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Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., left, and wife Gayle Conelly Manchin arrive for a State Dinner with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and President Donald Trump at the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in Washington.

Biden Picks Gayle Manchin, Wife Of WV Senator, For Appalachian Regional Commission

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President Joe Biden has nominated Gayle Manchin, the wife of West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, to co-chair the Appalachian Regional Commission, the White House announced Friday. The commission was created in 1965 as part of an antipoverty effort under President Lyndon Johnson. It serves 420 Appalachian counties across 13 states from southern New York to… Read More

Gavel leaning against a row of law books

Ruling Lets Lawsuit Over Transgender Pronoun Dispute Proceed

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CINCINNATI (AP) — A new federal appeals court ruling allows a professor to continue with his lawsuit against an Ohio school that rebuked him for not addressing a transgender student using the student’s preferred gender terms. The Friday ruling reversed a judge’s dismissal of Nicholas Meriwether’s case against Shawnee State University. Meriwether argued school officials… Read More

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Local Medical Community Participating in NIH Sponsored Opioid Project

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WOUB Digital · Local Medical Community Participating in NIH Sponsored Opioid Project The Ohio Health Physicians Group Heritage College and Ohio Health O’Bleness Hospital are participating in a national study called “Healing Communities” sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Athens is one of 67 communities across the country selected for this project. The… Read More

Shown from left to right: Sofia Helin as Crown Princess Martha and Kyle MacLachlan as President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Norway Fights for Survival during WWII in “Atlantic Crossing” on MASTERPIECE. Series starts Sunday, April 4 at 9:00 pm

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The Princess and the President Atlantic Crossing Kyle MacLachlan stars as President Franklin Roosevelt with Sofia Helin as Norwegian Crown Princess Martha on MASTERPIECE Sundays, April 4 – May 23, 2021 at 9:00 pm on PBS   A friendship forged in war is beautifully portrayed by Kyle MacLachlan (Twin Peaks) as U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt… Read More

Helena Bonham Carter’s grandfather Eduardo Propper De Callejón.

Journey into the Past for “My Grandparents’ War” – Series Starts Sunday, April 4 at 8:00 pm

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Helena Bonham Carter, Mark Rylance, Kristin Scott Thomas and Carey Mulligan Explore Their Families’ Pasts in My Grandparents’ War  Four-part World War II history-genealogy series premieres Sundays, April 4-25 at 8:00 pm on PBS   Combining key moments in history with compelling personal stories, My Grandparents’ War is a new four-part series that takes a… Read More