May 6, 2015

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Goat Gang 4-H club doesn’t fudge the sweet process

Members of the Goat Gang 4-H club stir hot goat fudge at Camp Paradise in Montville Township on Saturday morning. The club made more than 120 pounds of fudge. It will be frozen and then sold at the this year’s Medina County Fair in August. (ANDREW DAVIS / GAZETTE)

Making more than 100 pounds of fudge is an arduous process The recipe calls for constant stirring so the viscous mixture does not seize up. For the more than 20 members of the Goat Gang, a Medina County 4-H club, the recipe also calls for laughter and a good time. The club got sticky in Read More…

New 4-H director to focus on leadership and life skills

Morgan Domokos

Korinne Caniglia | Special to The Gazette Morgan Domokos just added 1,300 youths to her family. Domokos recently joined Ohio State University Extension as the new educator of 4-H youth development in Medina County. She replaces Bill Harris, who retired after 35 years with Extension. The position is more than helping 4-H members develop projects, Read More…

Spring blooms early at Medina County Home and Garden Show

Genmarie Stiber, owner of Roots Plant Rooters, in Cleveland, sat behind rows of hanging plants in her booth Saturday during the Medina County Home and Garden show Saturday at the Medina County Community Center, 735 W. Lafayette Road, Medina. KATIE ANDERSON / GAZETTE

Hundreds flocked to the Medina County Community Center on Saturday and Sunday for a taste of spring. The Medina County Home and Garden Show opened Saturday with about 135 vendors — from kitchen designers to landscapers, crafters and farmers — filling the Medina County Community Center. Upon walking into the center, people heard live piano Read More…

Medina County Fair board votes to build new fair office

The Board of Directors of the Medina County Agricultural Society plan to build a new administration office to replace the existing office at 710 W. Smith Road. (ANDREW DAVIS / GAZETTE)

The Medina County Fairgrounds is getting a new administration office. The Board of Directors of the Medina County Agricultural Society voted Feb. 8 to construct a new fair office next to the existing building at 710 W. Smith Road. “Our present building is deteriorating rapidly,” society President Conrad Haneberg said. Haneberg said the fair office Read More…

Almost 50,000 county residents — 40 percent of voters — cast ballots in Nov. 4 election

In the Nov. 4 election, Medina County voters cast 48,997 ballots and voter turnout was 39.9 percent, nearly matching the state’s unofficial 40 percent turnout. The Medina County Board of Elections certified the results of the Nov. 4 election Tuesday morning. No races were too close to require a recount, and Board of Elections officials Read More…

Our listing of Medina County Senior Fair results for 2014

2014 Senior Fair Winners (Click on category to redirect to results) 1. Agriculture Products 2. Art 3. Beef 4. Cooking Sunday 5. Crafts 6. Culinary Thursday 7. Dairy 8. Draft Horse, Pony 9. Flowers 10. Goats 11. Photography 12. School Exhibits 13. Sewing 14. Sheep 15. Wine (For Junior Fair, click here)

Medina County Senior Fair results — Dairy

Jersey Bull calf – – Rodney Knapp – – Rodney Knapp Spring Heifer Calf – – Rodney Knapp – – Rodney Knapp – – Caleb Parker Winter Heifer Calf – – Anna-Marie Stiver Fall Heifer Calf – – Rodney Knapp – – Cannon G Jackson Summer Yearling Heifer – – Cannon G Jackson – – Read More…

Medina County Senior Fair results — Cooking Sunday

Amateur Decorated Cakes Wedding Cake – – Sarah Parsons Any Decorative Cake – – Emily Gangle – – Jeff Gadel – – Suzy Marquis – – Sarah Parsons Jr /Sr High Student Decorator – – Bethany Stefan – – Makaela Kuhar – – Brooke Kennedy Best of Show (Amateur) – – Bethany Stefan One Crust Read More…

Medina County Senior Fair results — Art

Pro. Oil Painting Animal Studies – Richard Franta Landscape – Richard Franta Pro. Water Color Other – Jodi Bauer Still Life – Jodi Bauer Pro. Polymer-Acrylic Animal Studies – Frank Geric Landscape – Frank Geric Seascape – Frank Geric Pro. Pencil (No Color) Animal Studies – Mary A Taylor – Jodi Bauer Figure Drawing – Read More…

Medina County Senior Fair results — Agriculture products

Sr. Class Hay Show Alfalfa-2nd or 3rd cut – – Thomas Scyoc – – Bill Simmons – – Mike Garrison Clover-1st cut – – Karen Bihn – – Ethan Bihn – – William Bihn Clover-2nd or 3rd cut – – Steve Ferry Mixed-1st cut – – Kevin Henslee – – James Sykora – – Jayson Read More…