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Bus drivers, cafeteria workers and maintenance staff who work for the Athens City School District have a new contract. The school board approved the agreement Thursday evening after the agreement had been ratified by the union membership earlier in the week. Superintendent Carl Martin says it's a three year deal providing workers with pay raises… Read More
Law enforcement officials say they think a marijuana grow operation discovered in rural southern Ohio could be connected to a Mexican drug cartel. The Ohio Attorney General's Office said the 1,200 plants were discovered this week during a routine helicopter search to eradicate growing marijuana in Pike County. During the ground raid, officers found two… Read More
A meth bust in Gallia County lands three Cheshire residents in jail; Nine more counties in Ohio have been named disaster areas because of the summer's high heat and drought, but showers are in the forecast for today with highs in the 70s. More in today's audio update from WOUB News.