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We listened, voted and argued our way from more than 250 nominated albums down to just 25. And there was a clear No. 1.
The education secretary says many students who were defrauded by for-profit colleges don’t deserve full relief from their loans. Department memos show career staff arguing the opposite.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio lawmaker who proposed legislation extending insurance coverage to a procedure considered medically impossible as a way of fighting abortion worked closely on the bill with a conservative lobbyist, newly released emails show. State Rep. John Becker, a southwestern Ohio Republican, got help from Barry Sheets, a lobbyist for the… Read More
Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) says progress is being made in Washington D.C. while two articles of impeachment against Republican President Donald Trump are being brought forward in the Democratic dominated U.S. House. Sen. Portman says he’s seeing a shift in Washington right now, despite impeachment proceedings. “If you had asked me yesterday, I might have… Read More
What is Athens MakerSpace? MakerSpace, the newest addition of ReUse Industries in Albany, Ohio, is set to expand. MakerSpace encourages economic development and sustainability by providing tools and space to artisans in the Athens area. Through a variety of workshops, MakerSpace gives members the opportunity to learn new skills, expand their business or simply develop… Read More
More than one trillion dollars. That is the current student loan debt in America. Higher than auto loan and credit card debt, and the massive figure is only on the rise. Since the 2008 recession student debt has more than doubled in America. College students today expect to take out loans and graduate in debt…. Read More
Every year WOUB Culture spotlights what music-centric folks in the region have been listening to all year round right in time for the holidays in our annual Top Tunes feature. Dani Wasserman is a 23-year-old Athens local studying Integrated Media and Film at Ohio University. They have been active in the Athens music scene as… Read More
Fully automated systems installed for television and radio ATHENS, OH – WOUB Public Media now has a fully-automated master control system that aligns with industry standards. Master Control is the technical hub of the television broadcast operation and is responsible for monitoring the quality and accuracy of the on-air product for all the station’s channels… Read More
Abdul Williams has had a hot decade of screenwriting for both the big screen and television. Over the past 10 years, he has written a feature film and two award winning series for the Black Entertainment Network (BET). In 2010, his first feature film “Lottery Ticket” was released and in 2017 and 2018 BET released… Read More