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Area Teachers Plan Use Grants To Educate In Unconventional Ways

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The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio announced seven Athens County teachers as recipients of the Walmart Foundation Strive for Excellence Mini-Grants Initiative. FAO partnered with the Walmart Foundation to support education in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine, and fund projects and programs proposed by area teachers. Nelsonville York Elementary Teacher Tina McWilliams… Read More

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Morning Update for October 5

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Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor Jim Petro says the Hocking College Board of Trustees needs to let the school's president make the day to day decisions. Plus, Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin has won a special election for governor in West Virginia. Listen to your audio update here.

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Tomblin Wins WV Governor Election

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Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin has won a special election for governor in West Virginia, overcoming Republican attempts to tie him to President Barack Obama and the health care plan. Tomblin has served as acting governor since Joe Manchin stepped down in November after he won a U.S. Senate seat. Tomblin defeated Republican drilling executive Bill… Read More