A visit to Milford

A visit to Milford

If you do not recall Milford being a community in Greene County, that would be because it is still here, but has a different name.The Village of Milfo...

December 20th, 2019 |  


In praise of competence

In praise of competence

Not long ago, I was in a meeting to talk about a public policy issue. It was a little complex, and as we considered the various angles I began to thin...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: Trump tackling issues important to Americans

Michael Reagan: Trump tackling issues important to Americans

Impeach! Impeach! Impeach!Removing Donald Trump from office before he can get re-elected is the only thing in Washington that Democrats and the nation...

December 16th, 2019 |  



Helping Ohio’s foster youth find safe, stable homes

Helping Ohio’s foster youth find safe, stable homes

A safe, stable home is the foundation for opportunity — without it, it can be hard to hold down a job, pursue a degree, and to build a life.But ...

December 16th, 2019 |  


Teddy lived a life befitting of Ohio’s ‘first dog’

Teddy lived a life befitting of Ohio’s ‘first dog’

The Ohio ground was hard the day the governor, my dad, said goodbye to his dog.Dad always called Teddy “Anna’s dog.” I picked him ou...

December 16th, 2019 |  


Railroads come to the county

Railroads come to the county

When Greene County was new, the modes of transportation were very limited. Many folks rode horses, some rode in wagons and of course, there was the st...

November 29th, 2019 |  


Thanksgiving is disappearing

Thanksgiving is disappearing

It seems to me that our native-grown holiday known as Thanksgiving is slowly disappearing. Through the early years of our country various spontaneous ...

November 26th, 2019 |  


Thoughts on impeachment

Thoughts on impeachment

We have, so far, in America had two Presidents impeached and one step down because he was about to be. Andrew Johnson, a southern sympathizer, who had...

November 23rd, 2019 |  


Xenia commencement 1913

Xenia commencement 1913

The graduating class of any high school is usually a very special event.The Xenia High School Class of 1913 received quite a bit of recognition. One r...

November 22nd, 2019 |  


Writer wants reforms, not new jail

An August story in the Gazette detailed a plan to ask Greene County residents to increase our sales tax to build a new, larger jail. I attended the pu...

November 21st, 2019 |