Community Voices http://wyso.org en A Search For Water http://wyso.org/post/search-water <p></p><p><em>We notice things done by hand, they stand out. And this spring and summer we have been visiting people who work with their hands; we heard from a Thatcher and two arborists.&nbsp; Today Community Voices producer Renee Wilde has another story of a person who uses their hands in an unusual way.</em></p><p>Do you know what a water witch is? Some say it's a myth; others don't know.&nbsp; But if you guessed that a water witch is one of those sticks that you find water with, that’s pretty close.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:19:59 +0000 Renee Wilde 52167 at http://wyso.org A Search For Water Keeping A Native Roofing Tradition Alive http://wyso.org/post/keeping-native-roofing-tradition-alive <p></p><p><em>Spring is roofing season – time to check your roof for damage it may have sustained during the winter.&nbsp; Near the banks of the Great Miami River in Dayton, a man is making an unusual roof this spring, using materials most that most people would never consider. Community Voices producer Renee Wilde has our story.</em></p><p></p><p></p><p>Tucked between a busy interstate and a pair of train tracks lies a prehistoric site called the Sunwatch Indian Village, and in that recreated village something unusual is going on. An Irishman is keeping a Native American tradition alive.</p> Mon, 05 May 2014 11:32:51 +0000 Renee Wilde 49387 at http://wyso.org Keeping A Native Roofing Tradition Alive Thanksgiving Audio Essays from Centerville High School http://wyso.org/post/thanksgiving-audio-essays-centerville-high-school <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13.333333969116211px; line-height: 17.98611068725586px;">Students in Centerville High School's Communication Arts Broadcast Management program share what they are thankful for this year.</span></p><p></p><p>AJ Brooks, 17</p><p></p><p>Madison Brown-Boles, 16</p><p>Phillip Hickey, 17</p><p></p> Thu, 28 Nov 2013 15:01:00 +0000 Sarah Buckingham 42376 at http://wyso.org Community Voices Producer Lauren Shows Goes Ghost Hunting In Springfield http://wyso.org/post/community-voices-producer-lauren-shows-goes-ghost-hunting-springfield <p></p><p></p><p><em>It's the time of year when ghost and ghouls are on the mind. but for some folks in the Miami Valley, the spirit world is a year-round occupation. Community Voices Producer Lauren Shows takes us to Springfield to meet Darin Hough, who quit his job to open Ghost Hunting Source, a store that sells paranormal investigation equipment.</em></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>“Well, I've been selling the equipment online for about six or seven years now,” Darin Hough says, “And it's just gotten bigger and bigger every year, so I just thought I'd try and take the next step.”</p><p></p> Sun, 27 Oct 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Sarah Buckingham 41137 at http://wyso.org Community Voices Producer Lauren Shows Goes Ghost Hunting In Springfield The Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors Turns 75 http://wyso.org/post/dayton-society-painters-and-sculptors-turns-75 <p><em>The Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors turns seventy-five this year and to celebrate DSPS will offer seventy-five hours of artist demonstrations from October 21 through November 24. Community Voices Producer Will Davis gives us a preview.</em></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Marylyn Hart is a life-long resident of Dayton, and a painter. I recently visited </span>Marylyn<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in her studio, which is a room brimming with books and music and colors and shapes.</span></p> Sun, 20 Oct 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Will Davis 40794 at http://wyso.org The Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors Turns 75