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Lawmakers impeach 3 W.Va. court justices over spending

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia Supreme Court justice facing a 23-count federal indictment was impeached Monday along with two other justices for spending issues — part of an extraordinary move by lawmakers who are debating putting the entire court on trial. The state House of ...

BRUSH FIRE

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Rob Brown of Lisbon provided this photo of Lisbon firefighters tackling a brush fire on state Route 154 near the Tri-County 4-Wheelers Monday afternoon. (Submitted photo)

Bobeck named new LaCroft Elementary principal

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EAST LIVERPOOL — A new principal was approved for LaCroft Elementary School Monday by the board of education. By a unanimous vote, the board approved the appointment of Sheri Bobeck to the position vacated by Jake Walgate, who has taken a principal’s position in the Beaver Local School ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

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An officer was dispatched at 4:36 a.m. Sunday to the alleyway behind Grace Baptist Church for suspicious people in the area. He reported seeing three males standing around a vehicle with two bottles of beer on the hood. One of the men, Perry Fluker, 26, Clark Avenue, Wellsville, reportedly ...

Longtime newspaper publisher passes away

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LISBON — Larry Dorschner, publisher of The Review, passed away Sunday at his home following a lengthy illness. Publisher of the Morning Journal in Lisbon since 2000, Dorschner, 67, was named a group publisher by Ogden Newspapers in 2005, making him also responsible for The Review in East ...

Wellsville Police Reports

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Police were called around 4 p.m. July 24 to Independence Square regarding a fight between Daniel Kernaich and Elizabeth Keenan. Upon arrival, officers met with Kernaich, and then went to another apartment at the complex to speak with Paula Jewell about the incident that occurred at her ...

BL officials speak with WRLC regarding land

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CALCUTTA — The Beaver Local Board of Education will be considering either entering into an agreement or a sale with the Western Reserve Land Conservancy regarding acreage owned by the district. During Monday’s meeting, the board spoke with WRLC volunteer Tom Butch, who discussed talks ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

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While on patrol, an officer ran a random license plate and found it was registered to a different vehicle. As he initiated a traffic stop, the officer reported seeing a passenger reaching toward the center console. The driver, Shana Chisom, 33, Wilbert Avenue, told the officer it was her ...

Board discusses levy renewal, money allocation

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NEW CUMBERLAND — While the Hancock County schools’ excess levy renewal will not cost taxpayers any additional money, there would be some changes regarding the money’s allocation. Voters will have the opportunity to decide during the Nov. 6 general election regarding the Hancock County ...

Highway Patrol/Lisbon Post

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Kelly A. Kirkland, 53, West Wilson Street, Salem, was westbound on Georgetown Road in Butler Township at 8 a.m. Wednesday and was struck by Elizabeth A. Hall, 41, Holmeswood Drive, Winona, who was northbound on Carey Road and pulled from a stop sign. Hall was cited for right of way. George ...