Today in History

Today is Friday, Dec. 14, the 348th day of 2018. There are 17 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Dec. 14, 2012, a gunman with...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Dec. 12, the 346th day of 2018. There are 19 days left in the year.Today’s Highlights in History:On Dec. 12, 2000, George W....

December 12th, 2018 |  


Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 11, the 345th day of 2018. There are 20 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Dec. 11, 1972, Apollo 17...

December 11th, 2018 |  



Comes now another ‘techie’ Christmas

Comes now another ‘techie’ Christmas

One thing I have always been certain about is that you should be cautious when coming across grown men reciting nursery rhymes. Especially if they alo...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Reality meets perception

Reality meets perception

It seems to me that every so often we are reminded of a fairy tale by something that occurs in real life. For example, we sometimes hear of a “C...

December 4th, 2018 |  


Early football in Greene County

It does not matter what season is on us, someone in the area will be playing with a ball of one sort or another such as footballs, baseballs, soccer, ...

November 30th, 2018 |  


Today in History

By The Associated PressToday is Friday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2018. There are 31 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. ...

November 30th, 2018 |  


Remembering Hugo Schlesinger

XENIA — Hugo Schlesinger was born in Xenia, the eldest son of Barney Schlesinger, a local businessman. Following graduation from high school, he...

November 30th, 2018 |  


Rising to the ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ challenge

Rising to the ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ challenge

We need a long-term strategy that allows all our students to reach their full potential—not one that accepts that an entire segment of our citiz...

November 28th, 2018 |  


Caravans pose logistical problems

Caravans pose logistical problems

It seems to me that those “caravans” of would-be immigrants headed for our Mexico/US border are generating quite a bit of discussion among...

November 27th, 2018 |