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Habitat For Humanity To Salvage Materials At Future Site Of Tim Hortons

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Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio will be given an opportunity to salvage materials from the former Pizza Hut building that will be demolished to make way for a Tim Hortons Cafe and Bake Shop in Athens, according to Habitat Executive Director Kenneth Oehlers. Oehlers said he expects the "deconstruction" by Habitat to begin within… Read More

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Photos Of The Week: March 10-16

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Last week's best photography is here. Follow @WOUBVisuals on Twitter or @WOUBSports on Instagram for daily updates and visit our Flickr page by clicking any of the photos below. Eastern's girls won a state title over the weekend, the first basketball championship in school history. Kaleb Carter was there to document the moment that the coaching staff – and… Read More

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Sheridan Steps Down At Ohio

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After one season at the helm as head coach of Ohio hockey, CSCHL Coach of the Year, Jonathon Sheridan, has stepped down to pursue an NCAA coaching opportunity. Sheridan will assume the position of assistant coach at NCAA Division III Lawrence University. Sheridan played three years at Lawrence and even captained the squad in its… Read More

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Increased Number Of Earthquakes In Ohio

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A newspaper analysis finds that the average number of 2.0 magnitude and higher earthquakes occurring in Ohio each year has risen. The rise reported by The Columbus Dispatch coincides with an average increase in tremblors nationally and to an increase in oil-and-gas drilling and deep injection activity in eastern Ohio. Ohio Department of Natural Resources… Read More

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Students Remove Graffiti From Downtown Buildings In Athens

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More than 30 Ohio University students did their part Saturday to make Athens look better by volunteering to remove graffiti downtown. The Targeting Area Graffiti (TAG) task force organized the event in which about 40 people participated, nearly all of them Ohio University students. "There is graffiti all over Athens. It just doesn't look good,"… Read More

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New Marshall Scholarships Established

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Two new scholarships have been established at Marshall University in honor of two graduates who are supporters of the school. The Marshall University Foundation Inc. established W.B. "Bart" and Doris Andrew scholarships for the College of Business and the School of Pharmacy. Marshall says the business scholarship will be awarded to students from counties where… Read More

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Ohio Auto Dealers Fight Tesla Over Sales Model

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Ohio auto dealers are sparring at the Statehouse with California-based automaker Tesla, which is selling next-generation electric cars from three Ohio storefronts. Ohio is among states proposing to block Tesla direct sales on grounds they undercut traditional auto dealerships. New Jersey officials approved a regulation Tuesday effectively prohibiting automakers from going straight to customers. Tesla… Read More