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  1. John Stanford, once on way out, gets 2-year Columbus schools pactRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A year and a half ago, it appeared that John Stanford, a deputy superintendent and the third-highest-paid employee in Columbus City Schools, was being shown the door. Stanford has been openly searching for a new job, but meanwhile, he got a two-year contract extension this week when the Board of Education approved Superintendent Dan Good's requests to renew contracts for dozens of district administrators.

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  2. Man sentenced for assaulting officer by pinning hand with doorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A Columbus police officer said his life was changed forever when his hand was pinned in the back door of a suspected drug house on the South Side by a man trying to stop him from entering on Nov. 6. Officer Anthony L. Johnson, 27, fired through the door, striking two people, including Brian K. Bates, the man who slammed the door on his hand. Bates, 44, was sentenced on Friday to 15 months in prison for felony assault on a police officer and obstructing official business after Johnson told a Franklin County judge how the attack has affected him.

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  3. Columbus police name man, officer who shot him in hipRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Columbus police say they first tried to subdue an armed, suicidal man with a Taser on Wednesday night but shot him when the Taser didn't work. The division identified the officer who shot Jolley as Jared Barsotti, who joined the division two years ago and is assigned to the patrol bureau.

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  4. Give bees a break - skip the chemicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.

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  5. Clippers 8, Braves 4: Big first inning helps snap losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Clippers scored six runs in the bottom of the first inning Friday night and snapped a three-game losing streak with an 8-4 victory over the Gwinnett Braves at Huntington Park. Columbus batted around in the pivotal rally and got a two-run single from Michael Martinez and a two-run home run by Carlos Moncrief off Sugar Ray Marimon .

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  6. Jeni's comeback underway as scoop shops reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    A line snakes around the side of the Short North location of Jeni's Splended Ice Creams, at 714 N. High St. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is back in the business of serving frozen treats, reopening the doors of most scoop shops this evening following a 29-day shutdown. More than 75 had lined up outside the Short North scoop shop, eager to taste Salty Caramel and some of the other signature flavors that have been off the market because of concerns about food safety.

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  7. One dead in Marion's wave of heroin overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    There have been eight heroin overdoses in Marion since Thursday, one of them resulting in the death of a 19-year-old woman. And all of them are believed to be connected to either an extremely pure - and potentially lethal - batch of heroin or one laced with the painkiller Fentanyl.

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  8. Oil and gas industry fighting back on possible tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The American Petroleum Institute has started running statewide radio ads and making robo-calls this week in hopes of beating back an anticipated fracking tax proposal by Senate Republicans. Senate President Keith Faber, R-Celina, has said an increased severance tax on shale fracking is likely to be included in the Senate-passed version of the two-year, $71.5 billion budget.

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  9. Columbus band Twenty One Pilots expected to top Billboard charts wtih Blurryface albumRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Blurryface, the sophomore album by Columbus electro-pop duo Twenty One Pilots, has made a rapid ascent. The record is expected to debut on the Billboard album-sales charts at No.

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  10. Twenty One Pilots projected to top Billboard chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Josh Dun and Tyler Joseph's new album, Blurryface, could move 120,000 album units for the week ending Sunday. That effort would move them to the top of the Billboard 200 chart, according to Billboard .

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  11. Ohio State, Rolling Stones making sure 'Shoe a perfect fit for concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Workers remove bleachers from the south end of Ohio Stadium in preparation for a concert by the Rolling Stones on May 30. "The sound's got to be bigger; the video's got to be bigger; the staging's got to be bigger," said Xen Riggs, an associate vice president who oversees Ohio State University's major-event buildings. At 60,000 fans, the concert capacity at the open-air venue is three to four times that of Value City Arena or Nationwide Arena.

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  12. Man admits he hurt girl, 3, at Far East Side apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    A 22-year-old man admitted on Thursday that he critically injured his girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter last year at their Far East Side apartment. He could be sent to prison for 11 years when he is sentenced on June 12 by Franklin County Common Pleas Judge Stephen L. McIntosh.

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  13. Developers plan buildings with offices, apartments in FranklintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    An artist's rendering shows an apartment and office building proposed by a team of developers for the southeast corner of Rich and Lucas streets in Franklinton. The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.

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  14. Theater review | - Captain Blood': Seaworthy swashbuckler sets sail at Schiller ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    From left, John Quigley as Ogle, James Harper as Captain Blood , Jordan Shear as Pitt and Todd Covert as Colonel Bishop in a scene from the Actors' Theatre of Columbus production of Captain Blood Actors' Theatre of Columbus will present Captain Blood at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays through June 21 in the Schiller Park amphitheater, German Village. Admission is pay-what-you-will.

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  15. Baseball: Clippers offense stalls in loss to BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Gwinnett Braves rolled over the Clippers 6-1 on Thursday night in Huntington Park in the first game of a four-game series. Gwinnett's Chien-Ming Wang smothered the Columbus offense over the first 7 2/3 innings of the win.

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  16. One of three baby tigers at Columbus Zoo dies of pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    One of the Amur tiger triplets born at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium last month died this morning from pneumonia. The zoo said that all three of the cubs have been treated for bacterial infections since shortly after they were born to 10-year-old Irisa on April 21. The health of the remaining two cubs seems to improving, according to the zoo. 25 comments

  17. Private college police forces must release records, Supreme Court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Crime on private college campuses became less secretive following a public-records ruling on Thursday by a divided Ohio Supreme Court. Police departments at private colleges and universities are required to release records of arrests and crimes to the public, the court ruled in a case pitting Otterbein University and a student journalist.

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  18. Man reunited with turtle he rescued in Vietnam 50 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    James Lowery of Pickerington compares the size of Ba Cu, a 50-year-old Vietnamese pond turtle, to her size when he fished her out of a river in Vietnam while serving in the U.S. Navy. Jim Lowery was standing in a stream in Vietnam when he saw a little turtle about the size of a golf ball swim by.

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  19. A look inside the Budweiser plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    All current subscribers have full access to Digital D, which includes the E-Edition and unlimited premium content on Dispatch.com, BuckeyeXtra.com, BlueJacketsXtra.com and DispatchPolitics.com. Subscribe today! With summer on the way, workers at the Budweiser plant have increased production to meet the seasonal demand.

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  20. O'Connor named chief of Columbus Fire DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Kevin O'Connor has been named the city's 24th fire chief. Mayor Michael B. Coleman informed fire personnel this afternoon that O'Connor, 50, will lead the largest fire division in the state after a lengthy process to find an internal candidate.

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