11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
Two 14-year-old Norwalk High School students have been formally charged in connection with pulling a fire alarm Tuesday afternoon. The two boys, from Grand Avenue and Bouscay Avenue, each are charged with one count of inducing panic. Witnesses told authorities they saw the suspects fleeing the school and running north through the soccer field after reportedly tripping the alarm near the gymnasium doors. Officials evacuated the school for about 10 minutes. NHS Assistant Principal Brad Cooley checked the school, but didn't find any signs of a fire.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
The following nine people were indicted by a Huron County Grand Jury Friday: Jeffrey A. Resor, 26, 33E B 33 E Bouscay Ave., one count murder, one count involuntary manslaughter, one count child endangering. (See story on Page A-1) Daniel W. Jackson Jr., 28, 2611 Pioneer Trail, No. 206, Sandusky, one count assault. Russell Korth, 49, 16 A Ontario St., Norwalk, one count receiving stolen property.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
Puzzles recalled Small World of Culver City, Calif. is recalling "Sounds on the Farm" puzzle and "Sounds on the Go" puzzle sold nationwide until February 2007. The knobs on the recalled puzzle pieces can come off, posing a choking hazard. The recalled involves two separate wooden-knobbed puzzles that make sounds. "Sounds on the Farm" and "Sounds on the Go" puzzles were sold under the Puzzibilities and Ryan's Room brands. "Sounds on the Farm" or "Sounds on the Go" is printed on the top left of the puzzle boards. "2003 Small World Toys" and the number 24101 or 24102 are printed at the bottom of the puzzles boards.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
AVERY EHOVE Public Safety presents Heavy 101 Rescue today at the Huron County Fairgrounds. Training schedule will be: 8 to 9 a.m. registration with coffee and doughnuts; 9 to 10 a.m. classroom briefing;
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
WILLARD POLICE The April 9-11 Willard Police Department blotter had the following highlights: April 9 A West Walton Avenue resident accused a male juvenile suspect of using a stolen check. The boy was arrested and charged with using a stolen check he found in a garbage can.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
Benefit pancake breakfast A benefit pancake breakfast will be held from 9 a.m. until noon Sunday in Reynolds Hall at the Norwalk Catholic School Early Childhood Center. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds will go to the building project to expand the home of Ray and Deb Lucal. Their sons, Nathan and Matt Lucal, are both permanently confined to wheelchairs because of a form of Muscular Dystrophy, Many handicap improvements are needed in their home to meet their changing needs.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
The Norwalk man accused of murdering his girlfriend's 10-month-old son "has a history of domestic violence and aggravated menacing," authorities said. Jeffrey A. Resor, 26, of 33 E Bouscay Ave., was indicted Friday on one count of murder, one count of involuntary manslaughter and one count of child endangering.
11:25 PM Jul 24, 2010
Norwalk finished its week off in fine style with a 5-0 decision over Galion for a Northern Ohio League tennis win. The Truckers moved to 7-3 overall, 6-0 in the league with three wins this week.
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Week of April 23 to April 27 (All meals served with milk)
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TIFFIN Three students from Monroeville High School participated at Science Scholarship Day at Heidelberg College. Kelly Morman recieved a superior rating for her project on the amount of Vitamin C in orange juice.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
Beginning April 30 until May 4, students in the Norwalk City School District and across the state of Ohio will be taking the Ohio Achievement Tests. It is important that all students be in attendance during this week. Please refrain from taking your child out of school or planning a family vacation during this time. Tests will be given to students in grades three through eight.
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NORWALK CATHOLIC Fourth Grade First honors, Julianna Pabst, Andrea Malfara.
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MILAN A Milan man is serving a 10-day jail sentence after being arrested late Thursday night after he pulled into his own driveway. Jeremy F. Meade, 33, of 53 Bond St., was arrested on a Norwalk Municipal Court warrant and charged with contempt of court for failing to show proof of counseling. Milan Police Sgt. Bob Meister made the arrest about 11 p.m.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
APRIL 20, 1961 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector on this date 46 years ago:
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About 30 years ago an area newspaper (perhaps it was the Reflector) did a series of stories on the towns and villages around Huron County. A critical spokesman in Greenwich commented that the town hadn't changed much through the years and he wouldn't be surprised to see a cowboy come riding down Main Street. Needless to say, this inflamed some of the village leaders, but they might have thought they really were in a western town during a 1915 incident. Dr. Thurman Ray Laughbaum, of Bucyrus, graduated from the Ohio State University school of medicine and came to Greenwich to practice. Previous to this he had been in Hayesville in Ashland County for a time.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
In some towns a mayor is simply a ceremonial position someone to throw out candy during the Fourth of July parade. In other villages, the mayor helps craft policies and serves as an administrator, working with departments, writing legislation and crafting a budget. And in some towns the mayor is the law.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
A portion of the 2006-2007 Project Leadership Class has chosen to take on the task of discovering what kids are really doing in respect to drugs, sex and the Internet and provide education to parents on how to deal with these difficult subjects. Do you want to know what seventh through 12th graders are actually doing in regards to drugs, sex and the Internet? Do you want to know how their answers differ from the views of parents?
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
DAYTON Authorities arrested a convicted water softener scammer Wednesday who failed to come to his Huron County sentencing hearing about seven months ago. Ryan P. McKinley, 31, of Mansfield, currently is in custody at the Montgomery County Jail. A corrections officer said the Miami Township Police Department booked him into the jail about 1:30 p.m. on charges from Richland and Huron counties.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
The Norwalk Jaycees will host three tournaments simultaneously Saturday at the Bronson Conservation Club in Norwalk. A No Limit Texas Hold 'em with a $60 buy-in ($20 of which goes to charity), no add-ons or rebuys will be held downstairs. There is a 104-player limit and side games are possible.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
An Adams Street resident extinguished a fire in her bathroom after a lit candle tipped into a small trash can Thursday night. The fire was out by the time eight Norwalk firefighters arrived at 11:33 p.m. at 16B Adams St. home which was filled with smoke, Capt. Tom Frey said in his report. Authorities told the woman to leave the premises until the fire department arrived.
11:20 PM Jul 24, 2010
GREENWICH David Arp knew the back of the dry bulk carrier he was driving was stuck as soon as he felt two of the passenger-side tandem wheels go into in the Edwards Road ditch. "I was heading down the other side of Willard," the Bellevue man said about what led to the Fairfield Township mishap.