1910 laws for farmers

1910 laws for farmers

The first book of regulations regarding farming in the area was published in 1895, with revisions as the law changed and reprinted from time to time a...

June 12th, 2020 |  


The history of Morris Sons Funeral Home

The history of Morris Sons Funeral Home

This funeral home opened for business in 1886 in Bellbrook.William and Lillie Morris owned a boarding house in the village of Bellbrook, catering to t...

June 5th, 2020 |  


George W. Bush: We rise or fall together — and we are determined to rise

George W. Bush: We rise or fall together — and we are determined to rise

This is a solemn and challenging time in the life of our nation and world. A remorseless, invisible enemy threatens the elderly and vulnerable among u...

June 3rd, 2020 |  



Memorial Day celebrated 100 years ago

Memorial Day celebrated 100 years ago

Memorial Day has been commemorated for many years all around the country.Services are similar in various parts of Greene County and today let’s ...

May 29th, 2020 |  


Whither goest education?

Whither goest education?

Traditionally, in most of my lifetime, Memorial Day marked not just a day of remembrance but a celebration of the beginning of summer, and more import...

May 28th, 2020 |  


Keep survivors of interpersonal violence in mind

Keep survivors of interpersonal violence in mind

These days we are all very focused on staying informed, practicing social distancing and taking care of ourselves and our families. While this has bee...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Changing views of law enforcement are troubling

Changing views of law enforcement are troubling

I was recently online complaining about a string of long lines of very loud motorcycles going down our usually fairly quiet road, Wilberforce Switch. ...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

As the coronavirus pandemic has gripped the world, it seems as though every aspect of life before this crisis has been put on hold. Schools are closed...

May 17th, 2020 |  


The history of wooden bridges

The history of wooden bridges

I have been suggesting some historic places in Greene County to visit while the COVID-19 restrictions remain in place.Greene County is blessed to have...

May 15th, 2020 |  


Christine Flowers: Hiding behind reasons not to wear a mask

Christine Flowers: Hiding behind reasons not to wear a mask

I have been trying to do my civic duty. I stay more than 6 feet away from most people. I live alone, so my trips to the store are surgical strikes. I ...

May 14th, 2020 |