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Arrest Made in Murder Of Chauncey Woman

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An Athens man is in custody, charged with the murder of a Chauncey woman. William D. Blair, 54, of Gun Club Road, was charged with aggravated murder, burglary, trafficking in drugs and possession of controlled substances, according to the Athens County Sheriff’s Office. Blair is charged in connection with the death of Mary Robinson, 71,… Read More

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Black Students Disciplined at Higher Rate in WV Schools

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Data reveals black students are disciplined at higher rates than white students and other minority groups in West Virginia’s public schools. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports data from the West Virginia Department of Education presented at a conference Monday shows black students account for 10 percent of students expelled and 10 percent… Read More

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Four Ohio Schools Receiving Money for Student Emergency Grants

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) – Four Ohio public four-year universities are receiving money to put toward grants for low-income students at risk of dropping out due to finances. The University of Akron, Cleveland State University, Ohio State University and the University of Toledo are receiving funding through the Dash Emergency Grant Program. The nonprofit corporation Great… Read More