Archive for May, 2013
WADSWORTH — A Guilford Township woman who pleaded guilty to neglecting more than two dozen horses and donkeys was fined $250 and placed on five years probation Wednesday.
Wadsworth Municipal Judge Stephen B. McIlvaine also barred Tori Wilfred “from owning, keeping or living on premises with any equines.”
McIlvaine suspended two 30-day jail sentences.
Wilfred, 43, of 3835 …Read More
MEDINA — A 22-year-old Sharon Township Fire Department emergency medical technician convicted of helping a teenage girl run away to Florida is scheduled to be sentenced July 8.
Maxwell D. Leibsla, of 3687 Knots Landing, Montville Township, pleaded no contest May 23 to interference with custody, a fifth-degree felony, punishable by up to a year in …Read More
MEDINA — A Brunswick Hills Township man was convicted Tuesday of attacking a 43-year-old Chippewa Lake woman with a baseball bat in December.
Brandon M. Ward, 19, of 4086 Boston Road, Lot 19, pleaded guilty to aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony, and second-degree felonious assault. A second charge of aggravated burglary and two counts of kidnapping, …Read More
MEDINA — A Lodi man was sentenced Tuesday to four years in prison after pleading guilty to assault.
William D. Walsh, 36, of 515 LaVista West Road, pleaded guilty to aggravated burglary and kidnapping, first-degree felonies.
Medina County Common Pleas Judge James L. Kimbler sentenced Walsh to four years in prison on each of the …Read More
HARRISVILLE TWP. — Ohio Highway Patrol troopers seized about $6,200 worth of marijuana Saturday on Interstate 71.
Troopers stopped a 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan with an Ohio registration at 10:40 a.m. for speeding in …Read More
Monday, May 20
8 a.m. — 4000 block Mapes Drive, a wallet reported stolen from inside a vehicle.
Friday, May 24
11:15 a.m. — A teenager cited for disorderly conduct and drug abuse after neighbors complained he was throwing smoke bombs out of his car near Pearl Road and Shenandoah Parkway. An officer stopped the car on …Read More
Tasula “Tess” Shirk Rice, 87, formerly of Spencer, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia, where she had resided the past year. She was born December 19, 1925 in Canton, to Elias and Helen (Valagsky) Psomas and had resided in Spencer before moving to Florida in 2000.
Tess was retired after working 25 years …Read More
Lois Soss, 78, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 29, 2013. She was born June 16, 1934 to Anthony and Theresa (nee Sheehan) Thomas in St. Boniface, Pennsylvania.
Lois was known for her competitive nature and spirit. She enjoyed playing golf at Brunswick Hills Golf Course, bowling, coaching youth softball and playing board and card games.
Lois is …Read More
BRUNSWICK — The Medina County OVI Task Force arrested two people Saturday afternoon during a sobriety checkpoint — but neither was arrested at the checkpoint.
Brunswick police Lt. Brian Ohlin said both people were arrested by officers in the area surrounding the 1200 block of Pearl Road, where the checkpoint was conducted.
One driver, Jack …Read More
Medina softball pitcher Megan Paradise throws a fastball, screwball, curve, drop, change and rise.
Except for the rise, which is not quite game ready, she’ll throw any pitch at any time — but only if catcher Maria Vanadia, who calls all the pitches, gives her the sign.