Graduate student aims at lofty goals for honoring John Glenn

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A graduate student from suburban New York has made it his mission to fight for a series of tangible honors for the late astronaut John Glenn, including a statue, a portrait and a having Glenn's Ohio birthplace on the National Historic Register.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Ohio family gets back grandfather's Purple Heart from WW I

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — A family has a piece of its history back after a grandfather's Purple Heart for service in World War I was returned in a ceremony Saturday following years, and miles, of separation.

  • Written by LAUREN LINDSTROM , The (Toledo) Blade