A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
The Richland County jury says a former trustee of a high school sports booster club should pay more than $6.4 million in damages for stealing from the club and other charities.
A former Mansfield police officer has agreed to plead guilty to charges that he produced and received child pornography, and tried to prevent his computer from being seized.
Two Mansfield boosters are headed to prison after pleading guilty to stealing tens of thousands of dollars. With that case in mind, WOSU’s sports podcast After the Score asked Ohio Attorney General MIke DeWine if the state has enough oversight of booster clubs.
An Ohio Supreme Court ruling has cleared the way for an alternative energy company to move forward with a massive wind farm planned for parts of Richland and Crawford counties.
The city that served as backdrop to the 1994 prison drama “The Shawshank Redemption” plans a 20th anniversary celebration of the filming.
Authorities say an inmate who slipped away from a north-central Ohio prison where he was incarcerated for kidnapping, rape and other crimes has been captured at a general store less than 10 miles from where he escaped.
Officials in the city of Ontario say they’ve reached an agreement to sell the plant GM shuttered nearly three years ago.
The new race will be part of the Nationwide Series and will be held at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington next August.
Ohio has seen what seems like a never-ending stream of campaign visits. Just last week, President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden were together in Dayton, Mitt Romney and his running mate Paul Ryan rallied in North Canton, and all four candidates stumped separately throughout the state. Communities say the costs of protecting those candidates are adding up.
Authorities in Mansfield say the latest in a string of 34 arson fires destroyed a vacant house late Sunday.