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Special court helps Ohio veterans in trouble

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ryan Ellison walked to the front of the courtroom, waved a stack of wrinkled papers that proved he hadn't missed his Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and Veterans Affairs counseling sessions, and looked up at Judge Ted Barrows.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Cops: Van crosses center lane, hits car head-on; 2 dead

 

RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a van crossed the center lane on a highway and crashed head-on into a car in northeastern Ohio, killing both drivers.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Cedar Point tops off new 220-foot roller coaster

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Cedar Point has topped off its newest roller coaster that's set to debut next year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Suburban moms step up to help underprivileged students

CINCINNATI (AP) — The 8-year-old boy makes a beeline for the scarf bin and tugs out a lime green cashmere-looking number. Clearly it's for a woman, but he doesn't care one bit.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Northern Ohio police probe synthetic marijuana overdoses

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in north-central Ohio have been looking into synthetic marijuana abuse after a rash of overdoses.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Ohio manual to give insight into economic development laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A manual from Ohio's attorney general aims to give businesses, local elected officials and others an overview of the state's various law and programs that impact economic development.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Ohio boy gets help from new friends in Wichita

NOTE: This is an AP Member Exchange shared by The Wichita Eagle.

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Austin Osner made a Christmas wish recently in Ohio, he had no idea it would come true nearly 800 miles away in Wichita.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio mom helped by repo man gets gifts from his colleagues

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Two weeks after a man went to repossess a car and instead ended up offering to help cover a suburban Cleveland woman's payments, his colleagues have returned with another surprise: Stacks of Christmas gifts for her 10-year-old daughter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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