September 21, 2014

Medina
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Volunteers needed to decorate trees for Akron Children Hospital’s Holiday Tree Festival

The Volunteers of Akron Children’s Hospital invite individuals and organizations to decorate a tree, wreath or miniature for the 2007 Holiday Tree Festival from November 17 to 25 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron. All professional and amateur decorators are welcomed, including interior designers, businesses, youth groups, schools, churches and individuals. Prizes will Read More…

Delcie Pound lives adventurous life

“A secretary doesn’t have adventures, she has experiences.” The very vibrant 90-year-old Delcie Pound could expand that statement to include her whole life. She has worked in retail, agriculture, education, manufacturing, as a seamstress and for the government. And that is just the tip of the iceberg. Pound did it all, from working in a Read More…

Edith D. Batke

Edith Dorothy Batke, 97, of Hinckley Township, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, in Medina. She was born May 30, 1910, in Cleveland. Mrs. Batke was a secretary for the Cleveland Veterans Administration for 10 years. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and Hinckley Historical Society. She is survived by Read More…

Kids for the Congo

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MEDINA — It started out as a small gesture to help people halfway across the world. But as word got out about 12 Medina children trying to raise money for an ambulance to donate to a Congolese village, the idea grew into a community effort. “We were hoping that we would raise $50,” said Tessa Read More…

Russell W. Boughter

Russell W. Boughter, 68, of Medina, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at Akron General Medical Center. He was born June 30, 1939, in Lebanon, Pa., to Samuel and Mary Boughter. He resided in Medina County for the past 35 years. Russell was a retired welder from General Motors, Elyria. He was a past vice Read More…

Carl J. Fuderer

Carl Joseph Fuderer passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, after witnessing nearly a century of life in America. He was born April 1, 1917. He and his wife were longtime residents of Middleburg Heights and later of Chatham Township. He worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps, then became a master carpenter. Mr. Fuderer’s legacy Read More…

Carey A. Haney

Carey Ann Haney, 42, of Brunswick, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, in Middleburg Heights. She was born Feb. 4, 1965, in Longmont, Colo. Mrs. Haney was a homemaker. She was a member of Brunswick Eagles 3505 and loved craft projects. Mrs. Haney is survived by her husband of 19 years, James W. of Brunswick; Read More…

20 convictions in animal cruelty case

WADSWORTH — The woman who had 28 horses seized from her Harrisville Township property in May was convicted on all 20 counts of animal cruelty against her late Thursday after a two-day trial in Wadsworth Municipal Court. Patricia Brooks, 53, of Ashland, will be sentenced Oct. 9 on the second-degree misdemeanor charges in Municipal Judge Read More…

Wadsworth police log

- An officer saw a car turn onto High Street from Great Oaks Trail without signaling Tuesday. After he pulled over driver Russell Moughler, 45, of 144 State St., the officer reportedly found drug paraphernalia. Moughler was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing official business. – Residents in the 230 block of Baird Read More…

Bank robbery suspect charged in two counties

MEDINA — The Guilford Township man accused of holding up Citizen’s Charter One Bank this month faces a robbery charge here and aggravated robbery charges in Stark County. Raymond A. Shaffer, 29, of 3481 Blake Road, Guilford Township, was charged with a second-degree felony count of robbery following a preliminary hearing in Medina Municipal Court Read More…