Park district hopes to expand Greenway Trail

Local News

The Columbiana County Park District is hoping to expand the Greenway Trail once again as part of a state plan to create a biking/hiking network that will eventually connect Lake Erie with the Ohio River. Park District chairwoman Dottie Betz said the trail could extend to Route 11 within ...

A quarter mile stone walking trail leads from the new Green Way Bike Trail trailhead off East High Street in Leetonia to the coke ovens park. (Salem News photo by Kevin Howell)

Dedication ceremony to be held for new park

Local News

LEETONIA - After nearly six years since first securing funds for a park behind the coke ovens, the village administration is ready to showcase the start of something special. Mayor Kevin Siembida and village council are hosting a dedication ceremony for the Leetonia Beehive Coke Oven ...



Local News

Cody Reed signs a petition at Thompson Park Saturday as a citizen against traffic cameras. 170 signatures are needed to place an initiative on the November ballot in an attempt to end the traffic camera photo enforcement in East Liverpool. Several Ohio municipalities have already successfully ...

Lisbon Jr./Sr. High School honor roll

School News

All-A Honor Roll Grade 12: Noah Barnes, Lindsey Chludzinski, Devyn Flory, Zachary Hicks, Derek Joy, Aaron Kemats, Haley Powers, Anna Shasteen, Samantha Smith, Taylor Swabey, Courtney Tolson Grade 11: Branson Brownfield, Alyssa Chestnut, Eva DeRuyter, Brian Dickson, Chandler Harris, Matthew ...

Dental Assisting Program director Jamie Stine, CDA, EFDA, works with students in the OVCT Media Center. (Submitted photo)

Our graduation ceremony

Community News

A t the East Liverpool Area Community & Learning Center, we are fortunate to have many facilities available for a wide variety of activities. The Auditorium over the past year has hosted weddings, a piano concert, music recital, book signing, lectures, children’s activities and public ...

Council agrees to move forward with tipping fee

Local News

WELLSVILLE — Village Council will reconsider an ordinance regarding charging a bulk transportation fee after agreeing to go forward with the matter during Tuesday’s meeting. With a 5-0 vote, council unanimously approved the request to order legislation that would require a 20-cent per ton ...

On Campus : President and Dean’s List

School News

Kent-ELO EAST LIVERPOOL — Students named to the Spring 2017 President’s or Dean’s from Kent State University-East Liverpool include: President’s List Wellsville: Matthew Chamberlain Dean’s List East Liverpool: Cody Anderson, Jessica Benedetto, Paige Bosworth, Chelsie Brush, ...

Marriage Licenses

Community News

Michael K. Greathouse, 33, of East Liverpool, millwright; and Rebecca A. Henderson, 30, of East Liverpool, service representative. Andre J. Cousar, 34, of New Brighton, Pa., truck driver; and Cindy M. Landis, 27, of New Brighton, registered medical assistant. Darren R. Ketchum, 43, of ...

Solid Waste District prepares to take over recycling program

Local News

LISBON — The three-county Solid Waste District is proceeding with plans to take over its recycling drop-off program, despite a last-ditch counteroffer from the current operator. The Solid Waste District (SWD) board of Columbiana, Carroll and Harrison counties agreed at this week’s special ...

Sabrina Evans

May Leo of the Month

Community News

LISBON — Sabrina Evans, Beaver Local Freshman, has been selected Leo of the Month for May. Her favorite Leo Club project was the Buddy Beaver Mentoring Program, which provided encouragement and assistance for children in Kindergarten She enjoys other community service programs such as Relay ...