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2:00 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Sheriff Scott Announces Mayoral Run

Zach Scott
Credit Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott has issued a statement saying he plans to run for mayor of Columbus.

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1:59 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Rice Family Says Death At Hands Of Cleveland Police Could Have Been Avoided

Credit mirror.co.uk

The family of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy fatally shot by a police officer responding to a call about someone with a gun last weekend says officers acted too quickly and his death could've been avoided.

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1:57 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Grove City Native Killed In Afghanistan

Joey Riley
Credit youtube

The Pentagon says one of two U.S soldiers killed in Afghanistan on Monday was a Grove City native.

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1:55 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Columbus Man Convicted Of Gang-Related Slaying

Mario Harris
Credit Columbus Division of Police

Sentencing is scheduled December 15th for a Columbus man convicted this week of killing another man outside of a nightclub in November of last year.

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1:53 am
Thu November 27, 2014

Ohio College To Build Indoor Drone Test Lab

Officials at Sinclair Community College in Dayton plan to build an indoor flying pavilion that will be used by students to fly and test drones.

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4:14 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Coleman Will Not Run Again; Speculation Begins On Mayoral Possibilities

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman announces he will not seek re-election
Credit Ohio Public Radio

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman says today he will not run for election to a record fifth term next year. 

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7:34 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Local Taxpayer Money Approved For Promoting NHL All-Star Game, Developing "Food Action Plan"

The city of Columbus and Franklin County will each spend 250 thousand dollars in taxpayer money to promote the NHL All-Star Game in late January.

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7:16 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Columbus A Finalist To Host 2016 Democratic Convention

Columbus, Philadelphia, and New York are the three finalists to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

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7:13 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Local Man Sentenced For Killing Ex-Girlfriend

Sar I
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man was sentenced yesterday to life in prison for killing his former girlfriend. 

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7:10 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Wind Damage Forces Temporary Closure Of Portion Of East Broad Street

Rhodes State Office Tower
Credit wikipedia

Strong winds downed trees and utility lines yesterday, knocking out power for thousands in Ohio.

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7:01 am
Tue November 25, 2014

OU, OSU Students Protest Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Michael Brown
Credit nbc news

Protests and prayer vigils were held in Ohio yesterday following the announcement that a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri decided not to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an African-American man.

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6:54 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Local Radio Personality Passes Away

Credit wtvn

Central Ohio radio broadcaster Bob Connors passed away Monday at his Florida home at the age of 80 due to complications from cancer. 

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6:54 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Three Ice Bucket Challenge Pranksters Sentenced

Credit cleveland.com

Three Bay Village teens who admitted to dumping bodily fluids on a 15-year-old autistic classmate during an Ice Bucket Challenge prank in August have been ordered to perform community service and write apology letters to the victim and his family.

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6:52 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Bill Requires Retailers To Pay Holiday Workers Overtime

Democratic State Representative Mike Foley is sponsoring a bill requiring Ohio retailers who’ have pushed their "Black Friday" sales to Thanksgiving day to pay their workers triple overtime.

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12:45 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Debate Over Kasich Administration’s Green Energy Report

The increased publicity of a green energy jobs report paid for by the state has sparked an argument over how forward the Kasich administration was in revealing its findings. 

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12:29 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Ohio Police Probe Shooting Of Boy With Replica Gun

Tamir Rice
Credit dailymail.co.uk

A 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by Cleveland police after allegedly brandishing what turned out to be a BB gun, triggering an investigation into his death and a legislator's call for such weapons to be brightly colored or bear special markings. 

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12:14 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Bill To Overhaul Municipal Income Tax System Moving

State lawmakers are likely to vote in the next few weeks on a controversial bill to overhaul the municipal income tax system used by hundreds of Ohio cities.

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2:14 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Columbus Man Sentenced In False Credentials Case

James McBride
Credit dailymail.co.uk

A Columbus man who claimed to be the keeper of the seal of St. Peter and thus was above the law has been sentenced to 3  1/2 years in prison for selling nearly 2 thousand fake diplomatic credentials affiliated with his organization.

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2:09 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Final Charge Against Hocking County Coroner Dismissed

David Cummin
Credit osca.net

A Hocking County judge has dismissed a criminal charge against County Coroner David Cummin,  accused by county commissioners of neglecting his duty.

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1:58 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Court Declines To Hear Appeal In Amish Beard-Cutting Case

Samuel Mullet Senior
Credit cleveland.com

The Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of appeals in Cincinnati has declined to hold a hearing by the full court on overturned hate crimes convictions involving beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish.

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