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, competed July 16-19, at The ...

August 11th, 2015 updated: 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 |  


Local Sports Briefs

OHSAA to revise school enrollment counts for 2015-16COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association board of directors deliberated Thursday...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Bengals veteran tackles determined to hold starting jobs

CINCINNATI — Andrew Whitworth and Andre Smith could see what’s next when the Bengals took offensive tackles with their first two picks in ...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Harness racing drivers win from near and far

Harness racing drivers win from near and far

XENIA — A local driver and one from far away Auckland, New Zealand were among the race winners during Thursday’s final night of harness ra...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Reds’ offense struggles again as they lose to Cardinals 3-0

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pitching on a slippery mound, Michael Lorenzen made a couple of mistakes and ended up with another loss.The rookie gave up thr...

August 7th, 2015 |