Tag: community

Wheatberry Books: Downtown Chillicothe’s newest independent bookstore

Wheatberry Books: Downtown Chillicothe’s newest independent bookstore

In the growing heart of Chillicothe, a former tattoo parlor is now an independent bookstore. In December, Wheatberry Books, a community-oriented business opened to sell new and used books to the people of Ross County. “We have a small store, but we like to cover […]

Start your engines: Here are nine handpicked roads for motorcycle riders in SEO

Start your engines: Here are nine handpicked roads for motorcycle riders in SEO

THE ATHENS COUNTY VISITOR’S BUREAU IS GIVING AWAY MAPS OF SOME OF OHIO’S BEST MOTORCYCLE ROUTES By: Jeremy Hill Motorcycle riders rejoice: the Athens County Visitor’s Bureau has your next ride planned for you. “Ohio’s Windy 9” is a group of nine backcountry routes curated […]

Bernie & Max Stained Glass shines in Chillicothe

Bernie & Max Stained Glass shines in Chillicothe

Bernie Evans pursues stained glass to encourage community creativity By Paige Bennett New Beginnings Bernie & Max Stained Glass is a studio in Chillicothe, run by former factory worker-turned-artist Bernie Evans. During a medical leave from his 28-year career at the local paper mill, Evans found a passion […]

Rural community seeks end to homelessness

Rural community seeks end to homelessness

Jackson County residents came together in October for a fundraiser supporting efforts against homelessness by Olivia Bower Jackson County approaches homelessness in a different way by acknowledging the problem and working to solve it, as evidenced by an Oct. 1 fundraiser.The idea for the fundraiser, the first ever […]