Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:11:40 EST 1800 Baby snake finds Parks and Trails http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50034118/Baby-snake-finds-Parks-and-Trails XENIA — Leaving his estimated 30 siblings behind, a baby snake was recently brought to the park headquarters of Greene County Parks and Trails. The young snake was brought to the office by Rhonda Herman, shown, and was identified as a brown... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stoll, Montgomery to marry http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50061061/Stoll-Montgomery-to-marry XENIA — The parents of Cleo Suzanne Stoll and Drew Tyler Montgomery announce their engagement. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST I-675 open after deadly crash, explosion http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50073311/I-675-open-after-deadly-crash-explosion CLARK COUNTY (WDTN) – One person was killed and another injured after a truck crashed and exploded on Interstate 675 late Thursday night. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Head Start program enrolling now http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50072705/Head-Start-program-enrolling-now GREENE COUNTY — The Head Start classrooms in Fairborn, Xenia and Jamestown at Kids Learning Place are now taking applications for 3- and 4-year-old children for the 2014-2015 school year. There are part-day preschool classroom and home base... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://xeniagazette.com/news/community_news/50077471/ A concession stand trailer gets a Friday bath in preparation for the official opening of the Greene County Fair. While the rides won't be in operation, the fair will officially open at 8 a.m. Sunday. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County career center names treasurer http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50034594/County-career-center-names-treasurer XENIA — Eva Anderson has been named treasurer at the Greene County Career Center. Anderson comes to the career center after 15 years with the Yellow Springs Exempted School District, including the last decade as assistant... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greene County Parks & Trails hosts insect workshop for kids http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50048564/Greene-County-Parks--Trails-hosts-insect-workshop-for-kids BEAVERCREEK — Greene County Parks & Trails recently held a Night Insect Workshop for children at the Narrows Reserve in Beavercreek. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Wright State installing four vehicle-charging stations http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/50047994/Wright-State-installing-four-vehicle-charging-stations FAIRBORN — Wright State University is installing four vehicle-charging stations in prime parking locations for drivers of electric cars and plug-in hybrids thanks to Dayton Power and Light Co. and a $10,000 donation from a retired professor of... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Parks and Trails to host scout leader workshop http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50045957/Parks-and-Trails-to-host-scout-leader-workshop BEAVERCREEK — A two-part workshop designed to give confidence to scout leaders leading nature programming will be hosted by Greene County Parks and Trails. The workshop will be held 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 and 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Masonic Temple to host blood drive http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50030175/Xenia-Masonic-Temple-to-host-blood-drive DAYTON — The Xenia Masonic Temple will host a Community Blood Center (CBC) blood drive 2-6 p.m. Monday, July 28 in the temple meeting room, 223 Corwin Ave. Everyone who registers to donate will receive the free “Donoritaville –... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Blonde Biker: ‘Thank you’ for another successful rally http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50057775/Blonde-Biker:-Thank-you-for-another-successful-rally The Gold Wing Road Riders Association held their annual Buckeye Rally June 13-14 ,2014 at the Greene County Fairgrounds. Chapter F of Fairborn was again the host chapter of the rally as in years past when in the Greene County area. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Parks and trails to host Butterfly Hike http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50012271/Parks-and-trails-to-host-Butterfly-Hike FAIRBORN — Join Greene County Parks and Trails for its Butterfly Hike beginning 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3 at Cemex Reserve, 1100 Sanctuary Drive. Participants will look for swallowtails, skippers and other butterflies as the insects search for... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New Fair board president helping with history http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50007313/New-Fair-board-president-helping-with-history XENIA — Rarely has Dan Bullen not been at the Greene County Fair. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Peace wins in Colombia http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50007307/Peace-wins-in-Colombia Voters chose a new president determined to negotiate an end to the country's 50-year-old insurgency. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50042719/Xenia-Police-Reports July 119:02 a.m. — Parking Violation North Detroit and East Main streets.10:00 a.m. — Juvenile Complaint 800 block of Colorado Drive. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Energy Aggregation to appear on November ballot http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50059181/Energy-Aggregation-to-appear-on-November-ballot XENIA — Some Greene County residents will be asked in the November election if they want energy aggregation. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fallen Hero Poker Run to benefit local veterans http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50056492/Fallen-Hero-Poker-Run-to-benefit-local-veterans FAIRBORN — The local US Veterans Motorcycle Club (USVMC) will once again honor one of Fairborn's own with their Second Annual Fallen Hero Poker Run on Saturday. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair board wants animals, visitors to stay healthy http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50060932/Fair-board-wants-animals-visitors-to-stay-healthy XENIA — As they have done the last few years, members of the Greene County Fair Board have put some measures in place to make sure that livestock and humans remain as healthy as possible during the fair next week. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia schools encouraging residents to volunteer http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50054509/Xenia-schools-encouraging-residents-to-volunteer My hopes and dreams for our Xenia students is that each youngster experiences success each and every day. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scouts take on Settlers in final game of season http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50066058/Scouts-take-on-Settlers-in-final-game-of-season XENIA —The Xenia Scouts' bats came alive late in Thursday night's battle with the visiting Licking County Settlers, and the two teams battled well into the night in Xenia's Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League regular season... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST