As clashes between police and citizens
have dominated news reporting and images in recent weeks, most notably
in Ferguson, Missouri, a debate has exploded about the so-called
militarization of police, and what it means for communities.
Last Thursday, Peoples Bank "reaffirmed
its commitment to creating opportunities in Appalachian Ohio" with a
$32,000 gift to the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, according to a news
release from the bank.
There's total darkness, silence and
absolutely no tension. There's no call for tension or anxiety as you
hover almost weightlessly in the warm embrace of a float tank. It is a world without the weight of reality and the constant input of sensory information. The brain is unleashed.
The State of Ohio has awarded
Athens-based Health Recovery Services (HRS) $600,000 in grant funding to
reduce lengthy hospital stays and promote improved health outcomes for
mothers who are dependent on heroin, or other opiates, and their newborn
As students flood back into Athens, the
boozy, lazy, hazy days of summer have come to an end for you dear
college folk, and we know you're ready to buckle down for 15 weeks of
monkish dedication to your studies.