Joan L. Lewis

Joan L. Lewis

FAIRBORN — Joan L. Lewis, age 69 of Fairborn, passed away Tuesday November 15, 2016 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born March 28, 1947 in Dayton,...

November 18th, 2016 |  


Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent’s hand

Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli opponent’s hand

RIO DE JANEIRO — Middle Eastern politics spilled onto the judo mat Friday at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics when an Egyptian competitor refused to ...

June 13th, 2016 updated: August 13th, 2016. |  


First gold medal in Rio goes to US shooter Virginia Thrasher

RIO DE JANEIRO — Virginia Thrasher went through a three-week spring whirlwind, winning three NCAA titles and a spot on the U.S. Olympic Shooting...

February 5th, 2016 updated: August 7th, 2016. |  


Bolt says tight schedule slowed down 100-meter sprinters

Bolt says tight schedule slowed down 100-meter sprinters

RIO DE JANEIRO — Usain Bolt rarely complains about going too fast.After the rushed road to Sunday night’s 100-meter final, he had to make ...

January 20th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


Upset over Nadal puts del Potro in tennis final vs. Murray

Upset over Nadal puts del Potro in tennis final vs. Murray

RIO DE JANEIRO — Juan Martin del Potro ended Rafael Nadal’s bid for an unprecedented second Olympic singles gold medal in a thrill-a-minut...

January 19th, 2016 updated: August 13th, 2016. |  


Even Olympic selfies are complicated by Koreas’ rivalry

Even Olympic selfies are complicated by Koreas’ rivalry

RIO DE JANEIRO — Nothing is ever easy for the rival Koreas, even that most ubiquitous and usually innocent of Olympic interactions, the selfie.L...

January 16th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


WSU receives $700,000 grant to certify high school teachers to teach college courses

WSU receives $700,000 grant to certify high school teachers to teach college courses

For Greene County News FAIRBORN — A state grant of more than $700,000 will enable Wright State University to help high school teachers qualify to...

January 5th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  


Fairborn High School receives bomb threat

Fairborn High School receives bomb threat

By Whitney Vickers wvickers@civitasmedia.com FAIRBORN — Fairborn High School received a bomb threat approximately 11:10 a.m., leading the scho...

December 10th, 2015 updated: December 15th, 2015. |  


US ousted, Sweden wins 4-3 on penalties after 1-1 draw

US ousted, Sweden wins 4-3 on penalties after 1-1 draw

BRASILIA, Brazil — Taunted by local fans since the Olympics began and stinging from a surprising loss, Hope Solo called Sweden a “bunch of...

October 9th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2016. |  


Smooth sailing? US men’s basketball seeks more Olympic gold

Smooth sailing? US men’s basketball seeks more Olympic gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — There were so many questions about their cushy accommodations it seemed the Americans were on vacation.Yes, the U.S. men’...

September 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2016. |