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Local School Districts To Finalize Make Up Days After State Grants Extra Calamity Days

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Athens County school districts will likely very soon make their final decisions regarding make-up days, after a harsh winter has forced closures in the double-digits. Sub-zero temperatures, snow, and hazardous road conditions meant that area school districts have all exhausted their five allowable calamity days.  Gov. John Kasich is expected to sign a calamity day… Read More

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Anti-Tobacco Advocates Support Kasich’s MBR


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Gov. John Kasich's idea to add $.60 in tax to each cigarette box is one of the most polarizing issues in his recent budget update. Thursday, a group of anti-tobacco advocates gathered in the Statehouse to voice their support of Kasich’s proposal. Democrats have said the cigarette tax is harmful to the poor, because more poor… Read More

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Eating Out And Staying Healthy


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This blog has been provided by Live Healthy Appalachia, a non-profit agency that aims to improve health and well-being in the Appalachian region.  Trying to stay true to healthy living and eating is difficult when you are dining out. But whether you’re out with friends or you’re just avoiding kitchen clean-up, there are ways to balance… Read More