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08/17/2018 05:11 AM
Bright first week for GCCC students -

Isaiah Estep, a senior automotive technology student from Fairborn, begins the process of replacing the water pump on a BMW crossover. Katelynn Hawkins and Maria Morgret work on an ice-breaking exercise during their second day in the health science program Aug. 16 at Greene County Career Center.


08/09/2018 01:00 AM
Honoring History: 1868-2018 -

In honor of that birthday, paid subscribers found a special Honor History section in the Xenia Daily Gazette and Fairborn Daily Herald last week. This special supplement celebrates 150 years of the paper as an integral part of the Greene County community and how it continues to be dedicated to providing the best local news.


08/08/2018 03:55 PM
BW Greenway meeting set

The B-W Greenway Community Land Trust's Sense of Place Program 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6 at the Fairborn Community Library will discuss how to attract more birds to your home without buying bird seed. Michael Goldman, Conservation and Outreach Manager of the Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Columbus, Ohio will explain how planting native plants in your yard will bring a whole menagerie full of birds.


08/07/2018 06:46 PM
Man arraigned for Fairborn stabbing - 4:08 pm updated:

A man pleaded not guilty to attempted murder Aug. 3 after allegedly stabbing a Springfield man last month in Fairborn. A Greene County grand jury indicted Jordan K. Tyler, 21, for the first-degree felony along with two counts of felonious assault and carrying a concealed weapon.


08/04/2018 12:18 PM
Emergency crews searching after report of possible plane crash

Multiple emergency crews are searching after reports of a possible small plane crash near the intersection of Haddix Road and Spangler Road in Clark County.


08/04/2018 02:48 AM
Small newsrooms of today

It's not a complaint, it's a fact - the newsroom is one-third the size it was 20 plus years ago. When I started as a reporter at the Xenia Daily Gazette in 1995, right out of Wright State University, the 13 full-time staff and approximately 10 freelancers had one daily newspaper to worry about.


08/03/2018 10:04 PM
Officials Investigate What Prompted 911 Call in Wright-Patterson Incident

Local police departments say they did not know about the training exercises at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base that prompted a report of an active shooter situation Thursday. Officials at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Fairborn are investigating what led to Thursday's false report of an active shooter situation on the base.


08/03/2018 08:16 AM
Neighbors confused by active shooter false alarm

The area surrounding Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is full of family homes. An active shooter false alarm Thursday afternoon left many people in the area wondering if they were in danger.


08/02/2018 06:45 PM
Wright-Patt officials: Someone thought activea

Wright-Patterson officials: Someone in the hospital thought an active shooter drill was real An all-clear after an active shooter report was given to base personnel Thursday afternoon. Check out this story on thestarpress.com: https://cin.ci/2KlPWMV Gate 12A is open after an active shooter situation inside the hospital at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Fairborn, Ohio, on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018.


08/01/2018 09:56 PM
Fairborn announces new "Safe Exchange Zone" for child custody transfers

The City of Fairborn and the Fairborn Police Department announced the newly created zone, located at the Fairborn Government Center and Police Department parking area at 70 West Hebble Avenue. In a Facebook post, Fairborn Police Department said the zone "provides for the safe exchange of child custody transfers, internet or private safe transactions at a safe location that is under 24-hour video surveillance."


08/01/2018 10:23 AM
Drug court to treat more with funds -

The Mental Health & Recovery Board of Clark, Greene, and Madison Counties, Judge Beth W. Cappelli of Fairborn Municipal Court and TCN Behavioral Health recently announced the court has been awarded $100,000 from Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services. MHRB applied for the funds, which were then awarded to the only certified drug court in Clark, Greene and Madison Counties - Cappelli's Fairborn Municipal Drug Court.


08/01/2018 05:33 AM
Superintendent proposes GCCC location -

Superintendent Dave Deskins has a property site in mind for a future Greene County Career Center, which may be constructed if county voters pass an estimated 1.03 mill 20-year bond in November. The proposed site is a privately-owned piece of property located in Xenia east of OVCH Industrial Park and Innovation Way.


08/01/2018 12:52 AM
Honoring History: 1868-2018 -

In honor of that birthday, paid subscribers will find a special Honor History section in the Xenia Daily Gazette and Fairborn Daily Herald . This special supplement celebrates 150 years of the paper as an integral part of the Greene County community and how it continues to be dedicated to providing the best local news.


07/31/2018 10:16 AM
Greene County News Digest -

A bridge on Wolford Road in Cedarville Township will be closed approximately two weeks beginning Monday, Aug. 6 to repair the bridge. The closure will be between Old US Route 35 E. and Junkin Road.


07/24/2018 03:53 PM
Education Digest -

Miami University awarded degrees to students during spring commencement exercises May 19 at Millett Hall. The following Greene County residents graduated: Hunter Gazda, Justin Poth, Vincent Tong, Rachel Duffy, Bradley Reed all of Bellbrook; Martha Carter, Nicole Christian, Robyn Davis, Elisabeth DeSonia, Kristin DiNapoli, Jeffrey Gord, Sarah Johnson, Samantha Manguiat, Katie McCall, Holly Sefton, Jessica Shields and Taylor Weisheit of Beavercreek; Kailey Welch, Courtney Adams, Saifoulaye Bah, Terra Collier, Bobbi Gauder, Hannah Gillespie, all of Fairborn.