Remembering our fallen patriots

Remembering our fallen patriots

By State Senator Bob HackettMemorial Day is about so much more than summer barbeques and bright, candy-filled parades. It is a time to honor the servi...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor

Fix HB523Editor:When it was announced that legislators were going to attempt to legalize medical marijuana, I like so many other Ohioans, was excited,...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Pastor’s false charge sets real injustice back

Pastor’s false charge sets real injustice back

By Mitch AlbomLast month, a pastor named Jordan Brown, who is openly gay, went into a Whole Foods Market in Austin, Texas, and purchased a cake. He or...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Fitting in at Hamvention

Fitting in at Hamvention

Deer in HeadlinesBy Gery L. DeerWe all have it; that one single thing about ourselves that makes us either feel different or seem weird to other peopl...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Trump and the Supreme Court

By Cal ThomasIn releasing his list of potential Supreme Court nominees, Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, has begun to so...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Senior Moments

Senior Moments

When I was a much younger man and covering local radio and television for daily newspapers in three different states there wasn’t much variety w...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Despite the rise of Trump, conservatism isn’t dead yet

Despite the rise of Trump, conservatism isn’t dead yet

By Jonah GoldbergSell your Adam Smith ties, everybody, and smash your busts of Ronald Reagan. It’s all over.Why? Because we have entered a new e...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


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 |