4:15 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.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
The Bader Family has always prided itself in customer service and taking care of the little guy. Just ask all of the people who line up to buy a pound of ice cream for a buck. Whoever came up with that idea should stand up and take a bow. That one single promotion is a trademark of the local racetrack. And it just goes to prove it doesn't take much to make a good impression. Charge people 50 bucks to get in the gate then give them a pound of ice cream for a buck to make them happy.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
MILAN - Students and parents in the Berlin-Milan Local School District got a reprieve Wednesday night. Sort of.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
MONROEVILLE - Fifty-four seniors said an emotional goodbye to Monroeville High School at Sunday afternoon's graduation ceremony. (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
Some of the 24 graduates who walked across the stage at Norwalk High School Saturday had to wait a few years, but the smiles, tears and applause from family and friends at the G.E.D. graduation were just as welcome. (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
Norwalk High School may have graduated 161 seniors Sunday, but two people specifically got standing ovations from students, family, friends and spectators. (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
Norwalk resident Heidi Lacy knew son was going to be featured in an issue of "Jr. Dragster" magazine. She didn't expect her son's car, which bears his name, to appear on the cover.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
MILAN - The focus was all on the students as 121 graduated from Edison High School Sunday in the gymnasium packed with family and friends. (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
Here are links to the graduation stories and video links from the six commencement ceremonies held last weekend: Edison (Edison sends off 121 graduates)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
WAKEMAN - Police have removed a 3-year-girl from her mother's custody after officers reported seeing a suspected cigarette burn and a head injury on her. An anonymous caller contacted the Wakeman Police Department after midnight June 17, requesting an officer check on the well-being of the child. Chief Tim Hunker said the officer responded to the Pearl Street home, but didn't notice anything out of the ordinary at the time.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
Norwalk Public Library Executive Director Martin Haffey said he anticipates support from library backers in the wake of the governor's proposal to slash library funding. "The Friends of the Library are going to get behind us and start calling people," Haffey said. "They're going to be getting on the horn because we only have a limited amount of time here to sway the legislature before they vote."
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
A Huron County grand jury indicted two New Mexico men Friday in connection with flying more than 20,000 grams of marijuana into the Huron County Airport last week. The pilot, Ryan C. Thomas, and his passenger, Greg J. Baca, both 47, of Albuquerque, have been in custody at the Huron County Jail since June 17. Both men are charged with possession of marijuana, a third-degree felony punishable by one to five years in prison and a $10,000 maximum fine.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
NEW LONDON - Eighty-seven seniors crossed the stage to become graduates of New London High School Sunday in what class vice president Casey Wyckoff during the invocation called "this huge milestone in our lives." (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
It's crunch time for Ohio's state officials. With less than a week to go, Ohio's General Assembly, along with Gov. Ted Strickland, must find a way to balance the state budget.
4:15 AM Jul 26, 2010
WILLARD - Alison Doughty knows the value of a dollar. She learned that value, in part, from her grandmother, who boils dirty dishwater. (EDITOR'S NOTE - More pictures of this graduation ceremony can be found at ReflectorCam 2.0. Click here to view them.)
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
Hola! I am back from Ecuador, and I don't know where to start telling you about this incredible trip. Earlier this month, my older son, daughter and I visited my younger daughter, Martha, who has spent the past year teaching English in a small village called Vilcabamba, located in a valley in the Andes Mountains.
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
jcenters@norwalkreflector.com The week-long Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure (GOBA) will roll into its final destination today as riders return to the Huron County Fairgrounds to wrap up their week-long journey. Riders took off Sunday from the fairgrounds and made their way around Northwest Ohio. Norwalk resident William Kenny, 21, talked about this week during a lunch break Friday afternoon in Fostoria.
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
jcenters@norwalkreflector.com The Bader Family has always prided itself in customer service and taking care of the little guy. Just ask all of the people who line up to buy a pound of ice cream for a buck. Whoever came up with that idea should stand up and take a bow. That one single promotion is a trademark of the local racetrack. And it just goes to prove it doesn't take much to make a good impression. Charge a guy 50 bucks to get in the gate then give him a pound of ice cream for a buck to make him happy. You figure it out.
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
The following children are registered for Class 5 of the Norwalk Police Department's Safety Town this summer. Parents are reminded that the dates are June 30 to July 3. The classes are held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday. Safety Town is being held in the cafeteria at the Main Street School located at 80 E. Main St. This is the final class of Safety Town this summer. This is the 43rd year for Safety Town. Safety Town is sponsored by the Norwalk Rotary Club. Safety Town Class 5, June 30 to July 3: Allie Steffani; Tyson Reineck; Franklin Lowery; Ian Minor; Natalie Kwasny-Jackson; Jaselynn Legg; Jose Lopez; Aimee Lopez; Quentin Corimes; Iyanna Harvey; Lily Smith; Nathan Silcox; Makenzie Bash; Caden Fyffe; Brayden Dove; Joseph Jordon IV; Griffin Peiples; Nicholas Delacruz; Seth Bentley; Kira Appeman; Luke Meyer; Zachary Meyer; Amelia Rospert; Harlee Genovesi; Rebecca Keele; Charles Missler; Riley Meyer; Blayke Wright.
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
MONROEVILLE - Making less do more. That's what Monroeville Local Schools Superintendent David Stubblebine is doing these days. The school is facing a $200,000 deficit next year, and that's with $300,000 already in cuts.
4:13 AM Jul 26, 2010
NEW LONDON - In custody one minute, gone the next. The Huron County Sheriff's Office continues its search for a male suspect in his mid- to late 40s who escaped from a sheriff's cruiser Tuesday night.