11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
Megan DeMaria, the 5-year-old daughter of Joseph and Susan DeMaria of Norwalk, recently gave a special gift when she donated her hair to "Wigs for Kids.'
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
The runner-up in the bid to replace the outgoing Norwalk law director landed a nice consolation prize - assistant law director. Norwalk's current Assistant Law Director - and soon-to-be law director - Stuart O'Hara announced Doug Clifford would be his replacement.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
Huron County Sheriff's Major Greg Englund promises the county special response team takes each school bomb scare very seriously. "We don't take any bomb threat for granted,' he said.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
Two male Norwalk High School students are accused of pulling a fire alarm Tuesday afternoon and then fleeing the school that was evacuated for about 10 minutes. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
WILLARD - Authorities are encouraging residents in New Haven and Richmond townships to report suspicious activity because of three vehicles stolen this month. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
The former county human services building has a new owner - again. The building was sold Monday at a sheriff's auction for $95,000 to Milieu LLC out of Asheville, N.C.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
The following information came from a Willard city council meeting Monday: The city will be conducting routine hydrant flushing inside and outside the city from Tuesday through April 26. The purpose is to clear the lines of any built-up sediment. All water service customers should not wash clothes during times of flushing.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
HIGHWAY PATROL Adam L. Oney, 17, of 4819 Ohio 18, Wakeman, was charged with failure to maintain assured clear distance Monday after he hit the rear of the vehicle driven by Paul V. Ebinger, 72, of 6406 Mason Road, Berlin Heights, at the intersection of Ohio 601 and Gibbs Road. Ebinger's passenger and relative, Thelma, 69, was not transported for possible injuries.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
The staff of the Norwalk Public Library would appreciate people calling or signing up at the library to receive tickets for former Sen. Dick Schafrath's speech and book signing. Those registered will be eligible to win a copy of his new book, "Heart of a Mule: The Dick Schafrath Stories," which he will sell and autograph after the program. It is being sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
Lt. Col. Marianne Bishop retired from the Air Force Reserve Dec. 31, 2006 after 22 years of combined active and reserve duty. She served from September 1984 until December 2006, during which she worked as a mental health nurse working in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Her first duty platoon was Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, followed by Clark Air Base, Republic of Philippines, Weisbaden Air Base, Germany; Lakenheath, England, Seymore Johnson Air Base, North Carolina and finally Wright Patterson in Dayton.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
Local barbecue MONROEVILLE The Huron River Joint Fire District chicken barbecue will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday. Eat in and carry out is available. The menu includes half chicken dinner with dessert for $7.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
NORWALK - Construction on the $4 million track expansion project at Summit Motorsports Park is on schedule, according to Bill Bader, Jr., president of the facility. The Bader family will unveil its new facility formerly Norwalk Raceway Park at Saturday's season opener. Coupons for free tickets to Saturday's event will be available in the Thursday and Friday editions of the Norwalk Reflector.
11:10 PM Jul 24, 2010
The woman who alleged she was denied multiple promotions because of sexual discrimination at the department of job and family services has sued the agency and its outgoing director. Nichole Baker, who began as a file clerk at the Huron County Department of Job and Family Services (HCDJFS) Jan. 12, 2004, filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the department, the Huron County Commissioners, department director Erich Dumbeck and human resources administrator Bonnie Richards. Baker claims she was passed over for five promotions and has suffered discrimination at work because of "Dumbeck's infatuation with her," according to the complaint.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
Incorrect information appeared in Monday's edition of the Norwalk Reflector. Jeffrey A. Resor, 26, of 33 Bouscay Ave., is not the father of Donavan Lykins.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
APRIL 17, 1943 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector-Herald on this date 64 years ago:
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
I have often been told by one of my mentors, regarding achieving different outcomes to old problems or situations, that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over while expecting different results. I became very concerned after the work session on random drug testing in Norwalk Local Schools that took place April 4. Some of the committee members are not completely sold on the program, and they are entitled to their opinion. My main concern, however, is that no new ideas or strategies were presented.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
Nobody ever said it was easy being a parent. You do the best you can raising your children, from the minute they are born until the day they leave your house to be on their own.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
Huron County's drug problem must be fixed. People like Stephanie Broz deserve our thanks for bringing this issue to the forefront of our public debate. We have no doubt that as a result of her and others' efforts, the way the Norwalk schools address the issue of drug abuse is about to improve substantially.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
NEW LONDON Treasurer Gina Blackman gave the board of education Monday the good news that as of March 31, school revenue was up 4 percent and expenses were down almost 1 percent. She cautioned, however, money soon will be needed for major expenditures on supplies and equipment.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
GREEN SPRINGS May 4 is the date of The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs (OAGC) Region 6 Spring Regional Meeting, The Garden Gate, at VFW Hall, 5912 County Road 44 (corner of Ohio 19 and Ohio 778), with Seneca County Garden Clubs hosting. OAGC Region 6 comprises clubs in Ottawa, Seneca, Sandusky, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties. The event includes a morning coffee hour, a spring flower show, door prizes, raffles (under the direction of Rose Perry, Monroeville, Region 6 Ways and Means Chair), sales tables of garden related items, plants, books, a catered lunch and two speakers.
11:05 PM Jul 24, 2010
MONROEVILLE PD Clifford E. Cannon II, 50, of 40 Parsons St., was charged with failure to yield the right of way from a private driveway in the April 9 collision with the vehicle driven by Angela J. Cherry, 35, of 1263 Peru Olena Road, near a U.S. 20 business.