October 31, 2014

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Shullick Jr. wins Lorain County Speedway Supermodified feature

SOUTH AMHERST — Lorain County Speedway kicked off August with the Supermodifieds, and the fans filled the grandstands to capacity on Saturday night. The 35-lap Midwest Supermodified Association (MSA) feature was won by North Ridgeville’s Dave Shullick Jr. who was coming off a win Friday night at Toledo Speedway. The other feature winners were Mark Smith, Read More…

Coughlin column: Browns great Hickerson danced to his own tune

Because advancing Alzheimer’s made it difficult for Gene Hickerson to express himself, Browns’ alumni director Dino Lucarelli wrote a statement for Hickerson to read when he was voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame back on Feb. 3, the day before the Super Bowl. After getting the good news, each inductee usually does a Read More…

Unreleased sheriff reports brought to light

Hear about the 13-year-old who smashed out his sister’s teeth with a chair, leaving them dangling by her braces?How about the Lorain County juvenile corrections officer investigated on suspicion of threatening to have sex with a detention home teacher’s 2-year-old? Or the county sheriff’s deputy who ran over a stop sign on her way to Read More…

Released reports reveal incidents at detention home

ELYRIA — Among the infractions included in the 219 reports not released by the Sheriff’s Department until The Chronicle filed a public records request were two involving the county’s juvenile detention center. The first, taken in April, notes that an officer discovered a .25-caliber bullet in one of the building’s cells, which basically is the Read More…