4:22 AM Jul 26, 2010
NAME: Jeremy S. Mullins AGE: 22
4:22 AM Jul 26, 2010
As Huron County enters the second half of 2009, the county commissioners continue to hold down the budget fort. "Our main concern still is budget and buildings," Commissioner Mike Adelman said.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
They packed their entire lives in a moving van, boarded a plane, and just like that, they were gone. Joe and Mary Geoghan have been residents of Colorado Springs, Colo., for a little more than a week. After spending the last 57 years in Norwalk, the two decided it was time to spend the rest of their lives with their children.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
A Columbus woman who claimed she was afraid of police refused to stop for a state trooper this weekend. "She didn't pull over for 2 1/2 miles," Norwalk Assistant Law Director T. Douglas Clifford said.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
Police have forwarded a report about "deplorable living conditions" on West Main Street to the Huron County General Health District and Huron County Adult Services. At 11:14 a.m. Friday, a Time Warner Cable employee who was working at 82 W. Main St. requested an officer check on the well-being of the 78-year-old female resident because of the odor, Norwalk Police Sgt. Mike Conney said.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
Huron County Sheriff's Deputy Korey Kaufman got more than he bargained for when he served a warrant over the weekend. Amanda Dixon, 28, of 185 W. Main St., jumped on the deputy's back as her boyfriend, Christopher M. Eads, was being escorted to a police cruiser, Maj. Greg Englund said. Kaufman had gone to Dixon's apartment about 11:30 a.m. Friday to serve a child support warrant on Eads, 37, of Columbus.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
COLLINS - Disaster was avoided during a house fire Saturday night. The Townsend Township Volunteer Fire Department had the blaze at 3825 Hartland Center Road under control in about 15 minutes. The 13 firefighters were on scene about an hour.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
What to do about the Huron County Courthouse clock? It may seem like a small item on the Huron County commissioners' agenda, but it's one residents have shown interest in.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
Norwalk city council will likely vote on a resolution at this evening's meeting that will authorize city officials to apply for a grant for the construction of a new fire station. "The discussion we had last week appears to be favorable," Councilman Chris Mushett said when asked how he thought the vote would go. Mushett said he's in favor of the new station if the city can obtain the stimulus funds for construction.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
Thousands of people were out Saturday morning to enjoy the Norwalk Lions Club's 39th annual Fourth of July parade. Mother Nature appeared to be the big winner as she delivered temperatures in the lower 70s.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
OLMSTED TOWNSHIP - Jill Miller could have screamed. The daughter of Dr. and Mrs. James G. Ryder could have tried to break away from the man's grasp on her arm and run as fast as she could.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
NEW LONDON - To twirl or not to twirl that has been the question in New London for the last few months. And although the school board made a decision not to get involved in the issue, the controversy continues.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
BELLEVUE - Auxter Funeral Homes has been selected to become an exclusive, certified Veterans & Family Memorial Care Provider for Bellevue and Clyde. Owners Dean and Melinda Auxter made the announcement.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
This is a story of brotherly love, but it needs a little introduction. "Click! Clack! Moo! Cows That Type" was the title of a book I read to a second grade class during the "Right To Read" week at Maplehurst Elementary last year.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
cashby@norwalkreflector.com July 4 wasn't the typical patriotic summer holiday 40 years ago. Instead of watching a parade and grilling outdoors, area residents were pumping out basements because of flooding. "I was attending a picnic at my father-in-law's on East Main Street," recalled lifelong Norwalk resident Don Hohler. "We didn't even get it started."
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
WILLARD - A Plymouth man is accused of threatening to shoot and kill police and residents during an incident at a Willard bar Sunday morning. Roger D. Robinson, 39, of 5157 Ladow Road, "was a patron at The Victory Inn and started threatening to shoot people," Norwalk Assistant Law Director T. Douglas Clifford said. "There was no indication he had a firearm on him."
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
WASHINGTON (MCT) - A few months into the federal government's attempt to stimulate the economy, with unemployment at a 26-year-high of 9.5 percent in June, Vice President Joe Biden, the Obama administration's point-man on the stimulus program, allows that they "misread' the severity of the problem.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (MCT) - An FBI spokesman took the unusual step Sunday of declaring that Gov. Sarah Palin is not under investigation, an announcement prompted by rumors to the contrary on many Web sites.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
Norwalk Police Chief Kevin Cashen will be retiring in mid-August. After 25 years in law enforcement, Cashen will be starting a full-time position as a Tiffin University instructor of criminal justice and security on Aug. 17. He earned a master of arts in security studies from the Naval Postgraduate School in 2006 and master of criminal justice from the University of Alabama in 1990.
4:21 AM Jul 26, 2010
A "Tree City' with no trees? Norwalk will have to eliminate more than 40 trees, which have either expired or are on the brink of death, city safety service director Dale Sheppard said.
4:20 AM Jul 26, 2010
CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Cavaliers will hold auditions for the 2009-2010 Cavalier Girls and Scream Team this month. The two popular dance teams are an integral part of the high-energy game entertainment repertoire that gives the Cavaliers a true home court advantage at Quicken Loans Arena. Each team performs and entertains fans with their special style and choreography at all Cavs home games during the season. The teams also participate in corporate, community and charity activities throughout the year.