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Commissioner faces fine

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NEW CUMBERLAND — A Hancock County commissioner is facing a fine and ethics training following an agreement with the West Virginia Ethics Commission over the county’s use of his private business. A conciliation agreement between the Ethics Commission and Hancock County Commissioner Jeff ...

Zoning appeals board OKs request

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Members of the city Board of Zoning Appeals voted unanimously in favor of a request that will allow for enlargement of a Dresden Avenue dwelling. Petitioners Melissa and Rich Wymer, Shadyside Avenue, requested approval for relief of minimum lot width, lot area, rear yard ...

Three residents disqualified to run in primary election

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LISBON — Three people seeking to run in the May 7 primary election were disqualified by the county elections board Friday. The board invalidated the candidate petitions of Daniel Winston, Robert Quetot and John Morrow based on not having the required amount of valid signatures. Winston ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Police & Courts

Responding to information about possible drug activity at a Wilbert Avenue apartment where children were present, officers spoke to apartment occupants Scott Martin and Amanda Allen. Allen said there was no drug activity and her children were not present, giving officers consent to come in and ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

An officer responded at 5:57 a.m. Thursday to an alarm drop at Numbers Brewery, where they found a construction worker at the front door. The worker said he accidentally tripped the alarm and was unable to reset it. The officer checked the entire building and found no one else and said the ...

State Highway Patrol

Police & Courts

While southbound on state Route 170 at 7:50 a.m. Friday, Joseph E. Klavuhn, 74, Dyke Road, Rogers failed to control his vehicle, which went off the right side, striking a guardrail, overturning onto its side. Klavuhn said he had fallen asleep. He was charged with failure to control. St. Clair ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, David L. Smith, 48, Canton, was fined $400, sentenced seven days jail, placed on two years probation and a one year license suspension for for driving under suspension and physical control. James Lee Davisson, 23, East Liverpool, was fined $130 and had ...

East Liverpool Municipal Court

Police & Courts

In Municipal Court Friday, Daivd R. Wales, 30, West Southern Avenue, Columbiana, was fined $250, sentenced to 180 days, 166 suspended, had his license suspended 180 days and was placed on probation three years for driving under suspension, second offense. He was fined $150 and had his license ...

Woman charged with harassing her physician

Local News

NEGLEY — A Negley woman charged with stalking and harassing an East Palestine doctor and a massage therapist in this county is out on bond and awaiting a March 1 preliminary hearing in Mahoning County. According to reports from Canfield police, Debra L. Gray, 59, of Ottawa Trail, Negley, ...