Howard Willens was in town last week with a new book. The OPRF High School grad, class of 1949, was a member of the Warren Commission (see LifeLines, page 32) and, just in time for the 50th anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination (this Friday), has written a book about his experiences investigating the murder, titled, History Will Prove Us Right.
Next year Simmie Cobbs will attend Purdue and spend his weekends playing football for the Boilermakers. The senior wide receiver offered the following description of OPRF football coach John Hoerster's motivational techniques:
There are two Cofskys sitting at the District 200 school board table in case you didn't know. Tom Cofsky was elected in April. This semester, his son Joey will have a seat at table as the Student Council representative.