WOSU News Archives For: September 24, 2007

GM workers picket in Groveport

12:00AM
September
24, 2007

General Motors workers nationwide walked off the job Monday morning citing problems with job security. Workers picketing at the GM plant in Groveport say there have been threats to close their plant.

Bar association calls for Ohio to suspend death penalty system

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12:00AM
September 24, 2007

The American Bar Association is urging Governor Strickland to halt executions so Ohio’s death penalty system can be reviewed.

Corn Harvest Going Well In Fayette Co., OH

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12:00AM
September 24, 2007

Driving the back roads of Ohio may take a little longer this time of year. Farm machinery is headed to and from the field as trucks haul the harvest into town. The wind is whipping up dried corn leaves too, another sign that the corn harvest is underway. In Fayette County, southwest of Columbus, farmers might have a good crop year in spite of a shortage of rainfall.

World War II Paratrooper Shares Normandy Memories

12:00AM
September
24, 2007

They’re often called America’s Greatest Generation – the men and women who served during World War II. Some of the most recognized World War II veterans are those who parachuted into Normandy on June 6, 1944.