NEWS


JVS seniors cut loose on final day with rock climbing, classic cars, water balloon toss

JVS seniors cut loose on final day with rock climbing, classic cars, water balloon toss

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaA rock climbing wall, water balloon tosses, kickball, photo booths, and cornhole were just a few of the way...

May 19th, 2017 |  


JVS GRADUATION: Class of 2017 is surrogate family

JVS GRADUATION: Class of 2017 is surrogate family

Maggie Lieb earned good grades at Avon High School, but something just wasn’t right.She felt like she didn’t belong.“I wanted someth...

May 19th, 2017 |  


OHS students visit Kendal at Oberlin

OHS students visit Kendal at Oberlin

Ninde Scholars and choir members from Oberlin High School walked the short block north to Kendal at Oberlin for a May 8 visit.Led by Robert Doerr and ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


2017 Ride of Silence honors lost cyclists

2017 Ride of Silence honors lost cyclists

Photos by Jason Hawk | Oberlin News-TribuneIn a silent line they rode, single file, eyes mournful. Members of the Silver Wheels cycling club met May 1...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Students shine brightly at Special Olympics

Students shine brightly at Special Olympics

Courtesy photosStudent-athletes from Oberlin, Wellington, and Amherst joined other area participants at Elyria’s Ely Stadium May 12 for the 37th...

May 16th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


COMMENCEMENT: Krislov, Oberlin grads to say farewell

COMMENCEMENT: Krislov, Oberlin grads to say farewell

A turning of tassels will mark the end of a journey for Oberlin College graduates this weekend — and a goodbye for president Marvin Krislov as w...

May 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


SOFTBALL: Falcons hope to bounce back with youth movement

After going 17-11 in coach Tim Phillips’ first season as coach, the Firelands Falcons softball team slipped to 11-15 (7-9 PAC) in 2016.The team ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: Phoenix and Falcons All-Stars

BOYS BASKETBALL: Phoenix and Falcons All-Stars

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneOberlin’s Donald Johnson gets a dunk late in the Lorain County All-Stars Game while Firelands’...

March 28th, 2017 |  


BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

Ninth-year coach Lynn Gray said he “lost half his team” following a mass exodus of seniors, including leading hitters Sam Wilson and Elija...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Oberlin Phoenix tab Jesse Robinson as varsity football head coach

Oberlin Phoenix tab Jesse Robinson as varsity football head coach

Jesse Robinson has always wanted to be a football coach.On Wednesday, that dream finally came true as Robinson was named the varsity head coach at Obe...

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


BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

Ninth-year coach Lynn Gray said he “lost half his team” following a mass exodus of seniors, including leading hitters Sam Wilson and Elija...

March 15th, 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


Rules, by and large, help people

Rules, by and large, help people

Several members of Congress, our own representative included, belong to a group called the Freedom Caucus.Using that admirable title should encourage ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Columbus Day should sail into the sunset

Columbus Day should sail into the sunset

“In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.”You probably recited the little poem in kindergarten, so it’s likely there’s a speci...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Parents: Don’t bury this problem

In the days before the Internet — yes, there were such dark, lonely times — the way to draw attention to something was on afternoon talk s...

May 17th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: Bullying is a matter of life and death

The family photo of third-grader Gabriel Taye exudes happiness. The sharply dressed boy stands against a wall at his elementary school, grinning from ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Continuous learning culture is key to Ohio’s success

Continuous learning culture is key to Ohio’s success

You and I may not be ready, but by the year 2021, it’s predicted we will be sharing the roads with a variety of driverless vehicles.Soon, drones...

May 15th, 2017 |  


We won’t have another bailout

We won’t have another bailout

Too many in Washington and on Wall Street seem to have amnesia about the devastation the Great Recession wreaked in communities across the country but...

May 15th, 2017 |  


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