Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 32

  • Elders recall a more diverse era

    A panel of native Yellow Springers will discuss the significant role African Americans have played in the making of Yellow Springs and other issues at a free forum on Monday, Oct. 29, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Antioch University Midwest. From left are panelists Betty Ford, Sharon Perry, David Perry, Kingsley Perry Jr., and Isabel Newman. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The complicated history of race relations in town and the significant role African Americans have played in the making of Yellow Springs will be addressed at a forum on Monday, Oct. 29, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Antioch University Midwest.

  • Miller advances to state

    For YSHS runner Lois Miller, the only thing sweeter than qualifying for the state cross-country race for the second time in her high school career was having her team behind her. In fact, en route to a fifth-place regional run on Saturday, that extra encouragement may have made all the difference. “Mentally it definitely helped […]

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Miller qualifies for states as team competes at regionals

    Lois Miller placed a career-best fifth at regionals on Saturday to qualify for states. (Photo by Aaron Zaremsky)

    For the second time in her high school career, senior cross country runner Lois Miller will toe the line at the state finals in her sport.

  • Beggar’s night is Oct. 31

    Halloween revelers enjoyed toasted marshmallows, hotdogs and hot chocoloate at last year's bonfire on Union Street. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    This year’s Halloween festivities, including trick-or-treating and neighborhood bonfires will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 31.

  • Future first responders

    Kian and Neirin Barker learned all about firefighting at an open house for Miami Township Fire-Rescue last week. The Barkers were among the villagers who took a ride in a fire truck, explored the inside of an ambulance and watched a firefighter don the department’s heavy gear. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Kian and Neirin Barker were among the villagers who attended the MTFR open house last week.

  • Iona pushes vintage clothes

    Villager Kira Lugo, center, is opening a funky new clothing boutique in the space recently vacated by Sam & Eddie’s Open Books. The store will sell new clothing in vintage and retro styles from the 1940s to 1980s. With Lugo are her husband, Brian, and two of her four children — 12-year-old Zach and three-year-old Noah. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    At a new local clothing boutique, you might find jazz-era dresses next to Elvis Presley-inspired bowler shirts, Ramones-influenced punk rock attire among glam rock skinny jeans.

  • Oct. 25, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    Nathan Miller celebrated his game-winning goal with teammates during the Bulldogs 2–1 come-from-behind victory over visiting Madison in last Thursday’s district opener. Miller scored on a header with less than three minutes left in the game. From left are Grant Reigelsperger, Levi Perry, Miller, Roland Newsome, Fielding Lewis, Gabe Rehm, Ian Chick and Jared Scarfpin. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Oct. 25, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Volleyball team wins, family style

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    Even for a team of such fierce competitors, the prospect of going into Division I Fairborn on the Skyhawks’ senior night and getting a victory was a stretch. But on Sept. 26, the Division III Yellow Springs High School girls’ varsity volleyball team rallied to defeat Fairborn in five sets.

  • VIDEO — YS Zombie Walk

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    Hundreds of zombies swarmed Yellow Springs’ streets on Saturday as part of the annual Zombie Walk, a fundraiser for Home, Inc. and the Food Pantry.

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Boys win thrilling district opener

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    Thanks to two clutch late goals in their district opener, the YSHS boys varsity soccer team moves on to the second round.

  • New class to continue shaping college

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    Meredith Martin is one of a new crop of Antioch College students, a cohort 75-strong composed of enthusiastic young people who arrived on campus last week ready to remake the college, which reopened last year.

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