Leading to novel success

When Mindy McGinnis was in the 8th grade, she took a personality profile to see what job she would have. The test results said McGinnis should be a police cop. She wanted to be a writer. Now McGinnis is touring the U.S. with her latest book, “Not a Drop to Drink,” a post-apocalyptic survival tale set in…

OU students hoop to make a difference

Shooting hoops doesn’t seem like an extraordinary way to make a difference, but some Ohio University students have used the sport to undoubtedly change the lives of the special needs youth in Athens County. “We call it Hoops of Joy,” said Tony Moos, a senior studying Special Education and vice president of Ohio University’s Student Council…