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School Resource Officer added to Stanton Elementary

Local News

HAMMONDSVILLE — Edison Local Schools has some extra safety in its buildings with the addition of new school resource officers in the elementary schools. Board members on Thursday ratified contracts with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and Saline Township Police Department to add ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Friday, an April 26 arraignment date was set for Shayne B. Kosek, 30, Seville Lane, East Liverpool, to answer to charges of possession of drug abuse instruments and disorderly conduct-interfering with others. Kosek was in the hospital at the time of her court ...

Columbiana County Property Transfers

Business

Butler Township Let Me Think LLC to James and Lori Baker, home at 28771 Winona Road; $168,000. Mark and Tiffany Burns to Hidden Creek of Route 62, 1.5 acres on Woodsend Drive; $26,000. Center Township R & D Innovations to Patrick Mason, home and 2.8 acres on Trinity Church Road; ...

Church Briefing

Community News

CHESTER — The Virginia Avenue Church of Christ, Chester, will be having it’s annual Spring Gospel Meeting from April 22-26, beginning 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday; and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The guest speaker will be Eddie Cooper. He is a graduate of Ohio Valley University ...

County to sell old police cruisers

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County officials are holding off on advertising the sale of police cruisers following a discussion amongst the county commission and the sheriff’s office. Last week, the Commission tabled a request to advertise the sale of cruisers that had been used by the ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Donald Leroy Johnson III, 21, North Shadylane Drive, East Liverpool, was fined $280, placed on one year probation and required 40 hours community service for driving under suspension and seat belt. Tarron L. Cooper, 43, Alliance, was fined $150, placed on ...

Officials recognize county dog warden

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — Hancock County commissioners and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office are recognizing the county dog warden for the second time this year — this time for tending to someone involved in a vehicle accident. The commission and Sheriff Ralph Fletcher commended dog warden ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

A 2016 prison sentence against St. Clair Township man was carried out this week after he exhausted all of his appeals. Brett L. Hambleton, 59, of Calcutta-Smith Ferry Road, was sentenced this week to one year in prison by Columbiana County Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike after previously ...

Board approves personnel matters

Local News

WELLSVILLE — A number of contract renewals and non-renewals received approval this week by the Wellsville Board of Education. With a 3-0 vote — vice president Ed Bauer and Tom Brophey both were absent — the board approved numerous contract extensions amongst its current staff, with six ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

Richard and Patricia Jarvis of Homeworth reported a house trailer they own on Lee Avenue was found broken into Monday, They said there was nothing of any real value inside, and police said the only thing damaged was the broken window. Police were called to the BP station about an assault at 6 ...