NEWS


10:38 am |    
Broken bone not a royal pain
Court interpreters a part of due process

Court interpreters a part of due process

XENIA — For most people, talking under a judge while he or she is conducting a court hearing would be a good way to get kicked out of the courtr...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


New WU president ready to work

New WU president ready to work

By Scott Halaszshalasz@civitasmedia.comWILBERFORCE — Dr. Herman J. Felton Jr., remembers the sage-like advice he was given by Livingstone Colleg...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Longtime Beavercreek battalion chief retires

Longtime Beavercreek battalion chief retires

BEAVERCREEK — As Bryon Betsinger went down the row of Beavercreek Township Fire Department staff, embracing each one and sharing a few words wit...

July 20th, 2016 |  


WSU pulls out of debate

WSU pulls out of debate

Greene County News ReportFAIRBORN — In a surprise announcement Tuesday afternoon, Wright State University announced it was pulling out as host o...

July 19th, 2016 |  


U.S. 35 superstreet project receives state funding

U.S. 35 superstreet project receives state funding

XENIA — The superstreet project for U.S. Route 35 in Beavercreek Township has received a $5 million commitment in state funding.The funding, whi...

July 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Xenia upended in Game 1

Garoppolo ready for new starring role with Patriots

By Kyle HightowerAP Sports WriterFOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Jimmy Garoppolo spent the first two years of his NFL career firmly in the background of the...

July 29th, 2016 |  


CFP abandons plan to play most of its semifinals on Dec. 31

By Ralph D. RussoAP College Football WriterThe College Football Playoff has abandoned a plan to play most of its semifinals on New Year’s Eves a...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Cavaliers re-sign veteran forward Richard Jefferson

By Tom WithersAP Sports WriterCLEVELAND — Richard Jefferson’s planned retirement didn’t last long.The valuable veteran forward, who ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympics

By Mauricio Savarese and Joshua GoodmanAssociated PressRIO DE JANEIRO — A half-million foreign tourists, dozens of heads of state and the attent...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Confident Pagenaud set for Mid-Ohio battle

Confident Pagenaud set for Mid-Ohio battle

By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comTo say Simon Pagenaud’s start to the 2016 IndyCar Series racing season has been a good one would be an...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Local Sports Briefs

YOUTH WRESTLINGFairborn Youth Wrestling program seeks coaches, directorsFAIRBORN — The Fairborn Varsity Wrestling program is looking to start up...

July 28th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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Who’s making history?
8:11 am |    
My son, whom I love
Lauchnor celebrate 50 years

Lauchnor celebrate 50 years

FAIRBORN — Tom and Sharon Lauchnor of Fairborn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversay Aug. 6. They were married Aug. 6, 1966 at United Met...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Kimberly G. Peacock born

Kimberly G. Peacock born

JAMESTOWN — Robert E. Peacock and Wendy S. Peacock of Wilmington welcomed their daughter Kimberly Grace Peacock into the world at Miami Valley S...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Cyclists headed out on local trails Friday as part of the 2016 Greene Trails Cycling Classic. The Greene County Parks & Trails event, which attracts hundreds of local and visiting cyclists each year, began Thursday and runs through Sunday.

Cyclists headed out on local trails Friday as part of the 2016 Greene Trails Cycling Classic. The Greene County Parks & Trails event, which attracts hundreds of local and visiting cyclists each year, began Thursday and runs through Sunday.

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July 18th, 2016 |  


Jamestown couple to celebrate 50th

Jamestown couple to celebrate 50th

JAMESTOWN — Danny and Patty Lyons will be married 50 years Friday, July 22.The couple has one son, Dan, and one daughter, Amy Pratte. They have ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Malones celebrate 60 years

Malones celebrate 60 years

FAIRBORN — Esther and Arnold Malone of Fairborn were married June 23, 1956 in Waverly, Ohio by Rev. Andrew Workman.The couple celebrated their 6...

July 18th, 2016 |  


OPINION


9:00 am |    
The positivity of laughter
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 |  


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