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CAMBRIDGE, Ohio (AP) - A painting of a Confederate general has been removed from a state park lodge in eastern Ohio. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources oversees the state parks and made the decision to take down the painting of Confederate general John Hunt Morgan. A department spokesman tells The Daily Jeffersonian in Cambridge that the canvas painting is being stored after it was removed from the Salt Fork State Park Lodge.

MARIEMONT, Ohio (AP) - A suburb near Cincinnati is consulting experts to help protect historic Native American burial grounds after they were found damaged. The Mariemont Village Council voted Monday to temporarily ban the public from the park trail where the burial mounds are located. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Mariemont also formed a committee to look at what is happening to sites that run along the Whiskey Run Creek trail that are also listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The nation's largest operator of private jets is preparing for one of its busiest days of the year because so many people want to get a perfect view of Monday's solar eclipse. Columbus-based NetJets says Jackson, Wyoming, appears to be the most popular destination for eclipse watchers along with Grand Island, Nebraska. The company says that demand for private jets to see the eclipse is right there with the always busy travel dates around Thanksgiving and Christmas.

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio lawmaker has given a framed copy of his resolution repudiating Connecticut's claim that another aviator beat the Wright brothers as first in flight to an aviation history organization. State Rep. Rick Perales presented the National Aviation Heritage Alliance with the gift Friday. It will be displayed at the Huffman Prairie Flying Field near Dayton Orville and Wilbur Wright perfected their airplane.

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