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  • Shirley Ford

    Obituary

    Shirley Durkee Ford passed away peacefully Jan. 3 at Friends Care Center. She was 84. On Sunday, Jan. 11, her family received friends at Clifton Presbyterian Church with a celebration of Shirley’s life. In her last act of kindness, Shirley donated her body to Wright State University’s Anatomical gift program, and contributions in her memory […]

  • Little Art, big schedule: ‘Nanook’ leads documentaries

    The Little Art Theatre kicks off a week of special film events this weekend. On Sunday, Jan. 11, a free screening of “Microbirth” will take place at 1 p.m. At 7 p.m. that evening, “Nanook of the North” will launch a four-part documentary series, with Antioch College media arts professor Charles Fairbanks introducing the film and leading a discussion afterwards. On Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m. the New River Ensemble, comprised of Lisa Liske-Doorandish, Brendan Cooney and village native Martha Hyde will perform Cooney’s original score to classic silent films. (Submitted photos)

    It’s cold. It’s dark. It’s the dead of winter. What to do? You still have to get out of the house once in a while. You still have to have some fun.

  • Watch Chaplin, hear live music

    The Little Art Theatre kicks off a week of special film events this weekend. On Sunday, Jan. 11, a free screening of “Microbirth” will take place at 1 p.m. At 7 p.m. that evening, “Nanook of the North” will launch a four-part documentary series, with Antioch College media arts professor Charles Fairbanks introducing the film and leading a discussion afterwards. On Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m. the New River Ensemble, comprised of Lisa Liske-Doorandish, Brendan Cooney and village native Martha Hyde will perform Cooney’s original score to classic silent films. (Submitted photos)

    Yellow Springs native Martha Hyde returns to the Little Art as one of three musicians of the New River Ensemble, who will perform original music set to the silent classics of Chaplin and Buster Keaton.

  • Village Council considers solar project

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    At their Jan. 5 meeting, Village Council members heard robust support for a proposed community solar project.

  • Village schools students focus work on village

    At the district’s project-based learning exhibition night in February 2014, McKinney Middle School students Ischel Heredia, left, and Anastasia Cooper presented the seventh-grade’s Ancient Greece project. The district’s third K-12 PBL exhibition night will take place Thursday, Jan. 15, 6:30–8 p.m. at Mills Lawn School, featuring a wide variety of projects such as a French cookbook, ecosystem exploration and a performance of “Antigone.” (News archive photo by Matt Minde)

    Villagers are invited to come to the school to see, what students from kindergarten through 12th grade have been doing with project-based learning this year.

  • Young YSHS artists to host their own show

    The Yellow Springs High School advanced art class will hold a student art show, Views of the Village, at the Village Artisan’s Gallery, 100 Corry St., during the month of January. An opening event will take place on Friday, Jan. 9, 6–8 p.m. Some of the artists include, from left, Nadia Mulhall, Tom Amrhein and Lake Miller. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    When seven YSHS artists set out to create a public art exhibit at the beginning of the year, they had no idea that showing their work would be so much more difficult than creating it in the first place.

  • Bulldog sports round-up

    YSHS varsity cheerleaders inspired the boys team to victory at Greenon in December. From left are Mar’ria Miley, Nekyla Hawkins, Kara Edwards, Chelsea Horton, Sarah Jako, Modjeska Chavez and Jesi Worsham. Not pictured are Ashlei Kelly and Ashley Longshaw. (Submitted by Jimmy DeLong)

    BASKETBALL Best start for boys since 2010 The Yellow Springs High School boys varsity team improved to 8–2 on the season with a rugged 61–50 win over conference rival Dayton Christian on Saturday night. The 8–2 record is the best 10 game start for any Yellow Springs squad since 2010. The Bulldogs, who were coming […]

  • Ralph Grimes

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    Ralph M. Grimes, of Springfield, entered eternal life on Monday, Jan. 5, at Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was 90. Ralph was born Oct. 7, 1924, near Jeffersonville, the son of the late Grier and Cleora Grimes. He grew up in Yellow Springs, graduating from Bryan High School in 1942. He immediately entered the U.S. […]

  • Year in Review 2014: Village Life

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    YIR: Village Life

  • Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

    Isaiah Taylor went up to block a Greenon player during the YSHS boys basketball team’s 70–35 away victory on Dec. 22. Taylor scored nine in the contest in which every Bulldog player made the scoresheet. (Submitted photo by Jimmy DeLong)

    Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up