05, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Ex-wife of Tom Noe sues attorneys years after 'Coingate' scandal
The ex-wife of the man at the center of Ohio's "Coingate" scandal is now suing his trial attorneys.
04, Apr 2014 - Belmont, OH Athens County sheriffâ€™s suspension official
A special commission of retired judges appointed by the Ohio chief justice made public today the paid suspension of Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly. The judges wrote on March 3 that keeping Kelly on the job while heâ€™s facing criminal charges would â€ś adversely affectâ€ť the functioning of the sheriffâ€™s office and the rights of the public.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Arson suspects back to face charges
One of the two Ohio University students who are charged with setting a fire in a rental home appeared in Athens County Municipal Court Tuesday.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Local anti-fracking group sues for records, as protesters prepare to take plea
In the latest development in an ongoing legal battle by a local activist group against a Coolville-area injection well for storing wastewater from oil-and-gas drilling, the Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) is seeking a court order to force the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to turn over public records related to the well's permitting.
02, Apr 2014 - Athens, OH Court upholds conviction of man convicted of killing daughter-in-law
An Ohio court has rejected the appeal of a southeast Ohio man who was convicted of killing his daughter-in-law, who was found strangled at the bottom of a septic tank in 2011.