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Trimble Tomcats Fight off the Federal Hocking Lancers

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The Federal Hocking Lancers (2-15), (2-11) struggled to compete with the first place Trimble Tomcats (13-4), (10,2) tonight in Glouster, Ohio. Trimble came out victorious in their home gym with a final score of 58 to 34. Tomcat star shooter Randy Hixon put up the most points for Trimble with 24 points on the night…. Read More

Ohio Lawmakers OK Deal on Redistricting Proposal

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A plan for the May ballot to include a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at changing how Ohio draws congressional districts has been approved by lawmakers. Backers of competing redistricting proposals agreed to the compromise aimed at curbing gerrymandering, the manipulation of district boundaries for political advantage. The plan reached by Democrats, Republicans and voter advocacy… Read More

Kentucky Lawmakers Advance Bill For Emergency School District Loans

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky lawmakers are considering a bill that would put $7 million into an emergency loan fund for school districts struggling to pay basic operations due to declining tax collections. The measure cleared the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee on Tuesday. The bill comes as some eastern Kentucky school districts long dependent… Read More

Pro-Democrat PAC Backs Connie Pillich For Ohio Governor

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A political action committee dedicated to electing Democratic women has endorsed Connie Pillich, the lone female remaining in the Democratic May primary for governor. Backing from EMILY’s List could boost Pillich, a former Air Force captain and ex-state lawmaker, in a five-way primary that includes former federal consumer watchdog Richard Cordray… Read More

Adyn’s Dream Brings Dustbowl Revival, The Tillers, Doc Robinson to OU Feb. 10

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Adyn’s Dream is a local charity that raises funds for families living with spinal muscular atrophy, a neuromuscular disorder that damages motor nerve cells that exist deep in the spinal chord, making it an enormous physical undertaking for sufferers to do things that the rest of us take for granted — like running, swimming, and… Read More