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David Mauk found

December 11, 2016 by Roger Bunton (Register to contact)

Was at a men's breakfast with my church and began talking to this new guy, David, and we discovered we graduated from Elyria high school in 68....we are out here in Kennewick Washington.....what a coincidence!!!

Host families needed

July 27, 2009 by Carolyne Dular (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Alumni Florian, Dominick and Suzanne loved their time in Elyria and LOVED the school. Can you host a student like them? Maybe a band or sports student. We volunteer and have hosted too We love it as a family. Can help with smaller kids, great companion for older kids or for you if you have none at home.
Thanks for supporting a great program and earning $50 per month charity donation off your taxes. Placing students this week and next starting July 26. Call volunteer carolyne at (440) 213-XXXX or the approved company yfu at 1.800.teenage http://www.*****/****

Elyria High School News From Around The Web

Elyria High School postpones graduation ceremony due to weather  News 5 Cleveland

Elyria City Schools announced the commencement ceremony for the high school has been postponed due to inclement weather.



High school softball: Elyria's defense gets back on track, helps Pioneers avenge loss to Perrysburg, head to state for 13th time  Chronicle Telegram

Elyria third baseman Kerrigan Williams makes a diving stop on a ball hit down the line during the Division I regional softball final at Clyde High School on ...



Elyria High School student charged with assaulting school resource officer  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- An Elyria High School student is facing charges after police say she assaulted the school resource officer. Jazmin Davis, 18, of Elyria, was ...



Shirley (Kopp) Harrison  Sandusky Register

November 3, 1935 — June 13, 2019 CASTALIA — Shirley (Kopp) Harrison, 83, of Castalia and formerly of Wellington, passed away on Thursday morning, June ...



Ely Stadium to be formally dedicated Oct. 19 | Elyria-pioneers  The Morning Journal

Elyria City Schools formally will dedicate Ely Stadium, 1915 Middle Ave., on Oct. 19 with activities and performances, according to a news release.



For the third time, Elyria fifth-grader wins Future Chef Competition  News 5 Cleveland

Seven chefs put their best Mexican-inspired dishes to the test Thursday, and for the third time David came out on top with the grand prize in the Future Chef ...



Local students thank Elyria city workers for their hard work in the community  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- A group of northeast Ohio students are thanking city workers for everything they do. Holly Currier Brinda shared a photo on Facebook after a ...



Shelter available for 2,500 Columbia gas customers impacted by outage lasting 24 to 48 hours  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

UPDATE---Lorain County Emergency Management is changing the location of the shelter for those affected by the Columbia Gas outage. Residents needing ...



news Elyria hosts Avon Lake in Week 1 of the High School Game of the Week  clevelandbrowns.com

Elyria High School stadium shines under the lights, for the first game against Avon Lake in the Cleveland Browns High School Game of the Week, presented by ...



Patrols stepped up in Elyria after report of driver approaching child  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio - Elyria City Schools reports police are investigating a report of a driver approaching a child. According to a Facebook post, someone in a newer ...



John “Jack” Norman Robertson II Obituary  WKBN.com

BOARDMAN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – John “Jack” Norman Robertson II, 76, of Boardman and formerly of Elyria and Florida, passed away Monday, June 10, ...



Elyria High School placed on exterior lockdown following threat  WKYC.com

ELYRIA -- Police say Elyria High School was placed under an exterior lockdown Friday morning after a trio of threats on the school were made via telephone.



Police say Elyria man confessed to raping child  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- An Elyria man is behind bars after police say he confessed to raping a child. Brian Eady, 31, is charged with rape. He's being held without bond ...



Boy gets special prosthetic so he can play cello in school orchestra  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- Those who know Jordan Harris of Elyria know that when he sets his mind to something, he is going to do it and do it well. But when he decided ...



Lorain County groups plan MLK Day observances  The Morning Journal

Several Lorain County organizations will commemorate the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. throughout January as well as a national Jan.



Elyria police: Couple arrested for road rage hid loaded gun in hotel couch  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio - Elyria police responded to a report of road rage on Monday around 4:45 p.m. A driver told police another car was driving erratically behind her ...



Elyria's Fall 2018 Leaf Collection Program to begin | Lorain County  The Morning Journal

The city of Elyria's Fall 2018 Leaf Collection Program will take place from Oct. 22 to Dec. 1.



Wrestling: Elyria cruises to Greater Cleveland Conference title  Chronicle Telegram

EUCLID — Next weekend Elyria senior Matt Zuckerman will be starting his journey toward a fourth Division I state tournament qualification. But first he needed to ...



Elyria firefighters on scene of possible water rescue  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Officials are on the scene for a possible water rescue in Elyria. Police said first responders are responding to reports of someone possibly in the ...



Not-Forgotten Box gets boost from Saturday collections  Chronicle Telegram

Elyria High School class of 1971 gathers in The Chronicle's lobby after making its annual donation to the Not-Forgotten Box in memory of Cooper Hudnutt on ...



Elyria Schools introduces Pioneer Academy  Chronicle Telegram

ELYRIA — Elyria High School will be home to Pioneer Academy next school year, an online school with a physical presence in the district to serve as a safety ...



‘Flushable’ wipes clogging up sewer system in Elyria; residents told to throw them away instead  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Elyria officials are working to rid their sewers of "flushable" wipes once and for all. They may seem harmless, but they can actually cause a lot of ...



State approves Elyria Schools five-school plan  Chronicle Telegram

ELYRIA — A pared-down master plan for Elyria Schools will see five new elementary and middle schools — built smaller and faster than previously planned.



Police search for two suspects in Elyria stabbing death  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- The Elyria Police Department issued two arrest warrants in the stabbing death of a man in a school parking lot. Officers discovered a man with ...



Lorain County women charged after allegedly writing prescriptions using stolen pad from dentist’s office  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Two Lorain County women are facing felony charges after allegedly using a prescription pad from a dentist's office to write their own ...



High school volleyball: Elyria misses chance to win own Power Quad, falls to Massillon in three sets  Chronicle Telegram

Brookside's Lauren Sheehan hits the ball over the net as Elyria's Madi Smith defends during Saturday's Elyria Power Quad at Elyria High. KRISTIN BAUER / ...



18-year-old arrested, charged after making threats against Elyria City Schools  WKYC.com

An 18-year-old, Javiaan Davis, was arrested Thursday after making threats against Elyria City Schools. On September 16, a threatening phone call was made to ...



Elyria officials investigating mysterious chemical odor  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA – City officials are investigating what caused a mysterious odor to seep from sewer lines into homes in two separate Elyria neighborhoods on Monday.



Video shows scene at Elyria High School after fights broke out following game  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Elyria school leaders canceled the Lorain County Holiday Classic basketball events for Wednesday after a fight following a game Tuesday night ...



Bomb squad training exercise in Lorain County  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio -- The Lorain County Sheriff's Office Bomb Squad is conducting training Wednesday evening that may be heard in parts of the county.



Unique Lorain funeral packs powerful message for youth  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN - Thursday a Lorain County family had the heartbreaking task of burying their son.. Those who loved 20-year-old Zachary Mason, Sr. most made sure ...



Elyria police arrest two in connection with man’s murder  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- Two men are in custody and more arrests are expected in the murder of a 28-year-old man in Elyria. Zachary Mason was shot inside an ...



Wrestling: Never a doubt -- Elyria's Dylan Shawver rallies late for tourney title  Chronicle Telegram

OREGON — Sometimes being one of the top eight wrestlers in the nation requires a little proof. Elyria junior Dylan Shawver — ranked No. 8 at 126 pounds ...



Elyria Schools announces leadership restructuring | Ohio  The Morning Journal

The Elyria City School District will welcome familiar faces in an administrative restructuring plan announced on April 20, according to a news release.



‘It’s something we take very seriously’: Police arrest man for attacking jogger in Elyria  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio – A Lorain County grand jury has indicted an Elyria man on felony charges in connection with an August attack on a jogger in Elyria. Authorities ...



Police: Elyria High lockdown was due to ‘swatting’ incident  fox8.com

ELYRIA - Elyria Police say that Monday's lockdown at Elyria High School was caused by a swatting incident. Police responded to the school shortly before noon ...



Authorities apprehend inmate who escaped transport vehicle in Elyria  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Elyria police have apprehended the Lorain/Medina Community Based Correctional Facility inmate who escaped from a transport vehicle on ...



Detectives seize 800 Oxycodone pills in Elyria bust  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- Four people were arrested in a drug bust in Elyria Wednesday afternoon. The Elyria Police Department executed search warrants at two ...



Florida teen charged in swatting incident at Elyria High School  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio - A 16-year-old in Florida is under arrest for making swatting threats to Elyria High School back in May. "Last week, we sent officers to Florida.



4th Ward Elyria City Council candidate disqualified  Chronicle Telegram

ELYRIA — An Elyria man who recently moved back to the city from Columbus cannot replace Councilman Mark Craig. The vacancy on Elyria City Council comes ...



Look Back Elyria: Cascade Park  Chronicle Telegram

Two boys play on the iconic spiral slide at Cascade Park in June 1955. This photograph, originally taken by the “Cleveland Press,” is in the collection of the ...



Suspects in Elyria stabbing death involved in chase, crash in Oklahoma City  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Authorities in Oklahoma tell FOX 8 News the suspects wanted in a deadly stabbing in Northeast Ohio were involved in a chase and crash ...



Readers say goodbye to Ely Stadium  Chronicle Telegram

Generations have cheered on their favorite Pioneer, donned caps and gowns and played in alumni bands at Ely Stadium. Friday's game is the last for Elyria ...



Elyria students, teachers mourn loss of elementary school principal  WKYC.com

Members of the Elyria City School District are in a state of grief following the loss of Franklin Elementary School Principal Lisa Licht, who died of natural causes ...



Elyria High students safe after threat, lockdown  Chronicle Telegram

Crowds of students, media and parents fill Sixth Street as students were released from Elyria High after the school was placed on lockdown Monday. BRUCE ...



Tracy Sprinkle, Chase Farris not bitter, believe they're better, after abbreviated time in folded AAF  Chronicle Telegram

Panthers defensive tackle Tracy Sprinkle pressures Bills quarterback Josh Allen during a preseason game in 2018. Sprinkle, an Elyria High graduate, is hoping ...



Four children arrested after hit lists found at elementary and middle school in Elyria  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- A concealed weapon and several hit lists found at an Elyria middle and elementary school in less than a week led to the arrests of four children ...



Elyria fatal shooting  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio— Elyria police are investigating a fatal shooting at an apartment Monday evening. Officers were called to the 1400 block of West River Road ...



11-year-old boy receives 3D printed arm made by an Elyria HS student  WKYC.com

If his friends could do it, 11-year-old Jordan Harris always knew he could do it too. He would just have to do it with one hand.



Student protests against gun violence will come to Elyria  Chronicle Telegram

Some of the student leaders behind an organized walkout next week at Elyria High Schoo are Alison Guerini, left, 18; Ryan Streator, 15; Izzy Stewart, 16; Randy ...



Elyria family mourns loss of Keystone teen  Chronicle Telegram

This photo was the last photo taken of all the Williams children together on December 24, 2017. Two days later, Kayden, far left, died from injuries he sustained ...



Elyria Sports Hall of Fame: Dad's advice gave Tom Kubuski coaching career he loved  Chronicle Telegram

Tom Kubuski never envisioned himself as a coach. His father, Ed, made the suggestion once Tom was hired by the Elyria Schools system. His dad knew a little ...



LCCC and CSU announce express pathway for students  The Morning Journal

An extension to Lorain County Community College's University Partnership with Cleveland State University now allows students to maintain duel admission to ...



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 ...



Sheriff: Man shot by police after threatening officers with gun  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- The Lorain County Sheriff's Office and Lorain Police Department are investigating after an Elyria police officer shot a man Tuesday night.



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 ...



Ohio teen faces 73 charges linked to ‘swatting’ calls across the country  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MAHONING COUNTY, Ohio -- An Ohio teen has been arrested in connection with a series of prank calls to police in upstate New York and across the country, ...



Bond set at $2 million for suspect in Elyria murder-for-hire plot  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

EDITOR'S NOTE: Elyria police were originally looking for Saint-Velle Pruitt; however, after Pruitt turned himself in and was adamant he was not involved in any ...



Look Back Elyria: Memories of the corner store  Chronicle Telegram

Children on Elyria's south side in the '50s and '60s didn't have far to walk for their penny candy. Bounded by 10 blocks between 17th Street to the south and 7th ...



Cleveland Browns' player is Elyria High School teen's surprise prom date  WKYC-TV

Seventeen-year-old Elyria High School senior Elna Wright is nonverbal and uses a wheelchair as a result of a rare progressive disorder.



GC retired teachers meet  beavercreeknewscurrent.com

XENIA — Greene County Retired Teachers Association recently held its fall meeting.The meeting included the installation of the 2019 Officers by curre.



Look Back, Elyria: The Elyria Telephone Company in the 20th Century  Chronicle Telegram

After humble beginnings in the back of a small business in 1897, the Elyria Telephone Company had grown sufficiently to warrant this elegant building, ...



Charges dropped in Elyria school threat case  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

One Elyria High School student was taken into custody Monday night after he posted a picture of a 'device' on his social media accounts and threatened to place ...



Elyria's Chase Farris "ecstatic" to be at Super Bowl as member of Patriots practice squad  Chronicle Telegram

Ohio State offensive lineman Chase Farris runs a drill during NFL Pro Day at Ohio State University in Columbus on March 11. AP PHOTO. <; >. Share. Tweet.



H.S. Softball: Elyria star Riley Zana transferring to Walsh Jesuit  Chronicle Telegram

Riley Zana (10) is congratulated after a big hit against Amherst in the spring. Zana is transferring to Walsh Jesuit. KRISTIN BAUER / CHRONICLE. <; >. Share.



Robert Wilson Mason  Sandusky Register

March 2, 1930-Jan. 25, 2019 Robert Wilson Mason, born March 2, 1930, in Elyria, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, in his home in Norwalk, surrounded by family.



Video: Suspect dives towards register in Elyria Subway robbery  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- The Elyria Police Department is asking for information after a Subway restaurant was robbed. It happened at the location on Lake Avenue on ...



Club Controversy: Gay-Straight Alliance Creates Backlash  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio-- A new club at Elyria High School is stirring up controversy within the community. "About two weeks ago, a flyer went up for our Allies club, which ...



Police share video of intense search at Lakeland Community College; threat turned out to be hoax  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

KIRTLAND, Ohio -- Kirtland police are sharing body camera footage from the chaotic scene at Lakeland Community College Thursday night. A man called the ...



Four for Circle of Champions  Sunbury News

OHSAA Award Winners Announced, Including Four into Circle of Champions. 97th annual boys basketball state tournament tips off at noon Thursday at the ...



Stage set for Elyria native's return to NE Ohio  Chronicle Telegram

Elyria native Brent Heuser fell in love with musical theater as a child, but it took a while for him to fully understand it was his life's calling. Today, the 2005 Elyria ...



Jack R. Cook  Sandusky Register

Sept. 21, 1926-Feb. 13, 2019 Jack R. Cook, 92, Huron, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Firelands Hospital, Sandusky. HURON — Jack ...



Look Back, Elyria: The artistic life of Betty Bishop (VIDEO/PHOTOS)  Chronicle Telegram

This photo of Betty Bishop's ballet students likely was taken before or after a recital in 1955. Barbara Kasper Folds is at the right end of the circle. PHOTO ...



Man Arrested For Robbery that Caused School Lockdown  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio-- School officials confirm the lockdown at Elyria High School ended around 2:30 p.m. after a nearby store was robbed. The lockdown began ...



Grafton man pleads guilty, receives 5 years probation in car crash that killed Midview student (UPDATE/VIDEO)  Chronicle Telegram

Chase Johnson pleas in the that crashed his car on Midview prom night, killing 17-year-old Lindsey Rotuno, at Lorain County Justice Center June 4.



BrownsZone: Elyria grad Tracy Sprinkle shows his stuff at Ohio State pro day  Chronicle Telegram

Defensive lineman Tracy Sprinkle runs a drill during Ohio State's NFL Pro Day Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Columbus. JAY LAPRETE / AP. <; >. Share. Tweet.



Elyria native takes gold during ‘awesome hour’ at Rio Olympics  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio -- Elyria native Tianna Bartoletta, a two-time world champion, earned an Olympic gold medal in Rio Wednesday night. Bartoletta won the long ...



Gas leak prompts evacuations in Elyria  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- A couple homes in Elyria were evacuated Wednesday afternoon because of a gas leak. The gas line was damaged at East Avenue and 4th ...



Rise of the wise: Elyria's Joshua Breeding excels on mat, in classroom  Chronicle Telegram

Elyria High School's Joshua Breeding stands for a photo at the conclusion of practice on Tuesday evening, Dec. 5. KRISTIN BAUER / CHRONICLE. 22667947.



Teen in wheelchair, unable to speak beams as Elyria’s homecoming queen  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio- Homecoming is a special event for most high school students, but at one Northeast Ohio school, this year's event held extra meaning for an ...



Elyria church gets its first pastor  Chronicle Telegram

Community of Faith United Church of Christ pastor the Rev. Kathryn Ketchum, left, listens as the Rev. Gary Halstead, associate minister of the Eastern Ohio and ...



Wellington community mourns its 'Big Dog'  Chronicle Telegram

The word “generous” doesn't even come close to describing the reputation of Tim “Big Dog” Graham. From an Elyria High School football star to Wellington ...



Awesome act caught on video when resource officer sings to scared student  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- A California teacher captured the most heartwarming act on video when a school resource officer spotted a young student having a hard ...



Elyria police arrest CBCF fugitive at Furnace Street home  Chronicle Telegram

Elyria police officers remove Desmond Ligon from a home on Furnace Street in Elyria where he was arrested after escaping from CBCF custody. BRUCE ...



Memorial Day holiday events  Chronicle Telegram

AMHERST: The annual Memorial Day parade kicks off at 10 a.m. Monday at Marion L. Steele High School, 450 Washington St., and goes through downtown.



Lorain police: Councilman Angel Arroyo arrested after crash, smelled of alcohol  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

LORAIN, Ohio-- Lorain City Councilman Angel Arroyo is behind bars again after a crash Monday night. Arroyo turned on East 28th Street from Pearl Avenue ...



This Land: In Elyria, Ohio, the Mayor Dreams of Better Days  New York Times

ELYRIA, OHIO — Near the cherished gazebo of Ely Square Park, just outside Donna's Diner, the mayor of Elyria waits with patient grace to perform a wedding ...



This Land: Losing Sleep but Not Hope at a Diner in Elyria, Ohio  New York Times

A small cafe, in the small city of Elyria, Ohio, is being tested by a tough economy. It is the kind of place where Barack Obama and Mitt Romney each hope that his ...



Man left in Elyria bar lot dies  Chronicle Telegram

ELYRIA — A man who police say was left in the parking lot of the Train Station bar Friday while having a suspected drug overdose has died. Chad Vance, 34 ...



Elyria mom, grandma arrested after baby tests positive for cocaine  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio-- An Elyria woman is facing charges after hospital staff discovered drugs in her baby's system last week. Shanice McCall called 911 to report her ...



Deaths in Central Florida: 5/1  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.



Elyria man arrested for shooting, killing neighbor’s dog  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ELYRIA, Ohio -- An Elyria man was arrested after being accused of shooting and killing his neighbor's dog. According to Elyria police reports, it happened at just ...



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 ...



'Elyria' song written by 15-year-old  Chronicle Telegram

Carl Topilow leads the Cleveland Pops Orchestra during an Elyria bicentennial celebration concert Saturday in Ely Square. BILL KEATON / CHRONICLE.



Students in ‘MAGA’ hats who allegedly mocked Native American elder after rally could face expulsion  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Students at a Kentucky Catholic school who were involved in a video showing them mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln ...



Ohio-born college coaches of Odell Beckham Jr. fired up about him joining Browns  Akron Beacon Journal

Les Miles and Greg Studrawa possess a vast amount of knowledge about Ohio, the Browns and Odell Beckham Jr.The two Ohio-born coaches who grew up as ...



Woman whose body was found in Elyria was alive when dumped in ditch, police say  fox8.com

ELYIA, Ohio-- The woman whose body was found in Elyria earlier this month was alive when she was dumped in a ditch, Elyria police said on Wednesday.



Splash pads going up at 2 Elyria parks  Chronicle Telegram

ELYRIA — Wednesday's wet weather juxtaposed against the image of a splash pad under construction at Elyria's West Park may lead some to believe warmer ...



17-year-old Columbia High School student killed in Grafton Township crash  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

GRAFTON TOWNSHIP-The Elyria Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that claimed the life of a 17-year-old girl. The single-car accident ...



Elyria police honor officer killed in the line of duty  fox8.com

ELYRIA, Ohio-- The Elyria Police Department honored the life of Sgt. James Kerstetter, who was killed in the line of duty eight years ago. Family and friends ...



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