8 hrs ago
The Columbus Dispatch
Otterbein students to have pipeline to med school
To increase the pipeline of primary-care doctors in Ohio, Otterbein University is partnering with Ohio University to attract high-school students who will start their studies at the liberal-arts school in Westerville before transferring to OU's medical school .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Consider serving as big brother, big sister
The local chapter has been operating quietly, but now organizers are looking to expand here.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Big Brothers, Big Sisters needed
They may be a little under the radar, but the Big Brothers Big Sisters program is active in Washington County and looking to grow.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Proposed W.Va. - cracker' plant may help Ohio
The proposed plant, similar to this one in Singapore, breaks ethane down into a substance that can be used to make chemicals and plastic.
Woman to testify against husband in Ohio slaying
A prosecutor says the wife of a man charged with killing his father in southeastern Ohio has agreed to testify against her husband.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Burglary Suspect Stopped By Couch, Dog And Taser-Wielding Deputy
ATHENS, Ohio The Athens county sheriff says deputies caught an attempted burglary suspect who tried, unsuccessfully, to break into two different homes on Scatter Ridge Rd. around 4:00 a.m. on November 30. The sheriff says people inside the first home put a couch in front of the door to keep the man from entering the residence.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Native American objects returned to tribe
Afternoon Update, sent weekday afternoons, keeps you up to date with breaking news and updates from later in the day.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Teen Arrested After Police Say They Found Him Passed Out In Burglarized Home
Dave Benton Web Producer: Heath Harrison Reported: Nov. 29, 2013 8:18 PM EST Updated: Nov. 29, 2013 8:24 PM EST Athens , Athens County , Ohio An Ohio teenager was arrested after police found him passed out in a burglarized home in Athens County.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Economists Disagree Over Balanced Budget Amendment
State leaders left the Statehouse this week to travel west to Lima to sign a resolution calling for a federal balanced budget amendment.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Q&A with Mike Healey of Papadosio
Papadosio is a trendsetting, progressive voice in the world of Rock, mixing an electronic sound with improvisation and dashes of psychedelia.
Events at Denison
Denison will hold TEDxDenisonU on March 1, 2014 and has opened the door to speakers from the community, including alumni, faculty, students, staff and residents of Granville and Licking County.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Ohio backs a balanced budget, but what backs the logic?
The Takeaway is a national morning news program that invites listeners to be part of the American conversation.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Home is where Hart is
Although Grammy Award-nominee Sarah Hart has performed for large audiences and influential people, her concert Dec. 7 at First Presbyterian Church will be special.
Police say new drug can cause skin to fall off, exposing bone
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Ohio sheriff warns of danger of synthetic drug
ATHENS, OHIO: The sheriff in a southeastern Ohio college town says a new synthetic drug is so dangerous that he's promised not to press charges against people if they'll just turn it in.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
River Front Times
Skeletonwitch Listens to Jesus Christ Superstar on the Road and Performs on Boats: Interview
Ten years after emerging from the basements and DIY spots of Athens, Ohio, the blackened thrash metal masters of Skeletonwitch still ride strong and fast.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
OU freshman 'vine famous'
A first-year Ohio University engineering student who says he's been striving for Internet fame since sixth grade may have exceeded his goal this week after his popular 6-second comedy videos landed him an appearance on the Today Show this week.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Flare Code Launch Party Tonight Columbus Fish Market
Flare Code , a mobile campaign messaging platform, that was started in Athens, OH has opened it's doors in Columbus.
160 people attend Athens meeting on Ohio's injection wells
It was standing-room-only as over 160 people filled the Athens Community Center Tuesday night as the Athens County Commissioners took testimony from citizens about an oil and gas waste injection well, K&H Partners #2, proposed for eastern Athens County.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
A reader gives thanks for ... 'The Simpsons'
Note: This entry, penned by Pop Candy reader Zack Smith, is part of a series about the pop culture we're thankful to have in our lives.