A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
The Juneteenth Ohio Festival kicks off Friday at its new downtown location. The event celebrates what happened 149 years ago today when the last slaves were freed in this country.
The City of Columbus is being sued for $4 million after this yearâ€™s annual Juneteenth celebration was shut down by city officials. A Saturday shooting caused the remainder of the 2-day event to be cancelled