Archive for September 4th, 2013
Mike Perry | The Gazette
SULLIVAN TWP. — It wasn’t exactly a win-win situation, but Black River coach Courtney Dieter wasn’t going to complain.
Clearview coach David Dorinski got some of his yonger players varsity experience while Dieter saw her team win a set off the Clippers in Clearview’s 25-16, 25-23, 19-25, 25-10 Patriot Athletic Conference victory.
“We …Read More
MEDINA — Medina County’s Medicaid office is upgrading its computer system to handle a possible increase in people eligible for the program next year.
Mead Wilkins, the director of Medina County Job and Family Services, said the Affordable Care Act — known as ObamaCare — allocated federal dollars to pay for 90 percent of the cost …Read More
COLUMBUS — Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby thought long and hard last winter about whether he wanted to jump into the NFL Draft or come back for his fourth season with the Buckeyes.
He decided to return. Then a skirmish in an Indiana bar led to a one-game suspension.
Now the All-Big Ten performer is …Read More
BEREA — Billy Cundiff will replace Phil Dawson again.
This time, he hopes it lasts longer than five games.
Cundiff agreed to a one-year contract with the Browns on Tuesday after a competition with Giorgio Tavecchio. He will join the team for practice today and kick Sunday in the season opener against Miami at FirstEnergy Stadium.
To …Read More
The Alferio quintuplets have a great way to get around — a stroller built for six.
Anyone traveling around Medina’s west side this summer may have caught a glimpse of one …Read More
MEDINA TWP. — No. 6 man Eric Bator stuck his final approach within 8 feet. As he lined up over his birdie putt, his Brunswick teammates held their breath.
When the right-to-left bender found the bottom of the cup Tuesday, a celebration ensued just off the ninth green at Bunker Hill Golf Course.
CLEVELAND — Ubaldo Jimenez set an early tone Tuesday night that, no matter how hard the Indians tried, they couldn’t erase.
With Jimenez offering up another brief but brilliant outing, Cleveland overcame offensive inefficiencies and a hiccup from closer Chris Perez to outlast Baltimore 4-3 and even the series between wild-card contenders at a game apiece.
Nothing …Read More
The Medina school board is grappling with how to protect student privacy while trying to quell rumors on social media.
On Tuesday, the board discussed during a work session how to respond to the community after an incident at the high school sparked discussion and rumors online.
Last Wednesday, a 16-year-old Medina High School student was charged …Read More
Janice D. Bigley, 77, of Medina, passed away Sunday, September 1, 2013, at Hospice of Medina County. She was born March 27, 1936, in Lodi, to Dale T. and Bernice Allen Dull and was a Lodi High School graduate.
She was a lifetime resident of Medina County and had resided in Lodi for the past 40 …Read More
COLUMBUS — The Cleveland man serving a life sentence for kidnapping three women and raping them in his home for a decade hanged himself in his prison cell, officials said Wednesday in another startling twist in the case that horrified and transfixed the city.
Ariel Castro, 53, was found hanging around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday at the …Read More