Fairborn Daily Herald- RSS OPINION?profile=1013 Feed http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/OPINION?profile=1013 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:15:11 EST 1800 Clark County rolling OVI checkpoint Aug. 22 http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/community_news/50351099/Clark-County-rolling-OVI-checkpoint-Aug.-22 SPRINGFIELD — The Clark County OVI Task Force will be operating a rolling OVI checkpoint in Clark County Friday Aug. 22, to intercept impaired drivers as part of our ongoing enforcement efforts. The details will be released Friday... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:09:09 EST Beavercreek Police Department releases dashboard camera video http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50384405/Beavercreek-Police-Department-releases-dashboard-camera-video BEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek Police Department has released dashboard camera video from several police vehicles from the night of Aug. 5, when an officer-involved shooting incident occurred at the Wal-Mart in Beavercreek. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:32:20 EST OVI checkpoint in Enon Friday evening http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/50385032/OVI-checkpoint-in-Enon-Friday-evening ENON — The Clark County OVI Task Force will be operating a rolling OVI checkpoint starting at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 to intercept impaired drivers as part of their ongoing enforcement efforts. Locations will be held at Main Street in Enon and... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:07:04 EST Car show to benefit cancer research http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/news/50370894/Car-show-to-benefit-cancer-research Greene County News report Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:01:05 EST City installs two new tornado sirens http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top/50370060/City-installs-two-new-tornado-sirens FAIRBORN — Patrons at the Sweet Corn Festival at Community Park last weekend may have noticed something different. At the front of the park is a taller, larger and louder new tornado siren. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:28:04 EST Township fire and EMS to file for MARCS grant http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top/50369130/Township-fire-and-EMS-to-file-for-MARCS-grant MAD RIVER TOWNSHIP — The Enon and Mad River Township Fire and EMS Department is joining forces with two local fire and EMS departments to file for an Ohio State Fire Marshal Grant in support of the Multi-Agency Radio Communication System... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:49:13 EST New shop fires up some ceramics fun http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top/50368300/New-shop-fires-up-some-ceramics-fun FAIRBORN — A local business owner is pouring new life into an old hobby with her Ceramics, Glass & Gifts shop, which opened its doors Tuesday. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:16:14 EST Fairborn Police Reports http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/blotter/50368177/Fairborn-Police-Reports Aug. 116:36 a.m. - Crash with property damage reported at North Broad St. and North Central Ave.7:31 a.m. - Theft reported in 400 block of Van Tress Drive. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:12:09 EST CSU hosting distracted driving program http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/news_education/50353432/CSU-hosting-distracted-driving-program WILBERFORCE — Central State University is offering a distracted and drunken driving education program for students.The university is hosting UNITE and it's Arrive Alive Tour 2014 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 27. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:59:12 EST Grand jury set for Sept. 3 http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top/50370442/Grand-jury-set-for-Sept.-3 XENIA — Greene County Prosecutor Stephen Haller provided some clarity about the grand jury process that will occur in relation to the officer-involved shooting at the Beavercreek Wal-Mart Aug. 5. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:46:11 EST Unison holds charitable vehicle show http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50372395/Unison-holds-charitable-vehicle-show BEAVERCREEK — Even a rainy day couldn't stop a Unison Industries employee car, motorcycle and unique vehicle show Thursday. This was the company's 11th such annual show, designed to raise money for the United Way of the Greater... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:45:14 EST Protecting children from liquid nicotine and E-cigarettes http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50317719/Protecting-children-from-liquid-nicotine-and-E-cigarettes The tobacco industry, in an effort to replace the 480,000 customers it loses each year to smoking-related deaths, has turned to electronic cigarettes, a new nicotine product that it hopes to make appealing to young people. These so-called e-cigarettes... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:56:11 EST Solar power gets hot, hot, hot http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50317557/Solar-power-gets-hot-hot-hot It's hard to rig the rules against increasingly competitive green energy options. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:45:07 EST Those wonderful notes from my readers http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50177208/Those-wonderful-notes-from-my-readers I have a special place in my heart for all of the faithful readers of Senior Moments.They pay me back by frequently sending me column items.Many of the following headlines came from a reader named Fred. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:39:11 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50374745/Local-Sports-Briefs CROSS COUNTRYXenia Christian second in state preview Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:06:11 EST Fish & Game hosts Picnic Weekend http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50373594/Fish--Game-hosts-Picnic-Weekend XENIA — Outdoor enthusiasts of all ages enjoyed the Greene County Fish and Game Association's annual Picnic Weekend, Saturday and Sunday on the association's grounds at 1538 Union Road. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 05:50:07 EST Randall enjoyed Scouts’ 2014 season http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50371180/Randall-enjoyed-Scouts-2014-season Two weeks after the Xenia Scouts' 2014 Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League baseball season ended, former Major League player and 2014 Scouts manager Bobby Randall fielded questions from sports editor John Bombatch on the team's exciting... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:11:10 EST Huddleson named county administrator http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50364651/Huddleson-named-county-administrator By Scott Halaszshalasz@civitasmedia.comXENIA — Brandon Huddleson was named Greene County administrator Thursday after spending six months as the interim. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:31:12 EST Holy Trinity features guest speaker http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50353333/Holy-Trinity-features-guest-speaker XENIA — JoAnn Harris will speak during the 11 a.m. worship service at Holy Trinity AME Church Sunday, Aug. 31. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:54:11 EST Music shines light through darkness of dementia http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50352761/Music-shines-light-through-darkness-of-dementia According to statistics, one in three senior Americans now suffers from some type of dementia. My mother was one of the unfortunate millions who had an advanced type of Alzheimer's disease. As it progressed, she lost the ability to communicate... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:28:12 EST