Johnson shares his views with EODA

Local News

STEUBENVILLE — At the end of his question-and-answer session Friday with the Eastern Ohio Development Alliance quarterly meeting at Historic Fort Steuben, U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, was asked for his views about medical marijuana. Mayor Jerry Barilla asked Johnson for his views ...

Teen charged with child endangerment, among others

Local News

LISBON — A July 26 pretrial was scheduled in Columbiana County Municipal Court for Nathaniel Baker, 19, Cleveland, a young man with a past drug-related history in Columbiana County. This time, Baker is charged with OVI first offense, failure to reinstate a license, speeding and endangering ...

Board of health discusses food service license fees

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — The city of East Liverpool’s food service license fees are reported to be lower than suggested but may go up, according to information from the East Liverpool City Health District’s Board of Health. The board discussed the fees during Wednesday’s meeting, to which the ...

Commissioners to proceed with repairs a year early

Local News

LISBON — The front entrance to the county courthouse will be closed for about four weeks starting Monday after county commissioners decided to proceed with additional repairs to the courthouse clock tower rather than waiting until next year. Commissioners this week amended its contract with ...

BWD, township trustees discussions continue

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Discussions between the Buckeye Water District’s Board of Trustees and St. Clair Township officials resumed Thursday as residents on Old Fredericktown Road hope for an answer of receiving BWD’s services soon. St. Clair Township Trustee James Sabatini provided an update on ...

Case info received by county judge

Local News

LISBON — The group East Liverpool Citizens Against Traffic Cameras and the city of East Liverpool both provided Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike with additional information about their arguments before he makes a decision in the civil case. Both attorneys, Charles ...


Local News

Billy Reed balances on one of the clock faces as he paints the county courthouse cupola gold, while Justin Davis works on the dome and the clocks from the crane basket. Reed and Davis are from the Dayton area while their company R.J. Kunkle is out of Granville, Ohio. (Photo by Patti Schaeffer)

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

Buddy Hupp, Latta Road, East Palestine, reported at 9:33 p.m. Saturday Antonio Antonas had been at the house earlier and caused a fight with Emily Matthews. Antonas struck Matthews’ chest, which Hupp did not like and he went after Antonas with the two men struggling in the driveway and the ...

Raising funds for Thompson Park

Community News

EAST LIVERPOOL — A series of vendor and craft shows has been planned to benefit Thompson Park while also highlighting local businesses, with the first one scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday, in the Upper Circle of the park. Promoter of the events, Trista Slater, said the idea ...