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Council: No decision made regarding tax-collection

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LISBON — The village may stick with using an employee to perform tax-collection duties instead of contracting out for the service. Village council had been contemplating contracting with the Regional Income Tax Agency tax administrator after Nancy Francis left for another job at the end of ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

Aaron M. Pierson, 28, Academy Street, Salineville, pleaded guilty in county Common Pleas Court to burglary, a second-degree felony, for breaking into the home of a neighbor, Sandra Lewis, on April 23 and stealing a pair of earrings. He faces up to eight years in prison and a $15,000 fine. ...

#LaurenStrong

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CALCUTTA — It was a special night for a very special young lady who has warmed the hearts of people throughout Ohio and the nation with her courage and determination. Beaver Local High School junior volleyball player Lauren Thomas was honored before the start of its match against Indian ...

East Liverpool City Police reports

Police & Courts

While on patrol at 2:43 a.m. Thursday, officers reported seeing Douglas G. Pridemore, 49, Highlandtown Drive, Wellsville, around the soda machines at Gilkinson’s Short Stop on Avondale Street. They also reported seeing his yelling at a southbound vehicle which stopped, after which Pridemore ...

Director of county’s drug court, judge share program details

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The ongoing issue of drug abuse along with a state referendum on the November ballot were discussed by Columbiana County’s current Municipal Court judge and the director of the county’s drug court at the Wellsville Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Julie Tice, director ...

Madison trustees dealing with salt issues

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WEST POINT — Madison Township officials will be looking to purchase salt for the winter, but it will be without the state’s help. During Wednesday’s township trustees meeting, road foreman Gary Mitchell discussed the matter of rock salt used for the road department’s ice and snow ...

Hancock County Arrests

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Sept. 15 Nico Viero Caraziani, 24, Poland Center Drive, Poland, Ohio. DUI 1st. Sept. 16 Jarret Ross Giliforte, 32, Maple Street, Erie, Pa., DUI Sept. 19 Jeffrey Joseph Johnson, 49, state Route 168, Georgetown, Pa., DUI 2nd. Gabriel J. Rocchio, Sub Avenue, New Cumberland, W.Va., ...

St. Clair Township Police reports

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Officers responded Wednesday afternoon to reports of a man harassing a woman outside the Dollar Tree store in Calcutta. They found the man sitting on a bench outside Walmart and said he had an open container of beer underneath him. Identified as Michael T. Landrum, 40, no address listed, he ...

State Highway Patrol / Lisbon Post

Police & Courts

Anna R. Marr, 16, Kings Court, Leetonia, was eastbound on Kelly Park Road in Fairfield Township at 9:17 p.m. Tuesday and served to miss a deer and went off the left side and overturned. She was taken to the St. Elizabeth Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. No citations were issued. ...

“See You at the Pole

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With storm clouds looming overhead and flags waving in a brisk breeze Wednesday morning, students at East Liverpool Junior-Senior High School gathered to pray before class during the annual “See You at the Pole” event. (Photo by Jo Ann Bobby-Gilbert)