It doesn’t have to be “us” vs. “them”

It doesn’t have to be “us” vs. “them”

Not all white working-class voters are ready to blame their neighbors for problems caused by corporations.It’s increasingly easy to believe that...

July 28th, 2016 |  


There’s no such thing as a “free market”

There’s no such thing as a “free market”

Capitalism with absolutely no government intervention is a myth — and always was.The debates leading up to the election this year will no doubt ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


The positivity of laughter

The positivity of laughter

Recently the entertainment industry lost a legend in television comedy, Gary Marshall, who gave us hours of laughs with “Happy Days,” R...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Farewell, Greene County

Farewell, Greene County

My time here at the Xenia Daily Gazette and Greene County News has come to an end, and I felt it was only appropriate to say farewell to the many peop...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


A living memorial

A living memorial

By Bill TaylorIt seems to me that we are seeing lots of memorials these days. Some are impromptu displays of flowers or stuffed animals at the scene o...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Senior Moments

Senior Moments

I’ve noticed lately that there aren’t very many positive stories in the newspapers any more.People who shoot each other are featured in ma...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Editorial

Battle lines are being drawn in the workplace over more than just the thermostat setting.It looks as though the generational shift in employee mindset...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Get up and age in better health

Get up and age in better health

Has anyone else noticed, as we get older, that there seems to be an ever increasing concerto of “pops and cracks” to herald each morning&#...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Letters to the editor

Fireworks festival appreciatedEditor:Thank you for the events of July 1. It was well attended and we enjoyed the fireworks display. We realize there a...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Know Ohio’s livestock tampering laws for fair season

Know Ohio’s livestock tampering laws for fair season

Dr. Tony ForsheySummer marks the beginning of fair season – a time when thousands of 4-H youth all across the state showcase the animal projects...

July 18th, 2016 |