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.
State lawmakers are scheduled to vote today on the new two year state budget bill.
Two Democratic state lawmakers have introduced a bill requiring a state study on gun injuries.
A judge has ordered the man charged with kidnapping three women and holding them in his Cleveland home for a decade undergo a mental health evalaution, over the objection of Cuayhoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty.
A new study shows Ohio stands to see nearly 2-million new jobs by the next decade, if all goes well with the economy between now and then.
Delaware County Sheriff's deputies have identified the man who drowned while swimming at Alum Creek State Park on Sunday.
Adams County Coroner Larry Best has identified the father and daughter who were killed in a house fire Monday afternoon in Seaman.
The State Highway Patrol is looking for a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash last night in Pike County.
The Ohio Supreme Court's Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline says former Ohio judges should not be using the title of judge when they are not on the bench.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says unemployment rates in several central Ohio counties rose last month.
Two former Republican state lawmakers who helped make the job-creation entity JobsOhio a reality tell the Ohio Supreme Court a lawsuit against the agency should not be allowed to proceed.
A new U.S. News and World report survey ranks Delaware County as the healthiest in the state for kids.
Cincinnati city council is expected to officially approve an additional 17.4 million dollars for the streetcar project.
Franklin County Sheriff's deputies are trying to identify the man whose body was found Monday at the entrance to Green Lawn Cemetery.
Columbus police are searching for suspects in Monday's fatal shooting of a man in South Linden.
Columbus police say a 15-month-old boy died last night after being found unresponsive inside a sleeping bag at a Lonsdale Place apartment.
The Ohio Attorney General's office has begun funding new regional sexual assault coordinators to oversee direct and comprehensive services for victims.
The mother of two boys who drowned in the Muskingum River in 2011 has pleaded guilty.
More than 150 civilian employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton have taken steps to appeal furloughs imposed by the federal sequester cuts.
Firefighters are expected to release more details today about a fire last night at a Marion County factory.
Supporters of a Kentucky man who exposed the Steubenville rape case want federal prosecutors not to not file charges against him.