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GOP lawmakers broke House rules by entering a secure area where a closed-door interview was scheduled to be held. Committee rules allow only those serving on those panels conducting inquiry to attend.
Tap water delivered by more than 2,000 water systems across the Ohio Valley contain pollutants, many harmful to human health, even though they mostly meet federal drinking water standards. That’s according to a newly-updated database released by the Environmental Working Group, an advocacy organization. Millions of residents in Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia are being exposed to small amounts of… Read More
Despite just being a Sophomore, Olivia Sensky has established herself as a constant presence in the Ohio soccer defense. After starting in 16 games during her freshman season, Sensky has started in every game her Sophomore season. Despite being a younger member of the starting rotation, she is still viewed as a leader by her… Read More
At a congressional hearing, the CEO acknowledged he is not “the ideal messenger” for Facebook’s digital currency plan, but said innovation is essential to American financial leadership.
After winning back-to-back home games to boost Ohio from 8th in the MAC to 5th place, Ohio heads on the road this weekend. The Bobcats will be making trips to Oxford, OH and Muncie, IN for two of their last three regular season games of the season. Squaring off against the Miami Redhawks and Ball… Read More
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky’s attorney general has announced two separate settlements totaling nearly $40 million that involve a drug company and a drug distributor. Attorney General Andy Beshear said Wednesday his office has secured a $17 million settlement with Bayer Corp. over claims it misled women about risks associated with its birth control drugs,… Read More
A free premiere screening will be held March 22, 2020 at Gallia Academy ATHENS, OH – The new trailer for Our Town: Gallipolis starts with the words: “Listen as the water speaks and tells a story bold.” After completing the trailer, you’ll realize that is not an overstatement. The story of the Gallia County town… Read More
The first global analysis of blood supply and demand finds that many developing countries are relying on risky emergency donations.
The group from Japan is on a mission to expand the conventional meaning of “cute.” Their performance included synchronized dancing, pom-poms and matching pink uniforms, with a heavy, angular sound.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – The Ohio Supreme Court has heard arguments in a legal fight over how the state intervenes in repeatedly poor-performing school districts. At issue is a state law that shifted operational control of such districts from locally elected boards to unelected CEOs. The Youngstown school board and school employees’ unions argued Wednesday… Read More
The Dairy Barn Arts Center is pleased to announce the lineup of poets for the last event in its fall poetry series “Spoken & Heard, Poetry of Departure and Relevance,” to be held November 7, 2019, at 6 p.m., upstairs in the AEP wing. The evening is curated by Athens Poet Laureate, Kari Gunter-Seymour. Featured… Read More