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  1. Florida man caught killing, and eating, threatened tortoisesThu, 28 Aug 2014 15:04:53 -0400
    MIAMI (Reuters) - Wildlife authorities in Florida caught a man who killed and ate 15 gopher tortoises and planned to slaughter 11 more of the threatened reptiles, a spokeswoman said on Thursday. More...
  2. Arizona man arrested for burning, urinating on BibleFri, 29 Aug 2014 18:43:40 -0400
    PHOENIX (Reuters) - A 22-year-old Arizona man calling himself "Dark Lord" has been arrested for allegedly burning a Bible and urinating on it outside a Christian-oriented homeless shelter in northern Arizona, police said on Friday. More...
  3. Shaun the sheep, when shorn, may turn out to be world's woolliestWed, 27 Aug 2014 14:02:49 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Two Australian farmers say that they may have found the worlds woolliest sheep, whose estimated 25 kg (55 lb) coat, if confirmed, could shatter the world record currently held by neighboring New Zealand. More...
  4. Singaporeans go barking mad over bid to silence dogsThu, 28 Aug 2014 09:14:53 -0400
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A suggestion by Singapore's public housing authority that owners of noisy dogs consider "debarking" their pets to avoid inconveniencing neighbours has raised animal lovers' hackles in the city-state and prompted much ridicule on social media. More...
  5. USC football player admits making up rescue storyWed, 27 Aug 2014 21:21:46 -0400
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - University of Southern California football player Josh Shaw admitted on Wednesday that he fabricated a widely publicized story that he hurt himself while rescuing his young nephew from a swimming pool. More...
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  1. Ukraine accuses Russia of 'undisguised aggression' as rebels advance Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:54:16 -0400
    KIEV/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Monday of "direct and undisguised aggression" which he said had radically changed the battlefield balance as Kiev's forces suffered a further reverse in their war with pro-Moscow separatists. More...
  2. Pakistan PM chairs joint parliament session as crisis deepensTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:20:26 -0400
    ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a joint session of parliament on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over violent protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention. More...
  3. U.S. business lobby says concerned China antitrust probes unfairTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:07:17 -0400
    BEIJING (Reuters) - Foreign companies are increasingly concerned they are being targeted by Chinese regulators, a U.S. business lobby said on Tuesday, as a Chinese antitrust agency defended probes into firms such as U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc . More...
  4. Eric Cantor to join investment bank Moelis as vice chairmanTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:41:07 -0400
    (Reuters) - Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company said, adding that Cantor will also be elected to its board. More...
  5. McDonald's to boost China supplier audits after food safety scandalTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:32:48 -0400
    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp will increase the number of audits it conducts of suppliers in China, the firm said on Tuesday, after a food scandal in July dented China sales at the U.S. fast food chain and rival Yum Brands Inc. More...
  6. Hong Kong pro-democracy group says support fizzles: BloombergTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:57:18 -0400
    HONG KONG (Reuters) - A Hong Kong pro-democracy movement that has threatened to blockade the financial district to protest against Beijing ruling out full democracy for the city said support for the group has dwindled, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. More...
  7. U.S. forces carry out operation against al-Shabaab in SomaliaTue, 02 Sep 2014 00:46:58 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia, a U.S. Department of Defense spokesman said. More...
  8. Doubts over whether Detroit bankruptcy plan gets job doneTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:02:35 -0400
    DETROIT Reuters) - Detroits plan to recover from bankruptcy includes several blueprints for a new future. The only problem is the city, the largest ever to file for bankruptcy, is still a long way from financially healthy and its restructuring plans leave little room for error. More...
  9. Burger King has maneuvered to cut U.S. tax bill for yearsTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:11:51 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - Burger King may have taken a lot of flack in the past week for a deal that should curb its U.S. tax bill but in many ways it is consistent with the burger chains aggressive tax-reduction strategies in recent years. More...
  10. Fiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror listMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:37:12 -0400
    EIN ZIVAN Golan Heights/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Islamist fighters who seized dozens of Fijian soldiers serving as U.N. peacekeepers on the Golan Heights last week are demanding that their group be removed from a global terrorism list and that compensation be paid for members killed in fighting, the head of Fiji's army said on Tuesday. More...
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  1. Newsmaker: Betsy SheetsMon, 01 Sep 2014 16:12:27 GMT
    Sheets, who is the chairwoman of the Wayne County Democratic Party, moved here with her family when she was two years old. More...
  2. Bird's eye view of fairgroundsMon, 01 Sep 2014 02:00:48 GMT
    Daily Record file photo The fairgrounds we know today began as the Wooster Driving Park, on 22 leased acres . More...
  3. Wayne County Fair wasn't always one of the largestSun, 31 Aug 2014 19:05:48 GMT
    The Wayne County Fair wasn't always the "Foremost Agricultural Fair" in Ohio. In fact, in its early years, it faltered a number of times. More...
  4. Dragon Products in Wooster granted tax breaksSun, 31 Aug 2014 12:13:17 GMT
    A manufacturer of custom products for the gas and oil industry has been granted a tax incentive to expand its facility along Columbus Road south of Wooster. More...
  5. Wooster, Wayne County get funds for housing repairSun, 31 Aug 2014 12:13:16 GMT
    Wayne County and Wooster were awarded a $850,000 grant from the Ohio Development Services Agency to establish a new Community Housing Impact and Preservation program. More...
  6. Wooster's Dave Drumm hits big screen in 'Into the Storm'Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:13:15 GMT
    When Dave Drumm went to the movies to watch Warner Brothers' tornado thriller "Into the Storm," he was surprised by what he saw -- himself. More...
  7. Jeromesville man dies in golf cart accidentSat, 30 Aug 2014 18:37:21 GMT
    The victim, Robert M. Moore, 49, of Jeromesville, was the front seat passenger in an E-Z Go Golf Car operated by Craig L. Franks, 42, of Wooster. More...
  8. Motorcycle crash turns fatalSat, 30 Aug 2014 15:01:14 GMT
    SALTCREEK TWP., Holmes County, Ohio -- After being involved in a Sunday collision with a car, a motorcyclist has died from his injuries. More...
  9. Meeting to explain 2014 Farm Bill set Sept. 15 in WoosterSat, 30 Aug 2014 11:19:49 GMT
    Registration is requested to the Wayne County Extension office by Sept. 8. Registration is $15 a person which includes morning refreshments, lunch and handouts. More...
  10. Wooster's Tent City: And this is how it all beganSat, 30 Aug 2014 11:19:48 GMT
    The makeshift community of individuals who sprouted on the north bank of the Little Apple Creek known as Tent City is a conundrum for government officials, social service groups and even residents who are split over whether anything should even been done. More...
2010 Relay For Life Cook Books on sale now!

NEW for 2010!

RELAY FOR LIFE OF WOOSTER

COOKBOOK

They're here!

Our new Cookbook Fundraiser committee organized the creation, printing and sale of a cookbook containing recipes submitted by Wooster area Relayers, friends, family, neighbors and co-workers. Its a beautifully bound, 3-ring binder-style book that comes with its own stand. Join in the fundraising effort! Dollars raised by teams through the sale of cookbooksare credited to the teams fundraising totals.

COOKBOOKS ARE ONLY$15 EACH. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO "FRIENDS OF RELAY."

Wooster Relay Teams:The cookbooks are here!! We've scheduled a "drive-by" so team captains (or a team representative) can stop by to pick up all books whose sales have been credited to their team. Sara will have a list of purchasers to help you and your team members deliver them. Please check with each purchaser and make every effort to get the cookbook tohim/her quickly if it is intended as a Mother's Day gift.

WHAT: Cookbook Distribution "Drive-by"

WHEN: Friday, May 7 from 4-7 pm

WHERE: Wayne County Public Library Parking Lot

At the "drive-by,"team captains/members can also purchase cookbooks for themselves or to sell. We've already seen this phenomenon in practice: As soon as people see the cookbook, they want one for their own!

Other visitors to our Web sitemay wish to own cookbooks, too. Please contact any participating team member or committee member to purchase one or many.

Click here to see cookbook sample!

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