August 1, 2014

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High school roundup: Midview wins Admiral King golf tourney

LORAIN — Midview senior Jay Overy shot 74 to lead the Middies to the team championship in the Admiral King Invitational at Fox Creek on Wednesday. The Middies totaled 306 strokes, 13 better than runner-up Elyria. Alex Treuel paced the Pioneers with his 74 in the 15-team competition. Andrew Northeim of Firelands shot 72 to Read More…

Cat-twirling gets Palestinian show in trouble

JERUSALEM — An animal rights group on Wednesday criticized a program on a Hamas-run television station in which a man swings cats by their tails and throws stones at lions in a zoo to teach children not to abuse animals. The segment on the children’s program “Tomorrow’s Pioneers” features one of the show’s characters, a Read More…

Blotter: Aug. 16

Elyria police Monday, Aug. 13 10:05 a.m. – 1000 block Melvyn Lane, maintenance crew found small clay pot containing marijuana. 10:40 a.m. – 1000 block Dewhurst Road, man discovered about $900 in fraudulent charges on his credit card. 11:25 a.m. – 300 block Washington Ave., Alona McGill, 22, of Elyria, charged with menacing by stalking. Read More…