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The 2016 Annual Conference was a blazing success!

Susan Gee installed as OCRA's 2016-2017 President

The 2016 Annual Conference Recipes for Success was held April 22-24, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North. Nearly 130 reporters, captioners, videographers, and students from not only Ohio, but also Kentucky, Illinois, Colorado, and Alabama, enjoyed a full menu!

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The Buckeye Record - Spring 2016 Special Conference Edition

For a limited time, the Spring 2016 Special Conference Edition of The Buckeye Record is available without logging in. Nonmembers: Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to see what your OCRA is doing for all of Ohio's reporters and captioners.

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Ohio court reporting program makes the news!

Clark State teams up with college for first-of-its-kind program

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In Memory of Timothy M. Schaefer

September 9, 1956 - February 12, 2016

1999-2000 OCRA President Timothy M. Schaefer passed away on February 12, 2016 after a valiant battle with cancer. Tim was the 2001 recipient of the Glenn W. Stiles, Jr. Distinguished Service Award and 2001 Legislative Award.

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Governor Kasich recognizes Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week

President Marie Fresch encourages all Ohio reporters and captioners to share the excitement

February 14-20, 2016 is National Court Reporting and Captioning Week. Ohio Governor Kasich and Lieutenant Governor Taylor have declared the same in the state of Ohio!

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Supreme Court announces availability of technology grants

Update your court with the latest realtime technology!

Stenographic court reporters and captioners are technology and realtime is the only instantaneous speech-to-text method available for courts to utilize in their efficient and effective administration of justice.

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OCRA Events

June 24, 2016

Meet-and-Greet Cruise, Hosted by District D

Goodtime III Happy Hour Cruise

Cleveland, OH

August 26, 2016

OCRA Cardinal Foundation 2016 Golf Outing

14th Golf Outing in OCRA History!

Deer Ridge Golf Club, Bellville, OH

March 24-26, 2017

2017 OCRA Annual Conference

March 24-26, 2017

Embassy Suites Cleveland-Rockside, Independence, OH

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