Congressmen Johnson, Balderson, Stivers and Gibbs Announce $2 Million Grant for Mental Health Providers in Appalachian Schools

Highly competitive U.S. Department of Education grant awarded to support placing behavioral health specialists in Belmont, Guernsey, Harrison, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble and Tuscarawas county schools. The grant will create a partnership between the local school districts, the Appalachian Children Coalition and Ohio University.

Ohio’s Appalachian region aims to fight census undercount

Partners hired Sunday Creek Horizons, a business development, communication and advocacy company in southeastern Ohio, to create ads with targeted online placement to reach Appalachian Ohioans.

Letters from U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman call on the U.S. Department of Energy to respond to Pike County leaders, and ensure fair and just clean up of the PORTS facility in Piketon, Ohio.

Schools across Ohio will now have more money to buy Wi-Fi mobile hot spots and internet-enabled devices after the state awarded 951 districts broadband education grants.