4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Veterans dinner SHILOH A Veterans Day dinner will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at American Legion Post 503 on Main Street in Shiloh. The dinner will be free for any veterans as an appreciated for their service to this country. The event is being co-sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Unit 503 and Sons of the American Legion Squadron 503.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
The Wakeman Eagles Auxiliary Aerie 4354 raised $3,000 for the Fisher-Titus Mammography Fund during its sixth annual "Poker Run, Walk or Ride" in October. To raise the money, women, men and children walked, ran and rode a 2.5-mile trip, enjoying stops for games and refreshments at the homes of five auxiliary members. Seventy-seven walkers made the circuit on what turned out to be a very warm, 90 degree day.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN - Village voters re-elected Arthur Dickman and David Jenkins to council in Tuesday's general election. The unofficial Huron County results showed Dickman with 42 percent of the votes, Jenkins with a little more than 43 percent and Barkhimer nearly 15 percent.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
A familiar name was back on the Huron County ballot Tuesday. Terry Boose was elected Norwalk Township fiscal officer.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Jodi R. Harris and Donald Gurney were elected to the Berlin-Milan board of education in Tuesday's general election. Harris, an incumbent, was the leading vote-getter, while Gurney edged James Brown for the second seat.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Wheeler Sheet Metal and the late Don Wheeler were honored by Norwalk Catholic School with the 15th annual Tradition of Service award at the this morning's Business & Professional Breakfast. "He was hardworking, dedicated and fun loving," said Jim Wasiniak before presenting framed pictures and the award to Delores Wheeler.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
The Norwalk library and aquatic center came away victorious with their ballot issues in Tuesday's general election. Voters also smiled on the Monroeville school district. Monroeville's village wasn't as fortunate. Neither was the Huron County General Health District.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Does Lynn Chapin live in the first ward? The Huron County Board of Elections is investigating the computer system that divides the city into wards after a citizen questioned Chapin's residency.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN - Residents overwhelmingly re-elected Robert C. Bickley as mayor Tuesday. He defeated challenger Annie Downing by a 70 to 30 percent margin in Huron County, and a 72 to 27 percent margin in Erie County. "I'm happy with the support and I'll continue to serve like I have for the last four years,' said Bickley, who's been mayor for 28 years.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
The Plymouth-Shiloh Local School District won't have to worry about its funding taking a hit. Huron County voters in two precincts voted 83 percent to 17 percent against repealing the 1-percent income tax approved in 1991. In Richland County, 496 people (or 60 percent) voted against, versus 332 voters (or 40 percent) voting for the repeal. That tax is worth $700,000.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Several new faces will be in township meetings as four challengers won positions and five incumbents retained their seats in challenged races. Eight of Huron County's 19 townships saw contested races for trustee and/or fiscal officer in Tuesday's general election.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
MONROEVILLE - Voters narrowly re-elected Bonnie Beck as village clerk-treasurer Tuesday by a roughly 51 to 48 percent margin. Beck received 158 votes to Reer's 151. "I hope to continue serving the village of Monroeville for the next four years,' said Beck, who will now start her second four-year term. She also served as assistant clerk and office assistant for seven years.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Norwalk's Board of Education should have a master plan detailing building renovations or new construction recommended by the state in May. Once the master plan is complete, the district can decide if it is worth it to the district to complete all the renovations and construction suggested by the state to receive state funds for the project.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Tuesday night's vote count gave Lynn Chapin an eight-vote edge over Scott Krichbaum for Norwalk City Council's fourth ward seat, but he's not conceding until provisional votes are counted in 10 days. "It's too close right now to concede,' Krichbaum said. "There is still a possibility.'
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
The Huron County Board of Elections is investigating the computer system that divides the city into wards after a citizen questioned Lynn Chapin's residency in the first ward. Chapin is eight votes ahead of Scott Krichbaum in the first-ward race, but 16 absentee ballots cast Monday and an undetermined number of provisional ballots have not yet been tallied. The board will not release final vote counts until the provisional ballots have been certified by Nov. 16.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
BEREA - A former Wakeman reserve police officer faces a 30-day suspended jail sentence if he violates his probation for two counts of public indecency. Daniel J. Deusenberry, 26, of Strongsville, was sentenced to three years of probation and fined $150 on each charge Wednesday morning in Berea Municipal Court. Judge Mark Comstock ruled the defendant could serve a five-day sentence in the Strongsville Police Department jail or do 50 hours of community service, said a probation officer who declined to be identified.
4:10 PM Jul 25, 2010
Melodie Adelman and Robin Reed were re-elected to the Monroeville board of education in Tuesday's general election. Adelman garnered 541 voted in Huron County, while Reed had 482 and Valerie Ball collected 381.
4:05 PM Jul 25, 2010
NOV. 7, 1929 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 78 years ago:
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SANDUSKY Pity poor Joe. People accuse him of standing idly by while tragedies occur, as though he could care less about the victims.
4:05 PM Jul 25, 2010
MILAN The Edison High School Drama Club is set to perform "Done to Death," about five mystery writers struggling to create a television mystery series. Curtain times and dates are 7:30 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday at the Edison High School Auditorium.
4:05 PM Jul 25, 2010
"America's Finest Singing Machine" will open Towne & Country Players 42nd season at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center. The Bowling Green State University's Men's Chorus will present a 20-minute patriotic musical package, along with comedy, pop and traditional show material.