Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:33:13 EST 1800 Area teams in playoff mode this week http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150268663/Area-teams-in-playoff-mode-this-week By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:38:09 EST ‘85 Royals see similarities in present team http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150270591/85-Royals-see-similarities-in-present-team Dave SkrettaAP Sports WriterKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bret Saberhagen was just 21 years old when the Kansas City Royals were last in the World Series. He pitched a Game 7 shutout to beat the St. Louis Cardinals. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:36:13 EST Bengals fighting Bungles past http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150270464/Bengals-fighting-Bungles-past Joe KayAP Sports WriterCINCINNATI — The Bengals won their first three games and, for a few hours, were the only unbeaten team left in the NFL. That's when the free fall started. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:36:09 EST Beavercreek bounces Fairborn http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150255683/Beavercreek-bounces-Fairborn CLAYTON — Favored Beavercreek appeared surprised by the early Fairborn goal, during Tuesday night's Division I sectional final at Good Samaritan Stadium. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:38:09 EST Mahan’s Around Home & Farm http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/150195088/Mahans-Around-Home--Farm Greene County Farm Forum recognized their 2014 scholarship winners at the annual Scholarship Fundraiser and Picnic in September. Each will receive $1,000 towards their education in some study program related to agriculture. Those recognized included... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:57:13 EST Board of elections makes move to cover shortfall http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150265958/Board-of-elections-makes-move-to-cover-shortfall XENIA — Greene County Board of Elections board members made a move to cover the board's anticipated budget shortfall Wednesday morning. According to Director Llyn McCoy, that shortfall was about $4,300. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:24:13 EST Xenia holding report card fair http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/150251681/Xenia-holding-report-card-fair XENIA — Xenia High School will hold a report card fair 4-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:27:33 EST Suicide prevention event scheduled http://xeniagazette.com/news/719/150233252/Suicide-prevention-event-scheduled MIAMISBURG — Lifepoint Community Church in Miamisburg is hosting a memorial benefit for the Xenia girl who committed suicide, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday Oct. 25 at Riverfront Park in Miamisburg. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:24:16 EST Schul’s gold medal remembered 50 years later http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150251354/Schuls-gold-medal-remembered-50-years-later WEST MILTON — The metal signs that once marked a great time in Bob Schul's life – and proclaimed the small rural town of West Milton as home of the Gold Medal winner in the 5,000-meter run in the 1964 Olympics – now are gone... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:17:17 EST Street pole banners available http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150251279/Street-pole-banners-available XENIA — The City of Xenia has started phase VI of the Street Pole Banner Sponsorship Program. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:15:20 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/150249975/Xenia-Police-Reports Sept. 911:43 a.m. — Fraud/Forgery 70 block of East Market Street.12:24 p.m. — Harassment 800 block of Chestnut Street.12:55 p.m. — Follow Up 1500 block of North Texas Court. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:28:14 EST Dead rise up for good cause http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150248795/Dead-rise-up-for-good-cause YELLOW SPRINGS — The living dead staggered and lurched through the streets Saturday in support of two local causes during the Sixth Annual Yellow Springs Zombie Walk. The grassroots, all-volunteer led event benefits local and area food pantries,... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:49:10 EST Greeneview students of the month http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/150230911/Greeneview-students-of-the-month JAMESTOWN — Greeneview Middle School has announced its October students of the month.They are: Bryce Seigfried, eighth grade; Colby Slate, seventh grade; Isaiah Marvin, sixth grade and Kelsey Marsden, fifth grade. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:30:11 EST (No heading) http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/150194963/ Autumn leaves are changing color and there always seem to be changes and activities taking place at the Spring Valley Senior Center. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:49:09 EST Walk softly and carry a big beer http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150194851/Walk-softly-and-carry-a-big-beer Don't just sit on your duffs doing 12-ounce elbow bends — the Russians are buying out Pabst Blue Ribbon.OK, that's it. No more Mr. Nice Guy. The avarice of corporate power is getting personal. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:44:15 EST Enforcing trade laws to support Ohio businesses http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150194354/Enforcing-trade-laws-to-support-Ohio-businesses When I travel across Ohio, I hear from business owners who have successfully expanded their companies, created jobs, and sold their products in foreign markets. In 2013, Ohio exports totaled a record-breaking $50.8 billion. To quantify that, every $1... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:22:14 EST We’re all in this together http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150044830/Were-all-in-this-together Labor organizers are increasingly enlisting consumers in campaigns to improve conditions for low-wage workers. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:09:16 EST Blood drive set for Jamestown http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/150193456/Blood-drive-set-for-Jamestown JAMESTOWN — Shawnee Hills Baptist Church in Jamestown will partner with Community Blood Center (CBC) by hosting a community blood drive 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28 in the church foyer, 3490 Jasper Road. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:29:07 EST City gives final approval for CEMEX annexation http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150244829/City-gives-final-approval-for-CEMEX-annexation FAIRBORN — The City of Fairborn will annex roughly 300 acres from Bath Township for CEMEX. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:53:19 EST Massage location opens in Beavercreek http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150249006/Massage-location-opens-in-Beavercreek BEAVERCREEK — A local small business owner has opened his third massage spa in the Dayton area, and his second in Beavercreek. Matt Roberts is a Massage Envy franchisee, and his locations are in Miamisburg, at The Greene in Beavercreek, and now... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:26:12 EST