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 |  


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 |  


Tuskegee Airmen finally get their due with Juneteenth plaque

Tuskegee Airmen finally get their due with Juneteenth plaque

They fought for the right to fly the skies in U.S. Army missions in World War II.Now nine Oberlin men will be forever remembered in a plaque that will...

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