Archive for May 24th, 2013
BEREA — Brandon Weeden and his wife, Melanie, have important plans for Memorial Day Weekend. They’re back in Oklahoma to help with the cleanup following the tornado that devastated Moore.
“It actually went right through my wife’s hometown,” Weeden said Thursday after practice. “Fourth Street, the path they keep talking about, my mother-in-law lives on Main, …Read More
Two men were hurt following a brief rush-hour police chase that ended in a crash on state Route 18 Thursday morning in Montville Township.
Montville Police Chief Terry Grice said the chase started at 8:03 a.m. on Montville Drive.
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Staff and wire reports
Most large and medium-sized cities in Ohio lost population over the past two years, even as many cities across the country saw gains, according to new U.S. census numbers released Thursday.
The figures show …Read More
From “Shrek the Musical” to Taylor Swift, enchantment will be the theme of this year’s Showtime, Medina High School’s annual end-of-the-year …Read More
Staff and wire reports
Ohio’s elections chief said Thursday a first-of-its-kind statewide review found instances of voter fraud in the battleground state during last year’s presidential election but not rampant abuses.
Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted said the investigation he ordered in January of Ohio’s 88 county elections boards resulted in 135 potential cases being referred …Read More
Part of what makes Medina County beautiful is its natural landscape — the wooded areas, lakes and creeks. But 15 dams in the county are ranked high risk by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
“It doesn’t mean the structure is unsafe or dangerous, just that there would be a high impact if there was a …Read More
Thursday, May 16
1:52 p.m. — 1st block Park Center Blvd., weapon found and reported to police.
Friday, May 17
4:38 p.m. — Erica T. Barton-Muth, 27, 515½ Main St., Wadsworth, arrested and charged with theft in 1100 block Williams Reserve Blvd.
5:25 p.m. — 200 block Park Center Blvd., theft from a motor vehicle reported.
9:27 p.m. — …Read More
Steven A. Kovach, Sr. was happiest when he was with his family. On May 12, 2013, Steve was surrounded by family as he went to Heaven. He left this earth far too soon, but began his eternity in the arms of Christ and his loved ones who have gone before him.
Steve was preceded in eternal …Read More