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Unemployment rate stayed at 5.7 percent


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The Start Talking program is a sign of hope for families who have lost loved ones due to drug abuse


A warm up in sight for this weekend


First-year medical students' first patients provide a unique learning experience


State officials say Ohio has more than 500 medical practices delivering a teamwork-based model of health care.
The approach is known in the industry as patient-centered medical homes.

Whether a first time attendee, or a pawpaw veteran, there were plenty of new and interesting sites to see and be part of at the 16th annual Ohio Pawpaw Festival over the weekend at Lake Snowden.

Nelsonville’s new water treatment plant is online and providing water to city residents and businesses.

A deputy who was reinstated after appealing his termination from the Athens County Sheriff’s Office has been suspended with pay pending an investigation against him.

Doctors Hospital Nelsonville will officially stop admitting patients effective Oct. 15, according to OhioHealth spokesman Mark Hopkins.

The Athens County Engineer's Office will be closing County Road 53 (Bethany Ridge) in Rome Twp., between County Road 143 (Potter) and Route 50 on Monday, Sept. 15 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The closure is for roadway paving and is weather permitting. Drivers are advised to avoid this area.

Permission is being sought to add Athens Medical Laboratory to a medical negligence case pending in Franklin County Common Pleas Court.

What started essentially as a beautification project has undergone a metamorphosis into a plan to establish a monarch butterfly way station in Nelsonville.

AEP Press Release — AEP customers in the city of Athens will be impacted by a planned power outage on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from 6-7 a.m. AEP will be performing maintenance work on lines at the Clark Station, including changing a breaker tie. It will impact all of the city at some point.

The goal was two-fold — providing a healthy lunch to all students and helping parents financially.