Fairborn Daily Herald- RSS Feed http://fairborndailyherald.com/ http://fairborndailyherald.com/ Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:27:22 EST 1800 Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50138368/Local-Sports-Briefs Fleming nabs Late Model winXENIA — Fans of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series saw a great night of speed Friday, at Kil-Kare Raceway. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Two road closures at railroad crossings http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/notice_box/50149411/Two-road-closures-at-railroad-crossings FAIRBORN – Norfolk Southern Railroad has notified the City of Fairborn that track improvements will take place next week. As a result of the needed improvements, two road closures at railroad crossings only will occur. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Pass it on presents a check to homeless shelter http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50136976/Pass-it-on-presents-a-check-to-homeless-shelter XENIA — The American Red Cross, Greene County Housing Program, better known as the Homeless Shelter, is in need of new mattresses for their client's beds. These mattresses get a lot of use and need to be replaced frequently. Well, it has... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Border crisis will become a local issue http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50136386/Border-crisis-will-become-a-local-issue Unless someone is a true bigot, it's hard to imagine why people don't want to help the immigrant Mexican children being sent across the border without family, without supervision. But wanting to help is not the same thing as having the... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Authoritarian, totalitarian governments to be feared http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50090192/Authoritarian-totalitarian-governments-to-be-feared My “Honey Do” List will be briefly suspended from time to time to provide readers other items of interest and time-critical information. This first interruption will present historical evidence on why authoritarian and totalitarian... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Creek student, governor snap selfie http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50131342/Creek-student-governor-snap-selfie XENIA — It's been a typical summer for Brandon Barr.Hanging out with friends. Winning trophies at the Greene County Fair. Taking a selfie with the governor.Wait. What? Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Fairborn Police Reports http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/blotter/50133123/Fairborn-Police-Reports These daily incident reports are provided by the Fairborn Police Department. For more information contact its Records Department at 754-3072.July 13 Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Cruise in to help raise awareness of rare disease http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50011549/Cruise-in-to-help-raise-awareness-of-rare-disease FAIRBORN — A Fairborn family is hoping a new crowd will cruise in to help raise awareness for their daughter's rare disease during Saturday's “Step Out & Cruise In to Cure Scleroderma” event. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenon voters to decide two tax issues http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/news/50132951/Greenon-voters-to-decide-two-tax-issues ENON — Greenon Local School District Board Members voted unanimously Thursday, July 24, to place two tax issues on the Nov. 4 ballot. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Grand opening of Zetland Street http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-news/50004822/Grand-opening-of-Zetland-Street BELLBROOK — A new hip healthy eating restaurant opened its doors on July 10.Bringing the concept of healthy eating to its customers is something of a passion for owners Kim McCarthy and Mike Wilcox. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Young harness racer edges out win for uncle http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-sports/50141876/Young-harness-racer-edges-out-win-for-uncle XENIA — For Hunter Myers, a win in Thursday's Harness Races at the Greene County Fair meant more than just doing well for himself. He was looking to make others proud. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Li Na to miss U.S. Open, Cincy http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50141411/Li-Na-to-miss-U.S.-Open-Cincy NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time major champion Li Na pulled out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury she said has bothered her for several months. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Johnson takes leave from PGA Tour http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50141114/Johnson-takes-leave-from-PGA-Tour AKRON (AP) — Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for “personal challenges,” a swift end to his season that will keep him from playing the PGA Championship, the FedEx Cup playoffs and the Ryder... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Cabrera says goodbye to Cleveland http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50140837/Cabrera-says-goodbye-to-Cleveland CLEVELAND (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera's voice choked with emotion and his eyes filled up with tears.For the second day in a row, the contending Indians traded a valuable veteran. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Burfict taking leader role with Bengals http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50140671/Burfict-taking-leader-role-with-Bengals CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Vontaze Burfict has gone from low-risk investment to the heart of the Bengals defense in only two years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST It’s just not happenstance http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50062360/Its-just-not-happenstance I cannot believe that some folks think this world came into existence with a big bang. I wonder sometimes why some think we are crazy for saying that there is a Creator, and that He is God. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Indy seeking ways to draw fans http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50124743/Indy-seeking-ways-to-draw-fans INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles keeps looking for ways to fill seats. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Old man on campus http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/news/50124431/Old-man-on-campus FAIRBORN — It was time for him to leave home for college. Barry Brownstein's car is stuffed with books, jeans, dishes, computer gear and a stereo. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bike camp graduates youngest cyclists http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/50073535/Bike-camp-graduates-youngest-cyclists XENIA — Greene County Parks & Trails recently held its graduation ceremony for its youngest cyclists at one of its 2014 bike camp sessions. At the ceremony the campers received certificates of completion. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The darker side of sunblock http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/opinion/50060811/The-darker-side-of-sunblock A chemical that might be safe in its normal-sized form may not be when it goes nano.This time of year, sunblock is part of the daily routine for many Americans. Wake up, slather it on, and go outside. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST