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4:18 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Ohio Drops Federally Funded Tutoring Program

The Ohio Department of Education is dropping a federally funded tutoring program hit with allegations of fraud and wrongdoing.

The state had overseen the "supplemental educational services" program for students at low-performing schools. The state auditor began investigating after allegations of fraudulent billing and tutoring in unsafe conditions.

Now, districts will decide which tutors to hire and what services are needed, but the state will stop evaluating tutoring groups.

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Around the Miami Valley
2:36 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

United Way Cuts Red Cross Funding

The United Way of Greater Dayton will cut funding to the Dayton area Red Cross by 76 percent for next fiscal year. And as WYSO's Emily McCord reports, the Red Cross is appealing that decision.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Central State Fires Kellen Winslow as Athletic Director

After nearly four years as athletic director at Central State University, NFL Hall of Famer Kellen Winslow, Sr. is now out of a job.

Central State University President Dr. John W. Garland announced on Tuesday the appointment of Jahan Culbreath as interim athletic director to take over for Winslow.

Culbreath has more than 20 years of experience in athletic coaching and administration, and is a 1992 graduate of Central State University where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication.

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Around the Miami Valley
7:55 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Clark County Athlete Getting National Attention for Sportsmanship

A Clark County athlete is gaining national attention after she did something rarely seen in sports over the weekend at the state track meet in Columbus.

West Liberty-Salem's Meghan Vogel, a junior, was headed toward the finish line during Saturday’s Ohio Division III girls state meet.

Vogel was running in the 3,200 meter race and was in last place with less than 15 meters to go. Arden McMath, a sophomore from Arlington High School, was slightly ahead of her, but suddenly collapsed on the track.

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Military
5:37 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Air Force’s First Four-star Female General Commands Wright-Patt Unit

A native of Beavercreek is now the first female four-star general of the United States Air Force.

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