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On Thursday evening, a student group at Ohio University called "F*** Rape Culture" marched from Baker Center to College Gate bearing a dorm room mattress. The group choose to hold a "mattress march" after hearing of Emma Sulkowitz. Sulkowitz is a Columbia University senior who was allegedly raped in her dorm room. Sulkowitz pledged to… Read More
Not much is to be said about this week’s TVC-Hocking clash between Wahama and Trimble. Everyone knows what this game means: a rivalry, the league title potentially on the line, and a chance for Wahama to redeem itself after last year’s 12-7 loss to Trimble, the team’s sole conference loss. In last season’s contest, it… Read More
It’s the game where one of southeastern Ohio’s premier teams will face one of the northeast Ohio’s best: It’s Athens versus Steubenville. “We’ve been looking forward to this game to bring some notoriety to ourselves,” Athens head coach Ryan Adams said. “We’re going into a place that’s got a great football history.” Steubenville’s football tradition… Read More
Ohioans seeking coverage under the federal health care law can soon set up appointments with local counselors to help walk them through the process in person. Health care advocates including Get Covered America Ohio announced plans Thursday for a website they say will serve as a scheduling tool to make it easier for people to… Read More
For the second time, the Ohio University Marching 110 has been awarded the top spot in the CollegeSports-fans.com “Best College Marching Bands” rankings. After listing Ohio University at the top of its list in its 2007 rankings, the website’s staff decided it was time to publish an updated list of the best college marching bands in the… Read More
With beer now on tap and wine bottles ready for uncorking, Fluff Bakery and Catering on Court Street is doing a bit of revamping of its business model, including absorbing its Rickshaw Thai restaurant into the downtown eatery. Rickshaw Thai, which was located in the Eclipse Company Town in The Plains, served dinner at that… Read More
For the second time, the Ohio University Marching 110 has been awarded the top spot in the CollegeSports-fans.com "Best College Marching Bands" rankings. After listing Ohio University at the top of its list in its 2007 rankings, the website's staff decided it was time to publish an updated list of the best college marching bands… Read More
Two of today's top comic actors, Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader, give fine dramatic performances as troubled siblings in the new film The Skeleton Twins.
WOUB contributor Scott Pfeiffer says the movie will strike a deep, true chord in anyone who has a brother or sister.
Game Preview: Point Pleasant, Parkersburg South Ready For Battle With Class AAA Playoff Implications
This season the Point Pleasant Big Blacks are on a five-game winning streak to begin the season and are looking to keep the streak going on Friday night against Parkersburg South. Defense has been the key for the Big Black victories, as the team has allowed just 25 points this season, an average of just… Read More
AEP Ohio is planning to pull the plug in the heart of Athens' Uptown district tonight. The electric company will force a power outage on Court St. from Union St. to Washington St. The power outage is expected to last from 6 PM to 11:00 PM. Please refer questions to the AEP Ohio customer service… Read More