Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
WOSU News Archives For: February 24, 2010
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman reflected on how far the city has come and where he wants to take it during his 11th State of the City address Wednesday night at the Lincoln Theatre.
Columbus Police says an 88-year-old East Side man who had been missing was found dead.
General Motors is bringing back more than a thousand laid off workers in Lordstown to ramp up production for the Chevrolet Cruze this summer. Ohio Public Radio’s WKSU reports it’s the latest step in a transformation of the assembly plant that began four years ago, and that has meant more good news than bad even in the worst of auto industry times.
A Quinnipiac University Poll finds that more than half of Ohioans disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president. President Obama came into office last year with high expectations. As WOSU Commentator Andrew Grant Thomas says, those expectations were especially high among African Americans.