Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:47:43 EST 1800 NCMR demos live, virtual training technology http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/152558047/NCMR-demos-live-virtual-training-technology For Greene County NewsFAIRBORN — New technology that promises to revolutionize training was demonstrated to the Ohio Aerospace & Aviation Council at Wright State's National Center for Medical Readiness (NCMR). Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:41:22 EST Accepting applications for Horizons in Medicine http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/152540850/Accepting-applications-for-Horizons-in-Medicine For Greene County News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:21:23 EST Remembering: Tom Blackburn http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/152535427/Remembering:-Tom-Blackburn Tom Blackburn, born in 1906, was a steelworker. He attended Wilmington College, where he played a variety of sports. Following graduation, he coached basketball at West Carrollton four years, then spent the next eight years at Xenia, where six of his... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:36:23 EST The basketball craze history http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/152535303/The-basketball-craze-history James Naismith was a physical education instructor at a Springfield, Mass., YMCA, when in December 1891, he experimented with a new game to encourage the youth to expend more energy during the long winter months. He had the fellows toss a soccer ball... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:31:23 EST Breathtaking beauty http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/152559263/Breathtaking-beauty Psalm 27:4 “One thing I ask of the Lord, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord and to seek Him in His temple.” Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:26:22 EST Church raises money for service dog http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152534417/Church-raises-money-for-service-dog BEAVERCREEK — As the result of a successful lasagna dinner in February, the Hawker UCC President's Club presented 4 Paws for Ability a $1,261 check to help the funding of a service dog. The recipient is a local combat veteran suffering... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:01:26 EST Air Force Museum hosts home school day http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/152558302/Air-Force-Museum-hosts-home-school-day For Greene County News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:46:23 EST Cedarville students earn top prizes http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/152536180/Cedarville-students-earn-top-prizes CEDARVILLE — Lily Ryan had a hard time containing her excitement when she found out about her winning entry in the AAA Traffic Safety Poster Contest. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:41:23 EST DeWine warning of spring scams http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/152533722/DeWine-warning-of-spring-scams For Greene County News Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:41:22 EST Scout collection helps fill food banks http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/152557383/Scout-collection-helps-fill-food-banks Greene County News ReportSPRINGFIELD — Local Scouts collected more than 50,000 pounds of food last Saturday to help fill the needs of area food pantries. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:16:24 EST Archives launches blog http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/152560523/Archives-launches-blog XENIA — About two decades ago, Greene County's records and archives were spread throughout the county, in garages, basements, even in the county courthouse's clocktower with the pigeons. They were, in the words of former Greene... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:31:23 EST Facilities project bonds sold http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/152555236/Facilities-project-bonds-sold XENIA — The city's facilities project became 100 percent “a go” last week when $8 million in general obligation bonds were sold to fund the project. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:46:21 EST Coaches Miller, Mack get reunion when Arizona faces Xavier http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152571283/Coaches-Miller-Mack-get-reunion-when-Arizona-faces-Xavier LOS ANGELES (AP) — Six years are a blink when old friends like Sean Miller and Chris Mack get back together. When the coaches met up Wednesday in a Staples Center hallway, they jumped right back into their old relationship roles. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:36:22 EST Yellow Jackets enjoying solid season http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152570037/Yellow-Jackets-enjoying-solid-season CEDARVILLE — The Cedarville University baseball team may have been playing a non-league game in the middle of the week with a lineup full of bench players and freshmen, but even then they were competitive. The Yellow Jackets have been... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:26:23 EST Advice for Tiger Woods: Eat grapes and tie a double knot http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152569693/Advice-for-Tiger-Woods:-Eat-grapes-and-tie-a-double-knot When we last saw Tiger Woods he was fleeing from a golf tournament in mid-round, mumbling something about improper activation of his glutes. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:16:24 EST Whisenhunt: ‘Mariota would start right away’ http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152548735/Whisenhunt:-Mariota-would-start-right-away PHOENIX — If the Tennessee Titans use the No. 2 overall pick in the draft to select Marcus Mariota, coach Ken Whisenhunt says he expects him to be the team's No. 1 quarterback right away. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:36:23 EST Mack vs. Miller as Reynolds gets OK to play http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152548639/Mack-vs.-Miller-as-Reynolds-gets-OK-to-play CINCINNATI — Forward Jalen Reynolds accompanied Xavier to Los Angeles for its Sweet 16 game while the school looked into a complaint filed against him by another student. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:31:28 EST Meyer unhappy with Buckeyes third practice http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152548527/Meyer-unhappy-with-Buckeyes-third-practice COLUMBUS — The confetti showers. The trophy ceremonies. The remarkable run to a national championship. All that felt like a very long time ago at Ohio State on Tuesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:31:25 EST Waning minutes have been crazy in NCAA tourney http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152548436/Waning-minutes-have-been-crazy-in-NCAA-tourney OMAHA, Neb. — In the 2008 national championship, with Kansas trailing Memphis by three and 10.8 seconds left in the game, coach Bill Self called for his team to run a play called “Chop.” Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:26:23 EST WVU’s Huggins looks for another win over Kentucky’s Calipari http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152540622/WVUs-Huggins-looks-for-another-win-over-Kentuckys-Calipari West Virginia coach Bob Huggins has had his way against Kentucky's John Calipari over the years. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:21:22 EST