Local News

08/10/2013 - 2:32pm
After being convicted of rape against an Ohio University student, Levi Canterbury, of Gallipolis, was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday. Canterbury, 23, was also ordered to pay $8,450...
08/07/2013 - 3:23pm
A 3-year-old Athens girl died this morning after she was struck by a car on East State Street east of Hope Drive. Sophia M. Sheets ran into the roadway and was struck by a vehicle traveling east...
08/07/2013 - 2:35pm
  After eight years of planning, the Athens County Public Libraries system plans on finally flipping the switch. On Aug. 13, the Athens Public Library Branch, in the city of Athens at 30...
07/31/2013 - 1:36pm
After nearly two years, the jury reached a verdict Wednesday morning at approximately 10:45—a Gallipolis man was found guilty of two counts of rape. Levi Canterbury, 23, was convicted of...
07/31/2013 - 1:08pm
UPDATE: Levi Canterbury, 23, was found guilty on two counts of raping an Ohio University student in September 2011, according to a news release. After two days of deliberation, jurors reached a...
07/29/2013 - 9:51pm
Keith “PJ” Rutter was a “loving son and father," according to his mother, Nannette Justus, despite his struggles after losing his father as a child and his battles with...
07/18/2013 - 10:33am
The Athens County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the armed robbery of the Foodland Grocery Store in the Plains Thursday night. Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly released a statement saying...
07/16/2013 - 12:01pm
Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly's money managing skills are once again being called into question by the state. A state audit report released this morning showed that Kelly and two employees...
07/11/2013 - 7:58pm
Though most incoming freshmen probably looked forward to getting their driver’s licenses when they turned 16, most end up leaving their cars behind when they come to campus. But don’t...
07/11/2013 - 7:53pm
The most unforgettable party of the year takes place right on Court Street, and students dress for it in the most ridiculous outfits. Each October, Athens officials block off Court Street, only...

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