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Four departments respond to chimney fire

Local News

NEW WATERFORD — A chimney fire in a log home off of Carter Road brought firefighters from four departments on Saturday afternoon. New Waterford Fire Chief Greg VanPelt said when firefighters arrived there was smoke coming from around the chimney and along the roof line nearby, which is ...

North Elementary School Honor Roll

School News

1st Grade: *Rowan Adams, Hunter Adkins, Jude Aracich,*Brandon Armstrong, Wyatt Bates, Serenity Beaver, Kaydence Boyle, *Braedyn Brereton,*Cylis Brown, *Taylor Burkhammer, Lindsie Clark, *Dallas Cole,*Cameron Conley, *Alicia Corea, Emma Dalton, *Chrishauna Darby *Jocelyn Davis, Luka Davis, ...

Marriage Licenses

Community News

Joseph A. Wright, 30, Columbiana, project manager, and Sasha M. Love, 31, Columbiana, retail. William Michael Berger, 30, Wellsville, security, and Kelsey Lynn Billiter, Wellsville, registration clerk. Dean Lee Hornbeck, 32, East Liverpool, retail manager, and Angela J. Altenhof, 27, ...

Lisbon cemetery board looking for mowing help

Local News

LISBON — The village cemetery board is again seeking some help with the mowing. Board President Barry James attended this week’s council meeting to present the cemetery’s annual report for 2018 and to also request some additional help. The cemetery has one full-time and one part-time ...

Dear Annie: Writing down what’s hard to say aloud

Community News

Dear Annie: I am trying to decide if I should print out the following letter and give it to my wife. What do you think? “Dear Leigh: My goal here is not to blame or accuse or criticize. I just want to find a way to better communicate. Please don’t get angry or frustrated or feel like I ...

Speed cameras docked, LGF cut as a result

Local News

LISBON — Tucked into the new two-year state transportation budget bill signed into law by the governor is a provision financially penalizing communities that use traffic cameras, such as East Liverpool and Liverpool Township. Among other things, the bill would result in less state funding ...

Hancock County grand jury issues 45 indictments

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — Forty-five indictments were issued against area residents as part of the April term of the Hancock County grand jury, it was announced Wednesday, with many of the charges related to the possession and delivery of illegal drugs. Among those indicted were three individuals ...

College Credit Plus opportunities for Southern Local

Local News

SALINEVILLE — Incoming Southern Local freshman students will have a chance to begin working on their associates degree with classes through the Eastern Gateway Community College. High School Principal Gerald DelBoccio said the College Credit Plus classes will be offered at the high school, ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

In Common Pleas Court, Keith G. Dishler, 22, Aliquippa, Pa., pleaded guilty to complicity to robbery and felonious assault. Dishler then requested immediate sentencing and was sentenced to two years in prison. The charges were for Dishler’s actions on April 17, 2018, while spending time as an ...