PHOTOS: Oberlin’s year in News-Tribune images


<p style="text-align: left;">John Cannon, commander of American Legion Post 656 in Oberlin, thanked everyone for attending Oberlin’s Veterans Day event.

John Cannon, commander of American Legion Post 656 in Oberlin, thanked everyone for attending Oberlin’s Veterans Day event.


He’s Batman! At least for Halloween at Eastwood Elementary School.


Students from the Oberlin Early Childhood Center help city workers put dirt around a new tree along South Main Street as part of the city’s Arbor Day celebration.


The “O” Circus Club shows off its members’ strength while performing on Tappan Square at the Oberlin College annual Culture Festival.


The U.S. Army Band visited Tappan Square for a night of rock and roll.


Anthony Gibbs of the 5th U.S. Colored Troops reenactment group out of Columbus chats with President Abraham Lincoln reenactor John Cooper at the opening of Oberlin’s Juneteenth celebration.


Tonye Hamilton drives to the basket for an open layup at Oberlin’s Outdoor Basketball Festival.


Orla Thompson rides a horse at Earth Camp.


Oberlin High School seniors Calvin Ramsey and Fayza Rahman are the 2015 homecoming king and queen.


OHS graduates Victoria Middlebrooks, Tara Moore, and Michaela Amato pose at commencement.


At back-to-school time, Dorian Levine and Noah Frantz are eager to hit Oberlin High School.


Pastor A.G. Miller of the Oberlin House of the Lord Fellowship helps a child light the first candle in remembrance of the Rev. Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, killed by a domestic terrorist in Charleston, S.C.


News-Tribune file photos

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then enjoy this very long chapter chronicling 2015 in our city and capturing its character. We picked some of our favorites, some of the most vibrant, some of the most fun, and many sharing smiles — but all spelling out exactly what Oberlin is all about.

John Cannon, commander of American Legion Post 656 in Oberlin, thanked everyone for attending Oberlin’s Veterans Day event.

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John Cannon, commander of American Legion Post 656 in Oberlin, thanked everyone for attending Oberlin’s Veterans Day event.

He’s Batman! At least for Halloween at Eastwood Elementary School.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_4317.jpgHe’s Batman! At least for Halloween at Eastwood Elementary School.

Students from the Oberlin Early Childhood Center help city workers put dirt around a new tree along South Main Street as part of the city’s Arbor Day celebration.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_0104.jpgStudents from the Oberlin Early Childhood Center help city workers put dirt around a new tree along South Main Street as part of the city’s Arbor Day celebration.

The “O” Circus Club shows off its members’ strength while performing on Tappan Square at the Oberlin College annual Culture Festival.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_cmyk.jpgThe “O” Circus Club shows off its members’ strength while performing on Tappan Square at the Oberlin College annual Culture Festival.

The U.S. Army Band visited Tappan Square for a night of rock and roll.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_9825.jpgThe U.S. Army Band visited Tappan Square for a night of rock and roll.

Anthony Gibbs of the 5th U.S. Colored Troops reenactment group out of Columbus chats with President Abraham Lincoln reenactor John Cooper at the opening of Oberlin’s Juneteenth celebration.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_DSC_1893.jpgAnthony Gibbs of the 5th U.S. Colored Troops reenactment group out of Columbus chats with President Abraham Lincoln reenactor John Cooper at the opening of Oberlin’s Juneteenth celebration.

Tonye Hamilton drives to the basket for an open layup at Oberlin’s Outdoor Basketball Festival.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_0153.jpgTonye Hamilton drives to the basket for an open layup at Oberlin’s Outdoor Basketball Festival.

Orla Thompson rides a horse at Earth Camp.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_9813.jpgOrla Thompson rides a horse at Earth Camp.

Oberlin High School seniors Calvin Ramsey and Fayza Rahman are the 2015 homecoming king and queen.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_8448.jpgOberlin High School seniors Calvin Ramsey and Fayza Rahman are the 2015 homecoming king and queen.

OHS graduates Victoria Middlebrooks, Tara Moore, and Michaela Amato pose at commencement.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_OHSGrad8.jpgOHS graduates Victoria Middlebrooks, Tara Moore, and Michaela Amato pose at commencement.

At back-to-school time, Dorian Levine and Noah Frantz are eager to hit Oberlin High School.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_IMG_6073.jpgAt back-to-school time, Dorian Levine and Noah Frantz are eager to hit Oberlin High School.

Pastor A.G. Miller of the Oberlin House of the Lord Fellowship helps a child light the first candle in remembrance of the Rev. Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, killed by a domestic terrorist in Charleston, S.C.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2015/12/web1_pray.jpgPastor A.G. Miller of the Oberlin House of the Lord Fellowship helps a child light the first candle in remembrance of the Rev. Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, killed by a domestic terrorist in Charleston, S.C.