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Grandmother Remembers Kevin Maddox II, One Of Two Men Killed In Licking County Wind Storm August 4th

10, 2010

Kevin Scott Maddox II turned 25 a few months ago. Tuesday he’ll be laid to rest in Resurrection Cemetery. Maddox was one of two men killed at a Licking County Egg Farm August 4th when high winds blew down a barn with workers inside. His grandmother, Carol Maddox, says Kevin was hard working and happy with his new job at Creative Masonry in Columbus.

Firestone Mansion Falls to Wrecking Ball

May 6, 2008

Efforts to save the city’s Firestone Mansion from demolition have failed. Workmen have completed salvaging pieces from the 3-story home built by Columbus carriage maker Joseph Firestone.

Education, Testing Mark Columbus Black AIDS Awareness

Tanya Motley, African American HIV Program Coordinator, Columbus AIDS Task Force.
February 8, 2007

72% of African Americans are infected with the virus that causes AIDS every day in the U.S. Several Central Ohio Health organizations this week are sponsoring events to encourage safer sex and the importance of HIV screening.