Memorial http://wyso.org en Remembering Tom Scheidt http://wyso.org/post/remembering-tom-scheidt <p>Local musician Tom Scheidt passed away earlier this week.&nbsp; Scheidt was a long-time member of the Miami Valley music scene, playing in a number of bands including Chazz and Orion&mdash;and was a founding member of Fannigan&rsquo;s Isle in 1984.</p><p>Here Niki Dakota talks with Rick Fannin, Scheidt&#39;s longtime musical partner in Fannigan&#39;s Isle.&nbsp; Dakota and Fannin discuss Scheidt&#39;s legacy as a musician, teacher and storyteller in the Miami Valley.</p> Tue, 06 Sep 2011 18:29:01 +0000 Niki Dakota 5340 at http://wyso.org Funerals Set for Ohio Pilots in Biplane Crash http://wyso.org/post/funerals-set-ohio-pilots-biplane-crash <p>SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - Visitations and funeral services have been set for the two pilots killed in the crash of a Wright Brothers-style biplane in western Ohio.</p><p>The Dayton Daily News reports the families of 73-year-old Don Gum and 64-year-old Mitchell Cary will receive visitors separately Wednesday evening, and the families scheduled funeral services for Thursday.</p><p>The men were members of Wright &quot;B&quot; Flyer Inc., an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization.</p><p>Federal investigators say an announcement of what caused the crash last Saturday could take up to eight months.</p> Wed, 03 Aug 2011 16:06:17 +0000 Associated Press 2590 at http://wyso.org