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Marietta Theater Awarded Grant Funds

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A historic Marietta theater got a boost in funding thanks for a grant from the Ohio Arts Council. The Colony Theater received $4,031 from a total pool of nearly $400,000 in grants. The theater is slated for a restoration project costing nearly $5 million.  Supporters hope to restore the theater to its former glory, when… Read More

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Kasich Appoints Democratic Senator To Head Governor’s Office Of Appalachia

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Ohio's Republican Governor has appointed a Democratic State Senator to head the Governor's Office of Appalachia. According to a news release, John Kasich has appointed Jason Wilson of Columbiana to become the GOA director. The Governor's Office of Appalachia is the state's lead agency for fostering job creation and development in the 32-county appalachian region…. Read More