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Sophomore Preston Anderson's painting, "Tunnel Vision," was selected to go to the moon.

That art is out of this world … literally

 When Preston Anderson submitted his painting to an online art show, he didn’t expect for it to be shown in a Chicago contemporary art gallery.  When he found out his painting would be one of a few hung in the gallery, he was overjoyed.


Miami students discuss Ohio’s introduced abortion ban

Roe v. Wade, the landmark decision federally legalizing abortion made almost 50 years ago, has been drawing national attention as discussions swirl about a potential overturning. Many in Ohio are watching their own state legislature as it considers a comprehensive abortion ban. 

Two of McCullough-Hyde's ICU beds are currently occupied.

McCullough-Hyde’s ICU beds at 50% capacity

McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU), which contains 4 beds, is working at 50% capacity, as of Jan. 26, said Michael Everett, president and chief operating officer of TriHealth. That number has dropped from its previous 100% capacity rate last week. 

With just less than 30% of the student population absent on Tuesday, Talawanda Middle School has opted to close its doors for the rest of the week.

COVID-19 case spike causes Talawanda Middle School closure

Talawanda Middle School (TMS) will be closed Wednesday, Thursday and Friday this week due to increased COVID-19 cases, according to an email sent to parents on Tuesday, Jan. 11. The email, sent by Talawanda Superintendent Edward Theroux, explained almost 30% of TMS’s students were absent Tuesday. 

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