WOSU News Archives For: May 30, 2007

Low African American graduation rates are problem

12:00AM
May
30, 2007

Two thousand education experts, community leaders and public officials got together Wednesday in Columbus for a day long conference on the low high school graduation rates for African American males. They agree there’s a problem, but they disagree on how to fix it.

Whitehall area Army Reserve unit makes last minute preparation before leaving for Iraq

Members of the Whisman family collect information.
12:00AM
May 30, 2007

Wednesday some Whitehall area Army Reservists and their families reviewed what they need to take care of before leaving for Iraq. For some families this will be the first time they’re apart. For others, it’s just routine.

Truck-only lane for I-70 in Ohio

12:00AM
May
30, 2007

If transportation officials in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri get their way, Interstate-70 will have a special lane, just for trucks all along the four-state corridor.