Former Kent State men's basketball player John Collver (left), who turned 90 on Feb. 27, stands with current Golden Flashes men's basketball head coach Rob Senderoff. Collver played for KSU from 1948-50 and is one of three remaining surviving members of the 1948-50 men's basketball teams.
Cuyahoga Falls resident Hattie Louise (Bennett) Hawley is now a centenarian. She does not drink or smoke and credits vitamins, God's grace and "staying away from doctors" for her good health.Mayor Don L. Robart declared Oct. 19 as "Hattie Hawley Day" in Cuyahoga Falls.
Jean (Donnet) and David Wright of Cuyahoga Falls celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a small family party on July 3. The couple both graduated from Cuyahoga Falls High School, where David (known as "Big Dave" at 6'6'') was the center on the basketball team.