On this episode of Broad & High, an artist profile: Dennis DeVendra, a blind woodturner. Also a look at Dangerdust, the anonymous chalk artist duo from Columbus College of Arts and Design, Helping Hands Center an arts & autism based in Clintonville, Petali Teas and D’Art the Gallery Kitty at Dublin Arts Council.
A conversation over dinner is nothing new. But what if the topic of conversation is death? Death CafÃ©s have not been around very long; the first Death CafÃ© discussion group met in Europe in 2004. But now theyâ€™re taking root in the U.S., thanks to a Columbus social worker.
No foul play is suspected in the death of a Kent State University Student found in his dorm room.
The Department of Defense says a Marine from Madison county has been killed in Afghanistan.
There is an execution scheduled nearly every month this year in Ohio for a death row inmate. Convicted murderer Clarence Carter was put to death Tuesday. The following day two state lawmakers introduced legislation to abolish the death penalty. This comes at a time when prosecutors are seeking the death penalty less and less.
Students and friends of an OSU student who died have been told they may want to seek prophylactic treatment for meningitis.
Georgia authorities have identified a body found Wedensday as a missing Bellefontaine woman.
The local philanthropist gave millions of dollars to The Ohio State University.
Ohio is set to execute a 9th convicted man in November. That would be the most in the state since executions resumed in 1999. In all, 40 men have been given lethal injections during the past 11 years. But, Ohio has not executed a woman since 1954.
Even though two children were killed this week on the way to school, the districts where they attended have no additional plans to increase awareness about school zone safety.
There’s a national shortage of the anesthetic Ohio uses to put condemned killers to death. But it’s unclear whether that will stop two executions on the calendar this year.