Couple sentenced to repay $36K to schools

Couple sentenced to repay $36K to schools

Two parents who bilked the Amherst Schools out of at least $36,000 will have to pay restitution.Phillip Presutto Jr., 47, and Jaleh Saghafi, 50, were ...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Four Leaf Clovers successful at state fair

Four Leaf Clovers successful at state fair

Three Four Leaf Clovers 4-H Club members showed projects in late July at the Ohio State Fair.Show at the state fair is a huge commitment and some proj...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Billboards criticize Confederate flag sales

Billboards criticize Confederate flag sales

A new billboard campaign rails against continued Confederate flag sales at the Lorain County Fair, and the group behind it has other plans in store, t...

August 16th, 2018 |  



Congratulations, bingo winners!

Congratulations, bingo winners!

Robert Nahm of Amherst is the big $500 prize winner in the summer bingo contest run by the Amherst News-Times, Oberlin News-Tribune, and Wellington En...

August 16th, 2018 |  


Butchko to perform at Indianapolis expo

Butchko to perform at Indianapolis expo

Macey Butchko, a member of the Firelands FFA chapter, will be on stage and in the spotlight Oct. 24-27 during the 2018 National FFA Convention and Exp...

August 16th, 2018 |  


FFA members honored at Scholarship Night

FFA members honored at Scholarship Night

Courtesy photoFirelands FFA graduates enjoyed a night of success July 31 at the Lorain County 4-H and FFA Scholarship Night. The 10 members pictured e...

August 16th, 2018 |  


School bus tracking to go live this fall

A cutting-edge GPS system will soon track Amherst school buses at all times, allowing police and district personnel to respond faster to emergencies.T...

August 16th, 2018 |  


AMHERST SCHOOL BUS ROUTES

Route 1A• 6:40 a.m. Kresge Dr./Ron Zehel Guitar, AJH/Nord• 6:43 a.m. Gargasz Dr./1st drive on right, AJH/Nord• 6:44 a.m. Gargasz Dr....

August 15th, 2018 |  


Amherst Schools see shrinking enrollment, odd trends

While some grades are seeing odd bubbles, the Amherst Schools still tracking a decline in overall enrollment.“Our enrollment trend will most lik...

August 15th, 2018 |  


School supplies cram police cruiser

School supplies cram police cruiser

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Amherst News-TimesA “cram the cruiser” event, the second put on by the Amherst police department, was held A...

August 14th, 2018 |