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The O’Bleness Memorial Hospital Guild


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On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Jackie Wolf talks with Mary Kaye Jordan and Rita Snider of the O’Bleness Memorial Hospital Guild. Wolf, Jordan and Snider discuss the founding of the O’Bleness Memorial Hospital Guild, the purpose of the Guild and some examples of how the Guild has served O’Bleness Memorial Hospital… Read More

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VIDEO: WOUB NewsWrap – 6/5/13


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A state budget that revamps Ohio Gov. John Kasich's school funding plan has been passed by a Republican-led Ohio Senate panel. Plus, a federal grand jury has charged 18 Ohioans with engaging in a two-year conspiracy to deliver heroin from Dayton for distribution to Portsmouth. These stories and more in your Wednesday NewsWrap.

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Ohio Senate Panel Passes Budget

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A state budget that revamps Gov. John Kasich's school funding plan has been passed by a Republican-led Ohio Senate panel. The Senate Finance Committee accepted a host of changes Wednesday to the more than $61 billion, two-year spending plan. A full Senate vote is expected Thursday. The proposal would boost state spending on K-12 education… Read More

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Ohio Governor Signs Law Effectively Banning Storefront Sweepstakes Parlors

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed into law an effective ban on storefront sweepstakes parlors that legislators had become convinced were harboring illegal gambling operations. The Republican earlier signed an immediate moratorium on opening new Internet cafes effective until the law signed Tuesday takes effect. More than 620 Internet cafes operate in Ohio, representing growing… Read More

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Archaeology Symposium Coming To West Virginia

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West Virginia University's Native American Studies Program is holding an archaeology symposium highlighting research by scientists studying the region. The all-day event on Saturday culminates a weeklong volunteer service effort to help curators clean, number and package archaeological artifacts that have been collected from across the state. The symposium will be held at Grave Creek… Read More

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State Senator Vows To Fight For Local Government Budget Amendment

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In the latest version of Gov. John Kasich’s proposed budget, an amendment that would have funneled more money to local municipalities was not included, but the state senator who proposed the amendment says he’s not giving up. One local official says the news is a disappointment. Sen. Lou Gentile (D-Steubenville) recently reintroduced the amendment to… Read More

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Ohio Officials Investigate Alleged Illegal Dumping Of Brine Waste

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Ohio officials say a company has been caught illegally dumping brine waste from the shale drilling process in eastern Ohio. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says it's consulting the Attorney General's Office for possible charges against Harch Environmental Resources of St. Clairsville. The state said the company illegally disposed of brine and other oil… Read More