November 29, 2014

Medina
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Carole Ann Deland Putkonen

Carole Ann Deland Putkonen, 67, passed away Friday, October 17, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Carole was born December 27, 1945 to the late Melvin and Darlene (Nienhauser) Deland. She and her husband, Martti, have owned and operated the Avon Animal & Bird Hospital since 1973. Not only was Carole a breeder of champion Read More…

Dean Arthur Langworthy

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Dean Langworthy, 64, of Chicago, Illinois, died at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, after a prolonged illness. Dean was born in Alma, Michigan and spent early years in Flint, Michigan; high school and college years were spent in Tucson, Arizona. He graduated from the University of Arizona with a BA degree in education in 1971, Read More…

Trying to hold onto their Heritage

Students and parents at Heritage Elementary School in Medina sent a very literal message about how much they love their school on Friday afternoon. They gathered around the front of the school, joined hands and shouted, “Save our heritage.” Then, they piled into minivans decked out in green and yellow streamers to complete what organizers Read More…

Fortney carries load

Buckeye's Trevor Thome tries to break away from Wellington's Max Carevic during the first quarter Friday night at Wellington. (JUDD SMERGLIA / GAZETTE)

Dan Brown The Gazette WELLINGTON — If Cody Fortney had blue ink on his hand Friday night, the majority of Wellington’s defense would look like smurfs. The Buckeye running back stiff-armed through Dukes in the second half to help the Bucks to a hard-fought 28-21 Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division victory. Despite the soggy surface Read More…

Hornets keep rolling along

Rick Noland The Gazette GRANGER TWP. — Disregard the final score. The Highland football team was totally dominant when it wanted to be Friday night, rolling to a 45-20 Suburban League victory over Green. The Hornets (8-0, 5-0) led 42-0 with 4:08 to play in the second quarter and had 298 yards total offense at Read More…