The mother of a 1-year-old Maryland boy found dead in central Ohio has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and tampering with evidence.
Three boys who spent the night with their grandmother so she wouldn’t be alone on Christmas apparently died with her Friday morning as a fire engulfed her home.
The State Highway Patrol says the boy was on his way back to his grandparents’ home when he was hit Tuesday afternoon along state Route 28 in Chillicothe, roughly 40 miles south of Columbus.
Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop pumping river water.
Funeral services are scheduled today for the southern Ohio soldier who was among the five killed in whatâ€™s being described as friendly fire in Afghanistan.
State officials say they are winning the fight to get rid of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in the southern Ohio state park.
The fire was reported Tuesday afternoon near Scioto Trail State Park, roughly 50 miles south of Columbus. There was no word on how the blaze began.
The Chillicothe City Council is considering a long-debated measure to set standards on cleaning up old meth labs.
Columbus was largely spared, but many areas south of the city had snow plows out and students at home after the latest winter storm.
The historic Emmitt House in Waverly burned Monday night as firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures trying to put it out. Officials said the restaurant, built as a hotel in 1861, is probably a total loss.
The Ohio Democratic Party says former Congressman Charlie Wilson, who represented southeastern Ohio in Washington for two terms after winning a write-in campaign, has died. He was 70.