Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Ohio African-American Leaders Report on State of Black Ohio
Ohio Governor Bob Taft delivers his final “State of the State” address today. He’ll address a joint session of the Ohio Legislature, justices of the Ohio Supreme Court and members of his cabinet.
Taft’s talk is expected to include remarks about job losses in the auto industry, about education, and about predatory lending. But, African-American legislators say Taft’s address isn’t the last word about issues that concern Ohioans. Members of the Ohio legislative black caucus say Ohioans should listen to the Governor’s speech to see what he leaves out.