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Scoreboard at Rockwell Stadium, which reads "Those who stay will be champions"

New Lexington Football Provides Small Teams With More Experience

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NEW LEXINGTON, Ohio (WOUB) — High school football is at the heart of fall in Southeast Ohio. But the smaller schools in our region have a hard time competing with larger teams. There just aren’t enough players on the roster to challenge varsity lineups in practice. That was the case for the New Lexington Panthers…. Read More

Dr. Bruce Vanderhoff, Ohio Department of Health

Top Doctors Issue A Dire Warning For Unvaccinated Ohioans

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — After falling to levels not seen in over a year, COVID-19 cases in Ohio have more than doubled in the past couple of weeks due to the latest highly contagious Delta variant. And doctors are warning unvaccinated people that they, and their unvaccinated children, are at great risk of catching… Read More

Antonio McMullen (left), from the Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance, with Levi King at the Peacemakers' office in Slavic Village.

Cuyahoga County Gun Court Seeks New Ways To Stop Gun Violence

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CLEVELAND, Ohio (ideastream) — Officially, the new docket in Administrative Judge Brendan Sheehan’s Cuyahoga County courtroom is called the violence intervention program. Unofficially, it’s the gun docket. Sheehan got into the details of their lives with several of the program’s participants during recent hearings, asking each: Where are they working? Are they getting their high… Read More

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US Opioid Lawsuits On Verge Of Settlements With 4 Companies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The yearslong effort by state and local governments in the U.S. to force the pharmaceutical industry to help pay to fix a nationwide opioid addiction and overdose crisis took a major step forward Tuesday when lawyers for local governments announced they were on the verge of a $26 billion settlement with… Read More

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman

Portman Says Infrastructure Bill Is Needed And Thinks It Is On Track For Passage

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (Statehouse News Bureau) — After lots of back and forth, Ohio’s Republican U.S. Senator says he thinks the bipartisan infrastructure deal he’s been working on with President Biden’s administration will happen. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) says he and fellow lawmakers in the bipartisan working group realize the need for money for roads and… Read More

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The Cultural Significance of Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’ 43 Years Later

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WOUB Digital · The Cultural Significance of Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’ 43 Years Later In November of 1976 a bedraggled Fleetwood Mac completed the famously difficult recording of Rumours. Although the personal lives of the band members were in shambles, devastated by infidelity and drug use, the once underground group was on the precipice of something… Read More

Buddy Guy looking over grassy area

Legendary Blues Guitarist in “Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase the Blues Away” on AMERICAN MASTERS, July 27 at 9 pm


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American Masters Celebrates the Life and Career of Blues Legend Buddy Guy with New Doc July 27 on PBS in Honor of His 85th Birthday Featuring unseen performance footage and new interviews with Guy, Carlos Santana, John Mayer, Gary Clark, Jr., Kingfish and more     American Masters presents the broadcast premiere of Buddy Guy:… Read More