WOSU News Archives For: February 6, 2006

Clark County Sheriff’s Office Learns Spanish

12:00AM
February
6, 2006

The Hispanic population in Ohio has been growing over the past 15 years and it does not appear that trend will fade. Along with the constant growth, however, is an endless problem: the difficulty of communication between emergency responders and Spanish-speaking residents. But a group of law enforcement officers and dispatchers in Clark County are making efforts to tear down the communication barrier in their community.

Blackwell selects running mate for Governor’s office

12:00AM
February
6, 2006

The Republican gubernatorial candidate bases his selection on shared vision of job creation, economic growth and fiscal restraint

Dayton Honors Poet Paul Laurence Dunbar

12:00AM
February
6, 2006

The city of Dayton is marking the 100th anniversary of the death of one of its native sons. Poet and author Paul Laurence Dunbar died of tuberculosis on February 9th, 1906. Befriended by the Wright Brothers and known across the U.S., Dunbar passed away at the age of 33.

Voters to decide school issues in special elections

12:00AM
February
6, 2006

Voters in New Albany and Lancaster vote on school levies.