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Western Michigan University announced Tuesday freshman forward Darius Paul will transfer to another school. Paul has not announced to which school he will transfer. The move is coming after Paul garnered Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Year honors with 10.4 points and 5.7 rebounds per game in the 2012-13 season. Paul was a versatile forward… Read More
An Ohio University alumna who crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon within seconds of the first of two deadly explosions says she is coping with the trauma by inspiring others to "get off the couch." Demi Knight Clark, a 1999 OU graduate and North Carolina health coach, had just crossed to the right… Read More
In our feature "Artist’s Studio," we highlight individuals who are active in the artistic community. This month, we’re featuring clay artist Ann Judy of Nelsonville.
The teen responsible for the Warren High School shootings has appealed his life sentence. Ohio's new state investment program, STAR Plus, continues to grow. A Gallipolis man charged with murder began his trial on Tuesday. More in your afternoon update.
A Kilvert-area property owner complained Tuesday to the Athens County Commissioners about what he said is a lack of law enforcement in the area, and said he plans to file a discrimination complaint against the sheriff’s office with the U.S. Department of Justice. However, a sheriff’s captain said he later had a productive telephone conversation… Read More
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AEP customers in Athens County could soon vote to lower their electric bills. Bill Bradish of Palmer Energy spoke at Tuesday's county commission meeting about a program which would allow households in the county to pool their business together for savings on their electric bill. Palmer Energy is the energy consultant for the state county… Read More
A new state investment program that's offering Ohio school districts, cities and libraries higher yields and easier access to their invested income has surpassed the $1 billion mark. Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel said he hopes the success of the STAR Plus program will inspire other states to follow suit. The first-of-its-kind public investment fund, launched… Read More
UPDATE 11:25 a.m. Two U.S. officials say slain Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was an ardent reader of jihadist websites and extremist propaganda in the run-up to last week's marathon attacks that killed three people and wounded 180. Authorities believe neither Tamerlan nor his younger brother Dzhokhar had links to terror groups. But law enforcement officials… Read More
A 16-year-old boy and 42-year-old man are recovering in the hospital from stab wounds. Huntington Police say the two were stabbed Monday after 9 p-m. Police say there was a domestic situation involving the man's daughter's boyfriend that led to the stabbing. Both victims were taken to Cabell Huntington Hospital, but their injuries are not… Read More