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Dominique Williams (left) a sixth grade student at Litchfield Middle School, smiles as school custodian David Dyer explains how he performed the Heimlich maneuver on her when Williams started choking on some granola, during an interview at the school on Friday, in Akron. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
David Dyer (right) a custodian at Litchfield Middle School, talks about how he performed the Heimlich maneuver on sixth grade student Dominique Williams when she started choking on some granola, during an interview at the school on Friday in Akron. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
GUILFORD TWP.: John Burton and his brother rolled into River Styx Park about 6 a.m. Saturday to catch perhaps the biggest prize at the annual Youth Fishing Derby — a wide area of flat rocks on the water’s edge and a place to hoist an awning for about 13 family members who attend the contest every year.