Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:56:02 EST 1800 Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50063658/Local-Sports-Briefs Marauders earn all-SIAC preseason honors Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavs sign Wiggins, who can’t be traded for 30 days http://xeniagazette.com/news/nba-sports/50063043/Cavs-sign-Wiggins-who-cant-be-traded-for-30-days CLEVELAND (AP) — Andrew Wiggins has an NBA home. Maybe a temporary one.The Cavaliers signed the No. 1 overall draft pick Thursday, a deal that prevents Wiggins from being traded for 30 days. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Conway preparing for The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50061903/Conway-preparing-for-The-Honda-Indy-200-at-Mid-Ohio The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is a twisting winding asphalt serpent that few of the Verizon IndyCar Series' best drivers have been able to tame. In his three dances with the Lexington, Ohio facility's 2.4-mile, 15-turn track, Mike Conway... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair board wants animals, visitors to stay healthy http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50060932/Fair-board-wants-animals-visitors-to-stay-healthy XENIA — As they have done the last few years, members of the Greene County Fair Board have put some measures in place to make sure that livestock and humans remain as healthy as possible during the fair next week. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Soin Medical Center blood drive http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50006668/Soin-Medical-Center-blood-drive BEAVERCREEK — Soin Medical Center in Beavercreek will host a Community Blood Center (CBC) blood drive 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 29. The CBC Bloodmobile will be at the hospital, 3535 Pentagon Park Blvd. Everyone who registers to donate will receive... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Boonshoft School of Medicine welcomes the class of 2018 http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/50057561/Boonshoft-School-of-Medicine-welcomes-the-class-of-2018 FAIRBORN — The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 110 students during a special ceremony on Saturday, July 26, formally marking the start of their medical education. The annual Convocation and White Coat Ceremony... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Crafting a Hobby Lobby doc fix http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50007309/Crafting-a-Hobby-Lobby-doc-fix The Republican Party may experience more fallout than any one company from the Supreme Court's birth control ruling. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Schell graduates basic training http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle/50030242/Schell-graduates-basic-training SAN ANTONIO — Air Force Airman Kezlie D. Schell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shortchanging our national treasures http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50007286/Shortchanging-our-national-treasures State and national parks alike are underfunded in this era of tight budgets. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia Scouts rally past Settlers http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50066762/Xenia-Scouts-rally-past-Settlers XENIA — After trailing 6-2 in the eighth inning, the Xenia Scouts rallied to defeat the visiting Licking County Settlers 7-6 in 11 innings, in their final regular season contest, Thursday night at Grady's Field on the Athletes In Action... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50049171/Local-Sports-Briefs Dayton Dragons on TV today through Saturday Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Brown to battle Lawler on Saturday http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50049102/Brown-to-battle-Lawler-on-Saturday When he steps into the octagon for Saturday's Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight bout against the division's top contender, Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown will likely be a bit more animated. But during Wednesday's phone... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Reynolds homers twice, Brewers top Reds 5-1 http://xeniagazette.com/news/mlb-sports/50049488/Reynolds-homers-twice-Brewers-top-Reds-5-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mark Reynolds homered twice and the Milwaukee Brewers swept the three-game series from the Cincinnati Reds with a 5-1 win on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Honoring our vow to America’s Veterans http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50007289/Honoring-our-vow-to-Americas-Veterans In recent weeks, hundreds of Ohioans have called or written about the critical need to fix the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) system and ensure that our veterans are receiving quality healthcare without long delays. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The latest crack in our broken immigration system http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/50008858/The-latest-crack-in-our-broken-immigration-system Undocumented immigrants who arrive as children may be well into their 40s before they get a green card. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Guest pastor visits http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50041115/Guest-pastor-visits XENIA — First United Christian Church will host a pre-anniversary service 3 p.m. Sunday, July 27 at the church, 626 N. Columbus Ave. Guest Pastor will be Elder William Garr. The 7th Street Christian Church will present their choir from Paris,... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ticket to Ride to perform http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50041144/Ticket-to-Ride-to-perform BEAVERCREEK — Beatles cover band Ticket to Ride will preform at the 40th Ruby Jubilee Anniversary Free Concert, 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2 at Trinity, 3218 Indian Ripple Road in the Southwest Lawn. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The letters I write are from God http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50040800/The-letters-I-write-are-from-God The Bible talks so much about loving one another. God is love, and I am made in His image. I'm walking with Jesus, the One who came to die and take away my sins so I could get to heaven. The words I speak are straight from the heart. God looks... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The aerial view http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50040848/The-aerial-view The verse of the day is Psalm 37:23. “The steps of the godly are directed by the Lord. He delights in every detail of their lives.” Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Inspirational Message http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50045413/Inspirational-Message If you have been a reader of this column for a number of years or since the beginning in April of 2011, you know from my biographical line at the end that I am with One Master Ministries. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST