Remembering Rev. Armstrong

SUGARCREEK TOWNSHIP — Rev. Robert Armstrong was born in Scotland. He was ordained a Presbyterian minister in 1797 and came shortly thereafter to...

June 24th, 2016 |  


The history of Sugarcreek Township

The history of Sugarcreek Township

By Joan BaxterWhen Greene County was established, there were four townships: Mad River, Silvercreek, Beavercreek and Sugarcreek. Last week I shared th...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Anytime, anywhere – the reason we can pray

Anytime, anywhere – the reason we can pray

By Sandra SheridanMatthew 6:9 “Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name.”Have you ever wondered how a cell phone works?Most of ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


After Orlando, we must let light drive out darkness

After Orlando, we must let light drive out darkness

By Jesse JacksonOrlando now will be added to the haunting list — Newtown, Conn., Virginia Tech, San Bernardino, Calif., Charleston, S.C., Aurora...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Hooked on conservation

Hooked on conservation

By James McClintockMore and more of America’s 40 million fishers are enjoying fishing as a catch-and-release sport.Something remarkable has happ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawn

Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawn

By Leonard Pitts Jr.I am supposed to be writing about a shooting in Orlando, but my thoughts keep circling back to a funeral in Louisville.About the s...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Hey! Hey! they’re ‘still’ the Monkees

Hey! Hey! they’re ‘still’ the Monkees

By Mike ScintoIn the summer of 1966, just a few months before entering high school, I remember the excitement my best friend Mike and I had waiting fo...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Rank has its privileges

Rank has its privileges

By Bill TaylorIt seems to me that the more information we get about the private, unsecured e-mail server used by former Secretary of State Hillary Cli...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Is this new reform a toxic waste?

Is this new reform a toxic waste?

It may take over three decades to regulate consumer chemicals that we already know are deadly.There should’ve been an overhaul in how we regulat...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Beavercreek Flo

Remembering FloEditor:On June 7 Florence “Flo” Thompson died.If you live in Greene County, particularly Beavercreek, and never heard of Fl...

June 21st, 2016 |