NEWS


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CASA volunteers sworn in
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Two join Enon PD
Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to play at WSU

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to play at WSU

Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — The blast from an improvised explosive device in Iraq cost him his leg and his purpose. Jonathan Herst begged his f...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Museum offering weekly tours

Greene County NewsWRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Get a first-hand look at the aircraft restoration process during the Behind the Scenes Tours...

May 9th, 2016 |  


OVI checkpoints set for Thursday

Greene County NewsXENIA — Two OVI checkpoints are scheduled in Greene County Thursday night.The Ohio State Highway Patrol will host a checkpoint...

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  


Seven inducted into Fairborn Hall of Honor

FAIRBORN — Fairborn community members and individuals from both coasts gathered in the Fairborn High School auditorium April 29, as Fairborn Cit...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Airport closed for improvements

Greene County News ReportXENIA — Improvement projects at the Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport are on schedule, and the airport will close 6 a.m...

May 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Skyhawk races to graduation

Local Sports Briefs

COLLEGEBaseballFucci named Horizon League Batter of the WeekINDIANAPOLIS — Wright State senior outfielder Ryan Fucci has been selected as the Ho...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

By Samuel PetrequinAP Sports WriterPARIS — In his quest to complete a career Grand Slam, Novak Djokovic could have to beat nine-time champion Ra...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Organizers say 67 percent of Rio Olympic tickets sold

By Stephen WadeAP Sports WriterRIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro Olympics organizers say 67 percent of available tickets have been sold.Ticket dir...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


USA Cycling unveils high-tech pursuit bike for Rio Olympics

By Dave SkrettaAP Sports WriterThe fastest women’s pursuit team in track cycling just got a whole lot faster.Not by a small margin, either.USA C...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Raptors need Lowry to step up in Game 3 against Cavaliers

By Ian HarrisonAssociated PressTORONTO — After two bad games in Cleveland, Kyle Lowry isn’t lacking confidence as the Eastern Conference f...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Skyhawk races to graduation

Skyhawk races to graduation

By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comHUBER HEIGHTS —After crossing the rain-drenched finish line in third and earning his Skyhawks team the...

May 21st, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Gloria serves up schoolhouse rhubarb dessert
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Around the Home and Farm
Gloria serves up schoolhouse rhubarb dessert

Gloria serves up schoolhouse rhubarb dessert

By Gloria YoderThe Amish CookToday, we as a church had an excellent time together at what we call our “annual school picnic.”For the last ...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Around the Home and Farm

Around the Home and Farm

By Jerry MahanIf ever there was a year to work on control of mosquitoes this is the time! With all of the potential diseases carried by these tiny ins...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Gloria attends an auction and serves up Trail Mix Bars

Gloria attends an auction and serves up Trail Mix Bars

By Gloria YoderThe Amish CookFirst, a friendly “hello” to our reader friends who read this column in the Ledger-Independent in Maysville, ...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Xenia Library announces May programs

Greene County NewsXENIA — Xenia Community Library is planning a variety of programs for all ages next month at the librar, 76 E. Market St. To r...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Caesar Creek Marina set to open

Caesar Creek Marina set to open

By Larry MooreMoore OutdoorsPhase 1 of one of the most talked about projects in southwest Ohio is coming to completion - the Caesar Creek marina. It c...

May 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Senior Moments
America must renew its infrastructure or face decline

America must renew its infrastructure or face decline

By Jesse JacksonAmerica is literally falling apart. In Flint, children were poisoned in the lead contamination of the water. In Washington, the subway...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Remembering Dr. S. C. Ellis

XENIA — Dr. S.C. Ellis was a founding partner of Medical Service Associates, one of the first group medical practices in the United States. He w...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Detach and de-stress from politics

Detach and de-stress from politics

By Gery DeerDeer in HeadlinesA July 2014 article in The Washington Post included a headline that read, “Politicians are the No. 1 cause of stres...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Trump needs money fast; isn’t that an odd turn?

Trump needs money fast; isn’t that an odd turn?

By Andrew MalcolmIn a strange election cycle of unexpected, unpredictable, often inexplicable events, here’s the latest topper: The richest pres...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Clinton, Trump offer voters a stark choice

Clinton, Trump offer voters a stark choice

By Carl P. LeubsdorfTalk about an untraditional election!American presidential races generally match two veteran male politicians. This year, neither ...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor

What current Supreme Court should do?Editor:The recent editorial article by Greg Stohr “Supreme Court trying to avert deadlock in key cases̶...

May 17th, 2016 updated: May 19th, 2016. |  


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