Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.
Police in central Ohio say a 3-year-old child has died and the man who was caring for her is charged with murder.
A makeshift memorial has appeared in front of the west Columbus home where Catherine Neese was killed Sunday afternoon.
Columbus police say a toddler was killed and two more children were seriously hurt late Wednesday when the motorized bike they were riding pulled out of an alley into a street.
Some anti-abortion activists propose a law that would require abortion providers to make the heartbeat of an unborn child visible and audible to its mother as part of her informed consent. Should women be required to see a fetus and hear a fetal heartbeat before having an abortion?
With Ohio unemployment still at nearly 10 percent and job growth slow at best, the bills are piling up for those looking for work. For some, a big bill is their child support payment. And as the economy struggles many struggle to make the payments. WOSU reports judges and county officials are showing leniency for those truly facing hard times.
A Hilliard City Schools student was killed Tuesday morning on Scioto Darby Road.
Columbus police are investigating as a homicide the death of a four year old child who had a lethal level of drugs in his system.
A second Columbus area child has died after being infected with the H1N1 flu virus.
A teacher and the boys basketball coach at Weaver Middle School in Hilliard is facing two federal charges for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography.
We’ve heard how the weakening economy has led to tens of thousands of layoffs in Ohio. Those layoffs have a trickle down effect. One industry directly affected when a parent loses a job is the child care industry. WOSU found central Ohio day care centers are getting creative with adults, trying to ride out the recession.