James Ragland Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos In Suburban Columbus For Panel Discussion By Ohio Public Radio & Alison Holm • Jul 23, 2020 Columbus Board of Education member James Ragland is drawing criticism from the teachers union for appearing on a panel with Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in suburban Columbus Thursday. CCS Board Approves Travel Restrictions, Trolley Barn Abatement By Alison Holm • Nov 20, 2019 The Columbus Board of Education Tuesday moved ahead on proposals that would grant a 30-year tax abatement to a near east side development, and tighten travel restrictions for future boards. Baker, Gibbs Will Not Run Again For City Schools Board By Alison Holm • Feb 6, 2019 As the deadline for to submit ballot petitions passed Wednesday, it appeared there are more changes ahead for the Columbus Board of Education. CCS Board Selects James Ragland To Fill Vacant Seat By Alison Holm • Nov 20, 2018 614NOW One-time mayoral candidate James Ragland has been selected to fill a vacant seat on the Columbus Board of Education. Thirteen Finalists Selected For City Council Seat By Alison Holm • Dec 28, 2017 columbus.gov Columbus City Council has narrowed to 13 the list of applicants to fill the seat being vacated by council president Zach Klein, the incoming city attorney. Ginther Has Big Money Lead In Columbus Mayoral Race By Jim Letizia • Apr 24, 2015 WCBE Files Newly released campaign finance reports in the Columbus mayoral race contain no surprises. Columbus Firefighters Endorse Ginther By Jim Letizia • Mar 20, 2015 local67.com The Columbus Firefighters union has endorsed city council president Andy Ginther's mayoral bid. FOP Endorses Scott By Jim Letizia • Mar 13, 2015 The Columbus Fraternal Order of Police has endorsed Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott in the Columbus mayoral race. BOE Now Says Ragland Will Appear On Mayoral Primary Ballot By Jim Letizia • Feb 19, 2015 Democrat James Ragland will appear on the May primary ballot for Columbus Mayor. Petition Flaw Keeps One Columbus Mayoral Candidate Off May Ballot By Jim Letizia • Feb 12, 2015 linkedin It appears there will be one fewer candidate on the May ballot in the Columbus mayoral race. 8 Finalists Selected For Columbus City Council Seat By Jim Letizia • Dec 20, 2014 Linkedin A Columbus School Board member and a former school board candidate are among the 8 finalists to fill a soon-to-be vacant seat on Columbus City Council.