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Dairy Barn Arts Center to Feature Poet Hanif Abdurraqib and More June 13


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Thursday evening, June 13, 2019, the Dairy Barn Arts Center is set to host it’s last event in the spring series “Spoken & Heard, Poetry of Departure and Relevance,” curated by Athens Poet Laureate Kari Gunter-Seymour. Featured are internationally acclaimed poet Hanif Abdurraqib and Ohio Beat Poet Laureate John Burroughs. Hanif Abdurraqib is a New… Read More

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Bevin: ‘Onus’ on Lawmakers to Have Votes for Pension Plan

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says the “onus” is on the Republican-led legislature to have the votes needed to pass his pension-relief proposal in a potential special legislative session. Bevin said Thursday he’s confident lawmakers will “do what is right.” The proposal aims to provide relief for some state-funded agencies struggling with… Read More

Story Songs (My Music) | Thursday, June 6 at 8


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STORY SONGS (MY MUSIC)          Premieres June 6, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. on WOUB –  From “American Pie” to “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” Shared Experiences Reflected In Popular Music – Throughout the 1950s, 60s and 70s, “Story Songs” weren’t just great music — they helped unite us through our shared culture, history and personal experiences. From… Read More

Second OU Investigation Finds Sexual Harassment By OU Prof

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ATHENS (WOUB) – A second Ohio University investigation has substantiated claims of “unwanted sexual advances” and sexual harassment by hostile environment by a Journalism professor. In a memorandum of findings obtained by WOUB, investigator G. Antonio Anaya, from the Office of Equity and Civil Rights Compliance, said evidence supports allegations that Dr. Yusuf Kalyango violated… Read More