Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:36:57 EST 1800 CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50662950/CBS:-Rihanna-out-of-NFL-telecast NEW YORK (AP) — CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:25:11 EST Jamestown farmer honred at Farm Science Reivew http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50640524/Jamestown-farmer-honred-at-Farm-Science-Reivew XENIA — An exhibit honoring the contributions of women in Ohio agriculture is featuring local farmer and businessowner Sue Borton. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:04:16 EST Historical society to host fashionable luncheon http://xeniagazette.com/news/community_news/50639637/Historical-society-to-host-fashionable-luncheon XENIA — The Greene County Ohio Historical Society is hosting a fashionable luncheon 12-2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25 at the Carriage House Museum to hear local resident Pluma Thomas speak about her extensive collection of hats and the history behind... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:53:08 EST Greene County Marriages http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50619264/Greene-County-Marriages Sept. 2Ryan Sevi of Fairborn and Elyse Rae Coulter of Fairborn applied for a marriage license Sept. 2. Date of marriage Sept. 6. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:33:18 EST Health district provides information about Enterovirus D68 http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50639771/Health-district-provides-information-about-Enterovirus-D68 XENIA — The Ohio Department of Health, local health departments, including the Greene County Combined Health District, and hospitals are assessing increases in severe respiratory illness among children to determine if they may be attributable to... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:00:18 EST Yost: Proposed GASB rule wrong for Ohio http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50638468/Yost:-Proposed-GASB-rule-wrong-for-Ohio Ohio's state auditor says that an additional reporting requirement for local governments to add future healthcare liabilities to their annual reports “would inaccurately state the position of the government and would be... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:00:14 EST Xenia Police Reports http://xeniagazette.com/news/blotter/50637759/Xenia-Police-Reports Aug. 222:54 p.m. — Traffic Complaint 100 block of West Second Street.3:16 p.m. — Property Damage Crash 100 block of West Main Street. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:21:11 EST UAS center partners with Clark State http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50618184/UAS-center-partners-with-Clark-State SPRINGFIELD — The Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center (UASC) announced Sept. 11 it has officially formalized a partnership with Clark State Community College. The UASC is looking to expand precision agriculture efforts statewide while... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:15:13 EST ‘Honey Do’ list for our nation continued http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50572566/Honey-Do-list-for-our-nation-continued The list of illegal, immoral and/or unconstitutional actions of our Federal government that should be corrected continues. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:09:12 EST Al Sharpton to speak at Central State http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50659008/Al-Sharpton-to-speak-at-Central-State WILBERFORCE — The Rev. Al Sharpton, founder and president of the National Action Network, will speak at an open community forum 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept.18, at Central State University. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:46:16 EST Historical societies have joint meeting http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50653505/Historical-societies-have-joint-meeting CEDARVILE — The Cedarville and Greene County historical societies recently held a joint meeting at the Cedarville Opera House. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:46:12 EST Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools turn in solid performance http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50659050/Bellbrook-Sugarcreek-Schools-turn-in-solid-performance BELLBROOK — Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Schools turned in a solid overall performance compared to other area school districts, according to data released by the Ohio Department of Education Friday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:45:11 EST ‘Fly Zone’ to greet Air Force Marathon runners http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50651908/Fly-Zone-to-greet-Air-Force-Marathon-runners FAIRBORN — As participants of the 2014 Air Force Marathon lace up their running shoes, local residents and merchants are gathering their noise makers and banners to help cheer them on Saturday in the Fairborn Fly Zone. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:13:05 EST Cedar Cliff making the grade http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50651912/Cedar-Cliff-making-the-grade CEDARVILLE — Cedar Cliff Local Schools scored well on the 2013-14 district report card released by the state department of Education last week. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:11:17 EST Beavercreek schools rank among best in county http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50643153/Beavercreek-schools-rank-among-best-in-county BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek City Schools was one of the top performing school districts in the county, according to data released by the Ohio Department of Education Friday. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:10:20 EST Law enforcement officers pull plane for charity http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top/50657813/Law-enforcement-officers-pull-plane-for-charity DAYTON — This past weekend law enforcement officers from around Greene County moved a FedEx Boeing 757 with their own hands, backs and muscle. But they didn't gather because of an emergency call, and they weren't tugging on the rope... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:10:16 EST Students progressing; still work to do http://xeniagazette.com/news/news_education/50633756/Students-progressing;-still-work-to-do This past Friday the Ohio Department of Education released to the media the report cards for every school district across the State. School districts are rated on student achievement, gap closing, progress, graduation rate, and K-3 literacy. I would... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:51:11 EST GCL rivals battle to 1-1 tie http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50665490/GCL-rivals-battle-to-1-1-tie DAYTON — Ties are not uncommon among Greater Catholic League Coed Division rivals Carroll and Fenwick. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:41:14 EST Pro-athletes: Predisposed to violence? http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50650356/Pro-athletes:-Predisposed-to-violence From the O.J. Simpson trial of the early 1990s to the current Ray Rice scandal, domestic violence seems to continually plague the world of professional sports. As evidenced with the naming of two African American athletes in the opening line of this... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:01:22 EST Eagles already becoming comeback kids http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50663196/Eagles-already-becoming-comeback-kids PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Slow starts and strong finishes have become a trend for the Philadelphia Eagles. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:39:12 EST