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New Medical School Students Welcomed During White Coat Ceremony

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The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine welcomed 142 aspiring osteopathic physicians and surgeons during the 38th annual Convocation and White Coat Ceremony. Twelve percent of this year’s class hail from one of Ohio’s 19 Appalachian counties and more than 30 members are first generation students. One of those students is Morgan Werry from… Read More

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Mr. Butler’s Neighborhood

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In 2002, Ohio University student Conrad Dillon paid tribute to his favorite OU instructor, John Butler, by interviewing Butler's former colleagues at WQED in Pittsburgh. While there, he talked with Fred Rogers and some of the characters from Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood, in what turned out to be one of Mr. Rogers' last interviews. (AUDIO)

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WV State Store Closure Proposed

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Members of the Huntington Southern States Cooperative are considering a proposal to dissolve the co-op and liquidate the store's assets. Members are scheduled to vote on the proposed closure Aug. 14. The chairman of the cooperative's board, Fort Gay cattle farmer Norman Davis says that Southern States corporate representatives recommended the store's closure due to… Read More

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West Virginia Law Library Closes

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Thousands of books once housed in the state Supreme Court's regional law library in Wheeling have found new homes. The court decided two years ago to close its regional law libraries because few people were using them. Ohio County Circuit Court Clerk Brenda Miller says most of the Wheeling library's books have been either sold… Read More