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Elections Section :: Page 2

  • Crockett, Eastman Township Trustees

    Mark Crockett and John Eastman (submitted photos)

    Incumbent Mark Crockett and challenger John Eastman were elected as Miami Township Trustees on Tuesday. Both will serve four-year terms, joining Trustee Chris Mucher on the three-person board. Crockett was returned to the seat he has held for the last 12 years. He was the race’s only incumbent as longtime Trustee Lamar Spracklen, whose term […]

  • Exit polls show local concerns

    A robust turnout was reported by election officials on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 5, when villagers and Miami Township residents for the first time voted at Antioch University Midwest. Villagers voted on candidates for Village Council and school board, and village and township voters weighed in on Miami Township trustees. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Who wins the Village Council, school board and trustee races in the 2013 general election will suggest how the political winds are blowing in Yellow Springs and Miami Township. Harder to parse out will be why any particular candidate won.

  • 2013 Yellow Springs Village and Miami Township Election Results


    Wintrow, Housh, MacQueen win Village Council seats; Merhemic, Scott, Conn take the school board; Crockett and Eastman elected Township Trustees.

  • Yellow Springs candidates’ forums video, online


    Yellow Springs 2013 candidates’ forums video, online, courtesy of local access cable Channel 5.

  • Village Council candidates talk economy and finding a new Village manager

    Villagers packed the Mills Lawn gym for Thursday's Candidates Night.

    Eight Village Council candidates participated in the second Candidates Night forum Thursday night, sponsored by the James A. McKee Group.

  • Candidate night draws crowd

    Evan Scott was one of six school board candidates who participated in the first of two election forums sponsored by the James A. McKee Group.

    Candidates running for both Yellow Springs school board and Miami Township trustee spoke and answered questions at last night’s candidates forum, the first of two sponsored by the James A. McKee Group.

  • Yellow Springs 2013 Election Guide online edition

    The 2013 Yellow Springs Election Guide contains information about the local candidates and issues that will appear on the Nov. 5 ballot for Yellow Springs and Miami Township residents.

    The Yellow Springs News Election Guide for 2013 is available in this week’s print edition of the News. This online edition is identical to the print edition.

  • Polling for all Yellow Springs precincts at Antioch University Midwest


    Polling for all Yellow Springs precincts at Antioch University Midwest

  • Robust field for local races

    In the past several weeks, several additional villagers have thrown their hats in the ring for local elective offices, making this year’s election season especially robust. Eight people are running for the three open seats on Village Council, seven seek the three seats on the Yellow Springs Board of Education and seven are running for […]

  • More candidates heat up races

    Villagers are being asked to voluntarily reduce water usage.

    A robust field of candidates have announced their intention to run for either Village Council, school board or Miami Township Trustees this fall.