NEWS


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Fall, festivals coming soon

Four years for drugs, assault

XENIA — Two men pleaded guilty to charges in Greene County Common Pleas Court Aug. 15 and will each spend four years in prison.Zachary Foulke, 2...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Dayton VA welcomes new leadership

DAYTON — The Dayton VA Medical Center announces the promotion of Robert Sellers as the new chief of supply chain management service.In his previ...

August 19th, 2018 |  


GCPH will be closed Aug. 20 morning

XENIA — Due to the move into the new facility at 360 Wilson Drive, the Greene County Public Health (GCPH) office will be closed 8 a.m. to 1:30 p...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Voter registration deadline is Oct. 9

XENIA — With 80 days until the next Election Day, it’s not too late for Greene County residents to register to vote.In order to vote in th...

August 18th, 2018 |  


Country concert coming to Fairborn

Country concert coming to Fairborn

FAIRBORN — Classic country music is coming to Fairborn when Nashville recording artist Leona Williams and more make a rare appearance.The concer...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Township receives rescue equipment

Township receives rescue equipment

XENIA TOWNSHIP — Xenia Township’s fire department received some new rescue tools, donated from the Xenia Township Firefighters and Communi...

August 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Friday Night Futbol fun in Xenia

Friday Night Futbol fun in Xenia

XENIA — Billed as “Friday Night Futbol,” the Xenia High School boys and girls varsity soccer programs opened their respective Fall s...

August 17th, 2018 |  


NHRA names Tharpe division director

NHRA names Tharpe division director

GLENDORA, Calif. — Former Kil-Kare Raceway track manager Will Tharpe has been named the National Hot Rod Association’s director of Divisio...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Sports Digest

Golden Eagles blank NorthmontBELLBROOK — Bailey Sedlak had a goal, and assisted on Sydney Hollingsworth’s score, to lead the Bellbrook Hig...

August 17th, 2018 |  


WSU volleyball has high hopes

WSU volleyball has high hopes

FAIRBORN — Wright State volleyball is in rebuild mode after going 11-18 in 2017, but the team confidence and enthusiasm emanating from McLin Gym...

August 17th, 2018 |  


WSU women lose to Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Wright State Raiders women’s soccer team traveled to Louisville, on Aug. 16 to take on the Cardinals. In the regular...

August 17th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Yoders hit the road
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Engle, Grothouse to wed
Fairborn native promoted in Navy

Fairborn native promoted in Navy

Submitted photoU.S. Navy Rear Adm. John D. Spencer, a Fairborn native, was promoted Aug. 9 to the rank of rear admiral. He has also been assigned as t...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Newells celebrate 65 years

Newells celebrate 65 years

JAMESTOWN — Richard Delray and Doris Kathleen (Sprinkle) Newell will celebrate 65 years of marriage Aug. 22.Richard Newell is a graduate of Ross...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Xenia Police Reports

July 2812:13 a.m. — Suspicious Vehicle 20 block of Leaman Street.1:01 a.m. — Criminal Damaging 1700 block of Commonwealth Drive.1:39 a.m. ...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Xenia Municipal Court

May 9Justus D. Severtson, 168 Robert Lane, Xenia, guilty possessing drug abuse instruments, fines $310, 180 days, 170 suspended. Jail suspended on con...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Popular speaker coming to Cedarville

CEDARVILLE — International speaker and author Sam Allberry will open Cedarville University’s fall semester by speaking at the university&#...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Entertainment Digest

Annie Get Your GunDAYTON — Victoria Theatre Association ends the 2018-2019 Cool Films Series with the musical favorite Annie Get Your Gun. Show ...

August 16th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Devotional: Stepping out
We should back the Scouts

We should back the Scouts

Many of you won’t have a clue of what I’m about to talk about. And that’s exactly the point I’m trying to make.Another season ...

August 19th, 2018 |  


Remembering Ank Fifer

XENIA — Ank Fifer was a liveryman in the early portion of the 20th century. He plied his trade in the City of Xenia, providing public transporta...

August 17th, 2018 |  


1908 Homecoming part II

1908 Homecoming part II

Postmaster and General Chairman for the 1908 Homecoming J.R. Orr received a booklet in the mail in June 1908. He was flattered when he received “...

August 17th, 2018 |  


The foolishness of answering your own prayers

The foolishness of answering your own prayers

Ezra 8:22 “For I was ashamed to request from the king troops and horsemen to protect us from the enemy on the way, because we had said to the ki...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Getting it right about lefties

Getting it right about lefties

Left-hand dominance. Are you among Americans who face this challenge? Is this the result of the environment, a roll of the dice, genetics, some combin...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Some really nice people

Some really nice people

It seems to me that there are some really nice people hereabouts. Oh, sure, we have a number of “nice” people among our friends and relati...

August 14th, 2018 |  


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