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Gov. John Kasich as denied mercy for a death row inmate set to be executed next week for shooting two men in the head in eastern Ohio in 1989. Donald Palmer had not requested mercy from the Ohio Parole Board, which can recommend clemency for a condemned inmate to the governor. … Read More
Dave Alvin is featured in performance at the Fur Peace Station concert hall on May 16, 2009.
Ohio University President Roderick McDavis will be a part of a new group of college presidents making decisions about how state colleges and universities will be funded in Governor John Kasich's new budget. McDavis told Athens reporters in a news conference today that these decisions are usually made by the state board of regents. The… Read More
Sophomore Kelly Lamberti's name is heard quite often in the Mid-American Conference offices in Cleveland, Ohio. Lamberti was named MAC East Co-Offensive Player of the Week after yet another impressive performance over the weekend. She was named MVP of the Bobcat Invitational after leading the 'Cats in kills, points, and aces. Lamberti earns his third… Read More
A new report shows more than 15 percent of Ohio households aren't sure where they'll find their next meal. The United States Department of Agriculture released the data last week. Cindy Camacho has been coming to the Fairfield County Food Pantry since 2008. That's when it moved to this location on East Main… Read More
Tri-County Adult Career Center and Hocking College collaborate to create business friendly training site
The Tri-County Adult Career Center and Hocking College are collaborating on a project to create business-friendly training sites for local ventures. The Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded the organizations 250,000 dollars in grant money to use toward the project. Director of Tri-County Kim McKinley say the money will be spent primarily on equipment. "I'll be… Read More
Students display a memorial on Ohio University's campus College Green. Several Southeastern Ohio communities will receive a grant for housing-related activities. Details in your afternoon update.
State wildlife officials want hunters to report unhealthy deer to their local wildfire officer as several counties battle a common deer disease. White-tailed deer in Ohio are affected by the disease called EHD. State wildlife and animal health officials have confirmed localized outbreaks of EHD in eight Ohio counties including Ross County. "The deer get… Read More
Gov. John Kasich paid his respects to the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks Tuesday morning. He spent several minutes in silence in the middle of the nearly 3,000 American flags that dot the Statehouse lawn. Each represents a life lost eleven years ago. Kasich briefly spoke to the media, saying he… Read More
The murder trial of a man charged in the slaying of his daughter-in-law, found strangled in a septic tank, has been moved to another southern Ohio county. Hocking County Common Pleas Judge John Wallace said Tuesday that William Inman Sr.'s trial will be held in Chillicothe in Ross County. Wallace earlier granted the change-of-venue… Read More