Foreclosures during the Great Recession added to thousands of blighted properties in Columbus. But, a state program helped fund demolition of many of those houses and apartment units.
What was prime real estate 800 years ago– still is today. The ancient remains of early agricultural villages are disappearing beneath Ohio’s strip malls and housing developments. But for one site, the backhoes are on hold. It’s become an outdoor classroom for young archaeologists, and their discoveries reveal new details of the region’s ancient cultures.
A small group of college students from three Ohio universities is preparing to put away their shovels and sifting screens at Fort Ancient in southwest Ohio.
The Fort Hayes Arts and Academic High School choir recently returned from a trip to Austria. The group was invited to participate in Mozart’s 250th birthday celebration.