July 2, 2016


Archives for September 24, 2007

Browns’ defense a disaster again

OAKLAND, Calif. — The numbers are staggering. Eleven passing touchdowns, 529 yards rushing and 105 points allowed by the Browns in three games. The reasons are almost as numerous. Big holes to run through, too many blown coverages, too little pass rush. The Browns defense improved on its pitiful performance vs. Cincinnati, but was still Read More…

Browns vs. Raiders: Edge goes to Raiders

PLAYER OF THE GAME LaMont Jordan, Raiders running back This guy should take the Browns with him wherever he goes. He put together his third 100-yard rushing game against them in three years, carrying 29 times for 121 yards and a touchdown. He also caught two passes for 32 yards, including a 27-yard screen on Read More…

Elyria’s Connolly picks up fourth straight Pro Stock win

Dave Connolly didn’t discover oil in Texas on Sunday, but he sure didn’t leak any either. The Elyria native won the O’Reilly Fall Nationals at Texas Motroplex in Ennis, Texas, on a solo quarter-mile pass of 8.553 seconds at 112.17 mph when Greg Anderson, his chief rival for the NHRA Powerade Series Pro Stock championship, Read More…

Rev. Dr. Joseph Hilton III

Rev. Dr. Joseph Hilton III, 66, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 18, 2007. He served as the Chief of Chaplain Service at the Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted and beloved wife, Dr. Gloria L. Hilton; his parents, Joe Read More…

Jay Shepherd

Jay Shepherd, 61, of Wellington, died unexpectedly Sunday, September 23 at Allen Medical Center in Oberlin. Mr. Shepherd was born May 27, 1946 in Ashtabula. He graduated from Wellington High School in 1964 and then received a Bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in 1968. Mr. Shepherd was involved with the ROTC program while Read More…

James L. Guitar

James L. Guitar, 72, died Saturday, September 22, 2007 at his home in Wellington. He was born April 21, 1935 in Harbor Beach, MI. James served with the Air Force. He was a retired air traffic controller with the FAA Department of Transportation for 38 years. Survivorss include his wife. Virginia M. (Heck) Guitar; sons, Read More…

George T. Reising

George T. Reising, 59, of Avon, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007 at home of a brief illness. He was born March 7, 1948 in Lorain, and has lived in Avon all his life. He was employed by U.S. Steel in Lorain, where he retired from in 2002. He was a member of St. Mary of Read More…

Gary J. Fiorello

Gary J. Fiorello, 50, of Lorain, died Tuesday, September 18, 2007 at his home unexpectedly. Any family members are asked to contact The Lorain County Coroner’s Office or the Schwartz, Spence, Boyer & Cool Home For Funerals,  1124 W. 5th Street, Lorain, Ohio  44052.

Florence Irene Sheward

Florence Irene Sheward, 77, of Grafton, passed away Saturday evening in Lutheran Hospital, in Cleveland, after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Blackburn-Duke Funeral Home, Grafton. 

Elizabeth Ann Walker

Elizabeth Ann Walker, 71, of Elyria, died Sunday, September 23rd. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home of Elyria.