Xenia Gazette- RSS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/ http://xeniagazette.com/ Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:37:28 EST 1800 Cleveland clash: Irving, Gordon in media spat http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4414138/Cleveland-clash:-Irving-Gordon-in-media-spat CLEVELAND (AP) — As if the Cavaliers and Browns don't have enough trouble winning games. Now their most prominent stars are going at it. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Moody’s affirms Aa1 credit rating for Beavercreek Schools District http://xeniagazette.com/news/news/4483195/Moodys-affirms-Aa1-credit-rating-for-Beavercreek-Schools-District BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek City Schools leaders recently learned that the district's credit ratings rank among the highest of any school district in the state. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST ODOT gets input about US Route 35 plans http://xeniagazette.com/news/home_top-news/4508068/ODOT-gets-input-about-US-Route-35-plans BY DEBRA GASKILLSpecial Correspondent Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cavs Deng wins NBA citizenship award http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4490248/Cavs-Deng-wins-NBA-citizenship-award INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Luol Deng has never once forgotten home. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cueto throws 3rd shutout as Reds beat Pirates 4-0 http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4501757/Cueto-throws-3rd-shutout-as-Reds-beat-Pirates-4-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the playoffs, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that led the Cincinnati Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday for their first winning... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4502147/Local-Sports-Briefs PROFESSIONALDayton Dragons to appear on TV Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Randall racewalking to World Cup http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/4503064/Randall-racewalking-to-World-Cup BEAVERCREEK — She looks as if the slightest gust of wind could blow her over. But tucked away inside that diminutive frame lies a world-class athlete vying for a shot at the Olympics. Susan Randall, 39, of Beavercreek is considered one of the... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Inspirational Message http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4498713/Inspirational-Message The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is central to the faith of those who claim to follow Him. What did Jesus claim about Himself prior to this important event? Let's take a brief walk through the Gospels that give us an indication. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Religion briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4064219/Religion-briefs Bishops celebrate Mass along Mexico border Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter services planned http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4498813/Easter-services-planned BEAVERCREEK — Hawker United Church of Christ is hosting special Easter services. Services begin 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17 for the Maundy Thursday Service. Then Good Friday Service is 7 p.m. Friday, April 18. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Vendors sought for farmers market http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4496898/Vendors-sought-for-farmers-market BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath Presbyterian Church is looking for vendors who are interested in participating in the 2014 Farmers Market from 4-6 p.m. Thursdays at the church located at 4624 Bath Road. Market begins June 19 and runs through Sept. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST St. Christopher’s spaghetti dinner http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4497221/St.-Christophers-spaghetti-dinner FAIRBORN — St. Christopher's Episcopal Church will hold a spaghetti dinner from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the church, 1501 North Broad St. The event is open to the public. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter fellowship http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4497452/Easter-fellowship YELLOW SPRINGS — Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will host an Easter Sunday program 10 a.m. April 20 at the church located on US Route 68 between Xenia and Yellow Springs. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Cedarville church welcomes all http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4470860/Cedarville-church-welcomes-all CEDARVILLE — The Cedarville Church of God is opening its church to the community for prayer on April 19. The doors will be open from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and that schedule will continue on the third Saturday of every month. Visitors can meditate... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Zion Baptist celebrates 175 years http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4470921/Zion-Baptist-celebrates-175-years XENIA — Zion Baptist Church is turning 175-years-old and members are ready to celebrate. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Verses from Momma: Soar http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4498835/Verses-from-Momma:-Soar The verse of the day is Isaiah 40:31. Yet those who wait for the Lord will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings of eagles, They will run and not get tired, They... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The Lord rises upon you http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4498743/The-Lord-rises-upon-you “Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.” (Isaiah 60:1) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST In the garden of prayer http://xeniagazette.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4234090/In-the-garden-of-prayer In the Bible Jesus went to pray and it was always in a beautiful garden. I go to a beautiful garden to pray also, so peaceful there among the birds and flowers. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Silent encroachment http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4498928/Silent-encroachment James Madison, addressing the Virginia Convention, June 16, 1788: “I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of those in power by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A step in the right direction for Delphi workers http://xeniagazette.com/news/opinion/4484012/A-step-in-the-right-direction-for-Delphi-workers Last week, we were able to win a small, but important victory for the 20,000 families of Delphi salaried retirees who lost up to 70 percent of their pensions because of the actions of the Obama Administration. I was able to secure an amendment in the... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST