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Gazette News Report

Gazette News Report

Road closure

GREENE COUNTY — The bridge on Engle Mill Road will be closed for approximately 45 days beginning Monday, Oct. 24 to replace the bridge. The closure will be between Spring Valley Paintersville Road in Greene County and New Burlington Road in Clinton County. The road will be open to local traffic only, and closed at the bridge. All scheduled closures are subject to weather conditions.

Road closure

BEAVERCREEK TOWNSHIP — Indian Ripple Road will be closed for approximately three weeks for utility work beginning Monday, Oct. 31 according to the Greene County Engineer’s Office. The closure will be between James River Road and South Alpha Bellbrook Road. All scheduled closures are subject to weather conditions.

Author interviewed

XENIA — Roger Shambaugh will host author N.E. Parks to talk about her book “An American Speaks Out, Enough is Enough” during his next Gospel for Today program on cable. The interview will air on Time Warner 992, 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 4 p.m. on 991 on Oct. 29, 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31 on 991.

WU state of the university address

WILBERFORCE — Wilberforce University president Dr. Herman J. Felton Jr., will deliver his first state of the university address, 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Alumni Multiplex. The event is open to the public, but residents are asked to RSVP to http://wilberforce.edu/soua.

What does DAR mean to historians?

XENIA — Linda Lee of the Catherine Greene chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will discuss “What DAR membership can mean to Family Historians” during the Ohio Genealogical Society meeting 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Xenia Community Library. Lee will explain membership requirements for joining this lineage society and how their records can help. The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), is a non-political, women’s service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, patriotism, and honoring the patriots of the Revolutionary War. The library is at 76 E. Market St., and is free and open to the public. For more information contact Cathy Leininger 937-429-4519.

XARSC annual veterans dinner

XENIA — The Xenia Adult Recreation and Services Center is having its annual veterans dinner 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7. Doors open 4:30 p.m. The cost is $7 for non-veterans and free for veterans. Reservations for veterans and non-veterans are required by Oct. 31. Stop by XARSC at 130 E. Church St. to get a ticket or call 937-376-4353 to make a reservation.

Gazette news report compiled by staff.

Gazette news report compiled by staff.