It looks like St. Patrick’s Day, Mill fest and March madness took a toll on students

It’s very rare to see Court Street empty.  Usually the times you see this occur is a Sunday morning, the day after a fest…or maybe the Sunday morning after two fests.  A lot of emotions run through the streets of Athens this time of the year.  People are hungover because fests and very sad because their March madness brackets are quickly busted.

Graduating seniors reflect on Court Street

To some Ohio University students, the heart of Athens, Ohio, is Court Street. This brick road is located in Uptown Athens and is home to businesses that range from college bookstores to boutiques and pubs. In the video below, Heather Willard and Olivia Miltner, who are both graduating seniors studying journalism, mulled over what Court Street meant to them and to the city.

Is Pokemon Go still a thing?

We are all wondering the same thing. Is that guy outside my house in the middle of the night casing my place for a robbery, or is he catching a Pikachu? Pokemon Go took the world by storm in the summer of 2016, but its popularity rapidly declined. The trend may be gone but the game lives on. Court Street still has a few trainers lurking around trying to catch’em all!

Andrew Gillis: OU athletic’s second-most knowledgable person

Working as a college student and newspaper editor can be tricky. It can be even worse when there’s no recognition.

Meet Andrew Gillis, the Assistant Sports Editor of The Post, who’s life is devoted to class, improving his writing and the work of others.

The newsroom: not just a place to write

If you walk the opposite way down Court Street of all the people heading to bars you will come to John Calhoun Baker University Center, which inside is where The Post newsroom sits.  Going to the newsroom is not just about a place to write article but where your friends are located. Food is another factor that attracts people and  most days there is food around the room that people eat that someone else brought in.

Behind your favorite bagel at Bagel Street Deli

Located at 27 S Court Street, Bagel Street Deli is home to all things bagel. There’s something for everyone on the menu, and they can even create your own personalized bagelwich. With its cozy brick walls, high top tables and loud music, it makes for a lively atmosphere to enjoy those comforting carbs.

 

Favorite spots to eat on Court Street

Court Street provides a wide variety of places to eat and drink. Whether one visits one of the many bars or one of the several coffee shops, uptown Athens knows how to please even the pickiest of eaters. In this video I take a trip on Court Street and interview two patrons about their favorite spot uptown.