Remembering: Jake Conover

XENIA - From his early childhood, Jake loved the circus. When the circus came to town, his father would write a note to the teacher saying that the ch...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Alonzo Hiwanda

Alonzo Hiwanda

George Day was born Aug. 16, 1860 on a Greene County farm. As a young man, he was responsible for many chores on the farm, such as loading bales of ha...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Where are the lies, half truths?

Where are the lies, half truths?

By Scott HalaszAs a journalist with more than 20 years of experience, I have always prided myself on being fair, impartial and accurate.Yes, typos hap...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  



Monsanto hits all the wrong notes

Monsanto hits all the wrong notes

Neil Young’s latest album skewers the corporate giant.The Canadian rocker and master storyteller Neil Young says: “Music is a universal la...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Five pieces of advice for my younger self

Five pieces of advice for my younger self

Imagine if you could go back 10, 20, 30 years and talk to your younger self, what would you say? What advice would you have knowing what you know now?...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Editorial

People from outside the Buckeye state ask the same question: Does Ohio Gov. John Kasich really have the name recognition nationally to win the preside...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Dragons Part of Dayton History

Dragons Part of Dayton History

Two things occurred recently that brought to mind the Dayton Dragons. The hugely successful and entertaining Major League Baseball All Star Game held ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


50 years later: Medicaid proves vital to communities like Greene County

50 years later: Medicaid proves vital to communities like Greene County

This week CareSource, Ohio’s largest Managed Care Provider, recognizes the 50th anniversary of Medicaid and Medicare. These programs have been p...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Getting down to business in cuba

Getting down to business in cuba

US companies are more eager than ever to set up shop.In case you missed it, the United States and Cuba now have diplomatic relations for the first tim...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Wanna play pickleball?

Wanna play pickleball?

It seems to me that if a guy were to ask a female acquaintance, “How would you like to play pickleball?”, she might respond in several way...

July 28th, 2015 |