A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
WOSU News Archives For: August 28, 2006
About 100 public school students started their first day of classes a day or so earlier than everyone else. The brand new Metro High School welcomed its first freshman class Monday. The new school focuses on science, math, technology and engineering.
A new, highly sophisticated global positioning “monument” was installed this month on the grounds of the Ohio Earthquake Information Center north of Columbus. The instrument – the only one of its kind in the state – will detect minute movement in subsurface rock, helping scientists better understand the shifting of the North American landmass. It may also help them predict earthquakes in Ohio.