November 28, 2015


Truck hauling shingles overturns on Route 3

The driver of this overturned semitrailer said a distracted driver was to blame for his vehicle going into a ditch Tuesday morning on state Route 3 in Seville. The driver was not injured. (GAZETTE PHOTO BY DAN POMPILI)

SEVILLE — A semitrailer driver said a distracted motorist is to blame for his rig rolling over in a ditch along state Route 3 Tuesday morning. John Rainey, 59, of Seward, Pa., said he tried to pass a slow-moving car with its hazard lights flashing while headed south on the state highway about 11 a.m. Read More…

Girls golf: Highland’s Schuld steals show

Hallie Schuld

MASSILLON — The only thing more blistering than the unseasonably warm 70-degree weather Tuesday was Hallie Schuld’s number on the scoreboard. The Highland girls golf team’s No. 5 was the breakthrough star of the Legends of Massillon Division I District with a 6-over-par 78, helping the Hornets (318) qualify for the Oct. 18-19 state tournament Read More…

Board of elections makes another pitch for larger space

Medina County Board of Elections members say they are confident their choice of a new home will win the approval of county commissioners. The elections board has been eyeing 3800 Stonegate Drive in Medina Township since last year, but the commissioners rejected that proposal in December, saying it was too expensive. The county’s election offices Read More…

Cheryle Ann Considine

Cheryle Ann Considine, 65, passed away Friday, October 4, 2013. She was a resident of Brunswick. She was a school teacher who enjoyed children. She was preceded in death by her parents. Friends may join the family for a graveside service Friday, October 11, 2013 at 10 A.M. at Holy Cross Cemetery, 14609 Brookpark Road, Read More…

Kathleen Westphal

Kathleen Westphal, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013. Carlson Funeral Home, Brunswick, is handling arrangements.

John J.”Jack” Myers


John J. “Jack” Myers, 86, died peacefully Thursday, October 3, 2013, at Samaritan Care Center in Medina. He was born October 5, 1926 in Orrville, to John H. Myers and Jennie (nee Scott). He attended Orville Schools and graduated class of 1944. John served in the Philippines during WWII and shortly after returning, married Margaret Read More…

Nicholas John Griffor, III


Nicholas John Griffor, III “Uncle Nick”, 72, of Medina, passed away Friday, October 4, 2013. Nick married his beloved wife of 57 ½ years, Joyce, on May 13, 1961 after meeting in school at age 14. Nick enjoyed games and was the “head potentate” in Crib and loved competing with Joyce in Scrabble for 50 Read More…

Nelson Lee Repp


Nelson Lee Repp, 71, of Seville, died peacefully Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at the Hospice of Medina Care Center, following a brief illness. Nelson was born November 22, 1941 in Lodi, to the late Marvin and Clara (Travis) Repp and married Gathie Lee Young on June 16, 1963. She survives. He was a 1960 graduate Read More…