A man accused of threatening the girlfriend of his slain nephew has been placed on probation for one year after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct. Wayne E. Mason, 55, of Corinne Creek Drive on the Far East Side, entered the plea yesterday in Franklin County Municipal Court.
A man and a woman have been hospitalized after a shooting in Franklinton this afternoon. The car they were in, a Suzuki sedan with shattered windows, remains in front of 17 Hawkes Ave. near W. Broad Street.
The Ultimate Victory Challenge mixed martial-arts event scheduled for the Ohio State Fair on Saturday night has been canceled, fair officials said this afternoon. Instead, a Beatles tribute band will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Celeste Center on the fairgrounds.
First Congregational is one of five churches that stand out among the modern buildings and skyscrapers of Downtown. Built in the late 1800s and early 1900s, they are historically significant. They cater to the needs of the inner city. And theyâre all survivors.