Category : Ohio

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

NAACP condemns racist remarks by TV anchor

BALTIMORE, MD – The NAACP issued the following statement regarding KRON-TV anchor Henry Wofford’s use of racist stereotypes to insult and belittle Sean “Diddy” Combs’ interest in purchasing the Carolina Panthers NFL team. “Wofford’s comments were...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

WAITRESS to play the Aronoff Center 2 weeks only!

JANUARY 9 – 21, 2018 TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1. Cincinnati, OH – WAITRESS will play the Aronoff Center for a limited two-week engagement January 9 – 21, 2018 as a part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati 17/18 season presented b...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

Freedom Center announces Dion Brown as new president

Dion Brown. Provided The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has named Dion Brown as its new president effective February 26. Brown is currently the founding executive director of the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, Mo. “It’s an honor...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

Prep basketball: Taft at Woodward

By Lannis Timmons Herald Contributor Playing before a packed house, Woodward entered the game leading the conference with a 3-0 record and 7-1 overall, while Taft was 0-1 in League play, and 1-4 overall. Taft came ready to play, as the team jumped o...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

Simone Biles: The Golden Girl

By Ozie Davis III, Sports Editor US Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles has a special reason for liking Hershey Gold candy bars. Provided Her twenty years on planet Earth have not been struggle free and yet, US Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles is all right wi...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

Man shoots UC guard, then turns gun on himself

Herald Staff A man armed with two handguns fired at a security guard before turning the gun on himself inside the lobby of the psychiatric Emergency Room on the campus of UC Health in the 3200 block of Burnet Avenue at about 2 p.m. Wednesday, Decemb...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

Mrs. Patty B. Jones celebrates her 105th birthday

Members of Mt. Zion Baptist Church presented Mrs. Patty Jones a 105th birthday cake. Photo by Gina Ruffin Moore By Gina Ruffin Moore Herald Contributor More than 100 friends and relatives helped Mrs. Patty B. Jones celebrate her 105th birthday on De...

Midwest / Ohio - 8 months ago

CiTiRAMA coming to West End; new roller rink unveiled

Mayor John Cranley and City Manager Harry Black are joined by several builders and HBA leadership participating in the announcement of the 2018 CITIRAMA development that will be in the West End. By The Herald Staff City leaders joined West End resid...