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  • Huggins Touts Value of Hard Work

    May 24, 2017

    Marietta Times. Bob Huggins, head basketball coach at West Virginia University, spoke about the necessity of hard work and the ability to embrace change when necessary to succeed during a presentation at the Smoot Theatre on Tuesday in a program organized by Shale Crescent USA. About 500 area bu [...]

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  • Donald Mason Named to KSU Board of Trustees

    May 24, 2017

    Ravenna Record-Courier. Gov. John Kasich has appointed Donald L. Mason of Zanesville to a three-year term on the Kent State University Board of Trustees. Mason’s appointment began May 19, 2017, replacing the unexpired term of the late trustee Richard Marsh, which runs through May 2020. “We w [...]

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  • USA Officials Talk Future

    May 23, 2017

    East Liverpool Review. Utica Shale Academy officials are looking at ways to enhance the shale program so students can benefit even more — both in the classroom and eventually the workplace. An advisory board meeting was held May 11 at the Southern Local School District office in Salineville an [...]

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  • Ohio Drillers Set Records

    May 15, 2017

    Martins Ferry Times Leader. Eclipse Resources officials left a “Purple Hayes” with their 3.5-mile-long horizontal well last year, but their “Great Scott” operation now stretches almost 1,000 feet further into the Utica Shale beneath in Guernsey County in Eastern Ohio. As Eclipse drills d [...]

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  • A Record? Ohio Well’s Horizontal Leg Stretches 19,300 Feet

    May 15, 2017

    Farm and Dairy. Eclipse Resources Corporation successfully drilled its newest record-setting “super-lateral” well, the Great Scott 3H. The Ohio well had a total measured depth of 27,400 feet and lateral extension of 19,300 feet in less than 17 days. The well, located in Guernsey County’s M [...]

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  • Rex to Increase Drilling in Carroll County

    May 10, 2017

    Canton Repository. Rex Energy will soon be busy in Carroll County, where it plans to drill 12 Utica Shale wells this year. The State College, Pa.-based company outlined its expanded drilling program during a conference call with investors Wednesday. Rex had planned to drill five wells in Carr [...]

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