WOSU News Archives For: January 9, 2007

September 11th photos bring back memories

12:00AM
January
9, 2007

Noted photographer Joel Meyerowitz was the only Press allowed free access to Ground Zero following the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Meyerowitz took more than 8,000 photos of the nine month recovery and cleanup effort. He chose 30 of them for an exhibit called “Aftermath: Inside the Forbidden City”, which is traveling the world. The photos are now on display at Otterbein College’s Miller Gallery.

Ohio State Fans Stunned By Football Loss

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12:00AM
January 9, 2007

Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel said the Buckeyes’ 41-to-14 loss to Florida last night was not solely the fault of quarterback, Troy Smith. He described it as a failure to get the job done “across the board.” Hundreds of fans near the O-S-U campus saw jubilation turn to despair.

Federal Law Takes Toll On Columbus School Enrollment.

12:00AM
January
9, 2007

Columbus school district leaders this week resume a round of public hearings on proposed school closings. Superintendent Gene Harris is pressing for a board decision by the end of January on the fates of three elementary schools and a middle school. The proposed closings occur even as the board renovates and replaces other schools with new buildings.