On Friday, Ohio University’s Shabbat hosted a Black Jewish Shabbat to recognize and celebrate the intersection between Black and Jewish Americans.
Ohio’s soccer team’s practice was interrupted by an out of control truck that drove through the south goal at Chessa Field on Wednesday. The driver was found dead when authorities arrived; no member of the team was physically injured.
The Nelsonville Music Festival took the stage once again over the weekend with headliners like Japanese Breakfast, Angel Olsen, Yo La Tengo and Lucinda Williams.
Four years ago this November, Jody “J” Black was diagnosed with and aggressive form of lung cancer called large cell adenocarcinoma. Black fell into a depression soon after experiencing complications in treatment and stayed there for three years. Last weekend he threw a benefit at Doug’s Vault in Albany, Ohio to raise money for his treatments and the future of his family.