Athens City Council has requested a hearing to be held with the state regarding a liquor permit requested by Chipotle Mexican Grill on Court Street.
The issue of energy aggregation had mixed results during Tuesday’s general election. Overall, half of the 20 ballot initiatives in Eastern and Southeast Ohio were approved by voters. Nine were defeated and there was one tie.
The Green Party's candidate for Ohio governor was handily defeated, though the party still has something to celebrate.
Unofficial results from Tuesday's election show the Greens met new standards to qualify as a minor political party.
Republican victories in West Virginia's U.S. House and Senate races knocked history on its side.
With wins Tuesday by Alex Mooney, Evan Jenkins and incumbent David McKinley, the GOP will hold every U.S. House seat from West Virginia for the first time since 1921.
Republican Gov. John Kasich likes to say, "What's next?"
And that seems to be the question on everyone's minds after Republicans' sweeping victories across Ohio Tuesday.
Unofficial results indicate voter turnout for Tuesday's election likely will be among the lowest on record for a midterm election in Ohio.
Unoffical election results are in for Tuscarawas County.
Republican Kerry Metzger kept this county commissioner seat getting 14,857 votes while his opponent, Democrat John Miceli recieved 9,175 votes.
Republican Incumbent Tim Van Horn is the unofficial winner over Democrat Keith A. Nelson for the County Commissioner seat. Tim Van Horn received 2,281 votes, while Keith A. Nelson received 1,527 votes.