WOSU News Archives For: December 20, 2011

NCAA Bans Ohio State Football From 2012 Postseason Play

ohio stadium
Ohio Stadium, home of the OSU Football Buckeyes
2:27PM
December
20, 2011

The NCAA today cited Ohio State University’s football program for major violations. The Division l Committee on Infractions says OSU failed to monitor the program and it says former head coach Jim Tressel engaged in unethical conduct for not reporting NCAA rule violations.

Ohio AG: All Pain Clinics Gone From Hard-Hit Scioto County

Mike DeWine
Attorney General Mike De Wine says the last pill clinic in Scioto County has closed.
1:30PM
December 20, 2011

Ohio’s attorney general says the last pain medication clinic has been closed in a county plagued by painkiller addictions.

Franklin County Commissioners Approve Arena Deal

Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
11:33AM
December
20, 2011

Franklin County Commissioners, in a unanimous vote, approved the deal that moves forward a city-county purchase of Nationwide Arena.

What’s Your Last-Minute Christmas Gift Advice?

6:00AM
December
20, 2011

Just a few days before Christmas. For those of us still looking for ideas, help us out. What’s your last-minute gift advice?

Franklin County Commissioners Set To Vote On Arena Deal

NATIONWIDE ARENA
Franklin County Commissioners are set to vote on the Nationwide Arena purchase deal.
5:00AM
December
20, 2011

In what should be the final step to finalize a city and county arena purchase, Franklin County Commissioners are expected to vote on the deal Tuesday morning.