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Local Officials Support Synthetic Drug Ban

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Many synthetic drugs advertise themselves as the “legal alternative” to their illegal counterparts, but that sales pitch may not last much longer. Local law enforcement officials are supportive of legislative efforts from U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio), who has recently co-sponsored a bill to curb synthetic drug use nationwide. The bill, called the Protecting Our… Read More

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Study Shows Racial Gap At Ohio Schools

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A newspaper analysis finds the gap between black and white students' scores on Ohio's standardized exams persists even when economic advantages are considered. The Columbus Dispatch review published Sunday found the scores of black students from affluent families and highly rated schools still lag far behind those of their white peers. The newspaper analyzed data… Read More