Some of the Amish sentenced in beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio are upset with federal prison education requirements.
The Associated Press revealed on Monday that the justice department, without informing the organization in advance, had obtained two months’ worth of phone records of calls made by reporters and editors. Lawyers for AP said the records, which the justice department appears to have obtained from the phone companies earlier this year, listed every call [...]
Ricky Skaggs was interviewed this week by Rich Baker of WOSU 89.7′s Bluegrass Ramble. He talked about his Friday night show in Columbus with ProMusica, but also playing the Parsons Avenue clubs and living in West Jeff for a couple of years as a teenager.
We are so pleased to unveil our newly designated “Anne Melvin Classical Music Studio” in honor of a long-time advocate for the arts and classical music in central Ohio.
I attended the graduation of my oldest daughter in the Shoe on Sunday. It’s not many times you have a sitting President give your commencement speech, so it was exciting despite the long day. WOSU provided live web streaming of the speech and we had over 11 thousand page views with viewership from 76 different [...]
The position she holds today may be unique. But it’s the way she got there that is even more amazing. Ling Ling Sun is the Chief Engineer here at WOSU TV. She is a Chinese immigrant and one of only a few women in broadcast engineering — even fewer reach the status of Chief Engineer.
We thank our teams from Nationwide, AEP, Fahlgren-Mortine and WOSU for contributing to support PBS Kids programming on WOSU TV through their involvement in this special celebrity In The Know. Individuals from the WOSU Friends Board contributed to support the WOSU team, which includes Ann Fisher, Mike Thompson, Christopher Purdy and Rob Walker. Root for [...]
It was an unprecedented day of breaking news last Friday after a night of violence and chaos in Boston. WOSU’s 89.7 NPR News provided live programming from NPR and the Boston NPR affiliate WBUR throughout the day and into the night.
The 89.7 FM Spring Pledge Drive goes from Thursday, April 18 through Friday, April 26. Our goal is $250,000, which goes directly to pay for the national and local programming you listen to every day. Future programming decisions hinge on maintaining and increasing memberships at WOSU. Every dollar, every pledge, is critical.
Ken Burns departs from his long loving pans of old photos to tackle more current events with this incredible documentary called THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE airing tonight at 9 pm on WOSU PBS. It’s a difficult time in our country right now with the Boston tragedy, but this dramatic story and slice of history is [...]
Our favorite son, Jack Nicklaus, was interviewed by Charlie Rose a few days ago. The first part of the interview is now online through Charle’s website. If you have golf fever like me, you will really enjoy it.