People participate in a protest Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, in Portland, Ore. Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge President Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President's Day. (Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)

Thousands of demonstrators across U.S. say ‘Not My President’

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Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not My President’s Day. The events on the federal holiday didn’t draw nearly as many people as the million-plus who thronged the streets following the Republican ...

Area Briefing

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ODOT weekly maintenance LISBON — The Ohio Department of Transportation, District 11, has issued the following maintenance work, this week, for Columbiana County: brush cutting along state Route 11, southbound starting at SR344; ditching along US62 from Johnson to Bandy roads; brush ...



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First Class Towing recently assisted the East Liverpool Fire Department in toppling free standing chimneys at three city residences that were destroyed last year by fire. Fire department personnel, it was reported, had attempted to knock these chimneys down while fighting the fires, but could ...

East Liverpool Police Reports

Police & Courts

Breanna Shreve, North Shadylane, reported Wednesday that sometime in the past week someone she did not know kicked in the door of her apartment, taking her 42-inch Vizio TV and some clothes. Someone reported a loud stereo at 380 N. Shadylane at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday. The accused person told ...



Community News

Oak Glen Middle School eighth grade students, under the direction of science teacher Pam Robinson, are participating in Genius Hour, a movement that allows students to explore their own passions and encourages creativity in the classroom. The search-engine giant, Google, allows its engineers to ...

Salary increase approved

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Several non-union employees in the city school district were granted the same salary increase afforded union workers by the board of education during its meeting last week. The 2 percent increase was approved for technology director Greg Dingey; psychologists Melissa ...

St. Clair Township Police Reports

Police & Courts

Police assisted a woman from Ross Street who had a fraud complaint at 10:05 a.m. Wednesday. Kelly Shenton, 46, Main Street, Wellsville, was stopped in traffic on Dresden Avenue approaching the intersection with state Route 170 at 12:12 p.m. Thursday. She moved forward and then stopped again, ...



Community News

Congratulations, Kinzley Blatch, who was the first child registered at Lepper Library to complete the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a charitable foundation with the objectives of promoting reading to newborns, infants, and toddlers; and ...

Board approves voting changes

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LISBON — Some voters in East Liverpool, St. Clair Township and Yellow Creek Township will have new polling places the next time they vote. Four precincts are being combined into two reducing the number of precincts in the county from 89 to 87. The changes to precincts and polling places ...