A made-to-order'read for history buffs — Wendell W. Cultice's newly-published autobiography — “Slaughterhouse Kid” is as informative and enlightening as it is inspiring and entertaining.
MT. STERLING — A Mount Sterling man led police on a five-county chase that included Greene County before being apprehended in Clinton County over the weekend, according to authorities.
SPRING VALLEY — Join concerned conservationists in giving back to nature with a special restoration day event. It is on Saturday, Nov. 1: Give Back Day, Site Improvement and Restoration Blitz, at the Travertine Fen State Nature Preserve, Greene...
Do you own a credit card and/or a debit card? If you do, do you know the differences between the two? Your Better Business Bureau says do your research, you could save yourself from a headache and an empty bank account.
Hello from Flat Rock, Illinois! We're having a full, yet interesting week. There are two things I'm especially looking forward to for this week. One is a brand new armoire my husband is making for my birthday and the other is a new pony...
JAMESTOWN — The Wright Brass Quintet, a component of the Air Force Band of Flight, will present a free concert 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1. at the Jamestown Opera House.
FAIRBORN — Join a Greene County Parks & Trails naturalist to explore a wetlands within Hebble Creek Reserve to learn how wildlife and birds have moved back to this restored habitat beginning at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 15.
Moses on the back side of the mountain, David in a cave, Joseph in a pit, Daniel in the lion's den, the three Hebrew boys in the fiery furnace, Jonah in the whale, Jeremiah in a cistern, Paul in prison, Jesus on a cross … where have you...
Psalm 19:1 “The heavens tell of the glory of God. The skies display His marvelous craftsmanship.”
XENIA — Christ Episcopal Church will hold a spaghetti dinner to benefit the emergency drop-in homeless shelter 4-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7.
Every year since 1968, the U.S. Census Bureau has been keeping statistics on home ownership in the United States. And every year it comes back the same. Between six and seven out of 10 families own a home in this country. Even with the housing crisis...
“But I will make you as unyielding and hardened as they are. I will make your forehead like the hardest stone, harder than flint. Do not be afraid of them or terrified by them, though they are a rebellious house.” (Ezekiel...
FAIRBORN — Service at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will be 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, “The Welcoming Congregation,” presented by Fellowship member, Joan Chappelle.
Greene County Farm Forum recognized their 2014 scholarship winners at the annual Scholarship Fundraiser and Picnic in September. Each will receive $1,000 towards their education in some study program related to agriculture. Those recognized included...
This week I would like to introduce you to someone who means a lot to me, someone who has played one of the most important roles in my life (that is besides my husband). I have many friends who are very near and dear to me, but this particular person...
1 Corinthians 3:6 “I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow.”
FAIRBORN — The Lutheran Saints in Ministry (LSIM) will present their Reformation Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 100 East Main St.
YELLOW SPRINGS — The service at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. will be “Autism Spectrum Disorders.”
XENIA — The Rev. Tim Case from southeastern Ohio, who has a most unique and funny method of delivering the gospel, will be in revival 7 p.m. nightly Nov. 5-9 at the Southside Church of God, 205 Lake St. in Xenia.
How big are your piles of leaves this year? Leaves definitely have a way of piling up this time of year, to say the least. But, then, so does life, and those “leaves” of life are not limited to the Fall. So, wouldn't Fall be a good...
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman Brianna R. Jones graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman Cory B. Holt graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
BEAVERCREEK — Sheena Kaylean Halfpap of Beavercreek and Timothy Stephen Gemperline of Cincinnati announce their engagement and marriage.
FORT MEADE, Md. — Stephen L. Davis has been selected for promotion to the rank of brigadier general in the Air Force.
FAIRBORN — Dave and Patty Hennis of Fairlawn and Greg and Laura Kiddon of Fairborn announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Megan Kelly Hennis and Andrew Gregory Kiddon.
PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. — Michael Payne, the son of Staci Gulley and Carson Payne, graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Training on Oct. 3.
XENIA — The family of Meriam Hawker of Xenia is requesting a card shower in honor of her 100th birthday on Oct. 25. Cards should be sent to Meriam Hawker in care of Hospitality Center East, 1301 N. Monroe Drive, Xenia, OH 45385.
A squirrel slowly made his way up the path toward the unsuspecting man. Normally a squirrel goes the opposite direction of humans but this squirrel had a different agenda.
A number of years ago, one of the finest schools of theology was located in Xenia.
YELLOW SPRINGS — Central Chapel A.M.E. Church is hosting the 184th Session of the Ohio Conference now through Oct. 18. The theme is “Fulfilling the Great Commission; The Evidence of Discipleship.”
Women are the fastest growing segment of the shooting sports. A recent National Shooting Sports Foundation survey found that 37 percent of new shooters are female. The 18 to 34 years old age group make up about two-thirds of new shooters. While Ohio...
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XENIA — Elva Fallis was recently named the Xenia Adult Recreation and Services Center's 2013 Volunteer of the Year.
ENON — St. Andrew Lutheran Church and Knob Prairie United Church of Christ will again host the 10 a.m. community worship service at Settlers Park on Sunday, Oct. 12. The open air worship celebration is broadcast on 99.7 FM for those within the...
YELLOW SPRINGS — Service at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will be “Sugar, Chocolate, Coffee and Tea: What's Behind the Packaging?” 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 12.
The Ohio deer season opened on Sept. 27 for archery hunting. The overall season runs through Feb. 1, 2105 with various special seasons during that time.
Sunday almost 400 souls gathered at the Shawnee Pavilion from United AME and Faith Community UMC under the leadership of Dr. John Freeman and Rev. Brad Olson to “Worship in the Park.”
XENIA — Being a positive influence is something that Greene Memorial Hospital (GMH) Chaplain, Pastor Ron Swiger, loves about the work he has been doing for more than 35 years.
XENA — Locals can enjoy a free evening bicycle ride escorted by Greene County Parks & Trails Trail Sentinels beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, from Xenia Station to Cedarville, as well as at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, from Xenia Station to...
XENIA — Dr. Lawrence and Lois (Kennedy) Killian celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 15. They were married at Chelsea Baptist Church in Atlantic City, N.J., in 1964. They enjoyed celebrating their golden anniversary with a family dinner at...
What a perfect day we are having. I'm nestled in a chair on our new deck enjoying the birds songs and other sounds of nature.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman Tyler J. Elmore graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIA, Texas — Air Force Airman Cory T. Thompson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIA, Texas — Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Casey H. Barrie graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
XENIA — Marvin and Ida (James) Graves celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 6.
FAIRBORN — Roger and Diane Williams of Fairborn celebrated their 40th anniversary on Sept. 28. They are celebrating by the sea while vacationing in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Harrell Vaun Noble was raised in Indiana. As a boy, he spent many summers on his grandparent's farm in Noblesville, Indiana.
At certain times of life we are tempted to wonder about the reality of being rewarded for living a righteous life. When being mistreated, or when finances go south, when our health fails us; or we lose our ability to do something we have enjoyed for...
John 12:36. “While you have the Light, believe in the Light, so that you may become sons of the Light.”