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WOUB contributor Scott Pfeiffer looks back at his favorite films of 2012, including Beasts of The Southern Wild, Moonrise Kingdom and Lincoln.
For the first time, two Ohio University professors have been named charter fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. John Kopchick and Geradine Botte are two of 98 fellows chosen to be NAI fellows by their peers. They are recognized for their outstanding contribution to innovation. Ohio University says Botte has become nationally recognized for… Read More
A man accused of raping young girls wants separate trials. The Ohio State Fire Marshal reminding people about fire safety as winter storms happen. Details in your morning update.
What is your biggest challenge in the coming year? That’s the question WOUB News is asking in a series called “2013: The View from City Hall. We are talking with mayors in Southeast Ohio. In part two of our series we talk with Athens Mayor Paul Wiehl, who said revenue “is always a challenge” and… Read More
An Ohio man charged with raping young girls is asking for separate trials. Thomas Shifflet of Glouster in southeastern Ohio is charged with rape and related counts in Athens County Common Pleas Court. The 75-year-old is accused of having sexual contact with five girls between the ages of 3 and 12. His attorney, John Lavelle,… Read More