Winter Storm Forces Closings of Schools and Businesses


Snow and ice have crippled much of Ohio, shutting down some manufacturing plants and, postponing court hearings. A 9-year old girl was killed near Cincinnati when an ice-covered tree limb fell on her. The severe winter weather closed Ohio State University for the first time in years.

School Closings:

Ohio State University–Columbus Ohio State University–Delaware Ohio State University–Marion

Ohio State University-Mansfield North Central State College-Mansfield, Mansfield Medical Center College-Mansfield Columbus State Community College–closed Ohio Dominican University–closed Methodist Theological School–closed

Columbus Metropolitan Library


Amanda Clearcreek Bexley Bloom Carroll Canal Winchester Columbus Public Schools Columbus Catholic Schools Dublin Eastland Career Center Fairfield Career Center Franklin County MRDD Gahanna Jefferson Hilliard Liberty Union Thurston North Union Pickerington Local Olentangy Local Reynoldsburg Southwestern City Schools Teays Valley Walnut Township Westerville Whitehall Worthington Christian Worthington Public Upper Arlington (along with Burbank Early Childhood Center)