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Indians honor Hall of Famer Boudreau with stadium statue

Indians honor Hall of Famer Boudreau with stadium statue

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lou Boudreau didn't just manage the Cleveland Indians to their last World Series title in 1948. He was also their starting shortstop — and the AL's MVP.
The club honored the Hall of Famer on Saturday, Aug. 5, by unveiling a bronze statue that will permanently sit outside the main entrance of Progressi ... (full story)


Group works to restore historically significant Ohio church

Group works to restore historically significant Ohio church

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Though there's mold growing on the walls, peeling paint on the ceiling and cobwebs dusting the pews, the Mount Zion Baptist Church has what some call a "special feel."
It's inexplicable, but it might have something to do with the beautiful stained glass windows, the rounded pews and the sumptuo ... (full story)


Boy, 7, tearing up track in motocross competitions

ALLIANCE, Ohio (AP) — Isaac Williamson loves to be outdoors and play sports, but there is one activity he performs better than others across Ohio.
At an age when most kids are just getting their training wheels removed, Isaac Williamson is tearing up dirt tracks on his own motorcycles.
Isaac, a Lexington Township second- ... (full story)


Officials clash with Department of Energy on uranium plant

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Officials in an Ohio village are at odds with the U.S. Department of Energy over the agency's plans to store contaminated waste from the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant.
Piketon officials met with a representative from the state Environmental Protection Agency last month to discuss a new plan to ... (full story)


ABA reports law profession ill prepared for risk of cyber security threats

Most law offices are underfunding their efforts to counter cyber risks, according to a report in the American Bar Association Journal.
As cyber security evolves, one characteristic of it that remains the same is how much of a threat it is to any business.
Julie Sobowale wrote for the Journal that the risk to the profession is ... (full story)