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A slew of upset wins through nine weeks of regular season play has helped the Mid-American Conference crack the top 5 in CBSSports.com's Conference Power Rankings. The MAC grabbed the fifth spot behind the likes of the SEC (T-1), Big 12 (T-1), Pac-12 (3) and Big Ten (4), but ahead of a pair of Automatic… Read More
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, The American Institute for Cancer Research is reminding women of a little-known factor causing ten percent of breast cancer cases. Drinking alcohol, even in moderation, can harm more than just the liver. Doctors believe as little as one drink a day can significantly increase a… Read More
On the same day that his team was selected to win the MAC East title, Ohio point guard D.J. Cooper earned a little preseason recognition himself. Cooper was selected as a honorable mention pick for ESPN's "Best of the Best: The Top 10 Point Guards" by Jason King. Other names on the list include Isaiah… Read More
On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, Maureen Wagner talks with members of Clem House, a local recovery center, about the documentary Bill W.
The film, which spotlights A.A. co-founder Bill Wilson, will be screened Nov. 2 through Nov. 4 at The Athena Cinema.
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
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.
The Muskingum Valley Symphonic Winds will open its 20th season with a performance titled "European Traditions" on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. in Brown Chapel on the campus of Muskingum University. The concert's title reflects a celebration of the European tradition of wind band composition. The featured soloist is flutist Nicole Charles. Under the… Read More
Ohio men's basketball is coming off one of the best seasons in program history in 2011-12, so it is only fitting that the team receives some recognition before the first tip off of 2012-13. The Bobcats were picked to take the first spot in the East Division in the MAC Men's Basketball Preseason Poll. Ohio… Read More
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is going ahead with a planned stop in the Dayton area, but the campaign says the focus will be on helping victims of Superstorm Sandy. The Tuesday event at Fairmont High School in Kettering is scheduled to start at 11 a.m. A Romney spokeswoman said the event will be… Read More
At least 268,000 customers are without power in West Virginia as superstorm Sandy buried parts of the state under more than a foot of snow. Appalachian Power's website says 154,000 customers are without service in 19 counties. That includes 50,000 in Kanawha County, 13,000 in Fayette County, 11,000 in Raleigh County and 10,000 in Boone… Read More