February 8, 2016


Residents: Medina School District lacks communication

MEDINA — Residents offered Medina Schools ways it could improve communicating with the public, including board agendas in advance of meetings and timely news updates. Jeanne Hurt, the district’s community relations director, hosted two meetings asking for public feedback Thursday. “We do have critical issues that we’re faced with, but we also have great things Read More…

Tribe Thursday: Streak hits eight with 6-1 victory over White Sox

Cleveland starter Justin Masterson won his third game since the All-Star break. (AP PHOTO)

CLEVELAND — The Indians abandoned their penchant for dramatics on Thursday afternoon at Progressive Field, but the end result was the same. Getting another big game from red-hot bench player Ryan Raburn and a quality outing from ace Justin Masterson, the Indians powered their way past the White Sox 6-1 to complete a four-game sweep Read More…

Wadsworth police log for Aug. 2

Wadsworth police Thursday, July 25 8:25 a.m. — 400 block Rolling Hills Drive, vandalism reported. Friday, July 26 11:56 p.m. — 1000 block High St., Anthony J. Simko, 18, Doylestown, charged with operating a vehicle while impaired, and underage consumption. Kyle J. Archer, 20, Barberton, charged with underage consumption. 1:09 p.m. — 600 block Whippoorwill Read More…

Virgil Frase


Virgil D. Frase, 79, of Litchfield, passed onto his heavenly home Wednesday, July 31, 2013. He was born September 25, 1933 in Barberton, to the late Virgil and Ruth Frase. Virgil was a lifelong resident of Medina County. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Virgil had been a mail carrier for 30 years and continued Read More…

Robert William Lambert


Robert William Lambert, 76, of Ney, Ohio, passed away quickly in the woods, doing what he enjoyed on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at his residence. Robert retired from Johns Manville in 1999, after 43 years of service. He enjoyed farming, traveling, spending time with family and an occasional game of Blackjack. Bob loved watching his Read More…

Mary Jane Jackson


Mary Jane Jackson (nee Twining), a Lafayette Township resident for more than 60 years, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2013, following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Jackson was born in Spencer, in 1924, to Lewis and Lavilla Twining, both deceased. She was a graduate of Wellington High School, and worked for Wright’s Jewelry Store in Wellington, Read More…