BY DEBRA GASKILLSpecial CorrespondentBEAVERCREEK TOWNSHIP — Ohio Department of Transportation officials met with area residents Wednesday to get opinions on proposed changes to US Route 35 between North Fairfield Road and the Xenia Bypass.The project, which could cost approximately $100 million, would convert that stretch of highway to a limited access highway, according to ODOT project manager and environmental engineer, Keith Smith, improving ease of travel as well as safety.A limited access highway is one where businesses and homes will not be allowed driveways directly off of the roadway.
BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek City Schools leaders recently learned that the district’s credit ratings rank among the highest of any school district in the state.In late spring, a team of district officials made presentations to Moody’s Investors Service, one of the nation’s leading independent credit rating agencies. Moody’s evaluated the financial health of the District and the performance of its leadership, along with local and regional growth indicator...
The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is central to the faith of those who claim to follow Him. What did Jesus claim about Himself prior to this important event? Let’s take a brief walk through the Gospels that give us an indication.
Bishops celebrate Mass along Mexico borderNOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — A delegation of Roman Catholic leaders has celebrated Mass on Arizona’s border with Mexico to mourn those who have died trying to enter the U.S. and to pray for immigration reform.Several hundred people attended the ceremony Tuesday and a few dozen people peered through the border fence from Mexico to watch the Mass. Catholic clergymen offered Holy Communion thro...
BEAVERCREEK — Hawker United Church of Christ is hosting special Easter services. Services begin 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17 for the Maundy Thursday Service. Then Good Friday Service is 7 p.m. Friday, April 18.Easter morning services will begin at 7:30 a.m. April 20 for Sunrise Service outdoors in the picnic shelter. Immediately following the sunrise service join us for a time of fellowship and breakfast in the fellowship hall. Then celebrate for Easter service will begin in the...
BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath Presbyterian Church is looking for vendors who are interested in participating in the 2014 Farmers Market from 4-6 p.m. Thursdays at the church located at 4624 Bath Road. Market begins June 19 and runs through Sept. 25.The market is looking for a wide variety of vendors who grow or make: fruits, vegetables, bedding plants, flowers (cut/potted), honey, jams/jellies, home baked goods, handmade soaps/lotions, handmade craft items/jewelry, herbs, pumpkins, go...
FAIRBORN — St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church will hold a spaghetti dinner from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the church, 1501 North Broad St. The event is open to the public.In addition to meatless spaghetti or spaghetti with meat sauce, there will be a salad bar, bread, beverages and a selection of desserts. The cost for adults is $6, $4 for children 4-12, and 3 and under are free. There will also be a book sale. For more information, contact Judy Brainard at jvbrain...
YELLOW SPRINGS — Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will host an Easter Sunday program 10 a.m. April 20 at the church located on US Route 68 between Xenia and Yellow Springs.The service will be “There Will Always Be an Easter,” presented by Roger Husbands. A light lunch of soup, salad, and bread follows the program. All are welcome to attend. Religious education classes are available for youth in preschool to sixth grade, beginning at 10 a.m.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman...
SPRINGFIELD — The Hertzler House of the Clark...
Local Gas Prices