School disruption leads to party times

School disruption leads to party times

With the schools closed and students having online instruction and the Covid-19 virus causing so much schedule disruption I naturally turned my though...

March 19th, 2020 |  


Women’s lot has changed, mostly for the better

Women’s lot has changed, mostly for the better

Since this is Women’s History Month I began to think back about things having to do with being female. I have been thinking about not only the w...

March 12th, 2020 |  


Writer supports issue 9

I am voting YES for Issue 9, the operating levy for Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools (BSS). The district has demonstrated fiscal responsibility, making $2...

March 10th, 2020 |  



Accomplished women of Greene County

Accomplished women of Greene County

Because we have now arrived at the beginning of March, it is now time for some Women’s History. We have produced or hosted a lot of accomplished...

March 5th, 2020 |  


What’s for dinner Dad?

What’s for dinner Dad?

There are a great many things in life that I have never heard. One is the mating call of the notorious No-No Bird (I don’t think it really exist...

February 28th, 2020 |  


Xenia’s Armory is nearly 90

Xenia’s Armory is nearly 90

The brick structure known as The Armory is located very near Shawnee Park in Xenia. No doubt you have driven past many times, but perhaps have never b...

February 28th, 2020 |  


Greene County Public Health during the 1930s

Greene County Public Health during the 1930s

The 1930s were filled with lots of changes and growth for the health district. During this time, the health district adopted a budget of $5,255. Healt...

February 26th, 2020 |  


‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

‘Crankshaft’ joins the comics page

If you like your newspaper’s comic strips locally sourced along with your produce, you’re in luck.Starting this week, the Xenia Daily Gaze...

February 25th, 2020 |  


The Cotillion

The Cotillion

Many years have passed since the first cotillion was offered for young women in the area. Many will remember the event as one of the most lavish and d...

February 21st, 2020 |  


A few political comments

A few political comments

As members of my family and I were discussing politics this weekend, my son Lance said, “I had never considered that.”His statement was in...

February 21st, 2020 |