Ohio National Guard Story Archives 2020

Media Coverage of COVID-19 - Ohioans helping Ohioans

ONG and Coronavirus/COVID-19 Media Highlights

Pictured (left to right) are members of the 107th Cavalry Regiment, Ohio Army National Guard: SPC Dotts, SGT Bryan, SGT Hoops, SPC Horejsi and SPC Conkel.

05/13/2020 ~ Record Herald
Local serving on active duty in relief efforts

Two F-16s and a KC-135 with the 121st Air Refueling Wing of the Ohio National Guard conduct a flyby near the Wexner Medical Center.

05/13/2020 ~ WOSU
Ohio Air National Guard Salutes Health
Care Workers With Hospital Flybys

Chief of the National Guard Bureau is General Joseph Lengyel

05/08/2020 ~ nbc4i.com
4-star general tours Mid-Ohio Food
Collective, observes Ohio Nat’l Guard

Rooster art

05/08/2020 ~ KCRA 3
‘Reginald the Rooster' and his sidekick
are perking up this neighborhood

Female Soldier ewaring mask that says#InThisTogetherOhio

05/01/2020 ~ Sentinel Tribune
Ohio National Guard assists with
food pantry

Freestore FOODBANK sign.

04/30/2020 ~ Galion Inquirer
Food Banks Feeding Tens Of
Drive through food pantry helps hundreds

Freestore FOODBANK sign.

04/28/2020 ~ Cincinnati Public Radio
Food Banks Feeding Tens Of
Thousands More During Pandemic

Soldier walking through temporary housing.

04/23/2020 ~ Spectrum NEWS 1
Ohio National Guard Continues to Provide
Support Through Coronavirus Crisis

Soldiers assigned to the Ohio National Guard's 237th Brigade Support Battalion load food onto trucks at the Dayton Foodbank in Dayton, Ohio, on April 21, 2020. Tech Sgt. Shane Hughes—U.S. Air National Guard

04/21/2020 ~ TIME
'It’s a Bucket Brigade on a Five-Alarm Fire.'
Food Banks Struggle to Keep Up With
Skyrocketing Demand

Soldier headshot being interviewed.

04/21/2020 ~ Dayton Daily News
Coronavirus: Thousands show up for
Greene County food distribution

Soldiers loading groceries.

04/20/2020 ~ Fox 19
National Guard proving invaluable to
Freestore Foodbank as drive-thru events
take off

Anchor at armory sign

04/15/2020 ~ abc Channel 6
60,000 masks delivered to Ohio
prisons from state's Military
Reserve stockpile

Soldier on forklift

04/15/2020 ~ nbc Channel 4
Ohio Military Reserve sends PPE
to Ohio Department of Rehabilitation
and Corrections

Female soldier pulls peanut butter from shelf in warehouse

04/13/2020 ~ WLWT 5
Ohio National Guard helps pack
more than 3.7 million pounds of
food for those in need

Gov. DeWine at podium

04/13/2020 ~ abc Channel 6
National Guard providing assistance
to Pickaway Correctional Institution
during pandemic

Soldiers work with civilians to unload and distribute semi.

04/10/2020 ~ The Morning Journal
Second Harvest food distribution
aided by Lorain police, Ohio Highway
Patrol, National Guard

Soldier assists woman with groceries at SUV.

04/10/2020 ~ The Columbus Dispatch
National Guard members to assist
Toledo food bank

Soldier uses forklift to load truck.

04/09/2020 ~ Ironton Tribune
Guard assisting with PPE collections

Soldiers carry boxes to drive through cars

04/09/2020 ~ Local 12
Xavier University, Freestore Foodbank
team upto distribute boxes of food

Soldier loading boxes

04/09/2020 ~ WTOL 11, Toledo
SeaGate Centre to be used as last
resortaccording to ProMedica
health expert

Soldiers package lunches on school basketball court

04/08/2020 ~ TIMES BULLETIN, Van Wert
National Guard helps with United Way
food distribution

Soldier's sleeve with American flag patch

04/08/2020 ~ 21 WFMJ, Youngstown
The Ohio National Guard has now arrived at
the Elkton Federal Prison after the
numbers of inmates with COVID-19 spiked
earlier this week.

Soldiers serving meals

04/03/2020 ~ USA TODAY
National Guardsmen serve meals
to their community

bags of potatoes

03/20/2020 ~ Columbus Dispatch
Ohio National Guard to deploy to
food sites as humanitarian mission

Ohio flags

03/20/2020 ~ Cincinnati Business Courier
Ohio National Guard to deploy to food
sites as humanitarian mission

Soldiers unloading water

03/20/2020 ~ 10TV WBNS
DeWine activates 300 members of
Ohio National Guard to help with
food distribution

Soldiers unloading boxes off truck

03/20/2020 ~ Dayton Daily News
Coronavirus: Ohio National Guard
activated to help with food distribution

Governor DeWine at press conference

03/20/2020 ~ WSYX/WTTE
Oho Governor and National Guard
clear up martial law rumors

Soldiers in auditorium

03/20/2020 ~ Cleveland 19 News
Hundreds of Ohio National Guard
members activated to assist with
coronavirus relief efforts

2020: APRIL | MAY | JUNE | JULY | AUGUST | SEPTEMBER |


September 2020


09/01/2020   Salem News

09/01/2020   The Courier

09/01/2020   The Times Leader St. Clairsville

09/02/2020   Morning Journal

09/10/2020   TESAkron Beacon Journal

09/10/2020   The Times Leader

August 2020


08/01/2020   The Vindicator

08/05/2020   abc6onyourside.com

08/09/2020   This Week Community News

08/10/2020   The Daily Standard

08/13/2020   Mahoning Matters

08/16/2020   Crawford County Now

08/17/2020   Bucyrus Telegraph Forum

08/17/2020   The Morning Journal

08/19/2020   Review Times

08/20/2020   Hometown Stations

08/21/2020   The Courier

08/22/2020   Fostoria

08/24/2020   The Morrow County Sentinel

08/25/2020   The Courier

08/26/2020   The News Democrat

08/27/2020   Columbus Dispatch

08/27/2020   Dayton Daily News

08/29/2020   Springfield News-Sun

08/31/2020   The Alliance Review

July 2020


07/06/2020   Sentinel-Tribune Bowling Green

07/06/2020   Sidney Daily News

07/07/2020   Morning Journal

07/08/2020   The Courier

07/09/2020   The Times Leader Martins Ferry

07/09/2020   Sandusky Register

07/09/2020   Limaohio.com

07/09/2020   The Marietta Times

07/10/2020   Sandusky Register

07/11/2020   Morning Journal

07/13/2020   Sandusky Register

07/14/2020   The Times Leader

07/19/2020   Mansfield News Journal

07/21/2020   The Alliance Review

07/21/2020   The Morning Journal

07/21/2020   Sandusky Register

07/22/2020   The Advertiser-Tribune

07/23/2020   Fremont News Messenger

07/24/2020   Salem News

07/27/2020   The Courier

07/29/2020   The Business Journal

07/30/2020   Monroe County Beacon

07/31/2020   Spectrum News 1

June 2020


06/30/2020   Salem News

06/26/2020   Morning Journal

06/25/2020   Morning Journal

06/25/2020   The Parkersburg News and Sentinel

06/24/2020   Salem News

06/24/2020   The Times-Gazette

06/22/2020   Tribune Chronicle

06/22/2020   The Advertiser-Tribune

06/22/2020   Fremont News Messenger

06/22/2020   Dayton 24/7

06/19/2020   Tribune Chronicle

06/18/2020   Xenia Daily Gazette

06/16/2020   Review Times

06/11/2020   Monroe County Beacon

06/05/2020   The Times Leader

06/04/2020   The National Law Review Western Springs, IL.

06/04/2020   The Times Leader

06/02/2020   Fox 8

06/01/2020   discoververmillion.org

06/01/2020   Record Herald

May 2020


05/28/2020   The Logan Daily News

05/28/2020   Piqua Daily Call

05/24/2020   Herald-Star

05/19/2020   The Weirton Daily Times

05/19/2020   Statehouse News Bureau

05/15/2020   Sidney Daily News

05/14/2020   WHIZ

05/12/2020   The Vindicator

05/12/2020   Portsmouth Daily Times

05/12/2020   The Daily Standard

05/11/2020   Portsmouth Daily Times

05/08/2020   West Bend News

05/08/2020   Fremont News Messenger

05/07/2020   Monroe County Beacon

05/05/2020   The Morning Journal

05/04/2020   hometownstations.com

05/04/2020   The Wright State Guardian

April 2020


04/30/2020   Galion Inquirer

04/23/2020   The Peoples’ Defender Allen County

04/23/2020   The Daily Advocate

04/22/2020   Troy Daily News

04/22/2020   The Review

04/21/2020   Xenia Daily Gazette

04/21/2020   Wright State Guardian

04/20/2020   The Advertiser-Tribune

04/20/2020   Associated Press Columbus

04/20/2020   Troy Daily News

04/20/2020   WLWT5 Cincinnati

04/18/2020   Lima.com

04/17/2020   The Vindicator

04/17/2020   Morning Journal Lisbon

04/16/2020   Tribune-Chronical

04/15/2020   Columbus Dispatch

04/13/2020  Sentinel-Tribune Bowling Green

04/13/2020  U.S. News & World Report - AP

04/12/2020  Tribune Chronicle

04/09/2020  Ironton Tribune

04/08/2020  The Early Bird

04/08/2020  WeatherWTF

04/08/2020  The Daily Times

04/08/2020  Ironton Tribune

04/07/2020  The Alliance Review

04/02/2020  Akron Beacon Journal

04/01/2020  Mansfield News Journal

04/01/2020  Canton Repository

04/01/2020  Limaohio.com

04/01/2020  Sidney Daily News

March 2020


03/31/2020  Times-Gazette

03/27/2020  Cleveland Jewish News

03/25/2020  The Advertiser-Tribune

03/25/2020  St. Louis Post Dispatch

03/25/2020  Norfolk Daily News

03/25/2020  Business Journal

03/25/2020  limaohio.com

03/25/2020  Bellefontaine Examiner

03/23/2020  Cleveland Jewish Journal

03/23/2020  News Herald

03/23/2020  Cincinnati Public Radio

03/20/2020  Cincinnati Business Courier

03/19/2020  Cincinnati Business Courier