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Avon Defeats Clearview, Winning First Quarterfinal on WEOL’s Scholastic Games High School Quiz

Avon High School’s academic team, which became the final designated quarterfinalist on the April 6th Scholastic Games broadcast, scored a consecutive win on the program with a 310 to 280 defeat of the team from Lorain’s Clearview High. This week’s win advances Avon to the semifinal level, the final step prior to the show’s 31st annual county championship. Scholastic Games ... Read More »

From Spanish Flu to Covid-19….Happy 104th Birthday, Maude Sheldon!

She survived the Spanish Flu epidemic of 1918 and now she has lived through the Covid-19 pandemic of 2020-21. Meet the indefatigable Maude Menta Gardner Sheldon, who celebrated her 104th birthday last week. Maude is a resident at The Woods at French Creek and marked this milestone event last week with her family. “It was wonderful! What a blessing it ... Read More »

Avon Place Celebrate Frances’ 104th Birthday

Avon place is honored to celebrate another birthday with our beloved Frances. Thank you mayor of Avon for sending our Frances flowers….she loved them. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Schools: Social Media Recap

Avon Performing Arts Center Beam Signing Avon Schools held a ceremonial “signing of the beam” for the new Performing Arts Center on March 25. Students from various performing arts groups at the high school took part in the event. The beams were provided by the construction company for student and staff signatures. The event took place in the high school ... Read More »

Lorain County Vaccine Update

Lorain County schools employees received their second round of Covid-19 vaccinations March 26. Thank you to Lorain Public Health for another well organized clinic at Avon Middle School. “Nearly 6,000 local school staff received dose #2 of the COVID-19 vaccine. Thank you to the school districts, clinic hosts, and our volunteers and staff for working hard for the health of ... Read More »

Avon High Defeats Keystone, Quarterfinals Announced on WEOL’s Scholastic Games High School Quiz

Avon High School became the last designated quarterfinalist after emerging victorious with the second-highest winning score of the season this week, overcoming Keystone High School with a final score of 330 to 190. Playoffs begin with next week’s broadcast of the weekly local high school quiz show, Scholastic Games (Mondays 6-7 p.m. on WEOL AM930 and FM 100.3). The other ... Read More »

Easter Egg Hunts

Avon VFW Egg Hunt Avon VFW Post 7035, 36950 Mills Road, is hosting its annual egg hunt at 1 p.m. (sharp!) April 3. The Easter Bunny will also be there for pictures. Bring your Easter baskets and wear boots. The event will go on rain, snow or shine. Rotary Club of North Ridgeville Annual Easter Egg Hunt Rotary Club of ... Read More »

Avon, Bay Wrestlers Place at State

Bay’s Mason Cover placed 8th at State at 220 pounds in Div. II. The senior also placed 2nd at the Norwalk District Wrestling Tournament to qualify for state. He also won a Great Lakes Conference championship this year. Avon High senior heavyweight Mason Bingham finished 7th at State last weekend and completes his high school career two-time State placer and ... Read More »

Lorain County Spelling Bee Champ

CONGRATS Kerem Duyar!! The Avon Middle School student is the WINNER of the Lorain County Regional Spelling Bee! He now moves on to compete at the Scripps National Spelling Bee!! The Scripps National Spelling Bee returns this year with top spellers from across the U.S. and the globe gathering near Orlando on July 8 to compete in the nationally televised ... Read More »

Avon High School Student Services Department Counseling Team Launches Parent Series

The Avon High School Student Services Department Counseling Team is hosting a Parent Series starting tomorrow night (March 18). Please join us to get more information about depression and anxiety.   These events are free and available to anyone. Topics offer great resources for parents and students (not just for high school families). Topic: Depression & Anxiety – Date/time: March 18 at ... Read More »