Local News

Using cables, wreckers from Calcutta Towing and Southside Towing pulled this trailer back onto its wheels after it tipped over Wednesday morning while rounding a sharp curve on the entrance to state Route 11 in East Liverpool. Its load of scrap metal landed along the berm and had to be removed. ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

In Municipal Court Wednesday, Harley D. Shields, 21, address unknown, was sentenced to 75 days, each, on charges of no operator’s license and two counts of driving under suspension. He was found guilty and assessed court costs only on a charge of driving on a closed roadway. Douglas W. ...



Community News

East Liverpool High School Fall Homecoming Court 2017 (L-R) Christopher Montgomery escorting Princess Allyson Betteridge, Josh Recktenwald escorting Princess Emily Brereton, Jacob Blystone escorting Princess Hannah George, Logan Martin escorting Queen Hannah Newlin, Princess Tessa Love escorted ...

Jeff Michels

EL native arrested for military desertion

Local News

SANFORD, Fla. — An East Liverpool native who officials say failed to report for military service 40 years ago is now in custody on a desertion charge. Jeffrey Michels, born Oct. 18, 1952 in East Liverpool, was taken into custody Oct. 12 at his home in Sanford by an investigator with the ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

David W. Harmon, 36, Camelot Drive, Columbiana, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to failure to comply with the signal of a police officer. He is facing up to three years in prison, a $10,000 fine and a lifetime license suspension. Sentencing is set for Dec. 18. On Nov. ...

Friends & Family

Community News

Wellsville Lions WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville Lions Club met Oct. 12 at the SOI Club with King Lion Ruby Heldman conducting, with 13 members in attendance and one prospective member. Reports from secretary Lion Cathy Wollam and treasurer Lion Gary Malone were read and approved. King Heldman ...

Two injured in accident

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — A three-vehicle collision Wednesday afternoon on state Route 7 near Shadyside Avenue sent two people to the local hospital with minor injuries. According to city Patrolman Kevin Thompson, Ronald B. Barton, 67, Summerset Road, East Liverpool, was driving a CARTS van south on ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

Anthony W. Crumpton, 31, Columbus, was fined $200, credited with 30 days in jail and sentenced to an additional 15 days in jail for assault for hitting Destiny Earich in the face and all over her body on Aug. 12. Shane Leo Johnson, 21, Jennings Avenue, Salem, was fined $100 for driving under ...

Pictured (from left): Queses, Conley, and Defilippo. (Submitted photo)

Fidelis Gamma celebrates Founder’s Day, birthdays

Community News

WEIRTON — The Fidelis Gamma Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Teacher’s Sorority met at noon on Oct. 5, 2017, at Williams Country Club in Weirton, W.Va. President Ruth Fuller called the meeting to order, welcomed members, and introduced and welcomed guest Sandi Anderson. ...

Village to seek grant for sewage plant repairs

Local News

WELLSVILLE — The village’s sewage plant might get some additional help as village officials look to pursue a second half-million dollar grant. During Tuesday’s village council meeting, Mayor Nancy Murray announced the village will be applying for a $500,000 small government grant to ...