Contract negotiations and the hiring of personnel will be the subject of next week’s special meeting of the Norwalk Board of Education.
The board will meet at 7:30 next Tuesday, at Norwalk High School.
A weekend altercation with his wife has led to a domestic violence charge against Richland County health commissioner Martin Tremmel.
He was arrested early Saturday morning, at his home on Kelley’s Island. According to reports, Tremmel and his wife had been out drinking with others before the alleged assault. After taking statements from both, officers arrested Tremmel, and took him to the Erie County Jail. He’s currently free on bond, pending court proceedings. Tremmel has served as Richland County Health Commissioner since January of last year. He previously served as Seneca County health commissioner from 1992 until 1995, and as Huron County health commissioner from 1996 until 2003.
State Route 547, just north of Dogtown Road in Lyme Township will close next Monday, for culvert repairs.
Work should last all week, and a detour will be posted.
A Norwalk woman is in the Huron County Jail, awaiting transport to Florida, to to answer to charges that she stole from a relative there.
27-year-old Esther Viock is charged with felony burglary, grand theft and dealing in stolen property. The alleged crime occurred in May.
It’s not often that you hear about a foreclosure involving a shopping mall, but it’s happening in Richland County
A federal judge says the Richland Mall in Ontario must be sold at auction immediately, as the result of a foreclosure action by Wells Fargo. The bank says the owner of the mall, Centro Richland owes more than $40 million, including daily interest payments of nearly $9,500.
It appears people who want to have a civil marriage ceremony in Guernsey County are out of luck.
According to the Columbus Dispatch, none of the county’s three judges are willing to any same sex or opposite sex marriages. The mayor of the Guernsey County seat, Cambridge won’t do them either. The four didn’t say they oppose same sax marriages. They gave different reasons, including busy schedules.