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Waterford Storms Back To Top Miller, 58-55

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The Waterford Wildcats defeated the Miller Falcons 58-55 in an electric game where the outcome was not decided until the final seconds. The Wildcats found themselves down by eight points entering the final quarter of play, and would not take the lead until the final two minutes of the game. Waterford relied on an aggressive… Read More

Lancers Squander Fast Start, Fall to South Gallia

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The Federal Hocking Lancers came out hot from the first tip tonight at home in McInturf Gymnasium, but they were upset by the lights out play of Braxton Hardy and the South Gallia Rebels (3-9, 2-6 TVC-Hocking) tonight 51-46. The Lancers (2-10, 2-7 TVC-Hocking) scored early and often in the first quarter, led by the… Read More

Marauders Come Back To Defeat Nelsonville-York

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Nelsonville-York led for nearly the entire game but were unable to hang on in the final minutes. Despite having several chances to tie or take the lead, the Buckeyes (5-8, 1-6 TVC-Ohio) were unable to execute a play and dropped a gut-wrenching 62-57 decision to the Meigs Marauders (4-10, 2-5) Tuesday night at home. The teams… Read More

State Might Seek $19M More Back From Closed Charter E-School

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The giant Ohio online charter school that abruptly closed mid-school-year says it’s fighting to reopen but has lost another round of its legal battle with the state over funding. The Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow is challenging how Ohio tallied student participation to determine the publicly funded e-school was overpaid. Ohio already… Read More

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West Virginia Overdose Reports Cites Victim Factors

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – State health officials say analysis of West Virginia’s overdose deaths in 2016 “clearly identifies factors” in victim profiles that show opportunities for intervention before other deadly overdoses. West Virginia has the nation’s highest drug overdose death rate and recorded 884 fatalities in 2016. The analysis shows 91 percent of victims had… Read More

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Huntington Police Chief Ciccarelli Dies After Long Illness

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – Huntington Mayor Steve Williams says city police Chief Joe Ciccarelli has died following a long illness. Ciccarelli was 60. Williams announced Ciccarelli’s death Monday in a news release. Ciccarelli had been Huntington’s police chief since November 2014. Williams says Ciccarelli was “dedicated to his love for his family, service to his… Read More

Lady Vikings Shut Down Richardson; Complete Season Sweep of Alexander

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With 2.4 seconds on the clock, the entire gym standing and her team down three, Kristin Taylor dribbles down the court, and while double-teamed, fires up a potential game-tying shot. It hits the backboard, then the gym floor. The crowd erupts. Vinton County (13-0, 7-0 TVC-Ohio) completes their season sweep of Alexander (10-5, 4-3 TVC-Ohio),… Read More