Shooting in Short North At N. High and 1st on 7/18/2021

A felonious assault report was files by the Columbus Division of Police on 7/18/2021 @ 3:49 am. Visual Ohio staff happened to be walking in the vicinity of that incident at 9:00 am. The Columbus Crime Scene Search Unit (CSSU) was still on scene wrapping up their phase of the investigation. According to the police…

38th Annual Doo Dah Parade

Background From the Organizer Since 1984 we’ve been Celebrating Liberty & Lunacy at the Annual Doo Dah Parade! You can too! Exercise your First Amendment right, through humor. Parade Line-up begins as at Noon on Park Street. Parade Steps Off @ 1 pm from corner of Buttles & Park St. Parade your stuff around Short…

Casey Goodson Protest In Westerville, OH

Not much official information has been provided on this incident, on Dec 4, 2020 Casey Goodson Jr was shot at his front door by a Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputy who was working in conjunction with the US Marshall’s Office. The US Marshall’s task force was charged with apprehending violent criminals with the assistance of the…

Rock City Church’s March To The Ohio State House

Today, June 7, 2020 – Rock City Church organized a march through the Short North Arts District to the Ohio State House.They promoted a message of strength and healing during this difficult time. They spoke to the crowd (estimated to be between 500 and 1000) for about 20 minutes and disbursed as quietly as they…

Second George Floyd March in Reynoldsburg

On June 3, 2020 a second, lawful and peaceful protest march in honor of George Floyd was conducted down Main Street in Reynoldsburg. The march started at City Hall and went down to Brice Road and back. Dipisha Kc organized the march along with a group of her friends. Initial counts by us before the…

George Floyd March – Reynoldsburg to Columbus

Dani was sitting at home, scanning social media when she came across a post about a march for George Floyd on May 31, 2020. They had a police escort starting in Reynoldsburg, Whitehall and ending in Columbus. I grabbed my camera bag and jumped into the car. By the time I caught up to the…

Arnold Sports Festival 2020 – Pro Strongwomen & Record Breakers

VisualOhio has covered the Arnold Pro Strongwoman since the first time it was brought to Columbus. The women’s event is every bit as entertaining as the men’s and continues to grow in popularity and viewership each year. This year, we got to cover a few of the events. Olga Liaschuck from the Netherlands took a…

Arnold Sport Festival 2020 – IFBB Roundup

Looking through the list of competitors for this year’s Arnold Classic, you know there is some stiff competition. A lot of major players in the the IFBB space represented.We had a chance to see the pre-judging and everyone was in top form! There were some, where this was their first Arnold Classic appearance. Mamdouh “Big…

Arnold Sports Festival 2020 – Disabled Strongman

Closing out our coverage of the Arnold Sports Festival 2020 is the Disabled Strongman competition. Sunday, we went straight to Hall C at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Back in the Strongman Arena, strength athletes with disabilities compete. They are pushing heavy weights in very similar competitions to the Pro Strongman competitions. The movements are…