NEWS


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Williams hired as new Beavercreek basketball coach
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 |  


Beavercreek man gets 25 to life

Beavercreek man gets 25 to life

XENIA — An 82-year-old Beavercreek man will serve at least 25 years in jail for raping a child.Gary Deis, who pled guilty on March 3, was senten...

April 21st, 2022 |  


Too much screen time can hinder development

Too much screen time can hinder development

Editor’s note: This is the second of a six-part series called “Disconnect to Connect,” authored by Greene County Public Health, in c...

April 20th, 2022 |  


Mother of deceased 12-year-old indicted

XENIA — The mother of the 12-year-old Xenia girl who died in her home last June has been indicted in Greene County Common Pleas Court.Mary Artis...

April 19th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


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 |  


Greeneview has strong showing at Miller-Shilke Invite

Greeneview has strong showing at Miller-Shilke Invite

SPRINGFIELD — The Greeneview boys and girls track and field teams both finished in the top-two at the Shawnee Miller-Shilke Invitational held on...

May 5th, 2022 |  


Bellbrook baseball wins SWBL title

Bellbrook baseball wins SWBL title

BELLBROOK — A ground ball hopping off the mound went right to second base and ended an eight-year drought for Bellbrook baseball.The Golden Eagl...

May 5th, 2022 |  


Williams hired as new Beavercreek basketball coach

Williams hired as new Beavercreek basketball coach

BEAVERCREEK — Isaiah Williams will be hired as the new boys basketball head coach at Beavercreek High School pending board approval.Williams rep...

May 3rd, 2022 updated: May 3rd, 2022. |  


Collision overshadows Xenia-Butler softball result

Collision overshadows Xenia-Butler softball result

XENIA — Hostilities rose during the Xenia softball home game on Monday against Butler.A collision at first base between Bucs’ junior Kynny...

May 2nd, 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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