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Favorite recipes from kids
Encouragement, Scripture and a shared recipe

Encouragement, Scripture and a shared recipe

One of the lovely things that has helped get us through this crazy year is the personal notes that we have received. We get them as texts, and notes t...

April 18th, 2021 |  


Seevers thanks community as transition begins

Seevers thanks community as transition begins

JAMESTOWN — Greeneview Superintendent Isaac Seevers thanked the school board and Jamestown community for their support as he prepares for a move...

April 17th, 2021 |  


GCCC announces honor roll

XENIA — Greene County Career Center’s third quarter honor roll has been announced.Students recognized for outstanding achievement in their...

April 15th, 2021 |  


GC will hold town hall on proposed solar farm

XENIA — The Greene County commissioners will host a town hall meeting next week about a proposed solar-powered electric generating facility in G...

April 5th, 2021 |  


Visiting vaccine centers and the easiest apple pie

Visiting vaccine centers and the easiest apple pie

Mike and I got our second COVID shot about a month ago, so we have spent the last two weeks touring Ohio and checking out all the different vaccinatio...

March 29th, 2021 |  


Fun foods, books for Dr. Seuss Day

Fun foods, books for Dr. Seuss Day

February is quickly coming to a close which means March 2 is almost here. For a lot of kids, that is a very special day. It is the birthday of Theodor...

March 26th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Heading home: Kopp leaving Xenia for Newton

XENIA — Nathan Kopp wasn’t looking to leave Xenia.But with a young family, the opportunity to work just minutes from his home in Troy was ...

April 24th, 2021 |  


Sheets stepping down after successful Carroll career

Sheets stepping down after successful Carroll career

RIVERSIDE — After 26 years leading the Carroll High School baseball team, Mike Sheets is ready to turn the lineup card to another coach.The 1983...

April 17th, 2021 |  


Division I, II All-Ohio teams announced

The Division II girls basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Tuesday by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.The Ohio Ms. Basketball Award winner...

March 30th, 2021 |  


WSU women’s coach leaving for Memphis

WSU women’s coach leaving for Memphis

FAIRBORN — Wright State women’s basketball coach Katrina Merriweather has been hired as the Memphis women’s basketball coach, the Da...

March 29th, 2021 updated: March 29th, 2021. |  


OPSWA 2020-21 All-Ohio girls basketball teams

OPSWA 2020-21 All-Ohio girls basketball teams

The Division-IV All-Ohio girls basketball teams as selected by the Ohio Prep Sports Writers Association.Player of the Year: Emma Hess, Legacy Christia...

March 29th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Cat of the week: Cruiser

WSU offers new business management certifications

FAIRBORN — The Wright State Raj Soin College of Business is offering certificates in both management and human resources management for current ...

February 9th, 2021 |  


Free rides for Greene CATS 20th

XENIA — Greene CATS Public Transit is celebrating its milestone 20th year of service on Jan. 8 with free rides on its Flex Route.Family & Yo...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Dog of the week: Ike

Dog of the week: Ike

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...

November 30th, 2020 |  


Preliminary Work Set To Begin For S.R. 235 Bridge Repair

XENIA — In advance of a dual bridge rehabilitation project, preliminary operations will get under way next week on State Route 235 in Greene Cou...

November 30th, 2020 |  


Dog of the week: Charming

Dog of the week: Charming

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...

November 12th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Legacy of slavery
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Our new gods
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Slavery, part I
Things to do in isolation

Things to do in isolation

Well, this. Write. Writing is something a person can do while isolating themselves from infectious people. Isolating myself from sick people didn̵...

February 1st, 2021 |  


So many things I missed due to COVID

So many things I missed due to COVID

There’s no doubt that 2020 has been a year that we all want to forget but one that will be talked about forever.Life has not been the same the l...

December 25th, 2020 updated: December 26th, 2020. |  


Lots to buzz about at CSU

Lots to buzz about at CSU

I recently had a chance to check out some sweet research going on at Central State University … and attempt to conquer one of my fears at the sa...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


History of West Main Street, Xenia

History of West Main Street, Xenia

Those who travel on a regular basis or even from time to time on the highway between Xenia and Dayton (U. S. 35/Main Street) might be surprised to kno...

November 12th, 2020 |  


Heal? Nope, improve

Heal? Nope, improve

Now that former VP Joe Biden has (unofficially) won the election, there are a lot of cries about healing America.I believe they are using the wrong te...

November 12th, 2020 |  


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 |  


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