It appears that Licking Valley High School has landed in the crosshairs of the Freedom From Religion Foundation. Yesterday, Licking Valley Superintendent David Hile received his second letter in a week from the Madison, Wis.-based group.
The Ohio Supreme Court has overruled a decision it made last month that denied Powell voters the right to decide whether a citizens group can review the cityâs development policy. The court decided 5-2 on Monday that the Powell City Council should not have stopped residentsâ ballot petition. Justices did not give a reason for their reversal.
A Pickaway County judge sentenced Kyle Robinson to 20 years to life in prison for the murder of 84-year-old Thomas "Shorty" Whitson.
A judge declined this morning to immediately close Reynoldsburg schools and ordered mediation for the school board, the teacherâs union and a parent who filed a lawsuit asking the court to shut down the schools because of safety concerns during the teachers strike. While all sides are behind closed doors, the teacherâs union and school board could resolve their contract dispute.