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.
Funeral arrangements are pending for an eight-year-old Plain City boy who drowned in his family's pool on Monday.
Columbus police say they have arrested a serial rapist.
Ohio Inspector General Randall Meyer says the Ohio Department of Transportation successfully met mandated provisions of the federal economic stimulus package requiring infrastructure projects to be "shovel ready."
A group of internet cafe operators has formed to oppose a new law effectively banning the facilities that state officials have called fronts for illegal gambling.
A man accused of stabbing four people in an East Gay Street building last year has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.
Columbus City Council tonight is expected to approve legislation starting a pilot program to regulate food trucks.
At their meeting today, Ohio State University trustees thanked and praised retiring President Gordon Gee.
The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis says Ohio's economy grew slightly last year for the third consecutive year.
Two Internal Revenue Service agents working in the Cincinnati office say higher-ups in Washington directed the targeting of conservative political groups when they applied for tax-exempt status.
Rocky River police have charged Cleveland Indians pitcher Chris Perez and his wife with misdemeanor drug possession in the shipment of just over one-third of a pound of marijuana to their home.
Cincinnati Public School officials have until Monday to close a five-million-dollar budget gap.
Columbus police say two people were shot and killed in an apparent murder-suicide Thursday at a Far West side apartment complex.
Columbus police officials say an officer shot and wounded a man during a robbery attempt last night on the North side.
Columbus police say officers discovered a body yesterday in a room at the Brookside Motel on East Main Street.
Central Ohio motorists are paying more for gasoline this week.
The Ohio Attorney General's office is working to close a Zanesville nursing home after an investigation found evidence of patient neglect.
The Ohio Department of Insurance says insurers planning to participate in the new health insurance exchange are projecting their costs will be higher.
The controversial demolition of the Poindexter Village housing complex is underway.
The Wayne National Forest is offering free camping and recreational activities today and Saturday.
A pilot and farmer from Amanda says he'll try again next year to unseat Ohio Republican Congressman Steve Stivers.