The Athens County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a cow near the roadway.
Mostly older generation getting COVID-19 booster shots despite anyone with Johnson & Johnson being eligibleBy Molly Wilson | Nov. 16, 2021
OU encouraged its students to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccination this spring prior to it pausing the use of the vaccine due to side effects.
The total death toll due to COVID-19 in the county stands at 93.
With many people returning to work, some shelters have seen a rise in abandoned animals.
APD reported 23 arrests, an increase from 2019.
The Athens Water Treatment Plant made significant upgrades in 2018 to 2019.
City Council: Body faces resistance on approved increases for unlicensed vending, peddling, solicitingBy Ryan Maxin | Nov. 9, 2021
Two Athens residents gave their input on the ordinance, including Hot Shots food truck owner James Wanke, who has been outspoken about the negative effects of the ordinance.
There are currently 245 active cases of COVID-19 in the county.
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The county remains at the red risk level for exposure and spread.
Independent candidates Damon Krane and Iris Virjee failed to win a spot on Council.
Opha Lawson received the lowest number of votes, earning 13.87%.
While some students choose to vote in Athens, many students also continue to vote in their hometowns, and many are reminded to vote by Pumpkin the cat.
Alexander High School makes little change to polling after human error that occurred last year, affecting last year’s Democratic State Rep. candidate, Katie O’Neill.
The deputy searched for the caller of the stripped vehicle but was unable to locate him nearby.
Chairmen of Athens County Republicans, Democrats discuss candidates ahead of 15th Congressional District raceBy Anna Millar | Nov. 2, 2021
Allison Russo and Mike Carey are fighting to gain the historically Republican seat as representative of Ohio’s 15th district.
Despite representatives and potential candidates expressing different rationale for running for Council, the distinction remains minimal.
Micah McCarey, council’s only member of color, faced challenges joining the predominantly white Athens City Council.