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 [...]
WOSU News Archives For: 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 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.
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.