July 1, 2016

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Southview High School holds fond memories for Saints

LORAIN — Southview Saints can go marching through the halls of the building one last time. The building, which has served as Lorain High School since 2012 after Southview High School closed in 2010, will be hosting an open house and final walk-through for all alumni and community members 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. “We Read More…

Lorain comedian to get Comedy Central special

A Lorain comedian has hit the big time with an upcoming half-hour special to appear on Comedy Central. Ramon Rivas II, who grew up and lives on Lorain’s south side, will be recording the special June 3 in New Orleans, and it will air in July. “(Getting the special) was a slow process of just Read More…

Elyria Sports Hall of Fame 2016: Tom Ternes turned to wrestling and made a life on the mats

Tom Ternes might have envisioned one day entering the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame, but his dreams always consisted of him leading Elyria High to glory as a standout on the basketball team, not as a superstar wrestler. “They called me ‘Balls’ because we had a basketball hoop up on our barn and that’s all Read More…

H.S. Wrestling: Lorain honors Ternes brothers, says goodbye to Southview gym with a win

LORAIN — The gymnasium at former Southview High and current Lorain High has housed many wrestling memories from the time it opened in 1969. Dan and Tommy Ternes founded a Southview program that grew into one of the most respected programs in Northeast Ohio. That first year was the only losing season the Ternes brothers Read More…

District suggests Southview for VA clinic site

LORAIN — The Lorain school district and Port Authority are doing their part to help the county’s veterans. But they’d better do it quick. Proposals for a new clinic are due to the Veterans Administration in six days, and on Tuesday night, the district and the authority entered negotiations for a sale involving district-owned land. Read More…

Larry Stark remembered by players, colleagues as great coach, better man

LORAIN — More than 100 former players and a number of coaching colleagues took time to visit Larry Stark at the beginning of March at the Sheffield Quaker Steak and Lube. Stark was battling cancer. The longtime Southview basketball and tennis coach lost that fight Monday, but the struggle epitomized his competitive spirit as an Read More…

Lightning strikes near Lorain High School Annex Tuesday

A lightning strike near the Lorain High School Annex, 2321 Fairless Dr., — formerly SouthviewMiddle School — occurred around 7:50 a.m. Tuesday, according to a Lorain Schools news release. The building was evacuated with students moved about a half-mile to the temporary Lorain High School, 2270 E. 42nd St., — formerly Southview High School. Due Read More…