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It’s now official, just five days after his name was found in the NCAA transfer portal, Jason Carter will leave Ohio and transfer to Xavier. Carter was the Bobcats’ leading scorer this past season, averaging 15.6 points along with grabbing 6.7 rebounds per game. His play earned him Third Team All-MAC honors at the end… Read More
A pivotal retirement and a new conservative majority could give the state legislatures a green light for even more partisanship when it comes to drawing political boundaries.
Saturday, April 6 will mark the second annual First Settlement Festival in downtown Marietta. The entirely free event will feature loads of regional music, such as Cutler Station, Ona, Hayfield and Crow, Drift Mouth, Flat Tracker, and more. The event features headliners Blackfoot Gypsies, a band that hails from Nashville, Tennessee. WOUB’s Emily Votaw spoke… Read More
The former member of The Walker Brothers and singer of “The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine (Anymore)” was also one of experimental music’s most beloved composers.
WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) – One of four family members charged with killing eight people from another family in Ohio wants solitary confinement in the jail where he’s being held. Twenty-seven-year-old George Wagner IV, his parents and brother have pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder charges in the 2016 shootings of seven adults and a teenage… Read More
The Athens International Film + Video Festival (AIFVF) is excited to announce its 46th season, a week of film art and music in Athens, April 8-14, at the Athena Cinema and partnering venues. A slate of daily short film screenings, feature films, and special events throughout the week of April 8–14 turns Athens into a… Read More
WOUB Public Media hosted a public screening of Our Town: Morgan County at the Twin City Opera House on Sunday, March 24. About 500 people were in attendance to the event! Check out some of the images that WOUB’s Soozan Palsa captured of the event. If you missed the public screening, do not fret! It… Read More
Every weekend volunteer DJs fill the airwaves with their favorite sounds. Check out this playlist curated based on what those volunteer music geeks were spinning this past weekend.
CLEVELAND (AP) — President Donald Trump’s new budget proposal is seeking to end Ohio’s ban on dumping dredged material from Cleveland into Lake Erie. The ban, as it stands now, says that sediment dredged from Cleveland’s harbor and the Cuyahoga River can’t go into the lake without approval from the state of Ohio. The Republican… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawmakers leading a workgroup to recommend an overhaul of Ohio’s school-funding formula are ready to unveil the details. Republican Rep. Bob Cupp, of Lima (LY’-muh), and Democratic Rep. John Patterson, a former teacher from Jefferson, will share their proposals Monday — almost exactly 22 years after the Ohio Supreme Court declared… Read More
Denali Tiller’s Powerful Documentary Tre Maison Dasan Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, April 1 Moving Portrait of Three Unforgettable Young Boys – Tre, Maison, and Dasan – Each Struggling to Grow Up with a Parent in Prison Told directly through the children’s perspective, Tre Maison Dasan is an up-close and unfiltered look at the lives… Read More