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The technology provides them with an unprecedented view into how the ancient civilization worked and lived, revealing almost industrial agricultural infrastructure and new insights into warfare.
The Athens Bulldogs used a third quarter spark to secure an 80-48 win over the Nelsonville-York Buckeyes Friday night at Nelsonville-York High School. The Bulldogs (8-9, 6-3 TVC Ohio) dominated the entire second half and the Buckeyes (5-12, 1-9) were never able to recover. The game was back and forth for the entire first half,… Read More
It captured images that show some of the key regions NASA’s robot has explored since 2012.
An NPR/Marist poll finds that 30 percent of Americans do something else for pay in addition to their full-time jobs. But those extended workdays can mean giving up an important social support system.
Major stock indexes dropped sharply Friday, with the Dow Jones industrial average tumbling 2.6 percent amid signs that wage growth is picking up. It was the Dow’s worst weekly performance in 2 years.
The City of Athens will host an open house to display its plans for an underpass on Richland Avenue later this month. According to a post on the city’s website, the open house will be on February 20th, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m in the Grover Center Atrium on Richland Avenue. The Athens City… Read More
Early in the spring semester every year, dozens of Ohio University Media Arts and Studies students take to the streets of Athens with their audiovisual equipment in hand to achieve the seemingly impossible: crafting a film in a scanty 48 hours. Their resources include the equipment room in the RTV building on the OU campus… Read More
At a recent conference in Lexington, Kentucky, economists and community leaders gathered to talk about the state’s current budget crunch and possible economic future. Peter Hille, president of Mountain Association for Community Economic Development, said Kentucky and other Appalachian states need to do more to build a new economy and move from dependence on a single… Read More
The president got into step with Republican allies who have spent months attacking what they call bias in the FBI and Justice Department. Critics warn this situation is perilous.
The monthly report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows continued growth in jobs, with the unemployment rate holding steady at 4.1 percent. Wages rose at their highest rate since June 2009.
Tickets are now on sale for Tantrum Theater’s 2018 season! You can buy tickets here. The Cake (June 6 – June 24) By Bekah Brunsetter Directed by Shelley Delaney Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. Della believes there’s no problem so big it can’t… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Gov. Jim Justice says the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency finance board will conduct public hearings this month on his proposal to change its policy to reduce premiums for families that have two state incomes, including teachers. Under Justice’s proposal, premiums for families with more than one state employee would… Read More
CINCINNATI (AP) – A federal appeals court has upheld the constitutionality of Ohio’s lethal injection method two weeks before a scheduled execution. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati says two inmates challenging the three-drug method haven’t proven the process poses an unacceptable risk of pain and suffering. The court on Thursday upheld… Read More
Update 3:17 p.m. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s Senate has approved a bill to give teachers annual pay raises of 1 percent over a five-year period. The bill passed on a 33-0 vote Friday after a lengthy discussion. One senator was absent. The bill, which amounts to raises of about $400 per year for… Read More
Nelsonville York traveled to McArthur Thursday night hoping to steal a share of the 2018 TVC-Ohio title from top ranked Vinton County. The Lady Buckeyes were able to erase a 14-point deficit, but unable to overcome Cassie Bentley’s game-high 26 points falling to the Vikings 64-55. With the win, Vinton County (17-1,11-0) secured its first… Read More
Before Christmas, the Lady Eagles beat the Lady Lancers 59-46, but a month and a half of basketball season later, the tables turned. The Lady Lancers beat the Lady Eagles 59-43, which helped them edge out Eastern for the second place rank behind Waterford in the TVC-Hocking. The Lady Lancers took the lead early in… Read More