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Couple Jumps From Train Near Shelby

SHELBY- A male and a female were reported to have jumped off a train between Shelby and State Route 61 on Thursday night August 28, according to a witness at the scene.

The witness stated the female approached her a little after 9 a.m. on Friday, August 29 at the witnesses' local business to explain what had happened the previous night...Read More

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'Heels, Hats and Hope' Fundraiser Benefits The Entire Shelby Community

SHELBY - The Shelby Foundation is inviting everyone out to enjoy a fun-filled evening of good food and fellowship while helping out the community during the foundation's fundraising event "Heels, Hats and Hope."...Read More

Ohio Site Board Approves Windfarm Project

On Aug. 25, the Ohio Power Siting Board approved the construction of the Greenwich Windpark Project in Huron County. A group of landowners in the affected area who oppose the project, have 30 days to file an appeal on the approval...Read More

Firelands Festival Preview Aug. 29 - Sept. 1

New London's annual Firelands Labor Day Festival takes place Aug. 29 through Sept. 1 at Recreation Park.

The midway opens on Friday at 6 p.m. with a softball tournament beginning at 7 p.m. Softball begins each day of the festival at 8 a.m...Read More

Huron Co. Elects Senior Royalty

Ruth Lohbauer was crowned senior queen of the Huron County Fair and James Hamons was chosen king on Senior Day in a two-hour pageant that featured queens and kings from five Huron County nursing centers.

Queen Lohbauer, a resident of Twilight Gardens in Norwalk, was the oldest contestant at the age of 94, and she told the audience about some of her experiences going through World War II. Her favorite food is "anything chocolate," and she reminisced about an indoor snowball fight she, her dad and her six siblings had in the house one Thanksgiving. "Mom was not too happy and I couldn't blame her," she said. She concluded, "There is no better country than the US, and we ought to honor it every opportunity we get."...Read More

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