Local students tour WCSCC
Almost 300 seventh and eighth graders from John R. Lea, Dalton, Wooster and Chippewa middle schools were scheduled to visit the Career Center on Thursday, May 12 for career exploration. Another 360 from Northwestern, Smithville, Orrville and Rittman visited on Friday, May 13.
Memorial Day activities planned at Wooster
On Monday, May 30 Wooster's Memorial Day speaker will be a veteran who saw combat in the Middle East. His remarks will come as the featured event of the Memorial Day Service at the Veterans Memorial at Wooster Cemetery and later at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.
Smithville Veterans Memorial continues to be a work in progress as it receives enhancements in time for Memorial Day
Although the Smithville Veterans Memorial was formally dedicated in November, it remains a work in progress. The memorial, which is located in Smithville Village Park, represents the culmination of over three years of planning. Most recently, two granite benches were installed on the site.
The real kings of Cleveland don’t play on a basketball court
Columnist Bryan Schaaf discusses the various food establishments in Cleveland and how he believes they are wrongly in the shadow of Cleveland sports.
Wooster Symphony Orchestra ‘town and gown’ member loves music and Wooster
Wooster Symphony Orchestra cellist Ann Gregor has been a member of the orchestra for 13 years and is enjoying the 100th anniversary of the orchestra.
Say hello to Harriet
Harriet loves to be around people. She is up for adoption at the Wayne County Dog Shelter now.
Smithville student receives scholarship for perfect attendance
Wayne County Schools Career Center electronics and computer networking student Anthony Carmany of Smithville received a $1,000 college scholarship from Chevrolet of Wooster after his name was drawn at the Career Center¿s annual perfect attendance party.
Smucker family to triple size of scholarship fund
In a move that continues its legacy of generous support for higher education in Wayne County, the Smucker family announced it will increase the size of a scholarship that benefits students at The University of Akron¿s Wayne College to $1 million.
Camp Luz Pool grand opening at Family Fun Day
Months of construction are about to conclude with the grand opening of the new pool at Camp Luz on June 4. Grand opening will take place at 1 p.m. with activities before and after the event.
The 17-year cicadas are about to emerge
Columnist Herb Broda discusses the coming event of the 17-year cicadas.