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Hot New Video: Wiz Khalifa's "DayToday: 12 Fest"

Wiz Khalifa continues to pump out new vlogs. Following a 3-part series capturing his SXSW adventures, Wiz continues with the "DayToday" theme and release this new vlog "12 Fest".


Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ohio authorities try to identify body from river

Authorities were trying to determine if a body pulled from a river in southeast Ohio is that of a man missing for more than a month.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Salem News

Longtime museum backer will be honored

To say that Salem resident Dick Wootten has an interest in the artist Charles Burchfield would prove a massive understatement.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Athens motorcyclist dies after he hits minivan

Mike L. Thomas, 54, was driving a 2001 Suzuki motorcycle north on Stage Coach Road just north of Ervin Road in Athens County when he went left of center and struck a southbound 2006 Toyota Sienna minivan about 3:10 p.m., according to the State Highway Patrol's Athens post.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

Timothy Allen Hess

Timothy Allen Hess, born March 1, 1948, in Athens, Ohio, a son of Helen and Alvin Hess, died April 10, 2014.


Sat Apr 12, 2014

Athens, Ohio, motorcyclist not wearing helmet in fatal crash with van, police say

Mike Lewis Thomas, 54, of Athens, was driving the motorcycle north on Stage Coach Road when the bike crossed the center line and hit the oncoming van, the Ohio State Highway Patrol said.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

This Week Community News

Family appeals for help in search for missing Pickerington graduate

Nearly a month after Pickerington High School Central graduate Sam Wiater disappeared in Athens, Ohio, his family is issuing a further appeal to the public for help in locating him.


Beer-tasting fundraiser, all-California tasting, meet-and-greet with Pat Conway, Wooster...

As the weather warms, beer events, tastings and a lot more are popping up all over, including JAFB Wooster at Rozi's, Pat Conway in Heinen's, an all-California craft-beer tasting and a lot more.


Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Retired airliner pilot, 73, died minutes from home in plane crash

Kevin Wagner, left, and his father, Charles, attended last week's Sun 'n Fun air show in Florida.


Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Plane crash kills Glouster man

A southeastern Ohio man was killed when the single-engine plane he was piloting crashed near the Ohio University airport yesterday.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

Huntington News

Huntington Events Listing

Big Rock and The Candy A** Mountain Boys, , is a funky, folky string band that rips through saucy sets that can include: dusty old jazz, folk and blues.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

dance Immersion Welcomes Azaguno and KasheDance to Harbourfront Centre This Weekend

ExpressionsNow showcases two acclaimed companies who present a myriad of dance styles informed by their own personal evolution in dance: Ohio's Azaguno and Toronto's KasheDance - each of whom present a world premiere.



X-Rays Reveal Rare Croc's Insides

For the past 15 years, anatomist Larry Witmer has been going through the back door of the O'Bleness Hospital in Athens, Ohio, pushing coolers stuffed with dead animals into the CT scanning room.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Chad Edward Paxson, D.O. Joins Pulmonary Medicine Center Of Chattanooga

Dr. Paxson is a graduate of Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine Athens, Ohio, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine.


Aurora Advocate

Kaleidoscope: Glancing at some favorite places visited in seven years on the road

It all started in January 2007 when my Record Publishing Co. colleague -- News Leader editor Eric Marotta -- and I traveled to Harrison County to view the Silver Spade stripmine shovel after I learned it was going to be scrapped, and would never stand on Ohio's landscape again.


Thu Mar 27, 2014

WBEX-AM Chillicothe

Athens Appoints New Temporary Sheriff

There's a new sheriff in town in Athens. The Athens County Commissioners have chosen retired sheriff's Lieutenant Rodney Smith to serve as temporary replacement for sheriff Pat Kelly, who was recently indicted in a corruption case.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Times Recorder

Beginning Calligraphy workshop hosted by Zane State College

Beginning April 3, this workshop will take place over the course of three weeks, meeting twice weekly on Tuesday and Thursday.


Cincinnati CityBeat

Ethereal Experimentation

So, too, is their work - except for a common denominator. Both work in areas that could be called experimental, and both painstakingly make ethereal images of transfixing and even transcendent beauty.


Tue Mar 25, 2014


Athens Forms Task Force To Target Graffiti

Graffiti can be found in just about any city across central Ohio. It can lead to blight and images of crime.



Freeze Warning for Athens County was issued at April 24 at 2:38AM EDT


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