Austinburg Elementary grads are published authors

by Jan Perala

AUSTINBURG TOWNSHIP - Move over J.K. Rowling. For most aspiring writers, seeing their words in print and their byline under a title remains an elusive dream, but for Geneva Middle School sixth graders Abby Griffiths and Patrick McKinney, the publication of opinion pieces they composed in nationally distributed Scholastic News is a milestone they already own.   

Beth Cheney named Citizen of the Year

by Elyse Pitkin

GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE - Beth Cheney was awarded with a new title on Wednesday, Dec. 7, during the Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual awards dinner at the Lodge and Conference Center.