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Four Things To Know About The MVL

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We are halfway through another hard-hitting, action-packed season in the Muskingum Valley League, and four teams have emerged as serious title contenders. Tri-Valley has not lost an MVL game in 21 contests, Maysville is undefeated in 2013 and Sheridan and Philo are in position to push for a playoff spot. Here are four things you… Read More

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Vinton County Opens TVC-Ohio Play At Alexander


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With the first five weeks of non-conference football in the books, the Alexander Spartans kick off TVC-Ohio play when they host the Vinton County Vikings Friday night at Spartan Stadium. Despite last season’s result – a 13-6 Alexander win – the Spartans (1-4) have struggled thus far in 2013. Meanwhile, Vinton County (3-2) has finally… Read More

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Rio Thumps Pikeville 4-1

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Rio Grande dominated Pikeville Wednesday night with a 4-1 victory. With a big win, this is the first time Rio beat the Bears by more than two goals. The RedStorm improved 6-4 overall and 3-1 in the Mid-South Conference, as well as equaling the single-season school record for wins. The RedStorm outshot the Bears 13-9… Read More

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Ohio Soccer: Professional Experience Rounds Out Coaching Staff

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Bobcat Sports Showcase reporter Tyler Rosten breaks down the professional experience of the Ohio Women's Soccer coaching staff. All three members have formerly played at a professional level. Head coach Aaron Rodgers spent time in the USL, assistant coach Allison Whitworth recently played in the WPS and assistant coach Elizabeth Woerle played professionally overseas in… Read More

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Rio Picks Up Second MSC Win

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The Rio Grande RedStorm (6-10, 2-8) captured their second Mid-South Conference victory of the season when they defeated the Bluefield Rams in straight sets, 25-15, 25-20, 25-16. Despite a slow start in the opening frame, the RedStorm rolled the Rams. With a 15-10 lead, Rio Grande took 10 of the last 15 points to win… Read More

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Hocking College Explores Program Options In High-Demand Industries

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Technical colleges have an obligation to have a clear understanding of what is a high-demand profession now and in the future, and Hocking College is no exception. That’s why college officials asked a research company to produce a report identifying high-growth areas for possible development or expansion at the two-year college. “The report is one… Read More

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Global Perspectives: German Professor Discusses America’s Government Shutdown

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Gunther Heydemann, a history professor at the University of Leipzig in Germany, talks to WOUB general manager Tom Hodson about the United States' government shutdown. Dr. Heydemann discusses how the shutdown is viewed overseas and what the image of the United States might be outside the country. For more of the Global Perspectives series, visit… Read More

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Commissioners OK plan for funding sheriff’s advocate position

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Funds have been found to retain the domestic violence victims advocate at the Athens County Sheriff’s Office for the remainder of this year while word is awaited on whether grants funds will be available for next year. At Wednesday’s meeting, the county commissioners agreed to a proposal from the sheriff’s office to use unspent matching… Read More