WOSU News Archives For: March 22, 2005

Ohio Death Row Moving to Youngstown

12:00AM
March
22, 2005

State prisons officials announced Tuesday nearly 200 death row inmates will be moved from Mansfield to the Ohio State Penitentiary in Youngstown.

Columbus City Council looks to boost southside economy

12:00AM
March
22, 2005

Columbus City Council says it will spend $80,000 to help boost the economy of the southside. The expenditure is the first use of the so-called “jobs growth fund.” Two council-members and a city development leader used a hardware store for a backdrop today to explain the public funds will be used to leverage more investment in an area hard-hit by job losses in recent years.