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Tim Sherman, owner of Signature Harley-Davidson and Toledo Harley-Davidson, was on hand at the recent Boys and Girls Clubs of Toledo annual Christmas Party, where he presented a donation for $900.

The funds were raised from a September ride organized by a group of volunteers initiated by Toledo Mayor Mike Bell and sponsored by a group of local business owners, including Signature Harley-Davidson.
 
Pictured are (back row, left to right) Tim Sherman, Kevin McCarthy, Rocky Mattoni, Mayor Mike Bell; (front row) children from Boys and Girls Clubs of Toledo, Margaret Roemer and Boys and Girls Clubs Executive Director Dave Wehrmeister.

The Terra College Foundation has set up a scholarship fund to assist the family of a Gibsonburg man killed in an industrial accident in July.

Nate Kern, a former student at Terra Community College, died from injuries he received during a roof collapse at the Fremont Company. A welder/fabricator, Kern had worked for B&W Welding for nearly 16 years.

He left behind his wife, Maria, and children, Raven, 16, and Daniel, 11. Each will receive a $1,000 scholarship to attend Terra. Maria plans to attend Terra beginning in January. She is interested in digital art.

“Receiving the scholarships from Terra Community College has only affirmed my belief in the kindness, concern and generosity in our community,” Maria said. “I value this because my children will see and know it as well. It is important for them to remember this so that someday they can return it to someone else in need.”

 

Trooper Henn lauded
Ohio Highway Patrol Trooper Nathan L. Henn has been selected as the 2010 Fremont Post Trooper of the Year and the 2010 Bucyrus District Trooper of the Year.

Trooper Henn is among 10 in the running for State Trooper of the Year.

This is the fifth year Trooper Henn has been recognized for his outstanding services at the Fremont Post. Fellow officers stationed at the post chose him for the award based on his leadership abilities, professional ethics and courteous treatment of others, as well as his enthusiastic work attitude, willingness to cooperate with supervisors and peers and exemplary service to the public.

Trooper Henn, a graduate of Oak Harbor High School, joined the U.S. Marine Corps after high school. He was assigned to the Marine Corps Security Force Company, Kings Bay, Ga., and the 1st Battalion 5th Marine Regiment Infantry.

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