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Overdoses On The Road On The Rise

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An SUV crashed after all four occupants overdosed on heroin in North Carolina. The same day, a man in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, grabbed the steering wheel after his grandson lost consciousness while driving. Police in the city of 30,000 responded to 11 other overdose reports that day, including a woman who crashed… Read More

Annual Athens Community Music Festival August 19


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Saturday, August 19 marks the annual Athens Community Music Festival (ACMF), which this year serves as a fundraiser for Stuart’s Opera House After School Music Program, ARTS/West, Athens Rock Camp for Girls, The Gathering Place, and the Bryan Winland Memorial Arts & Music Scholarship. “It is a great opportunity for our community celebrate the local music… Read More

Looking Back On the Great Lakes Hocking River Navigation Company

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Robert “Bob” Borchard moved from the suburbs of Chicago into the historic building of the former Guysville Hotel in the summer of 1966 after procuring a position with Ohio University as an art professor. Under Bob’s artful eye, the structure would morph into the playfully monikered “Great Lakes and Hocking River Navigation Company,” a multi-room testament… Read More

Opioid Emergency: What The Ohio Valley Needs To Combat Crisis

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The opioid crisis gripping the Ohio Valley is now, according to President Donald Trump, a national emergency. But more than a week after the president made that announcement, state and local health officials in the region told the Ohio Valley ReSource that they have little information about what that emergency declaration actually means, or what… Read More