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From The Print Section :: Page 15

  • Root causes

    Every Arbor Day since 1982, the Yellow Springs Tree Committee has planted at least one tree on the Mills Lawn School grounds. This year the elementary yard got two new trees: a cucumber tree, which is a type of magnolia, and a scarlet oak. Above, Tree Committe member Bob Barcus and the new tree are surrounded by students from kindergarten to third grade, who earlier helped top off the tree’s topsoil. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Every Arbor Day since 1982, the Yellow Springs Tree Committee has planted at least one tree on the Mills Lawn School grounds.

  • Side saddle Seniors

    Pictured here are, from left, Anna Williamson, Rachel Hammond, Connor Gravely-Novello and Jennifer Lawson, cleaning saddles at the Riding Centre. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    In lieu of a senior trip, the 2015 Yellow Springs High School senior class engaged in a day of service on Friday, April 17.

  • James Rigbie (Rig) Turner

    Obituary

    James Rigbie (Rig) Turner, 74, of Cape Coral, Fla., passed away on April 25.

  • Local Walmart protesters are sentenced

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    Several Yellow Springs residents pleaded no contest in Fairborn Municipal Court last week to charges that they trespassed during two demonstrations in December to protest police aggression, following last summer’s police slaying of John Crawford III.

  • Academy demystifies coding

    Network engineer Ishema Umuhoza worked with Collin and Nick Calfee at the Yellow Springs Coding Academy’s inaugural open house earlier this month. The programming school officially opens its doors at the Kettering Science building on East South College Street on Saturday, May 9. Register by calling 937-554-3883. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Local computer whiz Ishema Umuhoza loves to play soccer and got seriously into bicycling to improve his overall fitness on the field.

  • Jim Smith memorial planned

    Obituary

    On Feb. 3, Jim Smith died at home after an extended battle with cancer.

  • Council stand on utilities is giving way

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    The unanimous stand taken by Village Council at its last meeting for holding property owners responsible for their tenants’ utility debts began crumbling at Monday’s meeting, when two Council members formerly for the policy change weighed in against it, and another expressed ambivalence.

  • 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

  • Some note change in policing style

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    Late one evening last month, a local couple was celebrating their anniversary with friends at the Gulch.

  • Acting out

    This year’s Yellow Springs High School One Act plays, which include titles such as “Second Coming,” “Welcome to Hell” and “The Bliss.” The show opens this weekend at Mills Lawn gym, with performances on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, 8 p.m. and Sunday, at 2 p.m. Admission is $5 at the door, with proceeds benefitting the high school drama program. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    The show opens this weekend at Mills Lawn gym, with performances on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, 8 p.m. and Sunday, at 2 p.m. Admission is $5 at the door, with proceeds benefitting the high school drama program.