WOSU News Archives For: July 22, 2010

School Board Approves Harris’ Pay Hike

12:00AM
July
22, 2010

Columbus School Board Members approved a new contract Thursday calling for pay raises for Schools Superintendent Gene Harris that would make her the third highest paid Ohio schools superintendent. One board member though disagreed with the decision.

Teen Violence Spurs Calls For Gun Control

12:00AM
July
22, 2010

A rash of teen versus teen shootings in Columbus this year raises concern among some city leaders about how to stop the violence.

Tea Party Follower Defends Movement

12:00AM
July
22, 2010

A Columbus follower of the Tea Party is defending the movement from charges that the group tolerates racist behavior. The NAACP’s charge against the Tea Party comes as the civil rights organization is taking heat of its own for supporting the resignation of a federal official for alleged racial comments.