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An Ohio University student says he will run for Nelsonville City Council next year.

Taylor Sappington, 23, says he is currently circulating petitions and plans to run for an at-large seat in the November 2015 election.

An Athens County judge vacated a ruling Thursday that inadvertently allowed the divorce decree of a same-sex couple.

The decision was vacated, the judge said, because the marriage itself was invalid in Ohio.

Gov. John Kasich says he plans to push back even harder against political adversaries during his second term, as he tries to further reduce Ohio's income tax, enact restrictions on charter schools and hammer out a satisfactory compromise on renewable-energy mandates.

A leading civil-rights organization is objecting to a religious requirement attached to $10 million in new Ohio educational mentorship grants.

A unique new course is enabling Ohio University students to become philanthropists in a venture designed to teach them ways to effectively contribute to their communities.

The former commissioner of the Trimble Twp. Youth League has been charged with stealing more than $8,000 from the organization.

A spokesman for Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin says the governor has no plans to officially declare a state holiday for the Friday after Christmas.

The Ohio Supreme Court has again upheld use of traffic camera enforcement by the state's municipalities.

Stephen J. Kopp, who oversaw $200 million in new buildings and renovations over nearly a decade as president of Marshall University, has died.

Billy Milligan, believed to be the first person to use a multiple personality disorder in an insanity defense, has died at age 59.

His sister says Milligan had cancer and died Friday at a Columbus, Ohio, hospital.