Last updated 8:23PM ET
October 23, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Athens County native promotes My Rural America group
(2008-07-08)
(WOUB) - An Athens County native is speaking up for rural citizens across Ohio.

Michael Wood of Amesville recently was named State Director for the group My Rural America.

My Rural America Action Fund is based in Washington, D-C.

It's a "grass-roots advocacy organization that specializes in promoting the interests of citizens who live in rural communities."

Wood says that includes targeting politicians.

Health care, good schools and access to broadband are among the issues being promoted by My Rural America.
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