Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 7 May 2015 00:40:52 EST 1800 Earnhardt back in Winner’s Circle; happier than ever http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153302633/Earnhardt-back-in-Winners-Circle;-happier-than-ever CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There was a nearly five-year period for Dale Earnhardt Jr. when being a famous race car driver wasn't all glitz and glamour. Wed, 6 May 2015 23:46:25 EST Sleepless nights for Woods over Vonn split, father’s death http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153321742/Sleepless-nights-for-Woods-over-Vonn-split-fathers-death PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods felt rusty and tired Tuesday at The Players Championship — rust because he has played one tournament in three months, fatigue because of his personal life. Wed, 6 May 2015 23:46:23 EST A 21st Century challenge http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/153248150/A-21st-Century-challenge Grassroots activists are re-defining populism for a new era. Wed, 6 May 2015 23:41:23 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/153233666/Xenia-Police-Reports Greene County News reportApril 172:18 p.m. — Juvenile Complaint 100 block of Owens Avenue.2:45 p.m. — Theft 2200 block of Dundee Drive. Wed, 6 May 2015 23:36:25 EST Low voter turnout for special election http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153337915/Low-voter-turnout-for-special-election XENIA — Only about 13 percent of Greene County's approximately 86,500 registered voters cast ballots for the May 5 special election, according to unofficial results. Wed, 6 May 2015 23:36:24 EST Voters renew Xenia school levies http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153310325/Voters-renew-Xenia-school-levies XENIA — Voters Tuesday renewed a pair of levies that will keep Xenia Community Schools out of deficit spending. Wed, 6 May 2015 21:41:21 EST OSU Alumni Club to honor scholars http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/153230327/OSU-Alumni-Club-to-honor-scholars For Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greene County will host its annual spring Scholarship Awards celebration 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 12at the Rona Church Social Hall, 1082 Rona Parkway. Wed, 6 May 2015 21:36:36 EST Locals nomined for OHA Healthcare Worker of the Year http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153250446/Locals-nomined-for-OHA-Healthcare-Worker-of-the-Year For Greene County NewsXENIA — John Larch and Kari Higgins were recently announced as nominees for the 2015 Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) Healthcare Worker of the Year. Wed, 6 May 2015 21:36:34 EST Yellow Jackets cross the stage http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153285716/Yellow-Jackets-cross-the-stage Cedarville University President Thomas White addresses the Class of 2015 at the event Saturday.Cedarville University's 2015 graduating class had 745 students. Wed, 6 May 2015 21:36:27 EST Parks hosts Storybook Gardens program http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/153233565/Parks-hosts-Storybook-Gardens-program For Greene County News Wed, 6 May 2015 21:26:22 EST Trauma challenge sharpens skills http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153312433/Trauma-challenge-sharpens-skills For Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — Firefighters clamber over a badly smashed-up car partially submerged in a muddy pond. One uses hydraulic rescue equipment to peel back the metal skin and jackhammer his way into the vehicle. Wed, 6 May 2015 16:26:23 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153321885/Local-Sports-Briefs MIDDLE SCHOOLXenia Middle School beats Wayne Wed, 6 May 2015 15:41:31 EST Sportsmanship prevails in Skyhawks’ win http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153324466/Sportsmanship-prevails-in-Skyhawks-win XENIA — With third place in the Greater Western Ohio Conference's South Division on the line in a tightly contested high school team tennis battle, one of the last things one would expect would be a photo op. Wed, 6 May 2015 15:41:27 EST City receptionist retires after long career http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153285882/City-receptionist-retires-after-long-career Greene County News ReportXENIA — Visitors to city hall will see a new face when they walk onto the first floor. Wed, 6 May 2015 12:51:21 EST Voters approve Bellbrook-Sugarcreek schools levy http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153311719/Voters-approve-Bellbrook-Sugarcreek-schools-levy BELLBROOK — Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Local School District residents approved a 5.5-mill replacement levy in the May 5 election. About 60 percent of voters cast ballots in favor of the issue, with the remaining 40 percent voting against (a margin of... Wed, 6 May 2015 10:36:26 EST Usain Bolt: Gay’s reduced doping ban sends wrong message http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153129544/Usain-Bolt:-Gays-reduced-doping-ban-sends-wrong-message LONDON — Usain Bolt believes Tyson Gay should have been thrown out of the sport for doping, calling his American rival's reduced ban for cooperating with investigators “the stupidest thing I've ever heard.” Tue, 5 May 2015 19:16:22 EST Schools locked down after report http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/153312275/Schools-locked-down-after-report For Greene County News Tue, 5 May 2015 15:51:22 EST Greene County 4-H announces summer camps http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/153098901/Greene-County-4-H-announces-summer-camps For Greene County News Tue, 5 May 2015 15:16:25 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153302151/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOLBoys TennisXenia Christian 3, Bellbrook 2 Tue, 5 May 2015 14:51:23 EST A simple exercise in finances http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/153230693/A-simple-exercise-in-finances It seems to me that the annual ritual of preparing our income taxes may have one benefit — if you want to call it that. Once a year we are forced to take stock of our financial situation - you know, what our income has been for the past year,... Tue, 5 May 2015 13:36:22 EST