Sharon Leitch, right, representing the Albion Chamber of Commerce, presents a donation check to Albion Park Department Superintendent Casey Myers for the town’s fireworks fund. This year’s fireworks show is scheduled for July 1. To date, approximately $4,000 of the $8,000 annual cost has bee…

ALBION — It’s been quite the year — even by first-year business standards — at the Fox Den, Albion’s coffee shop located just to the east of Orange Street on East Main Street.

CHURUBUSCO — Central Noble sophomore Ella Zolman swept the 100- and 200-meter dash events at last week’s Northeaster Conference Conference Meet.

LAGRANGE — Central Noble’s baseball team led area teams in the Lakeland Invitational Saturday with a second-place finish.

ALBION — Kay Craig, executive director at the Arc Noble County Foundations, looked out over the crowd of business leaders gathered for the annual Albion Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting on ThursdayApril 28 and started pointing out connections.