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Turning food waste into fertilizer is popular in parts of Europe and is catching on in the U.S. But tiny plastics are also making their way into that fertilizer — and into the food chain.
Billy Hobby’s days are largely filled by two things: church and pool. “I play everyday, mostly,” Hobby said, sitting next to his wife, Barbara. “Well, I enjoy watching him play,”… Read More
Trump denies knowledge of a payment to a porn star to cover up a sexual encounter. Evangelical leaders, worried about the midterms, have arranged a meeting with the president at Trump’s D.C. hotel.
China buys more than half of the soybeans grown in the Ohio Valley. So China’s threat this week to place a 25 percent tariff on U.S. soy means farmers would… Read More
WAYNE, W.Va. (AP) – Some residents in a West Virginia county have been without water for eight days. Wayne County water crews have been working to find the leak along… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Bruised by their fight over pensions, Kentucky teachers are putting politicians to the test. They’re mobilizing like never before to support candidates they see as supporting… Read More
Starting at midnight on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, WOUB-TV will be doubling our content on our WOUB Athens and WOUC Cambridge transmitters. “The way that I have thought of (these… Read More
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – One West Virginia county has seen a 55 percent decrease in overdoses per month since September. The Herald-Dispatch quotes Huntington Mayor Steve Williams as saying Cabell… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A lawsuit filed by a miner’s widow says the Mine Safety and Health Administration didn’t do enough to stop the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster. The… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – A bowfishing tournament will be held this summer to help remove the invasive Asian carp from Kentucky and Barkley lakes. The Kentucky Department of Fish and… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A federal judge has granted class action status to a lawsuit brought on behalf of Ohioans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The lawsuit alleges such individuals… Read More
Donald Trump’s first year as president has been marked by unprecedented turmoil: open warfare with Republican leaders; Twitter attacks on GOP senators; and inflammatory statements that rally Trump’s base, outrage Republican… Read More