Gordon Gee is returning to West Virginia University as interim president, five months after controversial remarks led to his retirement as president at Ohio State University.
A bill reducing the number of state-mandated evaluations required for well-rated public school teachers has unanimously cleared the Ohio Senate.
After voters overwhelmingly rejected a combined property tax increase and bond issue, Columbus school officials are turning to possible budget cuts and a possible return to the ballot next year.
Franklin County Coroner Jane Gorniak said it’s the youngest suicide she has seen in her career. An eight year old girl from Columbus died four days after hanging herself. It is an unusual case. Suicide among very young children is very low. But WOSU reports experts say there’s a need to increase awareness among elementary-age kids.
With three justices dissenting, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the Mount Vernon district had grounds to fire John Freshwater for insubordination for keeping religious books and a poster of a president praying.
17-year-old Adrien McGee of Blacklick has been charged with murder in Licking County Juvenile Court.
A new analysis of Ohio State University records shows two cheerleading coaches were fired earlier this year after being accused of sexual harassment.
A woman has been charged in the death of a local high school teacher who was killed in a hit-skip bicycle accident earlier this fall.
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman Friday outlined his budget plan for 2014. And it’s full of black ink.
A former local businessman has pleaded guilty to defrauding Columbus and South-Western City Schools out of more than $100,000 in tutoring payments.