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7:59 pm
Thu January 12, 2012

Conrad's Corner: January 12, 2012

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Julie Moore reads Deborah Stokes' poem, "Home Run"

Politics
11:00 am
Thu January 12, 2012

Biden to Discuss College Costs During Ohio Visit

Vice President Joe Biden plans to call attention to the high cost of college and the Obama administration's efforts to make it more affordable when he visits Ohio today.

Biden and Education Secretary Arne Duncan are scheduled to visit Lincoln High School in the Columbus suburb of Gahanna.

The trip is Biden and Duncan's second stop to a presidential battleground state in as many months to talk about college affordability. Both visited Florida last month. And Biden plans to travel to Pennsylvania tomorrow to discuss the issue.

Education
10:52 am
Thu January 12, 2012

School Buses Coming Back in Struggling OH District

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School buses will return later this month in a struggling Ohio school district where voters approved a tax increase after eight rejections.

The interim superintendent of the Little Miami Schools said at this week's school board meeting that the district is "standing in a hole" but is trying to get back up to ground level. The southwest Ohio school system has been under state supervision and listed in "fiscal emergency."

Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Wed January 11, 2012

Conrad's Corner: January 11, 2012

Conrad Balliet reads Judy Johnson's poem, "Another Diagnosis"

Politics
4:40 pm
Wed January 11, 2012

Secretary Of State Certifies Presidential Candidates For Ballot

President Barack Obama has been certified to be on the March ballot throughout the state. Republicans Newt Gingrich, Jon Huntsman, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum will also be on the ballot in every area of the state.  But in Santorum’s case, his name won’t appear on ballots twice like the other GOP candidates.

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