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Blankenship Performs At Oklahoma Pro Day


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Former Ohio running back Beau Blankenship performed well at the University of Oklahoma Pro Day on Wednesday. The Norman, Okla., native was among the 23 prospects to work out in front of NFL scouts. Blankenship ran a 4.47 40-yard dash, while having a 37-inch vertical jump and 27 reps on the bench press, according to… Read More

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Gellerman To Play Professionally In Italy

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Former Ohio softball slugger Lauren Gellerman is heading to Italy. The two-time Second-Team NFCA All-Region selection will compete professionally for Italy’s Forli Softball club this spring. A unique Bobcat connection led to Gellerman’s opportunity to play overseas. Former Ohio assistant coach Sharonda McDonald (2009-2012) competed in Forli in 2009. Forli was in need of a… Read More

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Developmental Disabilities Board Seeks Input On Financial Trouble

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The Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities will be holding a public forum this week to gather feedback on the public agency’s financial troubles. “Currently our expenses are outpacing our revenue by $1.7 million,” ACBDD Supt. Eric Young told The Messenger on Tuesday. He said at this rate, the agency’s carryover funds could be depleted… Read More

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Mountain Stage Returns To Ohio University


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For more than 30 years, Mountain Stage has established a long tradition of featuring national and international acts in almost every style of music. That tradition continues on Sunday, March 16 when the NPR radio series returns to Ohio University, featuring Portland, Oregon's Pink Martini, The von Trapps (descendants of the Trapp Family Singers), eclectic acoustic act The Parkington Sisters, blues-rockers Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound and guitarists Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo.