Dec 9, 2011

Small food pantry makes a big impact on the lives of area residents

Tom and Shirley Fox live in a small house on a quiet little road in Athens County.  About the only thing big at the property, in fact, is the large dog that ambles about outside.
Inside this humble home located near Millfield, though, the couple runs the Ray of Hope Food Pantry and provides a large amount of hope and assistance to people every day. 

Dec 6, 2011

Open interviews for truck drivers, mechanics to be held on Dec. 14 at The Work Station

A local company will be conducting open interviews for truck drivers and mechanics on Wednesday, Dec. 14 from 1-5 p.m. at The Work Station in The Plains. For more information on the positions that area residents can apply for, click here or call The Work Station at 797-1405.

Dec 5, 2011

Homeless shelter sees increase in demand, does not have enough room for all of the people in need

Click here to read an article in The Athens NEWS on increases in homelessness in Athens County and the region. The Good Works Homeless Shelter in Athens County is being forced to turn away more homeless people than ever before simply because the demand for assistance is so high.