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Stutes promoted to Xenia police chief

Stutes promoted to Xenia police chief

XENIA — Chris Stutes has been named Xenia police chief effective June 10.Currently a captain in the Xenia Police Division, the 26-year XPD veter...

May 2nd, 2022 |  


County judge sanctioned by Supreme Court

County judge sanctioned by Supreme Court

COLUMBUS — A Greene County judge received a six-month stayed suspension for inappropriate courtroom behavior during a status hearing.In a 5-2 de...

April 28th, 2022 |  


NMUSAF hosts C-47 aircraft at 75th USAF anniversary event

NMUSAF hosts C-47 aircraft at 75th USAF anniversary event

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB — Bright blue skies provided a perfect background when two vintage C-47 Skytrain aircraft flew over the National Museum of ...

April 27th, 2022 |  


Person to retire as XPD chief

Person to retire as XPD chief

XENIA — Almost 19 years to the day he became Xenia police chief, Donald R. Person will be retiring from that position.The city announced Wednesd...

April 27th, 2022 |  


Cedarville senior among state’s best scholars

Cedarville senior among state’s best scholars

CEDARVILLE — Nominated to be Greene County’s recipient of the Ohio Education Service Center Association’s Franklin B. Walter award, ...

April 25th, 2022 |  


Antioch School celebrates 100 years

Antioch School celebrates 100 years

YELLOW SPRINGS — Housed in Yellow Springs, the Antioch School — which provides alternative education to area students ages 3-12 — wi...

April 24th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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‘Creek falls in district finals
Culpepper displaying calm dominance on the court

Culpepper displaying calm dominance on the court

MASON — There was finally a reason to have some nerves creep up heading into a match. An opponent who was a state semifinalist last year stood b...

May 19th, 2022 updated: May 19th, 2022. |  


Beavercreek has early tournament exit

Beavercreek has early tournament exit

BEAVERCREEK — A different Springfield team from the regular season showed up to Beavercreek for a sectional tournament opener.Grinding out runs ...

May 17th, 2022 |  


Cedarville run rules Legacy Christian

Cedarville run rules Legacy Christian

CEDARVILLE — Indians baseball is hitting its stride for the second time this season, and a break isn’t as likely to halt their progress th...

May 16th, 2022 |  


Beavercreek advances past Fairborn

Beavercreek advances past Fairborn

BEAVERCREEK — Three pitches into the game and facing a 1-2 count, a bewildered Kyleigh Cook of Fairborn looked back at her bench from the plate ...

May 11th, 2022 |  


Borondy commits to Toledo

Borondy commits to Toledo

BELLBROOK — Seth Borondy plans to sign a letter of intent to play football at the University of Toledo this fall.The signing will be a part of a...

May 6th, 2022 |  


Has it rained enough yet?

Has it rained enough yet?

XENIA — Heavy rain came on and off, before and during the showdowns between Fairborn and Xenia in baseball and softball on Thursday. Both games ...

May 5th, 2022 |  


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LIFE


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Schools celebrate Black History Month

Fairborn High School class of 1966 plans 55th reunion

FAIRBORN — The Fairborn High School class of 1966 reunion committee — Jean Alexander Kelley, Barbara Zonders Turner, Diana Haas Ogilsbie, ...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Deadlines approaching for block party and parade

Deadlines are fast approaching for spots in the Fairborn 2021 July 3 block party and July 4 parade. Interested vendors should grab their spots by June...

June 2nd, 2021 |  


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 |  


Vaccine available for 16 and over in Greene County

Vaccine available for 16 and over in Greene County

XENIA — Greene County Public Health opened this week’s appointments to all Ohioans 16 and over.To schedule an appointment, visit getthesho...

March 23rd, 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 |  


OPINION


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Grandparents raising grandchildren

Grandparents raising grandchildren

Some of us realize that circumstances have always created the need for grandparents to step into the void when their children are unable or unwilling ...

November 8th, 2021 |  


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 |  


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