The field of candidates actively seeking to be considered as possible
replacements for Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly appears to be down to
two, after one of three men who had expressed an interest in the job was
told his work history likely disqualifies him.
The Hoopla in the Hills music festival has grown to a point where
organizers felt they had to move it from its previous Poston Lake
location east of Athens to the site just west of Athens where the Number
Fests have taken place in recent years.
Though the November election is still nine months away, punches are
flying, with David Pepper, a Democrat challenging Republican Ohio
Attorney General Mike DeWine, announcing his plan this week to protect
When Rocky Shoes and Boots closed its manufacturing plant in Nelsonville
in 2001, the city mourned. Today, though, there's cause to celebrate
as the company now known as Rocky Brands, Inc., is a bigger economic
force than ever.
A group of female and male students walked down the runway set in Ohio
University's Walter Hall Rotunda Thursday evening to show off the latest
spring items - and the bonus is that they're mostly available at uptown
As expected, Athens County Sheriff Pat
Kelly has appealed a recent ruling by the State Personnel Board of
Review, which ordered him to re-hire a deputy he fired in June 2012 for
sexual harassment and insubordination.