Touring the new solar farm at Antioch College this week were finance director at WYSO Doug Hull, Antioch Physical Plant Director Reggie Stratton and Andi Adkins, Antioch VP of administration and finance. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

Touring the new solar farm at Antioch College this week were finance director at WYSO Doug Hull, Antioch Physical Plant Director Reggie Stratton and Andi Adkins, Antioch VP of administration and finance. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

Solar array erected at Antioch

A one-megawatt solar farm recently popped up on Antioch College along Corry Street as part of the college’s plan to become carbon neutral.

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  • Antioch School Younger Group students meet the YS News staff and learn about newspaper production. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Antioch School students drop in at the News

    Students from Antioch School’s Younger Group visited the Yellow Springs News office last week to learn a little bit about how a newspaper is made.

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    YS Community Foundation celebrates local education

    In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Yellow Springs Community Foundation, with the cooperation of WYSO, produced a series of five sound and slide pieces detailing some of its most important work in the village. The final piece in the series focuses on the foundation’s involvement with the Antioch College Miller Fellowship program and the implementation of project-based learning in village public schools

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    YSHS girls soccer hosts Beavercreek

    The YSHS girls soccer team held visiting Beavercreek scoreless for most of the first half on Tuesday.

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Arts (archives)

  •   Ride the bus to a concert

    Villagers may ride a bus to a series of six concerts of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, shown above directed by Peter Stafford Wilson, with Yellow Springs resident Paul Van Ausdal on viola, rear.Villagers may travel to Dayton or Springfield symphony concerts via bus for a series of six concerts in Dayton and six in Springfield.

  •   “Trifles” in the Foundry Theater

    Students Parker Phelan and Hannah Craig rehearse for their performance in the Foundry Theater.Hannah Craig and Parker Phelan, two students in Geneva Gano’s “Introduction to Drama” literature class at Antioch College, will be the first to perform a play in the recently renovated Foundry Theater.

  •   Cyclops returns for fourth year

    cyclops2011The festival named after a primordial one-eyed giant returns this year promising even better handmade crafts, tastier food and more fun.

Village Schools (archives)

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Government (archives)

  •   Police Chief Pettiford resigns

    091814_pettifordYellow Springs Police Chief Anthony Pettiford resigned for medical reasons on Monday of this week, Village Manager Patti Bates announced at the end of a Village Council meeting Monday night, following an executive session.

  •   Police chief resigns

    THUMB_PoliceVillage Manager Patti Bates announced tonight that she has accepted the resignation for medical reasons of Yellow Springs Police Chief Anthony Pettiford.

  •   Is the village’s hard water healthier?

    THUMB_GovernmentThis week's News examined the health impacts of drinking hard water. Read more from an expert about the potential dangers of hard water.

Obituaries (archives)

  •   Patricia Allen Davis

    ObituaryPatricia Allen Davis, 88, of Yellow Springs, died Sept. 20 in Sudbury, Mass., after a hard-fought battle against lung cancer.

  •   Case memorial

    ObituaryA memorial gathering in honor of Barbara and David Case will be held on Sunday, Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at the Vernet Ecological Center at Glen Helen. RELATED POSTS: Rededication honors Vernet Dan Hotaling memorial Hip hop holiday Glen both source, subject for poets Glen Helen’s pancake breakfast returns

  •   Winifred Pozorski

    ObituaryFormer Yellow Springs resident Winifred (Winx) Champney Pozorksi died Sept. 6 at age 81, in Oak Park, Ill. Ms Pozorski’s parents were Marge and Free Champney, both long time residents of Yellow Springs. Free Champney was manager of the Antioch Press and taught at Antioch College. Marge Champney, along with Marge Russell, started swimming instruction […]

Higher Education (archives)

  •   “Trifles” in the Foundry Theater

    Students Parker Phelan and Hannah Craig rehearse for their performance in the Foundry Theater.Hannah Craig and Parker Phelan, two students in Geneva Gano’s “Introduction to Drama” literature class at Antioch College, will be the first to perform a play in the recently renovated Foundry Theater.

  •   A multi-lens look at water needs

    Participants in the recent Antioch College global seminar on water surround the globe because the earth is made up of mostly water. Begining at 12 o’clock going clockwise, Antioch College faculty member Robin Littell, Julian Smith ‘16, Alex Rolland ‘17, Sam Stewart ‘17, Shannon Hart ‘17, Rian Lawrence ‘17, faculty member Brooke Bryan, David Schopmeyer ‘16 and faculty and project leader Flauia Sancier. The community is invited to student presentations this Saturday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 at McGregor Hall. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)The Water Crisis in Turkey. Women and Water: Personal Explorations of Impact. Compost Toilet Construction: a Feasibility Report. The Weaponization of Water.

  •   Small Wind Turbine Design and Construction Workshop

    THUMB_HigherEdDan Bartmann, co-author of Homebrew Wind Power: A hands-on guide to harnessing the wind, will be leading a five-day workshop, Sept 23-27, for Antioch College students and community wind power enthusiasts.

Sports (archives)

  •   September 25, 2014 Bulldog sports round-up

    Yellow Springs High School soccer player Jesi Worsham launched the ball during a clearance against West Liberty Salem on Thursday, Sept. 18. The Lady Bulldogs lost 4–0. (Submitted photo by Jimmy DeLong)September 25, 2014 Bulldog sports round-up

  •   Help support our Bulldog sports

    This past Saturday there was a Zumbathon to help raise money for Yellow Springs Athletics. If you missed the event, there are other ways to can help support Bulldog sports.Each month during the 2014-15 school year (with the exception of December), a local restaurant will donate a percentage of its sales for one day to the Yellow Springs Athletic Boosters.

  •   Bulldog Sports Round-Up

    Bulldog golfer Liam Weigand shot an even 46 on both halves of Springfield’s Reid North Golf Course during a tournament held on Saturday, Sept. 6. (photo by Lauren Heaton)VOLLEYBALL Varsity loses two nailbiters Last Thursday the YSHS girls varsity volleyball team played its best volleyball of the season but couldn’t hold off the perennial powerhouse of Dayton Christian, losing 20–25, 25–23, 13–25, 25–19. According to Coach Chris Linkhart, the Lady Bulldogs put up quite a battle. Modjeska Chavez’s serving (14 points) was one […]

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