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Athens Residents Challenged by Choice

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The best way to understand the day-to-day challenges of disabled people is to become disabled yourself.  That’s the purpose behind Challenged by Choice, an annual day-long event sponsored by the Athens County Commission on Disabilities. This year, seven community leaders took up the challenge, submitting themselves to disabilities in an effort to better understand the… Read More

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West Virginia Dem Governor Hopefuls Clash in 1st Debate

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – For the first – and likely only – time, the three Democratic candidates in West Virginia’s open governor’s race have sparred on the same debate stage. Billionaire businessman Jim Justice, ex-U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin and state Senate Minority Leader Jeff Kessler participated in Saturday’s 50-minute debate. Justice, who passed on previous… Read More