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‘Fiddlehead Dance’ unveiled at Kendal
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Back-to-school drive, Willis style
BACK TO SCHOOL: New Langston principal happiest helping families

BACK TO SCHOOL: New Langston principal happiest helping families

“When did you think I was the happiest?”That’s the question Michael Scott, the new principal of Langston Middle School, asked his fa...

August 15th, 2017 updated: August 15th, 2017. |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: New pathways to diplomas at OHS

BACK TO SCHOOL: New pathways to diplomas at OHS

More pathways for the Class of 2018 to earn high school diplomas are rolling out this year at Oberlin High School.Principal William Baylis broke down ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: Hall says focus is on individuals this year

BACK TO SCHOOL: Hall says focus is on individuals this year

Individualization — this is the approach superintendent David Hall is following this year in leading the Oberlin City Schools.Hall wants to focu...

August 15th, 2017 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: ‘Read with your kid,’ urges Eastwood principal

BACK TO SCHOOL: ‘Read with your kid,’ urges Eastwood principal

Air conditioning and free meals are among the changes kids can look forward to this year at Eastwood Elementary.Relief from warm weather will be found...

August 15th, 2017 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: Frank moves to Prospect Elementary

BACK TO SCHOOL: Frank moves to Prospect Elementary

Except for a few teacher swaps this year at Prospect Elementary School, principal Chris Frank said not much is changing in his building prior to openi...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Pickleball gains fans in Oberlin

Pickleball gains fans in Oberlin

Pick-pock, pick-pock — the noise echoed throughout the Splash Zone field house as 12 pickleball players hit a wiffle-like ball back and forth.Do...

August 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Falcons hire Walbom for head wrestling job

Falcons hire Walbom for head wrestling job

All-Navy wrestler Josh Walbom has been tapped to coach the Falcons.Walbom is a 2007 graduate of Firelands High School and has earned bachelor’s ...

June 8th, 2017 |  


STATE TRACK: Rustad goes the distance for Phoenix

STATE TRACK: Rustad goes the distance for Phoenix

Joseph Colon | Oberlin News-TribuneAsta Rustad, one of the Class of 2017 valedictorians at Oberlin High School, earned All-Ohio honors by placing eigh...

June 5th, 2017 |  


TRACK AND FIELD: Phoenix have fast feet at PAC

TRACK AND FIELD: Phoenix have fast feet at PAC

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneOberlin College hosted the two-day Patriot Athletic Conference meet, at which the Phoenix had some excell...

May 15th, 2017 |  


SOFTBALL: Barco has an amazing day

SOFTBALL: Barco has an amazing day

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaHannah Barco and McKenzie Hendershot each nailed two RBIs in an 8-4 win over Firelands on April 25. Barco also f...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Anderson inducted into track hall of fame

Jay (Jehu) Anderson, a 1998 graduate of Oberlin High School, was among the six inductees April 13 to the Lorain County Track and Cross Country Hall of...

April 17th, 2017 |  


SOFTBALL: Returning big bats could spell success for Phoenix

SOFTBALL: Returning big bats could spell success for Phoenix

A 16-12 regular season (7-9 PAC) earned the Oberlin Phoenix softball team a third place finish in the conference last season.A first round playoff los...

March 28th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre
Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

The everyday experiences of black Oberlinians are of tremendous value and ought to be preserved for future generations.That’s what Annessa Olive...

January 24th, 2017 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaWe traveled to schools in Amherst, Oberlin, and Wellington to ask students what they are grateful for this ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


50 YEARS: Cleve and Marie Canham

50 YEARS: Cleve and Marie Canham

Cleve and Marie Canham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month. They were wed Nov. 26, 1966, in Davenport, Iowa.They have two childr...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Treasures on display as Oberlin Archives celebrate 50 years

Treasures on display as Oberlin Archives celebrate 50 years

In 1985, Ken Grossi visited the Oberlin Archives for the first time.He was a graduate student at Case Western University, conducting research on the f...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Artist Stephen Tomasko exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Artist Stephen Tomasko exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Photographs, graphite drawings, and encaustic paintings by artist Stephen Tomasko will be on display from March 29 to May 16 at the Kendal Gallery.The...

March 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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And the soup boils over
Thank you to the world’s Janets

Thank you to the world’s Janets

A one-room apartment, much smaller than my office, and in a terrible neighborhood. Three kids and a single mother. Nothing to speak of in the way of m...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Are we really doing this again?

Are we really doing this again?

I thought we were past all of this.Shame on me for being so foolish and naive to underestimate the inherent thirst for power — even at the risk ...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Celebrating indigenous people

Celebrating indigenous people

For many years, schools, businesses, and other big corporations shut down in observance of Columbus Day.The common misconception that has been the sta...

August 11th, 2017 |  


So much to cook, so little time

So much to cook, so little time

I had a call from Blake Hamer the other day. She wanted to know how to make cabbage and noodles so she could make it for her friend and herself for di...

August 11th, 2017 updated: August 11th, 2017. |  


Justice for sex-trafficking victims

Justice for sex-trafficking victims

It’s hard to believe, but children in Ohio — and across America — are increasingly being exploited and sold for sex on the Internet....

August 9th, 2017 |  


Thankful for Nord grant to help diners

To the editor:At the height of produce season, the Oberlin Weekday Community Meals program has received a wonderful and timely gift.Thanks to a grant ...

August 7th, 2017 |  


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