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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12:29 pm
Mon December 24, 2012

Church Opens Rebuilt Sanctuary

Members of the New Horizons Baptist Church in Marysville held their first service in a rebuilt sanctuary Sunday, nearly a year after it was set on fire by a Pennsylvania man who drove his car through the building.

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12:27 pm
Mon December 24, 2012

Study Examining Use Of Alzheimer's Drug For Autism

Ohio State University is participating in a large clinical research program to determine if an Alzheimer's disease medication may be used to treat children with autism.

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12:25 pm
Mon December 24, 2012

Gas Prices Up Slightly

Gasoline prices in Ohio are up slightly to start the Christmas week.

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8:55 am
Mon December 24, 2012

Coleman Year In Review - Part 1

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman calls 2012 an acknowledgment of the past and a launching pad for the future.

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12:34 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Cleveland Schools Launching Digital Blueprints

The Cleveland Schools are using new technology to help first responders in case of a shooting or other emergency.

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12:31 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

More Safety Training In Cincinnati Schools?

Cincinnati police chief James Craig says he wants to talk with the school district about providing additional safety training for responding to potential school shootings.

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12:29 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Official State Unemployment Rate Declines

Ohio's official unemployment rate continues to decline.

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12:27 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Governor Approves Additional Money For Foodbanks

For the second straight year, Ohio Governor John Kasich has authorized an additional 1-million dollar appropriation for the Ohio Association of Foodbanks to meet a growing demand.

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12:25 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Resource Officer Due In Court Next Month

A former Columbus police officer will be in court next month to plead guilty to child-sex charges.

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12:24 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Weather Causes Morning Traffic Problems

The windy and snowy weather conditions caused havoc on Central Ohio roadways this morning.

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12:21 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Officer Cleared In July Slaying

A Grand Jury has cleared of criminal charges the Columbus police officer who shot and killed a man who reported a burglary at his home last July.

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12:18 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Funeral For Slain Ohio Native On Saturday

A funeral service is scheduled Saturday for a former Columbus and Athens resident killed while serving as a sheriff's deputy in Missouri.

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8:04 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Hit List Found At Lancaster High School

Fairfield County Sheriff's deputies have charged a Lancaster High School student with inducing panic after an alleged "hit list" was found in an office where student suspensions are served.

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5:54 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Governor Calls For Moment Of Silence

Ohio Governor John Kasich is calling for a moment of silence at 9:30 this morning, honoring those who lost their lives in the Connecticut school shootings last week.

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5:52 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Governor Signs Gun Bill

The Connecticut school shootings have prompted more debate about whether stronger gun control laws are needed.

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5:47 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Portman May Vote For Assault Weapons Ban

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he could be open to new gun restrictions, including the ban on assault weapons he voted against in 1994.

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5:45 am
Fri December 21, 2012

New SUPCO Justice Appointed

Ohio Governor John Kasich has appointed Judge Judith French of the 10th District Court of Appeals to the Ohio Supreme Court.

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5:42 am
Fri December 21, 2012

No More Bidding Wars For Jobs

Ohio Governor John Kasich says there will be no more bidding wars to keep businesses and jobs in the state.

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5:35 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Public Money Going To Profitable Retailer

Delaware County Commissioners are giving a private developer three-million dollars to build roads around the Cabela outdoor retailer's location on Gemini Parkway.

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5:33 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Audit: Columbus Schools Tampered With Records

An audit by the Columbus Schools says district officials changed records to make it appear students who were actually in school had withdrawn.

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