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NCAA Picks Columbus for 2018 Women’s Basketball Final Four

Ohio State University Deputy Athletic Director Michelle Willis in a t-shirt for the 2018 Women's Final Four which will be held in Columbus.
Ohio State University Deputy Athletic Director Michelle Willis in a t-shirt for the 2018 Women's Final Four which will be held in Columbus.
8:31AM
November 18, 2014

A culminating event of March Madness will call Columbus home in a few years. The NCAA has awarded Columbus the 2018 Final Four in women’s college basketball.

Former Michigan Player Pleads Guilty In Case Involving OSU Fan

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Former Michigan football player Taylor Lewan pleads guilty in case involving an Ohio State fan.
10:26AM
October
30, 2014

Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan has pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors to resolve an assault case involving an Ohio State fan.

Lighting At Capital University Games Gets Okay

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Homes on Bexley's Euclaire Avenue sit just a few feet from Capital's Bernlohr Stadium. Many fear their home value will plummet when Capital installs lights and begins hosting night football and soccer games.
11:17AM
October
28, 2014

The Bexley Planning Commission last night approved a zoning change to allow stadium lights at Capital University during night games. The meeting lasted four hours.

Veteran Runner Gets Ready For Another Columbus Marathon

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8:31AM
October 17, 2014

About 18,000 athletes will flood the streets of Columbus this weekend for the Columbus Marathon and Half-Marathon. WOSU’s Thomas Bradley is an avid runner and wanted to talk to a veteran of the race to see how it’s changed, so we dared him to go for a run with Eric Wygle, who’s competing in his 14th Columbus Marathon this weekend.

Blue Jackets Sign Top Scorer In Time For Season Opener

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The Columbus Blue Jackets Monday signed their top scorer from last year to a 3-year contract
3:23PM
October
6, 2014

Three days before its season opener, the Columbus Blue Jackets today signed Ryan Johansen to a three year contract. Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekelainen says the deal came after he told Johansen it was decision time.

Neighbors Continue Fight Against Lights At Capital Stadium

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Homes on Bexley's Euclaire Avenue sit just a few feet from Capital's Bernlohr Stadium. Many fear their home value will plummet if Capital installs lights and begins hosting night football and soccer games.
8:00AM
October
6, 2014

Leaders of Capital University, the city of Bexley, and local residents meet again Monday night to discuss a proposal for lights at Capital’s Bernlohr Stadium.

Westerville Football Coach Arrested After Alleged Slap Of Player

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Pentello was arrested and charged with assault and endangering children. He's scheduled to be arraigned October 7.
10:46AM
September 26, 2014

The head football coach at Westerville South High School was arrested and charged this week with assault and endangering children after a report that he shoved a player to the ground and slapped him across the face.

Fired Director Conducts, Plays In OSU Alumni Band

8:07PM
September
13, 2014

The fired director of Ohio State’s marching band has played in and helped conduct the alumni band during its annual game-day appearance.

Columbus Officials Turn On Charm To Attract NCAA Final Four

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City officials show off the city's best attractions for an NCAA Final Four committee.
10:29AM
September 10, 2014

Members of the NCAA site selection committee are checking out Columbus this week as the possible location for a Women’s Final Four sometime in the future.

End of An Era: Clintonville’s Olympic Swim Club Closes For Good

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The Dive Well at Clintonville's Olympic Swim Club
5:00AM
September
2, 2014

For 76 years neighbors have cooled off at the Olympic Swim Club. But now it’s closed for good. And generations of Clintonville residents are saddened by the shutdown.