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From The Print Section :: Page 3

  • Nipper to return to YSPD — Prosecutor drops charges

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    A special prosecutorstated he has concluded his review of charges against a Yellow Springs police officer, and found a lack of evidence to move forward.

  • Becoming Zay: growing up trans

    Zay Crawford’s parents, Chasilee and Jason, lifted their daughter in the air after her naming ceremony last Thursday at Shawnee Park in Xenia. Family, friends and supporters gathered together to celebrate Zay’s new name — Zay Irene Crawford — and her still-unfolding journey. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    It was an ordinary Thursday. The last Thursday in April, grey, a little chilly. The lobby of the Greene County Courthouse in Xenia was quiet. And then, single file through the security doorway, a crowd of two dozen surged in.

  • Antioch School Forest Kindergarten— Where the wild things are

    In Antioch School’s Forest Kindergarten program, the outdoors serves as laboratory and playground. Pictured, Kaede Eto took water samples from the river last month — while also holding fast to her doll. (Photo by Carol Simmons)

    the Kindergarten group at Antioch School has succeeded in beginning every school week exploring, playing and learning out-of-doors. They call it Forest Kindergarten.

  • May 12, 2016 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    YSHS Bulldog Oluka Okia leapt an outrageous and record-making 6’6” in the high jump event at the Bulldog Invitational track and field meet last week. The Bulldogs’ performance included the shattering of many meet records, including a record held for over 20 years. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    May 12, 2016 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Rev. Rex Eugene Hodge

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    The Rev. Rex Eugene Hodge, age 79, of Republic, Mo., died at home on May 6, from complications associated with Multiple Systems Atrophy, Shy-Drager syndrome.

  • Tod A. Fuller

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    Tod A. Fuller, age 44, of Fairborn, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 9, at Patriot Ridge Nursing Home.

  • Activist presses for justice for John Crawford

    Villager Bomani Moyenda is leading a group of people, including several from Yellow Springs, seeking justice for the family of John Crawford III, who was shot by police in the Beavercreek Walmart in 2014. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    About 40 people gathered to hear local activist Bomani Moyenda and the Reverend Jerome McCorry, of Dayton, respond to the latest developments in the 2014 Beavercreek Walmart shooting case.

  • May 5, 2016 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    The Yellow Springs Bulldogs tennis doubles team of Kasey Linkhart and Dylan Dietrich served their way to victory against the Xenia Christian Ambassadors, winning both of their matches 6–1. The Bulldogs emerged victorious with a final score of 3–2. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    May 5, 2016 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Haydn’s ‘Creation’ to sound

    The Yellow Springs Community Chorus and Community Orchestra present “The Creation” by Haydn next Sunday, May 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. The group is shown here rehearsing Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms” last year, with Jennifer Gilchrist, who is a featured soloist for “The Creation,” shown standing at right. (News archive photo by Matt Minde)

    Haydn’s oratorio “The Creation” will be performed at the spring concert of the Yellow Springs Community Chorus and the Yellow Springs Orchestra on Mother’s Day.

  • Making a good life in Yellow Springs

    Cory and Amanda Howard, with Townes, a Walker Coonhound they rescued, enjoyed a recent sunny Saturday afternoon on their Cliff Street porch. The couple moved to the village over four years ago. With a rental they love, jobs in the area and their first child on the way, the couple is putting down roots in Yellow Springs. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    Walk by a certain Cliff Street porch on a spring or summer evening, and Cory and Amanda Howard will likely be out in the cooling air.