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Bratz with Batz Capture Championship
Jul 14, 2017 2:08 PM

Bratz with Batz Capture Championship

Members of the Portage County Girls Softball League, Ravenna's Bratz with Batz captured the coach pitch one championship ending their season with a perfect 16-0 record. Coaching the team were Josh Smallwood, Jon Trego, Tyler Berg, and Sarah Lewis.

Cheryl Hayes
Jul 13, 2017 8:58 AM

Better Future Facilitators (BFF) to Host 2nd Annual International Cycling Fundraiser

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Dr. Dale Hartz Better Future Facilitators (330)285-1519 dhartz@betterfuturefacilitators.org www.betterfuturefacilitators.

Area Youth Build Homes for Flood Victims
Jun 29, 2017 10:05 AM

Area Youth Build Homes for Flood Victims

A massive flood one year ago destroyed homes and killed 6 people in White Sulphur Springs, WV. The community has found hope in the construction of a new neighborhood on higher ground called Hope Village and the opening of the Brad Paisley Park on the riverbank site of the disaster.

Pam Auble
Jun 27, 2017 11:07 PM

Meredith Hartsook wins International DECA Competition, but It's Just the Start

Meredith Hartsook is a 17 years old who attends Theodore Roosevelt High school in Kent, Ohio. She has had hearing aids since she was 5 years old. She recently won the International DECA competition in start-up business plan for creating a hypothetical business to help hearing impaired like myself.

Meredith Hartsook
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Meredith Hartsook Will Travel to Washington, D.C. for Prestigious Journalism Conference
Jun 27, 2017 10:39 PM

Meredith Hartsook Will Travel to Washington, D.C. for Prestigious Journalism Conference

News from George Mason University's Washington Journalism and Media Conference For more information contact:ElenaJohnson, Director of the Washington Journalism and Media Conference,wjmc@gmu.

Jun 7, 2017 10:04 PM

Troop 475 of Streetsboro Attend Summer Camp in Blue Ridge Mountains

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Steve Brackenrich Jr p. (234) 703-5010 brackenrich@gmail.

Steve Brackenrich Jr
Jun 6, 2017 4:27 PM


The RAC is pleased to announce that they have expanded their Group Fitness class offerings. Included in the expansion, areadditional Silver Sneakers classes.

Judy Watkins
May 30, 2017 4:24 PM

Eugene and Arlene True Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Cleveland Punch and Die Company has announced the 2017 recipients of the Eugene and Arlene True Memorial Scholarship. This Fund, established at the Akron Community Foundation (www.akroncf.

The Cleveland Punch And Die Company
Hey, Kids! MEGA Sports Camp is here June 12-16
May 30, 2017 2:15 PM

Hey, Kids! MEGA Sports Camp is here June 12-16

Grace Baptist Church invites children to drop a ton of fun into their summer at MEGA Sports Camp! Don't miss it.

May 27, 2017 1:59 PM


Saw a bald eagle at Westbranch State Park sitting on the guardrail at the dam Friday afternoon while cycling. It allowed me to get close before flying away.

Dick Lott
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Animal Adventure Park-Home of April the giraffe
May 23, 2017 7:10 PM

Animal Adventure Park-Home of April the giraffe

On vacation with the Record Courier. Richard Soltis and his wife Peggy took the Record Courier to Animal Adventure Park home of the famous webcam sensation April the giraffe and baby Tajiri.

Peggy Soltis
Fabrice Henry Graduates from The Ohio State University College of Medicine
May 12, 2017 9:40 PM

Fabrice Henry Graduates from The Ohio State University College of Medicine

On May 4, 2017 Fabrice Henry graduated cum laude from the The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Renee Henry
May 2, 2017 10:39 PM

Kent, KSU Choirs and Orchestra to perform

The Kent Chorus, KSU Chorale, the KSU Men's Chorus, the KSU Women's Chorus and the Revere High School Chorus, along with the Kent State University Orchestra will perform three works this Sunday, May 7 at 3:00 pm at Carol Cartwright Auditorium on the campus of Kent State University.

Sally Burnell
Mar 25, 2017 7:43 PM


We have found the the missing dog Skye. Thank you to everyone to who participated!

Rain Newell
Mar 24, 2017 7:51 PM

Learn to Paint Like a Master

Learn to paint like a Master! A professional art instructor will teach the group how to paint a picture. It will be held at the Ravenna Masonic Hall, 4785 Washington Ave., Ravenna, Ohio on Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.. The cost per person is $25.

Frank Schenck
Volunteer Training
Mar 23, 2017 12:04 PM

Volunteer Training

RE: Volunteer Recruitment and Training Akron, OH (March 23, 2017) - Cascade Locks Park Association is seeking friendly volunteers interested in a fun, flexible opportunity to give their time to a key piece of the Ohio and Erie National Heritage Canalway at the Mustill Store Museum.

Beth Leipold
Knights of Columbus 2017 Regional Free Throw Winners
Mar 12, 2017 5:38 PM

Knights of Columbus 2017 Regional Free Throw Winners

On February 25th, the Knights of Columbus sponsored the Diocese of Youngstown Regional Free Throw contest at James A. Garfield School District in Garrettsville.

David Vincent
Mar 6, 2017 8:11 PM

Portgage County Concerned Citizens Meet Regionally

CIVIC AND POLITICAL ACTIVITY IS AT RECORD LEVELS ACROSS OHIO Concerned citizens from Portage County will be meeting with concerned citizens from Summit County, Stark County, Cuyahoga County, Geauga County, Medina County, Mahoning County and Wayne Counties under one roof in Akron.

Robert Gippin
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Feb 23, 2017 11:35 AM

Congressional Town Hall

If your congressman is Jim Renacci (OH-16) you probably know he isn't currently planning to meet with his constituents face to face in a Town Hall event but his office claims to be in the process of scheduling a Teleconference at some point in the future.

Roger Marble
Jan 29, 2017 11:04 PM

TOPS OH#1941, Ravenna Open House

Need support in obtaining a healthier weight? Come see what TOPS OH#1941, Ravenna has to offer at our OPEN HOUSE on Thursday, February 9, at 10:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall of the Maplewood Christian Church, 7300 State Route 88, Ravenna as we "Get to the Heart of the Matter". TOPS Club, Inc.

Jeanette Stoffer, Secretary