5:50 PM Jul 25, 2010
Kids: Do you have what it takes at the charity stripe? Now's your chance to prove it.
5:50 PM Jul 25, 2010
The 18 voters on North Foster Street aren't the only mistakes in the board of election's computer system. Director Tom Gerrity said this morning that 92 Wooster St. was moved to the 4th Ward and should be in the 1st Ward and 34 James St. was placed in the 3rd Ward and should be in the 2nd Ward.
5:50 PM Jul 25, 2010
City council will vote next week on an ordinance banning any more exterior furnaces from being installed in the city. Then they will take some time to decide what to do with the ones already here. Dale Sheppard, safety/service director, urged council to ultimately ban all exterior furnaces. "Banning these things is the appropriate thing to do because they are nasty devices," he said.
5:50 PM Jul 25, 2010
A Willard man has been released from a Toledo hospital after being injured in a hunting mishap Tuesday morning in Greenfield Township. Floyd Hicks, 41, of 1835 Thomas Road, had been listed in critical condition in the intensive care unit of St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center. However, Hicks had been discharged as of this morning, hospital spokeswoman Jana Zervos said.
5:50 PM Jul 25, 2010
The 7-point buck emerged from a bush and didn't stand a chance. The animal was met with a bullet from the gun of Collins resident Jim Starr, who was hunting Tuesday afternoon with some friends.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
NOV. 28, 1924 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 83 years ago:
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NORWALK - The following people recently were convicted of drunken driving in Norwalk Municipal Court: Susan J. Terlizzi, 44, 5810 U.S. 20, Lot 1, Wakeman. Violation date: Oct. 25. Conviction date: Nov. 14. Sentence: $600 fine, $65 costs, six-month license suspension and five days in jail; defendant shall have limited driving granted only on proof of insurance and occupation from Nov. 14 to April 25; limited driving to include Firelands Counseling & Recovery Services.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Please resist the pressure to consolidate the media and do not allow our press to be further purchased and compromised. There is far too much neo conservative crap out there already; those liars do not need a larger platform.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Nicholas White should be ashamed. He obtained his conceal-cary permit but refuses to join the NRA. The only reason we still have the right to keep firearms is because the NRA is fighting for the gunowner. The NRA is the watchdog over legislation against firearms. The NRA is there fighting for or right to bear arms.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Santa Claus will be in uptown Norwalk in Stan's building next to the Diamond Collection. Santa will appear from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 8 and Dec. 15. Miss Ohio will join Santa on the 15th.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
What would you say to me if I told you that your house payment, your property taxes, your utility bills and all the supplies you've bought to take care of your home are not "expenses" but, rather, they are in reality "income?" Would you think I'm just a bit misguided or would you think even worse?
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror and Christmas right around the corner, here's a helping of some leftovers to enjoy. * * *
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Come help "Light Up Norwalk" Saturday with a special showing on the big screen of the movie "Elf," starring Will Ferrell. The movie is rated PG. All tickets are $1. The movie starts at 3:30 p.m. and gets out in time for you to walk to the park to see the lighting of the tree.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Families facing devastating illness now have a local organization dedicated to helping them cope the Piggyback Foundation. The foundation started with a group of friends who enjoy sitting down to a cup of coffee together. They decided to band together to do more than just drink coffee.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday it will not hear the appeal of the custody case of Michael and Sharon Gravelle. The court gave no reason on its Web site for its decision. In June, the court denied the Clarksfield Township couple's request for a retrial on Huron County Juvenile Court Judge Timothy Cardwell's decision giving permanent custody of the children to the county. The 11 youngsters have been in various foster homes since authorities removed them from the Gravelles' rural Wakeman home in September 2005. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...<>/p>
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
At noon Thursday, Andrew Prutsok, publisher and vice president of the Norwalk Reflector, will share his experiences as a journalist and publisher with the "Meet the Author" followers. Prutsok graduated from West Virginia University with a degree in journalism and has worked for newspapers in different parts of the country before coming to Norwalk. Several of his articles have won prizes at national press conferences. Call (419) 668-6063 for details.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
The Sandusky Choral Society is presenting two Christmas concerts for its 71st season. The first concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Trinity United Methodist Church, 135 Adams Ave., Port Clinton. The second performance will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Grace Episcopal Church, 315 Wayne St., Sandusky.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Norwalk Memorial Home The last two weeks have been busy and very interesting for folks at Norwalk Memorial Home. A celebrity visited residents in the form of a feline friend. Cosmo the cat is a featured star in Dick Goddard's 2008 calendar. Cosmo brought along his owner, Janet Freeman. Janet emphasized what a difference Cosmo has made in the life of others. After meeting this famous cat, residents agreed that this cat was definitely the boss in his household.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Scott Krichbaum was finally declared the winner Monday for the first-ward seat on Norwalk City Council. It was a tight race that bounced between Republican Krichbaum and Democrat Lynn Chapin. She was eight votes ahead on election night, but Krichbaum edged her out by three votes last week when provisional ballots and absentee ballots cast the day before the election were counted.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
Jim Sitterly did it. After Huron County Commissioners voted to raise the real estate conveyance fee from &#036;2 to &#036;3 per thousand last month, Sitterly started a campaign to let voters decide on the increase.
5:45 PM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN Milan Mayor Robert Bickley may have to share the white cowboy hat he's known for with Huron County Engineer Joe Kovach since that department will start fixing erosion on U.S. 250 Wednesday morning. The work will require the temporary closure of the northbound lane from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Traffic will be restricted to one lane during these hours with traffic control in place to allow traffic to move in both directions.