Republicans in the Ohio Senate are pushing for colleges to cut students’ costs by 5 percent and want the state to set up a drug prison where addicted inmates can get treatment.
Extreme wind chills have prompted area schools to close Thursday.
The suspect who was fatally shot yesterday at Port Columbus by police has been identified. Columbus Police say he’s 41 year old Hashim Hanif Ibn Abdul-Rasheed. The shooting is still under investigation.
Forecasts call for a low of -7 Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The wind chill could make that feel as cold as -22.
The College Football Playoff Committee says it will give $1,250 to each parent of a student athlete playing in the National Championship game.
Columbus City Schools and most other local school districts opted to cancel classes on Tuesday after several inches of snow blanketed the region.
The film “The Interview” is coming to Central Ohio. The Grandview Theater and the Gateway Film Center will screen the motion picture starting Thursday.
A Columbus teenager says she pulled into a car by a masked man, duct taped, and sexually assaulted before being released.
Ohio Governor John Kasich is outlining the goals he wants to achieve from a new task force on community-police relations. Kasich and several other state leaders are forming the task force to listen to Ohio’s communities.
Gale force winds blowing through Central Ohio caused disruption on the roads, in homes, and in the skies.