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The Fests Are Here To Stay

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Community and university leaders, students, and residents of Athens all gathered outside Memorial Auditorium to discuss what can be done to keep the community safe following the problems at Palmer Fest two weeks ago. The idea of banning the fests all together as been raised, but just as quickly shelved. “Fests can’t be banned because… Read More

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Missing Lancaster Boy Returns Home


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A 10-year-old boy from Lancaster has been reunited with his parents after going missing on Tuesday. Greg Seesholtz, a lieutenant at the Lancaster Police Department, says Cornelius Graves disappeared from the River Valley Highlands shortly after 5 p.m. on Tuesday. The Ohio State Highway Patrol supplied a helicopter to search the surrounding area and neighbors… Read More

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Athens And OU Officials Encourage Better Behavior At Spring Fests

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About 100 Athens community members and Ohio University students gathered on campus Wednesday evening for a town hall meeting about the city's spring street festivals. The meeting came after a house caught fire at Palmer Fest two weeks ago and disruptive crowd behavior caused city officials to declare a riot. Ohio University President Roderick McDavis,… Read More