Effort to have Wilson named official state football intercepted

Lawmakers decline to name official football

By MARC KOVAC C-N Capital Bureau Published:

COLUMBUS -- Ohio has an official state flower (red carnation), bird (cardinal), reptile (black racer), insect (ladybug) and fossil (Isotelus, a kind of trilobite).

There's also the official gemstone (flint), fruit (tomato), native fruit (pawpaw),...