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Meigs flies past Circleville in their first playoff game

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Pomeroy, Ohio (WOUB) — The Meigs Lady Marauders came out to their first tournament game with a roaring student section and hosting the Circleville Tigers. The first quarter of the game was a huge win for the Meigs offense with the whole starting lineup all getting on the stat sheet. The Marauders entered the game… Read More

Dream Theater members John Petrucci, Mike Mangini, James LaBrie, John Myung, Jordan Rudess pose on top of a skyscraper for a promotional photo.

Top Of The World Tour returns Dream Theater to Ohio; Jordan Rudess reflects on ‘slow, steady climb’ to prog metal royalty

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WOUB Digital · Dream Theater’s Jordan Rudess reflects on ‘slow, steady climb’ to prog metal royalty 2022 marks 30 years since the release of “Images and Words,” the breakthrough album for Dream Theater. Not only did this epic album cement Dream Theater’s presence on the world stage; it also hallmarked Dream Theater as leaders in… Read More

A screenshot from The Kentucky Violent Death Reporting System website shows various data points on partner violence related homicides

Inconsistent laws and tracking systems make it difficult to count intimate partner violence deaths in the Ohio Valley

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Ohio Valley ReSource · 020422OVR – F Teresa Wilson’s first apartment of her own was a big deal. “She felt like she was gaining more independence. And I think the more she tried to gain that independence, I think the violence grew worse in her relationship,” her sister, Tonia Thomas said. Thomas understands the intricacies… Read More

Coronavirus Pandemic

26 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Athens County for Feb. 15

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 14,053 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 26 additional cases were reported Tuesday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed numbers on Feb. 15, 2022. According to ODH data, the cases involved 10 people 0-19, five people 20-29, five people 30-39, two… Read More

Athens keeps it close against Fairfield Union; falls to the 2-seed

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LANCASTER, Ohio (WOUB) — The Athen’s Lady Bulldogs season came to an end Monday night in their second tournament game against the Fairfield Union Falcons. The Falcons, ranked No. 2 in the tournament, took the game 45-37. The Bulldogs fought their way down to the final minute. The first quarter score ended with the Falcons… Read More

Strong Lady Vikings squad kicks off tournament play with win over McClain

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MCARTHUR, Ohio (WOUB) — The fourth seeded Vinton County Vikings hosted the thirteenth seeded McClain Tigers Monday night. This DIII matchup Sectional Final matchup was much closer than many could have predicted. Defense was the name of the game for the Vikings forcing turnovers left and right. The tigers were also playing extremely scrappy defense… Read More

State Rep. Bob Cupp (R-Lima) was elected the Speaker of the Ohio House following the removal of Larry Householder.

Commissioners are left waiting for Ohio House Speaker to call next redistricting meeting

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — It’s up to House Speaker Bob Cupp (R-Lima) to call for a new Ohio Redistricting Commission meeting but at this point no one knows when or even if that meeting will happen. The commission has until the end of Thursday to adopt a new state House and Senate district… Read More

Trimble secures a share of the TVC-Hocking with win over South Gallia

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CROWN CITY, Ohio (WOUB) — The Trimble Lady Tomcats took on the South Gallia Lady Rebels in a battle to clinch their spot as a shareholder of the TVC-Hocking title. With a win the Tomcats would share the TVC-Hocking title with the Waterford Wildcats. This was sloppy game from both teams as they could not… Read More

female inmate outside at Northeast Reintegration Center (women's prison), Cleveland, Ohio.

Three formerly incarcerated mothers fight to rebuild their lives in “Apart” on INDEPENDENT LENS – Feb. 21 at 10 pm


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INDEPENDENT LENS ON PBS OFFERS AN INTIMATEPORTRAIT OF INCARCERATED MOTHERSIN AMERICA WITH “APART,” PREMIERING FEBRUARY 21 The Documentary Examines the Impact of America’s War on Drugs Through the Stories of ThreeFormerly Incarcerated Women as They Prepare to Rejoin Their Families Since the beginning of the War on Drugs, the number of women in U.S. prisons… Read More