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On Wednesday, Oct. 30, OU Libraries will present "I’m Not Just Making This Up: Why Even Creative Writers Need the Library," its third installment of the Authors@Alden series, with Kevin Haworth, author of Famous Drownings in Literary History.
SportsBeat host Pat Moore talks with Ohio Football's John Tanner on the upcoming Miami game, where his brother will be playing on the opposite sideline, and his role on the team as a medically disqualified player.
Two people are arrested on drug charges in Jackson County and authorities are searching for a third person. According to WTAP, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office says a search warrant was executed Wednesday night at a camper in Millwood, just south of Ravenswood. Authorities say they found a few grams of heroin, scales and more… Read More
Dozens of Ohio University students took time out of their day on Thursday to engage in conversation with fellow students and administrators regarding a hot topic on campus: rape culture. The university hosted a Campus Conversation in Nelson Commons on Thursday to allow the university community to talk about a range of topics related to… Read More
Ohio's Democratic U.S. senator says more can be done to help veterans use their military service to fit into the civilian job market. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Cleveland says people still in the military should have more information about how to earn civilian credentials to match the specialty training they are getting. He also wants… Read More
A Democratic state lawmaker has introduced a bill requiring drug-testing of Ohio's lawmakers. The Dayton Daily News reports the proposal has the same goals as a bill requiring similar testing of welfare recipients. Sen. Nina Turner, of Cleveland, says if people getting welfare need to be tested for illegal drugs, then so do members of… Read More
In this episode of Conversations From Studio B, host Jan Hodson talks with Dr. Margaret A. King, professor emerita of the Ohio University Patton College of Education. King has over 40 years of experience as an early childhood teacher, professor, and consultant. She is the author of numerous publications on a range of early childhood… Read More
The Mid-American Conference announced a tie-in with the Miami Beach Bowl for the 2016 and 2018 seasons on Thursday, a bowl set to be played in Marlins Park in Miami, Fla. The Miami Beach Bowl is the third of new bowl announcements and the centerpiece of a joint agreement between several FBS conferences. Along with… Read More
The winless Miami Redhawks travel to Peden Stadium to take on the 5-2 Ohio Bobcats in the 90th edition of the Battle of the Bricks.
State regulators have determined Columbus Southern Power had "excessive earnings" for 2010 under Ohio law and should return $6.9 million. The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio issued the Wednesday ruling involving the American Electric Power operating company. The ruling cites a 2008 law that made it easier for utilities to raise rates but said their… Read More