April 17, 2014

Elyria
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Lake search for swimmer continues

Daylong effort brings no sign of Elyrian missing for two days AVON LAKE — Rescue workers continued their search for a missing swimmer Saturday, while friends and family members watched the water and waited. Brandon Glass, 20, of Elyria, has been considered missing since about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, when he went into the water off Read More…

What happened to Angela Hicks?

In the summer of 1990, a 14-year-old cheerleader from Elyria disappeared. Her body was later found in a wooded area off West River Road. Seventeen years later, the case remains unsolved. Seventeen years ago, junior high cheerleader Angela Hicks dropped out of sight. Her best friend, Nicole Smith, immediately knew something was terribly wrong. The Read More…

Two bodies, two old mysteries in Elyria

ELYRIA — The summer of 1990 in Elyria was very grim when the bodies of two females were found. Initially, police didn’t have a clue about the women’s identities, and the usual route to identifying them — comparing dental records — didn’t work in at least one of the cases because the woman never was Read More…

Tammy Faye dies of cancer

Steve Hartsoe The Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. — Tammy Faye Messner, who as Tammy Faye Bakker helped her husband, Jim, build a multimillion-dollar evangelism empire and then watched it collapse in disgrace, has died. She was 65. Messner had battled colon cancer since 1996 that more recently spread to her lungs. She died peacefully Friday Read More…

Naval Academy Officer Linked to Escort Ring

Bradley Olson The Baltimore Sun    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The woman who authorities allege ran a prostitution business in the Washington area for 13 years and counted high-profile government officials among her clientele confirmed this week that she employed a female Naval Academy officer as an escort and believes the woman has agreed to testify Read More…