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Wednesday, April 16,2014
Local NEWS

Trimble inks pact with new superintendent

New leader is a Trimble graduate from 1981

By Fred Kight
The new leader of the Trimble Local School District will be paid $90,500 annually under a two-year contract approved Tuesday night by the school board. Scott Christman will officially become super
Wednesday, April 16,2014
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Top city safety official calls Number Fest unsafe

Says huge festival must change or else

By David DeWitt
The top safety official for the city of Athens has called the future of Number Fest into question following serious safety and sanitation concerns stemming from Saturday's event.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
Local NEWS

Nelsonville plays host to Junior Spring Olympics

By Abby Chiki
The inaugural Junior Spring Olympics kicked off Sunday afternoon in Nelsonville, with more than 30 youths in attendance.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
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Group celebrates 3 blooming decades

By Fred Kight
With spring comes thoughts of flowers, and in Athens, nothing says flowers like Project Plant, which is marking its 30th anniversary of making the city look beautiful.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
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Local library now offers streaming content for free

By Christian Law
Athens County Public Libraries has teamed up with an online service to provide patrons with on-demand content, including movies, music, TV shows and audiobooks.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
Local NEWS

Committee lists variety of needed city improvements

By David DeWitt
A committee appointed to review Athens city code reported to City Council Monday night, identifying concerns regarding trash, parking, graffiti, over-occupancy, grass overgrowth and house disrepair.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
Local NEWS

O'Bleness wins in negligence lawsuit

A judge has granted a request by O'Bleness Memorial Hospital for summary judgment in a lawsuit by an Athens woman.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
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OU students, staffers test their scarfing skills in feedbag contest

By Matt Lardner
Tuesday in Ohio University's Baker Center Ballroom, students, athletes and administrators ate quickly and freely.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
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Reporter: Climate change happening; end of story

By David DeWitt
An enduring image of global warming for 20 years has been a polar bear on a shrinking sheet of ice. Now, we are the polar bear.
Wednesday, April 16,2014
Local NEWS

Athens goes all international once again

By Nadia Kurtz
Monday kicked off Ohio University's International Week in Baker Center Theater with an opening ceremony where attendees celebrated this year's theme, "The world in Athens, Athens in the world."
 
 
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