Today is Friday, Mar. 9, 2018. Here’s what you need to know. 

News from The Post

Two more artists were added to the Number Fest lineup. (The Post

The Post dedicated an entire issue to celebrating women. (The Post)

It looks as if zombie and vampire movies are going out of style. (The Post

Good morning, 

Today is the National Day of Unplugging.

The idea behind the holiday is for people to go a full 24-hours without the use of technology as a way to be able to make connections with the world around them. 

A Jewish non-profit known a Reboot came up with the idea in 2010 as a way to promote its Sabbath Manifesto. So take the day off from Snapchat or Instagram and spend time with friends and family instead. 

This week’s Post Haste is sponsored by the Women’s Center. Click here for additional details about the Women’s Mentoring Program. For questions about advertising with The Post, contact 

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Athens Weather

Friday will be partly cloudy with no chance of rain. High of 42 degrees. (Courtesy of Scalia Lab)

Scores and Game Times

Hockey will be at the ACHA Nationals in Columbus this weekend. (The Post

Bobcats will be at Towson this weekend for baseball. (The Post

Ohio softball will face Liberty at 3 p.m. Friday. (The Post

You might also want to know…

This man got his news exclusively from print newspapers and this is what happened. (The New York Times)

The mystery of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance might come to an end. (The Washington Post)

The future of music based on these 25 songs. (The New York Times)


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