A year after fatal wreck, Stewart still struggling

As he ran out of gas on the final lap Sunday at Pocono Raceway, Tony Stewart wearily asked his team where he finished.Ninth, he was told.“Hell, ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Xenia gal defeats the boys in fair demolition derby

Xenia gal defeats the boys in fair demolition derby

XENIA — The Xenia girl beat all the guys in the Modified Class demolition derby, and Saturday night’s capacity crowd in the Greene County ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Harbaugh says Wolverines about to go quiet

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The first question Jim Harbaugh took at media day was from a first grader.The new Michigan coach was in an upbeat, somew...

August 11th, 2015 |  



Strongman competitors try to improve selves

Strongman competitors try to improve selves

XENIA — The Strongman competition held Saturday at the Greene County Fair wasn’t really about competition. It was more about friends helpi...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Yates karate team strong in Florida

Yates karate team strong in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE — Sixteen team members from the Doug Yates National Competition Karate Team (Team Yates), of Xenia, completed July 16-19, at The...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLGreeneview Alumni game, three other games, set for Aug. 22JAMESTOWN — The annual Greeneview High School Alumni soccer game will take ...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Pulling a family affair at the fair

Pulling a family affair at the fair

By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.comXENIA — Tractor pulling is an individual contest, but it was a family matter Friday night at the Greene ...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Manziel shines as Browns scrimmage at OSU

COLUMBUS — Johnny Manziel’s comeback is picking up speed.The second-year quarterback showed poise in the pocket and made several nice thro...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Harness Racing Results

XENIA — Greene County Fair Harness Racing, Top-3 finishers in each race, listed by finish, horse’s name (driver), trainer.WEDNESDAYRace 11...

August 8th, 2015 |