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06/19/2018 03:51 PM
Greene County primary care offices joining Kettering Health

Primary care providers from Xenia and Jamestown are joining the Kettering Physician Network.


06/15/2018 05:26 PM
Bicycle parade to honor American wildlife -

Kids 14 and under can decorate their bicycles as any kind of animal native to the United States and its territories and one grand champion will receive $100. Costumes are allowed but will not be part of the judging.


06/15/2018 12:51 PM
Do you remember Ray Higgins?

The paper has the distinction of never having missed a day of publication including the day after the April 3, 1974 tornado. At that time the paper was published and printed in Xenia, but due to the lack of power, etc.


06/15/2018 08:11 AM
Bond to build a new GCCC will be on ballot - 5:46 pm updated:

Greene County voters can expect to see an estimated 1.03 mill 20-year bond on the Nov. 6 ballot to build a new Greene County Career Center facility and expand programming. If passed, residents would pay $36.05 per year for a $100,000 home to help with construction and technology purchase costs.


06/15/2018 03:25 AM
XCS selling East High School building -

At their June 11 meeting, members of the Xenia Community School District Board of Education voted to authorize the sale of the building at 578 E. Market St. Appraised at $30,000, the building costs more to minimally maintain annually than its worth, according to district officials. Built in 1921, the school has been vacant since the central office staff moved to the former McKinley building five years ago, and the board's intent is to sell to a buyer who wishes to reinvest in it in order to preserve its historical significance.


06/14/2018 11:38 AM
Dog of the week: Sierra -

Greene County Animal Control is open 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 12-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at 641 Dayton-Xenia Road, Xenia. Potential adopters should visit at least one hour before closing to meet animals and complete adoption paperwork.


06/13/2018 07:40 PM
Seniors break record at fishing excursion -

Submitted photos Greene County Council on Aging held their 7th Annual Fishing Excursion June 8 at Spring Lakes Park in Bellbrook. Thirty seniors attended the outing catching an excursion record of 54 fish.


06/13/2018 10:40 AM
Campers visit heros in community

The kids visited 4 Paws for Ability, which places quality service dogs with children with disabilities and veterans who have lost use of limbs or hearing, and a Xenia fire station. Campers learned about the types of breeds 4 Paws for Ability uses, watched how the dogs interact with handlers, and toured the facility.


06/12/2018 04:04 PM
Adkins answered her calling -

Adkins works in the emergency room. She grew up in Yellow Springs, moved to Xenia and began her career at GMH in 1986.


06/11/2018 07:37 PM
Caseya s confirms ita s coming to Xenia - 3:57 pm updated:

Sam Knezevic, a financial analyst with Casey's General Store, said that the company is under contract to purchase land currently owned by the Wickline family on the southeast side of Kinsey and US Route 68 North. Because negotiations are still ongoing, he declined to give to many details.


06/11/2018 10:26 AM
Bar shooting leads to felonious assault charge -

A July jury trial is set for a Xenia woman accused of shooting a man during an argument at the Roundtable Bar. Xenia Police Division said Talicia A. Dixon, 27, allegedly brandished a handgun and shot Andre Nooks in the neck shortly before 1:30 a.m. May 5 in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue.


06/10/2018 11:41 AM
Sophomores shine in Ohio Sires Stakes

Despite a threatening night of thunder, lightning, high winds and showers, owner Bruce Trogdon couldn't have been happier June 9, when Cinnamack and Bounding Dragon finished first and second in the first of two $50,000 Ohio Sires Stakes for 3-year-old pacing colts at Scioto Downs. "I was so happy to see both of them leading down the stretch," noted Trogdon.


06/09/2018 07:43 PM
Fully engulfed building fire in Xenia

A vehicle struck a pole and flipped on its top in the 1000 block of Smith Road earlier today, Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper confirmed. Three people were riding in a Chevy Cavalier traveling westbound when the driver got distracted, lost control, and struck a pole - which then caused the car to flip on its top.


06/09/2018 02:54 AM
Air Force agreement will result in new product for recording missions

A close up view of the handheld electronic audio recording system . The system was developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory 711th Human Performance Wing to provide mission recording capabilities in the field.


06/08/2018 10:19 PM
Cycling Classic celebrating 15 years -

Submitted photos Good food and better company are part of GCP&T's Greene Trails Cycling Classic as GCP&T Trail Sentinels Larry Rodney and David Harrison volunteer at the buffet table for the hungry cyclists. Support is provided each day by the all-volunteer GCP&T Trail Sentinels, who patrol the trails to provide mechanical support, basic first-aid or request a cyclist to be picked up the GCP&T SAG Team for a ride back to the Xenia headquarters.