Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:05:41 EST 1800 Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/331619/Local-Sports-Briefs Marauders receive donation from Alabama church Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sprint wins encourage Stewart http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/326505/Sprint-wins-encourage-Stewart CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart heads into the busiest week of his year riding high from a win in his return to sprint car racing. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Former Olympian helps inspire local gymnasts http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-sports/328525/Former-Olympian-helps-inspire-local-gymnasts BEAVERCREEK — Courtney Kupets is an Olympic medalist. But she isn't perfect. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bengals expect CB Hall, DT Atkins back during camp http://xeniagazette.com/news/nfl-sports/335463/Bengals-expect-CB-Hall-DT-Atkins-back-during-camp CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals expect cornerback Leon Hall to be ready for the start of training camp and defensive tackle Geno Atkins to join them for full workouts sometime later, bringing one of the NFL's top defenses closer to full... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract http://xeniagazette.com/news/nba-sports/335360/Cavs-to-sign-Andrew-Wiggins-to-contract CLEVELAND (AP) — Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It's still not clear if he'll play for them. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tour leader Nibali: A ‘flag-bearer’ against doping http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/319744/Tour-leader-Nibali:-A-flag-bearer-against-doping By Jamey KeatenAssociated Press Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Worth more: One man or an entire city? http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/307277/Worth-more:-One-man-or-an-entire-city By Bob LordWhat does it say about our society when one hedge fund manager makes a bigger income than the whole population of Springfield, Ohio or Burbank, California? Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The end of pot prohibition as we know it http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/307228/The-end-of-pot-prohibition-as-we-know-it Without federal leadership, you can count on marijuana legalization to keep spreading one state at a time.How much longer will it take before the United States declares a truce in the Drug War? Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Entertainment features new country stars, old fan favorites http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/307316/Entertainment-features-new-country-stars-old-fan-favorites XENIA — The 2014 Greene County Fair has something for everyone on this year's entertainment schedule, including some crowd favorites, a few new faces and a couple of big changes to the regular line-up. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County archives contest voting open http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/331298/County-archives-contest-voting-open By Nathan Pillingnpilling@civitasmedia.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/310418/Xenia-Police-Reports July 71:43 p.m — Peace Officer 1100 block of Reid Avenue.1:50 p.m — Assault 1900 block of Nebraska Drive.2:02 p.m — Follow Up 70 block of Hospitality Drive. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County moving away from paper vouchers http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/307357/County-moving-away-from-paper-vouchers XENIA — The days of paper purchase orders are about over for Greene County. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local officers honored http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/304903/Local-officers-honored WILMINGTON — Emergency personnel are called to do things every day that impact the life of another person or to keep the community safe. There are times when the regular routine of their job duties goes above and beyond that routine, and they... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greene County Wild West artists headline 2014 Annie Oakley Festival http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/311446/Greene-County-Wild-West-artists-headline-2014-Annie-Oakley-Festival ANSONIA — Jamestown whip artist Gery L. Deer and Xenia thrown weapons expert Kirk Bass will lead a full troupe of Wild West arts experts during contests and performances at the 2014 Annie Oakley Western Arts Showcase during Annie Oakley Festival... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Residents can pay utility bill via phone http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/329520/Residents-can-pay-utility-bill-via-phone XENIA — Effective immediately, Xenia utility customers may pay their utility bills via phone using Payment Service Network, Inc. (PSN). Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cedarville grad named weekend anchor http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/329665/Cedarville-grad-named-weekend-anchor ‪CEDARVILLE — Paula Faris, a 1997 graduate of Cedarville University, is replacing the departing Bianna Golodryga as the news anchor on the weekend edition of “Good Morning America.” Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cedar Cliff schools holding special meeting http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/331304/Cedar-Cliff-schools-holding-special-meeting The Cedar Cliff Local Board of Education will meet in a special session 8 a.m. Thursday, July 24 in the board room, 248 N. Main St., in Cedarville. The purpose is for the hiring of a middle school/high school principal. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Breastfeeding station available at county fair http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/318334/Breastfeeding-station-available-at-county-fair XENIA — The Greene County Combined Health District is proud once again to offer a place for pregnant or breastfeeding mothers to rest, relax, and feed their babies at the Greene County Fair, July 27 to Aug. 2. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Air Force museum adds first aviation mechanic display http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/328050/Air-Force-museum-adds-first-aviation-mechanic-display WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force honored the first aviation mechanic, Charles E. Taylor, by unveiling a bronze bust of his likeness for permanent display during a ceremony in the museum's Early... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST OSU Alumni sponsor student send off http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/307284/OSU-Alumni-sponsor-student-send-off FAIRBORN — The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greene County is sponsoring a student send off for all new students who will be entering OSU this fall. The event is planned to give incoming students the opportunity to meet each other and get... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST