April 18, 2014

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Complete listing of Medina County Fair results

2013 Medina County Fair Results (Click on category name to see results) Junior Fair Rabbits Sheep Swine Small pet animal projects Goats Pygmy goats Public Speaking Still Exhibits Poultry Dairy Dairy Beef Horses Non-Livestock State Fair Senior Fair Beef Dairy Dairy goats Sheep Draft horse-pony Agriculture products Wine Culinary arts Home cooking Flowers Sewing Dog Read More…

Roundup: Oden signs with Miami

Greg Oden has taken his physical, done some house hunting in South Florida and signed on the dotted line. Nearly four years after he last played, he’s officially back in the NBA. The former No. 1 overall pick from Ohio State signed a contract with the two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat on Wednesday, the Read More…

Brunswick cycling team rides for MS Society

Tori Peters, 13, leads Brunswick’s “We’re MAD” team out of the starting area during the annual Pedal to the Point ride from Brunswick to Sandusky on Saturday. (PHOTO PROVIDED)

A team of 81 people from Brunswick participated in the annual Pedal to the Point ride to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The We’re MAD (Making A Difference) team served as the host for the start and conclusion of the 150-mile ride. In all, 2,200 bikers arrived in Brunswick Saturday morning to participate. The Read More…

Golf: McIlroy looking for kid who won PGA

PITTSFORD, N.Y. — The curls no longer spilled from under his cap, a big change for Rory McIlroy. Prompted to reveal the rest of his free haircut, he removed his hat and wild brown locks sprang to life. “Still a little bit on the top,” he said Wednesday with an easy smile. Only then did Read More…

Who wants to live to be 120?

Ninety birthdays maybe, but not 120: Americans hope to stretch out life expectancy another decade or so, but they’re ambivalent, even skeptical, about a fountain of youth. A new poll by the Pew Research Center explores attitudes about a scientific quest: Creating treatments that one day might slow the aging process and let people live Read More…

OSU football: Miller cleared of breaking NCAA bylaws

COLUMBUS — After an investigation, Ohio State has determined star quarterback Braxton Miller did not profit from the sale of items he signed at a Big Ten preseason kickoff luncheon. Athletic director Gene Smith said Wednesday the university talked to Miller after someone offered autographs and signed memorabilia for sale online without the junior’s knowledge. Read More…

Knapp new assistant principal at Highland

Carrie Knapp

GRANGER TWP. — Carrie Knapp became assistant principal at Highland High School on Aug. 1. She replaced Ray Braunscheidel, who accepted a position outside the district. Knapp, who lives in Wadsworth, has served as an English teacher at Wadsworth High school for the last 13 years. She has served as chairwoman of the English Language Read More…

Girls tennis: Dunbar set to carry on family tradition

A new era is beginning in Medina County girls high school tennis. Four-time Gazette MVP Ali Garrity graduated from Medina and took her talents to Siena College, but 14-year-old Cloverleaf freshman Emily Dunbar is expected to step right in as the best player in the county. Dunbar, ranked among the top 100 14-and-under players in Read More…

Convicted sex offender wants verdict reversed

Steven Porter

A 26-year-old Seville man convicted last year of molesting a 13-year-old girl said Wednesday the verdict should be reversed because his attorney failed to represent him properly. Prosecutors said Steven E. Porter, of 91 High St., gave the girl alcohol after a wedding party in August 2011, and the girl’s brother woke up to find Read More…

Tribe: Kluber’s season may not be over

CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber is expected to miss at least a month with a right finger sprain, but the Indians are confident the right-hander will pitch again before the regular season is complete. It took Kluber’s rotation mate Zach McAllister seven weeks to recover from a similar injury, but the diagnosis is that Kluber’s ailment Read More…