Archive for July 10th, 2013
MONTVILLE TWP. — A 33-year-old employee of Fox Meadow Country Club died from electrocution Wednesday while working on a damaged irrigation pipe.
Michael Krebs, of Fairlawn, was found by the club’s golf course superintendent at 1:19 p.m., Montville Police Chief Terry Grice said.
The superintendent had left at 10 a.m. to get parts for the repair.
Grice said …Read More
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for southern Medina County until 4:30 p.m.
Areas included are the city of Wadsworth, Spencer and Westfield townships and the villages of Lodi, Seville, Gloria Glens Park and Chippewa Lake.
A flash flood warning is in effect for the entire county until 9 p.m.
YORK TWP. — Ryan Gallagher’s life changed in four days.
The Buckeye cross country and track standout always had dreamed of …Read More
CLEVELAND — Shooting guard Dion Waiters and center Tyler Zeller are being sent to summer school by the Cavaliers.
Both NBA All-Rookie Team selections will be part of Cleveland’s team at the Las Vegas Summer League, whose roster was announced Tuesday. The annual event takes place from July 12-22 and guarantees each squad at least six …Read More
CANTON — Thanks to Mother Nature, half the field at the Ohio Amateur Championships completed its opening round Tuesday at Brookside Country Club.
Westfield Center’s Parker Hewit was one of 71 golfers to finish play. The remainder of the field will have to wait until 8:30 this morning to finish before the second round begins.
MEDINA — Coaching golf is one of the things that make Mickey McGrath feel whole.
Combine passion with opportunity and Medina found its new girls coach.
The 57-year-old was hired last month to replace the popular Lori Hawkins, who resigned for personal reasons after leading the Bees to their first Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division championship.
“I resigned …Read More
CLEVELAND — Prized prospect Trevor Bauer was considered, but the Indians will go with Triple-A Columbus right-hander Danny Salazar as their starting pitcher Thursday against the Blue Jays.
“He’s always a consideration,” manager Terry Francona said of Bauer, who is 1-2 with a 5.29 ERA in four big league starts and 4-2 with a 4.06 ERA …Read More
CLEVELAND — The Indians got their typical brief outing from right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez. On Tuesday night against Toronto, it was more than adequate.
Jimenez tossed six shutout innings and Cleveland hitters did just enough to open a three-game series with a 3-0 victory over the Blue Jays at Progressive Field.
A Hinckley sculptor and his wife are buying the empty Methodist Church and plan to open a museum and entertainment center in Medina featuring memorabilia from Hollywood’s many Christmas films.
Mark and Dana Klaus — yes, that’s their last name — along with officials of the city, Main Street Medina and the Medina Chamber of Commerce, …Read More
Medina school officials being sued by Superintendent Randy Stepp have filed their response in federal court denying Stepp’s allegations and countersuing him.
Named in the suit are the Medina City School District, along with school board President Karla Robinson and board members Susan Vlcek, Doug Adamczyk and William Grenfell, who are being sued individually.
Treasurer …Read More