joe miller Proposed Ohio Law Stops Coaches From Implementing One-Sport Rule By Andy Chow • Dec 30, 2019 Lawmakers want to crack down on schools and coaches that force students to participate in only one extra-curricular activity. They say the one-sport rule can hamper a teenager's ability to adapt. Problems In Lorain Put Spotlight On School Takeover Issues By Andy Chow • Sep 3, 2019 The Lorain City School Board of Education and the district's state-appointed CEO, David Hardy, are locked in a legal battle. State lawmakers say this emphasizes the need for the legislature to overhaul academic distress commissions. Ohio Bill Would Increase Penalties For Attacks On Referees By Jo Ingles • Apr 24, 2019 K.M. Klemencic / Flickr Creative Commons Referees at sporting events are used to being heckled by fans but, sometimes, they are victims of actual assault. A new bill has been introduced in the Ohio Legislature to address that problem. Ohio Lawmakers Want To Stop State Takeovers Of Struggling School Districts By Nick Evans • Mar 12, 2019 Nick Evans / WOSU A bipartisan pair of Ohio House lawmakers are floating a plan that would do away with state takeovers of struggling school districts - a prospect currently facing Columbus City Schools.