February 11, 2016


Indians 9, Tigers 6: Tribe overcomes bullpen implosion for needed victory


CLEVELAND — Give the Indians an “A” for resiliency Sunday, but give the bullpen an “F” for forcing them to display the characteristic. The Indians overcame another implosion from their relief corps to earn a long-awaited win over first-place Detroit, outlasting the Tigers 9-6 at Progressive Field. A victory over the Tigers — Cleveland’s first Read More…

Tribe notes: Carlos Carrasco sent back to minors after terrible outing

CLEVELAND — The Indians were forced to make a strange move Sunday thanks to a poor outing from right-hander Carlos Carrasco the day before. Carrasco, who was officially recalled Saturday and allowed seven runs on 10 hits over 3⅓ innings of a 9-4 loss to the Tigers, was designated for assignment, with Cleveland promoting relief Read More…

50th Anniversary – Steinhoff

Richard & Janice Steinhoff

Janice (Saunders) and Richard Steinhoff celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 3rd. A surprise party was held for them at the VFW in Elyria on May 8th by family and friends. On Sunday, May 3rd they celebrated their official day by attending Henrietta United Methodist Church, where they had been married 50 years ago. Read More…

Graduation – Boyson

Ashley Boyson

Ashley Boyson graduated from Walsh University on April 28, 2013 with her Bachelor of Science degree in biology/prephysical therapy with a psychology minor. Ashley was the 2013 recipient of the Tower of Excellence Award, Walsh’s most prestigious and long standing honor that a Walsh student can attain for work and service beyond the classroom. It Read More…

U.S. Air Force Graduation – Pence

Randy J. Pence

Randy Pence (’05 Columbia), enlisted into the U.S. Air Force in 2006. It didn’t take long for the U.S. Air Force to recognize his commitment and hard work, earning him the 2007 “Airman of The Year” at Tyndall Air Force Base. Randy then set his sights on the U.S. Air Force Academy, and was accepted Read More…

Congratulations – Holly

Megan Holly

Megan Holly of Spencer, a 2011 Black River High School graduate, has been named to the spring 2013 Deans List at Muskingum University in New Concord, Ohio. Megan is the daughter of Sean and Denise Holly of Spencer and the granddaughter of Donald and Janet Shenefelt of Carlisle Township; and Dale and Maribelle Holly of Read More…

Recognition – McDonald

You can always renew your faith in good people. My elderly mother was stranded after locking her keys and purse in the car. But thanks to Linda McDonald, a caring citizen. She kept reassuring my mom and called OnStar to have her car unlocked. Thank You Linda, From a very appreciative family member

Wedding – Levitt – Clevenger

Brian & Cynthia Clevenger

Cynthia Levitt and Brian Clevenger were married on Saturday, April 27, 2013. The outdoor celebration took place at Solage Resort and Spa in Calistoga, California, with a reception immediately following. The bride is the daughter of Lansford and Linda Levitt of Reno, Nevada. The groom is the son of Richard and Gerry Clevenger of Grafton. Read More…

Engagement – Hendricks – Heisel

Erin Hendricks & Paul Helsel

Tim and Lorna Hendricks of Wellington are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Erin Hendricks to Paul Helsel, son of Patricia and Bruce Helsel of Alliance, Ohio. The bride to be is a 1999 graduate of Wellington High School, she received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Toledo in 2003 and a Read More…

Engagement – Connelly – Montagnese

Thomas Montagnese, Jr. & Christine Connelly

Christine Marie Connelly and Thomas Montagnese, Jr. will exchange vows on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Holy Transfiguration Church in Leesburg, Virginia. The Reverend Joseph Francavilla will officiate. The bride to be is the daughter of The Honorable William Connelly and Mrs. Darlene Connelly of Bowie, Maryland. She is a graduate of Penn State Dickinson Read More…