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House fire left no fatals

Local News

CALCUTTA — When their Stagecoach Road home caught fire Thursday afternoon, the Beresfords were only concerned about their family pet, a mix-breed beagle dog. St. Clair Township Police Sgt. Scott Mick was the first to arrive on the scene and kicked in the front door, finding the inside of ...

Resignation leaves police department position empty

Local News

LISBON — The village police department is without its only sergeant now that Jonathan Kerchofer has resigned in order to take a position with East Liverpool. Police Chief Mike Abraham asked village council to approve the resignation during this week’s meeting. He said the department will ...

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

Deputies responded to a crash which took place on state Route 172 just west of County Home Road at 11:13 p.m. Tuesday. Michael Miller had driven off the road and rolled his truck on top of a parked vehicle. The Highway Patrol took over the crash investigation when they arrived. Deputy Sgt. ...

Columbiana County Common Pleas

Police & Courts

Due to an evidentiary issue, a charge of trafficking in cocaine against Thomas M. Redman III, 36, East Martin Street, East Palestine, has been dismissed in Common Pleas Court. Redman’s charge was part of the Operation Big Oak case. A 2008 F-150 pickup currently titled in the name of Linda ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

Police & Courts

Lucas L. Sims, 34, Thompson Avenue, East Liverpool, was served a secret indictment on Wednesday charged with felonious assault and aggravated menacing. Sims is accused of causing serious physical harm to Charles Lewis on Oct. 21. Then on Dec. 4, Sims allegedly made Lewis believe he will cause ...

Columbiana County Municipal Court

Police & Courts

A March 14 preliminary hearing and pretrial was set in county Municipal Court for Melverino E. Jones, 29, Churchill Road, Lisbon, charged with a felony assault charge and two misdemeanor charges of inducing panic and drug paraphernalia. On May 24, 2018, Jones was allegedly one of two people ...

TREE REMOVED

Local News

City street department workers removed the Christmas tree from Devon’s Diamond in East Liverpool Wednesday, using the claw truck to pick up sections once it was cut up with a chain saw. Decorations had been removed a few weeks ago. (Photo by Jo Ann Bobby Gilbert)

Columbiana County Sheriff

Police & Courts

A woman was reportedly locked out of her house on Second Street, Hanoverton, by her 31-year-old daughter at 5:44 p.m. Tuesday. When deputies arrived the woman had gotten back inside. Deputies spoke to everyone involved.

LEO CLUB

Community News

The Beaver Local Leo Club provided assistance to the Christina House, which provides shelter to domestic abuse victims. These individuals receive guidance, shelter, and personal items while residing at the house. Members of the Leo Club received a shopping list of supplies that were needed ...

Planning director out

Local News

EAST LIVERPOOL — Just 48 days after taking on his new duties as city planning director, David Dawson was let go from the position Wednesday by Mayor Ryan Stovall in what both men called a “mutual agreement” over a difference of opinion. Dawson had addressed city council’s finance ...