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Trash Ordinance Talks Continue

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Trash will be on the Athens City Council agenda again, since councilmembers decided to amend the trash ordinance instead of adopting it at Monday night’s City Council meeting. The trash ordinance aimed at beautifying the city by keeping trash receptacles out of street view has received a lot of conflicting emotions from residents. Before the… Read More

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94th District Race Heats Up

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Candidates for the 94th District Statehouse are finishing up last minute campaigning before election night on Tuesday. Democratic incumbent Debbie Phillips is running for her last term in the statehouse after being in office since 2008. Republican challenger Yolan Dennis is making her first run for office. Phillips is the current Assistant Minority Leader in the… Read More

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Trash Talk At City Council Continues

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Trash talk was a big topic at the Monday Athens City Council Meeting as residents took to the podium to complain about visible trashcan warnings. City Council is currently trying to amend a city ordinance to increase fines and regulations about trashcans in street view. This ordinance specifies that garbage containers should be kept out… Read More

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Mary Beth Tinker Visits OU

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Mary Beth Tinker stressed the importance making use of first amendment rights while talking to Ohio University students Thursday night in Baker Theater. Sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists and E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, Tinker talked of her teen years explaining the 1965 case against her school. Tinker, with help from the American… Read More

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Monroe County Unofficial Election Results

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The unofficial election results for Monroe County are in. In the race for the Switzerland of Ohio Local School Board incumbent Vice-President Edward Carelton keeps his seat on the board receiving 1,598 votes. Challenger Molly Davis appears to have beaten incumbent Janelle Comstock after receiving 1,505 votes, leading by a 17 vote margin. However, there… Read More

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Jackson County Arrests

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Two people are arrested on drug charges in Jackson County and authorities are searching for a third person. According to WTAP, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office says a search warrant was executed Wednesday night at a camper in Millwood, just south of Ravenswood. Authorities say they found a few grams of heroin, scales and more… Read More

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Police Say Man Was Cooking Meth In His Home

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A man faces charges for cooking methamphetamine. The Ross County Police Department responded to a disturbance call at 725 Valley Road where they found Nathan J. McCoy acting suspiciously. McCoy then confessed to cooking methamphetamine. U.S. 23 Major Crimes Task Force and the Chillicothe Fire Department responded to clean up. McCoy is being held at… Read More