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An Ohio man charged with fatally shooting his pastor brother in a church office as Sunday services were ending has been found mentally competent to stand trial. The Dayton Daily News reports a Montgomery County judge made the ruling Tuesday that 68-year-old Daniel Schooler is competent for trial, which is scheduled to begin Oct. 31. […]

PATRICIA SUE HEAD SUMMITT Born: June 14, 1952, in Clarksville, Tenn. Education: University of Tennessee-Martin, where she was an All-America basketball player at Tennessee-Martin and earned a B.S. in physical education; M.S. in physical education from Tennessee-Knoxville Halls of Fame: Inducted in 2000 into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame; 1999 into Women’s Basketball Hall […]

Pat Summitt, the winningest basketball coach in NCAA Division I history who presided over a nearly four-decade dynasty at the University of Tennessee, died on Tuesday morning, The Associated Press. She was 64. “It is with tremendous sadness that I announce the passing of my mother, Patricia Sue Head Summitt,” Tyler Summit said in a statement. […]

Cleveland Browns Executive Vice President Bryan Wiedmeier passed away Tuesday at the age of 57. Wiedmeier was diagnosed with brain cancer in Oct. 2012. He was only given 15 months to live. In June 2014, Wiedmeier signed a contract extension with the Browns. He spent more than 35 years working in the NFL. He was with […]

Toxicology tests for Prince concluded that the entertainer died from an accidental overdose of the opioid fentanyl, according to a report on his death by the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office. Fentanyl, prescribed by doctors for cancer treatment, can be made illicitly and is blamed for a spike in overdose deaths in the United States. It’s […]

  Janice Wendell Bethany Crouch March 14, 1938 – May 31, 2016 Janice Wendell Bethany Crouch, co-founder of the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN), died May 31st at the age of 78 following a short illness. A woman of great faith, courage, and compassion, Jan, as she was known by millions of friends around the world, […]

Family Statement From Matt and Laurie on The Passing Of Jan Crouch: Laurie and I have just watched the transition of our precious Mother from this world to the next; watched her step into the presence of Jesus and into her heavenly reward.  Jan Crouch, known around the world as Momma Jan, has gone home. […]

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Several visitors at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo spoke to Cleveland 19 on Monday, saying that they think the mother of a little boy who wandered into the gorilla exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo is the one responsible for the death of a 17-year-old gorilla. Marcita Sims held on to her grandson’s hand tightly Monday, […]

The two-time Pro Bowler played 11 seasons for the Browns before retiring in 1984. He was a member of the popular Kardiac Kids when he played in Cleveland. “He was as feisty as they could be,” said Doug Dieken, a longtime teammate and fellow member of the Kardiac Kids offensive line. “He played for Woody (Hayes) and […]

An original member of the Beastie Boys has died, Rolling Stone reported. John Berry, who is credited with coming up with the band’s name, died Thursday morning while in hospice care in Danvers, Massachusetts. His father told the magazine his son had battled frontal lobe dementia and the condition had gotten worse in the past […]

Bedford schools will be closed Monday as the district honors Paul Ward Jr. Ward, 46, was the principal at Carylwood Intermediate School. He died suddenly during a spin class last week. Calling hours were held Sunday. Funeral services will be held Monday at Mt. Zion Church in Oakwood Village. Ward married his high school sweetheart, […]

The Bedford City School District is mourning the sudden loss of a beloved intermediate school principal. Superintendent Dr. Andrea Celico confirms to WKYC Channel 3 News she learned of Paul G. Ward’s death Monday night. It’s unclear how the 46-year-old died but during his time with the district he made a huge impact on the […]