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Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 2

  • May 7, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

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    May 7, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

  • Antioch School to present ‘Alice’

    In front, from left, Felix Buehrig as Alice is pulled down the rabbit hole by White Rabbit Galen Sieck while, in second row, Sarah Gansz, the Cheshire Cat, grins, March Hare Selah Griffin and Dormouse Lida Boutis look on and Samantha Snyder, also Alice, is greeting Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, Zay Crawford and Timmy Bold. In back left, Ibi Chappelle, as Mad Hatter, is running late. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    A children’s book that started as an improvised story to entertain a 10-year-old girl on a row boat named Alice is being staged by children of the Antioch School.

  • Village using pesticide alternatives

    Jason Hamby, right, superintendent of streets, sewers and parks, looked on as his crew member Kent Harding recently tested a new, all-natural, vinegar-based spray to kill weeds without the use of synthetic chemicals at the public works headquarters at Sutton Farm. The Village is exploring alternative methods and products to conventional herbicides on public property this summer while a new pesticide policy is developed. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Warning signs pop up on local lawns each spring as local residents contract with companies to treat their lawns with chemical pesticides and fertilizers for the season.

  • April 30, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

    Yellow Springs High School softball player Elly Kumbusky hit for the Lady Bulldogs on Thursday, April 23, against defending conference champions Dayton Christian. (Submitted photo)

    April 30, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

  • Antioch School stages “Alice in Wonderland”

    In front, from left, Felix Buehrig as Alice is pulled down the rabbit hole by White Rabbit Galen Sieck while, in second row, Sarah Gansz, the Cheshire Cat, grins, March Hare Selah Griffin and Dormouse Lida Boutis look on and Samantha Snyder, also Alice, is greeting Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, Zay Crawford and Timmy Bold. In back left, Ibi Chappelle, as Mad Hatter, is running late. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    On the 150th anniversary of the publication of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” Antioch School students will stage the play for their annual spring musical this weekend, May 1–2.

  • Mad undertaking

    In front, from left, Felix Buehrig as Alice is pulled down the rabbit hole by White Rabbit Galen Sieck while, in second row, Sarah Gansz, the Cheshire Cat, grins, March Hare Selah Griffin and Dormouse Lida Boutis look on and Samantha Snyder, also Alice, is greeting Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, Zay Crawford and Timmy Bold. In back left, Ibi Chappelle, as Mad Hatter, is running late. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The Antioch School is staging “Alice in Wonderland” for its annual spring musical.

  • Women help women, quietly

    Founded in 1980, the Feminist Health Fund raises money from the community and disperses it to needy women suffering from a catastrophic illness. Current board members are, clockwise from front, Esther Hetzler, Kathy Robertson, Sue Parker, Janet Ward, Joyce Morrissey, Denise Cupps and Marianne Whelchel. Not pictured is Elizabeth Danowski. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    When Moya Shea received an unexpected medical bill from a clinic a few years ago for a procedure she thought was covered by insurance, she was startled. Quite ill at the time, she turned to a local group for help.

  • Bulldog Sports Rounds-up

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    SOFTBALL—Girls rally, but fall to Ponitz; TRACK—YSHS Personal bests at Waynesville; McKinney boys break records; BASEBALL wins back-to-back

  • Chime in on policing

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    Participate in a brief, online survey on local police.

  • Boogie man — and women

    Dressing up in their disco best are, from left, front row, Karla Horvath, Joe Tritschler and Stephanie McClean; back row, Amy Dihrkop, Maggie Cooper, Kira Lugo and Alice Young-Basora. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The third annual Enchantment Under the Springs adult prom — this year themed “Boogie Nights” — is Saturday, April 18, from 7 p.m. to midnight in the John Bryan Community Center gym.