4:35 AM Jul 25, 2010
Bob Mitchell and Tom Lane are on a mission. The two Norwalk High School graduates are proud of their education and they said it is "time to contribute something back" to the school system.
4:30 AM Jul 25, 2010
Quilt show NEW LONDON - The New London Quilt Guild's first annual quilt show is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the New London Grange Hall on East Main Street, with all quilts on display made or owned by guild members.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
JUNE 20, 1965 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector on this date 42 years ago:
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
We should support Doug Berry in his effort to rise with the big dogs. All major cities have taken responsible steps and shifted into a higher gear. Historical status in the sport of racing is upon us. Revenue for our "big city" is at the checkered flag. Seize it! Ninety-nine percent of us will steer straight in the park and the others will be impounded by our no nonsense Norwalk police. In response to some concerns: Kids know right from wrong. Also, we have the greatest pro business major alive. Let's put Norwalk on the map.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
At my last job in Virginia, I was having dinner one night with my boss at a restaurant when the conversation turned to how people are different in different parts of the country. He was from Minnesota. I had long heard that people from the Midwest were stoic and humble, but had never had much exposure to it until I began working with him.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
A September 2006 court ruling could cost Stan Obrenovich his place on the November ballot, derailing his quest to return to council as an independent candidate. But the ruling has far wider implications than one man's campaign. The court case, Morrison v. Colley, was heard by the 6th district U.S. Court of Appeals. According to an Ohio Secretary of State's directive, the ruling changes Ohio law and now requires independent candidates to be entirely unaffiliated with a political party, a claim they must make in so-called "good faith."
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
AVERY Commencement for the 83 students from the EHOVE School of Practical Nursing's part-time and full-time classes took place Tuesday at the Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center at Norwalk High School. Graduates included (* denotes National Technical Honor Society member):
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
Four of the suspects indicted this month by an Erie County grand jury are Huron County residents. Patrick "Pablo" S. Ringle, 18, of 33 1/2 Woodlawn Ave., was charged with theft in connection with stealing rings, DVDs, video games and a video game system from his grandmother's home, Erie County Assistant Prosecutor Vicki Palmer said.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
GREENWICH County Commissioner Mike Adelman attended the South Central Board of Education meeting Monday night and read a proclamation from the commissioners recognizing the South Central baseball team. The Trojans won the Div. IV sectional, district and regional championships and reached the state semifinals.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
AVERY Nurse Practioner Margaret Sullivan served as the featured speaker at the graduation ceremony of the EHOVE School of Practical Nursing. Commencement for the 83 students from the part-time and full-time classes took place Tuesday at the Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center at Norwalk High School. This was the 16th full-time, eighth part-time evening class and fourth part-time day class of the EHOVE School of Practical Nursing to complete the course, which successfully meets the standards as set by the Ohio Board of Nursing and the EHOVE Board of Education.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
Norwalk leaders have offered their advice to a similar town near Youngstown and they will receive the same in a few weeks. Norwalk and Salem have teamed up to get "a snapshot" of each others towns, said Safety Service Director Dale Sheppard. Sheppard, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Melissa James, Economic Development Director Bethany Dentler, Huron County Development Council Executive Director Jim Wiedenheft and then Main Street Norwalk President Cheri Gersak all toured the 12,000 person city of Salem last year.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
Members of the senior class of Norwalk High School held a Baccalaureate Service June 1 at the school. A baccalaureate is a sermon delivered to a graduating class.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
A Norwalk man reportedly broke into a North Pleasant Street home early Sunday morning. Mark A. Noller Jr., 31, most recently of 11 Rule St., is accused of stealing $50, a cell phone and "a bunch of food" during the burglary, Norwalk Assistant Law Director T. Douglas Clifford said.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
NORWALK FIRE Assisted North Central EMS with a patient at 12 Breezewood Drive at 1:44 p.m. Tuesday. Returned to station at 2.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
Movie in the Park The Norwalk Jaycees are hosting a Movie in the Park Friday at Jaycee Park, on Pleasant Street in Norwalk. Families who attended the showing of Disney's "Cars" last month voted on what the next movie would be, and they picked the new "Charlotte's Web," starring Dakota Fanning and Julia Roberts. The movie will start as soon as it's dark enough, about 9:30. There will be candy and pop available for sale. Call (419) 706-7545 with any questions. Indoor yard sale
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
A Wakeman woman was sentenced Tuesday to 17 months in prison for having sex with a 15-year-old relative and was classified as a habitual sex offender. Vickie Todd, 34, of 4467 Seminary St., will be required to register and update her address annually with the Huron County Sheriff's Office for the next 20 years. On April 4, she pleaded guilty to an amended count of attempted sexual battery for the offense that happened about Jan. 1, 2006.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
Lock her up and throw away the key. That's the verdict issued by voters in the Reflector's latest online poll: "Does Paris Hilton deserve to be in jail?"
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
The bad news is, water and sewer rates are going to go up every year for the next five years. The good news is, the size of the increases will not be larger than residents are already seeing on average. Norwalk City Council heard a presentation Tuesday night from its consultant on the long-term capital improvement plan, Prism Municipal Advisors. The city is facing many Environmental Protection Agency mandated sewer and water projects and is exploring options to finance these projects, which will total more than $15 million.
4:25 AM Jul 25, 2010
A Wakeman woman was sentenced Tuesday to 17 months in prison for having sex with a 15-year-old relative and was classified as a habitual sex offender. Vickie Todd, 34, of 4467 Seminary St., will be required to register and update her address annually with the Huron County Sheriff's Office for the next 20 years after serving her prison term. She pleaded guilty April 4 to an amended count of attempted sexual battery for the offense that happened about Jan. 1, 2006.
4:20 AM Jul 25, 2010
JUNE 19, 1965 The top stories in the Norwalk Reflector on this date 42 years ago:
4:20 AM Jul 25, 2010
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