Five people inducted into the VLS Hall of Fame on January 30

Every year, past and present members of the Vermilion Local Schools community are honored and recognized by being inducted into the Hall of Fame. Whether being honored as former students, coaches, or educators, each of these individuals contributed something special to the community. The Hall of Fame inductions took place on Tuesday, January 30, during…

Archival Society is working hard to preserve the history of Vermilion

         For the past several years volunteers have been diligently cataloging the Vermilion Area Archival Society’s collection into PastPerfect Museum software.  Hundreds of photos and historical documents have been donated to the Society for preservation. In cooperation with the library, the Society will be providing public online access to the photos and…

Local resident named trooper of the year

Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper and Vermilion resident Andrew Geer has been selected 2017 Trooper of the Year at the Sandusky Post. The selection of Trooper Geer, 35, is in recognition of outstanding service during 2017 at the Sandusky Post.  Fellow officers at the Sandusky Post chose Trooper Geer based on leadership abilities, professional ethics,…

Wakefield House Committee calls for new build on the museum site

By Karen Cornelius On a chilly Saturday afternoon, December 9, there was a surprisingly large crowd gathered at the Ritter Public Library Community Room anxious to learn what the Wakefield House Development Committee will be recommending to the Vermilion Parks and Recreation Board concerning the future development of the former museum property at the foot…