Wayne Baker

Clark County Reporter

Wayne Baker is a graduate of Yellow Springs High School and Central State University. He has worked in print media for several years covering news and sports.  Baker has coached youth basketball in the Yellow Springs school system and served on the Human Relations Commission.

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Around the Miami Valley
5:09 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

Tuesday, August 6th Special Election Information

In Today’s special election, voters in 23 Ohio counties will decide 28 issues, 19 of which are school issues. Here are some of the issues on Miami Valley ballots.

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

On the ballot in Montgomery County are a German Twp. Parks and Recreation levy, a Huber Heights school levy, and two ballot issues asking voters to move forward with a joint economic development zone, and hotel district between Butler Township and the City of Vandalia.

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Around the Miami Valley
4:44 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Press Release from Village Announces Crisis Team to Arrive Tonight

During a morning press conference, Yellow Springs Council President Judith Hempling and Vice-President Lori Askeland released a detailed statement about the recent standoff situation involving Paul E. Schenck.

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Crime
6:25 am
Wed July 31, 2013

SWAT Team Stand-Off In Yellow Springs Ends With One Dead

Credit Wayne Baker

A SWAT team situation ended in Yellow Springs early this morning with one person dead. Multiple law enforcement agencies from Greene County and around the Dayton area responded to the 200 block of North High Street in Yellow Springs after gun shots were fired around 10:30 last night.

Police and SWAT teams exchanged gunfire with the alleged suspect several times during the standoff which was still going on early this morning.

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Around the Miami Valley
4:39 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Immigration Reform Rally Scheduled for Boehner's Clark County Office

A large group of protestors and speakers are expected to lead a rally for immigration reform Saturday afternoon at Speaker of the House John Boehner's Clark County office.

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Around the Miami Valley
1:26 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Springfield's Windy Knoll Golf Club Unveils First Hovercraft Golf Cart

Credit Wayne Baker

Springfield's Windy Knoll Golf Club will unveil on Saturday the world's first hovercraft golf cart. The golf club will become the first in the country to make the hovercraft available for public use.

The Neoteric Golf Hovercraft's 65 Horsepower German engine will soon be carting golfers and their bags through water hazards and sand traps at the Windy Knoll Golf Club. It looks like a water ride at an amusement park attached to a wind fan. It travels nine inches off the ground and its fast. Fifty five miles per hour at top speed.

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