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Speaking from a retirement community in Florida, the President gave seniors a pep talk about what he wants to do for Medicare, contrasting it with plans of his Democratic rivals.
David vs. Goliath. An old MVL powerhouse vs. a new, rising contender looking to take the throne. This game between the Tri-Valley Scotties and the New Lexington Panthers has the combination of conference implications and hype to live up to the billing of Gridiron Glory Game of the Week. Perennial power Tri-Valley comes into the… Read More
Former Vice President Joe Biden called the president’s remarks “a grotesque choice of lies over truth and self over the country.”
ATHENS, Ohio — Ohio University has suspended all Interfraternity Council (IFC) fraternities on the Athens campus in light of hazing allegations involving multiple organizations. Dean of Students Jenny Hall-Jones made the announcement Thursday in a letter addressed to members of the IFC. “Earlier this week, we received allegations that two IFC chapters were hazing new… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio — A New York man has been arrested in connection with a more than two year old shooting that happened on the west side of Athens. In August, an Athens County grand jury indicted Ramon Nieves, 25 on a charge of felonious assault in connection with the shooting of Alex Andrews. Andrews was… Read More
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is backing a study to take an in-depth look at the genetic factors behind substance use disorder. Yost believes this will be a critical step towards data-based prevention efforts. Yost says the common approach to the opioid epidemic is referred to as a three-legged stool; law enforcement, treatment, education/prevention. But… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Federal officials say drought conditions in West Virginia are worsening as unusually high heat continues to beat down on the region. The U.S. Drought Monitor map released Thursday shows large swaths of southern West Virginia in a severe drought, a designation that includes the likely loss of crops and water shortages…. Read More
Ohio Soccer has their first home MAC games of the season this weekend. The Bobcats host Toledo and Bowling Green at Chessa Field this weekend. Michael Roth previews the weekend and hear from Freshman Forward Maddie Young and Head Coach Aaron Rodgers.
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say an investigation into alleged hazing by a fraternity at Miami University in Ohio has led to misdemeanor charges of hazing and assault against more than a dozen fraternity members. A student reported in March that members of the Delta Tau Delta chapter at the university in Oxford hazed him… Read More
Not even the world-renowned Tour de France could create as close a peloton as the 2019 Frontier Athletic Conference football season. With one exception, any school can defeat any of the others on the field and add a valuable conference win to their total, because in the FAC only conference wins matter in the standings…. Read More
Graham Nash will perform on Ohio University’s Athens campus on Saturday, October 19 in the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium. I spoke to the songwriter about his recent compilation release, performing songs off of his early solo recordings, and why it is important for musicians to remain vocal about their political leanings. The legendary songwriter started… Read More
The show airs weeknights at 6:30 p.m. on WOUB TV ATHENS, OH – WOUB’s television news program Newswatch has received an updated, high-tech facelift, and Ohio University students working on the nightly, half-hour program will get the opportunity to take advantage of it. The new set debuted on September 16. Students are already seeing how… Read More