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Ohio Softball Releases 2013 Schedule


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Ohio softball will kick off the 2013 season on February 8 in Greenville, N.C. and start home play in Athens on March 23. The 'Cats have 54 total contests, 16 home games and four non-conference tournaments slated for this spring.  The ECU Pirtate Classic in Greenville will be the first tournament of the year, followed… Read More

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Ohio Men’s Hoops’ Next Big Thing


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Ask Maurice Ndour where he’s going to play basketball next season and he just might respond to you in one of the five languages he speaks fluently. Ask him to respond in English and the Senegal native will tell you without hesitation, “Ohio University." Ndour, a native of Thies, Senegal, is currently playing basketball for… Read More

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Evening Audio Update For October 30


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An Ohio jury has reached a verdict in the case of a teenager accused of participating in the slayings of three men lured by a phony Craigslist job offers. Authorities say a seven-hour police standoff with two armed suspects in eastern Ohio has ended with their arrests. Details in our evening audio update.

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Athens Weather Not Expected To Become More Severe


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The effects of Hurricane Sandy have finally reached Southeast Ohio, with winter-like temperatures lurking in Athens and surrounding areas.  Even Ryan Fogt, who predicts the weather every day at Ohio University's Scalia Laboratory, said he didn't predict this. "I was surprised to see a little snow on the ground [Tuesday] morning. I didn't think we'd… Read More

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Southern Ohio Still Feeling The Effects Of Sandy


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Much of South-Central Ohio is still feeling the effects of Hurricane Sandy. Snow is still falling and much of the state is still under a wind advisory. The rain is creating slick roads and sludge-filled pavement. ODOT District 9 crews are out patrolling the surrounding roads, and bridges. The crews are focusing on treating spots that have… Read More

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Retrial of Former Teacher Accused of Sexual Imposition


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A retrial is underway Tuesday morning for a Noble County teacher accused of inappropriately touching students. Steven Wentworth of Pleasant City faces numerous charges including three felony counts of gross sexual imposition. A judge declared a mistrial on September 18th because there weren't enough potential jurors. Wentworth is pleading not guilty.  

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Fatal Accident Claims 86-Year-Old Philo Woman


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An 86-year-old Philo woman is dead after a fatal crash in Zanesville Monday morning. Zanesville Police Captain Tony Coury says Leonabelle Bobb was a passenger in 45-year-old Betty Foraker's car when it was hit by a cement truck around 7 a.m. The vehicles collided at the intersection of State Route 719 and Moxahala Avenue. Bobb… Read More