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

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…

Wellington volleyball coach announces retirement

WELLINGTON — Marsha Coultrip will be retiring from coaching volleyball at Wellington High School, a position she has held for 33 years. Coultrip announced her retirement last week. It will be official at the Wellington Exempted School District’s monthly meeting Tuesday. “It’s time,” Coultrip said. “Thirty-three years is a long time to coach anywhere. I Read More…

Warrior Relays: Exciting finish gives North Ridgeville boys the win; Avon girls dominate

FAIRVIEW PARK — It all came down to the final event — the 1,600-meter relay — Friday at the 34th annual Fairview Warrior Relays. With Avon trailing North Ridgeville by four points in the boys meet, Rangers anchor leg Paul Sonego made up three spots to help the Rangers take second in the event behind Read More…

Softball: Wellington finds offense just in time

AKRON — Wellington’s offense didn’t produce much Sunday but the Dukes got just enough power at just the right time to earn a split of their two games at the 2012 Ohio Invitational at Akron’s Firestone Stadium. Senior Olivia Wulfhoop’s two-run sixth-inning home run provided all the offense Wellington needed in a 3-1 win over Read More…

High school softball notes: 13th Elyria Classic set for today

Elyria is hoping 13 will be a lucky number today when it hosts the 13th annual Elyria Softball Classic at the Elyria West softball complex. The Pioneers will take the field at 10 a.m. against Fairview. Columbia will play Vanlue at the same time, while at 11:30 Midview will open against North Olmsted and Bay Read More…

Police log for April 4, 2012

Lorain police Friday, March 30 7:28 p.m. — 1200 block W. 19th St., woman reports her son’s PlayStation 3 and various games stolen from her home. 8:32 p.m. — 2000 block W. 21st St., Ira Lee, 27, Lorain, public indecency — urination. 8:50 p.m. — 1600 block E. 32nd St., Serafin Quintero Jr., 29, Lorain, Read More…