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Ravenna church on the move  Record-Courier

The Rev. Laurie Metzko said she's always a little puzzled when people ask her "What are you going to do now that you've closed the church?" True, the First ...



Ravenna woman to appear on 'The Price is Right' Friday  Kearney Hub

RAVENNA — A Ravenna woman will “come on down” on Friday's episode of "The Price Is Right."



2 in custody after Snapchat threat; no weapons ever involved in Ravenna High School lockdown  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio -- A lockdown at Ravenna High School was prompted by a "potential threat" made on Snapchat Thursday night by one student to another, ...



2 juveniles in custody following lockdown at Ravenna High School; no weapons found  WKYC.com

RAVENNA, Ohio -- Two teens are currently in custody after officials placed Ravenna High School on lockdown Friday morning. According to a statement from the ...



Charges filed against two students in Ravenna High School lockdown  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio -- Charges have been filed against two high school students after Ravenna High School was locked down Friday after a "potential threat" made ...



2 teens facing charges for posting threat on SnapChat, causing lockdown at Ravenna High School  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

Two teens are facing charges for allegedly posting a threat on SnapChat on Nov. 8 that prompted a lockdown at Ravenna High School the following day.



Two students charged after Ravenna High School lockdown  Record-Courier

Two male students, one from Ravenna High School and another from an unidentified district, were charged following the lockdown at Ravenna High School on ...



2 people in custody for Snapchat threat that prompted lockdown at Ravenna High School  Cleveland 19 News

Students and staff at Ravenna High School were placed on lockdown Friday morning as police responded to investigate a threat made on Snapchat.



3 Ravenna High School football players diagnosed with Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease  WKYC.com

RAVENNA, Ohio -- Football practices have been canceled for Ravenna High School this week after three players were diagnosed with Hand, Foot and Mouth ...



Honor Roll: Ravenna High School  Record-Courier

Fourth nine weeks. HONOR ROLL Perfect 4.0 Ninth grade: Daniel Byler, Kelsey Campbell, Peyton Selander, Robin Wheeler 10th grade: Abigail Baldwin, Jame ...



'Divided We Fall' comes to Ravenna High School  Record-Courier

"Divided We Fall," a monologue-based play aimed at teens, showing them that any frustration, embarrassment, loneliness, and grief they are experiencing is not ...



2 in custody after Ravenna lockdown; no guns involved  Canton Repository

A Ravenna student and one from another district are in custody following this morning's lockdown at Ravenna High School.



3 Ravenna football players confirmed to have hand, foot and mouth disease  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

Ravenna City Schools informed parents on Monday that three football players at the high school have hand, foot and mouth disease.



Residents to talk fate of Walnut School  Record-Courier

A group of Ravenna residents is working to preserve a 100-year-old landmark, and wants community input into the process. Walnut School, the East Highland ...



Ravenna High School Drama presents OZ  Record-Courier

The Ravenna High School Drama Club presents "OZ" – a short play by Don Zolidis Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. in the Ravenna High School Auditorium.



Ravenna schools to resurface high school track  Record-Courier

RAVENNA – Work is expected to begin in late June to resurface the track at Ravenna High School. The Board of Education recently approved a resolution of ...



Ravenna class of 83 gathers for 35-year reunion  Record-Courier

The 40th anniversary of the Ravenna Balloon A-Fair brought the members of the Ravenna High School class of 1983 together to celebrate their 35-year high ...



Ravens' Hall of Fame to induct 14  Record-Courier

The Ravenna Ravens' Hall of Fame Committee will induct the Class of 2018 into the Hall of Fame during a ceremony in October. Those being inducted and their ...



Ravenna Class of 2018 celebrates  Record-Courier

The 191 members of the Ravenna High School Class of 2018 graduated during an evening ceremony Wednesday at the Kent State University MAC Center.



13 to be inducted into Ravens' Hall of Fame  Record-Courier

The 16th Ravenna Ravens' Hall of Fame ceremony will be held on Oct. 27 at the Ravenna Elks Club, 776 N. Freedom St., Ravenna. The cost is $50 per person ...



Ravenna teen with cerebral palsy stuns mom by walking at graduation  WKYC.com

Lexi Wright left her wheelchair and used a walker to cross a stage in her cap and gown to accept her diploma.



Dozens of security cameras being installed at Brown Middle School in Ravenna  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio -- Dozens of security cameras are being installed at Brown Middle School in Ravenna and just part of a multi-layered safety plan. Ravenna ...



Practice resumes for Ravenna football team after three players infected with contagious disease  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

Football players at Ravenna High School will resume practice on Monday after three players were confirmed to be infected with hand, foot and mouth disease ...



Ravens Hall of Fame inductee: Marcus Lynn Sanders  Record-Courier

Marcus Lynn Sanders was born January 10, 1982 to the union of Michael and Sharon (Liddell) Sanders in Ravenna. He has four brothers and two sisters.



Ravenna class of 63 hosts gathering  Record-Courier

The Ravenna High School class of 1963 held it 55-year reunion Aug. 10 and 11 at Windmill Lakes Golf Club in Ravenna with a Friday night mixer and Saturday ...



Portage schools remain open despite heat  Record-Courier

While schools across the region are closing because of the extreme heat, Portage County school districts remained open Tuesday. However, both Kent and ...



Halloween fun set in Ravenna  Record-Courier

Looking for some family-friendly Halloween fun this weekend? Downtown Ravenna could be the answer. On Saturday afternoon, a variety of fun, spooky ...



Local history: Ravenna pilot disappeared without a trace  Akron Beacon Journal

Neil Huntzinger was an expert pilot. For decades, he traveled North America, Central America and South America for profit and adventure. Then one morning, he ...



After 6 years, old Ravenna school site still vacant  Record-Courier

Six years after vowing to redevelop the former Ravenna High School site, the Portage County Port Authority says it's willing to keep waiting for the right project.



Teen with cerebral palsy shocks parents, walks at graduation  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio – The daily routine in the Wright household in Ravenna involves Dede Wright helping her 19-year-old daughter, Lexi Wright, get ready for the ...



Saving a landmark Ravenna school  Record-Courier

Some of the paint is crumbling, and roof problems are apparent in one of the old classrooms. But if you look hard enough, you can see some remnants of the turn ...



Enjoy A Taste of Ravenna!  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Taste of Ravenna 11a-5p July 21st $15 per person, $40 4-pack Must by tickets by July 14th ravennaareachamber.com ...



Hunger Challenge begins in Kent and Ravenna  Record-Courier

This month, Kent Social Services and the Center of Hope are teaming up with local philanthropists and the mayors of Kent and Ravenna to raise money for ...



Ravenna grad with cerebral palsy wows family by walking across stage  Record-Courier

RAVENNA — You may have seen the picture of the girl wearing a cap and gown and a huge smile on the front page of Thursday's Record-Courier. She has one ...



NRA instructor accused of selling forged concealed carry training certificates  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio-- A Portage County man was arrested after investigators say he issued forged firearm training certifications. Anthony P. Drago, 47, Ravenna, ...



Mogadore playoff game moved to Ravenna stadium  Record-Courier

Mogadore High's football playoff game against Columbia on Friday night has been moved to Portage Community Bank Stadium at Ravenna High School. Kickoff ...



Ravenna students suspended after boy hurt in bathroom  WKYC-TV

A viewer sent us disturbing video of two Ravenna High school students involved in what looks like a fight in the boys bathroom, but the school says the video ...



Twinsburg teacher facing sex charges put on leave following erratic behavior  Record-Courier

A Twinsburg High School teacher facing felony sex charges didn't show up for work when classes began last month and was "assigned to home" after an Aug.



Ravenna running back Sonny Ray Jones II commits to Akron  Record-Courier

At the end of the day, it just felt like home. Ravenna running back Sonny Ray Jones II announced Tuesday that he will play college football for the University of ...



High salt prices posing tough winter for private plowing contractors  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio - As the snow begins to pile up in northeast Ohio, private contractors are preparing to do their best to keep parking lots at churches, businesses, ...



Ravenna Township takes over troubled cemetery  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA TOWNSHIP - A Portage County township is now in the cemetery business after the former owners of Grand View Memorial Park cemetery were ...



Ravenna bathroom video sparking new debate  WKYC-TV

We received dozens of emails and messages from Ravenna students and parents in response to our story about a fighting incident in the High School's ...



Ten Portage County football games to watch in 2018  Record-Courier

High school football is unpredictable. That said, these games will likely be worth your time. Week 1: Field at Rootstown Two Portage County coaches make ...



Miracle babies: Local mother delivers two healthy girls after battling cancer during pregnancy  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio -- The Bradley family of Ravenna is counting their blessings this Christmas. Last Christmas, Meghan was pregnant with twins and diagnosed ...



Portage Habitat for Humanity marks 30 years  Record-Courier

RAVENNA — A lot can happen in 30 years, good and bad. For three decades now, Habitat for Humanity of Portage County has made good things happen.



Outages still reported across Portage County  Record-Courier

A winter storm that moved through the area Thursday night has left people across Portage County without power. Ohio FirstEnergy Corp. customers are reporting ...



Cancer scare reinforces tight bond of Ravenna football team, community  MLive.com

RAVENNA - A bandage was affixed on the left side of his neck, and a grin was plastered across his face. Hunter Funk had every reason to smile during an ...



Ravenna Police investigate attempted child luring  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

RAVENNA, Ohio - Ravenna Police are investigating a case of attempted child luring. It happened on Tuesday, January 23 just before 4 p.m. A Carlin School ...



Photo of Ravenna shooting suspect released after 1 killed, 1 injured  fox8.com

RAVENNA, Ohio-- Ravenna police and the Portage County Sheriff's Office are investigating a deadly shooting Wednesday afternoon. The shooting happened ...



Jonathan Matthew Floyd  Record-Courier

Since his birth in 1975, Jonathan Matthew Floyd has been impacted by positive influences. Devoted parents Herb and Marilyn Floyd provided opportunities that ...



Research shows schools are starting too early  Record-Courier

While start times in Portage County high schools and middle schools average from 7:25 a.m. to 7:50 a.m., experts are saying school shouldn't start until after ...



Game of the Week: Kent Roosevelt vs. Medina Highland  Cleveland 19 News

Under The Lights is back, this week the spotlight is on the Kent Roosevelt Rough Riders as they travel to Highland High School to take on the Hornets.



Former Ravenna coach Joe Leigh retires  Record-Courier

Longtime Ravenna High School football coach Joe Leigh officially announced his retirement from coaching last week. Leigh, who spent 21 years total with the ...



Lorain City Schools ‘taking every necessary measure’ to be sure students are safe after social media threat  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN, Ohio --The Lorain City School District addressed on Thursday a threat posted to social media. "It was brought to the attention of the district that an ...



Classes canceled at Warrensville Heights High School after social media threat  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio -- Warrensville Heights High School has canceled classes for the day after a social media post indicating "a threat." According ...



Ravenna athletes volunteer at theater  The Columbus Dispatch

Hide caption. Athletes from Ravenna High School recently volunteered alongside several community members to help get the new Ravenna 7 movie theater ...



VIDEO: Students facing expulsion after Lorain High School fight leaves at least three teachers injured  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN, Ohio -- More violence in the halls of Lorain High School, leaving three teachers hurt and three students facing expulsion. And now, the school board ...



Ravenna band gives its all  Record-Courier

The Ravenna High School Band is taking a break from competition this year, as it has for the past two years. But that doesn't make the group of 50 students in ...



Stow-Munroe Falls school district confirms multiple cases of hand, foot, and mouth disease  WKYC.com

In a letter sent to parents and families this week, the Stow-Munroe Falls City School District confirmed "several" of its students have contracted hand, foot, and ...



No credibility to threat for Mayfield vs. Brush football game, district says  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio-- The Mayfield City School District says there is no credibility to a threat for Friday night's football game between Mayfield High ...



Ohio school district to arm students with pepper spray to deter shooters  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

https://youtu.be/rJkW3FmeHSw COLUMBIANA, Ohio -- Students in one Ohio school district will be armed with pepper spray in the new school year to deter or ...



Chagrin Falls High School lockdown lifted after possible threat  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio– Chagrin Falls Exempted Village Schools investigated a possible threat to the high school on Friday.



Blue Pride: Ravenna HS Reveals Colorful New Turf  fox8.com

RAVENNA, Ohio-- The football season is just weeks away, but the Ravens are celebrating an early victory: the debut of a new turf. Ravenna High School will ...



Seeking Thanksgiving dinners  Record-Courier

Tuesday is the deadline for donations at two area food pantries for those hoping to help others less fortunate celebrate Thanksgiving. Kent Social Services and ...



Chief awarded Citizen of Year honor  Record-Courier

RAVENNA — It may all be in the line of duty, but some of the work Police Chief Jeff Wallis has done for the department has earned him the 2018 Citizen of the ...



Star Student finalist: Alyssa Suto (Ravenna High School)  Akron Beacon Journal

Alyssa Suto Ravenna High SchoolGPA: 3.968 Rank: Second out of 176College: Kent State UniversityIntended major(s): Environmental sciencesSocial media ...



More threats, evacuations at Northeast Ohio schools  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND-- Police across Northeast Ohio continued to investigate school threats on Wednesday. Earlier this week, there were threats at Alliance High School ...



Why this high school is banning expensive winter coats  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

BIRKENHEAD, England - High school can be tough for anyone, and students from poor backgrounds have the added anxiety of struggling to keep up with their ...



Camp Ravenna being considered for defensive missile base  fox8.com

RAVENNA, Ohio-- With the United States launching Tomahawk missiles in Syria and bombing our enemies in Afghanistan, local officials are awaiting word on ...



Student found with loaded handgun at McKinley High School, Canton police say  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CANTON, Ohio-- A 15-year-old boy had a loaded handgun inside McKinley High School on Wednesday, the Canton Police Department said. A school resource ...



4 students involved in car accident with Canton school bus  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CANTON, Ohio -- A 19-year-old high school student was seriously injured after a car containing four McKinley High School students was involved in an accident ...



Local schools warn about ‘SHS’ threat being shared on social media  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Several Northeast Ohio school districts are warning about social media posts that have been shared about a threat to a school with the initials "SHS." They do ...



Threats made at schools in Alliance, Akron, Green and Willoughby  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND-- Several schools across Northeast Ohio have been the subject of threats of violence. This comes as a student suffered a self-inflicted gunshot ...



Sandy Hook school receives threat on shooting anniversary  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence ...



Four facing charges after senior prank at GlenOak High School  fox8.com

PLAIN TWP., Ohio - Four people are facing charges after a senior prank during which a student rode a dirt bike through the hallways of GlenOak High School ...



Ravenna actor scores big  Record-Courier

Ravenna actor Dontez James stars as a high school football player in the anticipated upcoming film, "My Friend Dahmer" about serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer's ...



Howland police: School threat on social media not credible; former student taken into custody  fox8.com

HOWLAND TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- The Howland Township Police Department gave an update early Friday morning concerning an investigation into a social ...



OHSAA Soccer & Volleyball Regional Pairings; Cross Country and Field Hockey State Tournament Information  13abc Action News

Cross country and field hockey state tournaments are this weekend; soccer and volleyball regional semifinals are midweek, followed by regional finals Saturday.



Enrollment, enlistment or employment?  The Columbus Dispatch

RAVENNA – Enquiring minds want to know, what's your "E"? That's what teachers, administrators and counselors are asking Ravenna High School students this ...



Police: 2 people dead, another injured in Ravenna shooting  fox8.com

RAVENNA, Ohio -- Two people were fatally shot and another person was injured early Saturday morning in Ravenna, police have confirmed to Fox 8 News.



HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS | Regional preview  Youngstown Vindicator

VOLLEYBALL. Division III Region 9. Salem vs. Independence. Where: Barberton High School. When: Thursday, 7:30 p.m.. Facts: The Quakers are making their ...



(WITH VIDEO) Ravenna honors businessman, benefactor  Record-Courier

A man whose generosity helped many people in Portage County find their way to a better place in life was the first recipient of a new program naming a corner of ...



Sheriff Says Couple Cooked Meth Near Ravenna High School  Cleveland News - Fox 8

A Ravenna Township couple has been arrested for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine within the vicinity of Ravenna High School. According to Portage ...



Ravenna family accepts HOF honor for Hyman Buller  Record-Courier

Hyman Buller was an all-time great ice hockey player. Treasured photos, unforgettable stories and vintage video footage validate that for the Buller family.



Youngstown State lockdown lifted, suspect in custody  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio-- Youngstown State University was placed on lockdown Monday morning. A suspect pulled out a gun during a physical altercation inside ...



Highland High School student taken into custody for bringing orange-tipped air pistol to school  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MEDINA COUNTY, Ohio -- A Highland High School student was taken into custody Friday following an incident. According to the Medina County Sheriff's Office, ...



Setting MHSAA records a family tradition for Kobe Clark  WOODTV.com

With nine touchdowns, Schoolcraft's Kobe Clark set a state record in football last week. The notoriety is something his family is used to.



Maureen Frederick remembered for devotion to local politics  Record-Courier

As Vicki Kline wrote the script-style words on the whiteboard, she didn't expect her weekly inspirational quote would hold such meaning just a few hours later.



Student dies after being shot by another student at North Carolina high school  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MATTHEWS, North Carolina -- Police in North Carolina say a male student shot by another student at a high school has died. Capt. Stason Tyrrell of the ...



Elizabeth Ann (Lyon) Beachy  Sandusky Register

Aug. 9, 1930 - Feb. 14, 2018 Elizabeth Ann (Lyon) Beachy, 87, residing in Sandusky, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Providence Care Center after ...



Teen arrested after lockdown at Lorain schools, reports of shots fired nearby  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN, Ohio-- A 17-year-old was arrested after gunshots were reported Wednesday afternoon close to three Lorain schools. The Lorain Police Department ...



Local parents upset at how long it takes schools to release info on possible threats  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PARMA, Ohio-- Across Northeast Ohio, schools are reporting an increase in threats. Although the majority are not credible, two parents at different districts are ...



Ravenna police, SWAT arrest two suspects in apartment after bank robbery  fox8.com

RAVENNA-The Ravenna Police Department has announced that two people have been taken into custody in connection with a bank robbery in that city Monday ...



At least five students hospitalized after ingesting candy brought to Perry High School  fox8.com

PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- At least five students were hospitalized after ingesting candy brought into Perry High School in Stark County on Wednesday.



Students walk out in Northeast Ohio to protest gun violence  fox8.com

CLEVELAND-- Students across Northeast Ohio joined nationwide demonstrations against gun violence in response to last month's massacre of 17 people at ...



East side schools trespassing suspect arrested  fox8.com

HUNTING VALLEY, Ohio - A 4-department investigation has resulted in the arrest of a man suspected of nighttime trespassing in three different towns. Police in ...



High School Girls Regional Soccer Tournament Pairings  Record Herald

2018 OHSAA Girls Soccer Regional Pairings Home Team Listed First. Dates, Locations and Times Subject to Change Records Indicated Are as of District Final f.



Brunswick police arrest high school student after online threat  fox8.com

BRUNSWICK, Ohio - Brunswick police arrested a Brunswick High School student Monday after receiving reports of an online threat. The threat was reported to ...



Calhoun gets 3 life sentences for murders  Record-Courier

In a final act of defiance as he was led away to begin three consecutive life terms in prison, David D. Calhoun Jr. spit on the floor of Judge Becky Doherty's ...



Black Diamonds promotes career opportunities  ThisWeek Community News

Ravenna High School students took time on a recent day off to participate in the Black Diamonds. The Black Diamonds conference is a support initiative to ...



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