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Local Charter School Closes

The parents of 100 Columbus charter school students are scrambling to find new schools for their children. The ScholARTS Preparatory and Career Center for Children closed without warning Thursday because of thousands of dollars in unpaid debts to the state. It's Dayton-based sponsor also pulled its support.

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.