Two people were killed Friday night in a two-car crash in Plain Township. Franklin County deputies identified the dead as Gregory Long, 20, of Alexandria, and his passenger, Haley Meadows, 18, of Johnstown.
Now in its fourth year, Giving Tuesday is chasing the name recognition of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Advocates say the annual day of giving â it falls on Dec. 1 this year â continues to spur more people to take a break from holiday binge-spending and donate to charity.
A controversial bill to slash unemployment benefits probably will be changed to benefit some Ohio workers. State Rep. Barbara Sears, a Sylvania Republican and sponsor of House Bill 394, said she is looking into modifications to better assist construction workers, who often face a higher rate of unemployment, and those receiving Social Security disability benefits.