February 8, 2016

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High school track: Emily Cunningham part of four wins, leads Vermilion to second at Division II district meet

EATON TWP. — It was just the first step of a three-step process, but Emily Cunningham and the Vermilion High girls track team are feeling pretty upbeat after Saturday’s performance at the Midview Division II district meet. Cunningham won two individual events and anchored two winning relays to lead the Sailors, who matched their best-ever Read More…

Police log for May 16, 2012

Lorain police Saturday, May 12 3:11 p.m. — 1600 block Root Road, Angela Hall, 36, same address, charged with domestic violence and resisting arrest after an officer allegedly saw her punch her mother in the face. Police said Hall resisted being handcuffed and pounded her forehead against a police cruiser and banged her head against Read More…

Softball: Columbia storms back, beats Wellington

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WELLINGTON — Columbia’s Emily Viccarone provided the one-two punch that knocked the Raiders into the district tournament Monday. Viccarone hit a bases-loaded triple in the fifth inning, then drove in Emma Sullivan with the winning run in the seventh as Columbia defeated Wellington 7-6 in a Division III sectional final at Wellington Community Park. Viccarone’s Read More…

Baseball: Caleb Schillace’s homer lifts Keystone over Wellington

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PENFIELD TWP. — After waiting out a brief thunderstorm that delayed the start of the Division III sectional final, Keystone unleashed some thunder of its own. Caleb Schillace’s fourth home run of the season — a three-run blast over the left-field wall in the bottom of the first inning — gave the Wildcats an early Read More…

V is for victory and Vermilion: Sailors girls snap drought at own meet; North Ridgeville claims boys title

VERMILION — No Vermilion boys or girls track team had won its own invitational since 2008. With the regular season coming to a close, the Sailors wanted to do something special for their home fans for the last time. The girls team did just that, piling up 150 points to dominate the nine-team field Friday Read More…

Wellington’s McCormick makes state list of 15 schools most in need of replacing

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WELLINGTON — School officials always knew that their oldest building — McCormick Middle School — had problems. Now they know it is ranked the worst out of 15 school buildings that need to be replaced in the Exceptional Needs Program of the Ohio School Facilities Commission. The district is moving ahead with a plan to Read More…

Police log for May 2, 2012

Elyria police Monday, April 30 8:06 a.m. — 500 block Purdue Ave., reported theft from auto. Police said a suspect entered an unlocked company vehicle and stole 27 T-shirts and 16 tote bags. The items were worth $400. 1:58 p.m. — 500 block Huron St., a cashier reported that a man came in and stuffed Read More…

House fire causes tens of thousands in damages

WELLINGTON — A house fire on Jones Road caused an estimated $40,000 to $50,000 in damages, according to Wellington Fire Chief Mike Wetherbee. According to Wetherbee, the fire occurred at 40763 Jones Road at approximately 11:30 p.m. Sunday. It appeared to start in the chimney, but the point of origin is still being determined. Four Read More…

Avon Jim Reynolds Relays: Shoregals second in field, first in field events

AVON — The Avon Lake girls were outstanding in the field Saturday. And largely because of that, they finished second at Saturday’s annual Avon Jim Reynolds Relays. The Shoregals had 60 points to finish well behind first-place Rocky River (86), which won the meet for the eighth time dating back to 1998 and for the Read More…

Police log for April 25, 2012

Lorain police Monday, April 23 2:34 p.m. — 400 block W. 13th St., Tre L. McCall, 19, same address, charged with violation of a protective order and obstructing official business. Police said Tre’s ex-girlfriend let Tre in her home earlier, but did not want him there anymore. Tre’s ex-girlfriend has a temporary protection order against Read More…