A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at a northeast Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.
WOSU is proud to present the Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) and the music of Louis Armstrong’s famous Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings broadcast this week — Wednesday, March 24th at 9 pm — on WOSU TV in high definition. This was a concert taped last month at the newly renovated Lincoln Theatre [...]
After an absence of fifty years, jazz returned to The Lincoln Theatre Thursday, and WOSU was a big part of the homecoming. The performance by the Columbus Jazz All Stars was broadcast live on WOSU FM and will air on WOSU TV at 10 p.m. on July 1. The performance itself was very entertaining with [...]
It was 1928 when a new building was dedicated at the corner of Garfield and Long Streets in Columbus. It was called the Ogden Theatre and Ballroom and it was built and managed entirely by African-Americans in Columbus. The Egyptian Revival decor was popular due to the amazing discovery of King Tut’s tomb a few [...]