4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Area families have numerous options when it comes to swimming. Norwalk boasts a fine aquatic center with indoor heated therapy and competition pools plus a whirlpool for adults, as well as an outdoor pool featuring a 150-foot spiral water slide. Rec center admission can be purchased daily ($6 for adults and $4 for youngsters and senior citizens) or on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis. Call (419) 663-6775 for more information.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Are you interested in serving on the Huron COC? From June 15 through Aug. 1, farmers and ranchers can nominate eligible peers as candidates for election to the Huron County Farm Service Agency County Committee.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Northside Country Kids The club met June 3 at the Hamerniks. Members voted to sponsor beginning sewing and cooking awards and a quilting trophy for the Huron County Fair.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
N.L. UMC NEW LONDON The New London United Methodist Church will offer an Italian dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. The cost will be $8.50 for adults, with children 15 and younger free.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
JUNE 23, 1934 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 73 years ago:
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Nathan Lambes was named to the Spring Arbor University spring 2007 dean's list. The dean's list recognizes full-time students who have received a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester. Part-time students must receive a 3.5 GPA for the semester and carry a cumulative 3.5 GPA.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Local students earn scholarships Kevin Kaltenbach has received the Larry A. Hart Memorial Scholarship for 2007.
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MUNICIPALITIES Bellevue
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NORWALK The following people were recently convicted of crimes in Norwalk Municipal Court, Judge John Ridge presiding: William C. Dotson, 69, 408 Townline Road 131, Norwalk; dog at large; conviction date: June 18; fine, $25; costs, $45.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
COLUMBUS A recently completed stocking of more than 9,100,000 fish in state waterways by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife will provide anglers with many great fishing opportunities in future years. Fifty-five reservoirs around Ohio each received a share of 7,800,000 fingerling saugeye and more than 1,300,000 fingerling walleye were stocked into an additional 15 lakes. Fish were stocked from mid-May through the first week of June.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
NORWALK The following were the results of health department inspections of Norwalk-area food establishments and schools in May: FOOD
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MILAN A local man was arrested and charged with abduction and assault after an argument with his girlfriend. Travis J. Butler, 20, 24 S. Edison Drive, was arrested Wednesday after his girlfriend reported he had "stomped" her and held her against her will in a bathroom at his residence.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Last year the Ohio Huskie Muskie Club held its Division of Wildlife/media appreciation day at Clear Fork Reservoir, something they've done for the past several years at this fine lake. It was a good day, too, with some fish caught, and plenty of smiles at day's end. It's not surprising that Clear Fork always is the location for this annual event, because this lake southwest of Mansfield is unquestionably one of the finest muskie lakes in Ohio.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
COLUMBUS Hunters wanting to participate in Ohio's fall controlled deer and waterfowl hunts have until July 31 to submit permit applications for a random drawing. Hunters can submit their applications online atwww.wildohio.com. The application fee is $3 per hunt for those who apply online and $5 for those who mail their applications. Application fees are non-refundable. These special hunts are held each fall on selected public areas to provide additional hunting opportunities.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
The following children are registered for class 4 of the Norwalk Police Department's Safety Town this summer. Parents are reminded the dates for this class are Tuesday through Friday. The times are 9 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday and from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN A Gibsonburg woman arrested on suspicion of drunk driving allegedly assaulted a village police officer after being taken into custody. Peggy Moll, 46, was pulled over on U.S. 250 at 1:03 a.m. Friday after allegedly speeding. A Milan police report indicates Moll had the "overwhelming odor of an alcoholic beverage" and failed multiple roadside sobriety tests. During her arrest, Moll reportedly become confrontational, accusing the arresting officer of having "small penis syndrome" and being a "big bad cop."
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
WILLARD POLICE The June 11-17 Willard Police Department blotter had the following highlights:
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
SHELBY Pioneer Students in Spanish I, II, III and IV created, illustrated and wrote an original children's story in Spanish as part of their final assessment for the school year. The completed story with illustrations was assembled and turned into book form by the students in the graphic arts program under the direction of Graphic Arts instructor, Sparkle Todd.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
NEW LONDON The second annual New London Eagles Car Show took place last Saturday on the club grounds on Fir Street. The owners of the 104 entries voted Rick Doughtery from Mansfield first place with this '56 Chevy. Wellington's Bill Watters came in second, also with a '56 Chevy, and John Caugherty from Lucas placed third with his '32 Chevy. Organizer Tim Langford said the raffle for the jukebox donated by Lorain Music brought in $726 and all money raised by the show was given to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. He thanked all the sponsors and helpers that made the show such a success.
4:40 AM Jul 25, 2010
Mayor Sue Lesch issued a proclamation that delcared June 3 to 9 as National Garden Week in the city of Norwalk. The mayor shared this proclamation with members of Norwalk's Town and Country Garden Club at Bresson Park. "Bresson Park is a showplace for Uptown Norwalk, providing a beautiful, restful place for people to gather," the mayor said.
4:35 AM Jul 25, 2010
Summer officially starts today. But parents shouldn't let the calendar dictate when they get their children to start reading. Staff members at the Norwalk Public Library have suggested titles that are appropriate for readers anywhere from 4 years old to teenagers.