November 1, 2014

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Energized Grizzlies beat perfect Panthers

BARBERTON — Wadsworth’s boys basketball team opened the second day of the third annual K. Jack Greynolds Memorial Classic in style Saturday with a dramatic 74-70 win over undefeated Norton. The game, however, didn’t really swing in the Grizzlies’ favor until the second half. In the first half, the Grizzlies (4-5) merely played decent basketball Read More…

Prep basketball roundup: Pirates cruise by Pats as Calhoun drops in 30

ELYRIA — Chelsey Calhoun had a monster game Saturday to help lift Black River’s girls basketball team to a 62-42 non-league win over Elyria Open Door Christian. The 5-foot-8 senior forward was stellar, scoring a career-high 30 points, grabbing 16 rebounds and snatching eight steals. Her play was critical to the Pirates (3-9), who pulled Read More…

Browns notes: Cribbs races past Brown

CLEVELAND — Jim Brown is still known as the greatest Browns player of all-time, but he no longer holds one of the franchise’s oldest records. Joshua Cribbs gained 192 all-purpose yards Sunday in Cleveland’s 20-7 win over San Francisco, allowing him to break Brown’s single-season team mark set 44 years ago. Cribbs finished the campaign Read More…

Betty L. Henry

Betty L. Henry left this Earth and all who loved her at the tender age of 76 on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007. She was born in Kokomo, Ind., on June 25, 1931. She was raised in Medina and resided in Elyria in her later years. She worked most of her life as a private duty Read More…

Mary L. Houston

Mary L. Houston, 82, of Lodi, passed away Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007, at Meadowview Care Center in Seville. She was born July 22, 1925, in Alliance to Alfred and Anna Zurburgg Krahling. She married Duane Houston on April 3, 1954, and resided in Lodi most of her life. She was a registered nurse and the Read More…

Donald D. Knotek

Donald Dale Knotek, 52, passed away Friday, Dec. 28, 2007. He was born in Garfield Heights and resided in Medina. He owned and operated Medina Custom & Vinyl. Donald was always there for his family and enjoyed many things in his life, including vintage and muscle cars, and boating. He will be missed greatly by Read More…

Rodney C. Veverka

Rodney Chris Veverka (aka R.C. Cook), 59, a lifetime resident of Medina, passed away Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, in Barberton. He was born Dec. 20, 1948, in Cleveland. Rod was an avid musician and sportsman and loved spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Helen (nee Cook) of Read More…

Edward J. Yugulis

Edward J. Yugulis, 85, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, at Hospice at The Inn at Medina. He was born in Cleveland and was a resident of Medina County for more than 50 years. He was employed at North America Manufacturing in the engineering department for more than 30 years. Edward enjoyed reading and was Read More…

Blood, sweat and cheers

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LEFT: Cody Adams, a senior wrestler at Harrison High School west of Cincinnati, gets treatment for a scalp cut during his 171-pound semifinal match against Andy Jenkins, a senior from Woodridge High in Summit County, at Saturday’s Grizzly Invitational Tournament at Wadsworth High School. An official said Adams suffered the cut from Jenkins’ headgear when Read More…

Evans’ book asks ‘Does God Ever Speak through Cats?’

Being a cat lover and the owner of two feisty felines, Magic and Mystery, and also believing “God works in mysterious ways,” I was intrigued when a review booklist offered “Does God Ever Speak through Cats?” by David Evans. If I think about my two, since they spend a lot of time meditating, I would Read More…