Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:53:42 EST 1800 Don’t give up the fight http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/151444448/Dont-give-up-the-fight Even if bad luck is a leading cause of cancer, it's still worth taking steps to minimize the risks. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:21:24 EST Greene County Marriages http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/151547620/Greene-County-Marriages Jan. 2Nathaniel Robert Smith of Fort Campbell, Kent., and Brittany Ann Huri of Beavercreek applied for a marriage license Jan. 2. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:46:25 EST Unitarian Universalist Fellowship program http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151547529/Unitarian-Universalist-Fellowship-program For Greene County NewsYELLOW SPRINGS — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will present “Does This Really Change Everything?” during their 10 a.m. service Sunday, Feb. 1. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:41:22 EST Ohio lawmakers prepare for BRAC http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/151547325/Ohio-lawmakers-prepare-for-BRAC Greene County News ReportCOLUMBUS — Ohio lawmakers met last week to identify ways to protect and strengthen Ohio's military assets. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:31:23 EST Rotarians learn about parks http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/151529207/Rotarians-learn-about-parks XENIA — Members of the Xenia Rotary Club were serenaded by an owl during Tuesday's meeting at the Xenia YMCA.OK, not really. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:06:22 EST Longtime employees to retire http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/151548755/Longtime-employees-to-retire XENIA — Greene County will be losing three familiar faces to retirement in the next few months: Steve Hall, a 21-year Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) District Conservationist; Don Leeds, a 17-year Greene County Soil & Water... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:16:22 EST It’ll never be time for term limits on Congress http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/151542992/Itll-never-be-time-for-term-limits-on-Congress It didn't get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate. Voters also added to the ranks of people on both sides of Capitol Hill who believe members of Congress should... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:56:22 EST Letter to the Editor http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/151543435/Letter-to-the-Editor Save scienceEditor: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:41:23 EST Aggregation forums set for Feb. 3 http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/151544910/Aggregation-forums-set-for-Feb.-3 XENIA — Greene County officials will host a pair of public forums Feb. 3 to present the operation and governance plan for an electrical aggregation program narrowly approved by voters in the November election. The two hearings will be held... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:31:24 EST High schoool student strives to help others http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/151516012/High-schoool-student-strives-to-help-others BEAVERCREEK — A light shines in Beavercreek City Schools. The Shine Award highlights certain individuals seen assisting others in times of personal strife or when heightened social good deserves recognition. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:51:22 EST Family facing cancer gets financial help http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/151515917/Family-facing-cancer-gets-financial-help BELLBROOK — Rick O'Grady has been a City of Bellbrook maintenance worker for the past 16 years and was a Bellbrook graduate. He has dedicated his career in helping to make Bellbrook the best it can be. He is married to Rochelle and enjoys... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:46:25 EST Buckeyes’ Matta switches to man, then goes to smaller lineup http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151555928/Buckeyes-Matta-switches-to-man-then-goes-to-smaller-lineup COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Thad Matta doesn't change his mind frequently.Yet in the past few weeks he's made two significant switches. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:26:25 EST Local teams bow out of quarterfinal http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151559728/Local-teams-bow-out-of-quarterfinal XENIA — The Fairborn and Xenia varsity wrestling teams both bowed out of the regional quarterfinal round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association's Division I Regional Dual Team Tournament, Wednesday, at Xenia High School. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:16:33 EST Skyhawks roll over Miamisburg http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151556446/Skyhawks-roll-over-Miamisburg MIAMISBURG — The Fairborn girls basketball team went inside out to beat the Vikings, 56-43, Wednesday night at Miamisburg High School. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:16:27 EST Alter too much for Carroll http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151560706/Alter-too-much-for-Carroll RIVERSIDE — There's a reason Alter is the top-ranked Division II girls basketball team in Ohio.The Knights are good.Really good.Really, really good. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:16:23 EST Woman, kids found safe http://xeniagazette.com/news/breaking_news-home_top/151551124/Woman-kids-found-safe XENIA — A Xenia woman and her two children who were missing since Jan. 19 were found safe on Wednesday according to Xenia police. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:01:23 EST Vickers ready for NASCAR return after heart surgery http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151530251/Vickers-ready-for-NASCAR-return-after-heart-surgery CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brian Vickers is eager to get back on the racetrack and prove to everyone he still has what it takes to win Sprint Cup races following emergency open heart surgery last month. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:36:22 EST Tiger flashes toothy grin in Arizona http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/151530106/Tiger-flashes-toothy-grin-in-Arizona SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday — and with a full set of teeth. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:31:24 EST Fairborn Municipal Court http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/151470238/Fairborn-Municipal-Court Greene County News ReportDec. 11 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:16:26 EST Morrison: The financial report card http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/151505029/Morrison:-The-financial-report-card The time is growing near (15 days) for the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Assessments and I know that staff and students are working hard preparing for them. Thank you for all that you do for kids and our... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:01:22 EST