WOUB News

As a member of my Radio and Television Reporting and Writing Class, I have the opportunity to produce packages for WOUB News.

Following President-elect Donald Trump’s win on Tuesday, two residents of Athens, Ohio, brought together members of Ohio University’s LGBT community and demonstrated how Love Trumps Hate by getting married on the steps of the Athens County Municipal Courthouse.

This story was featured on BuzzFeed, Pink News and All Gay Network.

 

Ohio University’s Scripps School of Journalism is one of the top journalism schools in the country, but a new Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies course at OHIO is working to tell a genre of stories that often go unnoticed in mainstream media.

 

Thousands of individuals in Athens County rely on food pantries to supply their families with food, especially during the fall and winter months. Thanks to food drives like the annual Pack the Pantry event at Ohio University, the Athens County Food Pantry is able to prepare for the rush during the upcoming holiday season.

 

After noticing a decline in school spirit and a lack of a solid alumni network in their hometown, a group of Meigs High School alumni joined together to reboot the Meigs Local Alumni Association. Ten years later, the annual Reunion on the River continues to bring together Marauders of all ages.