Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott said, Wednesday, he will run for Mayor of Columbus next year.
The owners of the Grove City horseracing track say they will relocate to Dayton if the state approves a plan to install video slot machines.
The developer of the planned Columbus Casino has agreed to buy the Beulah Park horse racing track in Grove City.
Monday’s state supreme court ruling has clouded a proposed Grove City downtown redevelopment project a little further.
Ohio voters may have a chance to approve or reject expanded gambling this November. If the ballot initiative passes, it would amend the state constitution to allow slot machines at the state’s horseracing tracks plus two locations in Cleveland. Proponents are marketing the idea as free college tuition. Critics say it’s merely another plan by racetrack owners to increase profits.