In Case You Missed It …
Did you miss yesterday’s news? See below for a recap of some of the top stories on Fox 8 News and FOX8.com.
Oberlin Soldier Wounded in Afghanistan Dies
OBERLIN, Ohio — A soldier from Oberlin died after he was wounded while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, the Department of Defense confirmed on Thursday.
Sgt. Louis R. Torres, 23, passed away in San Antonio, Texas, on Aug. 22.
According to the Department of Defense, Torres encountered an enemy improvised explosive device on Aug. 6, in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
Elderly Woman Robbed, Attacked at Giant Eagle
MACEDONIA, Ohio — An arrest has been made in the robbery of an elderly woman, weeks after the crime occurred, Macedonia police said Thursday.
Kimberly Tromski, 43, of Uniontown, is charged with robbery and felonious assault.
Detectives say she robbed, then knocked an 82-year-old woman to the ground on the property of Giant Eagle on East Aurora Road.
High School Football: Thursday Highlights
Friday Night Touchdown: Thursday Edition saw the first high school football games of the 2012 season.
Canton Glen Oak welcomed Firestone to town. The Eagles were playing for the first time in a long time without running back Bri’onte Dunn, he’s playing at Ohio State.
The Wayans Brothers Take Over FOX 8!
Buckle your seatbelt; The Wayans Brothers just completely took over Thursday’s Fox 8 News in the Morning.
Shawn and Marlon “helped” Patty Harken with her traffic report, poked fun at Wayne’s mustache and put their own spin on reading the news.
From start to finish, the comedians had our whole crew in stitches.