WOSU News Archives For: September 18, 2012

Jurors Resume Deliberations In Ohio Amish Case

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Jurors began a third day of deliberations in a trial of 16 people charged in beard and hair cutting attacks against fellow Amish.
1:29PM
September
18, 2012

Jurors have begun a third day of deliberations in the trial of 16 people accused of hate crimes in hair- and beard-cutting attacks against their fellow Amish in Ohio.

Ohio’s Execution Drug Supply Expires In One Year

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Records show that Ohio has enough of its execution drug to complete seven of its 10 scheduled lethal injections.
1:24PM
September
18, 2012

Records show that Ohio has enough of its execution drug to complete seven of its 10 scheduled lethal injections.

Third Ohioan Dies From West Nile Complications

Culex mosquito, seen here laying eggs, is the mosquito that carries West Nile Virus,
Culex mosquito, seen here laying eggs, is the mosquito that carries West Nile Virus,
1:21PM
September 18, 2012

An 80-year-old man in southwest Ohio has died from complications of the West Nile virus, the third such death in the state this year.

10 Years After Floodwall Franklinton Renewal Slowly Moves Forward

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Ten years after a floodwall was complete, Franklinton continues its revitalization efforts despite numerous challenges. Vacant homes are a hindrance to the community's improvement.
10:36AM
September
18, 2012

It’s been almost ten years since a floodwall was completed in Franklinton. For a struggling neighborhood that experienced devastating floods, city and community leaders thought the floodwall was the key to revitalizing the area. But WOSU reports the multi-million dollar efforts have not advanced as quickly as some had hoped.

Two Ohio Natives Among Those Killed In Fort Hood Fire

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Pfc. Seth Micheal Soulsby was killed in the Friday fire.
9:01AM
September 18, 2012

Pfc. Seth Micheal Soulsby of Mogadore, Ohio, and Pvt. Christopher Micheal Sroka of Findlay, Ohio, died early Friday morning in a fire near the Central Texas post.

Brookhaven Classes Canceled After Police-Involved Shooting

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Ahmad Khatab (left) and Chaunce Dolan were arrested inside Brookhaven High School early Tuesday. Khatab suffered minor injuries when he was shot in the arm by an officer.
7:54AM
September 18, 2012

Students were kept home today after a burglary suspect was shot by a police officer inside the north Columbus school.

Obama, Rubio Stump In Columbus, Offer Differing Views Of Economy

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President Obama was rallying supporters at Schiller Park around the same time U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida was campaigning for Mitt Romney outside the Ohio Statehouse.
7:37AM
September 18, 2012

President Obama and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio were rallying Columbus supporters around the same time Monday.

Volunteers For Obama And Romney Blanket Ohio To Win

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5:26AM
September 18, 2012

This year’s presidential campaign once again could hinge on what happens in Ohio. That’s why organizers for both Democrats and Republicans are spending a lot of time and money in the Buckeye state.