February 13, 2016


90th Birthday – Grimm

Vic Grimm

Happy birthday, Vic! Vic Grimm of Lodi, will celebrate his 90th birthday on March 29, 2014. Vic has resided in Lodi his entire life and is a retired truck driver, having worked for Consolidated Freightways for over 40 years. He enjoys reading, walking, sports and spending time with his family, including his wife of 64 years, Donna. Vic has three children, four grandchildren and two great grand-children. Read More…

Engagement – Mathes – Schumacher

Jamie Mathes
& Raymond
Schumacher, Jr.

Jamie Mathes and Raymond Schumacher, Jr. will unite in marriage Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Shawnee State Park Lodge in Portsmouth. Jamie is the daughter of Jeanne Mathes of Cincinnati. She is a 2006 graduate of Colerain High School, Cincinnati, and a 2012 graduate of Ohio University with a B.A. in psychology. Jamie is a manager for Outdoor Pursuits and an enrichment coordinator for “Kids on Campus” Read More…

Wedding – Sawyer

& Jamie Sawyer

Father Steve Brunovsky and Deacon Paul Kipfstuhl blessed the wedding union of Jamie Leaver and Shannon Sawyer, on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at St. Hilary’s Catholic Church, in Fairlawn. Attending the bride and groom were maids of honor, Jordyn Leaver and Stefanie Hirota; bridesmaids, Sasha Sawyer, Amy Gardner, Danielle Giannantonio, Michele Sposit, Marlee Reardon and Dana Clemens; flowergirl, Martha Weight; best man, Anthony Staup; ushers, Shayne Sawyer, Sean Sawyer, Read More…

Birth – Miller

Keegan James

Derek Miller and Ashlee McBride, of Lafayette Township, announce the birth of their son, Keegan James Miller, on February 17, 2014. He weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz. and was 22 inches long. His very proud grandparents are Don and Tracy Kelling of Lodi, Bill and Michele McBride of Lafayette and Jeff and Melody Miller of Lodi

Engagement – Steyer – Repp

Jenna Steyer &
Christopher Repp

George and Jody Steyer are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jenna Nicole, to Christopher William Repp, son of Cheryl Jensen and William Repp. The couple will exchange vows June 2014 at St. Colman Church in Cleveland. Father Robert Begin will officiate. Jenna graduated from Medina High School in 2006. She received her bachelor of arts in education from Miami University in 2010. Jenna is a Read More…

60th Anniversary – Williams

James & Elsie

James and Elsie Williams, of Medina, celebrated their 60th wedding anniverary with their family March 6, 2014. Elsie is a Medina City Schools retiree. She enjoys crocheting and cooking. James is retired. He worked for Hinchcliff Products in Strongsville and Richey’s Industries in Medina. He enjoys auctions, gardening and woodworking. The couple are members of Read More…

College basketball: Stockman’s team wins second national crown

Medina graduate Tony Stockman coaches Ohio Christian University to a National Christian Collegiate Athletic Association Division II men’s basketball title. (PHOTO PROVIDED)

CIRCLEVILLE — There’s a dynasty growing near the state capital and Tony Stockman has something to do with it. A standout for Medina — Stockman was named co-Mr. Basketball while playing for the Bees in 2000 — and at Clemson and Ohio State, the Medina County Hall of Famer is getting things done as a Read More…

Boys basketball: County makes history with six players picked

COLUMBUS — Headlined by Buckeye’s Matt Saunders sharing Division II Coach of the Year honors, Medina County was well represented on The Associated Press All-Ohio boys basketball teams released Monday. Medina guard Craig Randall was a third-team selection in D-I, while Brunswick guard Ryan Badowski earned special mention status. Medina power forward Branden Wilkins and Read More…

Cavs: Injured Irving will miss at least two weeks

Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving tries to dribble past Goran Dragic of the Suns last week. Irving will miss at least two weeks with an injury. (AP FILE PHOTO)

INDEPENDENCE — LeBron James is arriving and Kyrie Irving is exiting. With James and the Miami Heat visiting Quicken Loans Arena this evening, the Cavaliers face the distinct possibility of playing the rest of the season without their best player. A two-time All-Star and MVP of that game this season, Irving suffered a left biceps Read More…

College sports: Foster sisters earn national honors

These Foster kids are pretty good. Any doubt was laid to rest when Stephanie and Jennifer Foster picked up All-America status at the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championships over the weekend in Winston Salemn, N.C. Stephanie, a senior pole vaulter at Walsh University, and Jennifer, a junior high jumper at Ashland, Read More…