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The Athens Bulldogs began the 2014 season with one goal in mind: win the state championship. As it stands today, the Bulldogs are just four quarters away from realizing that goal, as they will take on the Toledo Central Catholic Irish on Thursday evening for the Division III State Championship at Ohio Stadium in Columbus…. Read More
Five recruits took advantage of the early signing period and have signed with the Ohio swimming and diving team for next season. First year head coach Rachel Komisarz-Baugh came to Athens hoping to turn around the program with the reputation as one of the top recruiters in the nation. Three of the five recruits are… Read More
Ohio University students that were a part of the occupation of Baker University Center before Thanksgiving break gathered in Baker Theatre Tuesday to discuss the occupation and demands that were created. Students first discussed the positives and negatives of the occupation. They talked about how they were able to come together and occupy Baker, but… Read More
Two West Virginia cities have been selected to participate in a federal initiative designed to integrate local food systems and economic development. Wheeling and Williamson are among 26 nationwide, including eight others in Appalachia, that will receive technical support from the Local Foods, Local Places initiative. The Appalachian Regional Commission and five other federal agencies… Read More
Stuart's Opera House will host its winter fundraiser this Sunday at 7 p.m., featuring classic songs and seasonal favorites from local celebrities, actors and musicians.
Winners of Stuart's fundraiser raffle will be announced, plus hors d'oeuvres and holiday cocktails will be offered.
'Tis the season for giving, and once again, Athens musicians are coming together to show support for local causes.
Hot on the heels of last weekend's benefit for Union Street employees, a dozen local bands are scheduled to perform at the fourth annual Benefest, a three-day festival set up to raise funds for The Gathering Place and the Stuart's Opera House After-School Music Program.
Kiyanna Black led the way with 19 points as Ohio women’s basketball extended its winning streak to six with an 87-67 victory over Morehead State, marking Ohio's best start to a season since 1986. “I wasn’t even born yet, so 1986 seems like a century ago,” Kat Yelle said. “It is a good feeling, I… Read More
Ohio wide receiver Justin Wyatt will transfer from Ohio after the completion of the fall semester. The redshirt freshman wide out sent a Twitter direct message to the Bobcat Sports Showcase stating his intention to transfer. According to Wyatt, the Bobcats' offensive style was no longer fit for his skill set. "I'm going to a… Read More
An Ohio Senate committee has postponed voting on a plan to let hunters use silencers on their guns under some conditions. The bill, which passed the House earlier this year, allows licensed hunters use the noise suppressors while hunting certain birds and other wild game, including squirrels, rabbits and white-tailed deer. The Senate Civil Justice… Read More
The Mid-American Conference announced its 2014 All-Mid-American Postseason Awards on Wednesday and four Bobcats were named to All-MAC Teams. Daz Patterson earned the highest honor, making it on the All-MAC Specialists Second Team. Offensive lineman Lucas Powell was named to the Third Team Offense. Linebacker Jovon Johnson and defensive lineman Tarell Basham received Third Team… Read More