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Dolly’s Literacy Program for WV?

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FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — A group is looking to revitalize a literacy program in Marion County that was started by country music singer Dolly Parton in her home county in Tennessee. Diana Marple, of Marion County’s West Virginian University Extension Office, tells the Times West Virginian  that a committee is investigating funding for the Dolly… Read More

Opponents of Drug-Price Plan in Ohio Sue Over Its Signatures

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Opponents of a proposal to control the price Ohio pays for prescription drugs are challenging the validity of the initiative’s petition signatures. In a complaint filed Monday with the Ohio Supreme Court, opponents including the Ohio Manufacturers’ Association claim that petition circulators failed to comply with four areas of Ohio law… Read More

Two Meth Labs Busted in Nelsonville


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According to the Athens County Major Crimes Unit (AMCU),   investigators recently neutralized two methamphetamine labs in Nelsonville – including a home where a child was present. Acting on tips, detectives searched 990 Poplar Street in Nelsonville on Friday, February 26. Investigators say they found methamphetamine and the tools used to make the drug, including a “one… Read More