SCHOOL ZONE

By Superintendent Philip Pempin and Treasurer Suzanne Wilson By now everyone is aware of the loss of teacher Matt Kobal last week.   As a school community we are still grieving the loss of Melanie Stainbrook, and this additional loss has been overwhelming for our staff and students.  Through it all, we have been proud of…

Local store gets counterfeit $100 bill

By Melanie Williamson The Erie County Sheriff’s Office was called in by the manager of the Dollar General store on Route 60 with the complaint that they had received a counterfeit bill. After inspector the $100 bill, the deputy reported that the paper was wrong, the bill was missing water marks, a counterfeit marker used…

Police Beat

November 6, 2017 12:26 – 700 block of Woodside Road: Units responded to a residence for an unresponsive male. The male was found deceased due to natural causes and released to the funeral home. 17:32 – 200 block of Woodridge Road: Domestic violence complaint reported. Both parties separated for the evening when it was determined…

Twenty-nine students inducted into NHS

On Monday, November 6, the Vermilion High School National Honor Society inducted its 86th class of new members in a ceremony at the auditorium. The new members were welcomed to the society by Society President Mitchell Boice, Vice-President Evan Ozmun, Treasurer Kylie Gwynn and Secretary Kayleigh Penton. Also in attendance were Vermilion High School Principal…