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Jackson Addiction Treatment Center Now Open

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A state-funded addiction treatment center has opened in southern Ohio as part of ongoing efforts to battle the region's prescription painkiller and heroin epidemic. The Health Recovery Services Southern Ohio Treatment Center in Jackson will offer patients counseling and medication aimed at controlling addictions. Funding for the center that opened Tuesday includes $500,000 from the… Read More

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The Ridges At SXSW: A Pilgrimage

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Last month, the Athens-based orchestral folk-rock group The Ridges visited Austin, Texas, for the 2013 South by Southwest Festival, performing seven shows in five days. Frontman Victor Rasgaitis reflects on a whirlwind week of showcases, roads to nowhere, visiting Willie Nelson's studio and hanging out with the owner of the Boston Celtics. (PHOTOS, VIDEO)