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A contractor has been selected for the Richland Avenue Project that has been in planning since 2011.

The City of Athens announced that Shelly and Sands Inc. has been awarded the Richland Avenue project.

West Union Street improvement projects will cause water outages and traffic delays in the City of Athens.

Records show that the two inmates who escaped from an Ohio prison along with a convicted school shooter were cell mates.
 
The records also show that inmates Lindsey Bruce and Clifford Opperud were frequently disciplined for violating prison rules.
 
Energy companies are using more water and sand to extract natural gas from the Marcellus shale in Marshall and Ohio counties.
 

An advisory committee is being formed

Ohio University police are looking for six suspects who robbed an OU student Sunday morning.

The robbery happened near Cady and O’Bleness houses between 2:00 a.m. and 2:30 a.m.

Here’s a look at some of the stories making headlines this afternoon:

Camp Director Charged With Endangering Children

The release of the school report cards by the state last week led to grades ranging from A to F in school districts around Athens County. But the letter grades are not as cut and dried as they may seem to be.

A southeast Ohio camp director has been charged with a misdemeanor count of endangering children after an 11-year-old girl was wedged for hours between two rock walls.
 

Enrollment figures at Hocking College remain below the goal set earlier this summer by the institution.

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