Oberlin schools ‘need a makeover’

Oberlin schools ‘need a makeover’

A $36.3 million proposal for a new Oberlin PK-12 school has been a talking point for board of education members and residents, but students’ voi...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Schaum named Rotary Senior of October

Schaum named Rotary Senior of October

The Oberlin Rotary Club honors a high school senior each month during the school year for character and positive attitudes. They have contributed time...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Report: Black-clad man pointed gun at Mercy staffer

A man with a gun put Mercy Health Allen Hospital into lockdown on Oct. 16, according to an Oberlin police report.A patient first alerted hospital staf...

October 22nd, 2018 |  



Raking in the dough

Raking in the dough

Courtesy photoWhen leaves start to pile on front lawns and sidewalks, the Oberlin High School marching band will be ready to rake. Sixty-five kids are...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


ISSUE 11: School bond issue debated at forum

ISSUE 11: School bond issue debated at forum

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect that Issue 11 would only finance phase one of the Oberlin City Schools master plan adopted...

October 19th, 2018 |  


LCCC, JVS team up for college tech credits

LCCC, JVS team up for college tech credits

A new program that gives high school students an opportunity get a head start on college is beginning at the Lorain County JVS.Superintendent Glenn Fa...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Kids learn about weather from a pro

Kids learn about weather from a pro

Photos by Laurie Hamame | Oberlin News-TribuneWith a headlamp strapped around his head, second-grader Noah Dowling mimicked the sun and meteorologist ...

October 18th, 2018 updated: October 19th, 2018. |  


Sheriff looking for auxiliary recruits

The next training class for the Lorain County Sheriff’s Auxiliary will begin in January, sheriff Phil Stammitti has announced.Since 1957, the au...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Voters will decide Nov. 6 between Sharon Sweda and Nathan Manning in a race to fill Ohio’s Senate District 13 seat.The state district encompasse...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

A two-year term is open in the state House of Representatives 56th District, where Dan Ramons (D-Lorain) will step down at the end of the year due to ...

October 17th, 2018 |