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The Ohio State Buckeyes are getting an upgrade on their stadium. For the first time ever Ohio State University’s football field has accepted their first ever sponsorship. Safelite Auto Glass will the first field sponsor at Ohio Stadium. The new field name will kickoff this season! “Safelite Field” will now be how Ohio Stadium will […]

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A local man is in desperate need for a kidney transplant and is reaching out to the community for help. Brandon Talley, 41, is a father of 3, as well as, a beloved teacher and mentor. He was diagnosed with kidney failure brought on by diabetes about 5 years ago. Talley says his health is […]

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  A local favorite has managed to change the game once again. Wendy’s restaurants are more like hometown hero’s in the state of Ohio. With the first Wendy’s being founded in Dublin, Ohio by Dave Thomas in 1969, it hits different around these parts. Now Wendy’s has finally launched its breakfast menu in Columbus and […]

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  Local beauty stores are being targeted. And now the Columbus Division of Police is asking for the public’s help to identify more than twenty people who have been stealing from Central Ohio beauty stores. Over the last several months throughout Columbus, Pickerington, Hilliard, and Upper Arlington at least eight stores have been hit that […]

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Flu season is in full swing and unfortunately putting the health of many at risk. In efforts to counteract the virus, two school districts in Chillicothe, Ohio have shut down for the rest of the week due to a local flu outbreak. Zane Trace Local Schools and Huntington Local School districts in Ross County both […]

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  Growing up pretty much anywhere in America, there is always good and bad. Becoming a teen and the years leading into adulthood really help shape and mold many young minds. Some people strive for greatness, while others succumb to the negativity surrounding the environments they’ve been raised in. For some who may have taken […]

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Today is officially the 10th annual Small Business Saturday! That’s right, November 30th is a day where consumers are encouraged to shop smaller, locally owned businesses during the bustling holiday weekend! This act of support creates a space for more money to stay in the community. And falling between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, is […]

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  A local church taking a stand to help ensure that teenagers in need are not overlooked during the holiday season. Many children living in foster care struggle and many times older children are forgotten or overlooked. There are 775 teenagers living in foster care system in Franklin County. “There are a lot of people […]

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  Homelessness affects millions of people worldwide. Youth homelessness has become a major issue. A group of local leaders is working to raise awareness about youth homelessness. Leadership Columbus’ Community Impact Project Team from the Class of 2019 is helping organize the efforts. One of the organizations they are working with is Star House which […]

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  A popular restaurant in Columbus has been accused of discrimination. J. Alexander’s in Easton Town Center has addressed allegations of racial targeting after a group of black women say they felt rushed to leave. Seneca Turner and Nicole Hanks said a surprise 40th party was ruined at the restaurant in Easton. It all occurred at […]

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Gun control in our schools has become more imperative than ever before. Not only has the threat of mass shootings increased awareness but its seemingly also heightened curiosity among local students. The 2019-2020 school year has so far been quite busy in central Ohio. Five Columbus City Schools have reported students with firearms on school […]

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  A local man has received his sentence after being found guilty of killing his 4-year-old daughter and her mother. On August 6, a Franklin County jury found Kristofer Deshan Garrett, 26, guilty of the January 2018 double murder of his daughter and the girl’s mother, Nicole Antionette Duckson, 34, at a home on Fleet […]