WOSU News Archives For: July 23, 2004

Columbus School Board decides on millage for fall levy

12:00AM
July
23, 2004

Columbus School Board members today approved the millage for this November’s ballot. Despite a range from 6.75 to 7.75 mils board members voted on a number in the middle.

Early apple harvest

12:00AM
July
23, 2004

Ohio growers saw early ripening of strawberries and sweet corn. Now, a fall favorite appears to be on the fast track as well.

Trucker shortage

12:00AM
July
23, 2004

Trucking companies across the country are posting help wanted signs and raising hiring incentives as the manufacturing economy appears to slowly recover. But, a combination of volatile diesel prices, new federal rules, and a shrinking workforce pool is creating a significant shortage of truck drivers.