NEWS


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We won’t miss his coming
Finding ’deep peace from a Higher hand’

Finding ’deep peace from a Higher hand’

It was one of those rare days when the three little boys stayed with Daniel. Julia left for school, leaving Baby Joshua, four-year-old Hosanna, and my...

November 8th, 2020 |  


All 88 counties on board for Imagination Library

All 88 counties on board for Imagination Library

My Imagination Library team has been working hard — really hard. We have affiliates all over the state and we have been working to make sure the...

November 8th, 2020 |  


BOE releases unofficial final results

XENIA — Greene County Board of Elections released unofficial final results for the Nov. 3 election.The results were unavailable by press time Tu...

November 4th, 2020 |  


Probate judge keeps seat on bench

Probate judge keeps seat on bench

XENIA — Incumbent Judge Thomas O’Diam will retain his seat in Greene County Probate Court.O’Diam led 41,663 votes, or 61.14 percent,...

November 4th, 2020 |  


Nick’s closed after positive COVID-19 tests

XENIA — A popular Xenia restaurant closed temporarily this week due to the coronavirus.According to a release from Greene County Public Health, ...

November 4th, 2020 |  


SPORTS


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Simply the best
Honors continue to roll in for athletes

Honors continue to roll in for athletes

XENIA — More area conferences and leagues have released their lists of honors for fall athletes.Here is the most current list, as reported by sc...

November 18th, 2020 |  


Wee Bucs win fifth grade title

Wee Bucs win fifth grade title

LEBANON — Xenia can add another nickname to its list.In addition to the City of Hospitality, and the Bicycle Capital of the Midwest, it can now ...

November 16th, 2020 |  


Wee Bucs going for huge wins

Wee Bucs going for huge wins

XENIA — Some fourth and fifth graders are hoping to transform Xenia from the City of Hospitality to Titletown.Well, at least where youth footbal...

November 13th, 2020 |  


Legacy senior inks letter to play at Liberty

Legacy senior inks letter to play at Liberty

XENIA — Emma Hess is used to winning while playing basketball at Legacy Christian Academy.The Knights have won or shared the Metro Buckeye Confe...

November 12th, 2020 |  


MBC, GWOC hand out fall sports awards

MBC, GWOC hand out fall sports awards

XENIA — More area conferences and leagues have released their lists of honors for fall athletes.Here is the most current list, as reported by sc...

November 12th, 2020 |  


Love on Jabbar watch list

Love on Jabbar watch list

FAIRBORN — Wright State University redshirt senior Loudon Love was named to the watch list for the 2021 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year A...

November 11th, 2020 |  


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LIFE


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Dog of the week: Charming
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Cat of the week: Heidi
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Letters to Baby B

McKinley Honor Rolls

XENIA — McKinley Elementary School released its first quarter honor rolls.Straight A Super Honor RollFifth grade: Alyssa Ashcraft, Easton Butler...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Arrowood names all-stars

Arrowood names all-stars

Arrowood Elementary School named its October All-Stars. Recognized were Jacob Owsley, Mia Smith, Sophie Hoskins, and Clyde Wilson (kindergarten); Monr...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Third man charged in January shooting incident gets 3 years of community control

Third man charged in January shooting incident gets 3 years of community control

WILMINGTON — A third shooting suspect tried locally was sentenced to community control.On Friday, Clinton County Common Pleas Judge John “...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Farmers to families food distribution at Maple Heights Baptist Church

FAIRBORN — Maple Heights Baptist Church located at 144 W. Funderburg Road in Fairborn will be giving food away on Tuesday, Oct. 27 starting at 4...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Cat of the week: Cruiser

Cat of the week: Cruiser

XENIA — Greene County Animal Care & Control (GCAC) at 641 Dayton-Xenia Road in Xenia is back to full services with a few changes. The shelte...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


Dog of the week: Tonka

Dog of the week: Tonka

XENIA — Greene County Animal Care & Control (GCAC) at 641 Dayton-Xenia Road in Xenia is back to full services with a few changes. The shelte...

October 23rd, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Lots to buzz about at CSU
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Heal? Nope, improve
Evolution of a holiday

Evolution of a holiday

It seems to me that the upcoming holiday on Nov. 11, Veterans Day, (not Veteran’s Day as some may think) has an interesting past.It started out ...

November 10th, 2020 |  


Another ethanol program?

Another ethanol program?

It seems to me that the ever increasing clamor to get rid of or otherwise decrease our dependence on fossil-fueled vehicles may well generate some int...

November 3rd, 2020 |  


Carnegie building houses many memories

Carnegie building houses many memories

Greene County residents are fortunate to have such a fine library system.Books of all sorts are available to check out or one can sit in a comfortable...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Why I voted for Amy Coney Barrett

Why I voted for Amy Coney Barrett

This week, I was proud to vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the Supreme Court. She is an impressive person and a distinguished legal...

October 30th, 2020 |  


Tales of Xenia: Junior High day

Tales of Xenia: Junior High day

Coming home from the YMCA recently I had a flashback when the song “Bad Girls” by Donna Summer came on the radio.This song is from about 1...

October 29th, 2020 |  


The modern Typhoid Mary threat

The modern Typhoid Mary threat

It seems to me that the learning curve associated with the coronavirus is extraordinarily steep, that is, we are discovering more and more about this ...

October 27th, 2020 |  


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