5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
June is Home Safety Month, a time for families to learn hands-on ways to protect their children from hidden dangers that lurk in most homes. The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) reminds parents and caregivers to keep their children safe by following some simple tips.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Classy Clovers This club met June 24 at Carrie Hinckley and Rachel Palm's house. Jessica Riley led the club in saying the pledges.
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Catfishing is a favorite sport among local anglers and each summer, dozens, maybe hundreds of them head for rivers and lakes seeking a stringer of prime eating. Most are after channel cats or maybe farm pond bullheads, but did you know Ohio has some huge catfish that will test your gear to the fullest and send you home with arms like wet noodles? They call them flatheads or sometimes shovelheads, and while some fair-size ones live in Charles Mill Lake, southeastern Ohio is the place to seek these trophy fish.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
With the yields being experienced by producers the last couple years, now may be the time to consider adding additional storage. Low interest rate loans for storage facilities are available for producers to build or remodel farm storage facilities for a variety of commodities, including wheat, soybeans and corn.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
N.L. United Methodist NEW LONDON This church at 58 E. Main St. invites local youngsters to Vacation Bible School from 8 to 10:30 a.m. July 16 to 20. Pre-register by July 2 by calling Tiffani Landis at 419-929-3251 or the church at (419) 929-4631.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Evelyn Denise Piscitelli of Norwalk has received the Therese and Alonzo Allen Book Scholarship at Bowling Green State University's Firelands College. She will receive $723 toward her books for the 2007-2008 academic year. This scholarship, established in 2002 by Conrad and Deanna Allen, is available to a full-time under-represented undergraduate who is majoring in business or education. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required, but preference should be given to students with higher GPA if all things are equal among other candidates. Prior recipients are eligible if they reapply and continue to meet all selection criteria.
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Reflector assists cell phone drive Your trash is our treasure.
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Kristin Albright, Ashleigh Lewis and Kayla Pelham, incoming seventh-grade students at Norwalk Middle School, have been accepted into the People to People World Leadership Forum. The girls will join a select group of students in Washington, D.C., on March 24 to 30 to earn high school credit while studying leadership and exploring some of the United States' most prominent monuments and institutions.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Classic Rock 92.1 The Wolf has become Oldies Radio 92.1 The Wolf...Classic Rock and Roll, BAS Broadcasting President Jim Lorenzen and CEO Tom "TK" Klein announced. The new 92.1 The Wolf is a mass-appeal station directed right at the 35- to 64-year-old Baby Boomers and is the only format of its kind in the "quint counties" (Sandusky, Ottawa, Erie, Huron and Seneca) served by the station.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
NEW LONDON A benefit for Calista Cooksey and her family takes place from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Cravin's, 184 N. Main St. Calista, 7, of rural Wakeman, was injured in a March 23 traffic accident that took the life of her father, Michael. Calista has three younger brothers, Caleb, Cai and Carson, who range in age from 5 to 1. The benefit, organized by Calista's fellow Girl Scouts, is for her, her brothers and their mother, Chrystal.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
JUNE 30, 1902 The top stories in The Daily Reflector on this date 105 years ago:
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The following children are registered for Class No. 5 of the Norwalk Police Department's Safety Town this summer. Parents are reminded that the dates for this class are Monday and Tuesday and again Thursday and Friday (no class on Wednesday, the Fourth of July). Monday, Tuesday and Thursday classes are from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Friday's class is from 9 to 11 a.m.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
SANDUSKY Full of the Dickens is bringing back the American Girl Club. The club will meet from 1 to 2 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month, beginning Aug. 14. Those interested can join the club for fun, crafts and more every month. There is no cost to be a member of the Full of the Dickens American Girl Club. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Work will begin on the removal of two underground storage tanks at the Norwalk Foundry on Monday. The project is expected to be completed Tuesday. For resident and worker safety, Carey Place a small street that runs between Newton and North Pleasant streets will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on both days. In addition, power to the street lights on Carey Place will be turned off Monday and will be brought back online at the completion of the tank removal.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
A Willard man currently is in custody at the Huron County Jail on allegations he and a another man assaulted a carnival employee early Friday morning. Authorities are searching for the suspect's accomplice. Joshua D. Bartell, 27, of 3934 Walnut Road, is charged with robbery and felonious assault in connection with the incident about 2:50 a.m. Friday on Thomas Road. He also is being held in custody on three contempt of court warrants.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
NORWALK The following cases recently went through Huron County Common Pleas Court: Divorces Heather Renee Robinson, 3080 Willoughby Road, Willard, vs. Brandon Lee Robinson, in care of 381 Monroe St., Monroeville; Heather Renee restored to former name of Hicks. Clarence L. Wilson, 207 Woodbine St., Willard, vs. Teresa D. Wilson, Wadena Sakatchewan, Canada.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Local Girl Scouts will participate in Wednesday's Fourth of July parade. Girls will gather at 10 a.m. in front of Main Street School. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Three local post offices can process passport applications, assisting residents who want to travel internationally. "The postal service offers convenient locations and hours for customers to apply for passports. Many of our offices offer passport processing on Saturdays, photo services, generally by appointments," said Randall Groves, postmaster in Monroeville one of the three local sites. The post offices in Norwalk and Sandusky are the other two locations.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
COLUMBUS Kids can fish free on selected Lake Erie fishing charters in the Port Clinton area from Aug. 13 through Aug. 17, as part of a program sponsored by the Lake Erie Charter Boat Association (LECBA). During "Kids Fish Free" week, adults booking a charter through the association hotline (800) 287-1020 can bring one youth, age 17 or under, at no charge for each paying adult.
5:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
A Norwalk man accused of stabbing a co-worker must post a $100,000 bond before being released from the Huron County Jail. Victor Macias-Aguirre, 29, of 66 Cline St., has been in custody since shortly after the East Ohio 61 incident, reported to the Huron County Sheriff's Office at 8:39 a.m. Thursday. If convicted of felonious assault, the suspect faces two to eight years in prison and $15,000 fine.