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ATHENS — After a number of sexual assaults were reported in Athens and at Ohio University, some students are coming up with solutions to help solve the issue. The Ohio University Police Department has sent four crime alert emails since the school year began in late August: three rapes and one gross sexual imposition. There… Read More
A new data tool finds a strong correlation between where people grew up and their chances of climbing the economic ladder. Charlotte, N.C., hopes to use it to improve residents’ economic mobility.
New research this month shows that West Virginia and Kentucky have some of the nation’s worst rates of student loan defaults. West Virginia had the highest and Kentucky the fourth-highest rate of student loan defaults, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Education. In West Virginia, 17.7 percent of students who entered loan… Read More
Julius Caesar Act 2 Scene 1 Portia – Davis Bosley Portia – Y’ have ungently, Brutus, Stole from my Bed. And yesternight at Supper You suddenly arose, and walk’d about, Musing, and Sighing, with your Arms a-cross; And when I ask’d you what the matter was, You star’d upon me with ungentle Looks. I urg’d… Read More
Sonnet 57 Read by Davis Bosley Being your slave what should I do but tend, Upon the hours, and times of your desire? I have no precious time at all to spend; Nor services to do till you require. Nor dare I chide the world-without-end hour, Whilst I (my sovereign) watch the clock for you,… Read More
Ohio University’s Alden Library and the Athens CountyPublic Library are not the only places to grab a book in Athens. In fact, there are many libraries in Athens where the books are free. These libraries, which are called Little Free Libraries, are scattered around Athens and are full of books and magazines for readers of all… Read More
College students are among the least likely to get vaccinated against the flu, which killed more than 80,000 people last winter. Experts say the reasons are a combination of fear and misperception.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky officials say they are aiming to install a riverbed bubbler and sound system in Lake Barkley early next year as an environmentally friendly way to block the spread of an invasive fish. The Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet said the technology will be tested below Barkley Dam in western… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Campaign-finance reports show a Republican Senate candidate in Ohio has used a strip-club owner’s private plane to fly to campaign events. The Columbus Dispatch reports U.S. Rep. Jim Renacci paid Don Ksiezyk about $2,500 for flights between January and June. Ksiezyk owns Peek-A-Boos and Bug-A-Boos in Cleveland and is a pilot…. Read More
NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio police department outside Cleveland has a request for residents after a string of recent coyote sightings. The North Royalton Police Department says residents shouldn’t call 911 about coyotes unless they see any of the following: – Coyotes carrying any product marked “ACME”. – Coyotes dropping anvils from hot… Read More