September 23, 2014

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Deputies continue search for inmate

ELYRIA – Sheriff`s deputies continue searching for a woman serving time at the Lorain/Medina Community Based Correctional Facility who apparently walked away from an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting Sunday night, sheriff`s Capt. Richard Resendez said. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Sherri Baker, 30, of Elyria, is asked to call the sheriff`s department at (440) Read More…

Devices cut pollution in state’s school buses

CINCINNATI – Some students across Ohio can breathe a little easier while sitting in idling school buses because of programs that are retrofitting buses with pollution-eating devices. Harmful pollutants in diesel exhaust have been reduced in hundreds of Ohio buses through a federal environmental initiative and related state, local and private efforts. Among the biggest Read More…

Clarence H. “Bo” Berens

Clarence H. “Bo” Berens, 80, of Lorain, died Sunday, November 25, 2007 at the home of his daughter, Michelle, following a lengthy illness. He was formerly employed as a route salesman for the Lorain Creamery Company retiring in 1990. Survivors include daughters, Debbie Poyle and Michelle Berens, both of Lorain; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Read More…

Darlene Keith

Darlene Keith, 67, of Sullivan, died Saturday, November 24, 2007 at her residence. She was born April 9, 1940 in Barborsville, Kentucky. She was a homemaker and a member of New Life Community Church. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. She was married March 23, 1954 to Thurman Keith who preceded her in death on January Read More…

Henry William Schmitz

Henry William Schmitz, 83, died Monday, November 26, 2007 at Welcome Nursing Home after a short illness. He was born February 29, 1924. in Oberlin, where he had lived most of his life. He graduated from Oberlin High School in 1942. He worked for Thew Shovel in Elyria for 32 years and then worked for Read More…

Trustee`s son pleads no contest to attack

OBERLIN – The son of Amherst Township trustee Neil Lynch pleaded no contest to domestic violence last week in Oberlin Municipal Court for punching his father in the head. John Lynch, 24, was sentenced to 180 days in jail after being found guilty of the charge, but 129 of those days were suspended and he Read More…

Accomplice in pursuit pleads guilty

ELYRIA – The fiancee of a Lorain man who led police on a high-speed chase from Carlisle Township to Westlake pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of obstructing justice for helping him avoid arrest after he was mistakenly released from the hospital. Tanniquea Garner, 27, could get up to a year in prison when she Read More…

Dead baby likely from Ohio

Investigators think mom, stepdad held girl underwater, threw her across room GALVESTON, Texas – Investigators think they have some of the answers they have been looking for ever since a little girl`s body was found in Galveston Bay, washed ashore in a blue plastic bin. They are a grim reward. According to court documents, the Read More…

June Holston

June Holston (Dickey) (nee Cantley), died Saturday, November 24, 2007 in Midwest City, Oklahoma. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the David Bogner Family Funeral Home, North Ridgeville.

Leonard B. Cooksey

Leonard B. Cooksey, 85, of Huron, died Sunday, November 25, 2007 at the Norwalk Memorial Home after a lengthy illness. He was born January 1, 1922 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and had lived in Huron for 51 years, moving from Lorain. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He  worked as a carpenter Read More…