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Hocking College Contract Talks Resume

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Representatives of Hocking College and an employee union returned to the bargaining table today. They're trying again to come up with a new contract.   The Hocking College Education Association Support Staff Professionals union has been working on a new contract since last April.   Many college employees represented by the union have been working… Read More

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Dyeing To Drink

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In honor of St. Patrick's Day, most bars in Athens will be going “green” this Wednesday. Green Beer Day has established itself as a holiday in college towns across America, but one might consider its origins surprising. The first ever Green Beer Day was held in 1952 in Oxford, Ohio on the campus of Ohio… Read More

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Nearly 40 Grams Of Black Tar Heroin Netted In Bust


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Two men are in jail following what Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks is calling the one of the largest seizures of black tar heroin in the county. Mincks says officers arrested Jeffrey Braun, 25, of Vincent, and Clarence Cage Junior, 54, of Columbus, Friday after witnessing an alleged drug transaction in a shopping center parking… Read More

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Romney And Santorum Make Ohio Appeals

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Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum are making last-minute appeals to Ohioans in a Rust Belt state where polls show a neck-and-neck race just one day before the Super Tuesday primary. Romney is expected to appear at a campaign rally in Zanesville Monday evening.   Ten states across all regions of the country… Read More