OSU fans will see a healthier river next to stadium

COLUMBUS — For many seasons, while 100,000 fans created a living, breathing, and highly-energized environment inside Ohio Stadium on game day, a river was dying just a few hundred yards away.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Mal Whitfield, Olympian who served in Foreign Service, dies

Mal Whitfield, a Tuskegee airman who won Olympic track and field titles in the 800 meters in 1948 and 1952 and served for decades as a sports affairs officer for the U.S. Information Agency, died Thursday. He was 91.

  • Written by KASEY JONES, Associated Press