September 2, 2014

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Avon Middle seventh-grader takes East bee

AVON — The East Preliminary Spelling Bee ended with a close battle between two Avon Middle School students. After correctly spelling the word “furlough,” seventh-grader Kaitlin Hall was named the winner at Friday’s spelling bee at Avon Heritage North Elementary School. Runner-up was fellow Eagle, eighth-grader Kelly Malloy. The final round became a battle of Read More…

Class putting on show to buy a camel

ELYRIA — When teenagers ask for a gift, it’s typically something for themselves — a new phone, maybe a video game, or even just some new clothes. Not many teens ask for a camel. But that’s just what a group of students from Hearts for Jesus Christ want. The students, who are homeschooled, are raising Read More…

Unruly teen assaults bus driver, aid

ELYRIA — Two Elyria police officers were sent to the parking lot of Walmart at Chestnut Commons for an out-of-control 13-year-old who had just attacked a bus driver. A bus full of students waited in the lot around 4:30 p.m. as police walked the boy into a Lorain County sheriff’s vehicle that arrived later. A Read More…