Ohio

The other day I let you know that the Ohio River was flooding, now it has caused some roads to be shut down, Via Fox19   Mehring Way is blocked between Central Avenue and Elm Street and between Sixth Street and Freeman Avenue, according to Greater Cincinnati Water Works.

it looks like the Ohio River is expected to flood to over 53 feet. Via Fox19 Forecasts crests along the Ohio River are: Cincinnati 54.5 feet: Thursday night Meldahl Dam 53.4 feet: Wednesday night Maysville 54.0 feet Wednesday night Markland Dam 50.7 feet Wednesday night Most small streams are receding, but be careful of locations in your area that […]

Looks like Ohio’s Curfew could expire today. I know some of you are going to be happy you can stay out longer. Via Fox19 The Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) dashboard shows the state has been under 2,500 since Feb. 2. As of Feb. 10, the state reported 1,922 COVID-19 patients in hospitals. Gov. DeWine will […]

GOP Senator Rob Portman announced that he will not be running for office again at the end of his term.  Senator Portman's current term will end in 2022 and is sure to cause a heated battle to fill his position.

I can’t believe I’m saying this, there was an earth quake The earthquake was reported at a depth of 6.7 km about 12:22 a.m. Earthquakes below a 2.9 magnitude are typically felt only by a few persons at rest or are felt noticeably indoors, especially on upper floors of buildings, according to the Ohio Geological […]

There are still charge’s being made from those that participated in the Violent Capitol protest. The latest are two people from Ohio. Via FOX19 Jessica Watkins, 38, and Donovan Crowl, 50, were arrested by federal agents early Monday in Champaign County. They are being held at the Montgomery County Jail. Crowl is reportedly a former […]

Governor DeWine makes a friendly bet with Alabama mayor ahead of the Buckeyes and Alabama game. VIa FOX19 On the line for Gov. DeWine are Bahama mamas and Buckeye cream puffs from Schmidt’s in Columbus. If Ohio State is victorious come Monday night, Gov. Ivey will have to send up a prize pack from Conecuh […]

Looks like Ohio is going to raise the minimum wage up to a whole 10 cents on Jan 1st 2021. Via Fox19 Base pay for tipped employees is rising from $4.35 to $4.40 an hour. Employees will bring home $325 for a 40-hour work week with pay at $8.80 an hour. In 2006, Ohioans passed […]

Ohio has issued a curfew until January 2nd, 2021… VIA FOX19 Ohioans are advised not to leave their homes during the curfew’s proscribed hours, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., unless they are working or engaged in an essential activity. “We believe the curfew, along with mask-wearing, have had an impact, and the next 21 days […]

Looks like the Big Ten has changed the rules so now The Ohio State Buckeyes can play for a conference title. Via FOX19 The Buckeyes (5-0) would not have reached the six-game requirement to play for the conference title with this Saturday’s game against Michigan canceled because of positive COVID-19 cases within the Wolverines’ program. […]

Looks like Ohio nurses are in huge demand. Via FOX19 Due to the record-breaking numbers from the current COVID-19 surge, the medical community nationwide is getting hit hard. The storyline is no different in Ohio, and Cleveland Naushay Adams of EduCare Medical Staffing said the demand for nurses is real. “During this pandemic, that rates […]

A new grant program has been announced for Ohio kids learning remotely. Via FOX19 Any parent in Ohio with a student who has a developmental disability and is on an IEP can apply for the grant. The grant provides for a supplemental tutoring program called Learning Aid Ohio that DeWine says can help assist parents […]