Identify your photos

Identify your photos

A few years ago, Catharine Wilson, executive director of the Greene County Historical Society was given a large collection of very old photographs.Man...

April 24th, 2020 |  


I’ve got those disruptive virus blues

I’ve got those disruptive virus blues

I have always been a person who liked order. Even as a child I used to line things up and want a place for everything and everything in its place. Thi...

April 17th, 2020 |  


Remembering George W. Harper

Harper was born in Ross Township in 1825. His paternal grandfather was John Harper for whom Harper’s Ferry is named. He purchased considerable l...

April 17th, 2020 |  



Unalienable rights?

Unalienable rights?

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights...

April 6th, 2020 |  


Women of note

Women of note

During Women’s History Month I have shared stories about some women you may have known. If you didn’t know them, perhaps you have found th...

March 27th, 2020 |  


Superintendent: we are taking it day-by-day

Superintendent: we are taking it day-by-day

Hello Fairborn families! Each Friday during our time off, I will be writing to update our families and to provide updates and information as it become...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Reaching out while we’re apart

Reaching out while we’re apart

During these tough times, we all have to think of new ways to deal with this new world we are in.I’ve been with Mike for a couple of his daily p...

March 21st, 2020 |  


I Came, I saw, iPad

I Came, I saw, iPad

As promised, or, as some like to say, warned, this is the second installment about my buying a new iPad. Writing two columns about buying a piece of t...

March 20th, 2020 |  


Standard set for paid sick leave

Walmart, the nation’s largest private employer, set a standard for the rest of the private sector on Tuesday by announcing that, in addition to ...

March 13th, 2020 |  


Lessons from a shopping cart

Lessons from a shopping cart

The next time you shop at Aldi, you might get something unexpected: Positive human interaction with strangers.If you haven’t shopped at the groc...

March 13th, 2020 |