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Dr. Treuer Campaigns For The Elimination Of All Indian-Related Mascots In Sports

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Dr. Anton Treuer, the executive director of the American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State University in Minnesota, thinks all Indian references, as sports mascots, should be eliminated. Treuer visited Ohio University this week and gave the keynote address as part of the university’s celebration of American Indian Month. Treuer believes that all references to… Read More

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Dr. Treuer Says All Indian Mascots for Sports Teams Should Be Banned


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Dr. Anton Treuer, the executive director of the American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State University, thinks all Indian references, as sports mascots, should be eliminated. Treuer visited Ohio University this week and gave the keynote address for part of the university’s celebration of American Indian Month. Treuer believes that all references to American Indians… Read More

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Associated Press Southeast All-District Teams

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Division II First Team Offense: Isaiah Smith, Jr., Logan Defense: Bryce McBride, Jr., Logan Special Mention Lane Little, Logan; Chance Cox, Logan   Division III First Team   OFFENSE RECEIVERS: Ryan Luehrman, Sr., Athens; Adam Luehrman, Sr., Athens; Justin Snider, Senior, Sheridan; Austin Leach, Jr., Jackson. LINEMEN: Colter Thompson, Sr., Athens, Joey Palmer, Sr., Sheridan;… Read More

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xtreme Realities: Severe Weather, Climate Change, and Our National Security


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Monday, December 15 • 10 p.m. Join host/narrator Matt Damon to investigate the links among extreme weather, climate change and threats to our national security. Featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Thomas Friedman, World Bank president Jim Yong Kim, former CIA director James Woolsey and environmental visionary Lester Brown, the documentary focuses on recent political conflicts and… Read More

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Internship Program Being Started At Dog Shelter

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An internship program is being set up at the Athens County Dog Shelter for developmentally disabled clients of PersonnelPlus, but there is potential for it to expand to other county departments. Mark Cullison, adult services director for the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities, met with the county commissioners Thursday to seek permission to pursue… Read More

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Athens-Hocking Recycling Expands Services


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Athens-Hocking Recycling Centers Press Release – Saturday is America Recycles Day. Athens-Hocking Recycling Centers, Inc. (AHRC) recently launched an updated website to help inform customers and public of services offered and details of materials accepted. AHRC has recently started accepting #1 through #7 plastics including film plastics (#2 and # 4 film plastics). With these… Read More

Black Sheep Improv at Ohio University

Just For Laughs: Ohio University’s Black Sheep Improv (VIDEO)

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In this video, WOUB’s Nicole Schneider talks with members of comedy troupe Black Sheep Improv and captures a bit of the group’s recent rehearsal and performance. Based at Ohio University, Black Sheep Improv consists of two groups that perform free shows every Thursday night at the Baker Center Theater. In addition, the troupe regularly offers… Read More