NEWS


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Newest K-9 on duty
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Cat of the week: Gigi
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Cyclists graduate bike camp
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Humane Society treats 7,000th cat
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I had a dream to write

Inspirational Message

“He urged them to plead for mercy from the God of heaven concerning this mystery, so that he and his friends might not be executed with the rest...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Devotional: A cup of cold water

Devotional: A cup of cold water

“And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones because he is my disciple, I tell you the truth, he will certainly not...

June 21st, 2018 |  


The American dream and other parental hopes

The American dream and other parental hopes

3 John 1:4 “I have no greater joy than this, to hear of my children walking in the truth.”All parents have dreams and hopes for their chil...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Area Religion Digest

Church seeking vendorsXENIA — Old Town United Methodist Church, 1639 US Route 68 N, is looking for vendors for a one-day flea market/yard sale 8...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Church to present ‘Guys and Dolls’

Church to present ‘Guys and Dolls’

FAIRBORN — Abiding Christ Lutheran Church in Fairborn will present “Guys and Dolls” on Saturday, June 30 and Sunday, July 1 with spe...

June 21st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Rhino slows Rahal’s day

Sports Digest

Beaver Vu offering Summer PassesBEAVERCREEK — Beaver-Vu Bowl, located at 1238 N Fairfield Rd., is offering several Summer Bowling Pass options g...

June 21st, 2018 |  


USA falls to Mexico, 19-17

USA falls to Mexico, 19-17

HARBIN DISTRICT, China — In a pivotal battle both teams had been pointing to at the 2018 World University Championships of American Football, de...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Brads, Dirksen earn district scholarships

Brads, Dirksen earn district scholarships

The Southwest District Board held its 25th Annual Scholar-Athlete Reception, June 19, at the Dayton Marriott, and two Greene County area students were...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Sports Digest

Scouts soon to hit the roadXENIA — The Xenia Scouts baseball team held on for a 13-12 home win over the Licking County Settlers, June 19 at Grad...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Open Field sessions begin in Bellbrook

Open Field sessions begin in Bellbrook

BELLBROOK — Kids of all ages showed up at Sackett-Wright Park for the first Open Field event of the summer season, June 20.The players were eith...

June 20th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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An added convenience

WSU hosting strategic planning summit

FAIRBORN — Developing projects and action plans will be the focus of Wright State University’s next strategic planning mini-summit Friday,...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Going once, going twice

Going once, going twice

Submitted photosAuctioneer Bryan Bogan of Sheridan and Associates (right) and Doug Wickline (left) keep track of what’s going on during an aucti...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Local free clinic receives grant

XENIA — The Living Well Clinic in Xenia was one of several free clinics to receive a grant from the CVS Health Foundation.The foundation is a pr...

June 19th, 2018 |  


The Yoder’s old digs are new again

The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it.I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Shawnee Hills Baptist holding blood drive

XENIA —Shawnee Hills Baptist Church is holding a blood drive 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26.Everyone who registers to donate will receive the patriot...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Wagers’ celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Wagers’ celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

YELLOW SPRINGS — Gary and Susan Wagers of Yellow Springs, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15. They were married June 15, ...

June 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


My fast food nightmare

My fast food nightmare

Three years ago, when my grandmother fell ill, I chose to delay my studies to work full time at McDonald’s to pay for her prescriptions and medi...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Back when college was debt-free

Back when college was debt-free

As May gives way to June, the last college grad ceremonies are wrapping up and the last parties are coming to a close. Now the job hunt for recent gra...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Do you want pancakes with that?

Do you want pancakes with that?

It seems to me that names, those handy-dandy identifiers we hang on things, are an important part of our lives even though we don’t usually thin...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Safe boating on Ohio’s scenic rivers

Safe boating on Ohio’s scenic rivers

The Little Miami River Kleeners scheduled its annual river cleanup for this past weekend. It usually consists of a canoe based clean up to take out th...

June 19th, 2018 |  


A tribute to Charles Krauthammer

A tribute to Charles Krauthammer

I have often thought that tributes to those we love are best made when the object of our affection is still with us, rather than at their funerals.I d...

June 17th, 2018 |  


Questioning war is a civic duty

Questioning war is a civic duty

Politicians and businesses want you to think questioning war disrespects veterans like me. They’re wrong.“How do you motivate men and wome...

June 17th, 2018 |  


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