Museum hosting events Labor Day weekend

Museum hosting events Labor Day weekend

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Visitors will see some of history’s well-known airframes at the National Museum of the United States Air...

August 31st, 2017 |  


WPAFB airman named outstanding

WPAFB airman named outstanding

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Master Sgt. Michael J. Stevens, Military Training Flight chief from the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Med...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Wright State now free of tobacco

Wright State now free of tobacco

FAIRBORN — Wright State University is now a tobacco-free campus, joining over 1,400 other colleges and universities in the U.S. that have chosen...

August 28th, 2017 |  



Around Home and Farm: Fire blight disease

Around Home and Farm: Fire blight disease

Last month I shared some thoughts on fire blight bacterial disease in apples and pear trees, raspberries and crabapples among others. This appears to ...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Two Generations Ago: August 1967

Two Generations Ago: August 1967

Editor’s note: The primary source for these monthly articles is the old Beavercreek News, a weekly then daily forerunner of the News-Current. It...

August 7th, 2017 updated: August 8th, 2017. |  


Virginia Siders 100 years young

Virginia Siders 100 years young

WILMINGTON — Virginia Elizabeth Siders will celebrate her 100th birthday on July 29.She was born in Dayton and her family soon moved to a farm o...

August 7th, 2017 |  


B-W receives four grants

FAIRBORN — The District 11 Natural Resources Assistance Council (NRAC) of the Clean Ohio Green Space Conservation Program awarded July 11 the B-...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Wright-Patterson Air Force Base celebrates Bee City USA designation

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base celebrates Bee City USA designation

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has officially been appointed a Bee City USA, becoming the first military inst...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Goforth retires after 33 years

Goforth retires after 33 years

BEAVERCREEK — Air Force Lt. Col. Kathy K. Goforth has retired from the US Air Force after serving honorably for 33 years.Goforth was last servin...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Ross graduates from training

Ross graduates from training

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — US Air Force Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Michael Ross graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Anto...

August 1st, 2017 |