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The many Athens commuters and residents who routinely access or exit the U.S. 33/50 interchange via Stimson Avenue and Rock Riffle Road have another two... [Read More]
Re: Newly formed tenant union in Athens. "This is fantastic news! Being an OU student was wonderful, but one of the worst parts was renting.... [Read More]
Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part series on the League of Women Voters of Athens County's candidates forum for three at-large... [Read More]
Ohio University's Faculty Senate tonight is expected to discuss a resolution calling on the university to rescind an interim policy that essentially bans impromptu protests... [Read More]
For a while Saturday in Bowling Green, Ohio quarterback Nathan Rourke seemed lost, taking the rest of the offense went with him. Like all good... [Read More]
My wife and stepdaughter went shopping the other day, and it ended up causing more work and stress for me. [Read More]
The Athens City School District is seeking a renewal of its earned income tax levy on Nov. 7, asking voters to approve the levy for... [Read More]
It's a pretty exciting week here at The Athens NEWS. Our 40th anniversary book – "The Athens NEWS: 40 Years on the Bricks" – is... [Read More]
The Athens NEWS is asking Athens County voters to consider supporting Issue 3 on the county ballot this Nov. 7. [Read More]
To the Editor: I need some help understanding people's response to NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeling during the National Anthem. The issue reminds me of... [Read More]
To the Editor: I was disappointed to see that neither the Athens Messenger nor The Athens NEWS decided to dedicate any coverage to the Athens... [Read More]
To the Editor: In response to concerns over the SPQR flag hung outside of 149 E. State St. recently, the swastika graffiti on OU's campus,... [Read More]
A pickup truck last Friday crashed through the chain-link fence of the city of Athens' Engineering and Public Works Department, hitting two city trucks and... [Read More]
Editor's note: A reader has been submitting lengthy "Athens Voices" and complaining about "censorship" when we don't use them. He (or she?) recently pointed out... [Read More]
Registration is now open for the eighth Startup Weekend Athens, which teaches participants how to take any business idea from concept to creation over one... [Read More]
On Friday, 54 Athens area nonprofits and businesses hosted Athens Area Stand Down, an event held at the Athens County Fairgrounds to provide veterans and... [Read More]
Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland thinks that for many people American politics have become a blood sport. [Read More]
Five Athens City Council candidates made their cases Tuesday for why they should be among city residents' choices for three open at-large Athens City Council... [Read More]
An anonymous Facebook page called the "People's Justice League Watchmen" yesterday began "doxxing" people related (and unrelated) to a local activist organization in the wake... [Read More]
The picture of what Hocking College has planned for a water park at Lake Snowden is becoming clearer as a spokesperson confirmed this week the... [Read More]