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Former Nebraska Coach Tom Osborne announced Wednesday that he is retiring from his position as Athletic Director for the University of Nebraska effective January 1. Osborne has held the position since 2007. Prior to overseeing the Nebraska Athletic Department, Osborne coached Nebraska football for 25 seasons from 1973 to 1997. During that time, Osborne compiled… Read More
Ohio University is projected to save $38 million through new water and energy conservation measures over the next 15 years. The university awarded the Constellation company a contract for the work at 72 of the buildings on OU's main campus in Athens. According to a news release, the $28 million project will be funded… Read More
Southeast Ohio farmers feeling the effects of the recent drought might find help in an Ohio Department of Agriculture meeting Thursday night. Governor John Kasich instructed the department set up the series of drought meetings across the state. The next meeting will take place at Hocking College at 8 p.m. in John Light Hall…. Read More
Members of OU's Marching 110 talk about their recent halftime performance during the Bengals/Browns game at Paul Brown Stadium.
Voters in the New Lexington City School District will have a tax levy renewal on the November ballot. Superintendent Tonya Sherburne said the renewal is for three mills and would last five years. This tax issue has been renewed twice in the past. Sherburne said the school district uses about $70,000 per year from the renewal… Read More
Police are investigating a Wheeling Jesuit student's report that she was sexually assaulted by five male students in an on-campus dormitory. Wheeling deputy police chief Martin Kimball tells media outlets that the 20-year-old woman told investigators that the alleged assault occurred Saturday night in a room at Thomas Moore Hall. The woman said she… Read More
Democratic congressional candidate Bill Adkins picked up an endorsement from the United Mine Workers of America. West Virginia's prepaid state tuition plan is 99% funded. Details in your morning update.
One person is dead and another is hurt after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Chillicothe. According to investigators with the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Jeanetta Good, 26, of Chillicothe, was hit when she pulled out onto State Route 104 in front of a northbound car driven by Nicholas Draise, 22, of Kingston. Authorities say… Read More