- To the Athens Photo Project, which celebrated its “new” digs in a ribbon cutting last week.
- To the Carthage Twp. Fire Department, whose members also gathered last week to celebrate its first year in service.
- To East Elementary, along with its students and staff members — past and present. Last Friday’s Spring Social was a wonderful gathering.
You can find stories of all three above subjects online at www.athensmessenger.com.
To the closing of Zahn’s Corner Middle School in Pike County. The school was closed for the remainder of the school year due to enriched uranium being detected inside the building. It’s located near the former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant. The Piketon community deserves a safe environment in which to live.