Archive for August 2nd, 2013
AKRON — So much for course knowledge.
Webb Simpson, playing his first competitive round at Firestone Country Club, shot a 6-under 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the Bridgestone Invitational.
It all came down to trust.
“Well, I knew it all through my caddie (Paul Tesori), who’s been here so many years,” …Read More
CLEVELAND — Justin Masterson has never looked more like an ace.
After an up-and-down first half that certainly featured more peaks than valleys, the right-hander has turned it up, winning all three of his starts since the All-Star break, while posting a 1.28 ERA (four earned runs over 28 innings).
Masterson, who got his 13th …Read More
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 that are …Read More
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 of …Read More
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 Lane, resident reported her son, …Read More
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 farming …Read More
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 grandkids …Read More
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, until …Read More