NEWS


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Boonshoft professor receives award

Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — The Ohio Public Health Association recognized Marietta Orlowski, Ph.D., associate professor of community health at ...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Boonshoft researchers study use of marijuana edibles

Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — Social media is shedding light on how people are consuming marijuana edibles, including brownies, cookies and candi...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


XHS seniors awarded millions in scholarships

XHS seniors awarded millions in scholarships

By Denny MorrisonXenia High School held its senior awards assembly to recognize the class of 2016. What a terrific event as 106 seniors were recognize...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Xenia Community Schools Foundation awards scholarships

Xenia Community Schools Foundation awards scholarships

Gazette News ReportXENIA – The Xenia Community Schools Foundation awarded a pair of scholarships during the high school’s recent award ass...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Some individuals at WPAFB advised to seek alternative water

Greene County News ReportWRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Wright-Patterson Air Force Base officials are responding to a requirement from the Oh...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Bellbrook Class of 2016 to graduate

Bellbrook Class of 2016 to graduate

Gazette News ReportBELLBROOK — Bellbrook High School Class of 2016 will graduate 2 p.m. Saturday, May 21 at Trent Arena in Kettering.Leading the...

May 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLFootballBottorff to be inducted into MVFCA HallXENIA — According to Xenia Schools Superintendent Denny Morrison, current Xenia High S...

May 27th, 2016 |  


San Jose Sharks heading to first Stanley Cup final

By Josh DubowAP Sports WriterSAN JOSE, Calif. — Two years after their most devastating playoff loss, the San Jose Sharks held their most meaning...

May 27th, 2016 |  


What to watch Friday at French Open: Murray vs Karlovic

By Samuel PetrequinAP Sports WriterPARIS — It’s hard to say who will be in better shape Friday when Andy Murray plays Ivo Karlovic in the ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Carroll girls headed to Columbus

Carroll girls headed to Columbus

By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comDAYTON — Carroll high jump coach Jeff Ross had been telling Patriots senior Julia Barbera that her min...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Tyson calls proposal to allow pros in Olympics ‘ridiculous’

The Associated PressBEIJING — A proposal to let professional fighters compete in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics is “ridiculous” and ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Form and history against struggling Hamilton at Monaco GP

By Jerome PugmireAP Sports WriterMONACO — Lewis Hamilton heads into this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix with form and recent history against ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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 |  


Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Parks upcoming events

Gazette News ReportBELLBROOK — The Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Parks will host a variety of upcoming programs held at the Community Center. Call 937-84...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Hospitality Center awards scholarship

Hospitality Center awards scholarship

Gazette News ReportXENIA — Hospitality Center for Rehabilitation and Healing awarded a $500 scholarship to Xenia High School senior Shelby Shous...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Greene County Fish and Game recognizes volunteers

Greene County Fish and Game recognizes volunteers

By Larry MooreMoore OutdoorsThe Greene County Fish & Game Association annual fish fry provided the opportunity for the club leadership to recogniz...

May 17th, 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 |  


OPINION


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Senior Moments
One of the earliest roads: Bullskin Trace

One of the earliest roads: Bullskin Trace

By Joan BaxterOne of the earliest roads which provided transportation through Greene County was what was known as the Bullskin Trace or Bullskin Trail...

May 20th, 2016 |  


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 |  


More focus needed on medical mistakes

More focus needed on medical mistakes

By Jay AmbroseFirst, do no harm. Doctors get that. They embrace it. It’s nevertheless the conclusion of a major study that medical mistakes kill...

May 19th, 2016 |  


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