Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
Once again this April, Life Connection of
Ohio, conducted its annual 24-hour Donate Life Sit-In. During this round-the-clock event, featured
on WTOL 11 and Toledonewsnow.com, transplant recipients, donor family members,
living donors and other supporters made sure the Green Chair did not go
The purpose of this is to encourage people to
register as organ and tissue donors.
There are more than 120,000 people on the
National Transplant Waiting List, 3,500 from Ohio. Another person is added to the waiting list
every 10 minutes.
If you sign up for organ and tissue donation,
your gift will enhance the lives of 8 organ recipients and 50 more people
through tissue donation. It is simple to
become a donor. Contact Life Connection
of Ohio at 419.893.1618 for details. You
can be assured that someone, somewhere, will have his or her life changed by
your generous and loving gift.