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Schools complete relief mission

Local News

SALINEVILLE — An impromptu collection for relief efforts in North Carolina came to fruition after thousands of items made their way to help those affected by Hurricane Florence. Non-perishable food, water, cleaning supplies and even some clothing were packed into a trailer and hauled to ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Police & Courts

Following an anonymous tip that a white BMW was parked at the Chris’ Hideaway Bar on Pennsylvania Avenue with occupants smoking marijuana, officers arrived and a short while later the vehicle left the lot. Travis W. Kidder, 18, Bradshaw Avenue, was identified as the driver, although officers ...

Columbiana County Property Transfers

Business

Columbiana William and Diane Nichols to Robert and Mary Beach, condominium on Stonehaven Drive; $272,400. Sam Baier to Melissa and Raymond Boyd Jr., home on Apache Lane; $207,500. Vincent Tondy 2000 Living Trust to Donna Mazzola, home on Quincy Avenue; $125,400. East Liverpool Greg ...

Heritage Thermal, EPA reach settlement

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — A settlement reached among two federal agencies and Heritage Thermal Services over alleged incidents at its hazardous waste incinerator here should mean safer air and drinking water for area residents, according to officials. In a joint announcement Friday, the Department ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

Deputies were asked to check on people at a Peace Valley Road home at 3:07 a.m. Friday, but no one was found to be home at the residence. Lisa Ann Clark, Cream Ridge Road, Elkrun Township, reported at 1:01 p.m. Thursday Rusty Ray Altman was violating the protection order she has against him. ...

Village awaits results of flood wall inspection

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Village Fire Chief Barry Podwel recognized several individuals this week for their assistance during the flooding situation in September. During Tuesday’s Village Council meeting, Podwel reported the Army Corps of Engineers inspected the village’s flood wall and pump ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

In Municipal Court Friday, Ryan C. Jenkins, 33, Virginia Avenue, Chester, W.Va., was fined $150, each, on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia-marijuana and possession of marijuana. Dion D. McMillon, 24, Palissey Street, was fined $100 for possession of marijuana. Wayne M. Woolley, ...

Medical marijuana not welcome at CMHA

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Columbiana-Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) board of commissioners Wednesday amended its policy on admissions and continuing occupancy for those being treated with medical marijuana, which is now legal in Ohio. To stay in compliance with federal law, the board ...

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Carl J. Poynter, 55, New Garden Avenue, Salem, was bound over to the common pleas court grand jury on charges of burglary, breaking and entering and theft for allegedly filling the back of his 2006 Dodge Ram with items from David and Donna Biddle’s ...

Junk vehicles remain issue in township

Local News

CALCUTTA — St. Clair Township trustees have received another complaint about a property with junked vehicles. During Tuesday’s trustees meeting, administrative assistant Eldena Gearhart informed the board of the complaint about property on Coolidge and Samuel streets. The complaint, ...