Stories tagged with: ohio

February 8, 2015 - 1:43am
7 weeks 29 min ago

 Ohio improves to 9-12 (4-6) with the win. They return to action February 10th vs. Central Michigan.

November 16, 2014 - 12:43am
19 weeks 1 hour ago

 Saul Phillips win in his Ohio Bobcats debut. Ryan Taylor with 21 points in his first game with Ohio.

November 7, 2014 - 6:57pm
20 weeks 1 day ago

The legalization of recreational marijuana is gaining acceptance across the United States.

Following its legalization in Colorado and Washington state, Alaska, Oregon and Washington D.C. have also approved referendums for recreational marijuana. The CEO of Muskingum Behavioral Health, Steve Carrel says the whole movement started off as the legalization of medical marijuana but has developed even further.

"I think that the pro-marijuana movement is gonna go straight to...

September 14, 2014 - 12:04am
28 weeks 1 hour ago

 J.T. Barrett tied Kenny Guiton's program record with six touchdown passes as Ohio State bounced back from its week two defeat to Virginia Tech by crushing Kent State, 66-0. Rod Smith, Michael Thomas and Curtis Samuel each scored a pair of touchdowns. The Bucks will be back in action Sept. 27 at home against Cincinnati.

Frank Solich's Ohio Bobcats weren't as lucky in Huntington, W.Va. Rakeem Cato passed for 425 yards and the Marshall Thundering Herd snapped a three-year losing...

June 17, 2014 - 8:37pm
40 weeks 4 days ago

Behavioral health specialists are urging Ohio political candidates to show bipartisan support for efforts to fight the public health drug addiction crisis sweeping through our state.

According to CEO of Muskingum Behavioral Health , Steve Carrel politicians are using drug addiction as a political platform instead of working together to find real solutions to the problem.

"It's conservatives, liberals, democrats republican and the list goes on the bottom line is this is a...

June 13, 2014 - 5:59pm
41 weeks 1 day ago

The world's longest-running ATV series is making a stop in Nashport this weekend. The Built Ford Tough Briarcliff ATV National will be held at Briarcliff MX on Saturday, and the top riders from the Mountain Dew ATV Motocross National Championship will be taking part.

The top name on the bill is two-time defending champion Chad Wienen, who is the points leader after four stops on the tour. Veteran Josh Upperman--a native of nearby Louisville, Ohio--is another name with a great shot to...

May 9, 2014 - 10:31am
46 weeks 1 day ago

"Hang on Sloopy" is the state's official rock song, "Beautiful Ohio" is the state song, now legislation could give Ohio an official country song.

It took Zach Paxson just fifteen minutes to pen the lyrics to his song "Ohio." The country singer wrote the piece in 2006 on his way back from Austin, Texas where he watched the Ohio State Buckeyes defeat the Texas Longhorns.

He said he was blown away by the amount of people from Ohio that traveled to see...

February 13, 2014 - 12:42am
1 year 6 weeks ago

High School Girls Basketball:

Division II Sectional at Tri-Valley:

East Liverpool 47 Morgan 69
-Morgan advances to play Claymont on Feb 15 at 8pm

Division III Sectional at Cambridge:

West Muskingum 51 St. Clairsville 52

Division IV Sectional at Meigs:

Trimble 37 South Gallia 42

Regular Season:
Rosecrans 45 River...

January 17, 2014 - 7:04pm
1 year 10 weeks ago

Flu activity is in on the rise in Ohio.

Although many people are urged to get vaccinated to protect themselves from the virus, Kristen Baker with the health department says that's often not the case. She says there are higher levels of flu being reported in adults in our area than in previous years.

"18 to 64 is our lowest age group as far as vaccinations about 31 percent of this population actually gets vaccinated compared to the U.S. overall. The total is about a 45 to 50...

November 18, 2013 - 5:25pm
1 year 18 weeks ago

Ohio Attorney General Mike Dewine calls heroin a statewide epidemic and the drug is also on the rise in our area.

Dewine says state statistics compiled by his office from more than 40 coroners in Ohio suggest heroin related deaths are at an all time high. CEO of Muskingum Behavioral Health, Steve Carrel says that the economy and easier access to the drug are key reasons for the uprise of heroin use in Southeast Ohio.

"If a person goes off their pain medication there is a...

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