Area volunteer fire departments struggle to staff fire calls
By Fred Kight
you will probably not see a sign like this posted, the fact is all volunteer
fire departments in Athens County could use additional personnel. It's not that
their ranks are particularly thin; the problem is job conflicts.
The Federal Hocking School District is
continuing to push the Athens County Commissioners to void several
previous actions related to Holzer Health Clinic as the clinic continues
to seek a tax exemption.
Athens County Commissioner Chris
Chmiel said Thursday that he'd like to see the county planner position
come back under the umbrella of the board of commissioners after
tensions arose recently regarding a new hire.
Comparisons to the popular AMC drama, "Breaking Bad," are unavoidable:
Two Athens County residents have pleaded guilty to multiple counts
related to running an apparent mobile methamphetamine lab out of an RV.
A national group that advocates free
speech on college campuses is behind a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in
Columbus against Ohio University, charging that OU officials support a
code of conduct that violates students' First Amendment rights.