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Kyle Hill inspired WKRC-TV reportersKyle Hill inspired WKRC-TV...

Kyle Hill inspired WKRC-TV reporters Former reporter Kyle Hill anchored Channel 12's live Beverly Hills fire coverage in 1977.


Related Topix: Southgate, KY, Xavier University, Northern Kentucky University, University of Cincinnati

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Big News

No survivors as small plane carrying four students crashes in Ohio

WILLOUGHBY HILLS, Ohio - At least four college students were killed as the plane they were flying in crashed shortly after it took off from Cuyahoga County Airport, authorities said.


Related Topix: Willoughby Hills, OH, Cuyahoga County, OH, Air Accidents, Massillon, OH

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Norwalk Reflector

Ohio State gains fewer freshmen, but test scores are best in school history

The freshman class at Ohio State University is slightly smaller this fall than in past years but, as with years of new classes before, it has the highest average test scores in school history.


Related Topix: Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Standardized Testing, Education

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Weirton Daily Times

Quick Takes

CONFERENCE: Jonathan Langham of Wellsburg, a registered piano technician, was among nearly 600 piano service specialists, manufacturers and suppliers from many states, Canada, Germany and the Netherlands who attended the 57th Piano Technicians Guild Annual Convention and Technical Institute in Atlanta July 15-20.


Related Topix: Wellsburg, WV, John Carroll University, Ohio State University, Hiram College, Bethany, WV

WBEX-AM Chillicothe

College Celebrates Collaboration with Kenworth

For the past 15 years, truck design and manufacturing company PACCAR and its subsidiary brand Kenworth have forged a relationship with the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at the Russ College, developing curriculum and professional development opportunities for the department's students at its Chillicothe location.


Related Topix: Chillicothe, OH

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Peyton White leads 3-course Charlotte City Amateur

David Kocher hits from the third tee box across a pond Friday morning. Golfers teed off in the first round of the Charlotte City Amateur at 7:30am on Friday August 22, 2014 at Cedarwood Country Club.


Going viral with Imgur

IMAGE MASTER: Imgur chief executive Alan Schaaf will speak at TEDxWellington this weekend.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

Local ALS nets thousands from Ice Bucket frenzy but don't expect other groups to follow...

Stacey Goding gets a good dousing as Kelley Marlier, left, drips and Tiffany Broz sees what's coming.


Related Topix: Case Western Reserve University, State University, AR, Kent State University

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Bennett joins Ohio Oil and Gas Association as senior vice president

As its membership grows alongside the state's expanding oil and gas industry, Ohio Oil and Gas Association Executive Vice President Thomas E. Stewart today announced that Shawn Bennett, a long-time supporter and voice for Ohio energy producers, has joined the association as senior vice president.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Cambridge, OH

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Kent State University issues Ice Bucket Challenge to Ohio University: Higher Education...

Instead of simply challenging individuals to pour a bucket of ice water over their head to increase awareness and contributions to ALS, President Beverly Warren, Athletic Director Joel Nielsen, and Football Coach Paul Haynes challenged Ohio University on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Kent State University

The Columbus Dispatch

Education Insider: Yost ridicules Gene Harris for testimony

State Auditor Dave Yost said he has a hard time following the logic of former Columbus City Schools Superintendent Gene Harris.


Related Topix: Franklin County, OH, Hilliard, OH, Columbus, OH

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Ohio University Accused Of Housing Discrimination

Government officials are accusing Ohio's Kent State University of housing discrimination, alleging it refused to let a student with disabilities keep a dog as an emotional support animal in her campus apartment.


Related Topix: Kent State University

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Ohio Turnpike names interim executive director

Ohio Turnpike commissioners named Robin Carlin as interim executive director of the agency, marking the first time the 59-year-old toll road has had a woman in its top administrative post.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Columbus, OH

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Lowery-Hart exhibits long dedication to education

Russell Lowery-Hart was outside Thursday morning, posing for some photos in the mall area between the Lynn Library and the College Union Building on the Amarillo College campus.


Related Topix: Boys Ranch, TX, West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University, Panhandle, TX, Amarillo, TX

The Medina Gazette

Jack Schaffer

Jack Schaffer, 88, of Wadsworth, passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014. He was born June 7, 1926 in Perrysville, Ohio to Clark and Freda Schaffer.


Related Topix: Wadsworth, OH, Perrysville, OH, Hilliard, OH, Medina, OH

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Marietta Times

Some cities use levies as means to finance fun

Many cities around the state have recreation levies, which help support recreational activities such as playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts and community centers.


Related Topix: Athens, OH, Marietta, OH, Belpre, OH, Tax

Thu Aug 14, 2014

95.5 The Fish

If it wasn't for Robin Williams - " I wouldn't be Joe Cronauer

My last name is CRONAUER. It's certainly not a common name but more well known because of the talent of Robin Williams.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Good Morning, Vietnam, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Ohio

Hustle Belt

Central Michigan's Fake Top College Lawyer, Ohio Needs Beds, Bronco Loves Bourbon

A man who recently kicked a cat in the air while walking near the University of Akron was arrested after the video was posted onto Facebook.


Related Topix: Michigan, University of Akron, Bowling Green State University, Kent State University, Central Michigan University

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Forensic scientist's work more real than TV

No stranger to the rapidly evolving field of forensic science, Jackson, who received his doctorate at WVU and returned as the Ming Hsieh Distinguished Professor of Forensic and Investigative Science after a three-year stint at Ohio University - has been a guest on the Nancy Grace show, and his work on trace remains was also featured in an episode ... (more)


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, West Virginia University, West Virginia, Chemistry, Science

Hudson Hub-Times

Hudson resident hired by Metro Parks

Smith, who has a bachelor's degree in business economics from Ohio University, will assist the park district with its marketing and branding efforts including events, publications, social media and more.


Related Topix: Hudson, OH