Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Today Columbus celebrates its Bicentennial. It’s kind of like the Super Bowl for WOSU Commentator and Local Historian Ed Lentz.
A peaceful end to a standoff in Chillicothe with an armed man.
If you’re looking for a political bellwether city, go about 50 miles south of Ohio’s capital city to the state’s first capital: Chillicothe.
Racial slurs spayed painted on a wall of a Chillicothe park will likely have to be removed by sandblasting. That’s the word from the city’s parks and recreation director.
South-central and south-eastern Ohio have been hard hit by ice from this week’s snowstorm which has caused widespread power outages.
A man accused of killing of a Chillicothe police officer is back in custody after escaping from the county jail nearly three months ago
The Chillicothe Telephone Company is ending its operator services. 33 people will lose their jobs, including telephone operators and supervisers. Calls to directory assistance will be routed to a center in Illinois. Company officials say theirs was one of the last phone companies of its size to offer “live” local operators.