Archive for August, 2013
A fight among students at the Medina High School cafeteria Wednesday afternoon sparked a firestorm of rumors on social media.
A post about the fight on the Medina City Schools Outrage Page on Facebook generated more than 100 comments from concerned parents and community members.
The page was created in March as a discussion forum …Read More
CHICAGO — Brian Hoyer finished strong for Cleveland after Jordan Palmer made a case for a job with Chicago — or another team.
Hoyer threw for 307 yards and came on down the stretch after Palmer dominated the first half, leading Cleveland to an 18-16 victory over Chicago on Thursday night.
Hoyer was intercepted twice. …Read More
BRUNSWICK — The official start of fall is still about three weeks away, but Mapleside Farms is kicking off its fall festivities early: Pumpkin Village opens today.
“Traditionally, we kicked off the Pumpkin Village with our Johnny Appleseed Festival, but that’s in two weeks and we wanted to do something a little earlier,” owner Greg Clement …Read More
Something will be missing tonight in the Kenneth Dukes Stadium press box when the Medina football team opens the 2013 season by hosting Brunswick.
More accurately, two very generous, knowledgeable, hard-working and well-liked people will not be present.
MEDINA — Medina County Democratic Chairman John Welker has been named to fill a vacant seat on the Medina County Board of Elections.
County Democrats nominated him to the post Tuesday night. Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted will make the appointment.
The county party’s executive committee met to fill the seat left vacant by Democrat Don …Read More
A new FirstEnergy substation is online at Wadsworth Road near Interstate 71 in Montville Township.
The $2.1 million substation was built to enhance service …Read More
ATLANTA — Brian McCann hit a three-run homer, Kris Medlen pitched seven scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves completed a sweep of the Indians with a 3-1 victory Thursday night.
McCann went deep in the third after Justin Upton kept the inning going with a two-out single. Upton had to leave the game in the …Read More
Wednesday, Aug. 21
12:33 p.m. — 500 block Great Oaks Drive, theft reported.
5:32 p.m. — 200 block E. Bergey St., dogs at large, owner cited.
7:33 p.m. — Vernon L. Brown, 43, 418 Durling Drive, Wadsworth, turned himself in at the station on a warrant for assault from the Medina County Sheriff’s Office.
7:34 p.m. — Christopher …Read More
David Lahr was born July 15, 1957. David, a Loving Dad to Mike and Dan (Kalye), Caring Husband to Connie, and Loyal Friend, went to join His Lord in Heaven Wednesday, August 28, 2013. He will be greatly missed by All who knew him.
Family and friends may call Saturday, August 31, 2013, from 9 to …Read More
Robert C. McMillen, 89, of Western Reserve Masonic Community Medina, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, August 26, 2013. He was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio, to George and Dorothy (nee Reigner) on November 8, 1923.
Robert served during WWII with the United States Army, 503rd Parachute Infantry. He married Betty Jo (nee Craven). Robert …Read More