Childhood innocence and generosity are apparent in a Dublin boy who mailed his allowance money to the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s football team. The financially-struggling program will end this season. Sitting down with WOSU, Bennett Williams expresses interest in continuing his mission to help.
Central Ohio Outpaces State In April Job Market
The Central Ohio job market continues to outperform most of the state.
Figures released by the state today show Franklin County with a non-seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate of 5.7 percent. That was good enough for tenth-lowest in the state and down from 6.1 percent the previous month.
Western Ohioâ€™s Mercer county once again had Ohioâ€™s lowest jobless rate at 4.1 percent, with Delaware and Union counties close behind.
Southern Ohioâ€™s Pike county had the highest April jobless rate at 12.1 percent.