Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Inmate Nearing Execution Found Hanging In Cell
Attorneys for a condemned inmate scheduled to be executed on Wednesday say they’re shocked the man was found Sunday hanging in his cell.
Attorneys for Billy Slagle say they had no warning he might commit suicide. He was found in his cell Sunday morning at the Chillicothe Correctional Institution and pronounced dead an hour later.
He’d been awaiting execution since being convicted in the 1988 stabbing of his Cleveland neighbor.