As a thank you to the doctor that Athens area developer and businessman Brent Hayes credits for saving his knee, Hayes rode his bicycle more than 1,100 miles down to Florida to participate
One of Ohio University's newest facilities, the Schoonover Center for Communication, held its first media showing Friday afternoon with a tour guided by Scripps College of Communication Dean Scott Titsworth and Tom Daniels, a retired OU professor who helped oversee the building project.
The Ohio Bobcats football team received some unlikely news Sunday afternoon as they found out they will in fact be heading to a fifth-straight bowl game. The 'Cats will be heading to St. Petersbu
Happy Holidays, want to visit with family? Stop staring at your smartphone. What else? Equal-opportunity employment, that uptown Christmas music, is it pleasant or hopelessly irritating? The live Sound of Music. Nelson Mandela. What goes on when students leave? Chill Christians. This is your voice, Athens, cherish it.
As the seconds ticked off the massive scoreboard at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in Massillon, Ohio, the grandstand with red-and-white clad Trimble Tomcats fans broke out in a "Tomcat Pride" chant.
Though this is the season of good cheer, we oughtn't forget the annoyances and irritations that have accompanied the year that's about to end.
When adjusted for students living in poverty, the
rankings of most Athens County school districts on spending per-pupil take a
I am a gun owner. I have a 12-gauge pump-action shotgun, with rifled slugs standing by, though not in the chamber. Mostly, I use it to hunt deer for food. Occasionally, I use it to kill raccoons that are threatening or attacking my cat or elderly dog, and I hope never to have to use it to protect my household from fellow humans.
If a proposed petrochemical complex is built just across the river in West Virginia, it will have enormous impacts on the economies of the region, including Ohio's.
The gypsy moths are coming! The gypsy moths are coming! The gypsy moths are coming? Really? When? Well, if they did, they didn't make much of a splash.
To the Editor:I would like to clarify to the public what the ODNR spokesman who spoke to The Athens NEWS (Dec. 2, 2013, page 23) was saying about the issue of so-called "seismic features" that they consider when permitting an injection well.
Though the underdog Trimble Tomcats had some opportunities to steal momentum from the heavily favored Marion Local Flyers Saturday night in the OHSAA Division VII Football State Championship, the Tomcats' Cinderella season came to an end.
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