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New Olmsted Falls superintendent transitions into new position

Olmsted Falls By Nicole Hennessy On Aug. 1, Olmsted Falls will welcome a new superintendent, Dr. Jim Lloyd, who will spend the summer acquainting himself with the duties that come with the promotion. Lloyd, the district’s current assistant superintendent, considers this continuity of leadership within Olmsted Falls’ school system as a sign of success. He said for [...]

Nageotte breaks national pole vault record

  Ashland University senior and Olmsted Falls native Katie Nageotte won the GLIAC championship and set a new national NCAA Division II women’s pole vault record over the weekend with a mark of 14 feet, 6.75 inches. (Photo courtesy of Katie Nageotte)

Former Bulldog wins Division II national championship

Track & Field By Ryan Kaczmarski Winning titles in the pole vault is nothing new for Olmsted Falls native Katie Nageotte, but leaving Birmingham, Ala., with a Division II indoor national championship had temporarily left the Ashland University red-shirt junior at a loss for words. “It’s pretty nice,” Nageotte said, shyly at first. “No, it’s [...]

Olmsted Falls native sees basketball career come full circle

  What a long strange trip it’s been By Ryan Kaczmarski From the hardwood floors of Olmsted Falls High School, college, the NBA, Europe and Asia, Mike Gansey has landed back home in Cleveland as director of Development League Operations for the Cleveland Cavaliers. After spending the 2011-2012 season as the Cavaliers basketball operations assistant, [...]