Wednesday, 21 February 2024 07:52

Scam Education & More with Sheriff Fatheree

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Sheriff Kandy Fatheree joined the Ray Horner Morning Show. She talked about scams, cyber security, and deputy recruitment.

 

 

Akron Police are investigating two incidents of extreme violence that ocurred in different parts of town on Monday, and they're asking for your help to bring those responsible to justice.

26 year old Carlos DeJesus Godineaux, of Akron, was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds in the 900 block of Bellevue Avenue in the city's Sherbondy Hill neighborhood at about 4:00PM Monday afternoon. So far, all police say they have pieced together of the crime, is that several males were seen running away. Who they are, and where they went is still a mystery.

Also a mystery today, is the identity of the masked attacker wearing dark clothing that left a 35 year old woman semi-conscious and severely injured in the 700 block of Chalker Street, on North Hill, Monday morning at about 10:00AM.

At this point, they say it could have been an isolated incident, perhaps domestic-related; but they don't really know for sure, and that is why they are asking for tips on this incident as well.

The woman survived the attack, but they say she's still in the hospital, and in critical condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call he Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip.

  • You can also provide anonymous information to any of
    the following
  • The Summit County Crimestoppers, call 330-434-COPS
  • Text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637
  • Download the Akron PD app and submit information by texting Tips411, or by or accessing the link on the Akron Police website: www.AkronCops.org.

*This story was updated to include the name of the homicide victim, Carlos DeJesus Godineaux.

Tuesday, 20 February 2024 07:06

Surgical Advances for Chronic Back Pain

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Dr. Gordon Preston,Orthopedic Surgeon with Cleveland Clinic Akron General, joined the Ray Horner Morning Show. Dr. Preston specializes in spine surgery. He discussed advancements in back surgery for those that suffer from chronic back pain.

 
Monday, 19 February 2024 08:42

Haven of Rest Ministries

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This week's Business of the Week is the Haven of Rest Ministries. Mike Solosky, Donor Relations Coordinator at Haven of Rest Ministries, joined the Ray Horner Morning Show.

 

 

Business of the Week is brought to you by Direction Home.

Monday, 19 February 2024 07:46

Akron's Black History

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Akron Historian, Dave Lieberth, joined the Ray Horner Morning Show. He talked with Ray about Akron's Black History.

 
Saturday, 17 February 2024 05:40

Wings Over America: NASA Testing New Space Plane In NE Ohio Featured

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A new era in space exploration is unfolding at NASA's Neil Armstrong Test Facility near Sandusky, Ohio.

That's where they're testing the new autonomous Dream Chaser Space Plane, made by Colorado-based, Sierra Space.

The first of its kind, named "Tenacity", is currently undergoing rigorous testing, with plans for it to travel to the International Space Station for the first time, later this year.

DREAM CHASER

Photo Credit: Sierra Space

To find out why this new, reusable vehicle with retractable wings that can land on any runway, could usher in a whole new era in space exploration and commercial development; listen now to our conversation with Senior NASA Glenn Research Center Project Manager, Lucas Staab, and Jake Ingram, Director of Programs at Sierra Space.

 
Friday, 16 February 2024 08:36

3 Pointers with Tim Alcorn

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Tim Alcorn, voice of the Cleveland Cavaliers, joins Ray Horner every Friday. Alcorn answers 3 questions about the team, the sport, and more. 


This week's questions:
1 Talk about the team prior to the All Star Break.
2 Jim Chones is back! Talk about his absence.
3  Arenas that lack enthusiasm. 
 
Friday, 16 February 2024 07:37

Film School: The Right Stuff

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Film Study Professor Joe Fortunato joins the Ray Horner Morning Show every Friday. He discusses the classics, behind the scenes, the casts, and more. This week they covered the 'forgotten classic', The Right Stuff.

 

The Student Athlete of the Week segment is powered by NECA-IBEW and Akron Children’s Hospital.

This week's athletes are from Copley High School. 

Hanna Mosier is a junior honor student at Copley and consistently has the top GPA on the swim team. She is the captain of the girls swim team, an honor that is typically given only to seniors on the team. Hanna is a natural sprinter but will swim in any event she is asked to. She is gearing up to compete today at Districts in the 50 and 100 Free as well as the 400 free relay. She continues to drop time and hopes to swim her personal bests at this meet. Hanna excels academically also, she competed in the Science Olympiad and took third in the competition. She holds a 4.0 GPA.
 
DeVonn Nixon, is a Senior and has been nominated as athlete of the week by the wrestling team for his accomplishments. To date he has a 30 -11 record. He is having a superb season and finished 2nd place at the Titan Classic, 6th place at the Medina Invitational, 3rd place at the Dies Memorial, 3rd place at the Hephner Memorial, and 3rd place at the Suburban League tournament. He is one of the hardest workers on the team and is currently ranked 9th in the State of Ohio at the 165-pound weight class. He has displayed a great deal of leadership this year on and off the mat and maintains a 3.1 GPA. 
Thursday, 15 February 2024 07:25

Mayor Malik Talks Budget & More

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Mayor Shammas Malik joined the Ray Horer Morning Show. They discussed the budget, road projects, and additions to the Mayor's staff.

 
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