Former Trooper Admits To Coercing Women Drivers Into Sex Acts

Bryan Lee, a former trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol, has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of women by coercing them into sex acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges.
30, 2014

A former Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper from Lancaster has pleaded guilty to violating the civil rights of several woman by forcing them into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges.

State Rep. Pleads Guilty To Ethics Violations

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October 29, 2014

Democratic State Rep. Dale Mallory admitted to taking Cincinnati Bengal tickets from lobbyists in 2009 and 2013 without disclosing the gifts.

Non-Compete Clauses For A Sub Shop?

In 2013, Jimmy John's Gourmet Subs was ranked as the nation's fastest growing restaurant chain by Kantar Retail.
21, 2014

Non-compete agreements are usually reserved for the media or executives who could divulge company secrets. But it’s been reported that Jimmy John’s, one of the fastest growing restaurant chains in Central Ohio, makes all of its employees sign extensive non-competes.

Bargaining Session Fails To Produce Deal In Reynoldsburg

Reynoldsburg High School
October 8, 2014

Negotiators for teachers and the school board met for some 11 hours Tuesday and Wednesday, but could not agree on a new contract to end a three-week-old teacher strike.

Neighbors Continue Fight Against Lights At Capital Stadium

Capital lights
Homes on Bexley's Euclaire Avenue sit just a few feet from Capital's Bernlohr Stadium. Many fear their home value will plummet if Capital installs lights and begins hosting night football and soccer games.
6, 2014

Leaders of Capital University, the city of Bexley, and local residents meet again Monday night to discuss a proposal for lights at Capital’s Bernlohr Stadium.

Jerrie Mock Dies At 88

Mock was raised in Licking County. She studied aeronautical engineering at OSU before her historic flight.
October 1, 2014

Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock was the first woman to fly solo around the world. Her grandson says she died in her Florida home Tuesday after months of failing health.

Poll: Kasich’s Lead Grows To 22 Points

The poll released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University shows the Republican Kasich ahead of FitzGerald 57 percent to 35 percent.
October 1, 2014

Governor John Kasich’s lead over his Democratic challenger has surpassed 20 points in the latest independent poll.

Westerville Football Coach Arrested After Alleged Slap Of Player

Pentello was arrested and charged with assault and endangering children. He's scheduled to be arraigned October 7.
September 26, 2014

The head football coach at Westerville South High School was arrested and charged this week with assault and endangering children after a report that he shoved a player to the ground and slapped him across the face.

Apartment Fire Injures Ten, Destroys Apartment Building

The fire destroyed one building in the Commons at Victorian Village near Morse Road.
23, 2014

Columbus fire officials say at least ten people were transported to local hospitals after an apartment fire on the Northeast side Tuesday morning.