It should be a nice night for high school football.
Expect clear skies, and a low of 56. Tonight, we’re live in Tiffin, as the Columbian Tornadoes take on the state-ranked Norwalk Truckers. It’s a matchup of the defending champs, and the preseason favorites. Join us ‘In the Huddle’ at 6:30. Kickoff is at 7. After Norwalk and Tiffin Columbian, it’s Pigskin Playback action, featuring state-ranked St. Paul at South Central.
A Bellevue man is facing up to six months in the Huron County Jail, for allegedly hitting a five-year-old boy.
28-year-old Corey Oakes was charged yesterday, after admitting to deputies that he struck the boy. Deputies were contacted, after Oakes dropped the boy off at day care. Staff members noticed facial injuries that were out of the ordinary.
Cedar Point’s ‘Mantis’ roller coaster will have a new name, and a different look in 2015.
Park officials announced Thursday that Mantis will become Rougarou, named after a werewolf-like creature in French folklore. It’ll be a floorless coaster, much like Raptor. The current yellow track will become bright orange.
The inmate who escaped from jail in Bowling Green is back behind bars.
24-year-old Jhon Rosado was arrested by a SWAT team Thursday evening. He was found hiding in the attic of an apartment of a woman he was accused of raping earlier this year. He’s now facing a charge of escape. The woman in the apartment has been charged with harboring a fugitive.
No change in Ohio’s unemployment rate.
According to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, it was 5.7 percent in August, the same as July. The state’s August unemployment rate was lower than the U.S. average.
Two successful events will combine later today in Norwalk.
The former Autumn Leaves Festival is now being called ‘Imagine Harvest.’ It’s tied to this summer’s popular ‘Imagine Norwalk’ events.