Archive

You are viewing the December 2, 2015 daily archives

Uptown for the Holidays Gingerbread House Competition Announces Winners

By:
Posted on:

The Athens Uptown for the Holidays gingerbread house competition announced winners of the annual event.  The gingerbread houses are on display at the Athens County Historical Society and Museum from December 2 – 3 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays from noon to 4:00; OPEN LATE on Thursdays, noon to 8:00. Free and open to the public…. Read More

graphic reading education

Analysis: Ohio Test Scores, Poverty Continue to be Tied

By:
Posted on:

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – An analysis of recent student test results in Ohio shows the continuing role of poverty in the scores. The study was released Tuesday by the Ohio School Boards Association, Buckeye Association of School Administrators and Ohio Association of School Business Officials. Education consultant Howard Fleeter, of the Ohio Education Policy Institute,… Read More

A statue of John Marshall on the campus of Marshall University

Marshall To Hold Public Event To Welcome New President

By:
Posted on:

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – Marshall University is holding a public reception for new President Jerome Gilbert. The Marshall Board of Governors will host the event Wednesday afternoon at the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center in Huntington. Among the scheduled speakers are board Chairman Michael Sellards and Marshall interim President Gary White. Gilbert also is… Read More

Edwards, Davis Lead Buckeyes Over Aces

By:
Posted on:

Despite sloppy play, the Nelsonville-York Buckeyes survived a nailbiter and defeated Amanda Clearcreek 52-50. The game was close throughout all four quarters. Both teams had numerous fouls and turnovers, and the game was consistently back and forth with no dominant team. The matchup was messy with a combined 23 turnovers out of both squads. Some… Read More

Marauders’ Offense Lights Up in Win Against Belpre

By:
Posted on:

Meigs showed team chemistry, playing with a fast tempo in its win over the Belpre Golden Eagles. The Marauders held the lead throughout the game, eventually pushing ahead for a 64-57 victory. Their offense came alive in the second half, with quick counters and passing across the court for simple—yet crucial—field goals. Jared Kennedy’s double-double led Meigs’… Read More