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With the recent police shooting and protest in Ferguson, Missouri, people across the country are speaking out.

Here in Athens, Students for Law, Justice and Culture are discussing the topic in the "Racism, Policing and Struggles for Justice in Ferguson" panel.

Traditional bake sales are not something the Clean and Safe Halloween Committee is interested in to gain donations for added Halloween safety and security. Instead, they will use the pies to push into faces.

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Ohio soccer coach Aaron Rodgers believes his team is primed to compete with the top teams in the Mid-American Conference this season. Showcase reporter Matthew Doyle talks with Rodgers and the players to learn the meaning behind #ItIsTime.

Policies allowing students to earn college credit in high school have been approved for 32 county school systems.
The West Virginia Board of Education approved the counties' dual credit policies on Wednesday.

The four Ohio University students arrested during a Student Senate meeting entered pleas of not guilty Thursday in Athens County Municipal Court.

Federal funding will be sought to add a physician's office to Hopewell Health Centers' mental health facility in Athens.

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, a possible candidate for president in 2016, is headed to New Hampshire again.
On Thursday night, Paul will attend a gathering of Generation Opportunity, a conservative group with links to billionaires Charles and David Koch.
A central Ohio city is considering incentives to entice Amazon.com to build a $1.1 billion data center there.
Police have charged a Parkersburg teenager in the hit-and-run death of a boy who was riding a bicycle in Wood County.
State Police Sgt. W.K. Marshall says 19-year-old Darren Parsons was charged early Wednesday with leaving the scene of an accident causing death.