Archive for November, 2012
SEVILLE — A 17-year-old Wooster male was flown to the hospital by emergency helicopter Wednesday following a head-on crash with a delivery truck on state Route 3 near Hazelwood Drive.
Clay Blair was traveling north in a 2004 Kia Optima on state Route 3 at 2:39 p.m. Wednesday and veered left colliding with a 2003 International …Read More
Sandra (Reiter) Pollick, of West Salem, passed away at the age of 71, Sunday, November 25, 2012. She was born August 29, 1941 in Cleveland, and was the daughter of the late Murray “Bob” and Margaret Reiter of Brook Park.
She was a member of the American Legion Post 499 Auxiliary of West Salem, Fraternal Order …Read More
Larry Edward Duyzer, 65, of Norwalk, passed away peacefully and surrounded with love Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Stein Hospice care in Sandusky. A long time resident of Brunswick. He was the son of the late Peter and Virginia (nee Rainey) Duyzer.
He is survived and missed by his fiancee, Cathy M. Rieth of 16 years …Read More
Kathleen Sullivan (nee Sutton), 69, of Medina, passed away Monday, November 26, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. Born April 10, 1943 in Atlanta, Georgia, she has been a long-time resident of Medina, living in Richmond Heights, Ohio, La Costa and Escondido, California.
Kathleen was an active member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, serving …Read More
MEDINA — Most pollsters say high voter turnout favors Democrats — not so in Medina County.
Earlier this month, more than 73 percent of registered voters cast ballots in Medina County — well above the state average. But the county voted heavily for Republican challenger Mitt Romney over President Barack Obama.
More than 55 percent …Read More
COLUMBUS — Ohio hunters killed 24 percent more deer on the first day of gun season this year compared to last year.
The Columbus Dispatch reported that hunters took 29,297 white-tailed deer on Monday, the first day of the week-long gun season. That was a significant increase over the number killed during a soaking rain …Read More
WADSWORTH — Neighbors saved an elderly man trapped inside his burning house Tuesday morning.
Justin Bell and his fiancee, Kayla Dukes, were driving by the home at 463 Wolf Ave. shortly before noon when they noticed smoke pouring out of the house.
CANTON — A northeast Ohio man accused of making fun of a young girl with cerebral palsy has been sentenced to a month in jail.
Canton Municipal Judge John A. Poulos ordered the maximum sentence for 43-year-old William Bailey, who pleaded no contest Tuesday to reduced misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and aggravated menacing.
The (Canton) Repository …Read More
CLEVELAND — Cavaliers rookie Dion Waiters was part of a double technical when he exchanged words with former Cleveland guard Shannon Brown in the third quarter.
Fellow rookie Tyler Zeller got a foul and 34-year-old veteran Jermaine O’Neal received a “T” after they got tangled up in the fourth period.
MEDINA — Connie Gardner will warm up for what she hopes is a record-setting “Run Across America” by doing a “Run Across Ohio.”
The 49-year-old Medina resident will start a 242-mile trek Thursday at Cleveland Browns Stadium and finish it Sunday at Cincinnati’s Paul Brown Stadium, meaning she will average slightly more than 60 miles per …Read More