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Ten Projects In WV To Be Funded By Appalachian Regional Commission

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Ten projects in West Virginia will be funded by more than $4.3 million in Appalachian Regional Commission grants. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced the grants Thursday. Among the projects are refurbished laptop computers and training for 785 middle-school students and their families in McDowell County. The computer purchase also was funded through a matching grant… Read More

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Deputies Investigating Possible Copper Theft


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The Athens County Sheriff's office is investigating the possible theft of 150 feet of copper wire at a Verizon cell tower in Glouster. A Verizon employee reportedly contacted the Sheriff's deputy after finding the wire missing at the tower on Antle Orchard road. Investigators determined the suspected thieves cut the compounds fence, climbed the tower,… Read More

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Groundbreaking Held For New Holzer Clinic

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A ceremony was held last week to commemorate the groundbreaking of a new Holzer Clinic in Pomeroy. Holzer Health System and Meigs County Community Improvement Corporation are collaborating to establish a free-standing emergency care facility in the Meigs County Health Care Campus. The proposed facility will feature a 24-hour staffed emergency department with state-of-the-art equipment… Read More

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City Council Tweaks Ordinances To Better Enforce Noise And Glass Violations

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Athens City Council has introduced some minor tweaks to city legislation to provide better enforcement of noise and glass container violations during large events in the city, such as the annual Halloween block party. Every year, Council passes a series of ordinances in anticipation of the Halloween block party, which attracts thousands of costumed visitors… Read More

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Ohio University Unveils New Promotional Campaign, TV Commercials

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The Ohio University community celebrated the roll-out of the university’s new branding campaign, titled “It’s You,” with the premiere of four new television commercials in Baker University Center Theater on Wednesday. Spearheaded by University Communications and Marketing (UCM), the “It’s You” concept reflects the idea that Ohio University celebrates the power of the individual and… Read More

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Week Two Games


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In Week Two of the 2013 high school football season, Gridiron Glory will send crews to cover and call highlights for five games around the region. The Extra Points segment is also making a return in this Friday night's broadcast. Reporters will preview, attend and recap the following games this weekend online and on our Week… Read More

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Athens City, County Consider Draft Agreement For Route 50 Sewer Expansion

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Athens city and county officials appear close to reaching an agreement outlining the conditions under which the city would treat sewage from a proposed sanitary sewer expansion out Route 50W. A draft agreement has been presented by the city to the Athens County Commissioners for review and also is on the agenda of Monday’s meeting… Read More