Greene County Newswire (Page 5)

Greene County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greene County, OH. (Page 5)

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  1. Hamvention huge for county -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    For three days, "hams" from around the world - approximately 30,000 of them - will visit the Greene County Fairgrounds for Hamvention. "Hamvention is huge for [our county]," Greene County Commissioner Alan Anderson said of the event that will be held Friday-Sunday, May 19-21.

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  2. County Approves $30K For Airport UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    Some hangar roofs at the Greeneville Greene County Airport are in ill repair, officials and airport personnel say. This hangar is one attached to the main airport building, or Fixed Base Operator building.

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  3. Arrowood celebrates Arbor Day -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    The City of Xenia Tree Committee celebrated Arbor Day by partnering with fifth-grade students from Arrowood Elementary School by planting a tree adjacent to the school on Tuesday, May 9. Students worked with City of Xenia Tree Committee and Arborist Chuck Poore, as well as City of Xenia Tree Committee member and horticulturist Rich Pearson, to plant the tree. Participating students received a Concolor Fir tree seedling from the Greene Soil and Water Conservation District as well as information on caring for the tree seedling from the City of Xenia Tree Committee and Greene County Parks & Trails.

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  4. WSU preserves some of its woods -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... put broader protections in place for the woods," he said. The woods is the second largest patch of forest in Greene County. Part of it is old-growth forest, meaning it is more than 100 years old. Some trees are actually more than 300 years old. The ...

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  5. OSU alumni host scholarship awards -Read the original story

    May 10, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greene County will have its annual spring scholarship awards celebration 6-9 p.m. Thursday, May 18 at the Fairborn Senior Center, 325 N. Third Street, Fairborn. A sub supper will be served at 6:30 p.m. Highlight of the evening will be honoring outstanding high school seniors of Greene County with OSU scholarship awards.

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  6. Cedarville University faculty and staff can carry concealed gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Starting Aug. 1, Cedarville University near Dayton will allow concealed weapons on its campus. The Greene County Baptist college of about 3,700 students is the first in Ohio to do so since a state law passed in December allowing college and university boards of trustees to set policies allowing concealed-carry.

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  7. City water, sewer rates among areaa s lowest -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    According to the annual survey done by the City of Oakwood, Xenia ranks 27th out of 63 municipalities that responded. The combined rate of $242.40 - based on 22,500 gallons in a three-month period - is second only to Fairborn in Greene County.

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  8. Around the home and farmRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    No, the deadline for paying income taxes has not been extended but April 20 is the date for accepting applications for our Farm Forum agriculture scholarships. Greene County Farm Forum will award up to $5,000 in scholarships to deserving current year graduating high school students or college freshmen pursuing higher education in a field related to agriculture.

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  9. BHS senior awarded the Bruce E. Highman College ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... e carried the local paper and was an active member in Boy Scouts. Mr. Higham passed away in 2002 in Jamestown, Greene County, Ohio where he had lived since the mid-1950s.

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  10. Skyhawks top sectional baseball seedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Fairborn batter Damian Burnett and the rest of the Skyhawks enter the 2017 high school sectional baseball tournament as the highest seeded team in Greene County. Fairborn is the No.

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  11. Township constructing new facility -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County News The current Miami Township Fire-Rescue facility is located at 225 Corry Street in the Village of Yellow Springs. However, following the passage of an additional bond levy May 2, a new facility will be constructed.

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  12. Xenia man arrested on drug charges - 10:33 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Muhammad I. Salahuddin, 31, was arrested April 21 as a result of on-going investigations by the Greene County Agencies for Combined Enforcement Task Force. A Greene County Grand Jury April 28 indicted Salahuddin on nine criminal charges related to the drug trafficking offenses.

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  13. Aerospace grant to impact 22,000 students -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Beavercreek City Schools Superintendent Paul Otten announced at the Greene County Legislative Breakfast May 5 that a nearly $1 million Straight A Grant will impact all 22,000 students in Greene County. The $984,000 grant will be geared toward engineering and aerospace career development and instruction for students throughout the districts in grades pre-K through twelve.

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  14. County Budgeters Recommend Some Airport ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    A proposed budget for Greene County fiscal year 2017-18 is getting closer, but even after an afternoon-long meeting of the county's Budget and Finance Committee Wednesday pieces of the annual puzzle remain to be put into place. Wednesday's discussion-heavy meeting was dominated by issues related to the Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport, with Airport Authority members John Waddle and Paul Burkey, both also county commissioners, present.

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  15. Day Of Prayer Rally Planned ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    In observance of the National Day of Prayer, a rally will be held at the Greene County Courthouse Thursday at noon. "The public is invited to attend this gathering in observance of the day set aside for our nation to pause in prayer," a news release from the association says.

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  16. Superintendent: levy fail a heartbreakinga -Read the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    With a total of 49 precincts reporting around 10 p.m., the levy failed by 32 votes, or 50.41 percent to 49.59 percent, according to the unofficial totals from the Greene County Board of Elections. Dollars that would have been generated from the levy were supposed to cover day-to-day costs including bus fuel, classroom supplies, technology and personnel.

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  17. Xenia levy defeated -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Xenia Daily Gazette Many Greene County voters found short lines or no lines at all at the polls May 2 for the special election. Xenia residents casted their ballots at local polling places including the Greene County Fairgrounds and Xenia Community Center.

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  18. First Friday returns to Xenia -Read the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... KraZ face painting, Lucky the Clown, Magician Dave Davis, DJ Rob Bullen, caricaturist Dennis Porter, the Greene County Historical Society's downtown walking tour, Greene County Library's bookmobile, ChristStrength Gym's Strongmen's Competition, and ...

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  19. Numbers fluctuate for 2016 crime -Read the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... four years. In 2013, there were just three fewer reports and after that year reports significantly dropped. Greene County Sheriff Gene Fischer said there's no real explanation for the higher numbers of domestic violence reports, mostly because cases ...

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  20. Greene Giving hands out thousands -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Greene County News Penny Madry-Johnson and Brenda Smallwood of the Greene County Housing Program receive $1,000 from Greene Giving's Paul Dillaplain and Roger McDaniel of the Fraternal Order of Eagles during Greene Giving's annual luncheon April 27. Spirit Horse Of Ohio receives $1,000 from Greene Giving. Pictured are Greene Giving's Paul Dillaplain, Spirit Horse representatives Hayley Horney and Channin Ford, and Roger McDaniel of the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

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