Archive

You are viewing the March 15, 2013 daily archives

WOUB Digital

Instant Reaction: Ohio 74, W. Michigan 63


Posted on:

  Final: Ohio 74, Western Michigan 63 No. 2 Ohio D.J. Cooper: 21 points, 10 assists, 3 steals Walter Offutt: 14 points, 11 rebounds No. 3 Western Michigan Darius Paul: 16 points, 6-7 field goals Shayne Whittington: 6 points, 12 rebounds, 2-7 field goals   First Half Ohio 41, Western Michigan 24 On the Run: Western… Read More

WOUB Digital

Accessibility And Inclusion At Ohio University


Posted on:

On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Joan Butcher talks with Laura Myers and Darrell Purdy of the Office for Institutional Equity at Ohio University, and Lacey Hawk, the assistant to Ohio University’s chief information officer. Butcher, Myers, Purdy, and Hawk discuss issues of accessibility and inclusion at Ohio University, the Presidential Advisory… Read More

WOUB Digital

Podcast: Ohio Takes On Western Michigan


Posted on:

Ohio Men's Basketball takes on No. 3 Western Michigan in the MAC Tournament semifinals Friday. Bradley Parks, Avery Jennings and Matthew Doyle preview the matchup in a special MAC Tourney edition of the Weekly Dish podcast. Talking points include Western Michigan's win over Eastern Michigan in the MAC quarterfinals, the Bronco duo of Shayne Whittington… Read More

WOUB Digital

Jon Smith, Stevie Taylor: The Energizers


Posted on:

The final buzzer sounded on March 2 in the Alumni Arena in Buffalo, NY. The scoreboard read, “Buffalo 81, Akron 67.” The Bulls had upset the No. 24 team in the country in their own building, giving the Zips their first Mid-American Conference loss of the season, something the Ohio Bobcats weren’t able to do… Read More

West Virginia Senate Holding Off Vote On Education Bill

By:
Posted on:

The West Virginia Senate is revisiting Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s proposed changes to the school calendar and teacher hiring and transfers. Senators held off voting on the governor’s bill Friday while seeking to address concerns about those changes from groups representing teachers and school workers. A vote could come Monday as lawmakers, Tomblin administration officials… Read More

WOUB Digital

D.I.Y. Personal Care Products


Posted on:

On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Kim Valentour talks with Maghan Lunsford, fitness center coordinator at Wellworks, about D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) personal care products. Valentour and Lunsford discuss “recipes” for making your own toothpaste, deodorant and cough syrup, as well as some precautions to take when mixing essential oils and the… Read More

WOUB Digital

Portsmouth Man Arrested on Methamphetamine Charges


Posted on:

A Portsmouth man has been arrested on charges relating to the manufacturing of methamphetamine.  Gregory Baker, 35, was arrested for methamphetamine related offences including the manufacturing of methamphetamine within 100 feet of a juvenile and possession of chemicals for the manufacture of methamphetamine. Baker already had an outstanding warrant for his arrest for previous methamphetamine… Read More

WOUB Digital

Pellet Guns Cause Gun Scare

By:
Posted on:

Three Muskingum County high school students are in custody at the Juvenile Detention Center after allegedly bringing pellet guns to Maysville High School. The incident started Thursday morning when a neighbor reported seeing a group of men with guns surrounding a trailer in the 2800 block of Maysville Pike. Five units from the Muskingum County… Read More

WOUB Digital

Late Night Amber Alerts To Cell Phones Temporarily Cease In Ohio

By:
Posted on:

The Ohio Amber Alert Steering Committee has decided for now to stop sending alerts about abducted children to Ohioans' cellphones between midnight and 6 a.m. after an overnight alert prompted complaints.      A State Highway Patrol spokeswoman tells The Columbus Dispatch there was "considerable grumbling" in complaints to troopers and the attorney general about… Read More

WOUB Digital

Benoit Withdraws Name From Chancellor Search

By:
Posted on:

Ohio University Provost Pam Benoit has withdrawn as a finalist for the position of chancellor at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire according to information posted on the school’s website. Dr. Benoit was one of five finalists selected by the UW-Eau Claire search committee. Phone calls to Dr. Benoit and Ohio University Communications and Marketing seeking… Read More

WOUB Digital

Telephone Wire Theft Results In Arrests

By:
Posted on:

Two men from Lawrence County have been arrested and charged with multiple thefts of copper telephone wire. Investigators say the thefts accounted for dozens of outages of phone and internet service since last June. The Lawrence County Ohio Sheriff charged Pedro residents Brian Bloomfield,34, and Randy Depriest,30, with 15 counts of disrupting public service and… Read More

WOUB Digital

Morning Update for March 15


Posted on:

An Oak Hill man is being charged with burglary. Two men from Lawrence County were arrested for theft of copper wire. The Ohio EPA is holding a public hearing about mine discharge. More details in this morning update.

WOUB Digital

Navy Honors Death Of Caldwell Man

By:
Posted on:

The Navy is honoring two divers who died mysteriously during underwater operations at Aberdeen Proving Ground near Baltimore. Their unit held a memorial service Thursday in Virginia Beach for Navy Diver 1st Class James Reyher of Caldwell, Ohio, and Navy Diver 2nd Class Ryan Harris of Gladstone, Mo. A spokesman says more than 400 people… Read More