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Norton woman arrested after robbery

Detectives made an arrest this morning in connection with the aggravated robbery that occurred Friday afternoon at the Acme Fresh Market at 2147 East Ave. in Kenmore. At the time of the incident, a suspect described as an older white female, released her dogs from the vehicle after she left the store without paying for groceries.  The…

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Pre-sale tickets available for opening night

Pre-sale tickets are available for the Barberton versus Norton season-opening football game at Norton High School.
Tickets are available at the Norton athletic office Wednesday, Aug. 14-Monday, Aug. 19 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m., as well as Thursday, Aug. 15 from 6-8 p.m. They will then be available to adults from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on school days from Tuesday, Aug. 20-Thursday, Aug. 29 at the ticket booths at the stadium and to students during lunch periods at the athletic office.
No tickets will be sold the night of the game, and no league or staff passes will be accepted. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.

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Have you seen this escapee?

More than 45 years ago, one of the most notorious prisoner escapes in Ohio history occurred. A convicted child murderer, serving a life sentence, walked away from his handlers and justice. On December 7, 1973, prison officials took Lester Eubanks to a shopping center in Columbus, Ohio, and allowed him to shop unescorted as a…

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Herald candidates night canceled

The Herald has canceled the candidates night for Aug. 29 due to fact that an event for candidates had previously been scheduled by Kim Trenary and other council candidates.   The Herald was unaware of this event and does not want to upstage the previously scheduled candidate night. We encourage all citizens and candidates to…

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Cominsky opens career in Canton

Barberton native John Caminsky played his first career NFL preseason game for the Atlanta Falcons in Canton. The Falcons battled the Denver Broncos in the Hall of Fame Game, losing a low-scoring game, 14-10. Cominsky started at defensive end and played every other series, as well as playing at nearly every facet of special teams…

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Judge visits Norton Kiwanis

Judge Linda Teodosio was the guest speaker at the Norton Kiwanis club July 18.  To become a member or for more information about the Norton Kiwanis please call Dan Karant at 330-825-7676. 

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