Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 40

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Six Bulldogs to play in college

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    Three more Yellow Springs High School athletes are college bound.

  • No-coal choice saved money

    The Village’s decision five years ago against investing in a 1,600-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Illinois may have spared its electric customers from decades of high utility bills.

  • Financing for solar farm is delayed

    Financing for a Village solar farm is taking longer than expected, raising uncertainty about when, or whether, the local project will be built.

  • Opinions differ over wind power

    476-foot wind turbines spin over farms in northwest Ohio as part of the 152-turbine Blue Creek Wind Farm. The Village will decide this month whether to purchase electricity from the 304-megawatt wind project, located 100 miles north of the village. (Submitted photo courtesy of Ibedrola Renewables)

    When Ohio’s largest wind farm comes online this summer, 300-ton turbines reaching 40 stories high will convert wind into electricity, and will help Ohioans cut carbon dioxide emissions and stem climate change. Or will it?

  • YS News Water Survey Results

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    See the results from a recent Yellow Springs News online survey of 205 municipal water customers.

  • SPORTS SUNDAY – McKinney track wins conference

    McKinney track and field atheletes hold the Metro Buckeye Conference championship trophy, which they earned on Saturday.

    The McKinney boys track team won the Metro Buckeye Conference on Saturday while the girls team placed third.

  • Senior housing off, for now

    An effort to build affordable senior housing on the Barr property downtown was thwarted last month when the project was denied its request for 2012 federal tax credits. However, project organizers consider the set-back only a delay, as they plan to re-apply in 2013.

  • Chim chim cheroo at Antioch School

    The Antioch School older group will perform Mary Poppins at 7 p.m. on Friday and 12:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Clifton Opera House. Students in the production are, from left, front row, Kai Maruyama; middle row, Grant Crawford, Cessi Jones, Jorie Sieck, Ket Snyder White, Kaden Boutis, Zachary Brintlinger-Conn, Ella Comerford; back row, Graham Arnett, Sulayman Chappelle, Zenya Hoff-Miyazaki, Eli Jones, Carter Griffin, Brice Bogan, Forrest Rowe. Evelyn Potter and Miles Sturm are not pictured. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Antioch School older group students can now spell one of the longest words in the English language — supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. And they can sing it, too.

  • Green space funds waning

    A state program used to preserve area farmland for a decade has been halted, hindering a local land trust’s efforts to protect land from development.

  • May 10, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    Nicole Worsham finished her leg of the 4x800-meter relay race before passing the baton to fellow YSHS runner Rikako Kida at last week’s Bulldog Invitational. The relay team, which also included Lois Miller and Alex Brown, won the event in 10:49.91, nearly 10 seconds ahead of higher-ranked opponents, Shawnee Springfield. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    May 10, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Lightning strikes twice

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    Lightning caused the Bulldog Invitational to be canceled, but not before the girls 4×800 relay team ran a lightning-fast race.

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