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International Women’s Day Rally in Athens

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More than a 100 women gathered in front of the Athens County courthouse Wednesday afternoon to celebrate the social, cultural and political achievements of women. But it wasn’t just women in the crowd. Men were there too. “I have attended this rally because I’m a feminist. And I believe that this is what feminism looks… Read More

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Local Bars, Law Enforcement Fund New Tool for Sexual Assault Investigations

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Six Athens bars have joined with local law enforcement in the fight to find sexual assault suspects. According to a press release from Athens County Prosecutor Keller Blackburn, OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital asked for his office’s help in raising funds for a Cortexflo machine, a photo and video system “to assist in forensic medical examination of… Read More