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Vick Leads Under Duress


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A leader stands strong in the face of adversity. A leader puts others before themselves. Derrius Vick is a leader. The Bobcats value putting focus on the team as a whole over solo accomplishments. As a the captain of the Ohio football team Vick is setting an example by keeping his sights on the big… Read More

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WOUB-TV Installs Emergency Generators As Part Of New Emergency Network

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Emergency generators are being installed at WOUB-TV transmitters and will allow both Athens and Cambridge’s TV signals to stay on the air in the event of a commercial power outage. According to WOUB’s Chief Technology Officer Steve Skidmore, the generators will provide a critical service to the community. “The generators will automatically compensate for the… Read More

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Ohio Lawmakers Discuss Bill To Protect Domestic Violence Survivors


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State Senator Nina Turner (D-Cleveland) and State Representative Kathleen Clyde (D-Kent) discussed a bill on Thursday that would allow domestic violence survivors to vote, while keeping their address secret from their abusers. The Address Confidentiality Program bill allows domestic abuse victims to use an ACP address as a placeholder for all mail correspondence with government… Read More

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Student Senate Treasurer Resigns, Calling Senate A ‘Circus’

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Ohio University’s Student Senate treasurer resigned from the organization at Wednesday’s meeting after saying it had turned into a “circus” in the aftermath of the controversy surrounding a video posted by its president. Carter Phillips said he joined the organization to make a lasting impact on campus.  However, Phillips said the “body had not just… Read More

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WOUB News Digest: Read and Be Informed


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Here's a summary of the stories making headlines this afternoon: Logan- Hocking Contract Negotiations Continue Contract negotiations continue between the Logan-Hocking School District and The Ohio Association of Public School Employees, but an agreement has yet to be reached. There are 160 employees in the district affected by the contract negotiations, including bus drivers, food… Read More

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West Union Street Closure

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Drivers along West Union Street can expect traffic and delays throughout the week due to the continuation of work on service line connections. The westbound lane of West Union Street between Depot Street and S. High Street will be closed today, September 18th, from approximately 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Work will continue on Friday,… Read More

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Burkle Breaks Into Webb’s Rotation


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In the first nine volleyball matches of her senior season, Hannah Burkle has already recorded more kills and blocks than her previous seasons as a Bobcat combined. A transfer from Eastern Kentucky University her sophomore year, the 6-foot-2-inch middle and strong-side hitter only saw the court during nine sets in 2012 and 2013 and only… Read More

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Walker, Silveira Sweep MAC Weeklies

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Ohio senior goalkeeper Brittany Walker and freshman Megan Silveira were named Mid-American Conference field hockey defensive and offensive player of the week, respectively, the league announced Tuesday, Sept. 16. The awards come on the heels of consecutive team victories over Ohio State and MAC foe Longwood. Walker received the weekly honor after recording two straight… Read More