The levy passed with over 69% of votes in favor of it in Athens County.
Micah McCarey, council’s only member of color, faced challenges joining the predominantly white Athens City Council.
Athens food truck owner seeks vending license amid possible penalty increases for unlicensed vendorsBy Lydia Colvin | Oct. 25
An ordinance was introduced at City Council’s previous meeting that, if passed, could result in jail time for vendors breaking Athens City Code.
Athens Mayor Steve Patterson and Athens County Prosecuting Attorney Keller Blackburn addressed privacy concerns regarding the cameras.
Districts in Athens County are using federal ESSER funding in order to help their students who have fallen behind academically during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Health officials discuss importance of asymptomatic testing for vaccinated individuals amid rising casesBy Lydia Colvin | Sep. 14
Estimates of breakthrough cases on campus are being gathered through asymptomatic testing on campus.
Students and professors feel as though in-person classes have many benefits over online classes and hope to see more in the future.
Student Senate approved all nominations for senior awards, which include senator emeritus, justice emeritus and senior honors.
Students are encouraged to use OU’s vaccine registry if they have already been vaccinated.