In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
Veteran’s Day preparations continue in Pickerington. The city will host the Vietnam Travelling Memorial Wall beginning tomorrow through the weekend. But as WOSU’s Steve Brown reports, the ceremonies have taken a more somber tone after one veteran was killed and another critically injured in an accident last night.
Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. WOSU reports more vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio healthcare professionals to learn how to help.
Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. More vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio health care professionals to learn how to help.
“Celebrate the Legacy: A Voice in The Crowd” is the name for this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr., observance at Veterans Memorial in Columbus.
At 11 o’clock on Veterans Day there was a wreath laying ceremony at Greenlawn Cemetery in Columbus.
This weekend the Columbus-based Adaptive Adventure Sports Coalition hosted its annual Water Sports Adventure Camp, an event that helps disabled people get outdoors with events like kayaking and water skiing.
Military veteran speaks at regional women’s conference.
Last week, President Obama announced plans to pull all U-S combat troops out of Iraq by August of next year. It’s an ambitious plan. One that involves a great deal of planning and preparation. It’s a big change too for military personnel as they transition to civilian life. WOSU’s Kim Fox has the story.
The Ohio House has voted to award bonuses to veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars using $200 million from the state’s rainy day fund.
Many communities in Ohio observed Veterans Day with parades and other activities to recognize the sacrifices made by those who have served the U-S in the military.