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A Hocking County court spokeswoman says it's expected to take about a week to select a jury for a murder trial in Logan. William Inman II is being tried for killing his 25-year-old estranged wife, Summer Inman. The jury selection process began last week and continued Tuesday. More than 300 potential jurors have been summoned…. Read More
The trial of an Athens County woman accused of murdering her four-year-old step-daughter moves forward after a competency hearing this morning. You'll find the details in your afternoon audio update.
Grammy award winner Laurence Juber is featured at the Fur Peace Ranch in a solo performance April 28, 2012. Plus, Hot Tuna from March 17, 2012. Laurence Juber pt 1 Laurence Juber pt 2 Laurence Juber pt 3
Guitar great Clive Carroll is featured in solo performance April 28, 2012 at the Fur Peace Ranch. Plus, Hot Tuna from March 17, 2012.
Airs Thursday, June 14 • 9 p.m. Scientists say one of the world's vast reservoirs of natural gas lies in a huge area of land stretching from New York to West Virginia. It's called the Marcellus Shale Deposit. Energy companies say the most efficient existing method to free the gas beneath the surface is a… Read More
Supporters of a lesbian mother will present a petition at the Boy Scouts of America's annual meeting in Orlando to protest her removal from a troop in Ohio. Jennifer Tyrrell's supporters will present the petition with more than 275,000 names when the Boy Scouts' meeting begins in Florida Wednesday. Tyrrell was removed last April as… Read More
The prosecution of an Athens County woman accused of murdering her 4-year-old step-daughter moves forward following a competency hearing Tuesday morning. Twenty-five-year old Ashley Young, of The Plains, was previously found not competent to stand trial in October. However, Judge Michael Ward ruled Young competent. Young was charged with murder last May after Kaylen Young… Read More
A public information session and hearing will be held on Wednesday May 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Franklin Township Building in Strasburg. The session and hearing will discuss the possible water quality impacts of a Sugar Creek bridge replacement. According to Tuscarawas County Engineer Joe Bachman, the bridge had been closed for over a… Read More
More than 220 musicians joined forces Saturday evening for a historical presentation. With Peter Jarjisian conducting, Ohio University's four combined choirs, Symphony Orchestra and soloists performed Johann Sebastian Bach's B Minor Mass in its entirety for the first time in Athens. The largest choral composition in existence was Jarjisian's last concert as Director of Choral… Read More
The Ohio County Development Authority may be fined nearly $26,000 over pollution of Middle Wheeling Creek near Elm Grove. The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection says the fine is being considered for work done by Ohio-based Sugar Contracting. The DEP says workers failed to contain silt as they laid part of a 5-mile water… Read More