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LISBON — The Mercy Health Dental Van of Youngstown will be available 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Lepper Library, Lisbon. Free or reduced pricing. Call 330-424-3117. NEW CUMBERLAND — Oak Glen Middle School will have 5th grade orientation 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22. ...

Pictured is the old county elections board/municipal court building on West Park Avenue. (Photo by Tom Giambroni)

Old elections board building to be razed

Local News

LISBON — County commissioners intend to raze the old county elections board/municipal court building on West Park Avenue. Commissioners agreed at Wednesday’s meeting to hire Total Environmental Services of Toledo for $9,865 to perform the asbestos abatement, which must be done before the ...

Lisbon Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police responded to a dispute on North Beaver Street at 5:35 p.m. Aug. 9, where Cambra Kaufman and Brandi Sanders said they were having a disagreement but nothing more. They were told by police to quit arguing in the street. A caller reported there was an upset woman at the Lepper Library at ...

‘Operation Street Smart’ seminar set for Monday

Local News

WELLSVILLE — With the dangers surrounding the opioid epidemic having hit cities and villages throughout the country, local parents and concerned citizens will have a chance to learn what they should look for concerning drug activity. The Wellsville School District is hosting “Operation ...

Wellsville Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police were called around 8 a.m. Monday to Pep’s Carryout on 18th Street and Clark Avenue for suspected drug activity. The caller stated the suspects were in a blue vehicle parked on the left side of the store. Officers spoke with Brian Z. Irwin, who stated the vehicle was overheating and he ...



Local News

The cleaning crew from Heritage Thermal Services that cleared the walking bridge in East Liverpool included (from left) Steve Emmerling, Jeremy Williams, Melody Bickerton and intern Andrew Montgomery. Not pictured is Raymond Wayne. (Submitted photo)

Columbiana County Municipal

Police & Courts

Daniel J. McCarthy, 57, Youngstown, was fined $150 for a license plate light amended from speeding. Seth E. Williams, 25, Gahanna, was fined $150 for lighted lights required amended from left of center. Kati Radman, 26, South Middle Street,Columbiana, was fined $75 for wrongful ...

Board approves assignments, transfers

Local News

NEW CUMBERLAND — As the 2017-18 school year nears, several assignments and transfers were approved Monday by the Hancock County Board of Education. Among the teachers approved were Paula Heagy as Related Arts (career awareness and exploration) teacher at Weir Middle School, Kathleen Nail as ...

East Liverpool Municipal

Police & Courts

Jerry P. Jackson, 25, Holiday Street, East Liverpool, was fined $75 for driving under suspension (license forfeiture). An Aug. 24 pretrial was set for Chelsae M. Anderson, 28, state Route 7, Lisbon, who pleaded not guilty to passing bad checks. She is accused to writing a check to Giant Eagle ...

Alternative energy plan presented to board

Local News

SALINEVILLE —Representatives from Regor Energy and Verde Solutions presented an alternative energy plan to the Southern Local Board of Education on Monday. The group led by Jon Ney of Regor Energy and Chris Yurko of Verde Solutions suggested the school district could produce enough solar ...