Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:30:56 EST 1800 (No heading) http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150294949/ HIGH SCHOOLFairborn announces Winter parent's meeting, Fall banquet Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:32:08 EST Golden Eagles defeat Monroe to win league title http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150300214/Golden-Eagles-defeat-Monroe-to-win-league-title MONROE — After holding up the bottom two spots of the Southwestern Buckeye League, Southwestern division last season, the Bellbrook Golden Eagles and Monroe Hornets were battling for Southwestern Buckeye League, Southwestern Division supremacy... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:06:10 EST Late Lebanon score sinks Xenia http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150299888/Late-Lebanon-score-sinks-Xenia XENIA — In about the same time that it takes you to read this story, that's how close the Xenia Buccaneers were to possibly making school history.Five minutes and 35 seconds. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:24:06 EST Kiffin facing rocky reception in return to Neyland http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150284082/Kiffin-facing-rocky-reception-in-return-to-Neyland KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin isn't talking as the former Tennessee coach prepares to make his much-anticipated return to Knoxville.He has no choice. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:01:11 EST Massive cheating scandal at UNC involved athletes http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150283774/Massive-cheating-scandal-at-UNC-involved-athletes CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Bogus classes and automatic A's and B's are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students — nearly half of them... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:52:07 EST Judge questions $75M NCAA concussion settlement http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150283710/Judge-questions-$75M-NCAA-concussion-settlement CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge overseeing a first-of-its-kind head injury settlement with the NCAA expressed concerns Thursday about some terms and the scope of the $75 million deal that encompasses all athletes going back... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:49:06 EST New pumpkin slingshot featured at Owl-O-Ween plus http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150268217/New-pumpkin-slingshot-featured-at-Owl-O-Ween-plus XENIA — Two new pumpkin slingshots will be featured at Greene County Parks & Trails' Owl-O-Ween Plus from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Caesar's Ford Park, 520 Stringtown Road, along with an opportunity to dress up a pumpkin with a... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:19:10 EST Zombies, the lamest monsters http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/150268042/Zombies-the-lamest-monsters Halloween is upon us and, once again, zombie-mania continues to reign supreme. From so-called, community “Zombie Walk” events to AMC's season premier of the “Walking Dead” boasting the highest-rated cable television show... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:10:08 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/150280947/Xenia-Police-Reports Sept. 102:15 a.m. — Request Officer 900 block of East Richard Drive.2:42 a.m. — Suspicious Vehicle 2000 block of West Second Street. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:05:10 EST Cancer survivor named honorary coach http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150280273/Cancer-survivor-named-honorary-coach XENIA — As breast cancer awareness month winds down, the Xenia eighth-grade football program recognized one of its own mothers for not only battling, but beating the disease. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:40:07 EST Schools recognize national lunch week http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/150264944/Schools-recognize-national-lunch-week This past week was National School Lunch Week. Thanks to all of our food service folks who do a terrific job every day not only in preparing nutritious and tasty lunches to more than 3,000 students daily but also for taking the time to get to know our... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:51:07 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150273355/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOLFOOTBALL Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:01:12 EST Cavaliers, LeBron eye NBA title http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150255365/Cavaliers-LeBron-eye-NBA-title CLEVELAND — Four years away from home changed LeBron James. He came back more mature, more focused, more complete — in a class by himself as a player. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:17:08 EST At 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150284558/At-1-all-World-Series-moves-to-quirky-Giants-park SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:23:15 EST Hackenberg, captains regroup Penn St. amid losses http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150283990/Hackenberg-captains-regroup-Penn-St.-amid-losses STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State's captains called the team together during an off week to address its two consecutive losses. Quarterback Christian Hackenberg says it helped steer the Nittany Lions in the right direction as it... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:58:16 EST 2014 Election Day Directory http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150280283/2014-Election-Day-Directory GREENE COUNTY — There are a number of levies and races on the ballot throughout the county this November. Here are our previews to get you ready for Election Day 2014: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:19:12 EST Levy would create special needs park http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/150183174/Levy-would-create-special-needs-park BEAVERCREEK TOWNSHIP — A levy on the ballot this November has the power to create a new play area for special-needs children and their families in Beavercreek Township. Issue 20 will be voted on by Beavercreek Township residents, City of... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:03:17 EST Bras for a cause http://xeniagazette.com/news/health-local_features-news/150099043/Bras-for-a-cause A local business owner has come up with a creative and fun way to promote breast cancer awareness and raise funds for cancer research. Angela Day, owner of Ivy Ridge Traditions gift shop in North Wilkesboro and Elkin, will be inviting customers for... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:59:14 EST Sugarcreek police seek a renewal levy http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/150227061/Sugarcreek-police-seek-a-renewal-levy BELLBROOK — Sugarcreek Township will have a police services renewal tax levy on the ballot Nov. 4. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:43:08 EST 2014 Election Bios http://xeniagazette.com/news/specialreport/150050797/2014-Election-Bios GREENE COUNTY — There are five contested races Greene County voters will be voting on in the upcoming election. Dave Ogan and Rick Perales are running for State Representative in the 73rd District. For the 10th District State Board of Education,... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:29:09 EST