10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
Rumors have been circulating for several years about a sex scandal at the Plymouth-Shiloh schools. A janitor supposedly walked in on an administrator and a teacher in flagrante delicto in December of 2004. Two years later, the board was presented evidence that convinced them to start a formal investigation, according to Superintendent James Metcalf.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
The salon at 369 S. Norwalk Road closed last week as Adam and Eve Style Salon. It is open for business once again, though it is now called Jems Hair and Nail Salon. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
A 17-year-old Milan Avenue boy was convicted of an amended heroin-related felony during a hearing Monday in Huron County Juvenile Court. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
Norwalk Police Capt. Dave Light, while taking a class at the FBI National Academy, sat beside a man from Chad, Africa who had sustained an elephant-related injury. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
CLARKSFIELD - The state Highway Patrol and a sheriff's deputy were dispatched to a rollover accident this morning at the intersection of Ohio 60 and Ferry Road. A sheriff's dispatcher sent an ambulance and the New London Volunteer Fire Department after receiving a 9-1-1 call at 6:43 a.m. The patrol dispatched a trooper about five minutes later.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
Gregg Kromer, of Norwalk, won the Reflector's annual Sweet Sixteen contest by picking Florida to win Monday night's national championship game. Kromer, a supervisor at CertainTeed in Avery, said he was rooting for Ohio State to win, but after Florida's 84-75 victory admitted the $500 in Chamber cash was a nice consolation prize.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
The Huron County Commissioners moved closer to completing two projects the board has been looking at for some time. Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
Main Street School students will team with prominent community members at 2 p.m. Thursday to compete in a takeoff of the popular Fox television program "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader." Read the rest of this story in Today's Reflector...
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
NORWALK FIRE Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 11:31 a.m. Tuesday at 1 E. Main St. Returned to station at 11:46.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
The fate of blooming plants rests on how cold it gets during Old Man Winter's reappearance, according to an agricultural expert. If the weather stays above freezing, the plants should be fine, said Mike Gastier, Huron County agriculture and natural resources extension educator for The Ohio State University Extension.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
A Sandusky woman, her husband and three others started sprucing up Woodlawn Cemetery's Babyland several days early, because of a forecast of inclement weather later this week. Amy Brutsche planned to rake pine needles covering the graves today the last remaining step to what she considers a vast improvement to Babyland's appearance. The five people worked between 10 to 12 hours over two days.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
A New London woman died Tuesday afternoon after her car collided with a farm tractor pulling a large plow on Ohio 162, just west of Clark Road, in Huntington Township. Amy B. Mitchell, 39, of 1355 Greenwich Milan Townline Road, was pronounced dead at the scene at 12:56 p.m., Lorain County Coroner Dr. Paul Matus said.
10:00 PM Jul 24, 2010
The Norwalk VFW might be the last hope the city has of saving the annual Fourth of July fireworks display this year. Norwalk Veterans of Foreign Wars Post Commander Gary Felter said Norwalk Safety- Service Director Dale Sheppard contacted him a week ago about putting on the display this year. Felter plans to meet with other VFW members April 11 and see if the organization can afford the fireworks and find the people to work and guard them during the display.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
SHILOH ELEMENTARY • Honor roll
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
Kiwanis name top students at St. Paul March Kiwanis students of the Month are Andrew Schaffer, Kelly Schwieterman and Teresa Smith at St. Paul High School.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
AVERY EHOVE Ghrist Adult Career Center offers two classes for the people interested in the growing healthcare and food service industries. Dietary manager professional cook course runs Sept. 5, 2007 to May 28, 2008 on Mondays/Wednesdays.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
It's springtime in Ohio and it's budget time in Columbus. It's good to know we have a "freedom of choice" governor now to lead us. Oh, wait; silly me! He is only for "freedom of choice" when it comes to the act of murdering defenseless babies in the womb. When it comes to the choice of where parents would like their children to go to school (vouchers), or whether abstinence teaching should be funded by the state, he has decided that choice does not apply.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
Norwalk and its fire department have many questions to answer, both internally and to the public, about a proposed project to build a new fire station. However, the one thing that cannot be questioned is the need. Norwalk Fire Chief Doug Coletta makes a litany of valid points when arguing the city needs a new station.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
A Willard woman is accused of stealing about $3,500 from the parent-teacher organization at Central Elementary School, Huron County Prosecutor Russell Leffler said. Tracy Krueger, 42, of 711 S. Myrtle Ave., has paid about $1,000 back, Leffler said. The suspect was charged with theft, a fifth-degree felony, in connection with an incident during the 2005-2006 school year, the indictment states.
9:55 PM Jul 24, 2010
APRIL 3, 1965 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector on this date 42 years ago:
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HIGHWAY PATROL Evelyn L. Vargas, 37, of 218 Mickim St., Bellevue, was charged with failure to yield from a private driveway Saturday after she hit the right side of the police cruiser driven by Jeff S. Matter, 38, of 3000 Seneca Industrial Parkway, Bellevue, at the intersection of U.S. 20 and Lyme Street.