NEWS


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CHS student wins billboard contest
Open schooling days available for equestrians

Open schooling days available for equestrians

FAIRBORN — Equestrians from throughout the region can now attend organized open schooling days hosted at Greene County Parks & Trails (GCP&a...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SALT to talk finances

XENIA — The Greene County Board of Developmental Disabilities is hosting its monthly School to Adult Life Transition (SALT) program from 6-7:30 ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Street Fair to offer over 200 vendors

Street Fair to offer over 200 vendors

YELLOW SPRINGS — At Yellow Springs Street Fair, attendees can expect to find more than 200 vendors who sell handmade arts and crafts as well as ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Watch for deer this fall

XENIA — The Greene County Safe Communities Coalition is reminding residents how to be safe drivers during deer season. According to the Ohio Dep...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Early voting office open

XENIA — Early voting for the Nov. 7 general election has begun.Since Oct. 11, the Greene County Board of Elections, located at 551 Ledbetter Roa...

October 13th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Won one, not done

OHSAA weekly football computer ratings (entering Week 9)

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings Oct. 17. The weekly computer ratings are rele...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio High School Football Poll (after Week 8)

COLUMBUS (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press poll o...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Norman up for Athlete of the YearCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Grace Norman, of Jamestown, has been named a national finalist for Female Athlete of ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


CSU’s Mays Off. Player of the Week

CSU’s Mays Off. Player of the Week

ATLANTA — Central State University junior quarterback Trent Mays has been the named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s Offensi...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Area’s best fall from top 8

Area’s best fall from top 8

GREENE COUNTY AREA — For the first time this high school football season, there are no teams from the Greene County area ranked among the top-8 ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Time to fix playoff system

Time to fix playoff system

It’s crunch time, folks.Two weeks left in high school football’s regular season and teams are scrambling to figure out what needs to happe...

October 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Host church easy as pie
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Laugh over pancake pizza
Virginia Siders 100 years young

Virginia Siders 100 years young

WILMINGTON — Virginia Elizabeth Siders will celebrate her 100th birthday on July 29.She was born in Dayton and her family soon moved to a farm o...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Greene County marriages

May 24Erin W. Rodgers of Yellow Springs and Mary J. Gentile of Yellow Springs applied for a marriage license. Date of marriage not on record.Caleb L. ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Confectionately Yours: An open house

Confectionately Yours: An open house

I was an infant when Daddy left Texas to check on my grandmother in Mississippi. His sister made a request to come live with us in Texas. She was in a...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Jinks graduated from basic

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — US Air Force Airman 1st Class Torey L. Jinks graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Murrells celebrate 60 years

Murrells celebrate 60 years

XENIA — Jerald and Janet (Garringer) Murrell celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 8.The couple was married in 1957 at the Bowersville ...

June 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Avoid election misdirection
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We get sick, they get rich
It’s what we do that counts

It’s what we do that counts

I’ve been reminded recently of the old cowboy song, Home on the Range. You know the line, “Where never is heard a discouraging word”...

October 17th, 2017 |  


The most pleasant of seasons

The most pleasant of seasons

It seems to me that the few weeks between when the heat and humidity of summer dissipates and those icy arctic winds of winter commence is probably th...

October 17th, 2017 |  


An anti-poverty program that makes it pay to work

An anti-poverty program that makes it pay to work

Imagine a government-funded anti-poverty tool that encouraged people to work. Now imagine that it’s popular with both Democrats and Republicans,...

October 16th, 2017 |  


American child care is in crisis

American child care is in crisis

The lack of affordable child care should be front and center when we talk about the economy.When I found out I was pregnant, one of the very first thi...

October 16th, 2017 |  


$1.6 billion only covers 74 miles

$1.6 billion only covers 74 miles

Trump Wants $1.6 Billion for the Border Wall. That Covers Just 74 Miles. All this for a boondoggle project most Americans continue to oppose.How much ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


$1.6 billion only covers 74 miles

$1.6 billion only covers 74 miles

Trump Wants $1.6 Billion for the Border Wall. That Covers Just 74 Miles. All this for a boondoggle project most Americans continue to oppose.How much ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


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