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Articles From August 30th, 2019

  • Native American mascot controversy — Schools learn limits of debate

    Should schools use Native American images and names for sports teams? Yellow Springs High School 10th-grade social studies students were set to debate the pros and cons of that question next week before a panel of community member judges. But over the last week, YSHS staff, school parents and villagers wrestled with a different question — should the issue of Native American mascots and nicknames be up for debate?

  • Volunteers needed for annual Strawberry Cutting Bee

    The annual Strawberry Festival will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 7 and 8, and will be kicked off with a Cutting Bee on Friday morning.

    The annual Strawberry Cutting Bee, where volunteers help to cut berries for the First Presbyterian Church’s Strawberry Fest fundraiser, will be held Friday, June 7, beginning at 9 a.m. at the church.