that the upcoming holiday on Nov. 11, Veterans Day, (not Veteran’s Day as some may think) has an interesting past.It started out ...

November 10th, 2020 |  


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