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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 260 cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 10 additional cases were confirmed Saturday. The Athens City-County Health Department announced the cases in a press release sent July 18. No demographic information was provided by the health department regarding the cases. An analysis… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — A new report shows before the pandemic hit, only three of the ten most common jobs in Ohio actually paid employees enough to afford a basic two-bedroom apartment. Now, the report notes the situation has worsened. The report by the National Low Income Housing Coalition and the Coalition of Homelessness… Read More
Like most everything else, Radio Free Athens has been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Although you won’t get to hear your favorite DJs on the air for a while, we will be supplying faithful listeners with playlists in the meantime. Find them below! From Michael T. Songs for a Melting Planet: 96 Degrees in the… Read More
Enjoy the Musical about Feuding Clerks who are Romantic Pen Pals; “She Loves Me” on Great Performances, July 24 at 9
She Loves Me from Great Performances Friday, July 24 at 9 p.m. on WOUB The critically-acclaimed Roundabout Theatre Company production of She Loves Me comes to Great Performances, Friday, July 24 at 9 p.m. She Loves Me was the first Broadway musical ever to stream live during a performance at Roundabout Theatre Company’s Studio 54. In… Read More
Lewis began his nearly 60-year career in public service leading sit-ins at segregated lunch counters in the Jim Crow-era South. He went on to serve in Congress for more than three decades.