Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:18:12 EST 1800 39th Rex Aukerman Classic Relays http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4563932/39th-Rex-Aukerman-Classic-Relays FAIRBORN — Team and individual results from Tuesday's Rex Aukerman Relays, held at Fairborn High School. Top three finishers and local finishers, with name, school, winner's time and finish, are listed: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Kentucky freshman Julius Randle to enter NBA draft http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4550358/Kentucky-freshman-Julius-Randle-to-enter-NBA-draft LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky forward Julius Randle took a lot of time and talked to a lot of people before deciding to leave after one season for the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Greeneview wins big over Yellow Springs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4564388/Greeneview-wins-big-over-Yellow-Springs GREENEVIEW — Two young teams went at it Wednesday when Greeneview hosted Yellow Springs at Greeneview High School, but the Lady Rams looked like a veteran squad as they run-ruled the Bulldogs, 25-2, five innings. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4564877/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Inspirational Message http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4556685/Inspirational-Message Every now and then it is good to take inventory of our lives: Who am I? Where have I been? Where am I going? Have I made a difference? What can I do to change? Is it too late to change? Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Partnership with SBACS bridges gap in Christian education http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4520526/Partnership-with-SBACS-bridges-gap-in-Christian-education CEDARVILLE — Cedarville University's School of Education and the Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS) are partnering to bridge the gap between Christian education in K-12 schools and higher education. As a result of... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A fundraiser sale http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4544600/A-fundraiser-sale SUGARCREEK TOWNSHIP — A Great Start Preschool Annual Fundraiser Sale will take place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at Hope Church, 5980 Wilmington Pike. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Spiritual event Sunday http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4556731/Spiritual-event-Sunday YELLOW SPRINGS — Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will hold its next spiritual community event with the theme Community Quilt: The Interweaving of our Lives,” 10 a.m. Sunday, April 27 at the church on US Route... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Loose lips sink ships http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4556693/Loose-lips-sink-ships The verse of the day is James 3:6. And the tongue is a flame of fire. It is full of wickedness that can ruin your whole life. It can turn the entire course of your life into a blazing flame of destruction for it is set on fire by hell... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Take care with what you have http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4559996/Take-care-with-what-you-have As I write this column, it is Earth Day.This day of observation to rally against environmental harms and to engage in a much more mindful approach to everyday living has been around for more than 40 years. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The Ukraine enigma: Understanding international politics http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4556749/The-Ukraine-enigma:-Understanding-international-politics Perhaps 1 out of 100 Americans understand what is happening in the Ukraine, and why it is happening. Simply stated, the political leadership of the US, EU and Russia are trying to force the Ukraine into the EU, and have American taxpayers pay the... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A disappointing TV breakthrough http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4558796/A-disappointing-TV-breakthrough Growing Up Fisher isn't winning over this legally blind viewer.I'm legally blind. Like most blind people, I don't take cars for test drives, chop down trees with a chainsaw, or keep my blindness a secret. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Letters to the editor http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4545500/Letters-to-the-editor Thank youEditor: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Ryan’s joke is on us http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4510366/Ryans-joke-is-on-us The Wisconsin Republican's budget scheme slashes job training, education, infrastructure repairs, medical research, public broadcasting, the arts, and pretty much anything else that regular people want and need. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Campaign planned to raise public education awareness http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4537357/Campaign-planned-to-raise-public-education-awareness I know how hard all of our teachers and administrators work and hopefully you have taken some time just to relax. Thanks for all you do for our kids every single day. Ohio School Boards Association has launched a statewide campaign to highlight the... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Dance Intensive Workshop to be held April 26 http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/4547057/Dance-Intensive-Workshop-to-be-held-April-26 FAIRBORN — Wright State University will conduct the seventh annual Dance Intensive Workshop from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26 on campus at the Creative Arts Center. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Children Services honors students, advocates http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/4557365/Children-Services-honors-students-advocates BEAVERCREEK — Some artistic kids and outstanding child advocates were recognized at a special breakfast on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Xenia names assistant city manager http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/4559283/Xenia-names-assistant-city-manager XENIA — Josh Jones has been named the City of Xenia's new assistant city manager. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Shawnee drowning victim ID’d. http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/4559448/Shawnee-drowning-victim-IDd. NEW JASPER TOWNSHIP — The name of Tuesday's Shawnee Lake drowning victim has been released by the Greene County Coroner. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Widener approves funds for CSU http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/4547150/Widener-approves-funds-for-CSU COLUMBUS — State Senator Chris Widener (R-Springfield) announced approval of approximately $18.5 million dollars for construction stage services for the Central State University Center project in Wilberforce. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST