Native American Artifacts Display Digs Into Mid-Ohio Valley Roots | News, Sports, Jobs

A bone necklace made from bird bones with a bear claw pendant was on display at the Knights of Columbus building in Churchtown on Sunday. The piece is part of a collection owned by Paul Diertz of Beverly, Ohio and was found in Washington County, Ohio. (Photo by Douglass Huxley) Jim Berardi of Alliance, Ohio, … Read more

The Bigger Picture: Mid-Ohio Valley residents attend Small Business Saturday | News, Sports, Jobs

Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Kelsy Eaton, second from right, gives instructions to Tiffin, Ohio residents Zach and Charlee Ziegler Saturday morning at the Armory on Front Street in Marietta as Chamber Membership Manager Kaitlin Streator listens. Chamber representatives distributed tote bags and promotional materials for Small Business Saturday. (Photo by Evan … Read more

Fort Frye, Ohio state half falls to Kirtland, 41-6 | News, Sports, Jobs

Fort Frye’s Clayton Miller (5) beats Kirtland at South Range High School by a carry in Saturday’s state semifinals. (Photo by Jordan Holland) CANFIELD, Ohio — Tommy Gogolin put up 357 rushing yards and Rocco Alfieri scored four touchdowns as Kirtland earned a 41-6 win over Fort Frye in the Division VI … Read more

Lori breaks Ohio free-throw record in Caldwell win | News, Sports, Jobs

Caldwell’s Bede Lori dribbles past Meigs defenders in Saturday’s clash at the Coliseum in Vincent. (Photo by Mike Morrison) VINCENT — Twice before he had come very close to breaking Ohio High School’s all-time record for consecutive free throws only to come up a little short, but Caldwell senior Bede Lori made … Read more

If USC Loses Pac-12 Championship, Can Alabama, Ohio State Make CFP?

Alabama and Ohio State fans should pay close attention to how USC fares against Utah in Friday night’s Pac-12 championship game. After the college football playoff picture takes shape, bottom in the four-team field will likely be USC, Ohio State, or possibly Alabama. Georgia, Michigan and TCU all go into their conference championship games 12-0. … Read more

The era of the name, image and likeness could ruin Ohio State football if not careful

I don’t know if there’s a problem with the Ohio State Buckeyes, but I’m not sure there isn’t either. And before we start: no, this is not an overreaction to a losing game. It’s a response to losing THE game, which in their own words is a failure…and it’s a response to the distractions college … Read more