Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:48:11 EST 1800 Diving QBs playing off instinct instead of safety http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50663490/Diving-QBs-playing-off-instinct-instead-of-safety NASHVILLE, Tenn. — When his quarterback takes off running, Tennessee Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt only worries if he picked up the first down and what play to call next. Kansas City coach Andy Reid wants the quarterback on the ground as soon as... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:10:15 EST That gosh darn minimum wage http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50624277/That-gosh-darn-minimum-wage Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell wanted to share his long-repressed feelings about a traumatic event. “It was,” the Kentucky Republican confided, grim-faced, “the worst day of my political life.” Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:31:12 EST Daycare celebrates 40 years http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50676381/Daycare-celebrates-40-years XENIA — Forty years ago this week, Alan King, a 26-year-old Army veteran and recent graduate of Wright State with a master's degree in Earth science but no desire to work in Oklahoma, began the unlikely profession of daycare... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:46:20 EST Xenia non-profit offers pet food http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50676309/Xenia-non-profit-offers-pet-food XENIA — Local Animal welfare organization, Advocates 4 Animals, Inc., has started two new programs to benefit Xenia residents and their pets. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:44:13 EST Familiar face/voice back on local radio http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50676117/Familiar-face/voice-back-on-local-radio XENIA — Old TV news and sportscasters never die, they just retire to radio. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:36:18 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50674364/Xenia-Police-Reports Aug. 243:24 p.m. — Alarm at a Business/Bank 1900 Bellbrook Avenue.4:06 p.m. — Follow Up 200 block of North Fair Street.5:01 p.m. — Follow Up 90 block of Stelton Road. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:29:11 EST Royal & Ancient votes to admit female members http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50688526/Royal--Ancient-votes-to-admit-female-members The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews is no longer just for men. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:16:15 EST A perfect sunday outing http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50673611/A-perfect-sunday-outing My wife and I have been very blessed. We both have very good incomes. We don't party on Bill Gates' yacht but we usually know where our next meal will come from. We don't have vacation homes in five states and two other countries but... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:51:11 EST County represented at Young Cattlemen’s Conference http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50673490/County-represented-at-Young-Cattlemens-Conference MARYSVILLE — The 2014 Ohio Cattlemen's Foundation Young Cattlemen's Conference (YCC) hosted 16 cattlemen and women for a 3-day leadership development program in Columbus and the central Ohio areas, Aug. 21-23. The conference was made... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:42:12 EST Fuel up at Fairborn Fly Zone pasta dinner http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50654631/Fuel-up-at-Fairborn-Fly-Zone-pasta-dinner FAIRBORN — Organizers of the Fairborn Fly Zone events invite the community to bring their appetites for their marathon meals this Friday and Saturday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:35:13 EST Our language has a slew of beautiful words http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50448240/Our-language-has-a-slew-of-beautiful-words Some day when you don't have anything else to do, grab your dictionary and take a good look at some of the wonderful words s in the English language.Trust me, there are some dandies.Mellifluous is one of them. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:49:17 EST Shooting grand jury to begin Sept. 22 http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50685543/Shooting-grand-jury-to-begin-Sept.-22 XENIA — A special grand jury for the case of the Aug. 5 shooting of John Crawford III will begin at 9 a.m. Sept. 22, and it likely won't begin quietly. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:01:21 EST A’maze’-ing corn http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50683611/Amaze-ing-corn SPRING VALLEY — Raising cancer awareness, Apple Country Farm Market hosted a ribbon cutting to open the corn maze sponsored this year by Greene Memorial Hospital and Soin Medical Center. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:28:09 EST Greeneview ranked in OHSAA football poll http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50664605/Greeneview-ranked-in-OHSAA-football-poll High School Football State Polls Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:34:08 EST Limelight Beach wins Little Brown Jug http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50693102/Limelight-Beach-wins-Little-Brown-Jug DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Limelight Beach won the Little Brown Jug on Thursday at the Delaware County Fairgrounds, beating Let's Drink On It by 1 1/4 lengths in the second leg of the pacing Triple Crown. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:57:07 EST NFL domestic violence: What’s next http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50692892/NFL-domestic-violence:-Whats-next The legal system doesn't work on the NFL's schedule. The players facing child abuse or domestic violence allegations might wait a long time for their cases to play out in the courtroom. A look at what's next in each... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:42:11 EST Young Bucs claim tennis win http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50692660/Young-Bucs-claim-tennis-win XENIA — Persistence, hard work and a positive attitude really does pay off. Just ask Savannah Puckett and Maekala Moon. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:28:09 EST County FFA members help with tornado cleanup http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50691153/County-FFA-members-help-with-tornado-cleanup CEDARVILLE TOWNSHIP — A group of Greene County FFA members gathered to help clear debris from some Cedarville farmland Wednesday afternoon. That debris was deposited in the field by the tornado that ripped through the area outside the village... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:07:23 EST Buckeyes gear up for UC pass attack http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50689796/Buckeyes-gear-up-for-UC-pass-attack COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer flipped on the TV last Friday night to watch his alma mater in action.What he saw when Cincinnati hosted Toledo, however, blew him away. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:09:12 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50673700/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOL TennisMiamisburg 5, Xenia 0 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:26:14 EST