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.
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Black Panther Party say the beating death of a 16-year-old African-American Dayton boy was a hate crime.
Denison University has formally purchased the historic Granville Inn for 1.15 million dollars.
A judge has set a trial date for a Republican state lawmaker charged with fraud and theft.
The Ohio Supreme Court has cleared the way for construction to begin soon on a wind farm in Crawford and Richland counties.
Ohio Governor John Kasich is calling on local billionaire Les Wexner to come up with ideas on how to market the state.
Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is asking county prosecutors to investigate 17 people who voted during the 2012 election.
Preliminary autopsy results show the Westerville South High School men's basketball player who collapsed and died shortly after practice last week may have had a pre-existing heart condition.
Columbus officials hope to save 3 million dollars in interest payments by refinancing up to 167 million dollars worth of municipal bond debt.
The dean of Ohio State University's College of Business says she will resign next year.
The Food and Drug Administration and the American Academy of Pediatrics say pregnant women and children should not consume raw milk and raw milk products.
A California judge has ordered Cleveland-based Sherwin Williams and two other paint companies to pay 10 California cities and counties 1.1 billion dollars to remove lead-based paint from millions of older homes.
Columbus City Council last night formally objected to state renewal of the liquor licenses of 14 local bars and carryouts that officials say drain public safety resources and harm neighborhoods.
Campaign finance reports show the group that pushed for passage of the Columbus City Schools levy raised more than 3 million dollars for the effort.
A new Kent State University study says college students who spend hours each day online, texting or talking on cell phones are more anxious, less happy and get lower grades.
Sentencing is pending for a Delaware County woman who has pleaded guilty to striking and killing a St. Francis DeSales High School teacher and coach while he was riding his bicycle.
Sentencing is scheduled January 15th for a Columbus teen who pleaded guilty Monday to adult charges in a fatal shooting on the Southeast side.
General Motors says it will invest more than a billion-dollars in five of its factories, including one in Toledo.
South Zanesville Mayor Terry Guss died on Sunday after falling from the running board of a firetruck on Friday.
The Ohio Court of Claims has rejected a negligence claim filed by the wife of a man crushed to death by an elevator in a closed hotel on Ohio State University's campus.
Ceremonies will be held Saturday at cemeteries in central Ohio and around the country to honor veterans.