WOSU News Archives For: May 13, 2005

Local Marines Remembered

12:00AM
May
13, 2005

A Marine Reserve Unit based in Columbus today is preparing for funerals following combat deaths during a major U-S offensive in Iraq. The infantry squad took casualties while participating in “Operation Matador” aimed at rooting out insurgents in western Iraq.

DSCC to remain open and will add jobs

12:00AM
May
13, 2005

The Defense Supply Center Columbus has been saved in the latest round of base closings. A spokesman for Ohio congresswoman Deborah Pryce says DSCC will not only remain open, but will add jobs. John McClelland says indications are DSCC will add about 1,700 jobs.