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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County remained at 5,204 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after no new cases were reported Friday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the news on May 14, 2021. There are 64 known active cases in the county as of Friday and 5,140 recovered cases, according… Read More
With his film Crazy Rich Asians, director Jon M. Chu made his mark on Hollywood — opening doors for Asian American representation on screen. He reflects on how his heritage informs his cinematic work.
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — A 14-year-old Nelsonville boy was charged with reckless homicide Friday in connection with the shooting death of another boy. The boy is accused of causing the death of 11-year-old Eli Spangler by playing with a firearm. (WOUB is not naming the accused boy because of his age and because his case… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has announced the state is ending its participation in the federal program providing $300 of weekly pandemic unemployment funds. DeWine, a Republican, said Thursday the state will stop participating as of June 26. Multiple states have announced the end of the benefit, which came on top of… Read More
WOUB Digital · Margaret Hoover, Host of “Firing Line” on WOUB PBS Airs Fridays at 8:30 p.m. on WOUB TV ATHENS, OH – PBS’s Firing Line with Margaret Hoover, which airs Fridays at 8:30 p.m. on WOUB TV, begins its fourth season in July. The series is reprisal of William F. Buckley Jr.’s iconic PBS… Read More
Some parts of public life in the U.S. still operate according to restrictive rules, and that includes planes, trains and buses.