June 28, 2016

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Man arrested after alleged threats to officer

ELYRIA — A man was arrested and charged with intimidation of a public servant for allegedly threatening to kill a police officer and behaving violently while he was being transported to jail. Charles Truxhall, 21, was first charged with domestic violence for allegedly hitting his mother in the head and yelling at her at about Read More…

Rape suspect defending himself in county court

ELYRIA — A Cleveland man is defending himself against a rape charge in a trial that began Wednesday before Lorain County Common Pleas Judge James Burge. Jeremiah Charlton, 52, is accused of sexually assaulting a 67-year-old woman inside her Lorain home on May 28 after meeting her while she was mowing her lawn. According to Read More…

Police ID victim of fatal Lorain shooting

LORAIN — A man was fatally shot in Lorain overnight, according to Lorain police Lt. Mark Carpentiere. Mario Whitfield, 24, of Lorain dropped dead at the scene as he was trying to flee a gunman, Carpentiere said. Whitfield and another man were sitting outside on Westview Court about 4:40 this morning following a party when Read More…

Lorain County school bus schedules

Below are bus schedules for local school districts. Click on the district you want to see. Elyria Schools. Keystone Schools. Midview Schools. Wellington Schools. Oberlin Schools. ELYRIA SCHOOLS SPRING VALLEY A.M. NO. 33 8:49 a.m. – 116 WOODRIDGE DR 8:49 a.m. – BROOKVALLEY DR & WOODRIDGE DR 8:50 a.m. – BUCKINGHAM DR & NOTTINGHAM DR Read More…

ROUNDUP: Aug, 30, 2011

Stabbed woman flown to hospital ELYRIA — A white female in her mid-30s was stabbed early Tuesday evening in the area of Winckles and Taylor streets in Elyria, police said. The woman was flown by LifeFlight to MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, said Elyria police Sgt. Richard Ellis. There are no suspects at this time, Read More…

CORRECTIONS: Aug. 31, 2011

• A picture appearing Tuesday with a story about the LCCC golf benefit incorrectly identified the golfer depicted. The picture was of former local judge Joseph Cirgiliano, one of the founders of the LCCC scholarship fund. • The first name of Wellington Fire Chief Bob Walker was incorrect in a story Tuesday.

CORRECTIONS: Aug. 30, 2011

• A story in Sunday’s Chronicle-Telegram regarding anti-drug activist Amy Gilbert contained incorrect information. Gilbert said she has been clean and sober since 2001. • Elyria Catholic’s Luther Washington had one reception for 16 yards Friday in the Panthers’ 45-6 season-opening football win over Clearview. Due to a reporter’s error, the wrong player was given Read More…

Woman who jumped from bridge identified

The woman who jumped off the Garfield Bridge over the Black River on Route 254 on Sunday has been identified as Jessica Valentine. Valentine, who was pregnant, was seen by several passers-by walking along the bridge before she jumped.

VIDEO: Lorain County Fair fiddling contest

Police log for Aug. 29, 2011

Lorain police Thursday, Aug. 25 11:38 a.m. – 400 block Euclid Ave., copper piping stolen from home. 12:55 p.m. – Kohl’s Department Store, 3080 Jaeger Road, Lashanda Elliot, 33, 3100 block Fulton Road, charged with theft of four pairs jeans. 4 p.m. – 4200 block Tacoma Ave., license plate stolen from rear of trailer. 7:39 Read More…