Jim Letizia

Reporter, News Anchor

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.

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6:28 am
Wed July 17, 2013

KSU Wins Lawsuit Involving Geno Ford

Kent State University has won a 1.2 million dollar judgment against former men's basketball coach Geno Ford for leaving in 2011 to become the coach at Bradley.

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6:18 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Florida Football Coach Says OSU Reported Gators To NCAA

Florida football coach Will Muschamp says Ohio State University reported the Gators for possible NCAA violations.

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9:49 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Heat Wave A Hazard For Outdoor Workers

The U.S Occupational Safety and Health Administration is reminding Ohioans who work outdoors to take precautions during this week's heat wave.

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12:28 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Police ID Teen Slain On Far East Side

Columbus police have now identified the 16-year-old boy shot and killed last night at an apartment complex on the Far East side.

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12:26 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Construction Worker Killed On I-270

The Ohio Department of Transportation says a construction worker was struck and killed on I-270 on the West Side early this morning.

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12:23 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Internet Cafe Petition Collectors Allege Harassment By Casinos

People collecting signatures on a petition aimed at blocking the state's internet cafe law say they have been harassed by opponents hired by Ohio casinos.

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12:16 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

OSU Names Presidential Search Committee

Ohio State University has appointed a search committee to seek a successor to former president Gordon Gee.

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9:23 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Man Waives Confederate Flag At School Board Meeting

A  man who unfurled a Confederate battle flag at a recent Springboro school board meeting says he was trying to make a point about history.

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8:02 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Jackets Ink Savard

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman David Savard to a one-year, two-way contract.

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7:54 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Kasich Signs Columbus City Schools Bill

Ohio Governor John Kasich yesterday signed into law a bill allowing some of the revenue from a planned 9.01 mill Columbus City Schools levy to be shared with charter schools.

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7:31 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Farm Workers Seek Better Health Standards

Farm workers from Ohio and other states are on Capitol Hill today to speak with Congressional leaders about the dangers posed by pesticides.

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7:03 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Ohioans Paying More For Gasoline

Triple-A says Ohio gasoline prices are up this week.

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7:02 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Guard Major Charged With Abusing Children

An Ohio National Guard Major currently serving in Kuwait has been indicted in Union County for sexually abusing at least three children in his care.

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6:57 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Tower Jumper Gets Probation

The Pickerington man who parachuted off an 893-foot broadcast tower on the Ohio State University campus last May has been placed on one year's probation.

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6:56 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Bond Set For Buckeye Football Recruit

Bond is set at 2 thousand dollars for an Ohio State freshman football recruit arrested early Sunday for underage drinking and using a fake ID.

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6:55 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Teen Killed In Fight

Columbus police say a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed last night at an apartment complex on the Far East Side.

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6:53 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Gahanna Puts Income Tax Hike On Ballot

Gahanna City Council has approved putting a one percent income tax increase on the November ballot.

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6:52 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Haslam Sends Rebate Checks To Trucking Companies

Pilot Flying J has sent checks to trucking companies allegedly shorted on rebates amid an FBI investigation of alleged fraud by the sales staff.

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6:47 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Turnpike Tolls To Increase

The Ohio Turnpike Commission has approved a plan to raise tolls by 2.7 percent next year, or a minimum of 25 cents.

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6:42 am
Tue July 16, 2013

SUPCO Death Penalty Panel To Issue Different Reports

An Ohio Supreme Court committee studying changes to the state's death penalty law is almost guaranteed to produce majority and minority reports on their findings when its work is completed later this year. 

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