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WELLSVILLE HOMECOMING COURT

Wellsville High School will hold their winter homecoming dance, “A Night in White”, from 7-10 p.m. tonight in the high school auditeria. The crowning of the queen took place during halftime of the Wellsville/United, Feb. 8. The following senior girls were chosen on this year’s court: ...

Trustees approve equipment purchase

CALCUTTA — The purchase of a new loader for the road department was approved by St. Clair Township Trustees during a special meeting Friday morning. With trustee Chairman Bob Swickard absent, trustees voted 2-0 to purchase the 621GT4-wheel loader from Southeastern Equipment through the ...

WELLSVILLE SPELLING BEE

Wellsville spellers who will be going to the county bee (from left) Aliah Boso, first place; Ryan Ehler, second place; Kimmy Nally, third place; and Arlen Lockhart, alternate. (Photo by Jo Ann Bobby-Gilbert)

Man pleads no contest

LISBON — A Wellsville man who crashed his vehicle while overdosing pleaded no contest to inducing panic in county Municipal Court on Thursday. Marcus A. Prendes, 35, Iowa Street, Wellsville, was fined $150, credited with 14 days in jail and sentenced to an additional 76 days. However, a ...

Parole violation could land man back in prison

LISBON — Village police are filing charges against a 46-year-old West Washington Street man suspected of trying to lure a local woman into his truck in one instance and temporarily preventing another woman from leaving the Dollar General parking lot in another. Ian Woods, formerly of ...

City’s dispensary opens

EAST LIVERPOOL — A dream became a reality Thursday for Rebecca Myers, chief executive officer of FRXHealth, with the opening of the company’s medical marijuana dispensary at 1865 Dresden Avenue. Addressing a crowd of city officials and others at a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new ...

Lisbon resident pleads guilty on multiple charges

LISBON — A Lisbon woman involved in a 2017 marijuana-related car crash which injured others, including one of her own children pleaded guilty to several charges on Thursday in Common Pleas Court. Leticia E. Lujan, 27, East Lincoln Way, Lisbon, pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated ...

Murray seeks re-election for Wellsville mayor

WELLSVILLE — Saying it has been a pleasure and honor serving the village the last three years, Mayor Nancy Murray this week announced her plans to seek a second term, saying she looks forward to the next four years. “The road was tough. After the first eight months, we were notified by ...

PROUD LITTLE SISTER

Six-year-old Teagan Triplett of Lisbon proudly wears her sister’s Beaver Local letter jacket as she watches her sister, 17-year-old Paige Foley cheer on Beaver Local’s boys basketball team Tuesday. Also making sure Teagan doesn’t feel lonely is her friend 17-year-old Courtney Blair ...