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Police say they had to break up fights inside and outside a northeastern Ohio movie theater in disturbances that also led some nearby restaurants to lock their doors.
Greenbrier and Kanawha counties are two that have decided to modify school delay times in response to unexpected winter weather delays.
A baby gorilla has arrived at the Columbus Zoo after efforts to place her with a surrogate mother fell short at her previous home in Cincinnati.
Ohio has rolled out an online registry letting military veterans know which employers are looking to hire veterans.
Due to freezing rain traffic is backed up on roadways and there are reports of road shutdowns in the area.According to authorities two truck traveling on Interstate 70 jackknifed near exit 2A. It is unclear if the accident was completely weather related.Interstate 470 is at a stand still due to icy conditions. Motorists should avoid the area.There are also reports that WV Route 2 has been shutdown.Motorists are urged to avoid the roadways and to only travel if necessary. Those who are on the ...
Belmont County Sheriff's Department has issued a Level 2 driving emergency due to freezing rain.Motorists are urged to avoid the roadways and to only travel if necessary. Those who are on the roads should use extreme caution.According to the national weather service a freezing rain advisory is in effect for the following counties in Ohio:Belmont CountyHarrison CountyJefferson CountyMonroe CountyA freezing rain advisory is also in effect for the following counties in West Virginia:Brooke Count...
Multiple vigils are planned this weekend and in the days ahead in the memory of a 17-year-old transgender girl following her apparent suicide in southwest Ohio.
A new city manager has been named for the city of Dayton in southwestern Ohio.
Gerald Green and Markieff Morris each scored 21 points and the Phoenix Suns pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-96 last night. Tony Wroten scored 28 points for the Sixers, who trailed 80-79...
The operator of a street-sweeping vehicle who was spotted driving erratically on a highway has been arrested on drunken-driving charges. New York State Police say Jerry Mitchell, of Brooklyn, was charged with aggravated DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation on New Year's Day.
Little Jimmy Dickens, a diminutive singer-songwriter who was the oldest cast member of the Grand Ole Opry, has died. He was 94.Opry spokeswoman Jessie Schmidt says Dickens died Friday at a Nashville-area hospital of cardiac arrest after suffering a stroke on Christmas Day. His novelty songs, including "May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose," earned him a spot in the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1983. Dickens, who stood 4-foot-11, had performed on the Opry almost continuously since 1948. ...