Childhood innocence and generosity are apparent in a Dublin boy who mailed his allowance money to the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s football team. The financially-struggling program will end this season. Sitting down with WOSU, Bennett Williams expresses interest in continuing his mission to help.
Space arrives in Washington
When congress again meets in a few days, Ohio will have a new senator and several new house members. Democrat Sherrod Brown moves from the house to the senate after unseating Republican Mike DeWine. Ted Strickland’s gone after winning the governor’s mansion. Republican Mike Oxley of central Ohio retired. And former GOP congressman Bob Ney’s awaiting sentencing for conspiring with convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
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