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Warming Stations Open Amidst Frigid Cold

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With record low temperatures Wednesday into Thursday the Athens community came together to help people escape the freezing temperatures. Several locations served as warming stations, including the Athens Community Center, Stuart’s Opera House and the Plains Volunteer Fire Department. At least four cots and blankets were set up at the community center and there were sleeping bags and… Read More

Governor’s Order Updates Workplace Domestic Violence Policy

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Gov. Mike DeWine has signed an executive order expanding Ohio’s policy on workplace domestic violence to offer more protection to state employees who are victims of such violence. The Republican governor signed the order Wednesday. It adds new protections and expands the definition of domestic violence to include dating violence. DeWine’s… Read More

VIDEO: Reform in Lucasville After Inmates Attacked

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A newly released video shows the brutality of an Ohio inmate’s knife attack on four other prisoners who were handcuffed to a table and unable to defend themselves. The video obtained by The Associated Press reveals for the first time the extent of the victims’ injuries and raises questions about how… Read More

“Black Memorabilia” Premieres on Independent Lens | Monday, February 4


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Black Memorabilia Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, February 4, 2019 From the South to Brooklyn to China, Meet the People Who Reproduce, Consume and Reclaim Racially-Charged Black Memorabilia Black Memorabilia explores the world of racist material, both antique and newly produced, that propagate demeaning representations of African Americans and promotes white supremacy. From industrial China… Read More

Eagles Hatch Win Over Rebels

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The Eastern Eagles (10-6, 7-4 TVC-Hocking) took on the South Gallia Rebels (11-7, 6-6) in a tight TVC-Hocking matchup that was sent into overtime where things got even closer. What started off as a back-and-forth battle translated into a phenomenal finale, with a 55-53 overtime win for Eastern. Both teams struggled offensively but thrived defensively… Read More

Meigs on Point in Point Pleasant

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Coming off their huge win against Vinton County, the Meigs Marauders (9-8, 5-4 TVC-Ohio) looked to keep that momentum going as they traveled to Point Place, West Virginia to take on the Black Knights (2-12). The Marauders would certainly maintained their rhythm, getting the 82-44 win over Point Pleasant. Anyone could look at that final… Read More