OHMR in the News!

Ohio National Guard helps Cleveland Food Bank with ‘no touch’ food distribution
An Ohio National Guard coalition arrived Monday at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank warehouse to aid in sorting and packing food into bags and boxes to... Cleveland.com - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
Coronavirus: Ohio National Guard and Military Reserve feed the needy in new mission
As many as 400 members of the Ohio National Guard and the Ohio Military Reserve, activated last week at the call of Gov. Mike DeWine, fanned out across the state Monday to help get food to those in need. In Columbus, the Guard packed boxes at Mid-Ohio’s Grove City warehouse and served meals to men staying... Columbus Dispatch - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
Ohio National Guard begins work assisting Greater Cleveland Food Bank during coronavirus pandemic
Members of the Ohio National Guard arrived at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank on Monday morning to begin their humanitarian work during the current COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Last week, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signed a proclamation that activated approximately 300-400 personnel ... wkyc.com - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
GE Aviation Cuts Jobs In SW Ohio Because Of COVID-19
COVID-19 is hitting GE Aviation hard financially, prompting the Evendale-based company to cut 10% of its workforce in the U.S. That amounts to 2,600 jobs in Southwest Ohio ... Cincinnatti Edition - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
UPDATE: "Stay at home" order issued in Ohio
Ohio Department Director Amy Acton has signed an Ohio Health Director’s order instructing Ohioans to stay at home. In other states, this has been called a “shelter in place order.” The order will go into effect Monday night at 11:59 p.m. and will last until April 6th, 2020 ... WTAP - Mar 22, 2020 - [Read More]
Coronavirus in Ohio: Regional leaders wrote an epidemic plan. Then a pandemic arrived.
Coronavirus in Ohio: Regional leaders wrote an epidemic plan. Then a pandemic arrived. ... Cincinnatti.com - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
National Guard begins work in Butler County today: Here’s what they’ll do
Ten members of Ohio’s National Guard will report for duty today at Shared Harvest Foodbank to assist packing emergency food boxes for pantries in the region. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday activated 300 members of the National Guard to support the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and the Ohio Association of Foodbanks beginning this morning ... Journal News - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
Ohio National Guard helps out at Cleveland food bank during coronavirus crisis
Dozens of members of the Ohio National Guard are in Cleveland Monday morning to help during the coronavirus crisis. Sixty members are at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank to assist with food distribution. ... Fox 8 News - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
US Army National Guard on a mission of mercy; troops help at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective
A different kind of military convoy is helping to keep food on the table for thousands of Central Ohio families. The U.S. Army National Guard will be working the food front lines at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective. ... ABC 6 News - Mar 23, 2020 - [Read More]
DeWine activates Ohio Military Reserve to help with tornado cleanup
DeWine activates Ohio Military Reserve to help with tornado cleanup. DeWine activates Ohio Military Reserve to help with tornado cleanup...
Dayton Daily News - Aug 21, 2019 - [Read More]
State's Military sets up Training in County
The Center Township garage was used Tuesday as part of a statewide drill to test emergency preparedness in the event of a cyberattack that knocked out power and communications....
Morning Journal - Aug 07, 2019 - [Read More]
Ohio Military Reserve is looking for a few good volunteers
After 9/11, Mark Williams decided to serve his country. “I wanted to do something - but I was too old,” said Williams, then 45 years old. Unable to enlist, he joined the Ohio Military Reserve, a volunteer, noncombat organization trained to support the National Guard and local authorities in case of emergency.....
The Columbus Dispatch - Jan 01, 2017 - [Read More]
They want you! Ohio Military Reserve lacking Athens residents
The Uncle Sam “I Want You” poster was an effective recruiting tool for the U.S. Army in its day. The Ohio Military Reserve could use some help like that. Right now the Reserve does not have any Athens area residents in its ranks, although it would like to....
The Athens News - Feb 01, 2017 - [Read More]
Ohio Military Reserve augments National Guard
The Ohio Military Reserve (OMR) is the closest thing the state has to an officially sanctioned militia...
cleveland.com - Aug 11, 2019 - [Read More]
The Militia You’ve Never Heard Of
Underutilized state guards can help with homeland defense...
CityJournel.org - Sept 2016 - [Read More]