NEWS


12:31 pm
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Cox named new Fairborn football coach
Hello old friend

Hello old friend

XENIA — Hundreds said hello to an old friend on Friday as the Collier Chapel at the Legacy Campus celebrated its grand re-opening.Built in 1872,...

November 8th, 2021 |  


Bellbrook board members facing misdemeanors

XENIA — Two current and two former Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools board members were charged with illegal transaction of public funds and derelict...

November 5th, 2021 |  


Bellbrook superintendent charged with 8 counts

Bellbrook superintendent charged with 8 counts

XENIA — Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools Superintendent Dr. Doug Cozad was charged with illegal transaction of public funds and dereliction of duty ...

November 4th, 2021 |  


Election results: Mixed results for incumbents; jail sales tax failing

XENIA — Issue 1, a .25 percent sales tax increase that was to raise money for construction of a new county jail, was failing 8,025-7,049 accordi...

November 2nd, 2021 |  


Reflecting the light

Reflecting the light

Good morning, as I gaze out the west window the full moon hangs in all its splendor. As always I stand in awe how it is not altered even a tad in the ...

October 31st, 2021 |  


Jamestown voters to decide on additional roads levy

JAMESTOWN — The village of Jamestown has a levy for an additional 2.3 mills for street improvements on the November ballot.It currently has a 1....

October 31st, 2021 |  


SPORTS


10:17 pm |    
Xenia loses home opener
12:31 pm
Updated: 12:55 pm. |    
Cox named new Fairborn football coach
10:11 pm |    
Smith reaches 1,500 points
Nine win top honors in fall sports

Nine win top honors in fall sports

XENIA — Nine area athletes were named players of the year in their respective leagues as the Greater Catholic League, Ohio Heritage Conference, ...

December 1st, 2021 |  


Beavercreek takes down Carroll

Beavercreek takes down Carroll

DAYTON — Still finding the team chemistry it’s looking for, Beavercreek picked up a win which should help expedite the process.Leading las...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Beavercreek runs past Fairborn

Beavercreek runs past Fairborn

XENIA — Beavercreek wants to play with more consistency this season.So far so good as the Beavers stormed out to a big lead early and beat Fairb...

November 26th, 2021 updated: November 26th, 2021. |  


Benner Field House event starts season

XENIA — Friday nights move indoors as the boys basketball season tip-off across Greene County on Friday.Benner Field House will host an all-day ...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Xenia Hall of Fame inductees announced

Xenia Hall of Fame inductees announced

XENIA — The Class of 2021 for the Xenia Athletics Hall of Fame will be comprised of 18 individuals and groups.The class will be the 10th to ente...

November 24th, 2021 updated: November 24th, 2021. |  


Yellow Springs pulls off comeback

Yellow Springs pulls off comeback

CEDARVILLE — Starting her chase for 2,000 career points in her senior season, Angie Smith got her team in the win column out of the gate this se...

November 22nd, 2021 |  


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LIFE


Police Reports

May 201:46 a.m. — Suspicious person in the 200 block of Landmark Court2:02 a.m. — Domestic dispute in the 2100 block of Rockdell Drive3:30...

May 25th, 2021 |  


Police looking for missing woman

Police looking for missing woman

XENIA —Xenia police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person.Amanda Jane Watts, 41, of Xenia, was last seen March 6 i...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Sugar Maple Festival cancelled

BELLBROOK — The 2021 Sugar Maple Festival has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.Organizers made the announcement Monday afternoon.&...

February 17th, 2021 |  


WSU offers new business management certifications

FAIRBORN — The Wright State Raj Soin College of Business is offering certificates in both management and human resources management for current ...

February 9th, 2021 |  


Free rides for Greene CATS 20th

XENIA — Greene CATS Public Transit is celebrating its milestone 20th year of service on Jan. 8 with free rides on its Flex Route.Family & Yo...

January 5th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Fran’s Favorites: XC Camp, buttermilk brownies with buckeye frosting

Fran’s Favorites: XC Camp, buttermilk brownies with buckeye frosting

The beautiful weather we had this week was just perfect for the cross country camp we hosted on our farm.Our son-in-law Bill is the coach, and he brou...

August 6th, 2021 |  


Negotiations between township, Renergy could be win-win for residents

Negotiations between township, Renergy could be win-win for residents

Considerable attention has been given to the biodigester operation in Bath Township as there are numerous concerns about the odor, road wear and tear,...

August 1st, 2021 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Imagination Library books and peaches

Fran’s Favorites: Imagination Library books and peaches

I’ve had an amazing time these past couple of weeks traveling around Ohio and talking about the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library —...

August 1st, 2021 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Fish Ohio — Lake Erie

Fran’s Favorites: Fish Ohio — Lake Erie

Fish Ohio Day promotes the wonderful jewel that is Lake Erie. The lake is not only such a great resource, but also is so important for commerce and to...

July 11th, 2021 |  


Remembering Wendell Cultice

Wendell Cultice was a native of Xenia who held three different degrees from Bowling Green State University, where his name is engraved on the “W...

July 9th, 2021 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Christening gowns and cherry crisp

Fran’s Favorites: Christening gowns and cherry crisp

It’s been a busy, busy week at the Governor’s Residence but it is so good to have life back to normal.On Tuesday we had a picnic in the ba...

June 28th, 2021 |  


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