***Times of Topics or Guests are subject to Change***
Thursday, December 18th
10:15 James Walker
Topic: Personal experience in Cuba
10:35 Bill Hanlon, CFO Affinity Medical Center
Topic: Importance of Health insurance. Omabacare & local effects, enrollment periods & MORE!
10:45 Prof. Terry O'Sullivan
Topic: Cuba & possible ramifications
11:15 Kathy & John Snyder
Topic: Stardust dinner theatre & upcoming play "It's a Wonderful Life"
11:35 Susan Verble, Program Admin. & Public Relatioins, Stark Co. Job & Family services
Topic: Children's network of Stark Co. & Annual Christman party
Wednesday, December 17th
10:15 DISCUSSION: Jackson high school bomb threat, Jeb Bush running for President, and MORE on the Sony hack
10:35 Terry Hunka
Topic: The Martin center
11:15 Attorney General Mike DeWine
Topic: Police traning committe & recent major drug bust
11:35 Dick Couch, former Navy Seal
Topic: History of the Navy Seals
Tuesday, December 16th
10:15 State Rep. Christina Hagan HD50
Topic: House Bill 10, Public tax dollars, Accountability of fiscal officers
10:35 Chuck Bennell, Pres. Tam O' Shanter
Topic: Development plans for NEW 36 hole course
11:15 Massillon Mayor Kathy Cattazaro Perry
Topic: Hiring police officers
Monday, December 15th
10:15 Adrian Allision, Superintendent of Canton City Schools
Topic: Common core standards & cirriculum
10:35 Aaron Curchill, Ohio research & Data Analyst
11:15 DISCUSSION: Cleveland Browns player Andrew Hawkins & killing of Cleveland kid Tamir Rice
11:35 Erick Williams: The Muse Minute(Pop Culture update)
Police breaks window after traffic stop
Information about opportunities in the Oil and Gas Industry
Descriptions of careers in the oil and natural gas industry: http://oogeep.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Workforce-Development-Careers-in-Ohio.pdf
Information on average wages (see pages 9, 12-13): http://ohiolmi.com/OhioShale/OhioShalereport-July2014-2013Q4.pdf
Information on careers determined as “in demand” by the Ohio Workforce Information Exchange — Job Forecast initiative as of July 2014 (see page 13): http://ohiolmi.com/OhioShale/OhioShalereport-July2014-2013Q4.pdf
List of Ohio oil and natural gas training programs by educational institution: http://oogeep.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Schools-and-Career-List-4-22-14.pdf
List of Ohio oil and natural gas training programs by career (with description of each career):http://oogeep.org/industry-workforce/careers/
To learn about training opportunities in Ohio’s building and construction trades contact Affiliated Construction Trades of Ohio (“ACT Ohio”): http://www.actohio.org/workforce-training/
Information on training programs across the country: http://www.oilgasworkforce.com/
While each educational institution may have their own programs for scholarships and/or financial assistance, two additional resources include:
Your local OhioMeansJobs career center may be able to link you to financial assistance for certain types of training: http://jfs.ohio.gov/owd/wia/Docs/OhioMeansJobs-Centers-by-County.stm
Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program and the Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation scholarship program: http://oogeep.org/teachers-students/scholarships/
To search for oil and natural gas jobs in Ohio: http://www.ohiomeansjobs.com/ (this site has jobs outside of the oil and natural gas industry as well)
To search for oil and natural gas jobs in Ohio: http://oil-and-gas.jobs.net/jobs/ohio.aspx
American Petroleum Institute workforce website to look for jobs across the county and world: www.oilgasworkforce.com
Ohio Oil and Gas Association job posting site: http://ooga.org/jobs/job-postings/
Energy In Depth Ohio job search site: http://www.eidohio.org/jobsearch/
Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program job search resource: http://oogeep.org/industry-workforce/ohio-oil-and-gas-jobs/
Your local OhioMeansJobs careers center may also serve as a resource for job searching: http://jfs.ohio.gov/owd/wia/Docs/OhioMeansJobs-Centers-by-County.stm
MISSING CHILDREN CONTACT INFO:
Call the Nation Center For Missing and Exploited Children at 1-800-THE- LOST (843-5678)
GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS CONTACT LIST:
President Barack Obama (D)
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC 20500
202 456-1111, Switchboard: 202 456-1414
Senator Sherrod Brown (D)
713 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC 20510
1301 E. Ninth St., Suite 1710, Cleveland OH 44114
Senator Rob Portman (R)
338 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington DC 20510
1240 E. Ninth St., Room 3061, Cleveland OH 44199
U.S. Representative (R-16th District)
U.S. House of Representatives
130 Cannon House Office Building, Washington DC 20515
District Office, 1 Park Center Drive, Suite 302, Wadsworth OH 44281
U.S. Representative (R-7th District)
U.S. House of Representatives
329 Cannon House Office Building, Washington DC 20515
District Office, Ashland County Office Building, 110 Cottage St., Ashland OH 44805
U.S.Representative (D-13th District)
1421 Longworth House Office Building, Washington DC 20515
District Office 1030 Tallmadge Ave., Akron OH 44310
Governor John Kasich (R)
Riffe Center, 30th Floor, 77 S. High St., Columbus OH 43215-6117
Ohio State Senator Frank LaRose (R-27th District)
1 Capitol Square, Columbus OH 43215
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine
30 E. Broad St., 14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Born and raised in Lafayette, Georgia, Ron attended The University of Akron and Kent State University. You can hear him "pontificate" 10am-Noon weekdays on News-Talk 1480 WHBC. He is also the owner of PonderSystems media and marketing and as an independent television producer he produces programs for PBS affiliates, network affiliates, cable systems and corporate clients and documentaries, such as the history of Stark County and “The ESPN2 Local Sports Break”.
Ron is Chairman of the Board, Coming Together Stark County (formerly Town Hall on Race Relations), Board member, President William McKinley National Presidential Library and the former publisher/part owner of “The Stark County Advantage” newspaper, former president of Stark County branch NAACP and former guest columnist “The Canton Repository”.
Ron's favorite movies include High Noon, King Kong, Cabin in the Sky, The Bourne series, Malcolm X, and Captain Blood. His favorite music: jazz, blues, country (old), clean hip hop and rap, zydeco, Motown and oldies. His business motto: “have thought, will travel”!
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