Movies will sizzle this summer
k MASTER YODA, above, may be small, but he packs a lot of punch in "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith." Check out Entertainment Extra for a list of hot summer movies.
Taft keeps trying
k VOTERS' DECISION to reject a $500 million bond issue that would have paid for high-technology initiatives has not dissuaded Gov. Bob Taft. A Vindicator editorial applauds the governor's efforts.
Cancer in children
k MELANOMA, the deadliest form of skin cancer, is generally associated with adults. However, more children are being diagnosed with the disease.
Medicaid cut puts Kirtz school at risk
k PARENTS of a teenage girl are proud of her accomplishments at Leonard Kirtz school, which is run by Mahoning County Board of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities. However, they fear a federal cut in Medicaid will reduce programs at the school.
Airbus takes off ...
k THE AIRBUS A380 took its first flight Wednesday. The world's largest passenger aircraft flew for four hours, but many are skeptical whether there will be demand for the plane.
... and may build here
k THE MAHONING VALLEY is vying for a multimillion-dollar Airbus plant. Even though the company is looking for a city with a deep-water port, local officials say the Valley is not ruled out.
Making his move
k AN OUTSTANDING YSU basketball player is switching sports, preparing to suit up for Friday's Red & amp; White spring football game.