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Athens County Commisioners will meet with an organization planning to build a new affordable housing project in the Plains on Thursday.

Rural Action has been given a $100,000 Farm to School Support Service Grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The money will go toward purchasing local food and equipment to properly prepare and freeze the food to then ship to the schools.

Judge Gayle Williams-Byers of the South Euclid Municipal Court in Cuyahoga County acknowledges that there is a high degree of distrust by citizens of the legal system and of grand juries. It is leading to turmoil in Ohio and across the nation.

About 750 Alpha Natural Resources workers at West Virginia coal mines will keep their jobs, despite layoff warnings this summer.

In a news release Monday, Alpha said operations will continue at eight mines in Logan, Mingo, Boone and Raleigh counties.

The state patrol says it's investigating an early morning car crash that killed two 19-year-old teens.

The patrol's Lancaster post says the accident happened Sunday about 3:30 a.m. when Nathan Walker of Lancaster lost control of his car and hit a pole in Greenfield Township.

A committee overseeing Ohio's emergency radio communication system is getting an update on a plan to place the radios in schools.

The goal is to allow schools to use the Ohio Multi-Agency Radio Communication System to alert first responders that police are needed.

The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles is hoping to accept credit and debit cards for the first time by the end of next year.
 
Oil and gas production in Ohio continues to rise.
 
Statistics released by the state on Friday show production of oil and natural gas from shale drilling continued its steady increase in the third quarter of the year.
 
An Ohio Family Violence Prevention Project report says more than 30,000 children and 105,000 elderly people are abused or neglected each year and more than 82,000 women are physically assaulted by their intimate partners.
 
West Virginia's new electronic licensing system for hunters, trappers and anglers will go into effect Jan. 1.
 
The Division of Natural Resources says staff will prepare for converting paper records into the new system during the last week of December.
 

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