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U.S. Drug-Overdose Deaths Soared Nearly 30% in 2020, Driven by Synthetic Opioids

Fentanyl, along with isolation and stress from Covid-19 pandemic, propelled surge, experts say. From The Wall Street Journal By Betsy McKay Drug-overdose deaths in the U.S. surged nearly 30% in 2020, the result of a deadlier supply and the destabilizing effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to preliminary federal data and public health officials. The estimated 93,331…

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Lady Colts Sweep New Phillyto Launch Volleyball Season A season of high expectations got off to a solid start as the Meadowbrook Lady Colts swept past New Philadelphia in three sets – 25-21, 25-15 and 25-17 – in Saturday’s season opening match at home. Juniors Cami Black and Megan DeVillez led Meadowbrook at the net…

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  ‘Runnin’ Redskin’ Girls Eye Third Straight Trip to State

By Julie LaFollette The Caldwell High cross country teams look to continue their success this season. The girls are looking to return to the OHSAA State Meet for the third year in a row. They finished in 20th place at the state meet in 2020 and were OVAC 1A/2A champions, the District D-III District champions,…

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Shenandoah Team Continues to Improve

By Jeff Harrison It’s a mixed bag of participation on the Shenandoah High cross country team this fall, with good numbers and increased expectations on the boys’ side while there is just one girl running this fall. Head coach Craig Sebring enters the third season of his second stint as the Zeps’ boss (his fifth…

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Caldwell Soccer

Photo by Julie LaFollett Caldwell High’s 2021 soccer team. Front row, left to right, Paisley Sidwell, Sydney Yurco, Brie Morgenstern, Chloe Ingram, Jaxson Guiler, Johnathan Moore and Willow Linger; back row, Brody Schockling, Jason Fleeman, Zac Frame, Skylour Feldner, Mack Clark, Gabe Parrish, Chaz Pfeffer, Phillip Kowalsky and Jonas Copley. Not Pictured, Ignacio Piedrola. By…

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Caldwell Volleyball Looks to Contend for Some Titles

Photo by Julie LaFollette Caldwell High’s 2021 volleyball team. Front row, left to right, Lydia Doudna, Brooklyn Michael, Gwyn Lori, Josie Lori and Chesne Long; back row, Klaudia Rayner, Gwen Dimmerling, Elle Schafer, Emma Clark and Olivia Griffith. Not pictured, Jules Hood and Kaylee Siddle. By Julie LaFollette   The Caldwell Lady Redskins’ volleyball team…

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Shenandoah Features Talented, Experienced Volleyball Squad

By Jeff Harrison Talk about a good problem to have! Thanks to the experience gained over the last couple of seasons, the Shenandoah Lady Zeps are primed for a strong season with a squad that could see the entire varsity squad playing significant roles. Coach Megan Grywalski welcomes back nine letterwinners from last year’s team…

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Photo by Holly Dixon Shenandoah High’s 2021 football team. Front row, left to right, Nathan Van Fleet, Hunter Schott, Caleb Scott, Xavier Hannahs, Alden House, Preston Mackie, Joey Crum, Jared Trenner, Tyce DeVolld, Joel Rataiczak and Ethan Carpenter; second row, James Freeman, Gage Glidden, Tre Steele, Hunter Yates, Jace Anderson, Kaden Palmer, Brenden Portman, Jacob…

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Caldwell Football

Photo by Julie LaFollette Caldwell High’s 2021 football team. Front row, left to right, Marshal Sayre, Ethan Carpenter, Logan Schott, Mat Kowalsky, Josh Moni, Waylon Clark, Colby Langley and Braxton Dudley; second row, Paisley Sidwell, Brody Peachey, Hunter Parks, Jase Norman, Devin McKee, Cale Bender, Easton Depuy, Dylan Wheeler, Whyatt Freeman and Wyatt Williams; back…

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