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  1. Scot Symphonic Band to host OPCICA FestivalSat, 20 Jan 2018 11:23:58 GMT
    The Ohio Private College Instrumental Conductors Association will hold its annual Honors Festival at The College of Wooster with a concert on Sunday, Jan. 21, at 1:30 p.m. in McGaw Chapel . The concert will open with a performance by Wooster's Scot Symphonic Band, conducted by Ned Brooks, associate conductor. More...
  2. Vital statisticsSat, 20 Jan 2018 06:56:49 GMT
    Jennifer Rutt, 5534 N. Apple Creek Road, Smithville, and Daniel Rutt, 282 Cardinal St., Apple Creek. They were married in 2005. More...
  3. D&E student teachers gain experienceFri, 19 Jan 2018 07:51:02 GMT
    Submitted photo Davis & Elkins College education students met with their co-operating teachers and Davis & Elkins College Associate Professor of Education and Field Placement Coordinator Dr. Jennifer Tesar for a session before beginning their experience in the classroom. More...
  4. Record crowd comes out for Chamber's 118th annual dinnerFri, 19 Jan 2018 03:22:54 GMT
    At 965 attendees, it was the largest dinner crowd in Chamber history. Add in the Buehler's catering staff, which moved everyone through multiple buffet lines in 25 minutes, and the total went over 1,000. More...
  5. Wooster police union agreement includes 3 percent increases this yearThu, 18 Jan 2018 22:40:45 GMT
    The city is a step closer to finalizing a new three-year labor contract with the union representing its police officers. City Council has authorized director of administration Joel Montgomery to enter into a new three-year agreement with the Ohio Patrolmen's Benevolent Association, which represents the city's 35 patrol officers and three sergeants. More...
  6. Fort Wayne Metals Acquires G&S TitaniumThu, 18 Jan 2018 13:01:37 GMT
    Fort Wayne Metals has acquired G&S Titanium, a Wooster, Ohio-based producer of titanium and specialty alloy wire and bar. "Over the years, we have continually expanded our range of products and services in the realm of titanium and specialty alloys," says Scott Glaze, chairman and CEO of Fort Wayne Metals. More...
  7. The accidental activist: Chenevey fights the system while fighting cancerThu, 18 Jan 2018 08:26:15 GMT
    Given a choice, she'd still own her massage therapy business. She'd still teach massage therapy as an adjunct instructor at Stark State College. More...
  8. Woman gets 3 years on 4 felony casesThu, 18 Jan 2018 03:58:30 GMT
    A Wooster woman with a history of abusing drugs, and committing crimes to facilitate her addiction, was sent to prison Wednesday morning. Jadine L. Grimes, 22, last known address of 575 N. Walnut St., Apt. More...
  9. Wooster City Schools seeking staff diversityWed, 17 Jan 2018 23:23:16 GMT
    The status of diversity in the Wooster City Schools District and its effort to increase diversity of its staff with the help of a task force surfaced in discussion on the campus of The College of Wooster on Monday. It was one of the topics raised in a social justice panel discussion held in conjunction with the commemoration of Martin Luther King Day. More...
  10. Mobile home fire displaces family of fourWed, 17 Jan 2018 23:23:15 GMT
    A family of four was displaced Tuesday after a mobile home caught fire at the Forest View Mobile Home Park on Sylvan Road. Chris Shook, chief of the Wooster Township Fire and Rescue Department, said his department received a call at 5:57 a.m. for a fire at 1644 Sylvan Road at one of the units that was completely engulfed. More...
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  1. Motorists of the world take heart: even popes get flat tiresFri, 19 Jan 2018 22:07:36 -0500
    LIMA (Reuters) - Pope Francis may have divine inspiration but not divine inflation: on Friday he suffered what millions of ordinary people have to deal with -- a flat tire. More...
  2. Delta Air to tighten rules for onboard service animalsFri, 19 Jan 2018 15:39:59 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines is tightening the requirements for passengers traveling with onboard service and emotional support animals, the carrier said on Friday, following a sharp uptick in pet-related safety issues in recent years. More...
  3. Ice packs: Cigarette smugglers find frozen route to LithuaniaFri, 19 Jan 2018 11:40:12 -0500
    VILNIUS (Reuters) - Tobacco smugglers are using river iceflows and GPS technology to transport their goods into Lithuania, where an estimated one in every six cigarettes smoked in 2016 was illegally imported. More...
  4. Pope stops popemobile to comfort fallen horseback policewomanThu, 18 Jan 2018 14:57:36 -0500
    IQUIQUE, Chile (Reuters) - Pope Francis ordered his popemobile to stop on Thursday after a mounted Chilean policewoman was thrown off her frightened horse, which had reared up as the pontiff passed by. More...
  5. Protesters yank down angel sculpture in Athens, saying it looks like SatanThu, 18 Jan 2018 15:01:08 -0500
    ATHENS (Reuters) - Black-clad protesters in southern Athens have torn down a red sculpture shaped like an angel and broke its wings in a fresh act of violence against an artwork critics liken to Satan. More...
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