NEWS


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Doctor indicted on 145 child pornography charges
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Congressional candidates speak at local forum

Congressional candidates speak at local forum

XENIA — Candidates in contested Greene County races had a chance to win over voters during a candidates forum earlier this week.Sponsored by the...

February 21st, 2020 updated: February 21st, 2020. |  


DeWine, Hayes use forum to make their case for prosecutor

DeWine, Hayes use forum to make their case for prosecutor

XENIA — The candidates for Greene County prosecutor faced off at a forum Tuesday, each trying to convince voters why they are the best person in...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Candidates vie for spot on commission

Candidates vie for spot on commission

XENIA — Three Republicans and one Democrat candidate are running to fill a seat on the Greene County Board of Commissioners.Of the three seats o...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Under the clock tower

Under the clock tower

Photos by Anna Bolton | Greene County NewsBailiff Ron Mellotte talks about his job to a group of 8th- and 9th-grade homeschoolers touring the Greene C...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Meet the candidates in Xenia tonight

XENIA — Greene County residents will be deciding 19 races in the March 17 primary including nine that are contested.To give voters a chance to m...

February 18th, 2020 |  


Grinnell Road case will go to grand jury

Grinnell Road case will go to grand jury

XENIA — The Greene County prosecutor says no charges have been filed yet in last week’s Grinnell Road double shooting case, but it will go...

February 18th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


Sports Digest

Marauders take two on the roadJACKSON, Tennessee — The Central State University men’s and women’s basketball teams claimed road wins...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Tall top-seeded Elks too much for Fairborn

Tall top-seeded Elks too much for Fairborn

NEW CARLISLE — At full strength and much taller than anybody else, the top-seeded Centerville Elks made quick work of the youthful Fairborn Skyh...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Sports Digest

Local players in Dayton All-Star gamesTIPP CITY — Seven Greene County-area girls high school basketball standouts will be among the area’s...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Xenia High’s Alexis Claybaugh named Athlete of the Month

Xenia High’s Alexis Claybaugh named Athlete of the Month

Alexis Claybaugh (center) was chosen as the Edward Jones Investments Athlete of the Month for December for Xenia High School. This award is being spon...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Legacy shoots its way to easy tournament win

Legacy shoots its way to easy tournament win

MONROE — It was supposed to be a Division IV girls tournament basketball game.But it quickly turned into a game of Pop-a-Shot for Legacy Christi...

February 24th, 2020 |  


Cedarville’s Trent Koning named Athlete of the Month

Cedarville’s Trent Koning named Athlete of the Month

Trent Koning (right), shown with Mike Reed of Edward Jones Investments, was chosen as the Edward Jones Investments Athlete of the Month for December 2...

February 24th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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City finance clerk retires after 23 years

City finance clerk retires after 23 years

XENIA — City of Xenia finance employee Dennis Evans recently retired after 23 years of service.Evans is a graduate of Cedarville High School and...

February 5th, 2020 |  


Warner announces second quarter honor rolls

XENIA — Warner Middle School announced its second quarter honor rolls.All A’s Honor RollEighth grade: Kaylee Benson, Zoey Blake, Samuel Da...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Reds fans ‘swing’ over to museum

Reds fans ‘swing’ over to museum

Cincinnati Reds Infielder Mike Moustakas; manager David Bell; minor league outfielder Narciso Crook; roving catching instructor and former catcher Cor...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Entertainment Digest

Reds CaravanWRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Ci...

January 20th, 2020 |  


XCS recognize kids of character

XCS recognize kids of character

XENIA — The Xenia Community School District Board of Education honored its January kids of character at its regular meeting.Recognized were Clyd...

January 17th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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The Cotillion
A few political comments

A few political comments

As members of my family and I were discussing politics this weekend, my son Lance said, “I had never considered that.”His statement was in...

February 21st, 2020 |  


George Will: Physician (Senate), heal thyself

George Will: Physician (Senate), heal thyself

WASHINGTON — Shortly before the Senate, sitting as an impeachment court, contemplated the president’s misbehavior, it demonstrated its own...

February 16th, 2020 |  


Mysteries of the universe — like oysters

Mysteries of the universe — like oysters

There’s a president being impeached. A pandemic getting started in China. Earthquakes shaking up the Caribbean.When momentous events like this h...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Civil War stories comes with a lesson

Civil War stories comes with a lesson

Summer, 1863. The Civil War was raging. Fear raced through Indiana and Ohio like wildfire when General John Hunt Morgan crossed the Ohio River with hi...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Welcome to Black History Month

Welcome to Black History Month

When I was growing up in Xenia there was no such thing as Black History Month because the basic attitude about black history was that it was chock ful...

February 6th, 2020 |  


Protecting Ohio’s drinking water

Protecting Ohio’s drinking water

Last month, a new report from the Environmental Working Group found that drinking water contamination from PFAS chemicals is far more prevalent than w...

February 5th, 2020 |  


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