The Oak Clinic for Multiple Sclerosis has partnered with the Akron RubberDucks to present its third annual Diamond Oak April 26 at Canal Park Stadium, located at 300 S. Main St. This fundraiser includes a baseball game and fun family events before and during the afternoon. Area children were invited to collect sponsorships to participate in a 1K Diamond Run on the warning track before the game, and they have raised about $11,000.

United Rehabilitation Services is ready to welcome clients in Springfield after opening a facility in Clark County to serve more people throughout the region. "We've been a part of Clark County for about eight years providing community employment services," said Executive Director Dennis Grant.

Mr. Bok was a graduate of Fairview High School and then received a bachelor of science degree in education from the Ohio State University.

Safety specialist John Philip Edwards completed the requirements for a Board of Certified Safety Professionals certification as a safety trained supervisor. Health, safety and environmental managers Robert W. Trachsler and Charles D. Royko completed all requirements for a BCSP Certification as Occupational Health and Safety Technologists.

38 hosted women and girls for a powerful message from the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, titled "Save Our Girls" on a recent special Saturday. Each guest receiving a beautifully decorated gift bag filled with mementoes from the day-including a beautiful "thank you" card from National M.G.T. Student Captain Sandy Muhammad, a commemorative book mark and a pad/pen set to take notes.

Clark State Community College has received funding to expand its main campus in Springfield.

Army veteran Seth Shope noticed a couple of guys arguing in front of children on a Springfield, Ohio, street Saturday night. So Shope, who served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, asked the two men to move their fight away from the kids, WHIO-TV reported .

Officials at the Clark County Jail said Angel Rojas, 19, was brought into the jail at 9 p.m. on Sunday. According to Clark County Municipal Court records, Rojas has been in court three times over the past 18 months for driving under suspension.

Clark is originally from Springfield, having graduated from Northwestern High School. She began her college education considering pre-medicine, but as her education progressed, she discovered she was more suited to nursing.

The Springfield Local Board of Education will hold a special meeting Wednesday to review the results of a performance audit of school district. Springfield school levy opponents in recent years have demanded such an audit of the district's operations.

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Have you been enjoying the spurts of warm and sunny weather? This is a great time to take a walk in the woods to look for blooming wildflowers. I spent several hours hiking in the Lake Katharine State Nature Preserve in Jackson this past weekend.

Dan McGregor, chairman of McGregor Metalworking Cos. in Springfield, Ohio, tells the House Small Business Committee that it would be better for Congress to hold off on tax reform if it doesn't address individual income taxes -- which is how most small businesses are taxed -- as well as corporate taxes.

Maureen and two friends left Thursday to visit another Mount Miguel High School classmate now living in Cleveland, Ohio. The travelers had a plane change scheduled at Midway, the other Chicago airport.

Spartan Trail would be constructed through property owned by the village, within Hinton-Humiston Memorial Water Works Park, and eventually connect the park, Springfield High School and Springfield Lake, Mayor Rick Justice has said. The grant-funded hike and bike trail is proposed to run along the west side of the Lakemore Plaza property, following a former trolley track, and extend north to Canton Road, Justice has said.

United Rehabilitation Services of Greater Dayton has opened a new clinic to expand its services to Clark and Greene counties.

For Shelby Myers, who has spent a lifetime as a nurse, working on holidays like Easter is more like a family reunion. For many of the residents at Van Wert Manor where Myers is employed, staff members are the only people who celebrate with them on Easter.