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Granville starting quarterback Carsyn Crouch is tackled as he reaches the end zone

Despite an injury to their star quarterback, the Granville Blue Aces have proved their resilience

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Granville made history this past Friday by winning two playoff games for the first time in a Blue Aces season. But in order to accomplish that feat, they had to overcome a huge hurdle with the injury to star quarterback Carsyn Crouch. Although the injury was tough, Granville’s belief in their team’s skills and collective… Read More

Remnants of the COVID-19 Pandemic are seen in Athens, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. [Joseph Scheller | WOUB]

14 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Athens County for Nov. 11

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 8,040 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 14 new cases were reported Thursday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the numbers on Nov. 11, 2021. According to ODH data, the cases involved five people 20-29, two people 0-19, two people 30-39,… Read More

To observe the 100th anniversary of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, former sentinels are joined by the Ceremonial Unit of the U.S. Capitol Police for a flag folding observance, at the Capitol in Washington

Veterans Day and Memorial Day both honor those who’ve served. Here’s how they differ

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — Both Veterans Day and Memorial Day honor the U.S. military community, but the two holidays serve different purposes — and their origins are rooted in two different wars. Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day Celebrated every November, Veterans Day honors all who have served in the U.S. military. The federal… Read More

Ohio restaurant owners and Ohio Restaurant Association leaders sit at a table in a Columbus restruant

Ohio restaurant owners say they need government help with operating expenses

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Just over half of Ohio’s restaurants are telling their main lobbying group they don’t think they’ll be able to break even this year. They said business has not fully rebounded to the levels they experienced prior to the pandemic and they are unsure when that might happen. The federal… Read More

A Samurai warrior holding sword in fighting position

A diplomatic mission to negotiate with the Pope to open a new trade route leads to “A Samurai in the Vatican” on Secrets of the Dead – Nov. 17 at 10 pm


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Secrets of the Dead: A Samurai in the Vatican Premieres Wednesday, November 17 at 10 p.m. on PBS  In 1613, feudal lord Date Masamune sent a Japanese diplomatic mission to Europe to negotiate with the Pope and the King of Spain in hopes opening a new trade route. Led by samurai Hasekura Tsunenaga and Franciscan monk Luis Sotelo,… Read More