Ziggy Stardust would have turned 72 today, but Starman is out there among the stars and has been since his passing in 2016. That’s right, toda…

Tomorrow is International Mountain Day — niche, to be sure, but mountains need advocates as well. Mountaintop removal has harmed many mountain…

Sometimes there are somewhat interesting non-federal holidays, and sometimes there are very important (and perhaps semi-made-up) non-federal h…

This Wednesday before Thanksgiving, we’re counting our blessings. It’s the season to do so, after all. Here are a few things we are most grate…

Our nation’s veterans have served our country, and inspired countless stories of their feats. In recognition of Veterans Day and the continued…

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With this being election week, those of us in the newsroom are in a political mood. So, here are our picks for the best movies with a politica…

The village of Amesville recently hosted its first-ever Alonzo Weed festival honoring the town’s most infamous mayor (from 1903). Here are som…

Today is Dictionary Day, so choose your words wisely. This weird holiday is observed each year to honor Noah Webster, the creator of the Ameri…

There are many “weird holidays” that celebrate the world of comics — one of them is National Comic Book Day on Sept. 25. Here is a list of our…

It seems there is a community festival for just about every food and drink you can think of. The recent pawpaw extravaganza at Lake Snowden ha…

There’s a new Our Town documentary from WOUB coming out, and this time it will be focused on Gallipolis. We have some ideas on what filmmaker …

Today is National Wildlife Day! It’s a day intended to highlight conservation efforts all around the world, and support those seeking to maint…

Townies, shield your eyes: Ohio University is back in session next Monday and the students are headed back to Athens. That’s the circle of lif…

Famed comedian and actor Steve Martin turns 74 today, and to celebrate we are ranking our favorite movies and TV shows the star appeared in.

It’s hot outside, and with the hotter temperatures come plans of cooler activities. Here are some of our favorite ways to chill out during day…

Fifty years ago this week, three astronauts left earth and landed on the moon. Those intrepid explorers were the first of humanity to step ont…