April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
Here in Ohio, we have quite the history, much of which is hiding in our small towns.
If you’ve ever spent some time in Yellow Springs, Ohio, then you know it’s a truly unique, one-of-a-kind town worth exploring. (Check out our previous article about this particular town here.) But did you know that this southwest Ohio town is also home to the oldest bar in the state? Most people don’t, but it’s certainly a must-stop when you’re in town. Take a look: