OHS senior’s powerful plea: Get rid of Columbus Day

OHS senior’s powerful plea: Get rid of Columbus Day

Christopher Columbus has been romanticized down through the ages.Most of what we think we know about the Italian explorer is embedded in folklore, not...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Student ambassadors make board proud

Student ambassadors make board proud

Jason Hawk | Oberlin News-TribuneKids talk about their role as “ambassadors” for the primary years program at Prospect Elementary School. ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Hershberger is Rotary’s OHS Senior of May

Hershberger is Rotary’s OHS Senior of May

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

May 23rd, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• May 12 at 8:33 a.m.: A student was arrested at the Lorain County Academy on North Pleasant Street.• May 12 at 6:17 p.m.: Responding to a...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Game inventor, Oberlin College alumnus hits it big through trial and error

Game inventor, Oberlin College alumnus hits it big through trial and error

It was all fun and games for Andrew Innes until he realized he’d invented something people love.The 1992 Oberlin College graduate returned to th...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Oberlin hiker finished 1,400-plus mile trail at Findley State Park

Oberlin hiker finished 1,400-plus mile trail at Findley State Park

More than eight years and 1,418 miles after first setting foot on the Buckeye Trail, Randall Roberts finished his journey Saturday.Roberts, an Oberlin...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


PHOTOS: 184th class takes a bow

PHOTOS: 184th class takes a bow

Photos by Jason Hawk | Oberlin News-TribuneTappan Square was abuzz Monday with the promise of new journeys as Oberlin College sent 700 graduates into ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Oberlin College commencement: Graduates can keep democracy alive

Oberlin College commencement: Graduates can keep democracy alive

In troubled times when our nation seems more divided than ever, how do we ensure democracy flourishes?“Spoiler alert — the answer is you,&...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


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 |