Louisville-Cincinnati Capsule

No. 19 Louisville (10-1, 6-1 AAC) at Cincinnati (9-2, 6-1), 7:30 p.m. (ESPN) Line: Louisville by 3 1-2. Series record: Cincinnati 29-21-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE Cincinnati has a slim chance of winning the first American Athletic Conference title. That happens if the Bearcats beat...

Ohio Associated Press Mr. Football Award Winners

2013_Dante Booker Jr., Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary, LB-FB, 6-4, 220, sr. Recorded 87.5 tackles, including 18 for minus yardage, during Fighting Irish’s perfect regular season and No. 1 ranking in Division III AP poll. Led a defense that allowed only a touchdown per game as...

2013 AP Div. VII All-Ohio Prep Football List

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2013 Associated Press Division VII All-Ohio high school football team, based on the recommendations of a state media panel: DIVISION VII First Team OFFENSE: Ends_Austin Downs, Glouster Trimble, 6-0, 170, jr.; Connor Hug, Edon, 6-1, 175, sr.; Clay Dysert,...

Akron SVSM’s Dante Booker Jr. Is AP Mr. Football

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dante Booker Jr. is doing his part to make Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary known for football instead of just the alma mater of a certain NBA player. Booker is the 27th winner of the Ohio Associated Press Mr. Football award, presented annually to the player...

2013 AP Div. VI All-Ohio Prep Football List

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2013 Associated Press Division VI All-Ohio high school football team, based on the recommendations of a state media panel: DIVISION VI First Team OFFENSE: Ends_Korbin Showalter, Haviland Wayne Trace, 6-1, 180, sr.; Devin Mize, New Paris National Trail,...

VIDEO: Dept. of Aging director speaks

Published on Dec 4, 2013 Ohio Department of Aging Director Bonnie Burman talks while vising The Courier on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.

Bullet Hits Ohio School Bus; No Students Onboard

LINCOLN HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A school superintendent says no students were on a school bus when a shot was fired into the vehicle’s back window in suburban Cincinnati. Princeton City Schools Superintendent Gary Pack says the bus driver was not injured. Pack says the bus was...

House OKs Bill Altering Ohio Teacher Evaluations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill reducing the number of state-mandated evaluations required for well-rated public school teachers has unanimously cleared the Ohio Senate. The proposal was prompted by educators’ concerns that Ohio’s new evaluation rules require more...

Council Votes To Stop Spending On Cincy Streetcar

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati’s city council has voted to immediately halt spending on a $133 million streetcar that has been under construction for months. The sharply divided council voted 5-4 Wednesday to stop spending pending a financial analysis of whether it would be...