8:30 PM Jul 25, 2010
A Norwalk man has been indicted in connection with a Dec. 8 sex offense with a 30-year-old female victim. Timothy M. Adkins, 24, of 28 Chatham St., is accused of engaging "in sexual conduct with another who is not his spouse when he coerced the victim to submit by any means that would prevent resistance,' his indictment states. He is further accused of committing the offense when "he knew the victim's ability to appraise the nature of, or control her own conduct, is substantially impaired.'
8:30 PM Jul 25, 2010
WILLARD - A committee appointed by the city manager to look at the possibility of developing a soccer field in Willard has returned with suggestions. Committee members are proposing a multi-use facility, primarily for soccer and youth football, that would have one main field and four practice/youth fields. The facility would have off-street parking, a building housing restrooms and small concession stand, a few bleachers and a small picnic area.
8:30 PM Jul 25, 2010
A rural Plymouth man, considered armed and dangerous when he was missing last week, has been located. The mother of Vernon W. Felty, 31, called the sheriff's office Thursday to say her son had been admitted to MedCentral Health System in Mansfield. Major Greg Englund said the woman didn't indicate if Felty had psychological problems and described her as being "very vague."
8:30 PM Jul 25, 2010
MONROEVILLE - The village's aged sanitary sewer system might need major improvements in the near future to comply with more stringent regulations, council learned Tuesday. "The regulations are only going to get more and more stringent," Water Superintendent Wes Brewer told council. "It's a challenge but we're currently meeting it."
8:30 PM Jul 25, 2010
WILLARD - Council members plan to discuss tonight whether to apply again for a downtown revitalization grant. The city learned last month the state denied its application for $400,000. It would have helped the city to pay for refurbishments to exterior buildings, street signs, streetscape improvements and administrative help to promote downtown.
8:28 PM Jul 25, 2010
Jan. 23, 1927 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 81 years ago:
8:28 PM Jul 25, 2010
Some spring and summer concert announcements are beginning to trickle in. Rush is going back out on tour in support of the May 2007 release "Snakes & Arrows.'
8:28 PM Jul 25, 2010
HIGHWAY PATROL n Darrick L. Siman, 20, of 1081 Delta Road, North Fairfield, hit a deer Tuesday on Greenwich Milan Townline Road.
8:28 PM Jul 25, 2010
An Akron man was sentenced Tuesday to 75 days in jail for a summer incident when his friend was seriously injured after falling off the hood of the defendant's vehicle.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
With the stock market staggering and bond prices dropping, a local banker said long-term investors should be all right if they don't panic. "You don't want to be in for a short period of time," said Scott Scavuzzo, mortgage banker at National City Bank.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
PLYMOUTH - Dr. Jeffery B. Stoller's license to practice was indefinitely suspended, effective Jan. 9, according to the Ohio State Dental Board. He operated his practice at 4 E. Main St. on the village square. Information appeared in the Mansfield News Journal.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
Marchers gather around the Huron County Courthouse in Norwalk on a frigid Sunday afternoon during the annual Huron County Right to Life March. The event started at the St. Paul Convocation Center, then everyone marched to the courthouse for a brief ceremony.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
Norwalk elementary students can start preparing now for annual achievement tests. V. Janice Smith, principal of Pleasant Elementary, said Ohio Reading and Mathematics Achievement Tests don't test a child's intelligence, but test them on how well they have learned the reading and math concepts in Ohio's academic content standards.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
COLLINS - A Western Reserve "classified employee" is the alleged victim who has accused Superintendent Doug Solet of sexual harassment, a school official said this morning. Cheryl Fannin, the school board president for the last two years, said board members received the complaint in early January. She also said "an outside agency" HR On Call from the Cleveland area is handling an investigation on behalf of the board.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
mlboose@norwalkreflector.com The three Norwalk Middle School seventh-graders were enjoying their day off Monday with coffee at Sheri's Coffee House, but all said a day to honor the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. decades before their births was more than just a free day. Bryce Goodwin, 12, said the only two people he likes to study in American history are King and President John F. Kennedy. "Its more than just a day off school," Goodwin said. "He was very important to our country."
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
The defense attorney of a Norwalk man accused of shaking a 10-month-old boy to death wants the charges against his client to be dismissed. K. Ronald Bailey, who represents defendant Jeffrey A. Resor, has accused the state of withholding crucial documents in the case, such as the medical records of the boy, covering three months prior to his birth to "all records of his death and burial preparation."
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
JAN. 22, 1927 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 81 years ago: Norwalk noses out Bellevue in hair-raising contest here Norwalk High School 42, Bellevue High School 40
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 81 years ago: Norwalk noses out Bellevue in hair-raising contest here
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
Consider yourself welcome to register your child for Curtain Call Productions' upcoming musical production of "Oliver Twist.' As far as time goes, there isn't a lot to spare; rehearsal sessions begin the first week of February at the theater group's headquarters, 75 Ontario St., Norwalk.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN - The Edison High School drama club will present Winter Shorts, an evening of one-act plays at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the school. Admission is free.
8:27 PM Jul 25, 2010
Winning can't always be measured by wins and losses. In the case of three Norwalk High School athletes, they are winners no matter what the final score is.