Study Of Ohio State Band Culture Includes Survey

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The head of an inquiry into Ohio State University Band culture says her report will be finished within six weeks.
11:30AM
October
2, 2014

Its leader says the task force studying the culture inside Ohio State University’s marching band is making “significant progress” and will wrap up its work within six weeks.

Ohio Senate Aides’ Time Records Under Review

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Authorities are investing whether two aides to the President of the Ohio Senate changed their records after spending time away from their jobs to act as political consultants.
12:58PM
September
18, 2014

Authorities are investigating a directive by the Ohio Senate president that allowed two top aides to create dozens of time records requesting time away from state work, mostly for political consulting.

Ohio Adds Columbus And Cincinnati Charter Schools To Inquiry

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State Department of Education spokesman says additional complaints have prompted Ohio to expand its review of an embattled charter school chain to charter schools in Columbus and Cincinnati.
10:57AM
September
16, 2014

State Department of Education spokesman says additional complaints have prompted Ohio to expand its review of an embattled charter school chain to charter schools in Columbus and Cincinnati.

Anti-Fracking Billboards In Ohio Coming Down

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Two billboards in Coshocton, Ohio oppose deep-injection wells. The billboard owners ended the lease on the signage.
12:36PM
September
8, 2014

An Ohio man who uses a biblical reference and a statement against “poisoned waters” on billboards near two wells for disposal of gas-drilling wastewater says the messages are coming down.

Student Squad Leaders Want Role in OSU Band Probe

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OSU Marching Band 2014 tryouts.
3:26PM
August
26, 2014

Student squad leaders from the Ohio State marching band are offering themselves as witnesses to a task force reviewing cultural issues surrounding the firing of band director Jonathan Waters.

Brine Hauler Sues Ohio Man Over Biblical Fracking Billboard

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Coshocton man has placed billboards in area opposing fracking waste water injection wells.
1:50PM
August 20, 2014

An Ohio man who uses a biblical reference and a statement against “poisoned waters” on billboards opposing local deep-injection gas wells is facing a legal threat from the well’s Texas operator.

Democratic Candidate For Ohio AG Repeatedly Ticketed

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Pepper has paid near $10,000 in parking fines
12:30PM
August 19, 2014

Democratic attorney general candidate David Pepper has paid nearly $10,000 in parking fines over the past 14 years after being ticketed more than 180 times.

Ohio Governor’s Race Ads Pitched At Working Class

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Ohio Governor John Kasich and challenger Ed Fitzgerald appeal to working Ohioans in their early TV campaign ads
1:15PM
July 16, 2014

Working-class Ohioans: The candidates for Ohio governor want you.

Ohio Justices: Payday Loans Legal Despite 2008 Law

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The Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday the state's mortgage laws allowed an Ohio payday lender to charge an Elyria man 235-percent interest rate on a short term loan.
2:43PM
June
11, 2014

In a victory for payday lenders, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a two-week loan to an Elyria man that imposed more than 235-percent interest is not prohibited under Ohio’s mortgage lending laws.