State troopers say a 6-year-old boy was fatally struck by a vehicle after crossing a road to check his grandparents' mailbox in southern Ohio.

The 49th annual Athens County Shrine Basketball Preview will be held Friday, November 28 at Athens High School's McAfee Gymnasium.

Tickets are $4 per person and will be available at the door.  All proceeds from the event go to the Athens County Shrine Club.

A skateboarder is in the hospital for evaulation after colliding with a CATS bus at the Richland Avenue crosswalk on the West Green of Ohio University.

OU Police are still investigating at the scene.

Traffic on Richland Avenue is down to one lane.

Athens Bulldogs Boys Basketball

Ibi Watson won’t be donning an Athens jersey this year, but the Bulldogs return many players that will have them atop the TVC-Ohio.

The Director of the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, Dr. Robert Stewart will be awarded The Medal of Honor from one of the world’s most storied institutions – Leipzig University.

After hours of protesting, nearly 100 Ohio University students finally got the result they wanted. Baker University Center officials agreed to keep the building open until students felt ready to go home.

A grand jury did not indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson for any crimes related to the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in August.

The Ohio University Police Department is asking anyone with information about a reported rape on campus to contact them.

Update 5:30 p.m.

AEP Ohio is bringing in crews from outside the region to help restore power to thousands of customers in its service area.

Economic researchers expect Ohio's holiday retail sales to rise even higher than national estimates as job gains and lower gas prices help fuel consumer confidence.