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Ohio University Alumni Gate

Three OU Sororities, Professional Fraternity Under Investigation for Hazing

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ATHENS, Ohio — Three sororities governed by the Women’s Panhellenic Association (WPA) and a professional fraternity at Ohio University have been issued Cease and Desist orders as the school’s widespread investigation into hazing allegations continues. The university announced Wednesday that Delta Zeta’s Omicron Gamma chapter, Chi Omega’s Tau Alpha chapter, Pi Beta Phi’s Ohio Alpha… Read More

Sheridan Generals pregame

Game of the Week Preview: Tri-Valley and Sheridan Collide in Make-or-Break Contest

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It’s not over until it’s over. Seven weeks into the season and the Tri-Valley Scotties are attempting to bust the MVL wide open as they take on the Sheridan Generals in this week’s Gridiron Glory Game of the Week. The Sheridan Generals have a huge chance to lock down the Muskingum Valley League with a… Read More

Nelsonville City Council and Auditor Candidates Speak with Voters at Candidate Forum

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With elections coming up on November 5th, the League of Women Voters held a candidate night in Nelsonville. Candidates running for Auditor and for City Council introduced themselves to community members at the forum and answered questions.  After opening statements from the candidates, they rotated through the tables, answering questions posed by Nelsonville community members. … Read More

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Fired Ohio TV Weatherman Indicted on Child Porn Charges

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A former television weatherman in Ohio has been indicted on charges related to what prosecutors say were downloaded pornographic images depicting children. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien said the charges in Wednesday’s indictment against 60-year-old Mike Davis involve the four “most egregious images” of children engaged in sexual activity. O’Brien said… Read More

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Wheeling Mayor Asking State Officials to Reopen Suspension Bridge

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WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) – A West Virginia mayor is asking state officials to reopen a suspension bridge. Officials closed the Wheeling Suspension Bridge indefinitely last month due to vehicles crossing that exceeded the weight limit. Wheeling Mayor Glenn Elliott sent a letter to state Transportation Secretary Byrd White last week suggesting that officials use design… Read More

New WOUB Home. Town. ad campaign

WOUB Launches New Ad Campaign


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Rebranding effort aims to spread the word about WOUB to wider audience  ATHENS, OH – Over the course of nearly 70 years, WOUB Public Media has earned its reputation as a trusted source of news, information and local arts and cultural content for many people in the Appalachian region it serves. Now, the station is… Read More