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ELPD NEW K-9

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East Liverpool Patrolman Chris Green met his K-9 partner Nero Tuesday after he, current K-9 officer Chad Tatgenhorst, Chief John Lane and Service-Safety Director Brian Allen traveled to Shallow Creek Kennels to make the decision. Nero and Green will join Tatgenhorst and his partner Ivo on the ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Police & Courts

An employee of the Dollar General in Glenmoor reported two women were in the store and one placed items onto the counter, saying she was not done shopping and walked away, returning 20 minutes later with the second woman, who had a shopping cart filled with items. The merchandise totaled more ...

New Hancock County deputy added

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NEW CUMBERLAND — George Douglas was sworn-in Wednesday as the newest deputy with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. “The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is extremely happy to welcome George Douglas into the department,” said Chief deputy Art Watson. “We believe he has a lot to ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

Someone reported animals running loose on Quay Road in Middleton Township at 2:18 p.m. Monday. The person calling stated the owner of the horses had been notified, but there was reportedly also a cow and a goat roaming loose. Deputies could not locate the cow or the goat and did not know who ...

Gas line replacement to begin this month

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WELLSVILLE — About 11 customers will be affected when Columbia Gas of Ohio begins gas line replacement this month. The work area will be concentrated on Kountz Avenue, with additional work taking place on Peterson Road and Campground Road. According to the company, contractors will work ...

CCCTC AWARDS CEREMONY

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Graduating students from half of the partner schools attending the Columbiana County Career and Technical Center were honored at the 40th annual Awards Ceremony on Tuesday night. Students from the others schools will be honored this evening. Pictured, Michael Gamble, Constructions Technology, ...

W.Va. sports bets on horizon

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WHEELING, W.Va. — The kickoff to sports betting at West Virginia casinos could happen with the start of football season this fall. State Lottery Director Alan Larrick made that comment Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act — a ...

BOE accepts school treasurer’s resignation

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WELLSVILLE — With “regrets and best wishes,” the school board accepted the resignation of district Treasurer Eva Elliott during a special meeting Wednesday. Elliott has been with the district for three years and is resigning to accept a new position in the southern portion of Ohio, with ...

BDD approves hiring of intern

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LISBON — A month after announcing they were laying off 13 employees, including two nurses, the Columbiana County Board of Developmental Disabilities voted on Wednesday to hire a student nursing intern. The board hired Taylor Siefke, paying her $12.50 per hour for up to 35 hours a week. ...

Resident honored for 100th birthday, community service

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WELLSVILLE — Emotions ran high at Tuesday night’s Village Council meeting, where the only business conducted was honoring two community members. Visibly shaken, Mayor Nancy Murray opened the meeting in tears, announcing that council would be foregoing regular business after the sudden ...