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Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) '

Trump sworn in as nation’s 45th president

Local News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington. His victory gives Republicans control of the ...

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GLENMOOR — Glenmoor American Legion, Y&O Road, will serve steak 5:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $12.50 eat-in or $13 carryout. Menu includes steak, potato, salad and bread. EAST LIVERPOOL — The VFW Post 66 will serve breakfast 7:30 a.m. to noon Sunday. Menu includes eggs, ...

Pest control proves costly for housing authority

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL —Some of the smallest inhabitants of properties owned by the Columbiana-Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) have proven to be quite costly. At this week’s meeting of the CMHA board of directors, executive Director Bernie Bennett reported just under $25,000 was spent in ...

Man gets additional jail time due to drug activity in prison

Police & Courts

LISBON — A Salineville man who continued his drug activities while incarcerated in the county jail was sentenced to an additional 10 months in prison in addition to time he is currently serving. Justin Temple, 29, Jefferson Street, Salineville, pleaded guilty in county Common Pleas Court ...

EL YMCA wishes to refinance construction bonds

Local News

LISBON —The East Liverpool Area YMCA wants to refinance the construction bonds used to build its Calcutta facility in 2002, with the move expected to save the organization $120,000 a year. YMCA CEO Rob O’Hara met this week with the Columbiana County Community Improvement Corp. (CIC) and ...

Highway Patrol

Police & Courts

A group of Beaver Local High School students were injured after the car they were riding in crashed near the school at 2:58 p.m. Tuesday. Shane L. Wright, 16, Yeager Road, East Liverpool, was driving on Route 7 in Madison Township when his 2007 Mazda 3 went off the road and down an embankment, ...

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Hancock County Museum Commission NEW CUMBERLAND — The December meeting of the Hancock County Museum Commission was called to order by acting president, Vivian Weigel who also led in the pledge to the flag.  Those in attendance were: Linda McNeil, Shirley Weinberg, Janet Keller, Alice ...