News HeadlinesMentor High News

Mentor High School News Submitted by Alumni

Graduate News

November 4, 2016 by Suzanne Stadler Tetonis (Register to contact)

Luke Johnson, MHS graduate class of 1987, opened family pottery business in renovated historic building. Luke is doing most of the renovations himself. He is an art teacher at Barnesville High School and was their head football & wrestling coach.

Mentor High School News From Around The Web

Gin Blossoms holding free concert at Mentor Civic Amphitheater  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio -- Multi-platinum recording artists, the Gin Blossoms are performing a free concert Sunday at the Mentor Civic Amphitheater. Gates open ...

Mentor football coach Trivisonno announces 2019 will be his last season  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio-- Longtime Mentor High School football coach Steve Trivisonno announced the 2019 season will be his last leading the Cardinals. Trivisonno ...

'Into the Woods,' 'Mamma Mia!' 'Annie' playing Lake County stages | Young Thespians

Uh-oh. The calendar just turned. You know what that means…

Brew Kettle, Slyman's Tavern, Great Escape coming to Mentor, manager says

The city of Mentor is saying farewell to a high-profile employee, filling a major retail vacancy and bringing a few new restaurants to town.

Mentor Meijer opening draws a crowd

Hundreds of shoppers flocked to the Mentor Meijer May 14 for the supercenter's “soft” opening.

Mentor community mourns sudden loss of volleyball coach  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio — Members of the Mentor High School varsity volleyball team were notified Monday of the passing of coach Stephen Scherlacher.

Registration for Mitchell Trubisky football camp is open

Mitchell Trubisky's first venture into his first youth football camp in the summer of 2018 was a big-time success.

Police investigation of two students leads to extra security at Mentor High School  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio -- An email was sent to parents of Mentor High School students Monday evening concerning a police investigation of two students. Mentor High ...

Look: Mitchell Trubisky wears Mentor High School sticker on Pro Bowl helmet

There's a slogan at Mentor High School: "Once a Card, always a Card." But on Sunday, Mitchell Trubisky took his alma mater's motto to another level. Appearing ...

Teens rescue man and dog struggling to escape powerful waves at Mentor Headlands  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio -- An elderly man and his dog were rescued from the powerful waves at Mentor Headlands Beach Tuesday night. “It was around 5:30 and we ...

Community remembers fallen Mentor police officer  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio-- Family and friends of fallen Mentor Police Officer Mathew Mazany gathered to honor him on Monday. Mazany, 41, was assisting with a traffic ...

Four-star DE Noah Potter still committed to Ohio State despite brother's transfer  USA TODAY High School Sports

Noah Potter, a 4-star DE from Mentor (Ohio), is an Ohio State commit despite the departure of his brother from the OSU basketball team.

Harlem Globetrotters Legends to play game in Mentor

The Harlem Globetrotters Legends are coming to Mentor High School on Oct. 20 for a 7 p.m. game.

Mentor School Board to consider bid to buy former Brentmoor Elementary building

The Mentor School Board, at its November meeting, is expected to consider a bid that was submitted at an October auction for the purchase of the former ...

Community mourns death of Mentor volleyball coach Stephen Scherlacher

Stephen Scherlacher's sudden death Oct. 8 shocked the Northeast Ohio volleyball community.

Mentor to honor officer Mathew Mazany one year after his death  Cleveland 19 News

MENTOR, Ohio (WOIO) - The Mentor community will hold a memorial *service* for fallen officer Matthew Mazany. Mazany was struck and killed on June 24, 2018 ...

Meijer Donates $10,000 To Avon Schools  Avon, OH Patch

Meijer Donates $10000 To Avon Schools - Avon-Avon Lake, OH - The grocery chain marked its entrance into a new community with a show of generosity.

Mentor School District opens Paradigm center

Mentor School District students excitedly entered the Paradigm center at its grand opening on Aug. 3, taking 'selfies' to document their first time setting foot in the ...

Things to Know to Get Into a Service Academy  Kiplinger's Personal Finance

We've pulled together a list of the most important considerations for students hoping to receive a *service*-academy appointment someday.

UNZIPPED | Exploring the coolest things about Mentor: Unzipping the 44060 zip code

MENTOR, Ohio -- Take a quick drive through Mentor and you'll soon discover what this lakeside community is all about. A home to more than 47,000 people, ...

Overwhelming majority of Northeast Ohio schools don’t test for radioactive radon gas  Cleveland 19 News

19 News investigated if schools in Northeast Ohio tested for radon gas. These are the testing results from schools that provided documents.

Mentor football's quarterback pipeline: A look at the last 16 years

Mentor High School has become known for its quarterbacks. Mitch Trubisky, a Mentor alum, was drafted No. 2 overall in April's NFL Draft. Here's a look at all the ...

Appellate court upholds judge's ruling on Mentor High suicide case

The parents of a Mentor High School girl who allegedly was bullied into committing suicide failed to establish that the school district is to blame for her death, the ...

High school musicians flourish under the Wednesday-night lights at annual Lake County marching band festival

For the 11 high school marching bands that performed Sept. 26 at the Lake County Music Educators Association's 2018 Marching Band Festival, it was all about ...

Mentor to close two elementary schools as part of comprehensive changes in 2018-19  WKYC-TV

Brentmoor and Garfield Elementary Schools are set to close, while Ridge Middle School will be converted to an elementary school.

Hundreds gather to say goodbye to Garfield Elementary School in Mentor

It was a bittersweet night as hundreds gathered to bid farewell to Garfield Elementary School in Mentor.

Mentor High students fear planned bullying documentary will mislead (video and poll)  Plain Dealer

Students are worried that an upcoming documentary on bullying at Mentor High School and the suicides that followed will portray them and their school unfairly.

Former Mentor High teammates Steve Trivisonno, Greg Debeljak have huge opportunities this week | Opinion

Greg Debeljak remembers growing up in Mentor looking up to his older brother C.J. and his friends.

Trailer: Documentary on Bullying at Mentor High School, Plus Reaction from School Officials  Cleveland Scene Weekly

Five Mentor High School students have committed suicide in recent years. That's a troubling number, and it hasn't escaped the attention of parents or the...

Historic Mentor Christian Church attracts new occupant

The redemption story continues for a historic local church.

Documentary exposes school bullying, family suffering in Mentor

The story of two Mentor High School students being bullied to death and the pain and grief of the victims' families is told in a new documentary called 'Mentor.

School bully suit decision satisfies parents, attorney  Cleveland Jewish News

Kenneth D. Myers, a Cleveland attorney known for handling bullying cases, has settled one involving Eric Mohat, a Mentor teenager who committed suicide ...

Mentor mom who lost teen son to suicide, bullying says more needs to be done

Cleveland 19 spoke with a mom from Mentor who lost her own son to suicide after he was bullied.

Convicted killer will be registered sex offender when released from prison  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PAINESVILLE, Ohio-- The man who killed a 17-year-old Lake County girl in 1985 and buried her in a strawberry patch will have to register as a sex offender ...

‘Destined to be a cop:’ Community says goodbye to fallen Mentor police officer  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio -- The community paid its respects to fallen Mentor Officer Mathew Mazany on Monday. Mazany, 41, was helping with a traffic stop on Route 2 on ...

5 student suicides put focus on bullying issue in Mentor  Plain Dealer

The most recent lawsuit, filed last month in federal court by Dragan and Celija Vidovic, revives the debate about bullying in schools and its connection to suicide.

Lake County schools keep busy during summer with building renovation and construction projects

While most students have been enjoying time away from school during summer vacation, it doesn't mean that no work is going on inside area buildings.

Parents of boy who killed himself hold Mentor High School liable  The Plain Dealer -

Eric Mohat's parents believe bullies drove their son to kill himself, and contend in a lawsuit that Mentor school officials simply let it happen. Eric, 17, committed ...

Mentor Schools & Lake Health to Open Clinic at Mentor High

The opening of a clinic at Mentor High School makes it a bit easier for the district to encourage its 1,000 employees to embrace wellness. In conjunction with ...

Sladjana Vidovic: Four Bullied Teens Dead by Their Own Hands at Ohio School  CBS News

Deaths of Bullied Teenagers At Ohio School Produce Lawsuits, Much Soul-Searching.

Mentor native Mitch Trubisky makes NFL debut on Monday Night Football  Cleveland 19 News

In the bright lights of Monday Night Football, Mentor High School football head coach Steve Trivisonno knows his former player is ready.

4-star DE Noah Potter signs with Ohio State  Land-Grant Holy Land

The Ohio State Buckeyes added another blue-chip defense end to its roster today as the four-star strong-side DE Noah Potter signed his National Letter of Intent.

Perry football: Jaylen Anderson visits Michigan, Ohio State trip is next

Jaylen Anderson had been to Michigan Stadium before.

Mentor School Board Hosts Special Graduation

Mentor, OH - Two student athletes who missed their graduation ceremony Saturday receive diplomas.

These Ohio Schools Are Top-Ranked In Cleveland Metro: U.S. News  Solon, OH Patch

Top-Ranked Ohio Schools In Cleveland Metro - Solon, OH - These are the best high schools in the Greater Cleveland area, according to the U.S. News & World ...

Rookie phenom Kareem Hunt and 43 other NFL players from Northeast Ohio

These 44 NFL players have ties to Northeast Ohio. They played high school or college football in Northeast Ohio or were born in the region.

Details of funeral procession for fallen Mentor police officer released  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio-- Details about the funeral procession for Patrolman Mathew Mazany were released Wednesday afternoon. The police officer was hit and killed ...

How do schools decide when to close for snow or cold?

MENTOR, Ohio – With snow and frigid temperatures in the forecast, some Northeast Ohio school districts are bracing for their second snow day in as many ...

Students at Westlake High School walk out in protest of gun violence  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

WESTLAKE, Ohio-- Walkouts are planned at several schools across the area in the wake of the shooting at a Florida high school that claimed the lives of 17 ...

Ohio State football target Zach Harrison to announce decision Wednesday on Twitter

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State target Zach Harrison of Olentangy Orange (OH) High School plans to participate in the early signing period on Wednesday.

Project Love celebrates 25 years of anti-bullying work  Cleveland Jewish News

Kindness, respect and civility were celebrated at the 25th anniversary of Project Love, which drew 500 people to the Values-in-Action Foundation Values Matter ...

Mentor Celebrates State Basketball Championship

MENTOR, Ohio -- The welcome home event would go on no matter the outcome of the state finals. But on Sunday, Cardinals fans got the chance to celebrate not ...

A mother’s message after losing her son to bullying: ‘Force them to have time with you’

MENTOR, Ohio-- As Janis Mohat watches the DVD of her son, Eric, a certain smile crosses her face that can only belong to a mother. It's a smile of pride, and ...

Lifelong Ohio State Fan Ryan Jacoby Felt Like He Was “In A Dream” Signing With Buckeyes | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Ryan Jacoby grew up an Ohio State fan and “never have imagined how well” his recruitment went. He signed with the Buckeyes on Wednesday.

Giant Eagle with Curbside Express grocery pickup approved for City Market; Wendy's tabled

The design details are still being worked out, but Giant Eagle has the go-ahead to continue with plans in the Mentor City Market development.

Mentor's Mitchell Trubisky accounts for 203 yards, one score in Chicago Bears' loss at Green Bay

Mentor High School alum Mitchell Trubisky accounted for 203 yards and one rushing score in the Chicago Bears' season-opening loss at Green Bay Sunday ...

Students walk out in Northeast Ohio to protest gun violence

CLEVELAND-- Students across Northeast Ohio joined nationwide demonstrations against gun violence in response to last month's massacre of 17 people at ...

Where it all begins: Olympic dreams at Mentor Ice Rink  WKYC-TV

You'll see a little bit of everything when you journey out on a Friday night to Mentor Ice Rink. Talented kids growing up on the ice. Parents cheering them on for ...

Volunteers assemble meals for police who are remembering Officer Mazany  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

MENTOR, Ohio-- This week, hundreds of officers from Ohio and likely beyond will make their way to Mentor, as the department prepares for the funeral of ...

Power Five commitment recap: May 18-24  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as talented high school football prospects from around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

John Krueger, candidate for Mentor Council Ward 4, November 2015 election

This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: John Krueger. Political Party: Republican.

Mentor native Mitchell Trubisky selected by Chicago Bears with the second pick in the 2017 NFL Draft  WKYC-TV

Quarterback Mitch Trubisky was selected by the Chicago Bears with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. A one-year starter at the University of North ...

Mentor's Black Brook Golf Course attracts hundreds for annual winter fundraiser

The 2018 Lake County Chili Open at Black Brook Golf Course in Mentor enjoyed a sold-out crowd, despite the absence one of the event's signature features.

The Opioid Epidemic Has Made Some Courts Into A New Kind Of Clinic  ideastream

Drug Court Program Manager Dennis Michelson has seen his work transformed in the last decade.

Wrestling wrap  The Star Beacon

Things can happen quick on the mat. And even when you do everything right, they can quickly go wrong. If Lakeside sophomore Ethan Wannett did not know ...

Family of slain Mentor-on-the-Lake teen starts Facebook campaign to keep culprit behind bars

It's been 30 years since Mentor-on-the-Lake teenager Michelle Hayes was slain.

High school marching bands strut their stuff at 2017 Lake County Music Educators Association Marching Band Festival

It's one thing to be part of a high school marching band during halftime under the Friday night lights wherever the school football team happens to be playing that ...

Tough lesson: Ohio teachers train to have firearms in class  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Down a long, remote gravel road in rural Central Ohio, more than a dozen educators and school employees arrive early on a Saturday morning recently after ...

Manhattan Deli restaurant a Mentor fixture for 30 years

“Hello there, Mr. Manhattan Deli!” That's how customer Kathleen Hrusovsky greeted Tim Shaker, the Mentor restaurant's owner, on a recent visit. Hrusovsky is ...

Mentor music teacher accused of sexually assaulting student at summer band camp  The Plain Dealer -

MENTOR -- A 10-year Mentor music teacher was charged Monday with sexually assaulting a student over a six-month period, the first attack in a room at ...

Mentor's Mitch Trubisky hosts 4-day football camp

Hometown football star, Mitch Trubisky returns to Northeast Ohio Monday to host a 4-day football camp.

Michelle Obama and key White House staff mentor high school girls  New York Daily News

First Lady Michelle Obama is blowing the lid off her “personal” hush-hush White House mission to demystify the halls of power for young women.

Noah Potter Chose Ohio State To Play For Larry Johnson, Whom He Calls The Best Defensive Line Coach “In The  Eleven Warriors

MENTOR – Noah Potter grew up an Ohio State fan in a family full of fanatics. He remembers exactly where he was sitting for what he now calls the “worst day of ...

Mentor Lagoons: Kayaks stacked on a rack wait for paddlers to come back

Compared to the previous day, June 14 was a relatively slow one for kayak and canoe rentals at Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve and Marina, employees there ...

School redesigns accommodate today's (and tomorrow's) teachers and learners  Education Dive

Editor's Note: This is the second article in a package on innovative learning spaces. For the first, check out "The school that Khan built." Meadowlark School, in ...

Mitchell Trubisky's success buoyed by lifelong friends Conner Krizancic, Brandon Fritts, Kade McClure

On a hot July night, years ago, at Mentor's Jerome T. Osborne Stadium, a championship wasn't won.

FULL COVERAGE | 19th Annual Greater Cleveland Sports Awards

CLEVELAND — The area's top high school, college, and professional athletes took center stage on Wednesday night for the 19th Annual Greater Cleveland ...

A mentoring program that aims to keep Latino males in school  PBS NewsHour

On college campuses, Latino males are perhaps the most underrepresented group. These men are often expected to provide for their families, which can mean ...

Ohio Teens Plan Marches, Vigils To Mark Columbine Shooting Anniversary  WOSU

Ohio students are once again preparing to walk out of their classrooms in support of stricter gun laws. Many of the Friday walkouts, protests and marches.

UNC Tight End Brandon Fritts Announces He Will Transfer

Posted by Avery Trendel | Dec 7, 2018 | UNC Sports | 1. UNC tight end Brandon Fritts announced via Twitter on Friday that he will transfer from the school for his ...

4 Teen Suicides in Ohio: Is Bullying to Blame?  Psychology Today

Four teen suicides have occurred at one Ohio high school in two years. A fifth student was found dead yesterday. The community struggles with one question: ...

Shuffle: The Choir Will Sing Again at the Beachland Ballroom This Weekend  WKSU News

One of Cleveland's most successful local bands of the 1960s is reuniting this weekend. This week's Shuffle examines The Choir, their lost album, and their.

Work of young talent on display in Gallery at Lakeland | Gallery Glances

Oh boy, Groundhog Day! You know what that means, right? Spring is just around the corner — regardless of any rodent casting shadows on our anticipation.

OHSAA 2018 Football Playoff Schedule and State Championships Site Announced  Sunbury News

Division I, II, III and VI games on Fridays; Division IV, V and VII games on Saturdays; all games will kick off at 7 p.m.; regional assignments announced; state ...

Jerome Osborne heirs will auction 525 acres of the tycoon's remaining properties on Thursday (photos)

The family of the late Jerome T. Osborne Sr. will hold an auction Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Eastlake of about 525 mostly vacant acres he'd owned in Lake, Lorain ...

Canton Trubiskys show support for Bears QB Mitch Trubisky  Record-Courier

2018 PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME GAME: Chicago quarterback Mitch Trubisky of Mentor had his own rooting section in attendance in the form of some ...

Mount Unions Jeff Foreman enjoying return to basketball  Canton Repository

After being out of school for over two years, Jeff Foreman appreciates the opportunity to be a Mount Union basketball player even more.

Osborne auction of 23 properties nets only one sale (photos and video)

Only one sale took place Thursday at an auction of 23 properties in four counties from the estate of the late tycoon Jerome T. Osborne Sr.

Walsh football believes better days are ahead  Canton Repository

NORTH CANTON After two ACL tears, too many losses to remember and four years of football invested to Walsh University, no one would have blamed Mack ...

4 Student Suicides, But Ohio School Won’t Admit to Bullying  Queerty

Lawrence King was one too many. But as we know, harassment and violence toward gay youth (or children branded as "gay" by classmates) are not a series of ...

Art as an outlet | Local News  The Star Beacon

ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP — Chris Raab knows the pain that comes from trauma, mental illness and substance abuse, but he also knows the healing that can ...

Mentor Teen Headed to Ontario Hockey League

A Mentor High School student is headed to the Ontario Hockey League for an opportunity that he believes will lead him to the NHL. Nick Magyar confirmed that ...

Photos: Photos: 2017-2018 High School Sports Highlights  The Columbus Dispatch

The Dispatch Motorists Insurance Group Scholar-Athlete Awards banquet is tonight. Here are highlights from high school sports in 2017-2018. [1/40] Photo by ...

1981 Rootstown Football Flashback: McClures modest beginning led to legendary career  Record-Courier

With so much talk about the Rootstown football team's 9-0 start to the 2017 season, they have begun to draw comparisons and historical references to the only ...

Which Jets star has been on Bears' Mitch Trubisky's bandwagon since high school?

Jets linebacker Darron Lee has been watching Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky since they were both in Ohio.

Irish dance school founder makes history as grand marshal of Cleveland St. Patrick's Day Parade

It's been a landmark year for Murphy Irish Arts Center founder Sheila Murphy Crawford.

Tycoon Jerome Osborne's estate sells piece of Brunswick land for $500,000 (photos)

BRUNSWICK, Ohio -- The estate of Mentor tycoon Jerome "Ace" Osborne has sold another piece of property, this time a vacant industrial site along Interstate 71 ...

Mitchell Trubisky: No added emotions, motivation to face Cleveland Browns  WKYC-TV

Mitchell Trubisky is focused on getting a win for the Chicago Bears, not making the Cleveland Browns pay for passing on him with the No. 1 overall pick in the ...

Why Michigan State may have the next Kirk Gibson in WR/CF Jase Bowen  Detroit Free Press

Jase Bowen will play wide receiver in football and in the outfield in baseball at Michigan State — just like Kirk Gibson did his junior season.

Fairport Harbor's flagship festival begins with unprecedented parade cancellation

For the first time in its 76-year history, the popular procession that signifies the first Day of Fairport Harbor's annual Mardi Gras festival got called due to rain, ...

News headlines by Google News for Mentor High School Mentor OH

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Mentor . This site has been created to offer a place for MHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Mentor High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.