9:20 AM Jul 25, 2010
MONROEVILLE The Monroeville Police Department has "a couple people of interest" in connection with the investigation of the break-in at Cold as Ice Slide Thru early Friday morning. "No arrests have been made as of yet," Sgt. Frank Gleason said. "It's still under investigation."
9:20 AM Jul 25, 2010
NEW YORK CITY The full list of nominees has been announced for the fifth annual Relly Awards, "Live with Regis and Kelly's" gala awards show airing Sept. 21. Production executive Art Moore leads the pack with a total of four nominations. Of the celebrity contenders, actors Wilmer Valderrama and Neil Patrick Harris received the most, scoring two nominations each. Nominated in the favorite real person: male category is Bob Spettle of Norwalk. Spettle and his wife. Jeannie, were invited to watch the show this summer when he was spotted standing on the street in the pouring rain.
9:20 AM Jul 25, 2010
Willard High School senior Nathan Benich fulfilled a dream Friday night when he won the 2007 Showman of Showmen contest. "It's always been one of my dreams to do it," said the second-year participant. "It's all come together and made me happy.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
AUG. 17, 1925 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 82 years ago:
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
The Huron County Fair made a major decision last year when it decided to scrap harness racing a longtime favorite at the annual summertime event. But like everything else, times have changed. As interest in racing dwindled, talk of scrapping the event got louder. It earned a reprieve last year, but this winter by a vote of the fair directors it was put out to pasture for good.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Fanny Farmer picnic slated for Aug. 25 MONROEVILLE The 11th annual Fanny Farmer picnic will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 25 (rain or shine) at Marsh Field in Monroeville.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Some may question the value of being a Main Street Community, but many others realize that it's an important distinction when marketing a community. Case in point: the phone rang in the Main Street Norwalk office, and on the line was a local official from a nearby northern Ohio community. The person already knew that Norwalk was a Main Street Community. He is working toward starting the program for his own town because he believes it will elevate his town's status. A similar call came in, but this time it was a business looking to relocate. It didn't matter to them if we referred to our central business district as uptown, downtown, or anything in-between because the business was only interested in investing in a Main Street Community. Recently, visitors from the city of Salem returned to Norwalk to deliver their "First Impressions" report that cited their gut reactions to Norwalk. One key aspect from that report was that the visitors recognized Norwalk as a Main Street Community after spending only a short time here.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Victory Baptist Church will have a Mess fest for all children preschool to sixth grade from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Children should wear old clothes. Also, the church will be having pre-registration for the TEAMKID program, which is held from 6 to 8 p.m. each Wednesday beginning Sept. 26.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Bellevue High School freshman Megan Hunker has kidney disease, and will require a transplant at some point. She's on medication and has been in the hospital a countless number of days since she was diagnosed last July. There's at least some good news: She was able to sell her Grand Champion Boer Goat for $500 Thursday at the Huron County Fair's Small Livestock, to help pay her medical expenses.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
The St. Paul Episcopal Church, 87 W. Main St., in Norwalk, is holding an open-air market from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. Everyone is invited and entertainment will be provided by Scott Brutsche at 10 a.m. and Aaron Krause at 11 a.m. A regular vendor, Charleen Peterson, won three ribbons this week for her baking at the Huron County Fair.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
HIGHWAY PATROL Shannon B. Crouch, 32, of Tiffin, was cited for operating a vehicle without reasonable control Wednesday on Ohio 162 after her vehicle exited the roadway and struck a culvert and utility pole. She was transported to Fisher-Titus Medical Center by North Central EMS.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
NORTH FAIRFIELD - The North Fairfield Firelands Historical Association invites everyone interested in local history and nostalgia to its program on Aug. 23.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
If you've always wanted an "average Joe" to run for president, your wish has been granted. Cleveland resident Joe Schriner literally an "average Joe" is running to succeed President Bush.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Plymouth resident Janet L. Jones was sentenced this afternoon to three years in prison for scamming area elderly people.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Norwalkreflector.com presents video clips containing the sights and sounds of the Huron County Fair.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Fair week is the unofficial start of another season campaigning for November elections. Steve Linder, first-time candidate for Norwalk school board, is taking advantage of the crowds at the fair by showing up as often as possible in his campaign shirt to earn name recognition.
9:15 AM Jul 25, 2010
Three young men crashed their ATVs Thursday night at the races held at the Huron County Fair and one was flown by helicopter later from Fisher-Titus Medical Center. Nick Mott was treated at Fisher-Titus and then transferred. Nick Gates was admitted and is in good condition at the local hospital and Jared Wilhelm was treated and released from FTMC.
9:10 AM Jul 25, 2010
AUG. 16, 1925 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 82 years ago:
9:10 AM Jul 25, 2010
What was that movie I watched Tuesday evening? Oh yeah, it was "Hot Fuzz" and it was a riot.
9:10 AM Jul 25, 2010
CLEVELAND - So you think you can see your favorite dancing stars perform live? No need to think.
9:10 AM Jul 25, 2010
SANDUSKY - The Sandusky Choral Society is getting ready to start rehearsals for their 71st season. The Society was founded in 1936 and gives two Christmas concerts and two concerts in the spring. Under the direction of William Kraus, the Society is open to anyone who enjoys singing and being a part of good choral music presentation.