Submit your gratitude for Giving Thanks
WARREN - The Tribune Chronicle is continuing its tradition of publishing notes of gratitude for the annual Giving Thanks features over Thanksgiving week.
Good fortune may include things like a steady paycheck, a happy family, a life-changing experience or a special person.
To submit thankful thoughts, use the form published periodically in the Tribune Chronicle and mail to: Tribune Chronicle, attn: Giving Thanks, 240 Franklin St. S.E., Warren OH 44483. Or submit electronically at www.tribtoday.com, click ''VNR: submit your news'' and go to "Giving Thanks"; or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Include your complete name, a phone number (not for publication) and the community in which you reside. Submissions should be limited to 25 words.
Local schools who wish to participate this year are encouraged to send student submissions electronically. After each submission, please list the student's name and grade. Also include the name of the school and community.
Submissions are due at the Tribune Chronicle no later than Nov. 15.
Authorities probe death of 2-month-old
AKRON - Authorities are investigating the death of a 2-month-old infant found dead inside a home in northeast Ohio.
Summit County sheriff's detectives and the county medical examiner's office in Akron are investigating to determine how the infant died and whether any criminal charges will be brought against anyone caring for the child.
The infant was found dead inside the home in Coventry Township on Saturday morning. The Akron Beacon Journal reports that the child's and its family's identity were not immediately released.
Authorities say the infant's family called 911. The baby was unresponsive when authorities arrived. It was not immediately clear how long the infant may have been dead.
Sheriff's Inspector Bill Holland said he could not provide any additional details of the death.
Police: 1 killed, 3 wounded outside bar
CANTON - A man was fatally shot and three people were wounded in a parking lot outside a northeast Ohio bar.
Canton police say 26-year-old Terrell Skinner of Canton was killed outside the Whistle Stop bar early Sunday morning. Police found Skinner with several gunshot wounds to the head and body. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Stark County coroner's office.
Police say three other people were shot and taken to a hospital. Their wounds were not thought to be life-threatening. Authorities say one was shot in the shoulder, another in the leg and a third in the arm.
The police statement says 45-year-old Dwight Ellis of Canton was arrested on charges of aggravated murder and felonious assault. Authorities could not confirm whether Ellis had a lawyer.
Staff, wire reports