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Athens Celebrates First Juneteenth As A National Holiday

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — People in Athens gathered Saturday to celebrate Juneteenth, marking the day that enslaved people in Galveston, Texas, were emancipated over two years after the Emancipation Proclamation.  Juneteenth celebrations have grown in the past year, said Dr. Tee Ford-Ahmed, an organizer of the free little library unveiling at Mt. Zion Baptist Church… Read More

Hocking Hills Music Festival Offers New, Intimate Experience For Live Music Fans

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WOUB Digital · Hocking Hills Music Festival Offers New, Intimate Experience For Live Music Fans Both the Nelsonville Music Festival and the Duck Creek Log Jam had to cancel their 2020 and 2021 events due to COVID-19, but thanks to a collaboration between the festivals’ organizers, fans can look forward to a brand new event… Read More

A march with Agent Orange victims in wheelchairs

A fight for accountability in “The People vs. Agent Orange” on INDEPENDENT LENS, June 28 at 10 pm


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INDEPENDENT LENS TO PREMIERE INVESTIGATIVE DOCUMENTARY EXPOSING ON-GOING EFFECTS OF AGENT ORANGE AND ITS TOXIC SUCCESSORS JUNE 28 ON PBS Through Personal Stories, Investigative Documents and Revelatory Interviews, “The People Vs. Agent Orange” Exposes the Fight to Hold the Chemical Industry Accountable for the Lasting Devastation Caused by the Toxins Associated with the Infamous Herbicide… Read More