Archive for August 16th, 2013
Depth wins championships, and Medina girls soccer coach Doug Coreno knows first hand. A host of standouts — many of which are still playing collegiately — helped the Bees capture the 2009 Division I state championship.
With 17 letterwinners, including 10 starters, returning this fall, optimism is high. The Bees are loaded with talent …Read More
Top draft choice Barkevious Mingo was kept at the Cleveland Clinic for a second night Friday so doctors could observe his bruised lung.
Change-of-pace running back Dion Lewis will need surgery on his broken left fibula and could miss the season.
Right guard Jason Pinkston is expected to miss the start of the regular season …Read More
Rookie Garrett Gilkey, a seventh-round draft pick from Division II Chadron State, is the starting right guard.
At least for now.
Starter Shawn Lauvao is out for the start of the regular season following ankle surgery, and replacement Jason Pinkston is expected to be sidelined for the early part of the season after suffering a …Read More
Browns rookie Barkevious Mingo spends Friday night in hospital; Dion Lewis will have surgery on broken leg
Top draft choice Barkevious Mingo was kept at the Cleveland Clinic for a second night Friday so doctors could observe his bruised lung. Change-of-pace running back Dion Lewis will need surgery on his broken left fibula and could miss the season. Right …
Backers of an Ohio bill to effectively ban abortions after the first detectable fetal heartbeat are declaring Round 2 in what is probably an uphill fight.
Several state lawmakers said Thursday they are reintroducing the so-called “heartbeat bill,” which could prohibit abortions from being performed as early as six weeks into pregnancy. It failed to clear …Read More
Elizabeth Kuhr | The Gazette
On Aug. 25, First Baptist Church of Spencer will rejoice by celebrating its 175th birthday.
“It’s unique that this church has been around that long,” said Jackie Mullet, the ministry’s secretary and pastor’s wife. “We thought we’d do something special.”
The preseason is full of predictions. So-called experts give their two cents about what will be happen in the upcoming season based on the previous year and educated guessing.
Medina boys soccer coach Mark Malikowski doesn’t get caught up in any of that mid-August noise. He knows about the talent he has back from a team …Read More
Medina Municipal Court Clerk Nancy Abbott is the new chairwoman of the Medina County Republican Party.
Abbott was elected by a unanimous vote at Wednesday’s executive committee meeting.
“Right now, I’m surprised and I’m excited about the future of our party,” Abbott said. “I have big shoes to fill, because Kevin Dunn did …Read More
CLEVELAND — Bernie Kosar gave his legion of loyal fans another reason to love him Thursday night.
He gave his critics another reason to bash him.
After a week of taking shots from St. Louis coach Jeff …Read More
The fourth annual South Court Street “Twilight Stroll” historic home tour in Medina will feature eight restored homes, one apartment and a home that has yet to be restored.
“The tours have made South Court a recognizable, distinct neighborhood,” said Dave Edmonds, president of the South Court Historic Neighborhood Association, which sponsors the yearly event.