WCBE Newscasts
1:00 am
Wed April 22, 2009

Authorities ID body in Ohio River as that of missing coal barge deckhand--and--federal judge says Ohio's lethal injection process has flaws but remains constitutional, plus more in the morning newscast.

Columbus, OH – Stories include:

  • Ohio legislators take another look at a plan to keep sexually violent predators locked up after their prison time - 1:29

  • Butler County school district bans texting between students and staff after a text-based inappropriate relationship emerged - 2:49

  • Suburban Cleveland school district chooses to charge student-athletes' families up to $1,000 instead of eliminating sports - 3:27

  • Lebron James scores 29 points to lead Cleveland Cavaliers to a 94-82 victory over the Detroit Pistons - 4:14

  • Ohio's unemployment rate stands at 9.7%, but many counties have an even bleaker picture - 6:29